Pac Man Fever / Recording Artist
Jerry Buckner is a hit songwriter, producer and recording artist who has written, produced or performed on a wide variety of recording projects including the TV theme for “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 (Songwriter and producer for Waffle House Records Jukebox songs).
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.
My music has been featured worldwide on all media including:
The Tonight Show /Jimmy Fallon
The Goldbergs / ABC
The Simpsons /FOX
South Park/Comedy Channel
Family Guy/ FOX
High Score/Netflix Film
The Late Show /David Letterman
American Bandstand/ Dick Clark ABC
Good Morning America
CBS Evening News
The Rose Bowl Parade
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
VH1/ “Top One Hundred One Hit Wonders”
VH1/ “One Hit Wonders Special”
VH1/ “Where Are They Now?”
MTV “Featured Guest”
PEOPLE MAGAZINE (Pac-Man Fever named one of the “Top Pop Cultural Events Of The Decade).