Dan Hartman - Musician - Music database - Radio Swiss Pop
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Dan Hartman, the song writer and singer
The James Brown song "Living in America", which Hartman co-wrote and produced, was even more successful, reaching 4 in He joined his first band, The Legends, at the age of His brother Dave was also a member of the band. He played keyboards and wrote much of the band's music, but despite the release of a number of recordings, none turned out to be hits. He subsequently spent a period of time backing the Johnny Winter Band.
It was originally written by the brothers for Marvin Gaye, however it was recorded instead as a duet by Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton with the Gibb Brothers also contributing vocals. Michael Jackson refused. When Marc Cohn played "True Companion" to his girlfriend, she thought he was proposing. He wasn't, but he did eventually marry her. It was upon their return home after completing laying down the track that Lennon was murdered by Mark David Chapman.