Answer. The group was called Dead Man’s Bones and it was formed by the “Drive” actor and his friend Zach Shields. Singing actors and actresses in Indian cinema are Indian film actors who do their own singing.. The song was released as a single, and reached 12 on the Billboard Hot 100, and 10 on the Top 40 — and was eventually certified platinum. It shows that he spent months learning the craft. Since then, Levi has branched out into musical theater, and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance in "She Loves Me.". After “Crazy Heart,” he got serious about music again, releasing 2011’s “Jeff Bridges” to much buzz and mixed reviews. Segel showed off his musical chops — and his love for "The Muppets" — in the 2008 movie "Forgetting Sarah Marshall," which he wrote and starred in. If you saw his Oscar-winning performance in “Ray,” you already know Jamie Foxx can sing. Critics also praised the song, as well as Lawrence's performance. 25 Celebrities Who Are Also Amateur Porn Stars by Free Britney at March 24, 2014 8:11 pm. With the release of Ocean's 8 featuring the one and only Rihanna, we thought we'd take a look at which other singers are also amazing actors. Top Answer. Robinson,” you probably already knew he could play piano and sing. The band’s biggest hit was “California,” which was used as the theme song for Fox’s teen drama “The OC.” After leaving the band, Schwartzman started a solo project called Coconut Records, which has released a couple albums since 2007. Report. 14 on the Billboard Country Albums chart. In 2011, the British actor released his first of two records, a blues album called “Let Them Talk.” He told Britain’s Telegraph that he loves blues and jazz music, and has even roped his children into performing with him — but said he was unable to convince his wife to sing. Black has been cracking up audiences since the ’90s, with roles in beloved comedies like “High Fidelity” and “Tropic Thunder.” But he’s also a dedicated musician. His two other albums were nominated for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album as well, and his 2014 Christmas album "Holiday for Swing" peaked at 51 on the Billboard 200, and at eight on the Top Holiday Albums chart. He has risen from hot country star to being one of country music's biggest influences. The movie's soundtrack was also nominated for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media at the Grammys. debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, started experimenting with music back in the '80s, hit the top spot on both the Billboard 200, heard him sing the duet "I See the Light", Best Song Written For Visual Media at the Grammys, peaked at number seven on the Billboard Hot 100, nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Original Song, nominated for a Grammy for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media, peaked at number three on the Billboard 200, second best-selling song in "Glee" history, list of the 50 best "Glee" performances of all time, songs by the fictional rock band Infant Sorrow, 2006 Grammy nomination for Best Comedy Album, where Renner was during "Avengers: Infinity War", 40 celebrities who have starred in music videos, 9 celebrities you forgot tried to have music careers — and failed miserably, 19 celebrities who made victorious career comebacks. Take a look below at some actors who are also skilled musicians. Another Avenger who has musical skills is Jeremy Renner, who plays Hawkeye in the Marvel movie series. Frank Sinatra was a singer who acted in many films. Posted by Nida Zaidi on September 27, 2014. ", In November 2018 she also released a single for the new "Transformers" movie "Bumblebee," which she stars in, called "Back to Life.". These other 17 singers became successful actors in their own right, as well. "I love how the vocals are romantic and dramatic, and how they are complimented by a cinematic-style break and typical Sam Feldt drop," Feldt said of the song. He’s been playing with his rock band, Dennis Quaid and the Sharks, since 2000. Every year, Martin awards a charitable prize to a burgeoning bluegrass artist. Paltrow's version of "Forget You," her debut musical performance on "Glee," remains the second best-selling song in "Glee" history, with over 780,000 downloads. “House” star Hugh Laurie is great at playing jerks on-screen, but when he’s jamming on stage, the moonlighting musician is pure joy. Fans of “Arrested Development” star Michael Cera got to see his love for music on full display in 2010’s “Scott Pilgrim vs. “Gladiator” star Russell Crowe started his entertainment career as a musician before he became a box office idol. Of course, Hudson isn't the only singer that has gone on to have a successful acting career. Lucy Lawless . The song itself was nominated for Best Original Song at the Oscars, Best Song at the Golden Globes, and won Best Song Written For Visual Media at the Grammys. Per the Hollywood Reporter, he's performed at Glastonbury, had a set at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding reception, and has released multiple EPs since 2006, when his first one came out. Foxx won his first Grammy in 2009 for the song "Blame It. While doing that, he has also become a critically acclaimed actor… In the earliest years of Indian cinema, actors and actresses were … Library. Actor | Sling Blade Since the start of his music career, Dwight Yoakam has proven he's more than just another guy with a guitar and a hat. Supper Stars. When Foxx was just an up-and-coming comedic actor on Fox’s “In Living Color,” he released his first album, an R&B record called “Peep This,” which went nowhere. Search. The album cracked Billboard’s Country Albums chart. Hilary Duff. Elba, also known by his DJ name DJ Big Driis, has always been involved in the music scene, though in a low-key manner. Though McGregor and his co-star Nicole Kidman sing many covers throughout "Moulin Rouge!," the duet "Come What May" is the only original song in the film. 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