Burt Bacharach



Burt Bacharach

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1957
Born
May 12, 1928 in Kansas City
Location
, New York, United States
Biography
Bacharach studied music at McGill University and the Mannes School of Music. In the 1950s and the early 1960s he was the pianist, arranger and bandleader for Marlene Dietrich with whom he toured. He teamed with lyricist Hal David and others to write many popular songs in the 1960s and 1970s. Bacharach's music has been sung by a number of popular singers including The Beatles,The Carpenters, Aretha Franklin, Jack Jones, Tom Jones, Dusty Springfield, Luther Vandross and The Drifters. He met Dionne Warwick, with whom he would form a famed collaboration.

Top Songs by Burt Bacharach


Close To You

by , Richard Balcombe, Mary Carewe & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


What the World Needs Now (The Music of Burt Bacharach)

What the World Needs Now (The Music of Burt Bacharach)

Burt Bacharach June 4, 2013

23 Tracks

Reach Out

Reach Out

Burt Bacharach January 17, 2013

11 Tracks

Anyone Who Had A Heart - The Art Of The Songwriter / Best Of

Anyone Who Had A Heart - The Art Of The Songwriter / Best Of

Burt Bacharach January 1, 2013

40 Tracks

Best of the Early Years

Best of the Early Years

Burt Bacharach December 4, 2012

15 Tracks

When Ronan Met Burt

When Ronan Met Burt

Burt Bacharach March 21, 2011

10 Tracks

Live At The Sydney Opera House (Special Edition)

Live At The Sydney Opera House (Special Edition)

Burt Bacharach January 1, 2008

43 Tracks

The Definitive Burt Bacharach Songbook

The Definitive Burt Bacharach Songbook

Burt Bacharach November 20, 2006

47 Tracks

Burt Bacharach & Friends GOLD

Burt Bacharach & Friends GOLD

Burt Bacharach October 10, 2006

39 Tracks

Gold - Burt Bacharach & Friends

Gold - Burt Bacharach & Friends

Burt Bacharach October 10, 2006

41 Tracks

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