Patrick Leonard

1956 - Today

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Patrick Ray Leonard (born March 14, 1956) is an American songwriter, keyboardist, film composer, and music producer, best known for his longtime collaboration with Madonna. His work with Madonna includes her albums True Blue (1986), Who's That Girl (1987), Like a Prayer (1989), I'm Breathless (1990) and Ray of Light (1998). He scored Madonna's 2008 documentary I Am Because We Are, played keyboards with her at Live Aid (1985), and was musical director and keyboardist on The Virgin Tour (1985) and the Who's That Girl World Tour (1987). Leonard has worked with a wide variety of artists including late-period Pink Floyd and solo Roger Waters, Elton John, Leonard Cohen, Bryan Ferry, Julian Lennon, Rod Stewart, Michael Jackson, Fleetwood Mac, Jeff Beck, Bryan Adams, Peter Cetera, Jewel, Blue October, Duncan Sheik, Michael W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Leonard has received more than 520,869 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Patrick Leonard is the 1,828th most popular musician (down from 1,686th in 2019), the 9,441st most popular biography from United States (down from 8,118th in 2019) and the 782nd most popular American Musician.

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  • 22

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  • 2.70

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  • 3.33

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Among musicians, Patrick Leonard ranks 1,828 out of 2,675Before him are Johnny Van Zant, A. R. Rahman, Richard Tandy, Dale Crover, Don Diablo, and Sverre Kjelsberg. After him are T Bone Burnett, Tom Scott, Josh Homme, Jon Oliva, Ed O'Brien, and Harvey Mason.

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Among people born in 1956, Patrick Leonard ranks 391Before him are Jerry Doyle, Javier Navarrete, Sylvestre Ntibantunganya, Catherine Corsini, Dorothy Hamill, and Meena Keshwar Kamal. After him are Audrey Landers, David Wolf, Dag Otto Lauritzen, Augusto Santos Silva, Dianne Reeves, and Susan Solomon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Patrick Leonard ranks 9,441 out of 15,968Before him are Patti Davis (1952), Dorothy Poynton-Hill (1915), Kim Rhodes (1969), Lorenzo di Bonaventura (1957), Dan White (1946), and Rudy Vallée (1901). After him are Pauline Frederick (1883), T Bone Burnett (1948), Evelyne Hall (1909), Audrey Landers (1956), Madge Kennedy (1891), and George Mostow (1923).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Patrick Leonard ranks 782Before him are Al Foster (1943), Tyler Joseph (1988), Hank Ballard (1927), Reb Beach (1963), Johnny Van Zant (1960), and Dale Crover (1967). After him are T Bone Burnett (1948), Tom Scott (1948), Josh Homme (1973), Jon Oliva (1959), Harvey Mason (1947), and David Murray (1955).