Hitmakers: Legendary songwriter Paul Williams reveals the secrets behind Barbra Streisand's hit Evergreen

George Garner

One of the high points of my life was working on the A Star Is Born soundtrack. It was monumental.

It began when Barbra called and said, ‘I want a song for the end of this picture that’s like You And Me Against The World’.

I wrote that with Kenny Ascher, so my immediate thought was to bring him into the project, his melodies are gorgeous. Kenny and I were meeting regularly with Barbra and at one of the early ...

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