Gerry Goffin, prolific pop songwriter, is dead at 75

www.nytimes.com Published: June 19, 2014
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Gerry Goffin, who collaborated with Carole King to write some of the biggest hits of the 1960s, songs that endured through generations to become classics, including “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” “Up on the Roof,” “One Fine Day” and “The Loco-Motion,” died on Thursday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 75.

His death was announced by his wife, Michelle. No cause was given.


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