“I really thought maybe I’d have to die first,” Randy told Rolling Stone. “I didn’t think it would happen if it didn’t happen, you know, a little earlier. But this is great. I’m really glad it happened when I was still around to see it.” Rolling Stone has more information here. The Rock and Roll Hall […]
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences tweeted “Congratulations Randy Newman, Winner of Best Original Song for ‘We Belong Together’ – This is his second Oscars Win.” — “I’m very grateful for this and surprised. My percentages aren’t great. I’ve been nominated 20 times and this is the 2nd time I won. At the Academy, […]
In February 2011, Randy won the 2010 Grammy for “Best Score Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media”! If you don’t believe it, check the Wikipedia..
On February 11, 2011, Randy Newman was inducted into The Louisiana Music Hall Of Fame during a concert at the Manship Theater of the Shaw Center for the Arts in Baton Rouge, LA. Click here to read the whole story.
Randy picked up an award at the August 21st Creative Emmys ceremony! “When I’m Gone,” written for the “Monk” finale, prevailed in the 2010 Original Music and Lyrics category. Variety has posted a list of Emmy winners.
Randy’s star is firmly in place in front of Musso & Frank’s Grill at 6667 Hollywood Boulevard. John Lasseter (of Pixar) and Eric Idle (of Monty Python) honored Randy with brief speeches. Now you finally have a reason to wander through Los Angeles! For the rest of the story, click here! For the KABC News […]
“Mr. Newman has transformed our nation’s deepest anxieties into great American song.”—The New York Times “One of the most venerated songwriters of his generation.”—USA Today Nonesuch Records will release Randy Newman’s first album of new material in nine years August 5, entitled Harps and Angels. The recipient of the 2002 Academy Award for Best […]
Little Criminals are members of one of Randy Newman’s support groups (a.k.a. “fan club”). You can join the ongoing online Yahoo! Groups discussion at http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/randygroup/. Mama Told Me Not To Sing: The Songs of Randy Newman, as Sung by His Fans Little Criminals Records #LCD-1143 Released in June 1999 Mama Told Me Not To Come […]