This is It’s Your Break’s new information and news feature called Audio Forensics. It’s where we break down some of the most iconic pieces of audio and/or music by getting the stories that surround them or finding out what makes them up. In this episode, we will take a look at the Doobie Brothers’ classic, What a Fool Believes and find out why it is so controversial!
Can this song be called a Doobie Brothers’ song? Who are the superstars involved with the legends of this song? Was Michael McDonald a record label plant? We cover these questions and more in this episode.
This news and information piece used the following sound bites:
Doobie Brothers – What A Fool Believes
Kenny Loggins – What A Fool Believes
Kenny Loggins – Footloose
Michael McDonald – I Keep Forgettin’
Warren G – Regulate
News and Interview Clips:
Entertainment Tonight – Michael Jackson – What A Fool Believes Clip
The Big Interview with Dan Rather – Doobie Brothers Clip