40 Million records have been sold of his compositions (many under the pen-name ‘Bugatti’).
UK hit credits include: MY SIMPLE HEART & WOMAN IN LOVE The Three Degrees MODERN GIRL Sheena Easton DANCING WITH THE CAPTAIN Paul Nicholas MYSTERY GIRL The Dukes MARRIED MEN Bonnie Tyler MUSIC SOUNDS BETTER WITH YOU Stardust.
And in the US: EVERY WOMAN IN THE WORLD Air Supply (BMI 2 million play award) BACK ON MY FEET AGAIN The Babys EVERY HOME SHOULD HAVE ONE Patti Austin HEAVEN ON THE SEVENTH FLOOR Paul Nicholas MARRIED MEN Bette Midler WORLD DOMINATION Belle Stars.
Plus material for CHER, CARLY SIMON, CHAKA KHAN, SISTER SLEDGE, MADONNA, MADHOUSE, BLACK EYED PEAS, ROGER DALTREY, BILLY OCEAN, KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND, EDDIE KENDRICKS, 5Th DIMENSION, REX SMITH, ANGIE GOLD, NONA HENDRYX, AMEN CORNER, CUPID’S INSPIRATION etc, etc.
Film/TV: Compositions featured in ‘FAME’, ’GREASE 2’, ‘SHAG’ & ‘FRIENDS’.
Corporate/Ads include: Vittel, MFI, Kingsmill, BT.
For the Princes’ Trust: ‘We All Have A Lucky Star’.
For HM The Queen: ‘Knights of The Garter March’.
Song Surgeries & member of the Songwriting Executive for the British Academy of Composers & Songwriters. Twice nominated for and judge of The Ivor Novello Awards. Live Lecturer & Expert Contributor on Songwriting for the BBC (“Sold On Song” & “Fame Academy”). Lecturer for Bath Spa University College, International Songwriting Festival, Spring Harvest, NIMIC, The London Philharmonic Orchestra at Goldsmiths College. Consultant on song-based pilot “Write On Time” for Celador TV. PRS committees include Monopolies & Mergers Commission, Specialist Music Group. Member of the Society of Distinguished Songwriters (‘King Sod’ XX).