Aug082020

Burt Bacharach

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. Read more on Last.fm

Track: Trains And Boats And Planes

Most Played Tracks as Scrobbled to Last.fm

# Title Plays
1What The World Needs Now Is Love
102243
2I'll Never Fall In Love Again
81302
3South American Getaway
72968
4The Look Of Love
71357
5This Guy's In Love With You
62382
6Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head
59933
7I Say A Little Prayer
54244
8Something Big
44663
9Alfie
37126
10Trains And Boats And Planes
33514

Other Album Releases:

All Time Greats
Hit Maker!
A Boy Called Po (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
What the World Needs Now (The Music of Burt Bacharach)
Best of the Early Years
When Ronan Met Burt
Live At The Sydney Opera House
Live At The Sydney Opera House (Special Edition)
At This Time
What The World Needs Now: Burt Bacharach Classics

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