For over 40 years, Desmond Child has written some of the biggest hits
for the biggest names in music

 
 
 
 

Over 80 Top 40 singles selling over 500 million albums worldwide

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

And many more...

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Judges Announced for Cumulus Media’s NASH Next 2017, the 3rd Annual National and Grassroots Search for America’s Newest Country Star

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Desmond Child, Brantley Gilbert and Cindy Watts, join Scott Borchetta and Kix Brooks to Judge the Finale Event at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon on November 1. Plus, The Valory Music Co.’s Delta Rae and NASH Next 2016 Winner Todd O’Neill to…

Erika Ender, Ana Gabriel, Roberto Livi, Martin Urieta, Carlos Vives, & Camilo Sesto Inducted Into The Latin Songwriters Hall Of Fame

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Erika Ender, Ana Gabriel, Roberto Livi, Martin Urieta, Carlos Vives, & Camilo Sesto Inducted Into The Latin Songwriters Hall Of Fame And Presented With Prestigious La Musa Award During The Memorable LA MUSA AWARDS Ceremony At The James L. Knight…

Talent competition for new rock acts – Gavin Rossdale, Steve Jones, Bob Ezrin and Desmond Child to judge

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FILE – In this Dec. 7, 2016 file photo, Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale arrives at the 4th Annual Wishing Well Winter Gala in Los Angeles. Rossdale is lending his voice to a new talent competition, called neXt2rock 2017, with Cumulus…

KISS Frontman PAUL STANLEY: ‘It’s Great To Be In A Band Where There’s No Tension’

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KISS frontman Paul Stanley was interviewed on the September 5 edition of SEX PISTOLS guitarist Steve Jones’s radio show, “Jonesy’s Jukebox”. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On KISS’s continued popularity…

Desmond Child Joins Rita Wilson at the Geffen Playhouse

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I'm so excited to be joining @ritawilson @geffenplayhouse for #LinerNotes next week Sept 7 – 10 in Westwood / LA at The Geffen Playhouse. I'll be sharing the stage with Rita Wilson and her amazing singer-songwriter peeps performing our hit…

JOE PERRY Recalls Recording AEROSMITH’s ‘Permanent Vacation’

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Original Article According to The Pulse Of Radio, AEROSMITH spoke to Ultimate Classic Rock about the thirtieth anniversary of the band’s return-to-form classic “Permanent Vacation”. The album, which was released on August 18, 1987,

Alice Cooper Credits Desmond Child On WTF Podcast

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Original Article and Podcast on WTF I thought it was a joke. At this point the most famous rock writer was Jon Landau, before he saw God and went off to manage Bruce Springsteen. Lester Bangs was just another scribe,…

Summer NAMM Interview
Desmond Child

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Desmond Child is the songwriter behind such hit collaborations as “Livin’ On a Prayer” with Bon Jovi, “Dude Looks Like a Lady” with Aerosmith, and “Livin’ La Vida Loca” for Ricky Martin. Desmond started as a recording artist with his band…