|Born||April 1 1950|
His songs include "Toast", "Fly's Eyes", "Wiper Blades", "Pancreas", "Big Butter Jesus" (a song about the King of Kings statue), "18 Wheels (on a Big Rig)", "The One Eye Love" & "The Cat Got Dead".
Heywood frequently appears on the nationally syndicated radio program The Bob and Tom Show. His most popular and widely known song is called "Toast", played on a toaster with a pair of forks. Another recurring song that B&T occasionally play is "Trauma to the Groin." Heywood's songs have also been played on the Dr. Demento Show.
Banks lives near Howell, Michigan.
- If Pigs Had Wings & Other Favorite Songs (1990)
- Treated and Released (1992)
- Picky Picky Picky (1998)
- difErnt (1999)
- Pretending I'm Not Home (2003)
- Big Butter (2009)
- Heywood Banks Live! Never Trust a Puppet (2012)
- A & E's Evening at The Improv with Richard Moll
- A & E's Evening at The Improv with John Davidson
- 6 MTV Big @!#% Shows
- MTV ½ Hour Comedy Hour
- CNN Hollywood Minute
- Caroline's Comedy Hour
- Entertainment Tonight
- Showtime Comedy Club Network
- 12th Annual HBO Young Comedians Special with Paul Rodriguez
- Harmony House TV Commercials
- Meet Heywood Banks: Michigan comedian, lover of toast, 2014-03-12, retrieved 2017-07-26
- Forget what your high school counselor said: Heywood Banks has built a career on the art of the funny song, 2010-04-08, retrieved 2017-07-26
- "Brettlive.com". Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2007-01-24.
- on YouTube of American Idol featuring Heywood Banks cover