Rod Temperton

Born 15 October 1947. Died 2016
Rod Temperton
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1947-10-15
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Rod Temperton

Rod Temperton Biography (Wikipedia)

Rodney Lynn "Rod" Temperton (9 October 1949 – September/October 2016) was an English songwriter, record producer and musician. He initially made his mark as the keyboardist and main songwriter for the 1970s R&B, funk and disco band Heatwave, whose hit songs included "Boogie Nights" and "Always and Forever".

After being recruited by producer Quincy Jones, he wrote several internationally known songs performed by Michael Jackson, including "Thriller", "Off the Wall" and "Rock with You". He also wrote George Benson's hits "Give Me the Night" and "Love X Love", and Patti Austin and James Ingram's US number one duet "Baby, Come to Me", among many others.

Temperton wrote the soundtrack for Running Scared (1986 film).

Temperton won a Grammy Award in 1991 for his work on "Birdland", from Quincy Jones's album Back on the Block.

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Bill Reichenbach, Jr.
Thriller (album version)
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Thriller (album version)
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OFF BROADWAY
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OFF BROADWAY
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Rock With You
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Rock With You
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Rock With You (Frankie's Favorite Club Mix)
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Rock With You (Frankie's Favorite Club Mix)
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The Star of a Story
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The Star of a Story
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Sweet Freedom
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Sweet Freedom
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Baby Be Mine
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Baby Be Mine
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GIVE ME THE NIGHT
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GIVE ME THE NIGHT
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Off The Wall
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Off The Wall
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BURN THIS DISCO OUT
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BURN THIS DISCO OUT
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The Groove Line
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The Groove Line
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ALWAYS AND FOREVER
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ALWAYS AND FOREVER
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Ain't No Half Steppin'
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Ain't No Half Steppin'
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Too Hot To Handle
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Too Hot To Handle
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Razzamatazz
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