Carole Bayer

Real Name:
Carole Jill Bayer
Profile:
American lyricist, songwriter and singer, born Carole Jill Bayer on March 8, 1947. Best known by her married name, Carole Bayer Sager, many of her early songs were co-written with former husband, composer Burt Bacharach. She has also collaborated with Michael Jackson, Neil Diamond, Marvin Hamlisch, Michael Masser, Peter Allen, Sheena Easton, Bruce Roberts, Neil Sedaka, David Foster, Albert Hammond, Quincy Jones, Michael McDonald, James Ingram, Donald Fagen, Babyface and Clint Eastwood (2) (for the film True Crime).

Sager won the Academy Award for Best Song in 1981 for "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)", the theme song from the film Arthur. She shared the award with co-writers Peter Allen, Burt Bacharach, and Christopher Cross. She received the Grammy Award for Song of the Year in 1987 for "That's What Friends Are For", which she co-wrote with Bacharach. She was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1987.
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A10V 0084 Carole Bayer - Dansons Sur Les Airs De... Paris album art Jean Eddie Cremier Et Sa Formation De Danse* Mon Paris (as Bayer) Jean Eddie Cremier Et Sa Formation De Danse* - Dansons Sur Les Airs De... Paris(10", Album) RCA Italiana A10V 0084 Italy 1957 Sell This Version
K13308 Carole Bayer - Watch From The Corner album art Carol & Sherry* Carol & Sherry* - Watch From The Corner(7", Promo) MGM Records K13308 US 1964 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - A Groovy Kind Of Love album art The Mindbenders A Groovy Kind Of Love (as C. Bayer) The Mindbenders - A Groovy Kind Of Love (Single) Fontana, Fontana Australia 1965 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Reste A Ta Place album art Ariane Et Les 10-20 Reste A Ta Place (Watch From The Corner) (as C. Bayer) Ariane Et Les 10-20 - Reste A Ta Place (Single) Palette Belgium 1965 Sell This Version
TE.17469 Carole Bayer - The Big Four album art Various A Groovy Kind Of Love Various - The Big Four(7", EP) Fontana TE.17469 UK 1965 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Off And Running / I Don't Care album art Lesley Gore Off And Running (as C. Bayer) Lesley Gore - Off And Running / I Don't Care (Single) Mercury US 1965 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - The Deep Six album art The Deep Six A Groovy Kind Of Love (as C. Bayer) The Deep Six - The Deep Six (Album) Liberty US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Ashes To Ashes/ You Don't Know About Love album art The Mindbenders Ashes To Ashes (as C. Bayer) The Mindbenders - Ashes To Ashes/ You Don't Know About Love (Single) Fontana UK 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Young Love / I Just Don't Know If I Can album art Lesley Gore I Just Don't Know If I Can (as C. J. Bayer) Lesley Gore - Young Love / I Just Don't Know If I Can (Single) Mercury US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Can't Live With You, Can't Live Without You / One Fine Day album art The Mindbenders Can't Live With You, Can't Live Without You (as C. Bayer) The Mindbenders - Can't Live With You, Can't Live Without You / One Fine Day (Single) Fontana, Fontana UK 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - The Mindbenders album art The Mindbenders A Groovy Kind Of Love (as C. Bayer) The Mindbenders - The Mindbenders (Album) Fontana UK 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - I'm Gonna Make You Mine / I'll Make You Sorry album art The Shadows Of Knight I'm Gonna Make You Mine (as Bayer) The Shadows Of Knight - I'm Gonna Make You Mine / I'll Make You Sorry (Single) Dunwich US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Will Success Spoil Mrs. Miller? album art Mrs. Elva Miller A Groovy Kind Of Love Mrs. Elva Miller - Will Success Spoil Mrs. Miller? (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records US 1966 Sell This Version
SIX 26 Carole Bayer - Top Six No. 26 album art Unknown Artist A Groovy Kind Of Love Unknown Artist - Top Six No. 26(7", Single) Top Six SIX 26 UK 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - I'm A Believer And Other Monkees' Hits album art Living Strings When Love Comes Knockin' (At Your Door) (as Bayer) Living Strings - I'm A Believer And Other Monkees' Hits (Album) RCA Camden US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - We Can Make It If We Try / Too Late album art Neil Sedaka We Can Make It If We Try (as C. Bayer) Neil Sedaka - We Can Make It If We Try / Too Late (Single) RCA Victor US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Sha La La La Lee / A Groovy Kind Of Love album art The Scotch A Groovy Kind Of Love (as Bayer) The Scotch - Sha La La La Lee / A Groovy Kind Of Love (Single) RT Club Italy 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Over The Rainbow album art Patti LaBelle & The Bluebelles* Groovy Kind Of Love (as Bayer) Patti LaBelle & The Bluebelles* - Over The Rainbow (Single) Atlantic US 1965 Sell This Version
33 FPX 327, XLX 1345 Carole Bayer - Richard Anthony  album art Richard Anthony (2) Le Même Chemin = A Groovy Kind Of Love (as C. Bayer) Richard Anthony (2) - Richard Anthony (LP, Album) Columbia, Columbia 33 FPX 327, XLX 1345 France 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - I Couldn't Live Without Your Love album art Petula Clark A Groovy Kind Of Love (as Bayer) Petula Clark - I Couldn't Live Without Your Love (Album) Pye Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Super Girl album art Graham Bonney A Groovy Kind Of Love (as Bayer) Graham Bonney - Super Girl (Album) Columbia Germany 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Come Go With Me album art Gloria Jones Finders Keepers Gloria Jones - Come Go With Me (Album) Uptown (2) US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - The Biggest Twang Of Them All album art Duane Eddy A Groovy Kind Of Love (as Bayer) Duane Eddy - The Biggest Twang Of Them All (Album) Reprise Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Finders Keepers / Run One Flight Of Stairs album art Gloria Jones Finders Keepers Gloria Jones - Finders Keepers / Run One Flight Of Stairs (Single) Uptown (2) US 1966 Sell This Version
Carole Bayer - Finders Keepers  album art Tina Mason Finders Keepers Tina Mason - Finders Keepers (Single) Capitol Records Canada 1966 Sell This Version