Dec 262004
 

From TAKE IT FROM ME
Written by David Foster, Burt Bacharach & Michael Jay

This song started out as a haunting instrumental entitled “Heartstrings,” co-written with Burt Bacharach, that was included on David Foster’s 1982 debut solo album, “The Best Of Me.” Continue reading »

Dec 052004
 

From KNOCK THE WALLS DOWN
Written by Steve Kipner & Jay Graydon

Steve Kipner’s “Knock The Walls Down” is a very important album cause it marks Jay Graydon’s first production ever. Graydon was one of the hottest geitar players of the seventies, playing sessions for Steely Dan, Carpenters, Barry White, Marvin Gaye and a zillion other big names. Continue reading »

Nov 282004
 

From THE MIRROR HAS TWO FACES
Written by Barbra Streisand, Marvin Hamlisch, R.J. “Mutt” Lange & Bryan Adams

“I Finally Found Someone” is just one episode in the long professional partnership between Ms. Steisand and David Foster. The seventies found the super-producer first playing keyboards and arranging music on her records like “Lazy Afternoon,” “Superman,” “Songbird,” and “Wet.” Continue reading »

Nov 212004
 

From BLACK & WHITE
Written by David Foster, Mike Cotten, Anita Pointer & June Pointer

In the late seventies and early eighties, the Pointer Sisters were improving their success and crossover appeal album by album that would eventually make them one of the hottest acts in the world of pop music. Their Svengali was renowned and experienced producer Richard Perry who helped them create some very well crafted pop/R&B albums. Continue reading »

Nov 142004
 

From TIMELESS THE CLASSICS
Written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney

Michael Bolton reached super-stardom at the end of the eighties, after a long career as an AOR singer/songwriter. In 1992, after the incredible success of “Soul Provider” and “Time, Love & Tenderness,” both multi-platinum hits, Bolton went back into the studio with his long-time partner, Walter Afanasieff, and David Foster to work on a collection of evergreens aptly titled “Timeless – The Classics.” Continue reading »