Burton Cummings, Legitimate
Ken Barnes, Phonograph Record, December 1976
VANCOUVER For perhaps the fifth time in 20 minutes, the phone in Burton Cummings' Vancouver hotel suite rings, cutting the artist off in mid-answer. "I've been in the business for 13 or 14 years," he pauses to reflect, "and this is the first time I've been convinced I should register under a different name...You can smell the success."
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