The River

A blowout double-album split evenly between huge house-party numbers (and a wealth of live staples) and darker, real-world tales in the vein of the title track, The River represented a Springsteen out to explore the emerging dualities of his music.

Released: October 17, 1980
Label: Columbia Records
Produced By: Bruce Springsteen, Jon Landau, Steven Van Zandt