Caption: Laurie Anderson at event of Heart of a Dog (2015)
Soundtrack, Composer, Actress
Born: June 5, 1947
Star sign: Gemini
Known for: Before Night Falls (2000), Fallen Angels (1995), Wings of Desire (1987), Home of the Brave: A Film by Laurie Anderson (1986)
Began career as a performance artist in the late 1960s, began recording in the late 1970s. Rose to popularity in early 1980s when 8-minute single, "O Superman" made it to No. 2 on the British pop charts. Early magnum opus was the two-night extravaganza "United States Parts I-IV" in 1983. Latest album "Life on A String" released in 2001. Laurie ...