This day (May 12, 1928), in Kansas City, Missouri, is born Burt Bacharach, an American pianist, composer and music producer.
Digest Tracklist :
That’s What Friends Are For (Glastonbury 2015) . Walk On By & A Little Prayer (2009) . Any Day Now (2008) . w/ Adele – Baby It’S You (2008) . w/ Rufus Wainwright – Kentucky bluebird (2005) . w/ Ronald Isley – Alfie (2004) . w/ Dionne Warwick – Loneliness Remembers What Happiness Forgets . w/ Vikki Carr – The Look Of Love (1973) . w/ Barbara Streisand – Close To You (1971) .
South American Getaway . What The World Needs Now Is Love . The Look Of Love . I’ll Never Fall In Love Again . This Guy’s In Love With You . I Say A Little Prayer . Trains And Boats And Planes . Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head . Alfie . Do You Know The Way To San Jose .
His Life and his Music (BBC) . Interview at Library of Congress On Composing (2012) . Because It’s a Lonely World (w/ Elvis Costello, Channel 4) .