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BIO: Donald "Don" McLean is an American singer-songwriter. He is most famous for the 1971 album American Pie, containing the renowned songs "American Pie" and "Vincent". Wikipedia Born: October 2, 1945 (age 67), New Rochelle Spouse: Patrisha Shnier (m. 1987) Education: Villanova University, Iona Preparatory School, Iona College Record labels: United Artists Records, EMI America Records Songs American Pie 1971 Vincent 1971 And I Love You So 1970 Castles in the Air 1970 Crying 1971 Babylon 1971 Wonderful Baby 1971 Empty Chairs 1971 Broken 2010 Crossroads 1971 Birthday Song 1972 Mountains of Mourne 1974 The Grave 1971 Everybody Loves Me, Baby If We Try 1972

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BOB GENTRY Releases New Single 'My Mistake' Photo BOB GENTRY Releases New Single 'My Mistake'
by TV News Desk - October 14, 2020

Singer-Songwriter BOB GENTRY is releasing his new single, “My Mistake,” today....
Don McLean To Perform Hour-Long Live Stream Concert On The 615 Hideaway & RFD-TV Photo Don McLean To Perform Hour-Long Live Stream Concert On The 615 Hideaway & RFD-TV
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2020

On Monday, September 28 at 5pm ET / 4pm CT McLean will take the stage and perform his classic hits and fan favorites such as 'Botanical Gardens,' 'And I Love You So,' 'Greenback Dollar,' 'American Pie,' 'Vincent (Starry, Starry Night),' and more. ...
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by TV News Desk - August 31, 2020

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Don McLean To Appear On An Episode Of THE SONG Photo Don McLean To Appear On An Episode Of THE SONG
by TV News Desk - August 26, 2020

Don McLean is a Grammy award honoree, a Songwriters Hall of Fame member, a BBC Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, and his smash hit a?oeAmerican Piea?? resides in the Library of Congress National Recording Registry and was named by the Recording Industry of America (RIAA) as a top 5 song of the 2...
173 Songs From 11 Albums By Don McLean Now All Available Via Digital Stream Photo 173 Songs From 11 Albums By Don McLean Now All Available Via Digital Stream
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2020

Time Life announces a new digital distribution partnership with GrammyAward-winning artist and Songwriter Hall of Fame member Don McLean to bring new and previously unavailable music to the marketplace, using its significant internal sales and marketing resources along with an international distribu...
Don McLean To Be The Focus Of The Big Interview With Dan Rather Photo Don McLean To Be The Focus Of The Big Interview With Dan Rather
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2020

 Songwriter Hall of Fame member and BBC Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Don McLean joins Dan Rather for a special evening, opening up about what has shaped and defined him as an artist, fellow superstar influences, and the making of Recording Industry of America (RIAA) top 5 song of the 20th Ce...
Don McLean Inks Recording Deal With Time Life Photo Don McLean Inks Recording Deal With Time Life
by TV News Desk - February 27, 2020

Songwriter Hall of Fame member Don McLean has amassed a plethora of albums throughout his 50-year career, which began in 1969, and quickly soared his status to stardom with the 1971 release of American Pie. Now, in 2020, many of the recordings which has been unavailable on any digital platform will ...
#AmericanPie Trends After Tyson Fury Sings Don McLean's Classic Following Win Over De Photo #AmericanPie Trends After Tyson Fury Sings Don McLean's Classic Following Win Over Deontay Wilder
by TV News Desk - February 24, 2020

Tyson Fury may be one of the great boxers of the modern era, but he is also a showman. When it comes to putting on a show, few places are more suited to the role than Las Vegas. Few men revel in the role more than the Gypsy King....
Lonestar to Appear on THE SONG-RECORDED LIVE @ TGL FARMS Photo Lonestar to Appear on THE SONG-RECORDED LIVE @ TGL FARMS
by TV News Desk - January 31, 2020

Country hitmakers LONESTAR will return to TV screens nationwide this Saturday (2/1) when they appear on 'The Song-Recorded Live @ TGL Farms,' a new show dedicated to the songwriting craft (check local listings here). The group performs their smash #1 hits 'Amazed' and 'I'm Already There,' then they ...
Don McLean Joins Styx, Blue Oyster Cult & More For Rock Legends Cruise IX Photo Don McLean Joins Styx, Blue Oyster Cult & More For Rock Legends Cruise IX
by TV News Desk - January 02, 2020

Since 2010, Native American Heritage Association (NAHA) have chartered an entire Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship, and created a historic rock festival at sea known as Rock Legends Cruise (a “cruise for a cause”). Now in 2021, Don McLean will join Styx, Blue Öyster Cult, Warrant, Lita Ford, Walter Trout,...
Don McLean Receives Star On Las Vegas Walk Of Stars Photo Don McLean Receives Star On Las Vegas Walk Of Stars
by TV News Desk - November 14, 2019

Today, “The American Troubadour” singer/songwriter Don McLean was enshrined into the Las Vegas Walk of Stars joining other illustrious celebrities and musicians such as Mr. Las Vegas himself Wayne Newton, Donnie & Marie, Liberace, Rich Little, Siegfried & Roy, Sammy Davis Jr., Elvis Presley, Frank S...
Lori Lieberman, Best Known For 'Killing Me Softly,' Releases 19th  Album   'The Girl Photo Lori Lieberman, Best Known For 'Killing Me Softly,' Releases 19th  Album   'The Girl and the Cat'
by TV News Desk - September 04, 2019

At age 20 singer-songwriter Lori Lieberman wrote the poem that became the iconic hit song “Killing Me Softly.” She recorded it in 1971 and was enthusiastically embraced by the singer-songwriter world which led to touring with notable artists including Randy Newman, Leonard Cohen and John Sebastian. ...
California's Avant Groundbreaker Cellista To Launch Multimedia Tour For 'Transfigurat Photo California's Avant Groundbreaker Cellista To Launch Multimedia Tour For 'Transfigurations' Album-Book
by TV News Desk - August 20, 2019

Groundbreaking experimental cellist and multimedia artist Cellista soon will be launching a national tour of her 'Transfigurations' multimedia work album and book, co-authored with the philosopher Dr. Frank Seeburger....
SiriusXM Elvis Radio To Premiere Don McLean Feature Interview This Saturday Photo SiriusXM Elvis Radio To Premiere Don McLean Feature Interview This Saturday
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2019

America's legendary singer and songwriter, Don McLean, will be featured on SiriusXM's Elvis Radio (Channel 19) this Saturday, July 20 at 12 noon ET/11am CT. McLean chats with life-long Memphian, and morning host of Elvis Radio, DJ Argo. The hour long interview special traces McLean's connection to t...
Cellista Previews LOOK HOMEWARD, ANGEL Ahead Of New Album Photo Cellista Previews LOOK HOMEWARD, ANGEL Ahead Of New Album
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2019

Ahead of her new 'Transfigurations' album, groundbreaking experimental cellist and multidisciplinary artist Cellista presents 'Look Homeward, Angel', a cutting edge genre-bending track featuring the lyrics and rhymes of hip hop artist DEM ONE (a.k.a. Demone Carter) and beautiful soprano vocals by Me...
Polly Gibbons' 3rd Resonance Records Release 'All I Can Do' is Out Now Photo Polly Gibbons' 3rd Resonance Records Release 'All I Can Do' is Out Now
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2019

Resonance Records discovery Polly Gibbons, a British-born star on the rise, has a sound and style that give off sparks. It's raw, raspy, and full of heat; it sputters and growls, carves out funky grooves, and wails into the skies. All I Can Do, her third Resonance release, the label's founder George...
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by TV News Desk - March 26, 2019

Resonance Records discovery Polly Gibbons, a British-born star on the rise, has a sound and style that give off sparks. It's raw, raspy, and full of heat; it sputters and growls, carves out funky grooves, and wails into the skies. All I Can Do, her third Resonance release, the label's founder George...
Don McLean Announces U.S. & European Tour Dates Photo Don McLean Announces U.S. & European Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - March 05, 2019

There is no slowing down for one of America's greatest singer-songwriters, Don McLean! Having recently honored the 60th anniversary of Buddy Holly's death and receiving Million-Air certifications from BMI for over 5 million certified airplays of 'American Pie' and 3 million certified airplays for 'V...
Don McLean Reflects On 60th Anniversary of Buddy Holly's Death and THE DAY MUSIC DIED Photo Don McLean Reflects On 60th Anniversary of Buddy Holly's Death and THE DAY MUSIC DIED
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2019

On February 3, 1959, a chartered aircraft crashed in Mason City, Iowa just minutes after takeoff claiming the lives of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson and the pilot, Roger Peterson. The fateful day was coined "The Day The Music Died" by iconic singer and songwriter Don ...
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by BWW News Desk - October 22, 2018

Buddy Holly was a pioneer of Rock 'n' Roll and a major influence on The Beatles, Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton and Elton John....
Don McLean Signs $4.5 Million Administration Deal With Universal Music Publishing Gro Photo Don McLean Signs $4.5 Million Administration Deal With Universal Music Publishing Group
by TV News Desk - October 01, 2018

Legendary American singer, songwriter, and performer Don McLean recently signed a third extension to his ongoing administration deal with Universal Music Publishing Group, worth $4.5 Million. McLean, whose relationship with UMPG goes back to 1990, had this to say on the deal, 'Universal has done a g...
Lauren Marsh Releases New Single 'I Need You Now' Photo Lauren Marsh Releases New Single 'I Need You Now'
by TV News Desk - August 31, 2018

Rising singer-songwriter Lauren Marsh releases her new single and video “I Need You Now,” available now across all streaming platforms. The track is from her forthcoming EP REVIVAL set to be released Fall 2018.  ...
Roan Yellowthorn Signs To Blue Elan Records, Debut Album Out This September Photo Roan Yellowthorn Signs To Blue Elan Records, Debut Album Out This September
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2018

Blue Elan Records is proud to announce their newest signing, the singer/songwriter duo, ROAN YELLOWTHORN, with their debut album – Indigo – set for release on September 28, 2018.  ROAN YELLOWTHORN will begin an east coast tour on August 3 in Portland, ME and will make their way to down the coast hit...
Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July Photo Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July
by TV News Desk - July 03, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces composer and multi-instrumentalist Taj Mahal, guitar virtuosoCharlie Hunter and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, July 5 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
Pedro Capó, Darrell Scott and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago Photo Pedro Capó, Darrell Scott and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Puerto Rican singer/songwriter Pedro Capó, Grammy nominee Darrell Scott and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, June 28 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....