Don Black

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1938-Donblacknightingale DON BLACK
Born June 21, 1938
Don Black is an English lyricist. His works have included numerous musicals, movie themes and hit songs. He has provided lyrics for John Barry, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Quincy Jones, Lulu, Henry Mancini, Michael Jackson, Elmer Bernstein, and Marvin Hamlisch.
20th Century Highlights

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1965: “Thunderball” by Tom Jones UK #35

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1966: “Born Free” by Matt Monro Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1967

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1971: “Diamonds are Forever” by Shirley Bassey UK #38

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1972: “Ben” by Michael Jackson UK #7

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1980: Tell Me On a Sunday UK #2

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1980: “Take That Look Off Your Face” by Marti Webb UK #3

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1989: “Love Changes Everything” by Michael Ball UK #2

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1989: Aspects of Love UK #1

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1993: Sunset Boulevard UK #11 Three (out of seven) Tony Awards linked to musical

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1997: “The World is Not Enough” by Garbage UK #11
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