Burt Bacharach Among Inaugural Acts for Japan’s Billboard Live Yokohama

Burt Bacharach Among Inaugural Acts for Japan’s Billboard Live Yokohama

INTERNATIONAL Hanshin Contents Link Corporation, the master licensee of the Billboard brand in Japan, is set to debut its third venue in Yokohama this spring, and announced the inaugural lineup for the 300-seat club and restaurant. “Nights weaving history and tradition” is the theme of Billboard Live YOKOHAMA, opening its doors April 12 in the Kitanaka area.

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Burt to receive ICON Award from Guild of Music Supervisors

The Guild of Music Supervisors has announced that Burt Bacharach will recieve its Icon Award at the guild’s 10th annual award ceremony. The awards celebrate outstanding achievement in the craft of Music Supervision in movies, television, games, advertising, and trailers. This year’s ceremony will take place Feb. 6 at The Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles.

FOSSE/VERDON, FROZEN 2 Among Nominees for Guild of Music Supervisors Awards – See Full List!

The Guild of Music Supervisors announced today the nominees of their landmark 10th annual award ceremony celebrating outstanding achievement in the craft of Music Supervision in movies, television, games, advertising, and trailers. Crowning the evening will be this year’s Icon Award honoree composer and lyricist Burt Bacharach.

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Burt Bacharach announces 2020 concerts in Japan

This April, Burt Bacharach hits the road again, returning to Japan for the first time since a series of dates in 2014. This year, Burt will appear at Billboard Live Osaka on April 1 & 4. He’ll appear at Billboard Live Tokyo on April 6, 7, 9 and 10. And he’ll appear at Billboard Live Yokohama on April 12, 14 and 15.

As always, for the most up-to-date concert listings, check out the On Tour page.

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Burt Bacharach at LA’s Saban Theatre: Still Performing His Incomparable Songs at 91

Billboard just published this nice review of Burt’s show from Friday night.

Burt Bacharach at L.A.’s Saban Theatre: Still Performing His Incomparable Songs at 91

Burt Bacharach doesn’t need to perform-he wrote literally dozens of hits that have made him a wealthy man. But there he was on stage at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Friday (Dec. 13), performing some of the most beloved songs of the modern pop era.

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Costello album featuring Bacharach earns Grammy nomination

Nominees for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards were announced yesterday, and included in that number is Elvis Costello & The Imposters’ album titled Look Now, which was nominated in the Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album category.

The album features three collaborations with Burt Bacharach: “Don’t Look Now,”  “Photographs Can Lie” and “He’s Given Me Things.” In addition, Burt arranges and plays piano on “Don’t Look Now” and “Photographs Can Lie.”

2020 GRAMMY Nominations: See the Full List

Could this be music’s biggest night yet? The Recording Academy, along with GRAMMYs host Alicia Keys and pop star Bebe Rexha, rose and shone on Wednesday morning to announce nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards. Lizzo is the year’s most nominated artist — with 8 total nominations — followed by Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X, with six nominations a piece.

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New date announced

Burt Bacharach will perform at the Canyon at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Dec, 13. For tickets, visit the link below.

Burt Bacharach

Six decades into one of songwriting’s most successful and honored careers – marked by 48 Top 10 hits, nine #1

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Remembering “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head”

Remembering Butch Cassidy’s Controversial Smash Hit, “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head”

Watching the scene on a moviola, Bacharach knew the song would start with a ukulele, he wrote in his autobiography, Anyone Who Had a Heart. “I wrote the entire melody, and the only words that kept running through my mind from top to bottom were ‘Raindrops keep fallin’ on my head,'” he recalled.

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Live review: Burt Bacharach, Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow, Fri 26 Jul

Live review: Burt Bacharach, Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow, Fri 26 Jul

‘What the World Needs Now is Love’ is a glorious way to start any concert. And it’s just the first of many musical gems at the fingertips of songwriter and composer Burt Bacharach. At the age of 91 it’s amazing that Bacharach is still performing. When he shuffles on stage in his trackies at first…

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Live Report: Burt Bacharach at The Iveagh Gardens, Dublin

Live Report: Burt Bacharach at The Iveagh Gardens, Dublin | Hotpress

Simply Some Of The Greatest Songs Ever Written. Pat Carty Gets Swept Away. Picture: Miguel Ruiz. If you were inclined to sit down and compile a list of the greatest songwriters of them all, there are a few names that could not but be included. Lennon & McCartney? Sure. Dylan?

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June concert in Rancho Cucamonga, California, announced

Burt has added a June 14, 2019, performance at the Lewis Family Playhouse in Rancho Cucamonga, California, to his tour schedule. As always, visit the On Tour page for the latest confirmed tour dates.

Burt Bacharach – Lewis Family Playhouse Tickets and Events – Lewis Family Playhouse

8 time Grammy Award winner and 3 time Academy Award winner, world renowned composer Burt Bacharach joins us for a one night only concert!

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