POLICE OFFICER WHO WROTE "WILDFLOWER" HAS DIED

Sep 03, 2019

By Amber Gero

Share on

He wrote the lyrics to one of this country’s most popular songs.

Dave Richardson, the police officer who penned Skylark’s hit “Wildflower” has died.

“Wildflower was the third single from British Columbia band Skylark, featuring up-and-comers like superstar producer and pianist David Foster.

Wildflower is one of the most performed Canadian songs in history with more than one million copies sold and over two million plays in the U.S.

It was the band’s one and only hit.

Dave Richardson was 77 years old.

 

Zoomer Kids
You Don't Have To Be A Zoomer To Love Zoomer Radio.
Check out what the Kids have to say!
Join Our Fan Club
Coverage Area
Downtown Toronto
96.7FM
Toronto HD
96.3 HD-2
Kingston to Windsor, Parry Sound to Pittsburgh
AM740
ZoomerRadio Logo

Recently Played: