Louie Bellson Net Worth

Louie Bellson Net Worth is
$3 Million

Louie Bellson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Luigi Paulino Alfredo Francesco Antonio Balassoni (July 6, 1924 – February 14, 2009), known by the stage name Louie Bellson (his own preferred spelling, although he is often seen in sources as Louis Bellson), was an American jazz drummer. He was a composer, arranger, bandleader, and jazz educator, and is credited with pioneering the use of two bass drums.Bellson was an internationally acclaimed artist who performed in most of the major capitals around the world. Bellson and his first wife, the actress and singer Pearl Bailey (married 1952–1990), had the second highest number of appearances at the White House (only Bob Hope had more). He was a vice president at Remo, a drum company.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthJuly 6, 1924, Rock Falls, Illinois, United States
DiedFebruary 14, 2009, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place Of BirthRock Falls, Illinois, USA
ProfessionMusic Department, Soundtrack, Actor
SpouseFrancine Bellson (m. 1992–2009), Pearl Bailey (m. 1952–1990)
ChildrenDee Dee Belson, Tony Bellson
Star SignCancer
1Inducted into the Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame in 1978.
2He pioneered the use of two bass drums instead of one.
3Received a Jazz Masters Award from the National Endowment for the Arts in 1994; a Living Jazz Legends Award from the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in 2007; a Jazz Living Legend Award from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers; and a American Drummers Achievement Award from the Avedis Zildjian Co.
4Father of Dee Dee Belson. He passed away less than five months before her passing.
5Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1993.
6Jazz drummer.

Music Department

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1972TV Series musician - 260 episodes
The Pearl Bailey Show1971TV Series conductor
Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey: On Broadway1969TV Movie additional orchestrations - as Louis Bellson


Playboy After Dark1969TV Series performer - 1 episode
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall1958TV Series writer - 1 episode
Show Time at the Apollo1955TV Series writer - 1 episode


Lou Grant1982TV SeriesJohnny Albert
A Song Is Born1948Drums


Louie Bellson and His Big Band2003Video documentaryComposer, Drummer
Superdrumming1987Video documentaryHimself / Drums
Benny Goodman: Let's Dance - A Musical Tribute1986TV MovieHimself (as Louis Bellson)
Great Vibes! Lionel Hampton & Friends1982TV MovieHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1969-1979TV SeriesHimself
All-Star Salute to Pearl Bailey1979TV MovieHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1971-1975TV SeriesHimself - Drummer / Himself - Jazz Drummer
The David Frost Show1971TV SeriesHimself
This Is Your Life1971TV SeriesHimself
Playboy After Dark1969TV SeriesHimself
The Hollywood Palace1964TV SeriesHimself - Drummer
The Lively Ones1962TV SeriesHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1962TV SeriesDrummer
The Nat King Cole Show1957TV SeriesHimself - Drummer
Rock 'n' Roll Revue1955ShortHimself
A.N.T.A. Album of 19551955TV MovieHimself
Sophisticated Lady1952ShortHimself - Drummer

Archive Footage

The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America2012DocumentaryHimself

Known for movies

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