Up 161,541 this week

Ramsey Lewis

Ramsey Lewis was born on May 27, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Ramsey Emanuel Lewis Jr. He has been married to Janet Tamillow since 1990. He was previously married to Geraldine Taylor. See full bio »

What are These Stars Watching This Holiday Season?

Find out what movies Jim Gaffigan, Linda Hamilton, and more are watching during the holidays. For more gift ideas, check out IMDb's Holiday Gift Guide, curated with the entertainment lover in mind!

Watch now

Related News

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 18 people
created 05 Mar 2015
a list of 121 people
created 2 months ago
a list of 764 people
created 11 Aug 2018

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ramsey Lewis's work have you seen?

User Polls

3 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Mighty Aphrodite Soundtrack
The Holiday Soundtrack
Casino Soundtrack
Irrational Man Soundtrack


Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (15 credits)
 2018 America's Musical Journey (Documentary short) (performer: "The In Crowd")
 2015 Irrational Man (writer: "Look-A-Here", "Wade in the Water" - as Ramsey E. Lewis)
 2010 Multiple Sarcasms (performer: "In the Crowd")
 2009 House (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- House Divided (2009) ... (performer: "Do What You Wanna (Mr. Scruff's Soul Party Remix)" - uncredited)
 2006 The Holiday (writer: "Wade in the Water" (1966))
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary) (performer: "The In Crowd")
 2000 The New Country (TV Movie) (music: "One Two Three") / (performer: "One Two Three") / (writer: "One Two Three")
 1998 Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (performer: "Do What You Wanna") / (writer: "Do What You Wanna")
 1997 Dream with the Fishes (performer: "Do What You Wanna") / (writer: "Do What You Wanna")
 1996 Set It Off (performer: "The 'In' Crowd")
 1996 With God on Our Side: The Rise of the Religious Right in America (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "The In Crowd")
 1995 Mighty Aphrodite (performer: "The 'In' Crowd" (1965))
 1995 Casino (performer: "The 'In' Crowd")
 1983 The Big Score (performer: "Le Fleurs")
 1977 French-Teen (performer: "Love Song", "Tambura", "Sun Goddess", "Hot Dawgit" - uncredited)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (18 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "Soul Man" / "Struttin' Lightly" (Cadet Records) See more »

Alternate Names:

The Ramsey Lewis Trio

Did You Know?


Jazz pianist whose biggest hits, both on the Cadet label in 1965, were "The 'In' Crowd" and "Hang On, Sloopy."

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed