Gloria Estefan

Interview with pop legend Gloria Estefan, who tells how she wrote her classic hits “Coming Out of the Dark” & “Rhythm Is Gonna Get You.”

Yusuf Cat Stevens

Yusuf/Cat Stevens tells how he wrote his classic songs “Peace Train,” “Wild World,” “Oh Very Young,” “Father and Son” and others.


Babyface talks about his great career, and how he wrote an incredible 47 Top 10 pop hits, including hits for Boyz II Men, Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton and Bobby Brown.

Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil

Interview with this great writing duo, who wrote “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling,” “On Broadway,” “Just Once” and other hits.

Holland Dozier Holland

Legendary Motown trio Holland-Dozier-Holland tell how they wrote many classic hits for Diana Ross & The Supremes, the Four Tops, the Temptations, Martha Reeves and Marvin Gaye.

Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

Interview with Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis about their album, Volume One, and their hits with Janet Jackson, Boyz II Men and New Edition.

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton discusses her songwriting, her new children’s album, and how she wrote “I Will Always Love You,” which became a #1 hit for Whitney Houston.

Burt Bacharach

This legendary songwriter discussed his favorite songs he’s written, and about his special album project.

Mike Stoller, Elvis Presley and Jerry Leiber

Interview with Mike Stoller of legendary duo Leiber & Stoller, about their hits with Elvis Presley, The Coasters and The Drifters.

Valerie Simpson

Hall of Fame songwriter Valerie Simpson talks about her great career with the duo Ashford & Simpson, and how she co-wrote many classic hit songs.

Teddy Riley

Interview with Teddy Riley, who co-wrote & produced hits for Michael Jackson, Bobby Brown, and his groups Guy and Blackstreet.

John Prine

Interview with John Prine in 2017, about his career, and how he wrote some of his classic songs. Sadly, Prine passed away in April.

Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Webb talks about his new memoir, The Cake and the Rain, his classic hit songs “MacArthur Park” and “Wichita Lineman,” and his great career.

Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff

Special interview with writing/producing duo Gamble & Huff, who wrote such classic songs as “Love Train,” “Me And Mrs. Jones,” “Backstabbers” and “If You Don’t Know Me By Now.”

Richard Carpenter

Richard Carpenter discusses the excellent new album, Carpenters with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, and co-writing the duo’s classic songs.

Robert Lamm

Robert Lamm tells how he wrote such classic hit songs as “Saturday In The Park,” “25 or 6 to 4,” “Beginnings” and “Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?”

Ann Wilson of Heart

Ann Wilson discusses her new single, her solo album Immortal, and how she co-wrote Heart’s classic hits “Barracuda” and “Crazy on You.”

Jeff Barry

Interview with Jeff Barry, who tells how he co-wrote many classic hit songs from the ’60s and ’70s, and many popular TV theme songs.

ZZ Top

Billy Gibbons, lead singer & guitarist of ZZ Top, tells how he and the band wrote such classic songs as “Legs” and “Sharp Dressed Man.”

John Oates

John Oates recalls how he co-wrote such classic Hall & Oates hits “Maneater,” “I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do)” and “She’s Gone.” He also discusses his new book.

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