Gary Lawyer

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Gary Lawyer
Born 1959
Origin Mumbai, India
Genres Pop, blues, jazz
Occupation(s) Instrumentalist, singer-songwriter
Instruments vocals, guitar
Years active Since the 1980s
Website garylawyermusic.com

Gary Lawyer (born 1959) is an Indian of Gujurati-Parsi originsinger-songwriter, known for his works predominantly in Bollywood, He started his career as a nightclub singer in New York City, New York.[1]

Career[edit]

He is the first Indian to be signed for a western album outside India.[2] Lawyer has a bass baritone, who sings in the tenor range [3] which garnered him recognition and a stint with Bollywood.[4][5] He then ventured into Bollywood and Indipop[6] [7]

Discography[edit]

Songs[edit]

  • "Arrow in the Dust"
  • "Highway to Heaven"
  • "Nights on Fire"
  • "This Cannot Wait"
  • "The Other Side of Dawn"

Albums[edit]

  • Unbelong

Selected filmography[edit]

(vocals)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Transcript (of online chat, May 13, 2005). "Gary Lawyer". Indiatimes. Retrieved February 2013
  2. ^ "Shekhar in conversation with Gary Lawyer - Episode 89 - Bollywood Movies". Zimbio. Retrieved October 12, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Road ke har Mod Pe". YouTube. 2010-09-05. Retrieved 2011-10-12. 
  4. ^ "Gary Lawyer, Entertainment Photo, An established singer Gary Law". Timescontent.com. 2007-11-17. Retrieved 2011-10-12. 
  5. ^ June 11, 2011 By Ipsitaa Panigrahi (June 11, 2011). "A fitting tribute indeed for the King". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved October 12, 2011. 
  6. ^ Sankar, Anand (February 16, 2005). "Beat Street". The Hindu. Retrieved February 16, 2013
  7. ^ Singh, Mehr (photographer) (September 19, 2011). "Pics: Gary Lawyer @ High Spirits, Pune – Finally, a Live Gary Lawyer Photo Set!". NH7. Retrieved February 16, 2013
  8. ^ Rodrigues, Collin (September 8, 2011). "Gary Lawyer's Elvis Tribute for Charity". Hindustan Times. Retrieved February 16, 2013
  9. ^ Nnbhushan (March 31, 2009). "Gary Lawyer Indian Summer World News (WN) Network. Retrieved February 16, 2013

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