Postponing his sold-out European tour did not stop Richard Marx from causing nostalgia Billboard Live At-Home Concert to raise money on Thursday (March 26) Dishes on Wheels in America, which supplies food to the elderly of the United States during this difficult time.
He was making pieces and pieces of his old favorites so that within 30 minutes he could fulfill as many fans' demands. Sampling many of his co-authors, R&B and pop songs, the 56-year-old hitmaker took the best part of his bright career as he remembered his late colleagues.
Marx showed his inspired cutlets for his favorite Luther Vandros The song "Give Me the Reason", which he said he had never tried to play before. He celebrated his feat by plunging into another Vandross hit, "Dance With My Father," which Marx wrote not only with Vandross but also won the 2004 Grammy for Song of the Year.
Marx's multi-genre collaborations also featured late and other great artists, like the legend of the pop-country crossover Kenny Rogerswho? died late Friday 81 years old. Viewers demanded Marx play Rogers' hit song "Crazy" Billboardis Hot Country Songs Chart 35 years ago, March 29, 1985.
“I wrote this song with Kenny when I was 19, in 1983. He's the first person to ever record one of my songs, ”Marx recalled while playing the guitar. “I was singing background vocals on her album because that's what I was doing at the time. … And I was doing this session with Kenny, and I heard him tell this producer that they were one more song on this short album. … I remember him saying, "I need a song that says what every woman wants that she has heard and what every man has wanted to say."
He went on to tell the story of how he went home to write most of the song, returned it to Rogers and performed for him on the piano, before Rogers "changed it around a bit, and he took it to country number 1. charts ".
Watch Marx's entire Billboard Live At-Home performance below, and donate here to Meals on Wheels America.