You Write the Songs
|You Write the Songs|
|Created by||Al Masini|
|Developed by||Bob Banner|
|Presented by||Ben Vereen|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||26|
|Running time||30 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Bob Banner Associates
Television Program Enterprises
|Original release||1986 – 1987|
You Write the Songs is an American music competition series that aired in syndication from 1986 to 1987 for a total of 26 episodes.
Each week three amateur songwriters had their original song performed by the shows regular singers, all of whom were alumni of Star Search, the songs were then judged by a rotating celebrity panel with the winners advancing toward a $100,000 grand prize.
- The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present. Ballantine Books. 2003. p. 1339. ISBN 0-345-45542-8.