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Tom Petty

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 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, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
28
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Movie Echo in the Canyon 2019-05-24
Known For
Poster of Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled
Poster of Mike Campbell: The Guitars
Poster of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert
Poster of Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert
Filmography
Movie Echo in the Canyon Himself 2019-05-24
Series Elvis Presley: The Searcher Unknown 2018-04-14
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 George Harrison: Living in the Material World Himself 2012-09-27
Movie Mike Campbell: The Guitars Himself 2012-04-01
Movie Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream Himself 2007-10-14
Movie The True History Of The Traveling Wilburys Himself 2007-06-12
Series Classic Albums Unknown 2006-01-27
Movie Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert Unknown 2005-01-11
Movie Concert for George Himself 2003-10-03
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 Wired for Sound: A Guitar Odyssey Unknown 1997-12-02
Series The History of Rock 'n' Roll self 1995-03-08
Movie Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers: Playback 1995-01-01
Movie Tom Petty: Going Home Himself 1994-01-23
Movie Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Take the Highway Unknown 1992-12-01
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Made in Heaven Stanky 1987-11-06
Movie Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert Unknown 1986-07-04
Movie Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Pack Up the Plantation - Live! Unknown 1986-01-15
Movie Live Aid 1985-07-13
Movie Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers: Rock Goes to College Performer 1980-03-23
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11