Gail Davies

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Birthday
5, 1948
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
5, 1948 (age 70)
Birthplace
Oklahoma

About

Composed many 1970s/80s Top 10 and Top 20 Billboard hits. She was the first female record producer in country music history.

Before Fame

She was employed as a session singer at A&M Records. She was hired as a staff songwriter with EMI Publishing in 1976 with her first hit being Bucket to the South by Ava Barber.

Trivia

She was determined to break through as a singer and finally found success with 1980's The Game with its Top 10 hit single Blue Heartache and Like Strangers and Good Lovin' Man, both Top 20 hits.

Family Life

Her older brother was songwriter Ron Davies, author of David Bowie's "It Ain't Easy" and "Long Hard Climb" by Helen Reddy.

Associated With

She became friends with Joni Mitchell early in her career.