Kenny Loggins

Kenny Loggins



Kenneth Clark Loggins (born January 7, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist.[3] His early songwriting compositions were recorded with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 1970,[4] which led to seven albums, performing as the group Loggins and Messina from 1972 to 1977.[5] As a solo artist, Loggins experienced a string of soundtrack successes, including an Academy Award nomination for "Footloose" in 1984.[6] His early soundtrack contributions date back to the film A Star Is Born in 1976,[7] and for much of the 1980s and 1990s, he was known as "The Soundtrack King".[3][8] Finally Home was released in 2013, shortly after Loggins formed the group Blue Sky Riders with Gary Burr and Georgia Middleman.[9]



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The Tigger Movie
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"Footloose" is a song co-written and recorded by American singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins.

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Popular Live Albums2

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Film Poll: “Twin Peaks,” “Nathan for You,” and the Great TV vs. Film Debate of 2017
  –  February 15, 2018
(More precisely, it went to Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald, who wrote it.) That year’s other nominees included “Chuck E.’s in Love” (3:31), “Honesty” (3:53), “After the Love Has Gone” (4:24), and “I Will Survive” (a whopping 4:56 ...
Listen to the Chopped-Not-Slopped Version of Thundercat's 'Drunk'
  –  February 15, 2018
Last year's great Drunk has an entire remix courtesy of the Chopstars, meaning that you can now not only enjoy Thundercat's dexterous jams stretched out like molasses, but also discover what leaned-out Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins sound like.
Rock Ramblings: Huey Lewis and the big summertime news
  –  February 15, 2018
Kenny Loggins “Danger Zone” instantly puts you in the air with Maverick and Goose in Top Gun; and, we all become a young Wayne and Garth cruising the streets in Wayne’s World from the moment those first unmistakeable harmonies from “Bohemian ...
Soulful vocalist Michael McDonald to perform at Phillips Center
  –  February 14, 2018
Along with long-time friend Kenny Loggins, McDonald, 66, co-wrote a new song, “Show Me the Way” with Thundercat. McDonald last April joined Thundercat on stage at the Coachella Music Festival outside of Los Angeles to perform the song, gaining a ton of ...
New Tours from Jason Mraz, Ozzy Osbourne and more Highlight Wednesday Tickets Onsale
  –  February 14, 2018
New shows from Jason Mraz, Ozzy Osbourne, Styx & Joan Jett, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Luis Miguel, and O.A.R. are now available on presale, along with select dates from Tim McGraw & Faith Hill, Kenny Loggins and The Eagles. Comics Bill Murray, Martin ...
Obscure Donna Summer song blows up on Spotify after claims it inspired ‘Billie Jean’
  –  February 12, 2018
The site also points out an important detail Jones forgot to mention: Jackson sang backup for “State of Independence” along with Stevie Wonder, Dionne Warwick, Lionel Richie, and Kenny Loggins. There’s even a video on YouTube of everybody in the ...
CoreMedia's 25th Raises $345,000 For Charity
  –  February 12, 2018
The centerpiece of the evening, titled Response Responsibility, were live performances by Platinum recording artists Marc Roberge of O|A|R and Questlove, a personal appearance by C.C. Sabathia and a video cameo by Kenny Loggins. They were joined by Natasha ...
Stars Coming Out for One805 Kick Ash Bash Fire, Flood Benefit
  –  February 12, 2018
They are, in performance order: Alan Parsons and Friends: David Foster, Catherine McPhee, Dishwalla, The Sisterhood Band, The Feal, Glen Phillips, Steve Vai, Wilson Phillips, and Kenny Loggins who will close the show. Dennis Miller will serve as emcee.
  –  February 10, 2018
Sheryl admits, "I actually knew that I could sing at 3." Other role models include Chaka Khan, Kenny Loggins, Nancy Wilson, Anita Baker. Some of Sheryl's greatest early experiences were with an original band, where there were standing room only nights at ...
Track by Track Series: Monarch Barista cherishes the comfort in music, shares mix
  –  February 10, 2018
Clement's family and childhood have big influences on her musical tastes. She remembers riding in the back of her dad's car as he blared Hall & Oates, Kenny Loggins and Marvin Gaye. Then, as she got older, her sister influenced her with bands like ...
‘Insecure,’ ‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Take Top Honors at Guild of Music Supervisor Awards
  –  February 9, 2018
Kenny Loggins received the GMS’s first Icon Award and delivered a rousing set that got the crowd bopping, while Becky Mancuso-Winding earned the Legacy Award for a career that spanned decades and included music supervision for soundtracks from “Urban ...
World Premiere Exclusive -- New Track From Poco
  –  February 9, 2018
Beyond the influence of the band, Jim Messina would go on to join Kenny Loggins and form Loggins and Messina. Randy Meisner would be a founding member of the Eagles. Richie Furay will always have the legacy of The Buffalo Springfield and I was fortunate to ...
Tom Cruise actually spent 2,000 hours learning to fly a helicopter for Mission: Impossible - Fallout
  –  February 7, 2018
"The audience can tell when something's being cheated." Mission: Impossible - Fallout takes the highway straight to the (in the words of Kenny Loggins and Sterling Archer) Danger Zone on July 27.
Michael McDonald live Feb. 25 at UAB's Alys Stephens Center
  –  February 7, 2018
Virtuoso bassist Thundercat recruited the singer (and Kenny Loggins) to co-write “Show You the Way,” a track on his 2017 LP, “Drunk,” which they performed together at Coachella Festival. They also performed the 1978 Doobie Brothers hit “What A ...
The Top Uses of Kenny Loggins “Danger Zone” in Movies or TV
  –  February 7, 2018
Tom has written several articles pertaining to TV and films throughout the course of his career. At this time he is a published author and an aspiring screenwriter and has featured several short film ideas on his own site. His full-length novels include ...
Jim Brickman talks about performing, songwriting before Hartford show
  –  February 6, 2018
Smith, Herb Alpert, Michael Bolton, Donny Osmond, Kenny Rogers, Olivia Newton-John, Johnny Mathis, Kenny Loggins, Jane Krakowski, and a host of other country, R&B, Broadway, pop, and jazz musicians. Born and raised in Shaker Heights, Ohio, Brickman began ...
Kenny Loggins To Be Honored With Icon Award
  –  February 3, 2018
Kenny Loggins has been tapped as this year's recipient of the Icon Award at the upcoming Guild of Music Supervisors Awards. The event is set to take place on February 8 at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles and the Guild says that Loggins has made an indelible ...
Snoop Dogg, The Roots, And Chaka Khan Will Join Forces For The 2018 Okeechobee Festival PoWoW
  –  January 26, 2018
2017 saw Solange, Michael McDonald, Gallant, Griz working together on a cover of McDonald and Kenny Loggins hit “What A Fool Believe,” while the 2016 PoWoW featured Miguel and Win Butler of Arcade Fire, John Oates, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and ...
Blessed Are The Religious Right, For Theirs Is The Presidency Of Trump
  –  January 20, 2018
Common images of Jesus in the United States depict him as a white man who looks more like Kenny Loggins than a man of color from antiquity. That’s not the real Jesus. The real Jesus lived in the 1st century A.D. and was an impoverished Palestinian who ...
Watch Kenny Loggins transform 'Top Gun' hit into 'Manger Zone' for Christmas
  –  December 14, 2017
All because some dude on Twitter asked him to, hitmaker Kenny Loggins transformed the "Top Gun'' rock anthem "Danger Zone'' into "Manger Zone,'' just in time for Christmas. Singing at a holiday party at someone's home (his? friends? family?) the '70s and ...


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