You Write the Songs

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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
Production
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Bob Banner Associates
Television Program Enterprises
Release
Original network Syndicated
Audio format Stereo
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.

Format[edit]

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.

Among the celebrities who appeared as judges were Smokey Robinson, Whitney Houston, Melissa Manchester, and Neil Sedaka.[1]

Host[edit]

Ben Vereen

Regulars[edit]

References[edit]