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Aint Got No - I Got Life - Don Kirshner* - Don Kirshner Cuts Hair


1969
Label: RCA Victor - LSM/S-4174 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Mexico • Genre: Jazz, Rock, Funk / Soul, Pop, Stage & Screen •
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He wasn't the snappiest dresser, nor was he the smoothest talker or even the most clever negotiator, but Don Kirshner was quite possibly one of the ten most successful and wealthiest men in the entertainment industry for much of the '60s and '70s. The latter two artists played a large part in the success of another Kirshner creation, the pop group the Monkees. In the late '50s he made his first foray into the music industry as Connie Francis ' manager.

Both his songs and business suavity helped the torch singer go from a nobody to a hit artist. Sensing there were too many groups and too few quality songs to record, Kirshneralong with Al Nevinsformed a publishing house called Aldon Music, and gathered together all the best young writers in New York. It was the old case of being in the right place at the right time and, though all involved were relatively unknown at the time, they would all go on to be giants in the industry. Setting up shop in the Brill Building, Kirshner 's staff of writers churned out hit song after hit song for such groups as the Driftersthe Ronettesthe Crystalsand the Shangri-Lasupping the standard of songwriting significantly in the process.

To cut out the middle man, and thereby rake in more dough, Kirshner also set up his own label, Dimension Records, to release his writers' songs. By the time Columbia bought Aldon Music, Kirshner was rich enough to retire, yet he stayed on at Columbia, becoming president of Screen Gems, the prestigious song publishing wing of Columbia Pictures.

Inthe enterprising Kirshner embarked on the second stage of his professional career when he developed America's answer to the Beatles. The kids loved it. And so did Columbia when they received the royalty checks Aint Got No - I Got Life - Don Kirshner* - Don Kirshner Cuts Hair the Monkees ' hits.

Hiring the best writers on the West Coast like he had done in New York, Kirshner assembled a creative team that was second to none. Better yet, the show promoted the songs and vice versa. For the next three years the Monkees scored hit after hit with such songs as "Daydream Believer" and "Last Train to Clarksville," all published on the Kirshner -controlled Screen Gems, of course.

By then a music and TV mogul, Kirshner formed the aptly named Kirshner Records as a vehicle for Kansasthe new band he signed. As with everything the exec had been involved with, Kansas became a top-rated group, if not critically, then commercially. With the advent of MTV and the changing landscape of popular music, Kirshner The Most Beautiful Girl - Engelbert Humperdinck - Greatest Love Songs remained in the woodwork for much of the next several decades.

In any case, his achievements Never 2 Far - Eminem - Eminem MP3 the '60s and '70s certainly earned him the right Aint Got No - I Got Life - Don Kirshner* - Don Kirshner Cuts Hair exit the industry a winner. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript.

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  3. Jan 17,  · He wasn't the snappiest dresser, nor was he the smoothest talker or even the most clever negotiator, but Don Kirshner was quite possibly one of the ten most successful and wealthiest men in the entertainment industry for much of the '60s and '70s. As the head of first Aldon Music, then Screen Gems publishing, Kirshner employed some of the best writers in the business including Carole King.
  4. Don Kirshner was born on April 17, in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Donald Kirshner. He is known for his work on Toomorrow (), The Kowboys () and Musical Chairs (). He was married to Sheila Grod. He died on January 17, in Boca Raton, Florida, USA.
  5. Owned 3 record labels: Chairman, Calendar Records and Kirshner. Executive producer in for ABC's "In Concert" and then creating his own live concert show entitled, "Don Kirshner's Rock Concert", which aired on Saturday late night's over the NBC-TV network from to
  6. Sep 15,  · Kool & The Gang performs and rocks the stage on Don Kirshner's Rock Concert in (Reel #: VM)--Don Kirshner's Rock Concert was the ultimate rock and roll .
  7. Jan 18,  · Music producer and promoter Don Kirshner, who found songs for The Monkees to sing and whose live TV rock show helped wean s audiences .
  8. Don Kirshner: Don Kirshner Cuts Hair (LP, Vinyl record album) - A great version of the Hair soundtrack – with instrumentation that's way groovier than any of -- Dusty Groove is Chicago's Online Record StoreBrand: RCA (Label).

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