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Songwriter Session: Ray Stevens

July 22, 2014 | Posted by Tori Tarvin

Grammy-winning singer, musician, and comedian Ray Stevens wrote his hits “Ahab the Arab,” “Everything Is Beautiful,” “Gitarzan,” “Jeremiah Peabody's Polyunsaturated Quick Dissolving Fast Acting Pleasant Tasting Green and Purple Pills,” and “The Streak.” He was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1980.