Cyndi Lauper is iconic. One thing that is clear other than her impressive vocal range, is her prolific songwriting abilities that captured attention across all generations! She shares all about her career with host Zane Lowe and Essentials Radio on Apple Music! We have the wrap up for you!
The 80s legend discusses the creations of her most timeless tracks in this episode, we admittedly sing regularly in our own cars! Thank you, mom, and dad, for bestowing us the music of a literal queen! From the intimate look into ‘True Colors,’ the writing process with Rob Hyman of ‘Time After Time,’ the upbeat tempo and music video production of ‘Girls Just Want To Have Fun,’ and achieving her dream of working on a Hollywood set for The Goonies with the beloved track ‘The Goonies ‘R’ Good Enough’ for us to hear!
After exploring her other hits and her album A Night To Remember, Cyndi retells her stories from being in the music biz like when she met Prince, Etta James wanting to produce for her, singing like Roy Orbison, and her childhood love for The Beatles.
You know us, we love hearing about a good artistic piece and Cyndi Lauper is full of them! So, if you’re a music nerd like us and want to dive deep into iconic 80s’ music, put your headphones on and press play! This is for you!
Every other weekend with rotating hosts, Essentials Radio explores the chartbuster hits from all decades and the household name superstars that sing them! Past guests on Essentials Radio on Apple Music included Sam Smith, Justin Timberlake, Nile Rodgers, James Taylor, and Miley Cyrus. Listen to full episodes anytime on Essentials Radio on Apple Music!
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