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Tom Petty

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thomas Earl "Tom" Petty (born October 20, 1950) is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and was a founding member of the late 1980s supergroup Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch. He has also performed under the pseudonyms of Charlie T. Wilbury, Jr. and Muddy Wilbury. He has recorded a number of hit singles with the Heartbreakers and as a solo artist, many of which remain heavily played on adult contemporary and classic rock radio. His music, notably his hits, has become popular among younger generations as he continues to host sold-out shows. Throughout his career, Petty and his collaborators have sold 60 million albums. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Petty, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 20, 1950 In Gainesville, Florida, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
16
First Appeared:
In the movie Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert 1986-07-04
Latest Project:
Movie Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled 2014-05-19
Known For
Poster of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert
Poster of America: A Tribute to Heroes
Poster of King of the Hill
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography
Movie Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled Himself 2014-05-19
Movie Sound City Himself 2013-01-18
Movie Mr. Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO Himself 2012-10-05
Movie The True History Of The Traveling Wilburys Himself 2007-06-12
Movie Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream Himself 2007-10-14
Series Classic Albums Unknown 2006-01-27
Movie Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert 2005-01-11
Movie Concert for George Himself 2002-11-29
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: High Grass Dogs - Live from the Fillmore Himself 1999-11-09
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Movie The Postman Bridge City Mayor 1997-12-25
Movie Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Playback 1995-01-01
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Made in Heaven Stanky 1987-11-06
Movie Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert 1986-07-04