2007 SHOF Induction Ceremony

Bobby Weinstein:

On being a successful songwriter

Bobby Weinstein:

Getting motivated to write

Bobby Weinstein:

My parents wanted me to be a milkman

Bobby Weinstein:

Favorite recordings of his work

Bobby Weinstein:

Gonna Take a Miracle

Bobby Weinstein:

Writing about anything

Bobby Weinstein:

Upcoming projects

Dolly Parton:

On receiving the Johnny Mercer Award and the importance of songwriting in her life

Dolly Parton:

Influences and collaboration

Dolly Parton:

The ultimate award

Dolly Parton:

Songs based on experience and writing for others

Don Black:

On being honored by the Songwriters Hall of Fame and future projects

Don Black:

On collaboration, making a living as a songwriter, and his influences

Don Black:

People he has worked with, including a clip from his ceremony speech

Don Black:

It’s all about the song, and still writing

Don Black:

Knowing who you’re writing for

Don Kirshner:

The honor of the Abe Olman award and his induction speech

Hal David:

Dolly Parton’s influence

Jackson Browne:

The thrill of being inducted, getting started, and the love of music

John Legend:

How the Songwriters Hall of Fame helped his career

John Legend:

Songwriting inspiration and the importance of the craft

John Legend:

The move from the corporate world to the music world

John Legend:

Writers and artists who inspire him

John Legend:

Back on the road

Michael Masser:

The honor of being inducted and the influence of songwriting

Michael Masser:

Working with artists and writers

Neil Sedaka:

Working with Don Kirshner, his career as a songwriter, and inspiration

Phil Ramone:

Why the Songwriters Hall of Fame is special

Shelley Randazzo:

Honoring Teddy

Tony Orlando:

The influence of Don Kirshner

Tony Orlando:

Don Kirsher’s contribution to so many careers