Happy Birthday Steve Winwood: Live YouTube Playlist
Steve Winwood celebrates his 71st birthday today. The multi-talented British musician’s impressive resume includes stints with Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers Traffic, early blues rockers The Spencer Davis Group and the supergroup Blind Faith, as well as harnessing his own successful solo career.
In honor of Winwood’s birthday, Sunday Cinema this week presents a YouTube playlist of pro-shot live performance videos. Winwood can be seen in a variety of settings performing classic songs from throughout his storied career.
Among the footage are videos of Windwood playing Blind Faith’s “Can’t Find My Way Home,” Traffic’s “John Barleycorn” and “Dear Mr. Fantasy” and with Warren Haynes The Spencer Davis Group’s “Gimmie Some Lovin.’” There are additional clips of his solo hits “Back In The High Life Again” and “Higher Love.” Winwood can also be seen participating in an all-star rendition of “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” with Prince, Tom Petty and others. Click through the below playlist to watch Steve Winwood performing live: