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"Weird Al" Yankovic

Musician / Comedian
Los Angeles, CA USA

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The time has come. "Weird Al" Yankovic, the biggest selling comedy recording artist of all time, has returned to demolish the pop landscape with Alpocalypse, his first full-length studio album in nearly five years.

Few would have guessed that Yankovic, who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. Demento Radio Show, would go on to become the biggest-selling comedy recording artist in history with over 12 million album sales. Now entering his fourth career decade, he has won 3 Grammys (with 14 nominations) and won countless awards and accolades for Weird Al classics like "Eat It," "Like a Surgeon," "Fat," "Smells Like Nirvana," "Amish Paradise," and "The Saga Begins."

Yankovic is also well-known for his cult-hit feature film UHF (1989), his late '90s CBS Saturday morning series The Weird Al Show and the numerous AL-TV specials that he's made for MTV and VH1 over the years. His previous album Straight Outta Lynwood (2006) spawned the Billboard Top 10 single "White & Nerdy," the video for which spent two months at #1 on iTunes and garnered over 100 million hits on the Internet.



Convention Guest Appearances:
   Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013 - April 26-28 in Calgary, AB
   Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo 2013 - November 1-3 in Los Angeles, CA
   BlizzCon 2016 - November 4-5 in Anaheim, CA
   Salt Lake Comic Con FanX 2017 - March 17-18 in Salt Lake City, UT
   Denver Comic Con 2017 - June 30 - July 2 in Denver, CO
   Fandomfest 2017 - July 28-30 in Louisville, KY cancelled appearance
   Rose City Comic Con 2017 - September 8-10 in Portland, OR
   Rhode Island Comic Con 2017 - November 10-12 in Providence, RI

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