Tom Cochrane

Rock music, Musical Artist

1953 –

15

Who is Tom Cochrane?

Thomas William "Tom" Cochrane, OC is a Canadian musician, best known for his hit songs "Life Is a Highway", "Lunatic Fringe", "Human Race" and "I Wish You Well". Cochrane fronted the Canadian rock band Red Rider and has won seven Juno Awards. He is a member of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, an Officer of the Order of Canada, has an Honorary Doctorate from Brandon University and is an Honorary Colonel in the Royal Canadian Air Force. In September 2009, he was inducted onto the Canadian Walk of Fame.

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Born
May 14, 1953
Lynn Lake
Also known as
  • Cochrane, Tom
  • Tom Cochran
  • Thomas William Cochrane
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Education
  • Martingrove Collegiate Institute
  • Honorary degree
Lived in
  • Oakville
  • Toronto

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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