Claim to Fame
Beach Boys songwriter and singer
Salt and Pepper
Soundtrack, Composer, Actor/Actress
Has Detailed Data (New)
Profile Bio Text
Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942 in Inglewood, California) is an American musician, best known as the leader and chief songwriter of the rock group The Beach Boys. Within the band, Wilson played bass and keyboards, also providing part-time lead vocals and, more often, backing vocals, harmonizing in falsetto with the group. Wilson was the primary songwriter in The Beach Boys, also functioning as the band`s main producer, composer, and arranger. In 1988, Wilson and his band-mates were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which refers to Wilson on its website as "One of the few undisputed geniuses in popular music". In 2008, Rolling Stone magazine published a list of the "100 Greatest Singers of All Time", and ranked Wilson number 52. Wilson won a Grammy Award in 2005 for "Mrs. O`Leary`s Cow (Fire)" as Best Rock Instrumental. He is also an occasional actor and voice actor, having appeared in television shows, films, and other music artist music videos.
Couple Profile Source
Full Name at Birth
Brian Douglas Wilson
Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who co-founded the Beach Boys. After signing with Capitol Records in 1962, Wilson wrote or co-wrote more than two dozen Top 40 hits for the group. In addition to his lifelong struggles with mental illness, Wilson is known for his unorthodox approaches to pop composition and mastery of recording techniques. He is often referred to as a "genius" and is widely acknowledged as one of the most innovative and significant songwriters of the late 20th century.
Has Detailed Data (Music)
Carl Wilson (younger brother), Dennis Wilson (younger brother)
Mike Love (Cousin), Marylin Wilson (Wife)
Carnie Wilson (Daughter), Wendy Wilson (Daughter)
Has Detailed Data (105)
Has Detailed Data (76)
Music Profile Complete
Hawthorne High School, Hawthorne, CA
Miami University Bachelor's degree, Finance 2006 – 2010
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Al Jarreau, Creative Artists Agency, Celebrity Talent International
(1977) Print ad (w/The Beach Boys): Craig Powerplay car stereo systems.
Musician, Singer, Songwriter
www.nndb.com/people/403/000024331/, www.facebook.com/officialbrianwilson, www.twitter.com/brianwilsonlive, www.youtube.com/brianwilsonlive, www.linkedin.com/pub/brian-wilson/2b/ba9/756
Rock, pop, art pop
Vocals, keyboards, bass guitar, synthesizers, accordion
Capitol/EMI, Sire/Reprise/Warner Bros., Brother/Reprise/Warner Bros., Giant/Warner Bros., Caribou/CBS, Nonesuch/Elektra, Walt Disney
American Spring, The Beach Boys, California Music, the Honeys, Stephen Kalinich, Kenny & the Cadets, Jan and Dean, Andy Paley, Van Dyke Parks, Joe Thomas, Don Was, The Wilsons, Wondermints, Gary Usher
the Beach Boys, Hale & the Hushabyes, the Wilsons
Posted by DOUGLAS J. KIRKHAM over a year ago
Who is the most searched actor and actress on your website?
Posted by jay over a year ago
where can I buy pictures of IMAN?
Posted by Barbara Westleintg over a year ago
I have a daughter-in-law who dearly loves you (as do I). I would to give he...
Posted by elvisdreamer over a year ago
you are so gorgeous. looked fabulous on the fallon show,inthe white dress, ...