Don McLean

Don McLean

American singer-songwriter
Successful country- and folk-influenced singer/songwriter best known for the classic hit "American Pie."
BornOctober 2, 1945
HometownNew Rochelle, New York, United States of America
Net worth$50 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpousePatrisha Shnier (m 1987 - 2016) , Carol Sauvion (m 1969 - 1976)
Profile

Photos

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Top Stories

Don McLean calls Taylor Swift a 'major rock and roll force of nature'

  • Don McLean has heaped praise on Taylor Swift, calling her a "major rock and roll force of nature". Speaking to People, the 76-year-old singer was asked about the Red hitmaker after the ten-minute-long version of her song All Too Well beat his classic American Pie as the longest-in-length number one hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. "Taylor takes the whole new form of entertainment to the peak by making these phenomenal videos and records and doing these massive tours that are successful, and s

Videos

Don McLean praises Taylor Swift for being a "force of nature".

Don McLean has heaped praise on Taylor Swift, describing the singer as a "force of nature".
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Don McLean: The Voice, The Music, The Concert
Don McLean: The Voice, The Music, The Concert
1992

Albums

Still Playin' Favorites
Still Playin' Favorites
2020
Botanical Gardens
Botanical Gardens
2018
Bottom Line, April 1974
Bottom Line, April 1974
2015
Live in New York 1971
Live in New York 1971
2015
Live in Manchester
Live in Manchester
2014
Don Mclean: American Troubadour [DVD]
Don Mclean: American Troubadour [DVD]
2012
Don Mclean: American Troubadour
Don Mclean: American Troubadour
2012
Addicted to Black
Addicted to Black
2010
Prime Time/Chain Lightning/Believers
Prime Time/Chain Lightning/Believers
2008
Live Greatest Hits/For the Memories
Live Greatest Hits/For the Memories
2008
Complete Hits
Complete Hits
2007
Farewell
Farewell
2006
Rearview Mirror: An American Musical Journey
Rearview Mirror: An American Musical Journey
2005
Christmastime
Christmastime
2004
You've Got to Share: Songs for Children
You've Got to Share: Songs for Children
2004
Legendary Songs of Don McLean
Legendary Songs of Don McLean
2003
Best of Don McLean: American Pie & Other Hits
Best of Don McLean: American Pie & Other Hits
2003
Greatest Hits Live!: At the Dominion Theater
Greatest Hits Live!: At the Dominion Theater
2002
Starry Starry Night [Video/DVD]
Starry Starry Night [Video/DVD]
2001
Sings Marty Robbins
Sings Marty Robbins
2001
Starry Starry Night
Starry Starry Night
2001
Collection
Collection
2001
Christmas Dreams
Christmas Dreams
1997
For the Memories
For the Memories
1997
Greatest Hits: Live at the Dominion
Greatest Hits: Live at the Dominion
1997
River of Love
River of Love
1995
Very Best of Don McLean [Curb]
Very Best of Don McLean [Curb]
1994
Classics
Classics
1992