*”I Like Dreaming” Kenny Nolan

At the age of 13 he won a scholarship to the University of Southern California for Musical composition, but dropped out after six months, bored with the conventional regimen. Four years later, a scholarship to Chouinard went the same way, and Nolan decided to send songs in to any artist he thought might be suitable. […]

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Lionel Richie – Stuck On You

Lionel Richie’s career followed with more successes when he went solo in 1982. His talents as a multi-instrumentalist and songwriter expanded into more music ventures, awards and honors. Analyzing Richie’s new song styles and his beginnings of funk and soul with the Commodores, clearly indicate just how interchangeable and talented he is. AmericaOnCoffee “‘Stuck On […]

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Colour My World – by Chicago

“Colour My World”is a song written by American musician James Pankow, one of the founding members of the rock/jazz fusion band Chicago. Part of Pankow’s “Ballet for a Girl in Buchannon” song cycle/suite, it was recorded for their second album Chicago, also called Chicago II (1970). Terry Kath sings the lead vocal, and Walter Parazaider […]

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“The Whispers – As I Sit Here”

Two twin brothers are the voices and mastermind behind the legendary r&b, soul-ballad group known as “The Whispers”. Their group originated in Los Angeles, California and has scored numerous hit records since the late 1960s. The Whispers’ rhythmic, smooth sounds are timeless, romantic and poetic. They are best known for their two number one R&B […]

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Seal “Kiss From A Rose”

“Kiss from a Rose” was written in 1987, several years prior to the release of Seal’s eponymous debut album from 1991. After writing the song, Seal felt “embarrassed by it” and “threw the tape in the corner.” Seal did not present it to producer Trevor Horn until the recording sessions for Seal II. In 2015, […]

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