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Barry Gibb new song for T.G. Sheppard

T.G Sheppard
I'm working on my new solo album that will be coming out in 2015. I'm excited about that because one of my closest friends Barry Gibb gave me a great new song that he wrote just for me. It's a honor to have him write a song for the project. He's one of the top two songwriters in the world. Paul McCartney is no 1 and Barry is no. 2
Being pitched a song of that caliber means more to me than he'll ever know . It's called "Midnight in Memphis"and  it's a great song. I won't do the song live until i figure out how I want to do record it. That will happen in the next few months.






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“New York Mining Disaster 1941 (Have You Seen My Wife, Mr. Jones)”
Written by Barry and Robin Gibb (1967)
Performed by Bee Gees


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