Earl "Duke" Gotlett here... I am a songwriter. Valerie Steele has performed original compositions along with a host of other artists appearing on numerous labels.
The first record appearing with a "Duke" song, Hey Girl I'm Really Over You, was by the Keystoners on Starbound Records.
This was followed up by A Song For Mary Wells by Bobby Parker on Hollywood Artist Records.
Subsequent releases includesongs about my life story:
Dont Go There by Mason Bames
My Love Song To You Iris by Rusty Stration
Co-written songs by Jim Bennet wre:
My Well Has Run Dry,
Somewhere In Time and Hey Girl You Did Me Wrong recorded
for Tommy Ricks,