Last Updated: 31 Jul, 2023 | Views: 204
Other Profession(s): Singer, Composer
Famous For: No Myth (Song)
Net Worth: $10 Million Approx.
Michael Penn is a popular American singer-songwriter and composer who was born on August 1st, 1958. He is renowned for his reflective songwriting, melodic sense, and wide range of musical inspirations.
Michael Penn's Career:
In 1989: Penn released his debut solo album, "March," which featured the hit single "No Myth." The song achieved commercial success and helped propel Penn into the spotlight.
In 1992: Penn released his second album, "Free-for-All."
In 1997: Penn released the album "Resigned." The album received positive reviews for its introspective lyrics and musical craftsmanship.
In 2000: For the critically acclaimed movie "Boogie Nights," directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, Penn wrote the soundtrack. He became well-known in the world of cinema composition because to his work on the picture.
In 2005: Penn released his album "Mr. Hollywood Jr., 1947," which delved into themes of nostalgia and the entertainment industry. The album showcased Penn's growth as a songwriter and garnered favorable reviews.
In 2009: Penn wrote the music for the movie That Evening Sun.
In 2013: Penn also became a member of the Masters of Sex cast on Showtime.
In 2018: He joined NBC's Good Girls .
In 2019: Penn released his most recent album, "Wide Awake in November," which continued to showcase his distinctive style and lyrical prowess.
Michael Penn's Awards and Honors:
He was a nominee for a DVDX Award in 2003.
He won the 1990 MTV Video Music Award for Best New Artist with his breakthrough song, No Myth.
Michael Penn's Personal Life:
Penn is married to singer-songwriter Aimee Mann. The couple has collaborated on various musical projects and has supported each other's careers. They have established themselves as a creative and influential duo within the music industry.