Guest Picks: Clive Davis

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Music industry executive Clive Davis was on the Lopate Show recently to talk about his five decades working with everyone from Aretha Franklin and Carlos Santana to Patti Smith and Lou Reed. He also told us what he's a fan of -- and what he's listening to now!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

         Silver Linings Playbook

What are you listening to right now?

         The new Alicia Keys album.


What's the last great book you read?

         "Life" by Keith Richards


What's one thing you're a fan of that people might not expect?

         Baseball: The Yankees. I TiVo every game

What's your favorite comfort food?

         Linguini - Frutti de Mare


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