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Andrew Gold

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Born: Aug 2, 1951 in Burbank, CA
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Died: Jun 3, 2011 in Encino, CA
Genre: Pop/Rock, Folk
Biography: Best remembered for his mid-'70s smashes "Lonely Boy" and "Thank You for Being a Friend," pop singer/songwriter Andrew Gold was born in Burbank, California on August 2, 1951. The son of composer Ernest Gold (who won an Academy Award for his score to the film Exodus) and vocalist Marni Nixon (the singing ...Read full biography
All This & Heaven Too
Released: 1978
Label: WEA International
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What's Wrong with This Picture?
Released: 1976
Label: WEA
Critics' Rating:
What's Wrong With This Picture? continued in the same vein as Andrew Gold's first release, only this time the emphasis is on covers rather than original material. Herein lies his Top 40 hit "Lonely Boy," ...Read full review
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