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Fred Schneider

1951-07-01 Newark, New Jersey, USA

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Frederick William Schneider III (born July 1, 1951) is an American singer and frontman of the rock band the B-52's, of which he is a founding member. Schneider is well known for his sprechgesang (spoken singing), which he developed from reciting poetry over guitars. He has also released two solo albums.


The Executive Empress Self (archival footage) 2019-03-31
Jay's Longhorn Self 2019-03-31
The B-52s with the Wild Crowd! - Live in Athens, GA himself 2012-03-20
Each Time I Kill Tom Saunders 2007-03-30
The B-52's Time Capsule: Videos for a Future Generation 2006-12-07
The Making and Meaning of 'We Are Family' Self 2002-01-09
Godass Roland 2000-03-12
Desert Blue KBLU Radio DJ (voice) 1999-06-04
The Rugrats Movie Newborn Baby (singing voice) 1998-11-20
The Flintstones BC-52's 1994-05-26
RuPaul's Christmas Ball Self 1993-12-25
Summer of Love 1990-01-01
Funny Self 1988-04-01
Mermaids on Heroin Key Largo 1985-07-01
One Trick Pony Self 1980-10-03
The B-52's: Party at The Capitol Theatre 1980-11-07