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Friendly Faces
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You Make the Sun Shine
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Hot for Each Other
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Homecoming Queen
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Wishing Wells & Wedding Bells

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As one half of the greatest American songwriting duo of the postwar era, lyricist Hal David teamed with composer Burt Bacharach to elevate the common pop song to fine art; the perfect complement to Bacharach's elegant melodies and shimmering arrangements, David's lyrics boasted an uncommon sophistication and maturity, achieving a poetic grace unparalleled in their sweeping romanticism and heartbreaking poignancy. The younger brother of tunesmith Mack David, he was born May 25, 1... Read more

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