Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

We're In Love With This Guy: Hal David

Terry Staunton,, 27 May 2000

Lyrical legend HAL DAVID has just become the first non-Briton to be honoured with a prestigious Ivor Novello Award by the British Academy Of Composers And Songwriters for his string of landmark hits with easy listening icon Burt Bacharach. TERRY STAUNTON said a little prayer and went to meet one of the greatest backroom boys in pop history.

Total word count of piece: 995