Richard Thompson Net Worth

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Richard Thompson Net Worth: In high school he formed the group Emil and the Detectives. At 18 years old he began playing with all the group Fairport Convention. The band was regarded as the main group in the English folk rock movement. He left the group in 1971 and released his debut solo studio album Henry the Human Fly in 1972. Exactly the same year he married vocalist Linda Peters. In 1973 Richard and Linda Thompson released their very first record I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight. They recorded two more records but then Richard picked to leave the music business. He did return to music and composed songs for a lot of musicians. He also won an Ivor Novello Award for songwriting as well as a lifetime achievement award from BBC Radio. He was named Officer of the Order of the British empire in 2011 as well as in the exact same year he was given an honorary doctorate in the University of Aberdeen. He’s released over 20 albums under his own name and a lot more as cooperation.

Quick Facts

Birth date: October 15, 1976
Death date: July 27, 2016, Northern Virginia
Birth place: Notting Hill Gate
Height:1.73 m
Profession:Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Songwriter, Film Score Composer
Education:William Ellis School
Nationality:United Kingdom
Spouse:Nancy Covey, Linda Thompson, 1952 Vincent Black Lightning, Dad's Gonna Kill Me, Tear Stained Letter, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Clearwater, FL, United States, Orlando, FL, United States
Children:Teddy Thompson, Kamila Thompson, 1952 Vincent Black Lightning, Dad's Gonna Kill Me, Tear Stained Letter, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Clearwater, FL, United States, Orlando, FL, United States
Music groups:Fairport Convention, Richard & Linda Thompson, French Frith Kaiser Thompson, The Bunch, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Clearwater, FL, United States, Orlando, FL, United States, 1952 Vincent Black Lightning, Dad's Gonna Kill Me, Tear Stained Letter
Nominations:Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album, Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album, 1952 Vincent Black Lightning, Dad's Gonna Kill Me, Tear Stained Letter, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Clearwater, FL, United States, Orlando, FL, United States
Movies:Richard Thompson: Live in Providence, The Best of Sessions at West 54th: Vol. 1, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Clearwater, FL, United States, Orlando, FL, United States
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1London, England [December 2010]
2He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2011 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to music.


Quotes

#Quote
1I don't play white blues or white soul music. I'm not Eric Clapton; I'm not Sting.


Filmography

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gold2016/Iperformer: "I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight" - as Richard / writer: "I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight"
ConanTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
True Detective2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Gold2014performer: "I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight" / writer: "I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight"
Timeshift2013TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Late Show with David LettermanTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2013 writer - 1 episode, 2011
Fairport Convention, Who Knows Where the Time Goes?2012TV Movie arranger: "She Moved Through the Fair", "A Sailor's Life" / writer: "Walk a While", "If Stomp", "Reno, Nevada", "Meet on the Ledge", "Farewell, Farewell", "Crazy Man Michael"
Looper2012performer: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" / writer: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight"
Smashed2012lyrics: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" / music: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" / performer: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight"
EnlightenedTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2011 writer - 1 episode, 2011
Sons of AnarchyTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2010 writer - 1 episode, 2010
House M.D.2010TV Series performer - 1 episode
Numb3rs2008TV Series performer - 1 episode
Gigantic2008performer: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" / writer: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight"
1000 Years of Popular Music2006Video performer: "Sumer Is Icumen In" 1259, "King Henry" 15th c., "So Ben Mi Ca Bon Tempo" 17th c., "Bonnie St. Johnstone" 16th c., "O Sleep Fond Fancy" 1590, "Remember O Thou Man" 1700s, "Shenandoah" early 1800s, "Blackleg Miner", "I Live in Trafalgar Square" 1902 - 1940, 1932, 1950, 1947, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1981, 2000, 1953, 2004, 1830s, , "Java Jive", "Night and Day", "Orange Colored Sky", "Drinking Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee", "A-11", "See My Friends", "Friday on My Mind", "Tempted", "Oops! I Did It
Driving Lessons2006performer: "One Door Opens" / writer: "One Door Opens"
Crossing JordanTV Series performer - 3 episodes, 2003 writer - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2003
Being April2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood2002performer: "Dimming of the Day" 1975 / writer: "Dimming of the Day" 1975
A Room for Romeo Brass1999arranger: "Matty Groves"
Limbo1999writer: "Dimming of the Day"
Unhook the Stars1996performer: "Reckless Kind" / writer: "Reckless Kind"
Sweet Talker1991performer: "Put Your Trust in Me", "To Hang a Dream On", "Boomtown" / writer: "Put Your Trust in Me", "To Hang a Dream On", "Boomtown"
DTV: Rock, Rhythm & Blues1984Video performer: "Two Left Feet"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Baraboo2009composer: additional music
Knocked Up2007musician: guitar
1000 Years of Popular Music2006Video musician
In the Edges: The 'Grizzly Man' Session2005Video documentary musician: guitar/bass
Grizzly Man2005Documentary music arranger / musician: guitar and bass
The Marksman1987TV Mini-Series music arranger
Slam Dance1987musician: guitar

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
JFK: The Final Hours2013TV Movie documentary
Dark Secrets of the Lusitania2012Documentary
Dreams with Sharp Teeth2008Documentary
Grizzly Man2005Documentary music composed by
Sweet Talker1991
The Marksman1987TV Mini-Series

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Richard Thompson-Live at Celtic Connection2012

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Conan2015TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHimself
Richard Thompson BBC Four Session: Goodbye Television Centre2013TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1994-2013TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Fairport Convention, Who Knows Where the Time Goes?2012TV MovieHimself - Guitar and Vocals, 1967-1971
Richard Thompson-Live at Celtic Connection2012Himself
My First Guitar2011DocumentaryHimself
Rhino Resurrected2011DocumentaryHimself
Forever Young: How Rock 'n' Roll Grew Up2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...2009TV SeriesHimself
HARDtalk2009TV SeriesHerself
American Music: Off the Record2008DocumentaryHimself
Fairport Convention: Maidstone 19702008Himself
Later... With Jools Holland1993-2007TV SeriesHimself
Sierra Center Stage2006TV SeriesHimself - Guitar & Vocals
1000 Years of Popular Music2006VideoHimself - Singer / Guitarist
Imagine2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Folk Britannia2006TV Series documentaryHimself
In the Edges: The 'Grizzly Man' Session2005Video documentaryHimself
The Richard Thompson Band: Live in Providence2004VideoHimself
Richard Thompson: Solitary Life2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Austin City Limits2001TV Series documentaryHimself
Mountain Stage2001TV SeriesHimself - Musician
An All-Star Tribute to Joni Mitchell2000TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1994TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Leyendas de la guitarra1991TV Movie documentaryHimself
London Rock1970DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Old, Weird America: Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music2007DocumentaryHimself
DTV: Rock, Rhythm & Blues1984VideoHimself

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