Brian Walton is an Award-winning, Julliard-trained Writer, Composer, Recording Artist, and Multi-instrumentalist with over 450 cataloged compositions* and 20 Billboard Top-200 hits*.
Over his career, Brian has collaborated and/or performed with such legends as Burt Bacharach, Liza Minelli, Nena, Buck Owens, The Bellamy Brothers, Dwight Yoakum, and Willie Nelson*.
Brian has appeared on 11 internationally acclaimed Gold albums* and won Country artist of the year 5 times* from 1993 to 1997.
Brian has composed the soundtracks for over 70 Television and Hollywood Movie* productions for all Major Networks, Warner Brothers, and Disney Studios.
While employed at Capitol Records, Brian composed the music for over 35 critically acclaimed advertising campaigns* for national and global companies such as Baskin Robbins, Maybelline, and Pan American Airlines.
When not working in the Studio, Brian enjoys performing, hunting, fishing, and riding in the Rocky Mountain hamlet of Challis, Idaho with his wife Inge and their 3 dogs.
Brian has confirmed that he will be working on Disney's "The Lion King" prequel "Mufasa" due for release in theaters in July 2024 and while negotiations are still ongoing, he'll be working closely with the composers and writers and will…
Painstakingly restored and digitally re-mastered, the “Where the Dirt Road Ends” (WtDRE) Anthology is the most complete compilation of Brian Walton’s greatest works which includes tracks featured in Motion Picture and Television Soundtracks, Jingles and…
After serving two tours of duty in the U.S. Army (1980-1986), Brian lived off and on in Germany from 1987 until 2000. There Brian took his musical talent on the road performing various professional and semi-professional acts.
39 years ago today on August 20th, 1982, Pan American Airlines debuted its first television Ad with music composed by Brian Walton. Recorded at the prestigious A&R Records A1 studio on the 7th floor at 799 7th Avenue in New…