P. F. Sloan (born Philip Gary Schlein; September 18, 1945 – November 15, 2015) was an American pop-rock singer and songwriter. He was very successful during the mid-1960s, writing, performing, and producing Billboard top 20 hits for artists such as Barry McGuire, The Searchers, Jan and Dean, Herman's Hermits, Johnny Rivers, The Grass Roots, The Turtles, and The Mamas & the Papas. Many of his songs were written in collaboration with Steve Barri. His most successful song as a writer was Barry McGuire's 1965 hit "Eve of Destruction".
Sloan was born in New York City to an American father and a Romanian-born mother. His family moved to West Hollywood, California in 1957, where his father, a pharmacist, changed the family surname from "Schlein" to "Sloan" after repeatedly being denied a liquor license for his store. When Sloan was 13 his fatherЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Raised on Records [06.1972, альбом]
- Sailover [21.08.2006, альбом]
- Anthology [18.07.1993, сборник]
- Here's Where I Belong: The Best of the Dunhill Years 1965-1967 [2008, сборник]
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