Burt Bacharach

Born: 
05/12/1928
City: 
Kansas City
Region: 
MO
Country: 
USA
Years Active: 
1957-present
Instruments: 
Keyboards, Composer

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Burt F. Bacharach is an American pianist, composer and music producer. He is known for his popular hit songs and compositions from the mid-1950s through the 1980s, with lyrics written by Hal David. Many of their hits were produced specifically for, and performed by, Dionne Warwick. Following on with the initial success of this collaboration, Bacharach went on to produce hits with Dusty Springfield, Bobbie Gentry and others.