Gerry Goffin was an American lyricist born in 1939 in Brooklyn, New York. Some of the most notable songs he wrote are Will You Love Me Tomorrow, The Loco-Motion, Go Away Little Girl, Take Good Care of My Baby, and Saving All My Love for You. Goffin created more than 50 US Top 40 singles, which includes eight number one singles. In 1990, he was elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2014, Goffin died in Los Angeles, California at the age of 75. He was married to singer Carole King from 1959 to 1969 and was married to Jeanie Reavis until his death. Goffin had three children.
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