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Profile

Karla Bonoff

Musician
Female
Born Dec 27, 1951

Karla Bonoff is an American singer-songwriter, primarily known for her songwriting. As a songwriter, Bonoff's songs have been interpreted by other artists such as "Home" by Bonnie Raitt, "Tell Me Why" by Wynonna Judd, and "Isn't It Always Love" by Lynn Anderson.… Read More

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  • Not The Usual Playlist: 4 Songs About Home
    Huffington Post - Nov 22, 2013
  • Gainesville Hosts Nationally Known Acts At O Dome, Phillips Center Gainesville Sun
    Google News - Aug 25, 2011
  • Today In Music History Aug. 18 Mysask.Com (Press Release)
    Google News - Aug 18, 2011
  • Phillips Center Season Spotlights Returning Performers Gainesville Sun
    Google News - Jun 26, 2011

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Karla Bonoff.

CHILDHOOD

1951 Birth Born on December 27, 1951.

TWENTIES

1976 24 Years Old As a songwriter, Bonoff's songs have been interpreted by other artists such as "Home" by Bonnie Raitt, "Tell Me Why" by Wynonna Judd, and "Isn't It Always Love" by Lynn Anderson. Linda Ronstadt has recorded a number of her songs, notably three tracks on the 1976 album Hasten Down the Wind – "Someone To Lay Down Beside Me," "Lose Again," and "If He's Ever Near"--which introduced the then-unknown Bonoff to a mass audience.
1977 25 Years Old In her early career, Bonoff sang background vocals for Ronstadt and Wendy Waldman before releasing her debut album in 1977, titled Karla Bonoff (1977). … Read More

THIRTIES

1982 30 Years Old Bonoff is best known as a songwriter, but she is also noted for her hit recording of "Personally", which became a #19 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 as well as #3 on the Adult Contemporary chart in the summer of 1982. … Read More

FIFTIES

2004 52 Years Old This double CD includes many of her best-known songs performed live in concert on October 24, 2004 in Santa Barbara, California (except for one song recorded July 30, 2005 in Japan). … Read More
2007 55 Years Old Bonoff's first live album was released in September 2007.
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