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Cynthia Weil

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Songwriters Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil

The husband and wife song-writing duo is responsible for such songs as You've Lost that Loving Feeling, On Broadway, We Gotta Get Out of This Place, Here You Come Again and Don't Know Much, among others. The two met when they were both working in the famous songwriting landmark, the Brill Building — Mann as a composer and Weil as a lyricist. They've been writing together ever since. In addition to their many pop hits, Mann and Weil have also written songs for films. A new musical called "They Wrote That" pays tribute to the songwriting team.

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Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil

Husband and wife song writing team, Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, the duo responsible for such songs as Youve Lost that Loving Feeling, On Broadway, We Gotta Get Out of This Place, Here You Come Again, Dont Know Much, and more. The two met when they were both working in the famous songwriting landmark, the Brill Building Mann as a composer and Weil as a lyricist. The two have been writing ever since. In edition to their many pop hits, Mann and Weil have also written songs for films.

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