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Herb Alpert (born March 31, 1935) was the founder and frontman for the instrumental group The Tijuana Brass. Yet his most notable achievment on the Billboard charts was as a solo artist. He is the only artist to hit #1 on a vocal track "This Guy's In Love With You" and an instrumental, "Rise". "Rise" was also sampled in the 1997 rap song "Hypnotize" by the late rapper Notorious B.I.G.Read More...
Alpert's musical accomplishments include five number one hits, twenty-eight albums on the Billboard charts, eight Grammy Awards, fourteen Platinum albums and fifteen Gold albums. As of 1996, Alpert had sold 72 million albums worldwide.
He was also the founder, along with Jerry Moss, of the legendary, artist-oriented record label, A&M Records.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Rise - 113,936 plays
- Lemon Tree - 79,033 plays
- This Guy's in Love With You - 63,424 plays
- Rotation - 45,140 plays
- A Taste of Honey - 29,366 plays
- Spanish Flea - 28,356 plays
- Diamonds - 14,500 plays
- 1980 - 12,922 plays
- Keep Your Eye on Me - 10,242 plays
- Tijuana Taxi - 17,801 plays