Artist picture of Benjamin Orr

Benjamin Orr

1 366 fãs

Ouça todas as faixas de Benjamin Orr na Deezer

Top músicas do artista

Stay the Night Benjamin Orr 04:24
This Time Around Benjamin Orr 05:06
When You're Gone Benjamin Orr 04:48
Skyline Benjamin Orr 04:06
Hold On Benjamin Orr 04:29
The Lace Benjamin Orr 04:19
Spinning Benjamin Orr 04:26
In Circles Benjamin Orr 04:30
That's the Way Benjamin Orr 04:03
Too Hot to Stop Benjamin Orr 04:19

Lançamento mais popular

Novos lançamentos de Benjamin Orr na Deezer

Too Hot to Stop
In Circles
Stay the Night

Álbuns populares

Benjamin Orr: Álbuns mais populares

Artistas semelhantes

Artistas similares a Benjamin Orr

Destaque em

Ouça Benjamin Orr na Deezer

Para todos os moods


Benjamin Orzechowski (September 8, 1947), better known as Benjamin Orr, is an American singer-songwriter who rose to fame as one of the founders of the rock group The Cars. Born in Lakewood, Ohio, he developed a love for music from a very early age, mastering the guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, and drums. He made his debut with the band The Grasshoppers, with whom he released the singles “Mod Socks” and “Pink Champagne (and Red Roses)” in 1965. After striking a musical partnership in the early 60s with singer Ric Ocasek, the duo played in a couple of bands together and then recruited guitarist Elliot Easton, keyboardist Greg Hawkes, and drummer David Robinson to form The Cars. Benjamin Orr provided vocals for some of the group’s biggest hits, including “Just What I Needed,” “Let’s Go,” and “Drive,” their biggest hit in the United States. Co-written with his longtime girlfriend Diane Grey Page, his solo studio debut The Lace came out in 1986 and spawned the Top 40 pop hit “Stay the Night.” After The Cars’ breakup in 1988, Benjamin Orr continued to perform with his band ORR as well as with the covers project Big People. In April 2000, he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, an illness that would claim his life in October of that year.