Celeste & Jesse Forever
(lyrics: "A Little Bit of Love") / (music: "A Little Bit of Love") / (performer: "A Little Bit of Love")
(as Russell, "None Of Us Are Free")
(performer: "Tonite") / (writer: "Tonite")
(writer: "Justice of the Heart")
(performer: "Baby Eyes", "When Love Walked In") / (producer: "Baby Eyes", "When Love Walked In") / (writer: "Baby Eyes", "When Love Walked In")
People: A Musical Celebration
(TV Movie) (arranger: "The Body Song") / (lyrics: "The Body Song") / (music: "The Body Song") / (performer: "The Body Song")
Taking the Heat
(TV Movie) (performer: "HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS", "TAKING THE HEAT")
("Totally Academic") / (performer: "Totally Academic")
(performer: "Throw Down")
(TV Movie) (performer: "Heart Beat")
Kiss Me With the Wind
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Brenda Gordon | Brenda Gordon Russell
Did You Know?
As far as writing for other artists, very early on I learned a good lesson from Ms. Aretha Franklin. She asked me to write a song for her, and I excitedly wrote what I thought was a good 'Aretha Franklin' song; however when she received it she said 'I wanted a Brenda Russell song'. At that moment I learned that if a certain kind of artist wants a song from me, I should write the song as if I were...
Daughter of singers Gus Gordon (a one-time member of The Ink Spots
) and Nancy Cinnamon Sharpe (b. 1928).