Ryland Peter Cooder was born in Los Angeles on March 15, 1947,  the son of Emma Casaroli and Bill Cooder. His mother was of Italian descent. He grew up in Santa Monica, California, and graduated from Santa Monica High School in 1964.  During the 1960s, he briefly attended Reed College in Portland, Oregon. 
Ryland Peter Cooder (Los Ángeles, California, 15 de marzo de 1947)  conocido simplemente como Ry Cooder, es un músico, compositor, productor musical y escritor estadounidense.
Ry Cooder, American guitarist and singer whose influence far outweighed his limited commercial success. Cooder was preoccupied with subtleties of tone and texture. He mostly recorded other people’s music and was known for his numerous collaborations. Learn more about his life, his music, and his career.
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25 de may. de 2018 · Ry Cooder - The Prodigal Son (Lyric Video) 24,395 views. "The Prodigal Son", Ry' Cooder's first new solo release in six years, is available now!
16 de abr. de 1981 · Ry Cooder’s Roots From Tex-Mex to R&B — looking to the past for fame and fortune By James Henke April 16, 1981 Ry Cooder, Hammersmith Odeon, Circa November 1980 Fin Costello/Redferns/Getty A...