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Ray Parker Jr.

Guitarist/songwriter/producer Ray Parker Jr. had hits as Raydio (the million-selling "Jack and Jill," "You Can't Change That"), Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio ("Two Places at the Same Time," "A Woman Needs Love [Just Like You Do]"), and Ray Parker Jr. (the number one R&B and pop gold single "Ghostbusters"), and he co-wrote hit songs for Rufus and Chaka ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Ghostbusters Soundtrack
Hired Gun Self
Ghostbusters II Soundtrack
Ex Machina Soundtrack


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 2022 Frankly Speaking (TV Series)
Guest / Self
 2019 Sherman's Showcase (TV Series)
- White Music (2019)
 2014 A to Z (TV Series)
Ray Parker Jr.
- E Is for Ectoplasm (2014) ... Ray Parker Jr.
 1991 Ray Parker Jr. Feat Father MC: She Needs to Get Some (Music Video)
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 1990 The Kid Who Loved Christmas (TV Movie)
 1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
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- How I Saved the Senator (1990) ... Ray Parker Jr.
 1987 Ray Parker Jr.: I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone (Music Video)
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 1987 Disorderlies
Pizza Deliveryman
 1987 Enemy Territory
 1986 Charlie Barnett's Terms of Enrollment (Video)
L.A. Vice Cop #2
 1985 Ray Parker Jr.: Girls Are More Fun (Music Video)
Ray Parker Jr.
 1985 Berrenger's (TV Series)
Zack Shepard
- Power Play (1985) ... Zack Shepard
- Seduction (1985) ... Zack Shepard
 1984 Ray Parker Jr.: Ghostbusters (Music Video)
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 1984 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Ray Parker Jr.
- Who Dunnit? (1984) ... Ray Parker Jr.
 1983 Ray Parker Jr.: I Still Can't Get Over Loving You (Music Video)
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 1982 Ray Parker Jr.: Let Me Go (Music Video)
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 1982 Ray Parker Jr.: The Other Woman (Music Video)
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 1979 Raydio: More Than One Way to Love a Woman (Music Video)
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 1979 Raydio: You Can't Change That (Music Video)
Ray Parker Jr. (as Raydio)
 1978 Raydio: Honey I'm Rich (Music Video)
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 1978 Raydio: Is This a Love Thing (Music Video)
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 1978 Raydio: Jack and Jill (Music Video)
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 1974 Uptown Saturday Night
Ray (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Album: "Rock On" (Arista) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio | Raydio


6' 0¾" (1.85 m)


Elaine Parker  (4 children)

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Backup guitarist for Stevie Wonder on "Superstition". See more »

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