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Randy Newman
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Vocalist
    (November 28, 1943- )
    Grew up in Los Angeles, California
    Famed for his hit 'Short People'
    Known for composing music for motion picture movies and television shows
    Composed 'Good Old Boys' (Dukes of Hazzard), 'The Natural's Theme' (The Natural), 'I Love L.A.' (Naked Gun), 'I Love to See You Smile' (Parenthood), 'Mr. President' (Forrest Gump), 'You Can Leave Your Hat On' (Full Monty), 'You've Got a Friend' (Toy Story) and 'If I Didn't Have You' (Monsters, Inc.)
    Won an Oscar for Best Original Song for the movie Monsters, Inc (2002)
    Seven Time Musical Guest on Saturday Live (1975, 77, 78, 79, 83, 86, 88)
    An Atheist
    He finally won an Oscar after sixteen nominations (Monster, Inc March 2002).
    He, along with a few other musicians, filed a $40 million copyright infringement lawsuit against MP3.com in 2001.
    He holds the record for most Oscar nominations without any wins (15).
    He mocked little people in his song 'Short People' even saying 'short people have no reason for living.'
    According to the Stupid Laws web site, it is illegal to play his song 'Short People' on the radio in Maryland.
    Most of his songs will most likely get stuck in your head because they are catchy.
    He wears big glasses and has messy hair.
    During his first marriage, he had an affair with the woman that ended up becoming his second wife.
    He got divorced (1985).
    Early in his career, he was paid $50 a month to write music for other musicians.
    His 1969 debut album bombed.
    Tom Jones recorded his song 'You Can Leave Your Hat On.'
    The Los Angeles Lakers usually play 'I Love L.A.' during their post season games.
    He suffered from Epstein-Barr Syndrome during the late 1980's.

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