Jul 282013


written by Keith Harkin & Brian Byrne

Irish singer/songwriter Keith Harkin released his first self-titled, solo album in September 2012. The former member of the popular UK vocal group Celtic Thunder, Harkin was one of the first artists to be signed by David Foster when Foster became president of the prestigious Verve label.

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Jul 212013


written by David Foster & Lisa Dal Bello

Though not commercially successful at the time of their release, Lisa Dal Bello’s 1977 self-titled album was one of David Foster’s early productions that aged particularly well in terms of instrumental arrangements, musicianship and vocal performances. Continue reading »

Jul 142013


written by Skip Scarborough

“Can’t Hide Love” is an extraordinary funk/soul slow jam written by the late Skip Scarborough. A gifted songwriter, Scarborough also gave us timeless gems like “Don’t Ask My Neighbors,” “Love Ballad” and “Lovely Day.” “Can’t Hide Love” was originally included on Earth, Wind & Fire’s 1975 album “Gratitude.” Continue reading »

Jul 072013

from BE THE MAN (single)

written by David Foster & Junior Miles

“Be The Man” is a power ballad co-written and produced by David Foster for international superstar Celine Dion. The song was originally conceived for a 1997Japanese TV drama entitled “EVE.” Foster composed the entire soundtrack for the Japanese TV movie. Among the many masterfully crafted instrumentals there was “Be The Man.” Continue reading »