Monday, January 19, 2015

Ervin Drake Has Died

Ervin Drake, a member of the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, died January 15 from complications of bladder cancer in Great Neck, new York.  Drake is famous for writing the great song "It Was A Very Good Year" for Frank Sinatra; he also wrote for Elvis Presley, Barbra Streisand, Diana Ross, Perry Como, Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington, Frankie Laine and Steve Lawrence.

Drake was 94.

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