Mar 062016

From TIMELESS (the classics)

Written by Sam Cooke


The first half of the Nineties was the most successful phase of David Foster’s career. He had an outstanding string of multi-platinum productions for Natalie Cole, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand, Kenny G, All-4-One, Michael Jackson, Madonna and Michael Bolton, just to name a few. Foster’s collaboration with Bolton was one of the highlights of that era. A Foster partnership was meant to happen given Bolton ’s pop/rock and adult contemporary style, his powerful voice and Foster’s previous track record with acts like Chicago, Peter Cetera, Kenny Loggins, Neil Diamond and Kenny Rogers. Bolton ’s Timeless (The Classics) was released in late September 1992.

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Aug 212011


written by Sting

Sting’s evocative masterpiece, “Fields Of Gold,” from his 1993 album, “Ten Summoner’s Tales,” became one of the trademark songs of the late, American singer, Eva Cassidy. Cassidy was an amazing vocalist who walked in a fascinating music world between jazz, blues, folk and pop. Continue reading »

Mar 212010

from TO LOVE SOMEBODY (single)

written by Barry Gibb & Robin Gibb

Without a doubt, Michael Bolton was the top male Pop/Adult Contemporary singer of the 1985-1995 era. His powerful, husky baritone sold millions of albums and brought several songs on the top of the charts. Bolton’s singing style was much loved by worldwide audiences, but he was often severely criticized by music journalists.
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Aug 192007

Written by Sam Cooke

Pop/fusion maestro Kenny Gorelick, aka Kenny G, and David Foster have worked together on many occasions, both live and in the studio. The talented saxophonist has often been a special guest on Foster’s star-studded charity events while the producer put his golden print on some of Kenny G’s most successful records. Continue reading »

Jun 182006

Written by Diane Warren

Released in 1993, pop superstar Michael Bolton’s “The One Thing” can easily be considered the quintessential pop/AC album of the 90s. The bulk of the record is made of touching, heart wrenching power ballads with a few polished up-tempo rockers and R&B-flavored moments. Continue reading »

Nov 142004

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 »