Carol Joan Klein is an American singer and songwriter, born February 9 1942, Brooklyn, New York City who works under the name Carole King. She met Gerry Goffin at Queens College with whom she formed a songwriting partnership and married in 1960. Their first big hit was “Will You Love Me Tomorrow” by The Shirelles in 1961. Goffin and King split personally and professionally in 1968 , although they did work together later on. Carole King was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1987 and in 2002 became a recipient of the Songwriters Hall of Fame “Johnny Mercer Award.
This is a 50th anniversary reissue of her iconic album Tapestry.