I Write the Songs … Sometimes

11 acclaimed songwriters who peaked with someone else’s tune.

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Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Bobby Goldsboro

Bryan Ferry

Dolly Parton

James Taylor

Jim Kerr

Joan Osborne

Kim Carnes

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The boy is MINE! (Photo: Columbia Records)

Luther Vandross

Nilsson

Oleta Adams

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Adams and me at a NYC party celebrating the release of her 1993 album Evolution, which included her version of “New York State of Mind”

Robert Plant

Brother Son Husband Friend Loner Minimalist World Traveler. Author of “Is It True What They Say About Black Men?” and “Storms in Africa” https://rb.gy/3mthoj

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