Tuesday, 21 June 2011

Bill LaBounty

Bill LaBounty is an American musician. He was initially a singer-songwriter in the soft rock genre, first as a member of the band Fat Chance, and later as a solo artist. As a solo artist, LaBounty recorded six studio albums, including four on Curb Records/Warner Bros. Records. His first chart single, "This Night Won't Last Forever", was covered in 1979 by Michael Johnson, whose rendition was a Top 20 pop hit that year.

In the 1990s, LaBounty shifted his focus to country music and has co-written several songs for country music artists, including Steve Wariner's Number One hits "Lynda", "The Weekend" and "I Got Dreams". LaBounty signed to a songwriting contract with Curb Publishing in 2001.

He also established himself as a songwriter for other artists, with successes that span almost 40 years. Over the years his resume includes cuts by various Pop and Country artists including The Temptations, Patti LaBelle, Phoebe Snow, The Judds,  Brooks & Dunn, Steve Goodman and  Steve Wariner, Jimmy Buffett, James Taylor, Jennifer Warnes, Peter Cetera and Tim McGraw, amongst numerous other musicians.

The rest is history.

Back To Your Star - Bill LaBounty


01. Back To Your Star
02. California Turnaround
03. Dianne
04. Stay High
05. Old Habits
06. Running On Fumes
07. Cinderella
08. HWY 85
09. Golden Now
10. The Wheels Are Coming Off
11. Fly Away
12. River Girl


Right Direction - Bill LaBounty

01 The Good Life
02 Mr. O
03 Emily
04 The Right Direction
05 Holding Out
06 Burn Down the Night
07 Be There
08 Time Starts Now



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