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Henry Glover (1921–1991)

Henry Glover was an A&R man and record producer in the 1950s and 1960s with various labels, most notably King and Roulette. Probably the first African-American director of A&R for a major independent label (King/Federal). Produced artists such as Little Willie John, Hank Ballard & The Midnighters, Joey Dee and The Starlighters, The 5 Royales and ... See full bio »

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(age 69) in Jamaica, New York, USA

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 2014 Californication (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Faith, Hope, Love (2014) ... (writer: "California Sun" - uncredited)
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bill O'Reilly/Anthony Mackie/Sky Ferreira (2014) ... (writer: "Let the Little Girl Dance")
 2013 CBGB (writer: "California Sun")
 2013 The Crazy Ones (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2013) ... (writer: "It Ain't the Meat (It's the Motion)" - uncredited)
 2012 Not Fade Away (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 2011 Magic Trip (Documentary) (writer: "California Sun")
 2011 Shut Up Little Man! An Audio Misadventure (Documentary) (writer: "California Sun")
 2010 Detroit 1-8-7 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Local Hero/Overboard (2010) ... (writer: "Drown in My Own Tears" - uncredited)
 2010 Charlie St. Cloud (writer: "California Sun")
 2010 The Killer Inside Me (writer: "I'm Waiting Just for You")
 2009 Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey! (writer: "California Sun")
 2009 My One and Only (writer: "I'm Waiting Just for You", "Well, Oh Well")
 2008 Fallout 3 (Video Game) (writer: "Butcher Pete (Part 1)")
 2008 House M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Adverse Events (2008) ... (writer: "Drown in My Own Tears" - uncredited)
 2007 Alvin and the Chipmunks (writer: "California Sun")
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chasing It (2007) ... (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 2005 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary) (writer: "California Sun")
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) ... (writer: "California Sun")
 2004/I Ray (writer: "Drown in My Own Tears")
 2003 The Practice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cause of Action (2003) ... (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 2003 End of the Century (Documentary) (writer: "California Sun")
 2002 Cathouse (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "It Ain't the Meat (It's the Motion)")
 2002 Jackass: The Movie (Documentary) ("California Sun")
 2002 Ken Park (writer: "Henry's Got Flat Feet")
 2002 My Own Private Oshawa (TV Movie) (writer: "Breakin' Up the House")
 2001 Speaking of Sex (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 2000 The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (writer: "Seven Nights to Rock")
 1999 Liberty Heights (writer: "Annie Had a Baby")
 1998 Chairman of the Board (writer: "California Sun")
 1998 Twilight (writer: "Blues Stay Away from Me" - as H. Glover)
 1997 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase (1997) ... (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 1997 Traveller (writer: "Blues, Stay Away From Me")
 1995 Devil in a Blue Dress (writer: "I CAN'T GO ON WITHOUT YOU")
 1994 Andre (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 1992 La Vie de Bohème (writer: "I've Got to Go Cry")
 1991 The Doors (writer: "California Sun")
 1989 Heavy Petting (Documentary) (writer: "Annie Had a Baby")
 1987 Good Morning, Vietnam (writer: "California Sun")
 1987 The Big Town (writer: "DROWN IN MY OWN TEARS")
 1987 Five Corners (courtesy: "Uh Uh Uh", "Funky Soul", "Leave Me Alone") / (lyrics: "Let The Little Girl Dance" - as Glover) / (music: "Let The Little Girl Dance" - as Glover)
 1987 Back to the Beach ("California Sun")
 1987 Nadine (writer: "SEVEN NIGHTS TO ROCK")
 1985 Street Hawk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vegas Run (1985) ... (writer: "California Sun")
 1981 Gyllene Tider: Parkliv (music: "Tylö sun (California Sun)")
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (writer: "Lovin' Machine")
 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School (writer: "California Sun")
 1973 American Graffiti (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 1971 Mad Dogs & Englishmen (Documentary) (writer: "Sticks and Stones")
 1969 Dean Martin Presents the Golddiggers in London (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.3 (1969) ... (writer: "I Love You, Yes I Do" - uncredited)
 1964-1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #2.14 (1965) ... (writer: "The Peppermint Twist")
- Episode #2.12 (1965) ... (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
- Episode #2.1 (1965) ... (writer: "California Sun")
- Episode #1.45 (1965) ... (writer: "Let the Little Girl Dance")
- Episode #1.38 (1965) ... (writer: "Peppermint Twist")
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.31 (1965) ... (writer: "California Sun")
 1963 Una joven de 16 años (writer: "Peppermint Twist" - as Clover)
 1949 Souls of Sin (writer: "THE THINGS YOU DO TO ME")
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Songwriter: Wrote "California Sun", a hit for The Rivieras.
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A&R man and record producer in the fifties and sixties with various labels, most notably King and Roulette. Probably the first African American director of A&R for a major independent label (King/Federal). Produced artists such as Little Willie John, Hank Ballard and the Midnighters, Joey Dee and the Starlighters, The 5 Royales and The Essex.

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