"Weird Al" Yankovic

Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic (born October 23, 1959)[1] is an American sangster, sangwriter, parodist, record producer, satirist, actor, vyce actor, muisic video director, film producer, an author. He is kent for his humorous sangs that mak licht o popular cultur an eften parody specific sangs bi contemporary muisical acts, oreeginal sangs that are style pastiches o the wirk o ither acts, an polka medleys o several popular sangs, featurin his favoured instrument, the accordion.

"Weird Al" Yankovic
Weird Al performin live in 2010
Background information
Birth nameAlfred Matthew Yankovic
Born (1959-10-23) 23 October 1959 (age 60)
Downey, Californie, Unitit States
OreiginLynwood, Californie, Unitit States
  • Singer
  • sangwriter
  • parodist
  • record producer
  • satirist
  • actor
  • muisic video director
  • film producer
  • author
Years active1976–present
Associate actsDr. Demento, Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz


  1. Ankeny, Jason. "Weird Al Yankovic Biography". AllMusic.com (Rovi). Archived frae the oreeginal on July 24, 2015. Retrieved July 24, 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)