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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Nashville’s City Winery Presents the 5th Annual ‘The First And The Worst’

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Original Article: Broadway World Grammy-winning and Emmy-nominated songwriter Desmond Child, The Last Songwriter and Real Country featured artist Jamie Floyd and four-week #1 smash "Speechless" co-writer Laura Veltz will take the stage at Nashville's City Winery on March 26, 2019 to perform the very first…

Songwriter Desmond Child Talks Kiss Hit That Launched His Career, Reveals Personal Inspiration For Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ On A Prayer”

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Original Article: Brave Words Desmond Child, with songwriting credits including Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ On A Prayer” and “You Give Love A Bad Name”, Alice Cooper's "Poison", KISS' "I Was Made For Lovin' You", as well as Aerosmith’s “Dude (Looks Like…

Desmond Child | The Story Behind Many Songs | Top 2000: The Untold Stories

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This is a masterclass songwriting by Desmond Child. He wrote on many songs like 'I Was Made for Lovin' You' by Kiss, Bon Jovi's ' Livin' on a Prayer' and 'You Give Love a Bad Name', Aerosmith's 'Dude (Looks Like…

4th Annual “Athletes & Artists Play For Kids” Weekend Returns To Ed Smith Stadium March 1-3, Desmond Child To Headline Event

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‘Nashville’s Music Row Comes to the Ballpark’ charity benefit returns on March 1; Country Artist Cole Swindell performs on-field concert on March 2. Proceeds will encourage youth empowerment through establishment of new Orioles Charitable Foundation Music & Arts Education Scholarship…

Young Icelandic jazz pianist awarded the ASCAP Foundation Desmond Child Anthem Award in New York

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Sixteen-year-old Kári Egilsson received the ASCAP Foundation Desmond Child Anthem Award at the Lincoln Centre on Wednesday night in New York. Kári Egilsson was born in Reykjavík, Iceland and has been studying piano since the age of seven. He attends…

Kristin Chenoweth and Desmond Child Drop By Victoria Shaw’s Concert at Birdland Theater

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Original Article by Stephen Sorokoff It wasn't the Country Music Awards or Grammy Awards at the new Birdland Theater last night but it sure seemed like it. An overflow audience for the Victoria Shaw concert got a surprise as Victoria called up two of…

Barbra Streisand needs you to read this interview right now

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Los Angeles Times By MIKAEL WOOD | POP MUSIC CRITIC Barbra Streisand surged into her living room — well, one of her living rooms — with a stack of papers and an important question: When would this interview be published?…

Levi Hummon’s Ready For His Next Chapter, Starting With ‘Patient’ Ep

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Original Article By ANNIE REUTER Levi Hummon was born into Nashville's songwriting community. As the son of Grammy-winning songwriter Marcus Hummon ("Bless the Broken Road," "Cowboy Take Me Away"), he grew up surrounded by storytelling and songwriting. It was only…