Gustavo Santaolalla

1951 - Today

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Gustavo Alfredo Santaolalla (born 19 August 1951) is an Argentine musician, composer, and record producer. He was known for composing his film scores with his collaborator and acclaimed director Alejandro González Iñárritu, which composed the first four psychological drama films Iñárritu directed. He also composed the original scores for the video games The Last of Us (2013) and The Last of Us Part II (2020), as well as the themes for television series such as Jane the Virgin (2014–2019) and Making a Murderer (2015–present). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gustavo Santaolalla has received more than 1,047,329 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Gustavo Santaolalla is the 292nd most popular musician (up from 420th in 2019), the 60th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 93rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Argentinean Musician.

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Among musicians, Gustavo Santaolalla ranks 292 out of 2,675Before him are Avril Lavigne, Karl Jenkins, Maria João Pires, Nick Cave, Leopold Auer, and Art Tatum. After him are Émile Waldteufel, Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller, Ornette Coleman, Burt Bacharach, Woody Guthrie, and Bo Diddley.

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Among people born in 1951, Gustavo Santaolalla ranks 51Before him are Johnny Rep, Ben Carson, Elio Di Rupo, Willy van de Kerkhof, Kevin Keegan, and Jarmila Kratochvílová. After him are Joey Ramone, Kim Peek, Lou Ferrigno, Don Rosa, Julian Schnabel, and Michèle Mouton.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Gustavo Santaolalla ranks 60 out of 900Before him are Adolfo Bioy Casares (1914), Francisco Varallo (1910), Héctor Cúper (1955), Mauricio Kagel (1931), Mauricio Macri (1959), and Adolfo Pérez Esquivel (1931). After him are Quino (1932), Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (1811), Carlos Bilardo (1938), Chris de Burgh (1948), Isabel Sarli (1929), and Jorge Valdano (1955).

Among MUSICIANS In Argentina

Among musicians born in Argentina, Gustavo Santaolalla ranks 3Before him are Martha Argerich (1941) and Lalo Schifrin (1932). After him are Chris de Burgh (1948), Gato Barbieri (1932), Osvaldo Pugliese (1905), Aníbal Troilo (1914), Juan d'Arienzo (1900), Charly García (1951), Enrique Santos Discépolo (1901), Gustavo Cerati (1959), and Dominic Miller (1960).