Original RCA Recording

That's What Friends Are For (1977 Version)

Music by Burt Bacharach and lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager, 1985
Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
 
Recording Detail Unknown
Recorded in Hollywood California ( NOT CONFIRMED )
           That's What Friends Are For   GWA5--2479 Take 1 +   
 NOT RELEASED 

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Notes: ~ Originally written for the 1982 motion picture "Night Shift"
and recorded by Rod Stewart on Warner Brothers. It was a #1 Gold Record
for Dionne Warwick and Friends on Arista in 1985. The "friends " were
Elton John, Gladys Knight, and Stevie Wonder, who collaborated vocally.
Proceeds were contributed to Aids Research. The song won "Song of the Year"
1986 Grammy Award (NARAS).

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