Bio

In addition to being a premier voice talent,  Jerry Buckner is a successful songwriter, producer and artist who has written, produced or performed on a wide variety of recording projects including the “Theme To WKRP In Cincinnati”, the top 10 hit “On And On” by Anne Murray and the million selling classic 80’s hit “Pac Man Fever”. As a keyboardist and arranger, Jerry has scored original music for television and motion picture soundtracks along with jingles for a variety of commercial clients including Coke, Papa John’s, Direct TV and Waffle House.
In 2012 he co-produced and performed the title track to the hit Disney movie “Wreck-It Ralph” which received numerous awards including Critic’s Choice for “Best Movie”, Annie awards for “Best Movie” and “Best Soundtrack” and was nominated for an Oscar.

BROADCASTING/ VOICE TALENT AWARDS

1999 A.I.R. AWARD/ NOMINATED
2000 A.I.R. AWARD/    WINNER
2001 A.I.R. AWARD/ NOMINATED
2003 A.I.R. AWARD/ NOMINATED

MUSIC AWARDS

R.I.A.A. CERTIFIED GOLD ALBUM/ (Pac-Man Fever/ CBS Records/ Buckner & Garcia)
R.I.A.A. CERTIFIED GOLD SINGLE/ (Pac-Man Fever/ CBS Records/ Buckner & Garcia)
R.I.A.A. CERTIFIED GOLD ALBUM/ (On and On/ Capital Records/ Anne Murray)
ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM / CLEVELAND,OH
GEORGIA MUSIC HALL OF FAME/ ATLANTA/ MACON, GA
AMPEX GOLDEN REEL AWARD
GEORGIA SONG WRITERS ASSOCIATION SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR

TELEVISION

AMERICAN BANDSTAND
SOLID GOLD
VH1/ “Top One Hundred One Hit Wonders”
VH1/ “One Hit Wonders Special”
VH1/ “Where Are They Now?”
MTV  “Featured Guest”

BOOKS

THE BILLBOARD BOOK OF TOP 40 HITS
THE BILLBOARD BOOK OF ONE HIT WONDERS

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