- Name: Randy Newman
- Born: 11/28/1943 (77 years old)
- Occupation: Singer-songwriter, arranger, musician, pianist
- Website: randynewman.com
Randall Stuart Newman (born November 28, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger and composer known for his Southern-affected singing style, early Americana-influenced songs (often with mordant or satirical lyrics), and various film scores. His best-known songs as a recording artist are “Short People” (1977), “I Love L.A.” (1983), and “You’ve Got a Friend in Me” (1995), while other artists have enjoyed more success with cover versions of his “Mama Told Me Not to Come” (1966), “I Think It’s Going to Rain Today” (1968) and “You Can Leave Your Hat On” (1972).
Birth Name: Randall Stuart Newman
Alias: Randall Stuart Newman
Genre: Rock, pop, R&B, Americana
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Randy Newman quotes :
It's funny; people get so doctrinaire about music. It should be the last thing you don't have an open mind about.Randy Newman