In tribute, Sir Michael Palin said, "He was the complete Renaissance comedian – writer, director, presenter, historian, brilliant children’s author."
The much-loved actor and musician, who appeared in 'Life of Brian' and 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail', passed away suddenly.
The song was originally written and recorded for the group’s 1980 album, 'Monty Python's Contractual Obligation Album. '
Monty Python raised the comedy song to an art form, and their albums are that rare thing: musical comedy that hasn’t dated. Here’s why.
The new, double disc vinyl will come in a double gatefold sleeve with a wide-spine and new artwork on the two printed inner sleeves.
The film will feature never-before-seen interviews with key players including Richard E. Grant, Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin.
Monty Python’s ‘Galaxy Song,’ with new lyrics by Professor Stephen Hawking, will be out for Record Store Day 2015. It's out as a digital download now.