Billy Steinberg

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Birthday
26, 1950
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
26, 1950 (age 68)
Birthplace
California

About

Lyricist best known for co-writing Like a Virgin, True Colors, Eternal Flame, and many other pop hits.

Before Fame

He attended Bard College. He founded the group Billy Thermal while he was in his mid-20s.

Trivia

He and writing partner Tom Kelly composed hits for Madonna, Cyndi Lauper, The Bangles, Whitney Houston, Heart, and many others. He also worked with songwriter Rick Nowels.

Family Life

His father worked for a table grape operation.

Associated With

His breakthrough success came when he wrote Precious Time for Pat Benatar's 1981 album of the same name.

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