A founding member of the band War, Harold gives a first-person account of one of the most important periods in music history.
Famous songs that lent their titles - and in some cases storylines - to movies.
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.
"I'll Be" was what Edwin called his "Hail Mary" song. He says it proves "intention of the songwriter is 180 degrees from potential interpretation by an audience."
There are no more rock stars - the last one died in 1994.
If you can recall the days when MTV played videos, you know that there are lots of stories to tell. See if you can spot the real ones.