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Kenny Rankin (1940–2009)


Kenny Rankin was born on February 10, 1940 in New York City, New York, USA. He was married to Yvonne Rodriguez-Calderone. He died on June 7, 2009 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

A Change of Seasons
A Change of Seasons Soundtrack
(1980)
Taking It Home
Taking It Home Music Department
(1986)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Musical Guest / Himself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Musical Guest
(1967-1975)

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 2012 Sarah G Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1987 Stingray (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Autumn (1987) ... (performer: "Deep In The Dark" - as Kenney Rankin)
 1986 Taking It Home (TV Movie) (performer: "Hello, Home") / (writer: "Hello, Home")
 1982 Fame (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Metamorphosis (1982) ... (performer: "Miles From Here")
 1980 A Change of Seasons (performer: "Where Do You Catch The Bus For Tomorrow?")
 1973-1975 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 12 March 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Peaceful")
- Episode dated 26 July 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Peaceful")
- Episode dated 22 May 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Peaceful")
 1967 Bob Dylan: Subterranean Homesick Blues (Short) (performer: "Subterranean Homesick Blues")
 1964-1965 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Dave, the Fraternity Advisor (1965) ... (writer: "Happy Guy")
- Chess Set (1964) ... (writer: "A Happy Guy" - uncredited)
- Kris Plays Cupid (1964) ... (writer: "A Happy Guy" - uncredited)
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Personal Quote:

Above all, I'm a jazz singer who likes to mess with the melody. I sing the songs that touch me in the heart, the songs I would like to sing to someone in front of a roaring fire...But don't get me wrong. We don't live in a fantasy world, though we all have one. (from an interview with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette in 1997)

Trivia:

Was signed to Columbia Records in the '60s, and played guitar on Bob Dylan's 1965 album, 'Bringing It All Back Home'. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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