Rufus Wainwright
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1973-07-22
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Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright Biography (Wikipedia)

Rufus McGarrigle Wainwright (born July 22, 1973) is an American-Canadian singer, songwriter, and composer. He has recorded seven albums of original music and numerous tracks on compilations and film soundtracks. He has also written a classical opera and set Shakespeare sonnets to music for a theater piece by Robert Wilson.

Wainwright's self-titled debut album was released through DreamWorks Records in May 1998. His second album, Poses, was released in June 2001. Wainwright's third and fourth studio albums, Want One (2003) and Want Two (2004), were repackaged as the double album Want in 2005. In 2007, Wainwright released his fifth studio album Release the Stars and his first live album Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall. His second live album Milwaukee at Last!!! was released in 2009, followed by the studio albums All Days Are Nights: Songs for Lulu (2010) and Out of the Game (2012). The double album Prima Donna (2015), was a recording of his opera of the same name. His ninth studio album Take All My Loves: 9 Shakespeare Sonnets (2016), featured nine adaptions of Shakespeare's sonnets.

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Sally Ann
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Sally Ann
Pink Martini
Blue Moon
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Blue Moon
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Hallelujah (Radio 2 Session, 11 Jun 2015)
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Hallelujah (Radio 2 Session, 11 Jun 2015)
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Across The Universe
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Across The Universe
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Oh What A World
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Oh What A World
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April Fools
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April Fools
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Hallelujah
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Hallelujah
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Crumb By Crumb
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Crumb By Crumb
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The One You Love
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The One You Love
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Out Of The Game
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Out Of The Game
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Cigarettes And Chocolate Milk
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Cigarettes And Chocolate Milk
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Spotlight On Christmas
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Spotlight On Christmas
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Baby It's Cold Outside (feat. Sharon Van Etten)
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Baby It's Cold Outside (feat. Sharon Van Etten)
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I Don't Know What It Is
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I Don't Know What It Is
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Dinner At Eight
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Dinner At Eight
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Going To A Town
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Going To A Town
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The Art Teacher
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The Art Teacher
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When In Disgrace With Fortune And Men's Eyes (Sonnet 29)
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When In Disgrace With Fortune And Men's Eyes (Sonnet 29)
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Scene 3: Vocalise (From "Prima Donna")
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Scene 3: Vocalise (From "Prima Donna")
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A woman's face (5 Shakespeare Sonnets)
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A woman's face (5 Shakespeare Sonnets)
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Rules And Regulations
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Rules And Regulations
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Poses
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Poses
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Upcoming Events

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Rufus Wainwright, Rachel Eckroth
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK
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2019
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Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK
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2019
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Custom House Square, Belfast, UK
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May
2019
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Belfast Cathedral (St Anne's), Belfast, UK

Past BBC Events

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2016
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-04-27T03:00:59
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2016
Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2016

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2016

Royal Albert Hall
Last Night of The Proms Celebrations: 2014
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London
2014-09-13T03:00:59
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Sep
2014
Last Night of The Proms Celebrations: 2014

Last Night of The Proms Celebrations: 2014

London
Proms 2014: Prom 74: Late Night with … Rufus Wainwright
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-09-11T03:00:59
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Sep
2014
Proms 2014: Prom 74: Late Night with … Rufus Wainwright

Proms 2014: Prom 74: Late Night with … Rufus Wainwright

Royal Albert Hall
Glastonbury: 2013
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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Jun
2013
Glastonbury: 2013

Glastonbury: 2013

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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