The Spinners

DIONNE WARWICK: Classic Soul 1975 Interview

2021 Introduction: In the wake of “Then Came You,” her 1974 chart-topping duet with The Spinners, Dionne Warwick was looking forward to further success after teaming up with famed producer Jerry Ragovoy for her third Warner Brothers’ album named after her million-selling global hit, as she explained to David Nathan in the spring of 1975…

BRUCE HAWES: Classic Soul 1979 Interview

2021 Introduction: In memory of the very talented songwriter and producer Bruce Hawes (who passed away on February 21, 2021), one of the primary tunesmiths of the Philadelphia soul scene responsible for hits by The Spinners, First Choice and songs recorded by Johnny Mathis, Dionne Warwick, The Three Degrees and many more…