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Terry Jacks (I)

Singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer Terry Jacks was born on March 29, 1944 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. A member of the hippie generation, Jacks resisted his family's wishes to become an architect and decided to pursue a career in music instead. In the mid 60s Terry joined the Vancouver, British Columbia-based band The Chessmen as ... See full bio »

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Things Behind the Sun
Hard Core Logo
Hard Core Logo Soundtrack
Cherish Soundtrack


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 2012 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas (2012) ... (performer: "Seasons in the Sun")
 2010 Kids in the Hall: Death Comes to Town (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dead Man Walking (2010) ... (writer: "Where Evil Grows")
 2009 This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Seasons in the Sun")
 2002 Cherish (performer: "Seasons in the Sun")
 2001 Things Behind the Sun (performer: "Where Evil Grows" - as Terrence Ross Jacks) / (writer: "Where Evil Grows" - as Terrence Ross Jacks)
 1996 Hard Core Logo (writer: "Which Way You Goin' Billy?")
 1970 The Darin Invasion (TV Movie) (performer: "Which Way You Goin', Billy?" - as The Poppy Family)
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Appears in the music video for "Where Evil Grows" by the punk band D.O.A. See more »

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The Poppy Family

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Named his power boat Seasons in the Sun after his hugely successful 1974 international smash hit song of the same name.

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