Bruce Springsteen Facts
- Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen is also popular by his nickname - 'The Boss'.
- His songs carry the Americana sentiments and are centered on his native New Jersey.
- Born in the U.S.A. and Born to Run are two of his all time popular works.
- He won 21 Grammy Awards, two Golden Globes and an Academy Award.
- He was raised a Roman Catholic.
- He was a college drop out.
- He was inspired by Elvis Presley.
- He supported Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign.
- On March 15, 2012, he was the keynote speaker at the annual SXSW Conference in Austin, Texas.
- His songs carry musical influence of the American popular music, folk, blues and country.
- He was a member of many musical bands including the The E Street Band.