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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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…

CAITLYN JENNER IS UNDER FIRE FOR CALLING AEROSMITH’S “DUDE LOOKS LIKE A LADY” HER THEME SONG

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The lyrics and story behind the song have some people labeling it transphobic. Updated by Abbey Whiteabbey.white@vox.com Caitlyn Jenner is facing criticism after joking about one of Aerosmith’s most famous — and offensive — tunes. In the caption of a…

‘DUDE LOOKS LIKE A LADY!’ CAITLYN JENNER ANGERS SOME IN TRANSGENDER COMMUNITY AFTER REVEALING HER LOVE FOR AEROSMITH SONG

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Original Article Dailymail.com Caitlyn Jenner, who has tried to establish herself as a transgender icon, came in for some heat this week after gushing about her love for the Aerosmith song Dude Looks Like A Lady. The reality star and…