The Greatest Love of All: Happy Birthday Linda Creed

Grammy Award winning songwriter Linda Creed was born today (December 6, 1948) in the Mount Airy section of Philadelphia. Creed was a 20-year-old French Jew and an aspiring poet/songwriter who got the bug to be in the industry after seeing Smokey Robinson & The Miracles perform on Dick Clark’s Philadelphia-based show, American Bandstand. Linda Creed […]

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Philly International Inks International Distribution Deal With CBS

CBS International Records announced the launch of Philadelphia International Records in the United Kingdom and Europe today (November 3, 1973). The President of CBS International at the time was Walter Yetnikoff, who was one of the industry’s brightest minds. Yetnikoff to launch Philadelphia International records with a massive promotional campaign throughout the United Kingdom and […]

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