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ISN’T SHE LOVELY

From CAPTAIN FINGERS
Written by Stevie Wonder

“Isn’t She Lovely” is one of the most beloved and successful songs in Stevie Wonder’s entire career. Through the years this sweet, joyful song has been covered several times by many big names. One of the most interesting and personal covers was recorded in 1977 by guitar legend Lee Ritenour who included it on his album “Captain Fingers.”

I DON’T WANT YOU ANYMORE

From SUPERCHARGED
Written by David Foster & Bill Champlin

Tavares were a famous R&B group originally from Boston. They are often overlooked as a disco act for their huge, late seventies hits like “More Than A Woman” and “Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel.”

WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME

From CHICAGO 18
Written by David Foster, Written by David Foster, Tom Keane & Richard Baskin

When Peter Cetera left Chicago in 1985, David Foster had to try and keep the band going through the loss of its most prominent singer/songwriter and also working on the follow-up to the mega successful “Chicago 17” and its millions of copies sold, Grammys and hit singles.

FRIENDS IN LOVE

From FRIENDS IN LOVE
Written by David Foster, Jay Graydon & Bill Champlin

The fact that this record didn’t sell a million copies and reach the top of the charts is a true musical crime cause we’re talking about some of the classiest and most elegant music ever created. Here every note is perfectly played, everything is so well arranged, an incredible examples of quality pop at his absolute best.

WE BOTH TRIED

From SINGLE
Written by David Foster & BIll Champlin

Here we are again talking about another one of those unforgettable Foster classics. “We Both Tried” was included in Bill Champlin’s solo debut album, “Single”, that was released in 1978.