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McCartney wrote this with 2 other songwriters: Kara DioGuardi and Dory Lobel. It's based on a friend of his who died in an alcohol-related car accident when Jesse was 15 years old. (thanks, Jk - Elmwood Park, IL)
Webb talks about his classic songs "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," "Wichita Lineman" and "MacArthur Park."
Chris Robinson of The Black Crowes
"Great songwriters don't necessarily have hit songs," says Chris. He's written a bunch, but his fans are more interested in the intricate jams.
His keyboard work helped define the Muscle Shoals sound and make him an integral part of many Neil Young recordings. Spooner is also an accomplished songwriter, whose hits include "I'm Your Puppet" and "Cry Like A Baby."