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Gerry Goffin Net Worth:Gerald "Gerry" Goffin (February 11, 1939 – June 19, 2014) was an American lyricist. Writing initially with his wife Carole King, he co-wrote many international pop hits of the early and mid-1960s, including the US No.1 hits "Will You Love Me Tomorrow", "Take Good Care of My Baby", "The Loco-Motion", and "Go Away Little Girl". It was later said of Goffin that his gift was "to find words that expressed what many young people were feeling but were unable to articulate."After he and King divorced, Goffin wrote with other composers, including Barry Goldberg and Michael Masser, with whom he wrote "Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)" and "Saving All My Love for You", also No.1 hits. During his career Goffin penned over fifty US Top 40 hits, including eight chart-toppers, and 21 UK Top 40 hits. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1990, with Carole King.
|Birth date:||February 11, 1939, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States|
|Death date:||June 19, 2014, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Carole King (m. 1959–1969)|
|Children:||Louise Goffin, Dawn Reavis, Sherry Goffin|
|Awards:||Grammy Trustees Award|
|Nominations:||Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical, Academy Award for Best Original Song, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Broadway Musical, WhatsOnStage Award for Best New Musical, It's Not the Spotlight, Tragedy of the Trade, I've Got to Use My Imagination|
|Albums:||It Ain't Exactly Entertainment, Back Room Blood|