Gordon Goodwin is an American musician and composer born in 1954 in Neal, Kansas. Goodwin is well known for his band The Big Phat Band. He plays the piano and saxophone in the band. They have released albums such as Life in the Bubble, Swingin’ For The Fences, The Phat Pack, XXL, and Act Your Age. Some of the band’s biggest hits include Backrow Politics, September, Get Smart, Thad Said No, and Sing Sang Sung. Goodwin has also won a Grammy Award and Daytime Emmy Award. He is married to Lisa Goodwin and they have three children.