Doobie Brothers “Song of the Year”…

Doobie Brothers “Song of the Year”…

Former Doobie Brothers singer and keyboardist Michael McDonald tells us that “What a Fool Believes” was “nothing more than a piano riff for the first year of its life.” He recalls how the events unfolded to get it from there to a completed song. Listen here….

Michael McDonald discusses “What a Fool Believes”…

Tie-In: On February 27th, 1980, The Doobie Brothers’ “What a Fool Believes” won both Song of the Year and Record of the Year honors at the Grammy Awards.