Category: Donna Summer


Donna Summer

Donna Summer photographed by Bruce Talamon, 1977.

JET Magazine covers from 1976

Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and the rest of the All-Star Choir recording session for Donna Summer’s song “State of Independence" (1982)

The All-Star Choir: Christopher Cross, James Ingram, Michael Jackson, Peggy Lipton Jones, Quincy Jones, Kenny Loggins, Michael McDonald, Lionel Richie, Brenda Russell, Donna Summer, Dionne Warwick, Stevie Wonder, Dara Bernard and Dyan Cannon

Quincy Jones has claimed that this song laid the foundation for the group effort “We Are The World,” which was written by Jackson and Richie and was produced by Jones, who called upon many more of his famous friends for help.

Donna Summer performing in Boston, Massachusetts on October 31, 1978. 

Photos by Waring Abbott

Donna Summer in the UK to promote her controversial record “Love to Love You Baby” on January 15, 1976.


Donna Summer, Sunset Blvd. billboard Los Angeles (1978)

Donna Summer photographed by Michael Putland in London on April 29, 1976. 

Donna Summer photographed by Fin Costello, 1976.