Top David Gates Albums
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The Complete Elektra Albums
The Complete Elektra Albums
[2019]
Falling In Love Again
Falling In Love Again
[1980]
Goodbye Girl
Goodbye Girl
[1978]
Never Let Her Go
Never Let Her Go
[1975]
First
First
[1973]
Related Information for David Gates
A member of the popular group Bread, David Gates is also a songwriter, keyboardist, vocalist and producer. His first hit as a songwriter came with the popular Mermaids song Popsicles and Icicles.David Gates was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma to a band director and a piano teacher on December 11, 1940. Surrounded by music from birth, he was proficient in piano, bass and guitar by the time he was in high school. In 1957, he received a musical break when Chuck Berry came to Tulsa; Gates had his first hit, Jo-Baby, with Chuck Berry. The song was written for Gates' high school sweetheart Jo Rita, whom he married and had children with while enrolled at the university of Oklahoma. In 1961, the family moved to Los Angeles, and Gates emb.. read more