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One music_note One was a hit for Three Dog Night . Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night names One as his favorite of the group's recordings. Harry Nilsson said that he was inspired to create the song when he heard a busy signal on the telephone. "Donkey" ( Eddie Murphy ) sings a line from "One" in ...
One (performed by Aimee Mann) music_note Aimee Mann's recording of One was used in the film Magnolia . "I know exactly where I was when I heard the Aimee Mann version. I was in a studio to meet Michael Penn and Jon Brion while they were recording Fiona Apple's first record to discuss doing the score for my first film. ...
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One (performed by Filter) music_note The soundtrack for the film based on the hit TV show "The X-Files " includes a cover of "One " performed by Filter .   During filming, actor David Duchovny ad-libbed the line, "One is the loneliest number" so the producer of the film commissioned the recording of "One " for the ...
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One (performed by Al Kooper) music_note Al Kooper's version of One was on his 1969 solo effort I Stand Alone .
One (performed by Nathan Lane) music_note Nathan Lane plays "Snowbell" in the films Stuart Little and Stuart Little 2 . In the second film, Snowbell quotes a line from Harry Nilsson's One . The song is on the film's soundtrack CD .
One (performed by Music Convention) music_note The New Zealand band, Music Convention , recorded Harry Nilsson's One . It was released by RCA in New Zealand as the a-side of a single (RCA 60452) in 1968.
One (performed by Clueless) music_note Clueless recorded One for their 1999 album The Album .
One (performed by Owen McCarthy) music_note Owen McCarthy's performance of One is from the Loser's Lounge album Loosers, Schmoozers: A Tribute to Harry Nilsson .
One (performed by Jim Boggia) music_note Jim Boggia's recording of One is on his CD EP called 4 Sketches . The EP is a four-song album of home demos which was given away at Boggia's June 7, 2002, shows at The Point in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania .
One (performed by Chainsaw Kittens) music_note Chainsaw Kittens recorded One for their 1992 EP High in High School .
One (performed by Ilona Knopfler) music_note Ilona Knopfler recorded her jazz version of Harry Nilsson's One for her 2003 album Some Kind of Wonderful .   "One" Performed By Ilona Knopfler  
One (performed by John Farnham) music_note The Little River Band's John Farnham recorded a cover of One which was released on his 1970 album Looking Through a Tear (Columbia SCXO 7920). It's available on the CD John Farnham: Anthology Vol. 2 .
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One Last Touch of Nilsson article This article is from Goldmine Magazine (Vol. 20 No. 9 Issue 359 dated April 29, 1994). Bruce Ansley contacted Krause Publications Group, Inc. and Dawn Eden and they were kind enough to grant him permission to place the article online. Once he had ...
Harry Nilsson Birthday Bash 2021 event_note On June 15, 2021, a YouTube event was held to celebrate Harry Nilsson's 80th birthday and to pay respects to his son, Zak .   Harry Nilsson Birthday Bash 2021   ...
Joseph Schermie person Joseph Schermie played bass for Three Dog Night including on their hit version of Harry Nilsson's "One ."    
Theme Time Radio Hour radio Theme Time Radio Hour is a weekly, one-hour show hosted by Bob Dylan that originally aired from May 2006 to April 2009 on Sirius and XM satellite radio.   Songs by Harry Nilsson are played in several of the episodes.   "New York" is the theme of episode 48. It includes Harry's "I ...
Shanghai Knights videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "One " plays during a scene in which Owen Wilson's character "Roy O'Bannon" is separated from Jackie Chan's "Chon Wang."  
Onetogether (performed by Karen Wyman) music_note On her 1971 album, Onetogether , Karen Wyman performs a medley of One and Together which is titled Onetogether .
Karen Wyman person On her 1971 album, Onetogether , Karen Wyman performed a medley of Harry Nilsson's songs One and Together titled "Onetogether ."
Shrek 2 videocam Donkey ( Eddie Murphy ) sings a line from Harry Nilsson's "One " at the beginning of Shrek 2 .  
Won music_note The Beta Band's song "Won" is a "hip hop" reworking of Harry Nilsson's song "One ." The Beta Band's recording includes extensive sampling of Harry's recording of "One ."   "Won" is available on the Beta Band's Hot Shots II CD.   "We met a rapper in New York, Sean Reveron , ...
Beta Band person The Beta Band's song "Won " is a "hip hop" reworking of Harry Nilsson's song "One ." The Beta Band's recording includes extensive sampling of Harry's recording of "One ."   "Won " is available on the Beta Band's Hot Shots II CD.
Unison Ad videocam In 2004, a £1.4 million TV advertising campaign by the England's largest trade union was used to recruit new members. The TV advertisements featured a woman walking through the streets of Liverpool, being joined by more and more workers to the tune of Harry Nilsson's "One ."   ...
One (performed by Filter) music_note The soundtrack for the film based on the hit TV show "The X-Files " includes a cover of "One " performed by Filter .   During filming, actor David Duchovny ad-libbed the line, "One is the loneliest number" so the producer of the film commissioned the recording of "One " for the ...
Filter person The soundtrack for the film based on the hit TV show "The X-Files " includes a cover of Harry Nilsson's "One " by Filter. During filming, David Duchovny (as "Fox Mulder") ad-libbed the line, "One is the loneliest number" so the producer commissioned the recording of "One " for the soundtrack - ...
One (performed by Ilona Knopfler) music_note Ilona Knopfler recorded her jazz version of Harry Nilsson's One for her 2003 album Some Kind of Wonderful .   "One" Performed By Ilona Knopfler  
Ilona Knopfler person Ilona Knopfler recorded her jazz version of Harry Nilsson's "One " for her 2003 album Some Kind of Wonderful .   The daughter of musicians who traveled often, Knopfler was born in Paris, France and lived in Hong Kong for several years. She then lived in New York, New York , and ...
Everybody Loves Raymond videocam During a 2001 episode [1] of the TV series "Everybody Loves Raymond," Raymond's brother, Robert Barone, quotes Harry Nilsson's One :   Hey, why don't you get one of those big "number one" foam fingers and wave it in the air? 'Cause you're number one, Raymond, YOU'RE NUMBER ONE! But ...
A Celebration of the Music of Harry Nilsson event_note A concert titled "A Celebration of the Music of Harry Nilsson" was held at the Roxy on Sunset in Los Angeles, California , on June 13, 1998.   The show opened with children from Topanga Elementary School performing selections from The Point! .   Other performers included ...
Music Convention person The New Zealand band, Music Convention, recorded Harry Nilsson's "One ." It was released by RCA in New Zealand as the a-side of a single (RCA 60452) in 1968.
Magnolia videocam Aimee Mann's recording of "One " was used in the film Magnolia .   I know exactly where I was when I heard the Aimee Mann version. I was in a studio to meet Michael Penn and Jon Brion while they were recording Fiona Apple's first record to discuss doing the score for my first ...
Howard Stern radio On March 5, 2003, on his popular radio show, Howard Stern played "You're Breaking My Heart ." As the song played (with the expected edits, of course), Stern laughed out loud.   Stern asked if Harry Nilsson was still alive and his "posse" said no, but couldn't agree on either the date of ...
Nilsson! theater_comedy From February 15 to April 1, 1998, the Muziektheater in Amsterdam, Holland , presented "Nilsson! " a play based on the life and music of Harry Nilsson .   "Nilsson!" is based on a concept by Bill van Dijk . Developed under the working title of "Late ...
One (performed by Al Kooper) music_note Al Kooper's version of One was on his 1969 solo effort I Stand Alone .
One (performed by Nathan Lane) music_note Nathan Lane plays "Snowbell" in the films Stuart Little and Stuart Little 2 . In the second film, Snowbell quotes a line from Harry Nilsson's One . The song is on the film's soundtrack CD .
One (performed by Music Convention) music_note The New Zealand band, Music Convention , recorded Harry Nilsson's One . It was released by RCA in New Zealand as the a-side of a single (RCA 60452) in 1968.
One (performed by Clueless) music_note Clueless recorded One for their 1999 album The Album .
One (performed by Owen McCarthy) music_note Owen McCarthy's performance of One is from the Loser's Lounge album Loosers, Schmoozers: A Tribute to Harry Nilsson .
One (performed by Jim Boggia) music_note Jim Boggia's recording of One is on his CD EP called 4 Sketches . The EP is a four-song album of home demos which was given away at Boggia's June 7, 2002, shows at The Point in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania .
One (performed by Chainsaw Kittens) music_note Chainsaw Kittens recorded One for their 1992 EP High in High School .
One (performed by John Farnham) music_note The Little River Band's John Farnham recorded a cover of One which was released on his 1970 album Looking Through a Tear (Columbia SCXO 7920). It's available on the CD John Farnham: Anthology Vol. 2 .
One (performed by Aimee Mann) music_note Aimee Mann's recording of One was used in the film Magnolia . "I know exactly where I was when I heard the Aimee Mann version. I was in a studio to meet Michael Penn and Jon Brion while they were recording Fiona Apple's first record to discuss doing the score for my first film. ...
Nilsson Together book Songbook with 13 songs including Without Her and One . 46 pages. Many family photographs.
Magnolia: Songs by Aimee Mann book Song book which includes the music and lyrics for Harry Nilsson's One . Includes four-color photos of Aimee Mann and shots from the film
Shanghai Knights [2003] album The soundtrack of the film Shanghai Knights includes Harry Nilsson singing One .
Onetogether music_note On her 1971 album, Onetogether , Karen Wyman performs a medley of One and Together which is titled Onetogether .
Cow's Wrong music_note "Cow's Wrong" is a song by The Beta Band . In BMI's online database, "Cow's Worng" is credited to the members of the band and Harry Nilsson . Since Harry apparently had nothing to do with "Cow's Wrong," the BMI database is probably wrong. Most likely it should have listed a song called ...
One music_note One was a hit for Three Dog Night . Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night names One as his favorite of the group's recordings. Harry Nilsson said that he was inspired to create the song when he heard a busy signal on the telephone. "Donkey" ( Eddie Murphy ) sings a line from "One" in ...
"One" Featured in Sony's "Venom: Let There Be Carnage" announcement Sony has released a trailer for Venom: Let There Be Carnage (aka: "Venom 2") which includes Harry Nilsson's performance of his song "One ."   Venom: Let There Be Carnage Trailer ...
The Simpsons videocam The long-running animated TV series, The Simpsons , has referred to Harry Nilsson on several occasions.   This Little Wiggy ("Best Friend")   In "The Little Wiggy " (Season 9, Episode 18), Marge Simpson arranges a playdate for Bart and ...
The Fresh Prince of Bel Air videocam In "Mistaken Identity " (Season 1, Episode 6) of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air , Will Smith and Carlton Banks are accused of stealing cars and are detained in jail. In one scene, another prisoner sings a few lines of Harry Nilsson's "One ."