Birthplace: Oklahoma City, OK
Location of death: Hasselt, Belgium
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Frontman for The Call
In Santa Cruz, Michael Been co-founded Motion Pictures in 1979, later changing their name to The Call. The band's notable hits during the MTV era include "When the Walls Came Down", "Everywhere I Go", and "I Still Believe." Al Gore used his song, "Let the Day Begin", extensively during the 2000 US Presidential campaign. Been died in Belgium while touring as a soundman with his son Robert's band, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.
Son: Robert Levon Been (musician, b. 22-Aug-1978)
The Call Vocals, Bass Guitar (1979-2010)
FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
The Last Temptation of Christ (12-Aug-1988) · John Apostle
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