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Birth name: Alfred Matthew Yankovic.
Also known as: "Weird Al" Yankovic.
Born: October 23, 1959 Lynwood, California, USA.
Weird Al Yankovic is known in particular for his humorous songs that make light of popular culture and that parody specific songs by contemporary musical acts. Since receiving his first accordion lesson a day before his seventh birthday, Weird Al Yankovic has sold more than 12 million albums and recorded more than 150 parody and original songs. His works have earned him three Grammy Awards amongst nine nominations, three gold records, and five platinum records in the U.S. Weird Al Yankovic's first Top 10 Billboard album and single were both released in 2006, nearly three decades into his career.
In addition to recording his albums, Weird Al Yankovic has written and starred in his own movie and television show, directed music videos for himself and other artists including Ben Folds and Hanson, and has made guest appearances/cameos in television shows such as The Simpsons, Futurama, Behind the Music, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, and Robot Chicken.
Weird Al Yankovic Discography:
-"Weird Al" Yankovic (1983).
-"Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D (1984).
-Dare to Be Stupid (1985).
-Polka Party! (1986).
-Even Worse (1988).
-"Weird Al" Yankovic's Greatest Hits (1988).
-UHF - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack and Other Stuff (1989).
-Off the Deep End (1992).
-The Food Album (1993).
-Permanent Record: Al in the Box (1994).
-Greatest Hits Volume II (1994).
-The TV Album (1995).
-Bad Hair Day (1996).
-Running with Scissors (1999).
-Poodle Hat (2003).
-Straight Outta Lynwood (2006).