Skip to content

Johnny And Clive!

Clive Davis with rocknyc publisher John Pasquale…

Clive Davis is a prominent figure in the music industry. He was born on April 4, 1932, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. Davis is best known as a record producer and music executive who has played a significant role in shaping the careers of many famous artists and musicians. His career spans several decades, and he has worked with a wide range of genres, from rock and pop to R&B and hip-hop.

Some key highlights of Clive Davis’s career include:

Columbia Records: Davis began his career in the music industry at Columbia Records in the late 1960s. He eventually became the president of the company and played a crucial role in signing and nurturing the careers of artists like Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, and Earth, Wind & Fire.

Arista Records: After leaving Columbia in the late 1970s, Davis founded Arista Records. Under his leadership, Arista became a major player in the music industry, signing artists such as Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick, Barry Manilow, and Aretha Franklin. Whitney Houston, in particular, achieved tremendous success under Davis’s guidance.

Whitney Houston: Clive Davis is often credited with discovering and developing Whitney Houston into a global superstar. He signed her to Arista Records and produced many of her hit albums, including her self-titled debut album, which featured chart-toppers like “Saving All My Love for You” and “Greatest Love of All.”

Annual Pre-Grammy Party: Davis is also known for his annual pre-Grammy Awards party, which has become a legendary event in the music industry, attended by top artists, executives, and celebrities.

Awards and Recognitions: Clive Davis has received numerous awards and honors throughout his career, including inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. He has also been honored with multiple Grammy Awards.

Autobiography: In 2013, Clive Davis published his autobiography titled “The Soundtrack of My Life,” in which he shared insights into his career and the music industry.

Clive Davis’s impact on the music industry is immense, and he is widely regarded as one of the most influential and successful music executives of all time. His ability to identify and nurture talent has left an indelible mark on the world of music.

Leave a Comment


Support Let Me Help Inc by shopping at

The Daisy Jopling Band To Perform “Who’s Who” At The Transfiguration Church In Tarrytown, NY Sunday May 12th, 2024 7 PM ET

By admin | May 9, 2024 |

The Transfiguration Church in Tarrytown, New York Presents “Who’s Who”, original violin arrangements of iconic songs by The Who performed by the Daisy Jopling Band featuring the Sleepy Hollow High School Chamber Orchestra on Sunday, May 12th, 2024. Location: Transfiguration Church 268 South Broadway Tarrytown, NY 10591 United States Tickets are $25 and can be…

Cyborg Drummer/DJ DRMAGDN Headlining Montauk Music Fest

By admin | April 9, 2024 |

Major Label BMG Records Artist & Producer DRMAGDN Cyborg Drummer / DJ will be making his Montauk Music Fest debut this year in May. DRMAGDN will be the Official Host & MC of The Montauk Music Fest plus play headlining sets on Friday 5/17 and Saturday 5/18 from 10pm-12am at Gurney’s Montauk Resort (290 Old…

RED CARPET EVENT @ Chelsea Table & Stage 4/12/24 Featuring THE AMERICAN RELICS & DRMAGDN

By admin | March 25, 2024 |

On Friday April 12th, 2024 beginning at 6:30 pm ET  there will be a Red Carpet event pre-show sponsored by Tribeca Records at the trendy nightspot Chelsea Table and Stage located in the heart of Chelsea at 152 west 26th street (inside the Hilton Fashion Hotel) in NYC. The Red Carpet will be followed by…

Live Review: Composer Randy Edelman Live at Chelsea T&S “2nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Massacre” 03/16/24 and Record Release in NYC

By admin | March 17, 2024 |

There was an infinite vitality of velvet green flowing deliciously through the air as Composer Randy Edelman presented his 2nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Massacre at the trendy new nightspot Chelsea Table & Stage in the heart of NYC on March 16, 2024….. a vivacious close to the spirited Irish Parade. His music is the…

DRMAGDN: Cyborg Drummer/DJ Debuts @ Chelsea T&S With Retro 80’s Party & Red Carpet Event 4/12/24

By admin | February 29, 2024 |

BMG recording artist, producer and World renowned, Global Touring Electrifying Powerhouse, DRMAGDN: Cyborg Drummer and DJ will make his debut at the popular, trendy night spot Chelsea Table & Stage (located at 152 west 26th street inside the Hilton Hotel) on  Friday April 12, 2024 @ 9:00PM. DRMAGDN will be celebrating his high energy brand of Electronic Dance Music (EDM)…

Going Steady: New Singles 2-23-24- 2-29-24 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 26, 2024 |

dance pop, gooey confection

US Top Ten Albums Tracking 2-16-24 – 2-22-24

By Iman Lababedi | February 26, 2024 |

75K EAUs is abysmal

Our Friend Tony Orlando’s Farewell Tour

By admin | February 25, 2024 |

“I still hit the ball, I just can’t run the bases!!!”

Sneak Peaks: New Album releases 3-1-24 – 3-7-24

By Iman Lababedi | February 25, 2024 |

contenders for the best punk rock around

Child Bite, Lamb Of God, Pantera At Madison Square Garden, Thursday, February 22nd, 2024, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 25, 2024 |

A three hours of hard rock, metal not metal, swift, loud, egoless pure metal

Scroll To Top