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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Desmond Child – Songwriting Fantasy Camp – FOX17 Rock & Review
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Desmond Child Working With Finland’s “The Rasmus”
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Berklee Abu Dhabi

Culture Summit 2020 Abu Dhabi

Desmond Child & Rouge

Remastered Single Release “Our Love Is Insane XX”

Ava Max – Kings & Queens

“Kings & Queens” Written by Ava Max, Desmond Child, Madison Love, Hillary Bernstein, Mimoza Blinson, Jakke Erixson, Nadir Khayat, Brett McLaughlin & Henry Walter  

I N T E R V I E W S

IN THE HOT SEAT

Larry LeBlanc Interviews:

Hit-Maker Desmond Child

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Desmond Child Does The Sessions Interview

Desmond Child and Shawn Ratches at Laughing Monkey Music

Desmond Child – In the Trenches with Ryan Roxie 

Desmond Child – “Desmond Child & Rouge” Skype interview with Chris Mayek

Desmond Child Talks About Album Release on Despierta America

Desmond Child – In the Trenches with Ryan Roxie

Mega Hitmaker Desmond Child
Stops By Nashville’s Channel 5

Desmond Child (nacido como John Charles Barrett; Gainesville, 28 de octubre de 1953) es un productor y compositor estadounidense.

Es sobrino de la cantante cubana Olga Guillot.

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EP 161: Grammy-winning Songwriter & Producer Desmond Child chats about his family, career with more than 80 Top 40 Billboard hits and his upcoming autobiography

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DESMOND CHILD:
LIVIN’ ON A PRAYER! LIFE OF AWESOME!

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Desmond Child Talks With Spotify’s Behind The Vinyl

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Desmond Child gives a Master Class in songwriting.

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Psychotherapist Dr. Robi Ludwig Interviews Desmond Child!

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Talking Songwriting, From The Beatles To Today With Desmond Child!

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