What film is Scatman in?

The song has been used in the films “Nothing To Lose” starring Tim Robbins & “BASEketball” starring Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

Why is Scatman famous?

A prolific jazz pianist and vocalist for several decades, he rose to prominence during the 1990s through his fusion of scat singing and dance music. He recorded five albums, which were released between 1986 and 2001.

Is Scatman John a rapper?

John Paul Larkin, better known by his stage name Scatman John, was an American jazz pianist, songwriter and performer known for his unique “scat-rap” style of singing. Like many others, he initially struggled on his way to fame, but Scatman John ultimately achieved success because of, and not in spite of, his stutter.

What genre of music is Scatman?

Scatman John/Genres

Is Scatman alive?

Deceased (1942–1999)
Scatman John/Living or Deceased

Is Scatman dead?

What killed the Scatman?

Lung cancer
Scatman John/Cause of death
John Larkin, a lifelong stutterer who in middle age turned his speech problem into international fame as “Scatman John,” has died of lung cancer at the age of 57.

How old is the Scatman?

57 years (1942–1999)
Scatman John/Age at death

What was Scatman John’s condition?


Who is the composer of Scatman John soundtrack?

Soundtrack | Composer | Actor. Scatman John was born on March 13, 1942 in El Monte, California, USA as John Paul Larkin.

Who was Scatman Crothers and what did he do?

Scatman Crothers (1910–1986) Scatman Crothers was born Benjamin Sherman Crothers on May 23, 1910 in Terre Haute, Indiana. Songwriter (“Dearest One”), actor, composer, singer, comedian and guitarist who, after high school, appeared in nightclubs, hotels, films and on television. He made many records, including his own compositions.

When was Scatman John born and when did he die?

Scatman John was born on March 13, 1942 in El Monte, California, USA as John Paul Larkin.