Randy Newman is busy writing and recording new material for a planned album next year, he told Billboard after his keynote Q&A with his son, William Morris Endeavor head of visual media Amos Newman.

"I haven't made enough records for the amount of time I've been doing it," Newman said, referring to his 13 studio albums recorded during the last 45 years. "I'm not exactly satisfied with the amount of output I have had, but what are you going to do?"

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