File. 12th Feb, 2017. ALWIN LOPEZ 'AL' JARREAU (March 12, 1940 - February 12, 2017) was an American jazz singer. He won seven Grammy Awards and was nominated for over a dozen more. He is perhaps best known for his 1981 album Breakin' Away, for having sung the theme song of the late-1980s television series Moonlighting, and as a performer in the 1985 charity song 'We Are the World.' Pictured: Feb 27, 2006; New York - Jazz artist vocalist AL JARREAU at the performance and award presentation for the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music 2006 Beacons Awards Gala held at the Pierre Hotel.