This was the only hit in both territories for the Californian singer-songwriter Norma Tanega. She explained the meaning of the song as follows: "I had always wanted a dog, but because of my living situation I could only have a cat; I named my cat dog and wrote a song about my dilemma." (courtesy: Ben McLane. Thanks, Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England)
Jules Shear - "All Through The Night"
Shears does very little promotion, which has kept him secluded from the spotlight. What changed when Cyndi Lauper had a hit with his song? Not much, really.
Webb talks about his classic songs "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," "Wichita Lineman" and "MacArthur Park."
You may not recognize his name, but you will certainly recognize Peter Lord's songs. He wrote the bevy of hits from Paula Abdul's second album, Spellbound, plus a collection of other classics for the likes of Aftershock, Ali and Goodfellaz.
His song "Into The Night" is one of the most-played of all time. For Benny, it took him to hell and back.