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Written by band members Joe Lynn Turner, Ritchie Blackmore and Roger Glover, the title of the song came after Glover was telling Turner how his first wife left him Stone Cold. (thanks, Michael Mingione - Bronx, NY)
While the focus of many Rainbow songs was on Blackmore's guitar, Joe Lynn Turner's vocals are the high point of this track. Turner was Rainbow's third lead singer, following Ronnie James Dio and Graham Bonnet.
After studying in Paris with a famous composition teacher, Charles became the most successful writer of TV theme songs.
Gym Class Heroes
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He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.