Herb Alpert


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 13,816 this week
Bandleader who had several big instrumental hits in 1960s with his band, Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass. First big hit was "The Lonely Bull" in 1963. He and the Brass followed that with other big hits like "Tijuana Taxi", "Spanish Flea" (familiar to some as "the Dating Game song"), "A Taste of Honey", and "Zorba the Greek". It wasn't until he ... See full bio »

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite Couples

Check out some of our favorite couples in Hollywood.

See the entire gallery

The Most Anticipated Movies and Shows to Watch in May

Take a look at the top movies and shows coming to theaters and streaming in May.

Watch the video

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 people
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 38 people
created 17 Nov 2020
 
a list of 40 people
created 13 Dec 2018
 
a list of 103 people
created 27 Dec 2011
 
a list of 161 people
created 31 Dec 2019
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Herb Alpert's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Never Say Never Again Music Department
(1983)
Iron Man 3 Soundtrack
(2013)
Witness Soundtrack
(1985)
Ocean's Eight Soundtrack
(2018)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (10 credits)
 2020 Herb Alpert Is... (Documentary) (music)
 2006 The Holiday (soloist: trumpet)
 1983 Never Say Never Again (music producer: title song) / (musician: trumpet solo, title song)
 1976 Mother, Jugs & Speed (musical participation)
 1969-1970 The Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) (musician - 16 episodes)
- Money Is a Five Letter Word (1970) ... (musician)
- Free Is a Four Letter Word (1970) ... (musician)
- A Five-Pound Monkey on His Stomach (1970) ... (musician)
- The Promise (1970) ... (musician)
 1966 A Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass Double Feature (Short) (music arranger)
 1965 The Dating Game (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
 1963 The Stripper (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1962 Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1959 Blue Denim (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
Show Show Actor (9 credits)
Show Show Composer (3 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (83 credits)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (89 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Songwriter: Wrote (w/Lou Adler, Sam Cooke) "A Wonderful World", a hit for Cooke and, later, for Herman's Hermits. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Apple Music | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

Herb Albert & The Tijuana Brass | Herb Albert and the Tijuana Brass

Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Spouse:

Lani Hall  (1 child) | See more »

Parents:

Alpert, Louis | Alpert, Tillie

Relatives:

Randy 'Badazz' Alpert (niece or nephew)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I believe the best chance we have of creating responsible and productive kids is through the arts, and it has to be developed just like literacy. See more »

Trivia:

While attending the University of Southern California in the 1950s, he was a member of the USC Trojan Marching Band for 2 years. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed