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Argent was an English band formed in 1969 by keyboardist Rod Argent after the Zombies split up. He joined forces with Russ Ballard (guitar, vocals), Jim Rodford (bass), and Bob Henrit (drums). Argent and Ballard were the primary writers, and over the course of seven studio releases, they scored a number of hit singles, including "Hold You Head Up" and "God Gave Rock and Roll to You." The group disbanded in 1976, with members going on to other projects, though various combinations have reunited for festivals and brief tours.
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Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Argent — Circus Argent — Circus
(Sony Music EICP 1019, 1975/2008, CD)
Argent — Counterpoints Argent — Counterpoints
(United Artists UA-LA560-G, 1975, LP)
Argent — Encore Argent — Encore
(BGO BGOCD588, 1974/2003, CD)
Argent — Nexus Argent — Nexus
(Sony Music 489442 2, 1974/2012, CD)
Argent — In Deep Argent — In Deep
(Epic 480529 2, 1973/2000, CD)
Argent — All Together Now Argent — All Together Now
(Koch KOC-CD-7941, 1972/1997, CD)
Argent — Ring of Hands Argent — Ring of Hands
(Sony Music A-30997, 1970/1999, CD)
Argent — Argent Argent — Argent
(BGO BGOCD110, 1969/1991, CD)

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