Fortunate Son Introduction
Forty years later, the political heat of the moment has faded (maybe), but the song remains one of the great rockers of all time. Tap your feet and shout along with John Fogerty: "It ain't me, it ain't me…"
About the Song
|Artist||Creedence Clearwater Revival||Musician(s)||John Fogerty (vocals, guitar), Tom Fogerty (guitar), Stu Cook (bass), Doug Clifford (drums)|
|Album||Willy and the Poor Boys|
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On the Charts"Fortunate Son," the B-side from Willy and the Poor Boys, peaked at #14 on the U.S. charts. "Down on the Corner," from the same record, was a bigger commercial hit, peaking at #3.
Rolling Stone ranked "Fortunate Son" #99 on their list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time."