Herb Alpert

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Born: 03/31/1935 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Music (21)

Devil's Due 2014 (Movie)

("Be Mine") (Song)

Inherent Vice 2014 (Movie)

("(What A) Wonderful World") (Song)

Iron Man 3 2013 (Movie)

("Jingle Bells") (Song Performer)

White House Down 2013 (Movie)

("Spanish Flea") (Song Performer)

Frankenweenie 2012 (Movie)

("Green Peppers") (Song Performer)

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World 2012 (Movie)

"This Guy's In Love With You" (Song Performer)

Pirate Radio 2009 (Movie)

"This Guy's In Love With You" (Song Performer)

Lady in the Water 2006 (Movie)

("Bittersweet Samba") (Song Performer)

Hitch 2005 (Movie)

("(What a) Wonderful World") (Song)

Moonlight Mile 2002 (Movie)

("So What's New") (Song Performer)

Charlie's Angels 2000 (Movie)

("Green Peppers") (Song Performer)

The Crew 2000 (Movie)

("Bim Bam") (Song)

Jerry Maguire 1996 (Movie)

("The Lonely Bull") (Song Performer)

Witness 1985 (Movie)

("(What a) Wonderful World") (Song)

Breathless 1983 (Movie)

("(What a) Wonderful World") (Song)

Never Say Never Again 1983 (Movie)

trumpeter Trumpet (Performer)

The Lords of Discipline 1983 (Movie)

("(What a) Wonderful World") (Song)

Inside Moves 1980 (Movie)

("Lonely Bull") (Song Performer)

Cheech & Chong's Up In Smoke 1978 (Movie)

(Music)

National Lampoon's Animal House 1978 (Movie)

("(What a) Wonderful World") (Song)

Casino Royale 1967 (Movie)

title song performer (Song Performer)
Actor (14)

The Wrecking Crew 2015 (Movie)

(Himself)

Burt Bacharach 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Burt Bacharach: This Is Now 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Disney's Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

The 22nd Annual NAACP Image Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Viva Miami! The Night of Super Sounds 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

The 30th Annual Grammy Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The American Music Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The 28th Annual Grammy Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

The Ten Commandments 1956 (Movie)

Drum Player (Actor)

Relationships

Lani Hall Song Performer

Husband

EDUCATION

University of Southern California

Member of the USC Marching Band

Milestones

2013

Won the Best Pop Instrumental Grammy for "Steppin' Out"

2013

Awarded the National Medal of Arts by President Obama

1987

Sold A&M Records to Polygram for $500 million

1979

Release of the Grammy-winning song, "Rise"

1962

Release of The Tijuana Brass's hit song, "The Lonely Bull"

1962

Co-founded A&M Records

Bonus Trivia

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Sold A&M Records to Polygram in 1987 for $500 million dollars.

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As the bandleader of the The Tijuana Brass, Alpert was one of the most successful touring musicians of the 1960s.

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Throughout his 50-plus years as a professional musician, Alpert has won eight Grammys, the most recent of which came in 2013 for his instrumental album, Steppin' Out.

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Early on in his career, Alpert wrote numerous Top 20 hits for artists like Sam Cooke in the late 1950s.

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"When I owned A&M, I didn't sign The Beatles. It was 1962, and they were available. I just wasn't aware of them." -- from The Independent, August 21, 2010

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