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Ray Parker Jr.


Ray Parker Jr. was born on May 1, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Ray Erskine Parker Jr. He has been married to Elaine Parker since June 12, 1994. They have four children. See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 About Last Night (performer: "Ghostbusters (Instrumental Version)") / (writer: "Ghostbusters (Instrumental Version)")
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (writer: "Ghostbusters" - as Ray Parker)
  EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode dated 31 October 2013 (2013) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2013 All Access: Mayweather vs. Guerrero (TV Mini-Series) (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2013 Amachan (TV Series short) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Dai 2 shû: Ora, Tôkyô sa kaeritaku nê Part 2 (2013) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
- Dai 2 shû: Ora, Tôkyô sa kaeritaku nê Part 1 (2013) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
  Phelous & the Movies (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Real Ghostbusters: X-Mas Marks the Spot (The Ghostbusters Kill Christmas) (2012) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
  Animal Practice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Two George Colemans (2012) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round Seven (2011) ... ("Theme from Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Theme from Ghostbusters")
  Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Ka Iwi Kapu (2011) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #20.26 (2011) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.21 (2011) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
  Castle (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Demons (2011) ... (performer: "GHOSTBUSTERS" - uncredited) / (writer: "GHOSTBUSTERS" - uncredited)
  Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2011) (writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2011)
- Revenge of the Commercials (2011) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters Theme" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters Theme" - uncredited)
- Casper (2009) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2010 Ghostbusters Return (Short) ("Ghostbusters" (Instrumental))
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.163 (2010) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.70 (2010) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2010 Scream Awards 2010 (TV Movie) (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2010 Love Ranch (writer: "You Got the Love" - as Ray Erskine Parker Jr.)
  Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #4.25 (2010) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2010) (performer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Boy Meets Curl (2010) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
- Tales from the Public Domain (2002) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2010 Gonger 2 - Das Böse kehrt zurück (TV Movie) ("Ghostbusters (Ghostbusters Theme Song)") / (producer: "Ghostbusters (Ghostbusters Theme Song)") / (writer: "Ghostbusters (Ghostbusters Theme Song)")
 2009 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.19 (2009) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2009 Zombieland (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2009 Ghostbusters (Video Game) (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
  All Star Family Fortunes (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #3.13 (2009) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2008 Ain't Afraid of No Ghosts: Creating 'The Real Ghostbusters' (Video documentary short) (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2008 Animating 'The Real Ghostbusters' (Video documentary short) (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2008 He Slimed Me! The Green World of Slimer and 'The Real Ghostbusters' (Video documentary short) (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2008 Something Strange in Your Neighborhood: The Creatures of 'The Real Ghostbusters' (Video documentary short) (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2008 Who You Gonna Call? The Heroes of 'The Real Ghostbusters' (Video documentary short) (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2008 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Gang Solves the Gas Crisis (2008) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters (Theme)" - uncredited)
 2008 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Amy Adams/Vampire Weekend (2008) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2008 Be Kind Rewind (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2007 Eddsworld (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Halloween Special (2007) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters")
  The Angry Video Game Nerd (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Ghostbusters: Conclusion (2007) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2006 Doctor Who (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Army of Ghosts (2006) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 2005 Just Like Heaven (writer: "Ghostbusters")
  Undercover (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- Die Geisterjäger (2005) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 2004 Freddy vs Ghostbusters (Short) (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" (uncredited), "Ghostbusters")
  Ed (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (producer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Things to Do Today (2002) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (producer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
  Pop Up Video (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Movie Magic 1: Movie Theme Songs (1998) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 1997 Extreme Ghostbusters (TV Series) ("Just Call The XGB" (Main Title))
 1990 New Ghostbusters II (Video Game) (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
  Cheers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1990) (writer - 1 episode, 1990)
- Loverboyd (1990) ... (performer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ghostbusters" - uncredited)
 1989 Ghostbusters II (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (producer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 1987 DTV Monster Hits (TV Movie) (performer: "Ghostbusters")
 1986 The Real Ghost Busters (TV Series) (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 1986 Quicksilver (performer: "One Summer Day (Dueling Bikes)") / (producer: "One Summer Day (Dueling Bikes)")
 1985 The 57th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Ghostbusters") / (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 1985 Fame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Heart of Rock 'N' Roll II (1985) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters")
  Solid Gold (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1985) (writer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Episode #5.20 (1985) ... (performer: "Jamie") / (writer: "Jamie")
 1984 Knight Rider (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Knights of the Fast Lane (1984) ... (writer: "Ghostbusters")
 1984 Ghostbusters (performer: "GHOSTBUSTERS") / (writer: "GHOSTBUSTERS")
 1981 Fort Apache the Bronx (performer: "It's Time to Party Now") / (writer: "It's Time to Party Now")
 1978 Moment by Moment (producer: "Hollywood Boulevard") / (writer: "Hollywood Boulevard")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1976 - 1978) (performer - 3 episodes, 1978)
- Episode dated 8 June 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "(Bringing Out) The Girl in Me")
- Episode dated 18 May 1978 (1978) ... (performer: "Jack and Jill" - as Raydio) / (writer: "Jack and Jill" - as Raydio)
- Episode dated 27 April 1978 (1978) ... (performer: "Jack and Jill" - as Raydio)
- Episode dated 20 April 1978 (1978) ... (performer: "Jack and Jill" - as Raydio) / (writer: "Jack and Jill" - as Raydio)
- Episode dated 8 April 1976 (1976) ... (writer: "You See the Trouble With Me")
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Album: "Rock On" (Arista) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Raydio
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Trivia:

He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7065 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on March 6, 2014. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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