Randy NewmanAmerican singer-songwriter. Born 28 November 1943
Randy Newman Biography (Wikipedia)
Randall Stuart Newman (born November 28, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, composer and pianist who is known for his distinctive voice, mordant (and often satirical) pop songs and film scores.
Since the 1980s, Newman has worked mostly as a film composer. His film scores include Ragtime, Awakenings, The Natural, Leatherheads, Cats Don't Dance, Meet the Parents, Cold Turkey and Seabiscuit. He has scored eight Disney-Pixar animated films: Toy Story, A Bug's Life, Toy Story 2, Monsters, Inc., Cars, Toy Story 3, Monsters University and Cars 3, as well as Disney's The Princess and the Frog and James and the Giant Peach.
Newman has received twenty Academy Award nominations in the Best Original Score and Best Original Song categories and has won twice in the latter category. He has also won three Emmys, seven Grammy Awards and the Governor's Award from the Recording Academy.
Newman was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2002 for classics such as "Short People", and as a Disney Legend in 2007. He was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2013.
- Randy Newman - It's A Jungle Out Therehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4k7z.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4k7z.jpg2017-08-28T19:00:00.000ZRandy Newman performing at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d49ys
Randy Newman - It's A Jungle Out There
- Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Todayhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4jkg.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4jkg.jpg2017-08-28T17:00:00.000ZRandy Newman performing at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d49zc
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today
- Randy Newman - Putinhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4j8t.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4j8t.jpg2017-08-27T23:01:00.000ZRandy Newman performing at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d49z2
Randy Newman - Putin
- Randy Newman - Lonely At The Tophttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4hv4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4hv4.jpg2017-08-26T23:01:00.000ZRandy Newman performing at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d49yx
Randy Newman - Lonely At The Top
- Randy Newman - The Great Debate (excerpt)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4h54.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d4h54.jpg2017-08-25T23:01:00.000ZRandy Newman performing at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d49zn
Randy Newman - The Great Debate (excerpt)
- Randy Newman - God's Song (That's Why I Love Mankind)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d49b3.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d49b3.jpg2017-08-24T23:01:00.000ZRandy Newman playing live at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d48c4
Randy Newman - God's Song (That's Why I Love Mankind)
- Randy Newman on writing for Toy Storyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d6r47.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d6r47.jpg2017-08-24T13:15:00.000ZThe legendary songwriter speaks to John Wilson about writing for Pixar movies.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d6pq6
Randy Newman on writing for Toy Story
- Randy Newman - Sail Awayhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d46qb.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05d46qb.jpg2017-08-23T23:01:00.000ZRandy Newman playing live at Maida Vale for Mastertapeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05d44nj
Randy Newman - Sail Away
- "I Don't Try And Write A Hit, I Can't Do It"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p056fvlq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p056fvlq.jpg2017-06-20T12:33:00.000ZLauren chats to the legendary Randy Newman about many topics, including his new albumhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p056ftvb
"I Don't Try And Write A Hit, I Can't Do It"
- Ralph McTellhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03mxg74.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03mxg74.jpg2016-03-20T17:05:00.000ZRalph McTell spoke to Johnnie Walker about his memories of the 70s.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03mxgb7
- Randy Newman is inducted in to the Singers' Hall of Famehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0341sbb.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0341sbb.jpg2015-10-01T11:47:00.000ZRandy Newman is inducted in to the Singers' Hall of Famehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0341sdb
Randy Newman is inducted in to the Singers' Hall of Fame
- Jack Pack Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02v820v.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02v820v.jpg2015-06-21T12:41:00.000ZThe Britain's Got Talent quartet performed two songs with a live jazz backing. They covered 'Mack The Knife' and gave us an exclusive taste of the Randy Newman penned 'Forever'https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02v821l
Jack Pack Live in Session
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