WYEP's Carole King 75th Birthday Tribute


WYEP celebrates Carole King for her 75th birthday.  Originally aired: February 9, 2017. In this hour-long tribute, we explore the career of Carole King beginning with her early songwriting career, composing hit songs (with Gerry Goffin) for The Drifters, Bobby Vee, Aretha Franklin, The Chiffons, The Monkees and more.  Then we focus on her career as a performer, leading up to her huge hit album "Tapestry" and beyond. Hosted by Brian Siewiorek.