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Howard Ashman

Howard Ashman
Born: May 17, 1950 in Baltimore, MD
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Died: Mar 14, 1991 in Los Angeles, CA
Genre: Other, Pop/Rock, Classical
Biography: The songwriting team of lyricist Howard Ashman and composer Alan Menken earned their greatest renown scoring Disney's latter-day animated classics The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast. Born in Baltimore on May 17, 1950, Ashman studied at Boston University before earning his master's degree from ...Read full biography
Little Shop of Horrors [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Released: 1986
Label: Broadway Mca
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In 1978 Alan Menken and Howard Ashman created a new musical take on Roger Corman's 1960 film Little Shop Of Horrors, which became a Broadway hit. Both involve a man-eating, Venus flytrap-inspired plant ...Read full review
Howard Sings Ashman
Released: 2008
Label: PS Classics
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On March 14, 1991, the day lyricist/librettist/director Howard Ashman died at age 40 of complications from AIDS, he had been responsible for one long-running off-Broadway musical, Little Shop of Horrors, ...Read full review
More Howard Ashman albums: Main Albums (2)