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Jimmy Barnes
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Vocalist
    (April 28, 1956- )
    Nickname is 'Barnsy'
    Birth name is James Dixon Swan
    Frontman for the Band 'Cold Chisel' (1973-1983)
    Recorded 'Good Times' and 'Laying Down The Law' together with INXS for the 'Lost Boys' soundtrack
    Wrote an Autobiography called 'Say it Loud'
    Hit songs are 'Working Class Man,' 'Cheap Wine,' 'Khe Sahn' and 'Breakfast At Sweethearts'
    His music is popular among 'bogans' (Australian rednecks).
    He developed a raspy singing voice after years of performing.
    He recorded the controversial song 'Khe Sahn' with his band 'Cold Chisel' which refers to Vietnam war vets, drugs and prostitutes.
    His first son was born when he was a teenager.
    His kids formed a band known as 'The Tinlids.'
    He performed a duet with Tina Turner.
    He named his first live album 'Barnestorming.'
    He is claimed as an Australian icon despite being Scottish.
    He appeared in KFC television commercials.
    When he was sixteen, he replaced Bon Scott (later of AC/DC) in the band 'The Fraternity.'
    He is a horse enthusiast and owns a farm.
    He supported his children's music careers.
    He has many tribute shows touring Australian pubs and clubs.

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