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Scott McKenzie (I) (1939–2012)

Scott McKenzie was born on January 10, 1939 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA as Philip Wallach Blondheim. He died on August 18, 2012 in Silver Lake, California, USA. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins. See more awards »

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 2014 The Goldbergs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Most Handsome Boy on the Planet (2014) ... (writer: "Kokomo" - uncredited)
 2012 The Block (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Red House Elimination: Night 3 (2012) ... (writer: "Kokomo" - uncredited)
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Bon rotllo (2012) ... (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 2011 Happy Endings (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Grinches Be Crazy (2011) ... (writer: "Kokomo" - uncredited)
 2011 Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ten Years of Disney's California Adventure (2011) ... (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.8 (2009) ... (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 2009 Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '09 (TV Special) (music: "Derek Jeter's Taco Hole" - uncredited)
 2008 The Wrecking Crew! (Documentary) (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 2007 Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (Documentary) (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 2007 Allein unter Bauern (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Willkommen in Kudrow (2007) ... (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 2003 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Today, I Am a Clown (2003) ... (writer: "Kokomo")
 2003 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Truck Stop (2003) ... (performer: "San Francisco")
 1996 The Rock (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)")
 1996 Chicago Hope (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Quiet Riot (1996) ... (writer: "Kokomo" - uncredited)
 1994 Forrest Gump (performer: "San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)" (1967))
 1991 Bullerfnis (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.8 (1991) ... (performer: "San Francisco")
 1988 Full House (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Beach Boy Bingo (1988) ... (writer: "Kokomo")
 1988 Cocktail (writer: "Kokomo" - as Scott McKenzie')
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 12 July 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "(Hey!) What About Me")
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Other Works:

Single: "San Francisco" (Ode Records).

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Alternate Names:

The Smoothies

Did You Know?


A discovery of John Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas, singer-songwriter McKenzie is probably best known for performing the hit song "San Francisco". The song, written by Phillips and produced by Phillips and Lou Adler in 1967 has become one of the most popular songs ever written about the city by the bay. See more »

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