|Birth name||Burt Freeman Bacharach|
|Born||May 12, 1928|
|Birth place||Kansas City, Missouri, USA|
|Instruments||Vocals, piano, keyboards|
|Labels||Kapp, A&M, Columbia|
Burt Freeman Bacharach (born May 12, 1928) is an American composer, songwriter, record producer, pianist, and singer. A six-time Grammy Award winner and three-time Academy Award winner, he is known for his popular hit songs and compositions from the late 1950s through the 1980s, many with lyrics written by Hal David.
As of 2014, Bacharach has written 73 US and 52 UK Top 40 hits.