Inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame
Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Recorded "The Union" with Elton John
Inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame
Wrote the theme tune to "Flesh 'n' Blood" (NBC)
Produced documentary "A Poem is a Naked Person"
Played with George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Bob Dylan, and Ravi Shankar at the Concert for Bangladesh
Appeared in tour documentary "Mad Dogs and Englishmen"
Debut solo album
Wrote "Delta Lady" for Joe Cocker
Debut album as The Asylum Choir with Marc Benno
Popular songs include "Tight Rope" and "A Song For You".
Known for such albums as "Leon Russell And The Shelter People"
In one of his earliest studio sessions in Los Angeles, Russell played the piano on Bobby "Boris" Pickett's Halloween perennial "Monster Mash."