How old is Tom Petty?

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer. Tom Petty was born on October 20, 1950 in Gainesville, Florida, USA as Thomas Earl Petty.

When did Tom Petty perform at Live Aid?

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers performing at Live Aid in front of 100,000 people in the John F. Kennedy Stadium, Philadelphia USA on the 13th July, 1985. The event was organised by Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for the Ethiopian famine disaster.

What are some of the best Tom Petty songs?

Southern Accents – Tom Petty… Angel Dream (No. 2) – Tom… Dreamville – Tom Petty and… I Should Have Known It – Tom… Refugee – Tom Petty and the… American Girl – Tom Petty and… The Best Of Everything (… Learning To Fly – Tom Petty… Here Comes My Girl – Tom… The Last DJ – Tom Petty and… I Need To Know – Tom Petty…

Thomas Earl Petty (born October 20, 1950) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, multi instrumentalist and record producer.

How many records has Tom Petty sold?

In his career, he sold more than 80 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Petty and the Heartbreakers were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002. Petty died of an accidental drug overdose on October 2, 2017, one week after the end of the Heartbreakers’ 40th Anniversary Tour.

What rank is Tom Petty in the Rolling Stone magazine?

Archived from the original on October 3, 2017. Retrieved October 3, 2017. ^ “Tom Petty ranked 91st greatest artist”. Rolling Stone. December 3, 2010. Retrieved August 1, 2021. ^ “Tom Petty To Receive Billboard’s Century Award”. Billboard. October 13, 2005. Archived from the original on April 26, 2018. Retrieved October 3, 2017.

Who was Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers?

He was the lead singer of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, formed in 1976. He previously led the band Mudcrutch. He was also a member of the late 1980s supergroup the Traveling Wilburys. Petty recorded a number of hit singles with the Heartbreakers and as a solo artist.