Van Dyke Parks American musician and actor

Van Dyke Parks is a 80 years old American musician and actor from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born on January 03, 1943 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.



Van Dyke Parks is an American composer arranger record producer instrumentalist singer-songwriter author and actor. Parks is perhaps best known for his collaborations with musician Brian Wilson and especially for his lyrical contributions to the Beach Boys' Smile project.
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Is Van Dyke Parks still alive?

Yes, Van Dyke Parks is still alive Last check: 2 years ago


Van Dyke Parks Albums (17)

There are 17 albums of Van Dyke Parks.

His last album Becoming Peter Ivers released 3 years 10 months ago. When Becoming Peter Ivers released, he was 76 years old. This album contains 21 tracks

His first album Song Cycle released 55 years ago, he was 24 years old when this album released. There were 12 songs in this album.

Becoming Peter Ivers
Becoming Peter Ivers
Super Chief: Music for the Silver Screen
Super Chief: Music for the Silver Screen
I'm History / Charm School
I'm History / Charm School

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Popular Van Dyke Parks Songs

  1. Worthless (The Brave Little Toaster, released 13 years ago)
  2. Big Rock Candy Mountain (O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Music From The Motion Picture / Deluxe Edition), released 22 years ago)
  3. Orange Crate Art (Orange Crate Art, released 28 years ago)
  4. It's A "b" Movie (The Brave Little Toaster, released 13 years ago)
  5. City Of Lights (The Brave Little Toaster, released 13 years ago)
  6. Occapella (Discover America, released 51 years ago)
  7. Across The Borderline (¡Spangled!, released 4 years ago)
  8. Jack Palance (Discover America, released 51 years ago)
  9. The Immigrants (¡Spangled!, released 4 years ago)
  10. Palm Desert (Song Cycle, released 55 years ago)

Van Dyke Parks Movies (27)

There are 27 movies of Van Dyke Parks.

His first feature film was Popeye (1980, as Hoagy the Piano Player). He was 37 when he starred in this movie. Since 1980, he has appeared in 27 feature films. The last one is Feats First: The Life and Music of Lowell George. In this movie, we watched him as himself .

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Van Dyke Parks movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Van Dyke Parks TV Shows (7)

His first TV Show was Studio One (1948).

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He graduated from McKeesport Area High School

What is Van's zodiac sign?

Van Dyke Parks zodiac sign is capricorn.

When is Parks's next birthday?

Van Dyke Parks was born on the , which was a Sunday. He will be turning 81 in only 92 days from today (03 October, 2023).

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