"Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on my Head,” "This Guy’s in Love with You,” and "I'll Never Fall in Love Again,” are just three of the hits in a string of standards written by Academy Award-winning lyricist Hal David. "Raindrops,” which was in the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, garnered an Oscar, “Don’t Make Me Over,” “Close to You” and “Walk on By” are all in the Grammy Hall of Fame.

“What The World Needs Now is Love” was proclaimed “The Towering Song” by the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004, distinguished by its unforgettable melody and prayerful plain-spoken words that sound utterly contemporary today when conflict is so wide-spread around the world, even though it was written in 1965. In addition, "What's New Pussycat,” "Alfie,” and "The Look of Love" received Oscar nominations.

Amongst Hal David's million-sellers are such standards as "Do You Know the Way to San Jose,” "Walk on By,” "What The World Needs Now is Love,” “I Say a Little Prayer,” “(There’s) Always Something There to Remind Me,” “One Less Bell To Answer,” and “To All the Girls I’ve Loved BeforeԖ all of which have become Pop standards. When Dionne Warwick recorded Hal David’s hit song “What the World Needs Now Is Love,” she commented that she felt it “should be the new national anthem.” Small wonder that Hal David has been honored for his way with words with every major award bestowed by the music industry, including 40 top 10 songs, numerous Grammys, the NARM Presidential Award, and the B'Nai B'rith Creative Achievement Award. He has also been elected to the Songwriter’s Hall of…

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"Do You Know the Way to San Jose?"

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WALK ON BY Hal David, Burt Bacharach
New Hidden Valley Music Co./Casa David

I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER Hal David, Burt Bacharach
New Hidden Valley Music Co./Casa David

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