Linda Ronstadt - Sondz

Overview

Linda Maria Ronstadt (born July 15, 1946) is a retired American singer who performed and recorded in diverse genres including rock, country, light opera, and Latin. She has earned 11 Grammy Awards, three American Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music awards, an Emmy Award, and an ALMA Award. Many of her albums have been certified gold, platinum or multiplatinum in the United States and internationally. She has also earned nominations for a Tony Award and a Golden Globe award. She was awarded the Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award by the Latin Recording Academy in 2011 and also awarded the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award by the Recording Academy in 2016. She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2014. On July 28, 2014, she was awarded the National Medal of Arts and Humanities. In 2019, she received a star jointly with Dolly Parton and Emmylou Harris on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for their work as the group Trio. ...

Facts

Born15/7/1946 (Age: 75), in Tucson
AreaUnited States
Years active54
StatusActive
Parent(s)Gilbert Ronstadt
Sibling(s)Michael RonstadtPeter Ronstadt
Role(s)ProducerLiner NotesVocalLead VocalsChoir VocalsAdditionalBackground VocalsWhistleCymbal
Label(s)Asylum RecordsRhinoElektraCapitol RecordsWarner Bros. RecordsElektra EntertainmentMobile Fidelity Sound LabDCC Compact ClassicsBMG Direct Marketing, Inc.Columbia House

Collaborators

NameRole(s)
Peter Asher
Peter AsherProducerPercussionCowbellTambourineBackground vocalsCabasaHandclapsShakersWood block
George Massenburg
George MassenburgProducerRecordingMixEngineer
Val Garay
Val GarayRecordingEngineerMix
Kenny Edwards
Kenny EdwardsAcoustic bass guitarElectric bass guitarBassBackground vocalsAcoustic guitarBass guitarMandolin
Andrew Gold
Andrew GoldPercussionElectric guitarBackground vocalsUkulelePianoAcoustic guitarDrums (drum set)Electric pianoGuitar familyClavinet
Emmylou Harris
Emmylou HarrisCreditPerformerVocalArrangerAcoustic guitarBackground vocalsLead vocalsGuest
Nelson Riddle
Nelson RiddleArrangerConductor
Don Grolnick
Don GrolnickPianoClavinetElectric pianoOrgan
Dolly Parton
Dolly PartonCreditVocalBackground vocalsLead vocals
Dan Dugmore
Dan DugmoreElectric guitarSteel guitarAcoustic guitarPedal steel guitar