EP 161: Grammy-winning Songwriter & Producer Desmond Child chats about his family, career with more than 80 Top 40 Billboard hits and his upcoming autobiography
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Join Kelli and Anne for their 161st NEW episode!
They begin this episode by talking about getting their vaccines and how excited they are to encourage everyone to get vaccinated. Next they talk about a big wind storm they had and how a neighbor’s tree fell and took out a huge part of their fence.
Their special guest today Grammy-winning and Emmy-Nominated Songwriter and Producer Desmond Child. He is truly one of the music industry’s most revered and prolific hitmakers. He has been credited on more than 80 Billboard Top 40 hits including Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ On A Prayer” & “You Give Love A Bad Name”, Aerosmith’s “Dude Looks Like A Lady” and Ricky Martin’s “Livin’ La Vida Loca”. He has sold more than 500 Million records worldwide plus he is a gay Dad to twins Nyro and Roman and has been with his husband Curtis for over 30 years. He chats about his family, how he first became a songwriter as inspired by his mother who was a poet, his career working with some of the biggest stars in the music industry and upcoming projects like his autobiography DESMOND CHILD/ LIVIN’ ON A PRAYER: BIG SONGS BIG LIFE with David Ritz and DESMOND CHILD & ROUGE getting back together to record some of their biggest hits. To find out more about Desmond, go to www.DesmondChild.com and follow him on Instagram @desmond.child and @desmondchildandrouge