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Kenny Gamble was born on August 11, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He has been married to Faatimah since 1990. He was previously married to DeeDee Sharp. See full bio »
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 2014 Think Like a Man Too (writer: "For the Love of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2014 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Movie) (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now", "If Only You Knew")
 2014 The Single Moms Club (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2014 Veronica Mars (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 2014 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.14 (2014) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2013 American Hustle (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2013/I Lee Daniels' The Butler (writer: "Family Reunion" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2013 Luther (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.4 (2013) ... (writer: "Never Gonna Give You Up" - uncredited)
 2013 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Mouth Is a Mouth (2013) ... (writer: "Now that We Found Love")
 2013/I About Time (writer: "Dilemma" - as Kennth Gamble)
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 13 episodes)
- Episode #21.96 (2013) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.31 (2012) ... (writer: "Put Your Hands Together" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.192 (2012) ... (writer: "Put Your Hands Together" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.148 (2012) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.114 (2012) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
 2012 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Show #110 (2012) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 2004-2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- Live Show 7 (2012) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.17 (2008) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.8 (2008) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now" - uncredited)
- Live Show 2 (2007) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now")
- Bootcamp 1 (2007) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now" - uncredited)
 2012 Christmas in Compton (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 2012 The Roth Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Love Train-ing/Howard Stern/The Boom (2012) ... (writer: "Love Train")
 2012 The X Factor Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 9 Results (2012) ... (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 2012 Hit and Run (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2012 Duets (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Superstars' Choice (2012) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones")
- Songs That Inspire (2012) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 2012 When Disco Ruled the World (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #7.10 (2012) ... (writer: "Moon River / Something Stupid / I'm Still Standing / Crazy in Love / Conquest of Paradise / If You Don't Know Me By Now / Respect / La Colegiala / The Maigret Theme")
- Episode #7.6 (2012) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now")
 2012 Any Day Now (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2009-2012 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 8 Perform (2012) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now")
- Live Results Show: Two Contestants Eliminated (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2012 The Joy of Disco (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2012 Celeste & Jesse Forever (writer: "(You) Got What I Need" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The First Time (2011) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - uncredited)
 2008-2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #19.30 (2011) ... (writer: "Expressway to Your Heart" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.23 (2011) ... (writer: "Expressway to Your Heart" - uncredited)
- Kelly Ripa/Jennifer Lawrence/How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (2011) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
- Episode #18.136 (2011) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
- Episode #16.6 (2008) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 2011 The Celebrity Apprentice Australia (TV Series) (writer: "For the Love of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2011 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hit and Run (2011) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2011 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Would Be King (2011) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs Jones")
 2011 The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now")
 2010 How Do You Know (writer: "Turn Off The Lights" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2010 Step Up 3D (writer: "GhettoMusick" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2010 Multiple Sarcasms (writer: "Me and Mrs Jones" - as Gamble)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
 2010 A Somewhat Gentle Man (writer: "Ruby (Don't Take Your Love to Town)", "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 2010 From Paris with Love (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2009 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 818-jklpuzo (2009) ... (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" - uncredited)
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2009 Semi-Final (2009) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now" - uncredited)
 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2009 Gala Drag Queen 2009 (TV Movie) (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2009/II Precious (writer: "Love Is the Message" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2008 My Best Friend's Girl (writer: "Do Me" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2008 More Than a Game (Documentary) (writer: "I Am Somebody")
 2008 Religulous (Documentary) (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now")
 2008 Wildwood Days (Documentary) (writer: "THE 81" - as KENNETH GAMBLE)
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) (writer: "Give the People What They Want")
 2008 Flashbacks of a Fool (writer: "When Will I See You Again" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2008 Pathology (writer: "I've Got Mine, You Better Get Yours", "Get Me Back On Time, Engine Number 9" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2008 Willkommen Österreich (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.37 (2008) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones" - uncredited)
 2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.2 (2008) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2008 Pageant (Documentary) (writer: "Don't Leave Me That Way")
 2007 Right On (writer: "Only the Strong Survive", "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2007 American Gangster (writer: "Only the Strong Survive" (1968) - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2007 Divas of Disco (Video) (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2007 Superbad (writer: "Do Me" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2007 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 6 (2007) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2007 Eye See Me (writer: "Family Reunion", "For the Love of Money")
 2007 A Current Affair (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 27 June 2007 (2007) ... (writer: "Me And Mrs. Jones")
 2007 Grow Your Own (writer: "Me and Mrs Jones")
 2007 Disturbia (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 2007 The Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- She Dances Like a Drag Queen (2007) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2007 Pride (writer: "LET'S CLEAN UP THE GHETTO", "SLOW MOTION", "I LOVE MUSIC" - as Kenneth Gamble) / (writer: "LOVE TRAIN")
 2007 Talk to Me (writer: "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me")
 2007 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol (Video Game) ("Dilemma", "If You Don't Know Me by Now")
 2006 Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zwischen Kommerz und Anspruch - Die Zukunft des Austropop (2006) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones" - uncredited)
 2006 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Know Your Place (2006) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - uncredited)
 2006 Silence Is Golden (Short) (writer: "When Will I See You Again")
 2006 The Lather Effect (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now" - as K. Gamble)
 2006 Final Destination 3 (writer: "Love Train" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2005 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Michael Bublé: Caught in the Act (2005) ... (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 2005 The Gospel (writer: "Put Your Hands Together" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2005 Little Manhattan (writer: "Only The Strong Survive")
 2005 Roll Bounce (writer: "I Wanna Know Your Name")
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (writer: "Me & Mrs. Jones" (1972))
 2005 Nearing Grace (writer: "Slow Motion")
 2005 The Honeymooners (as Kenneth Gamble, "For the Love of Money")
 2005 Guess Who (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" (1976))
 2005 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2005/I Hitch (writer: "Love Train" (1972), "Now That We Found Love" (1973))
 2004 Blackpool (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2004) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Don't Let It Go To Your Head")
 2004 Mr 3000 (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now")
 2004 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Dare (2004) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2004 Soul Plane (writer: "You'll Never Find")
 2003 The Office (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Special: Part 1 (2003) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now")
 2003 Radio (writer: "Put Your Hands Together" (1973), "If You Don't Know Me By Now" (1972) - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2003 Get Up! (writer: "Soul Train Theme")
 2003 History Detectives (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mexican Currency/Pirate Spyglass/Railroad Station (2003) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
 2003 Confidence (writer: - as K. Gamble) / (writer: "Suntoucher")
 2003 The Disco Ball (TV Special) (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2003 Freak Out (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way", "Love Train")
 2002 The Hot Chick (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 2002 The Tuxedo (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 2002 Wie die Karnickel (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2002 Undercover Brother (writer: "Close the Door", "Love Train" - as Kenneth Gamble)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- I Am Furious Yellow (2002) ... ("You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
- The Bart Wants What It Wants (2002) ... (writer: "Use ta Be My Girl")
 2002 All About the Benjamins (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine", "For the Love of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2002 40 Days and 40 Nights (writer: "Turn Off the Lights" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2002 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.12 (2002) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 2002 Only the Strong Survive (Documentary) (writer: "Only the Strong Survive")
 2001 Scrubs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- My Bad (2001) ... (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones" - uncredited)
 2001 Moulin Rouge! (writer: "Elephant Love Medley" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2001 Bridget Jones's Diary (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones" - as Gamble)
 2001 Driven (writer: "For the Love Of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2000 The Ladies Man (writer: "Turn Off the Lights", "Close the Door")
 2000 The Original Kings of Comedy (Documentary) (writer: "For the Love of Money", "Turn off the Lights" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 2000 American Psycho (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1999 Love Stinks (writer: "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1999 Muppets from Space (writer: "Survival")
 1999 Friends (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The One in Vegas: Part 1 (1999) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - uncredited)
 1999 Summer of Sam (writer: "Love Is the Message" (1974), "Don't Leave Me This Way" (1973) - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1999 The Out-of-Towners (writer: "Love Train")
 1998 The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (TV Series) (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 1998 54 (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1998 Can't Hardly Wait (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way", "When Will I See You Again" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1998 The Last Days of Disco (writer: "The Love I Lost", "Love Train" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1998 Woo (writer: - as K. Gamble) / (writer: "Money")
 1998 Another Day in Paradise (writer: "Me & Mrs. Jones")
 1998 Never Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.5 (1998) ... (writer: "Now That We Found Love" - uncredited)
 1998 Ride (as K. Gamble, "Feel So Good") / (writer: "Feel So Good" - as K. Gamble)
 1997 For Richer or Poorer (writer: "For the Love of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1996 Sånt är livet (music: "If You Don't Know Me By Now" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1996 The Nutty Professor (writer: "Close the Door" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1996 Striptease (writer: "Expressway To Your Heart" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1996 Love Serenade (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 1996 Beautiful Girls (writer: "Me and Mrs. Jones" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1995 Let It Be Me (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Gamble)
 1995 Money Train (writer: "Show You the Way to Go" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1995 Dead Presidents (writer: "I Miss You") / (writer: "Never Gonna Give You Up", "Cowboys To Girls", "Love Train" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1995 Species (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now")
 1995 Chicago Hope (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Growth Pains (1995) ... (writer: "The Love I Lost" - uncredited)
 1995 Women of the House (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- That's What Friends Are For (1995) ... (writer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Home (1994) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money" - as K. Gamble)
 1994 Above the Rim (writer: "Pour Out a Little Liquor" - as K. Gamble)
 1994 House Party 3 (writer: "I Just Love the Man" - as Gamble)
 1993 Carlito's Way (writer: "I Love Music", "TSOP - The Sounds of Philadelphia")
 1993 The Program (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now")
 1993 Coneheads (as Kenneth Gamble, "Me and Mrs. Jones")
 1993 Poetic Justice (writer: "Family Reunion" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1993 Menace II Society (writer: "ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1993 Twenty Bucks (writer: "For the Love of Money" - as K. Gamble)
 1992 Kylie: Live - 'Let's Get to It' Tour (Video) (writer: "Love Train")
 1992 Freunde fürs Leben (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blinde Angst (1992) ... (writer: "Me And Mrs. Jones")
 1992 Marienhof (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Videos (1992) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now" - uncredited)
 1992 Breaking the Rules (lyrics: "If You Don't Know Me By Now") / (music: "If You Don't Know Me By Now")
 1970-1992 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 11 episodes)
- Episode dated 10 September 1992 (1992) ... (writer: ""Me and Mrs. Jones")
- Episode dated 5 October 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Now That We've Found Love")
- Episode dated 28 September 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Now That We've Found Love")
- Episode dated 29 June 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Use ta Be My Girl")
- Episode dated 24 November 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Goin' Places")
 1992 Class Act (writer: "For the Love of Money")
 1992 The Dead Boys' Club (Short) (lyrics: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble) / (music: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1992 Sjans (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Serenade (1992) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now" - uncredited)
 1992 Zebrahead (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 1991 Strictly Business (writer: "For the Love of Money")
 1991 The Taking of Beverly Hills (writer: "For The Love Of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1991 Class Action (writer: "If You Don't Know Me By Now")
 1991 New Jack City (writer: "FOR THE LOVE OF MONEY")
 1990 Paris Is Burning (Documentary) (writer: "Love Is The Message" - as Gamble)
 1990 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Breaking Up Is Hard to Doogie (1990) ... (writer: "If You Don't Know Me by Now" - uncredited)
 1988 Screenplay (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Starlings (1988) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" - uncredited)
 1988 Earth Girls Are Easy (writer: "LOVE TRAIN")
 1988 Action Jackson (writer: "FOR THE LOVE OF MONEY" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1987 Casualty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Drop of the Hard Stuff (1987) ... (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way")
 1987 Adventures in Babysitting (lyrics: "Expressway to Your Heart" - as Kenneth Gamble) / (music: "Expressway to Your Heart" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1987 DTV 'Doggone' Valentine (TV Movie) (writer: "Expressway To Your Heart")
 1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (writer: "For the Love of Money" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1985 Moonlighting (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brother, Can You Spare a Blonde? (1985) ... (writer: "For the Love of Money")
 1984 Choose Me (producer: "And If I Had" - as Kenneth Gamble) / (writer: "And If I Had" - as Kenneth Gamble)
 1978 Soul Train (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jerry Butler/Rick James (1978) ... (writer: "(I'm Just Thinking About) Cooling Out", "Dream World")
 1977 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lou Rawls (1977) ... (writer: "Groovy People", "You're the One")
 1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar (writer: "Don't Leave Me This Way" (1975))
 1977 The Richard Pryor Show (TV Series) (writer: "For the Love of Money")
 1977 The Richard Pryor Special? (TV Movie) (writer: "For the Love of Money")
 1976 Mikey and Nicky (as K. Gamble, "Love Train")
 1976 Nosotros que fuimos tan felices (writer: "Sonido Filadelfia")
 1975 Up at JJ's Place (writer: "TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)" - uncredited)
 1975 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 March 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "When Will I See You Again", "Dirty Ol' Man")
 1973 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.33 (1973) ... (writer: "The Love I Lost")
 1972 The Swing Thing (writer: "Never Gonna Give You Up" - uncredited)
 1970 Soul! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 March 1970 (1970) ... (writer: "Moody Woman", "There's Gonna Be a Showdown", "A World Without Music", "Here I Go Again", "Hey, Western Union Man")
 1969 Music Scene (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.14 (1969) ... (writer: "What's the Use of Breaking Up")
- Episode #1.8 (1969) ... (writer: "A Brand New Me")
 1968 The Rosey Grier Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.24 (1968) ... (writer: "Hey, Western Union Man")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.30 (1965) ... (writer: "Gee, Baby, I'm Sorry")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "Chains Of Love" / (I'll Just) Keep On Smilin'" (Arctic Records) See more »

Alternate Names:

Kenneth Gamble
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Trivia:

Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1995 with his then-partner Leon Huff. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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