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Steve Goodman (July 25, 1948 – September 20, 1984) was an American folk music singer-songwriter from Chicago, Illinois. The writer of "City of New Orleans", made popular by Arlo Guthrie, Goodman won two Grammy Awards.

The Chicago-born singer-songwriter, was discovered by Kris Kristofferson. He collaborated with close friend John Prine throughout his career. His superb guitar ability (honed at Chicago's Old Town School…

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  • Why no similar artists???
  • kalt sdrawkcab
  • I was looking for city of new orleans did't know how many albums he had made,will now be playing some.
  • he left us way too soon On the outside, looking in! RIP and thanks for the music!
  • I like to think that when I get to heaven Steve Goodman and Harry Caray will be right there to greet me with a couple pints and a cigar.
  • Just discovered Steve Goodman today. I'm blown away. He just shines - and makes me feel like I'm shining.
  • horrible he doesn't have 1 million plays on here yet :(
  • Let's all vote for the other picture which shouldn't be cropped horizontally from the middle of Steve's face like the one we see now.
  • Remember seeing him with John Prine at the Cambridge Folk Festival (in 1973 I think it was) - classic!

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