Tiny Tim

Not in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Eligible since: 1993 (The 1994 Induction Ceremony)

Previously Considered? No  what's this?

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Will Tiny Tim be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame?
"Musical excellence is the essential qualification for induction."
   

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Rock Uke The best we ever had...!!!!

Posted by mrxyz on Sunday, 02.8.09 @ 13:11pm


Does anyone remember his first appearance on Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In? It's worth going on youtube to see...it's just hysterical!!!!

Posted by Gitarzan on Sunday, 02.8.09 @ 13:42pm


SMILE
YES!!

Posted by mrxyz on Monday, 03.9.09 @ 20:31pm


was he impersonated in Scary Movie 2?

Posted by akeem on Wednesday, 03.25.09 @ 21:20pm


Got love love this MAN... A true one of a kind...
Yes for just being .WHERE WOULD ROCK BE WITH OUT HIM...? yes yes yes BTW HE CAN PLAY!!!!!!!!!!!
TINY tim

Posted by mrxyz on Wednesday, 05.27.09 @ 00:32am


YES !!!!!!!!!!!! I am not going to even say why.. If you don't know you won't know.!

Posted by mrxyz on Thursday, 06.18.09 @ 22:57pm


A real musicain . one of a kind ,heart of gold a 1000x's YES to the oringal best

Posted by mrxyz on Monday, 08.3.09 @ 22:02pm


No... too much of a novelty act.

Posted by Philip on Saturday, 09.5.09 @ 09:26am


There is no reason he should not be IN.. this guy did it his way .. great singer and made the uke somethig beyond Hawaiian music .. not that that ain't great.. love Hawaiian music }some real player there.}...... not since the ratcoon coat ,26 sacdo ,the Royal Hawaiian Band ,Duke Kahanamoku band and Country Comfort has the uke been a real thing of beauty in the global rock ear.. ,, YES Tiny Tim ..

Posted by mrxyz on Tuesday, 12.8.09 @ 21:04pm


He should be in .. there is just knowbody like him..he is the greatest..I just love his "over the rainbow"

Posted by mrxyz on Monday, 02.8.10 @ 23:38pm


"Tiptoe Through the Tulips" is clearly essential listening for mrxyz.

Posted by Tahvo Parvianen on Tuesday, 03.15.11 @ 13:04pm


Milli Vanilli... Tiny Tim...
I get the feeling an hall vrun by mrxyz would be the worst ever!

Posted by GFW on Tuesday, 04.10.12 @ 07:41am


While I would never make a case for Tiny Tim in the Hall, I highly recommend God Bless Tiny Tim for those with esoteric/psychotronic tastes in music. His cover of the Sonny & Cher standard I Got You Babe is a marvel, as he sings both parts in baritone and falsetto respectively.

Tim was truly a one-of-a-kind performer that came along at a time when popular music went to the dogs (IMHO) and revived many Tin Pan Alley standards from the early 20th century. He also carried the flag for many great pop crooners and acoustic recording era singers like Billy Murray, Bing Crosby, Rudy Vallee, Cliff Edwards, Al Jolson, Henry Burr, and Whispering Jack Smith. I've loved Tim's music ever since my first listen to Tip Toe Through the Tulips with Me.

Posted by Zach on Monday, 09.30.13 @ 19:47pm


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