Don BlackEnglish lyricist. Born 21 June 1938
Don Black Biography (Wikipedia)
Don Black, OBE (born 21 June 1938) is an English lyricist. His works have included numerous musicals, movie themes and hit songs. He has provided lyrics for John Barry, Charles Strouse, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Quincy Jones, Lulu, Jule Styne, Henry Mancini, Meat Loaf, Michael Jackson, Elmer Bernstein, Michel Legrand, Hayley Westenra, A. R. Rahman, Marvin Hamlisch and Debbie Wiseman.
Allmusic stated that "Black is perhaps best-known for his collaborations with Andrew Lloyd Webber, and for the James Bond theme songs he co-wrote with composer John Barry: "Thunderball", "Diamonds Are Forever" and "The Man with the Golden Gun"."
- Don Blackhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01grqvl.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01grqvl.jpg2013-09-15T13:59:00.000ZCerys chats to the legendary lyricist of tracks such as Born Free and Diamonds Are Foreverhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01grqw6
- Don Black chats to Ryan Tubridyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dz5h2.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dz5h2.jpg2013-08-10T14:47:00.000ZRyan is joined by multi-award winning lyricist Don Black, whose work includes Diamonds Are Forever, Sunset Boulevard, Born Free and Ben.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dz5hp
Don Black chats to Ryan Tubridy
- Don Black chats to Steve Wrighthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01d3sls.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01d3sls.jpg2013-07-22T14:43:00.000ZDon Black chats to Steve and the team about his life in music and how he writes lyrics.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01d40z1
Don Black chats to Steve Wright
Don Black Tracks