Glen Ballard Net Worth

Glen Ballard Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Basil Glen Ballard Jr. net worth is
$60 Million

Basil Glen Ballard Jr. Wiki Biography

Basil Glen Ballard, Jr. is an American songwriter, lyricist, and record producer. He is best known for co-writing and producing Alanis Morissette's Jagged Little Pill (1995), which won Grammy Award for "Best Rock Album", and "Album of the Year" amongst others, and is ranked by the Rolling Stone amongst The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. He was involved in the recording and writing of Michael Jackson's Thriller and Bad. As a writer he co-wrote songs like "Man in the Mirror" (1987) and "Hand in My Pocket" (1995). He is the founder of Java Records.He won the 2006 Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture for the song "Believe" (The Polar Express).

Full NameGlen Ballard
Net Worth$60 Million
Date Of BirthMay 1, 1953
Place Of BirthNatchez, Mississippi, U.S.
Height6' (1.83 m)
ProfessionSoundtrack, Music Department, Composer
EducationUniversity of Mississippi
AwardsGrammy Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Rock Song, Grammy Award for Best Rock Album, Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media, Grammy Award for Best Music Film, Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Arrangement, Instruments And Vocals
NominationsGrammy Award for Song of the Year, Academy Award for Best Original Song, Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical, Satellite Award for Best Original Song
1One of 105 people invited to join AMPAS in 2008.


Tu cara me suena - ArgentinaTV Series producer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
The Voice Kids2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Guapas2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Tennis: Eastbourne2014TV Series music - 1 episode
Tu cara me suena2011-2014TV Series writer - 2 episodes
My Mad Fat Diary2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
One Hit Wonderland2014TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
The Voice of the Philippines2013TV Series writer - 4 episodes
As Cool as I Am2013writer: "You Learn"
The Internship2013writer: "Ironic"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011-2013TV Series writer - 3 episodes
The Croods2013producer: "Shine Your Way" / writer: "Shine Your Way"
The Filthy Frank Show2013TV Series short writer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars2006-2012TV Series writer - 5 episodes
The X Factor2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The X Factor Philippines2012TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The X Factor2004-2012TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Voice - Danmarks største stemme2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Degrassi: The Next Generation2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Katy Perry: Part of Me2012Documentary writer: "Cup of Coffee", "You Oughta Know", "Simple", "Diamonds", "Box"
The 66th Annual Tony Awards2012TV Movie documentary lyrics: "I Had a Life" / music: "I Had a Life"
The Voice UK2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars2010-2012TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour2012TV Movie documentary writer: "Man in the Mirror"
Napoleon Dynamite2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Joyful Noise2012writer: "Man in the Mirror"
New Year's Eve2011producer: "The Fun Begins" / writer: "The Fun Begins"
Generació D2011TV Movie documentary writer: "Man in the Mirror"
Showboaters2011TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Some Jerk with a Camera2011TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Bridesmaids2011/Iwriter: "Hold On"
Idool 20112011TV Series writer - 1 episode
American Idol2002-2011TV Series writer - 2 episodes
LevensliedTV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 2011 music - 1 episode, 2011
Foo Fighters: Back and Forth2011Documentary writer: "All I Really Want", "You Oughta Know"
Helden von morgen2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Skins2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Valentine's Day2010/Iproducer: "Every Time You Smiled" / writer: "Every Time You Smiled"
Live from Studio Five2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
A Christmas Carol2009producer: "God Bless Us Everyone" / writer: "God Bless Us Everyone"
This Is It2009Documentary writer: "Man in the Mirror"
Whip It2009writer: "Hold On"
Hannah Montana: The Movie2009writer: "Butterfly Fly Away"
Spring Breakdown2009writer: "Hold On"
Divas II2008TV Movie writer: "Left Outside Alone" - uncredited
30 Rock2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Holiday Festival on Ice 20072007TV Movie writer: "Believe"
Idols2003-2007TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Beowulf2007producer: "Hrothgar Song", "Gently as She Goes", "A Hero Comes Home", "Olaf Drinking Song", "Grendel Lullaby" / writer: "Hrothgar Song", "Gently as She Goes", "A Hero Comes Home", "Grendel Lullaby"
SingStar Amped2007Video Game writer: "Love and Memories"
Idool 20072007TV Series writer - 3 episodes
I Could Never Be Your Woman2007writer: "Ironic"
The Office2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Charlotte's Web2006"Ordinary Miracle" / producer: "Ordinary Miracle"
Cesko hledá SuperStar2004-2006TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Touch the Top of the World2006TV Movie writer: "Everyday"
The Break-Up2006writer: "You Oughta Know"
She's the Man2006writer: "Love and Memories"
Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne2004-2006TV Series writer - 8 episodes
Ha-Shminiya2005-2006TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Deutschland sucht den Superstar2003-2006TV Series writer - 2 episodes
One Tree Hill2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
The New World2005writer: "Listen to the Wind"
Australian Idol2004-2005TV Series writer - 4 episodes
Idol2004-2005TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Must Love Dogs2005writer: "Shell"
Idol2005TV Series writer - 1 episode
Slovensko hladá SuperStar2005TV Series writer - 4 episodes
The 77th Annual Academy Awards2005TV Special writer: "Believe"
The King of Queens2005TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon2005TV Special writer: "Halloween Song"
The Polar Express2004producer: "The Polar Express", "Spirit of the Season", "Hot Chocolate", "When Christmas Comes to Town", "Rockin' on Top of the World", "Believe" / writer: "The Polar Express", "Spirit of the Season", "Hot Chocolate", "When Christmas Comes to Town", "Rockin' on Top of the World", "Believe"
Idool 20042004TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Canadian Idol2004TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Malaysian Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
I Love the '90s2004TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle2004writer: "Hold On"
Beth - Palau de la Música Catalana2004Video writer: "Head Over Feet"
Super Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
New Zealand Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idols!2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idols2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Pop Idol2001-2003TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Plötzlich wieder 162003TV Movie writer: "The One"
The Matrix Reloaded2003producer: "When the World Ends" Oakenfold Remix / writer: "When the World Ends" Oakenfold Remix
Operación triunfo2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Alanis Morissette: Feast on Scraps2002Video documentary writer: "Baba", "Right Through You", "Hand In My Pocket", "All I Really Want", "Head Over Feet", "You Oughta Know", "Ironic", "You Learn", "Thank U"
Music in High Places2002TV Series documentary music - 1 episode
xXx2002producer: "Adrenaline" / writer: "Adrenaline"
Crossing Jordan2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
Smallville2001TV Series writer - 1 episode
Shallow Hal2001writer: "Wall In Your Heart"
Dave Matthews Band: The Videos 1994-20012001Video writer: "I Did It", "The Space Between"
Zwei Männer am Herd2001TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Mummy Returns2001writer: "Forever May Not Be Long Enough"
The Corrs: Live at Lansdowne Road2000Video documentary writer: "Queen of Hollywood"
Titan A.E.2000producer: "Over My Head", "Not Quite Paradise", "Cosmic Castaway", "Like Lovers Holding on" / writer: "Not Quite Paradise", "Karma Slave", "Like Lovers Holding on"
Unplugged2000TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Holy Smoke1999music: "You Oughta Know"
VH1 Storytellers1999TV Series documentary music - 1 episode
Stars in Their Eyes1993-1999TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Never Been Kissed1999producer: "A Girl Named Happiness Never Been Kissed"
Unter uns1999TV Series music - 1 episode
El séptimo de caballeríaTV Series music - 1 episode, 1998 writer - 1 episode, 1998
Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live1997Video writer: "Can't Not", "All I Really Want", "Right Through You", "Not the Doctor", "Hand In My Pocket", "Head Over Feet", "Mary Jane", "Forgiven", "Perfect", "You Oughta Know", "Wake Up", "Ironic", "You Learn", "Your House"
The Epic of Detective Mandy: Book Five - Satan Claus III: The 13th Day of Christmas1996TV Movie writer: "Wake Up"
Top of the Pops1996TV Series writer - 1 episode
Brit Awards 19961996TV Special writer: "You Oughtta Know", "Hand in My Pocket"
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm1993writer: "I Never Even Told You"
Ferris Bueller1990TV Series writer - 1 episode
Navy Seals1990writer: "I Don't Want to Say Goodnight"
Ghost Dad1990writer: "Born To Love"
Wilson Phillips: Hold On1990Video short writer: "Hold On"
Race for Glory1989producer: "Make My Day", "When He Kisses Me" / writer: "Make My Day", "When He Kisses Me"
Major League1989lyrics: "How Can the Girl Refuse"
E.M.U. TV1989TV Series writer - 1 episode
Lean on Me1989producer: "ALL THE WAY TO LOVE" / writer: "ALL THE WAY TO LOVE"
Tap1989writer: "Can't Escape The Rhythm"
Everybody's All-American1988writer: "Untill Forever"
Moonwalker1988writer: "Man in the Mirror"
Mac and Me1988writer: "Waves"
North Shore1987writer: "Be My Lover"
Square Dance1987writer: "YOU LOOK SO GOOD IN LOVE"
New American Bandstand 19651986TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Slugger's Wife1985music: "LOVE IT'S JUST THE WAY IT GOES" / producer: "LOVE IT'S JUST THE WAY IT GOES"
Two of a Kind1983writer: "It's Gonna Be Special"
The Two Ronnies1971TV Series writer - 1 episode
Robodog2016writer: "Shine Your Way" post-production
Nunca es tardeTV Series producer - 1 episode, 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2016
Lip Sync Battle Philippines2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Voice2012-2016TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonTV Series music - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
Britain's Got Talent2013-2015TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The 10 Faces of Michael Jackson2015TV Movie documentary writer: "Man in the Mirror" 1988
The End of the Tour2015writer: "You Oughta Know" - uncredited
Glee2011-2015TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Strictly Come Dancing2014TV Series writer - 1 episode

Music Department

The Croods2013additional keyboards and programming
A West Texas Children's Story2007score producer
The Polar Express2004songs: music and lyrics by
Shallow Hal2001music producer
The Mummy Returns2001music producer
Bridget Jones's Diary2001music producer - uncredited
Titan A.E.2000music supervisor
Teaching Mrs. Tingle1999music producer
Never Been Kissed1999music producer
Into the West1992music producer - uncredited
Lean on Me1989music producer
The Slugger's Wife1985music producer
The Last Dragon1985music producer: "Rhythm of the Night"


A West Texas Children's Story2007
Alanis Morissette: Feast on Scraps2002Video documentary
Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live1997Video
Michael Jackson: Man in the Mirror1988Video short
ABC Afterschool Specials1976TV Series 1 episode


Goo Goo Dolls: Let Love In2007Video producer
Trapped2002/Iexecutive producer
No Doubt: Ex-Girlfriend2000Video short producer


Dangerous: The Short Films1993Video

Camera Department

Frontline1999TV Series documentary grip - 1 episode
Scream 21997grip: Atlanta

Sound Department

Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live1997Video live recording producer


Dave Matthews Band: The Gorge2004Video documentary special thanks


Stevie Nicks: In Your Dreams2013DocumentaryHimself
Bad 252012DocumentaryHimself
Katy Perry: Part of Me2012DocumentaryHimself - Record Producer (Alanis Morissette, Michael Jackson)
E! Special: Katy Perry2010TV MovieHimself
Entertainment Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
xXx: A Filmmaker's Diary2002Video documentary shortHimself
The Quest for the Titan2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
CNN World Beat2000TV SeriesAs Himself
Behind the Music1999TV Series documentaryHimself

Won Awards

2006GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual MediaThe Polar Express (2004)
2006Sierra AwardLas Vegas Film Critics Society AwardsBest SongCharlotte's Web (2006)
1998GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Long Form Music VideoAlanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live (1997)

Nominated Awards

2012OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Music, Adapted SongBridesmaids (2011)
2008World Soundtrack AwardWorld Soundtrack AwardsBest Original Song Written for a FilmBeowulf (2007)
2005OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original SongThe Polar Express (2004)
2005Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Original Song - Motion PictureThe Polar Express (2004)
2005Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Original SongThe Polar Express (2004)
2005World Soundtrack AwardWorld Soundtrack AwardsBest Original Song Written for FilmThe Polar Express (2004)
2004Stinker AwardThe Stinkers Bad Movie AwardsWorst Song or Song Performance in a FilmThe Polar Express (2004)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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