General Topics: Entertainment: Music

Besides Randy Newman's caustic 'Short People', the subject has not had much exposure in the music world.

News articles are shown in reverse chronological order. A  symbol next to an article indicates that it was added within the past month.


  1. 'Mini-Gaga' tackles fame in a big way
    Lisa Respers France, By CNN, 26 October 2011

  2. Rock's Short List: Music's Tiniest Stars
    Some say short dudes compensate for their lack of height by becoming overachievers.
    Fox News, By Shawn Amos, 23 May 2009

  3. The Spinto Band
    An air of asylum pervades these unassuming indie-rockers' set
    The Journal, By Natasha Bird, 9 March 2009

  4. Songwriter Randy Newman hates his 'Short People'
    Master songwriter Randy Newman doesn't want to be known for for his novelty hit "Short People."
    The Free Lance-Star, By Michael Zitz, 18 September 2003

  5. Newman longer in the tooth, but never short on good satire
    Seattle Post-Intelligencer, By Gene Stout, 17 November 2000

  6. Wee gems give 'Short Music' stature
    The Birmingham News, By Mary Colurso, 9 July 1999

  7. Randy Newman's pop tunes are 'explanation by exaggeration'
    Jefferson City News Tribune, 26 June 1999

  8. Short Music for Short People
    Fat Wreck Chords
    The Villiage Voice, By Robin Rothman, 23 June 1999