Friday, May 26, 2017
The Genius Of Mike Chapman, Volume 1
Every once in a while, I'd like to shine a spotlight on a favorite producer and my first pick has to be the great Mike Chapman. All these songs were either written or produced by him, often both. He says he doesn't write songs, he writes hits and, honestly, you can't argue with that! From his early success with glam hits to his list of 80's chart pop smashes, there's much to plunder from and these two hours only give a fractional taste of his output. And he's still doing his thing! He's one of the handful of cats that, throughout my record buying life, I would buy a record solely because his name was on it, even if I hadn't heard it. His name is a trademark of quality as far as I'm concerned. But while we wait for his current project with Abisha to hit the airwaves, let's take a journey back through the Commander's catalogue...
at May 26, 2017