BirthdayMarch 31, 1935
BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Herb Alpert

    Full name: Herb Alpert
    Also known as: Herb Alpert, Alpert, Herb
    Professions: American jazz musician and record producer
    Occupation: Trumpeter, composer, arranger, songwriter, singer, record producer, record executive, painter, sculptor

  2. Herb Alpert Known for

    Iron Man 3 (2013), Hitch (2005), Animal House (1978), Inherent Vice (2014)

  3. Herb Alpert Biography

    Herbert "Herb" Alpert (born March 31, 1935) is an American musician most associated with the group variously known as Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass, or TJB. Alpert is also a recording industry executive, the "A" of A&M Records, a recording label he and business partner, Jerry Moss, founded and eventually sold to Polygram. Alpert has also created abstract expressionist paintings and sculpture over two decades, which are on occasion publicly exhibited. Alpert and wife Lani Hall are substantial philanthropists through the operation of the Herb Alpert Foundation.Alpert's musical accomplishments include five No. 1 albums and 28 albums total on the Billboard Album chart, nine Grammy Awards, fourteen platinum albums, and fifteen gold albums. As of 1996, Alpert had sold 72 million albums worldwide. Alpert is the only recording artist to hit No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 pop chart as both a vocalist ("This Guy's in Love with You", 1968) and an instrumentalist ("Rise", 1979).

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