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BABY IT’S ME

from BABY IT’S ME

written by Donald Dunn & Charles Smith

“Baby It’s Me” is one of the lesser known gems of Diana Ross’ career. Released in 1977, this refined album was produced by Richard Perry who gave to the soul/R&B diva a little spin adding a more sophisticated pop sound to support her unmistakable voice.

STAY WITH ME

from SOMEBODY LOVES YOU

written by Paul Anka, Carole Bayer Sager & Gerry Goffin

In the Eighties, the great Paul Anka released a couple of very good albums in an adult contemporary vein filled with refined songwriting and superior playing. The first record was, in 1983, “Walk A Fine Line” that’s an absolute masterpiece for the lovers of quality pop.

THE POWER OF THE DREAM

from MY LOVE – ESSENTIAL COLLECTION

written by David Foster, Babyface & Linda Thompson

“The Power Of The Dream” is a song co-written by David Foster, Babyface and Linda Thompson for the Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympics.
This evocative anthem was performed at the opening ceremony by Celine Dion accompanied by Foster on piano and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

JOHN JR.

from CELTIC CROSSROADS – THE UNCHARTED PATH

written by Doug Cameron

Doug Cameron is one of the leading names in modern violin playing worldwide.
He has released several albums showcasing his personal jazz/pop repertoire backed up by the most important names in contemporary jazz like Lee Ritenour, Russ Ferrante of Yellowjackets, Jerry Hey, Vinnie Colaiuta and Harvey Mason of Fourplay.

LOVE IS JUST A BREATH AWAY

from STATE OF INDIPENDENCE (single)

written by Donna Summer, David Foster & Rod Temperton

“Love Is Just A Breath Away” is a pop/r/b song recorded by the late Donna Summer for her 1982, self titled album. The international music diva composed this track with two top songwriters, David Foster and former Heatwave member, Rod Temperton. That song and the whole “Donna Summer” album were masterfully produced by the legendary Quincy Jones who was about to enter the studio to work on Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.”