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Name  Tony Arata

Role  Singer-songwriter
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Education  Georgia Southern University
Albums  Such Is Life, Way Back When
Awards  Academy of Country Music Award for Song of the Year
Nominations  Grammy Award for Best Country Song, Country Music Association Award for Song of the Year
Similar People  Garth Brooks, Pat Alger, Fred Knoblock, Thom Schuyler, Kent Blazy

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Anthony Michael "Tony" Arata (born October 10, 1957) is an American singer-songwriter. His best known song is "The Dance", a number-one U.S. country hit for Garth Brooks in 1990. Other artists who have recorded his songs include Suzy Bogguss, Lee Roy Parnell, Patty Loveless, Trisha Yearwood and Emmylou Harris He was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2012.


Arata was born and grew up in Savannah, Georgia, attended the Georgia Southern University, and moved to Nashville in 1986.

He recorded for Noble Vision Records in 1984, charting two singles on the Hot Country Songs charts. He also released an album, The Change. In 2000, Arata released his album, Way Back Then. He released a further album Such Is Life, in 2005.

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