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Joe Cocker (I) (1944–2014)


Joe Cocker was born on May 20, 1944 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as John Robert Cocker. He was married to Pam Baker. He died on December 22, 2014 in Crawford, Colorado, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Iron Man 2
Iron Man 2 Soundtrack
(2010)
The Pursuit of Happyness
(2006)
Woodstock
Woodstock Himself
(1970)
Flight
Flight Soundtrack
(2012)

Filmography

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 2017 Me lo dices o me lo cantas (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... (music: "Te falta un puchero")
 2017 All Eyez on Me (writer: "California Love (Single)")
 2017 CHIPS (writer: "California Love")
 2017 De plus belle (performer: "You Are so Beautiful")
 2017 Good Morning Britain (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 8 March 2017 (2017) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Diana Moran (2016) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 2016 Bridget Jones's Baby (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2016 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- "I Love You Always Forever" by Donna Lewis (2016) ... (writer: "California Love")
 2016 Quantico (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Yes (2016) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 2015 5. Halvleg (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2015) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2015 Straight Outta Compton (writer: "California Love")
 2015 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Save JJ's (2015) ... (writer: "California Love" - uncredited)
 2015 Per(si)keitimas (Short) (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2014 UK Championship Snooker (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Second Round Highlights: Part 2 (2014) ... (performer: "Everybody Hurts" - uncredited)
 2014 Breakfast (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 October 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends")
 2014 Universum (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Triumph der Tomate (2014) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 2014 World Championship Snooker (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- 2014: Day 8, Part 2 (2014) ... (performer: "Everybody Hurts" - uncredited)
- 2014: Day 8, Part 1 (2014) ... (performer: "Everybody Hurts" - uncredited)
 2013-2014 Family Guy (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Herpe, the Love Sore (2014) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
- Chris Cross (2013) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2014 Supernatural (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Purge (2014) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2014 Masters Snooker (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 8, Part 2 - Final (2014) ... (performer: "Eye on the Prize" - uncredited)
 2013 Hello Ladies (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Long Beach (2013) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2013 That Music Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2005 vs. 1995 (2013) ... (writer: "California Love" - uncredited)
 2013 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 14 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (performer: "Come Together")
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (performer: "Space Captain")
 2012/I Flight (performer: "Feelin' Alright")
 2012 Stars 80 (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cançons que curen (2012) ... (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends")
 2012 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- True Genius (2012) ... (performer: "Feelin' Alright")
 2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (writer: "California Love")
 2011 Les neiges du Kilimandjaro (performer: "Many Rivers to Cross")
 2011 Battle Los Angeles (writer: "California Love")
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.147 (2010) ... (writer: "California Love" - uncredited)
 2010 Igualita a mi (performer: "What's Going On")
 2010 Der letzte Bulle (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Fremdgehen für Anfänger (2010) ... (performer: "Summer in the City")
- Der verlorene Sohn (2010) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2010 Marmaduke (writer: "California Love")
 2010 Iron Man 2 (writer: "California Love" (Single Version))
 2004-2010 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Free Love (2010) ... (performer: "Darling Be Home Soon" - uncredited)
- Volunteers (2004) ... (performer: "I Shall Be Released")
 2010 The Cleveland Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Buried Pleasure (2010) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2006-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Adults Only 20 to 1: Sex on the Screen (2010) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
- Adults Only 20 to 01: Saucy Songs (2009) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
- World's Best Love Songs (2006) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2010/I Valentine's Day (writer: "California Love")
 2010 Gonger II (TV Movie) ("You can leave your hat on")
 2009 Miranda (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Job (2009) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2009 ...Sings The Beatles (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends")
 2009 Everything Is Terrible: The Movie (Video) (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2009 Wir sind Kaiser (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.4 (2009) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2008 Queridos Amigos (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2007 100 Greatest Songs of the 90s (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (writer: "California Love")
 2007 Across the Universe (performer: "Come Together")
 2007 Patinando por un sueño (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 August 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2007 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (2007) ... (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends")
 2007 Skins (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chris (2007) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness (performer: "Feelin' Alright" (1968))
 2006 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Misgivings (2006) ... (performer: "Feelin' Alright?" - uncredited)
 2006 The X Factor (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Auditions 5 (2006) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2006 Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2006 I Love the '70s: Volume 2 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1975 (2006) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Aquamom (2006) ... (performer: "Feelin' Alright")
 2006 UFC 59: Reality Check (TV Special) (writer: "California Love" - uncredited)
 2005 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Food Stamps (2005) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2005 Sunday Driver (Documentary) (writer: "California Love")
  Uvolnete se, prosím (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2005) (music - 1 episode, 2005)
- Episode dated 14 October 2005 (2005) ... (lyrics: "Unchain My Heart") / (music: "Unchain My Heart")
 2005 Underclassman (writer: "California Love (Original Version)")
 2005 South Park (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Erection Day (2005) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2005 House M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Detox (2005) ... (performer: "Feelin' Alright" - uncredited)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) ("Woman to Woman", uncredited) / (writer: "Woman to Woman" - uncredited)
 2004 Layer Cake (performer: "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood")
 2004 High Chaparall (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Sound of Freedom: Maskingevärskonvent i USA (2004) ... (writer: "California Love" - uncredited)
 2004 Walking Tall (performer: "Feelin' Alright")
 1999-2004 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Grosse Schwester, grosse Sorgen (2004) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
- Flucht wider Willen (2001) ... (performer: "Summer In The City")
- Abschied (1999) ... (performer: "The Simple Things")
 2002 Party at the Palace: The Queen's Concerts, Buckingham Palace (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "With A Little Help From My Friends", "All You Need Is Love")
 2002 Door to Door (TV Movie) (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2000 Lucky Numbers (performer: "Bad Bad Sign")
 2000 Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "With a Little Help From My Friends")
 2000 Meilleur espoir féminin (performer: "N'oubliez jamais")
 2000 Anke (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Anke, ich will mein Leben ändern (2000) ... (performer: "The simple things")
 1999 Play It to the Bone (performer: "Dangerous Mood")
 1999 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Love Means Having to Say You're Sorry (1999) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 1999 The Love Letter (performer: "feelin' Alright")
 1998 Finding Graceland (performer: "Wayward Soul")
 1998 Soul Music Festival: Part IV (TV Movie) (writer: "California Love" - uncredited)
 1998 Der König von St. Pauli (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Teil 4 (1998) ... (performer: "Unchain My Heart" - uncredited)
- Teil 2 (1998) ... (performer: "Unchain My Heart" - uncredited)
 1998 The Vicar of Dibley (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Celebrity Vicar (1998) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On" - uncredited)
 1998 Esrim plus (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ba'it Patu'ah (1998) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1997 Quiero verte (TV Special) (performer: "Could You Be Loved")
 1996 My Entire Life (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends")
 1996 Friends (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The One with the Chicken Pox (1996) ... (performer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 1995 En el aire (performer: "Bird on a Wire")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Home (1994) ... (performer: "Feelin' All Right")
 1994 Blown Away (performer: "Take Me Home")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode, 1990) (performer - 1 episode, 1994)
- Sweet Seymour Skinner's Baadasssss Song (1994) ... (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends" - uncredited)
- Life on the Fast Lane (1990) ... ("Up Where We Belong")
  Derrick (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1993) (writer - 1 episode, 1993)
- Ein Objekt der Begierde (1993) ... (performer: "You are so beutiful") / (writer: "You are so beutiful")
 1993 Heartbeat (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- An American in Aidensfield (1993) ... (performer: "Delta Lady", "With a Little Help from My Friends" - uncredited)
 1993 Carlito's Way (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1993 Sleepless in Seattle (performer: "Bye Bye Blackbird")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Bedpans & Broomsticks (1993) ... (performer: "Unchain My Heart")
 1993 Benny & Joon (performer: "CAN'T FIND MY WAY HOME")
 1991-1993 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Nose (1993) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
- Graduation (1991) ... (performer: "I Think It's Going To Rain Today", "With A Little Help From My Friends" - uncredited)
 1992 The Bodyguard (performer: "Trust in Me")
 1992 The Cutting Edge (performer: "Feels like Forever")
 1991 Full House (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Happy Birthday, Babies: Part 1 (1991) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1990 Flashing on the Sixties: A Tribal Document (Video documentary) (performer: "With a Little Help from My Friends")
 1990 Woodstock: The Lost Performances (Video documentary) (performer: "Let's Go Get Stoned")
 1989 An Innocent Man (performer: "When the Night Comes")
 1988 The Prince's Trust Rock Gala (Documentary) (performer: "The Letter", "With a Little Help from my Friends")
 1985-1988 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Heart of Night (1988) ... (performer: "The One" - uncredited)
- The Prodigal Son (1985) ... (performer: "Many Rivers to Cross" - uncredited)
 1988 Bull Durham (performer: "When a Woman Loves a Man")
 1988 Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Unchain My Heart", "He's Got The Whole World In His Hands", " (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher")
 1987 Harry and the Hendersons (performer: "Love Lives On")
 1987 Zabou (performer: "Now That You're Gone")
 1986 9½ Weeks (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 1986 Wildcats (performer: "We Stand Alone") / (writer: "We Stand Alone")
 1985 Solid Gold (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.20 (1985) ... (performer: "Edge of a Dream (Theme from "Teachers"))
 1984 Teachers (performer: "Edge of a Dream")
 1983 The 55th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Up Where We Belong")
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman (performer: "Up Where We Belong" (1982))
 1981 Modern Romance (performer: "YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL")
 1978 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Turkeys Away (1978) ... (performer: "Fun Time")
 1977 Citizens Band (performer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1976 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff (1976) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful", "Feelin' Alright" - uncredited)
 1971 Confessions of a Male Groupie (performer: "Feelin' Alright" - uncredited)
 1971 Mad Dogs & Englishmen (Documentary) (writer: "Change in Louise")
 1970 Groupies (Documentary) (performer: "DELTA LADY")
 1970 Woodstock (Documentary) (performer: "With A Little Help From My Friends")
 1969 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.59 (1969) ... (performer: "Delta Lady", "Hello Little Friend")
 1969 Music Scene (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.9 (1969) ... (performer: "Delta Lady")
- Episode #1.8 (1969) ... (performer: "Something")
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Other Works:

(10/86) Music video: "n'oublier jamais" from his album "Across From Midnight" with an appearance by Catherine Deneuve. See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Biographical Movies | 2 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Joe Cocker and The Grease Band | Joe's Grease Band

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Yeah, one of the main ways is for songs that make me want to move. See more »

Trivia:

In a now-famous performance on the television show Saturday Night Live (1975), he appeared on stage singing "Feelin' All Right", when cast member John Belushi, wearing near identical clothes, entered the stage and stood next to Cocker, doing an incredible impersonation of him. The two sang the lines of the song alternately. A music critic wrote of the performance, "John Belushi sounded more like ... See more »

Trademark:

Contorted himself on stage as if he were wringing his voice out of his body See more »

Nickname:

The Sheffield Soul Shouter See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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