Richard Rodgers



Richard Rodgers

Rating
Active
1920 to 1980
Born
June 28, 1902 in New York
Died
December 30, 1979
Location
New York, New York, United States
Genres
Classical
Biography
Richard Charles Rodgers (June 28, 1902, Arverne, Queens, New York City - December 30, 1979, New York City) was an American composer of the music for more than 900 songs and 40 Broadway musicals. He also composed music for films and television. He is best known for his songwriting partnerships with the lyricists Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein II. His compositions have had a significant impact on popular music down to the present day, and have an enduring broad appeal. Rodgers and Marvin Hamlisch are the only persons to have won an Oscar, Grammy, Emmy, Tony Award, and Pulitzer Prize.

Top Songs by Richard Rodgers


The Lady is a Tramp

by , , Lorenz Hart & Vince Giordano And The Nighthawks

Have You Met Miss Jones?

by , Lorenz Hart & Vince Giordano And The Nighthawks

This Can't be Love

by , Lorenz Hart & Conal Fowkes

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Bewitched

Bewitched

Richard Rodgers March 24, 2017

1 Tracks

Carefully Taught

Carefully Taught

India.Arie March 3, 2017

1 Tracks

Edelweiss

Edelweiss

Richard Rodgers January 20, 2017

1 Tracks

Pal Joey (1950 Studio Cast)

Pal Joey (1950 Studio Cast)

Richard Rodgers June 6, 2015

14 Tracks

Richard Rogers: Command Performance

Richard Rogers: Command Performance

Richard Rodgers August 1, 2014

23 Tracks

The Sound of Music (Original Broadway Cast 1959)

The Sound of Music (Original Broadway Cast 1959)

Richard Rodgers December 8, 2013

15 Tracks

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