The Iconic Composer: Burt Bacharach Passes Away
Burt Bacharach, legendary composer and songwriter, passed away at 94 years old.
He was known for writing iconic songs such as "Do You Know the Way to San Jose" and "Walk on By."
He was a frequent visitor to the White House, regardless of political party in power.
Burt won three Academy Awards, eight Grammy Awards, and the Broadway Award.
He wrote scores for popular films like "What's New, Pussycat?" and "Alfie."
He was married four times throughout his life, with his last marriage to Jane Hansen in 1993.
Burt and his songwriting partner Hal David created their first number one single "Magic Moments" in 1958.
He was presented with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song by President Barack Obama in 2012.
Burt's impact on the world of music is undeniable and his legacy will live on forever.
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