BirthdayFebruary 5, 1929
BirthplaceHolyoke, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Hal Blaine

    Full name: Hal Blaine
    Also known as: Hal Blaine, Blaine, Hal
    Professions: Actor, Music Department, Soundtrack
    Occupation: Musician

  2. Hal Blaine Known for

    The Harmony Game (2011), Man on the Moon (1999), The Wrecking Crew (2008), Beautiful Dreamer: Brian Wilson and the Story of 'Smile' (2004)

  3. Hal Blaine Biography

    Hal Blaine (born Harold Simon Belsky, February 5, 1929, Holyoke, Massachusetts, United States) is an American drummer and session musician. He is most known for his work with the Wrecking Crew in California. Blaine played on numerous hits by popular groups, including Nancy Sinatra, Elvis Presley, John Denver, the Ronettes, Simon & Garfunkel, the Carpenters, the Beach Boys, the 5th Dimension, The Monkees, and Steely Dan. He has played on 50 number one hits, over 150 top ten hits and has recorded, by his own admission, on over 35,000 pieces of music over four decades of work. Blaine is a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum and the Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame. He is widely regarded as one of the most prolific drummers in recording music history.

  4. Hal Blaine Family

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