Producer/songwriter with 14 Grammy wins and a record 43 nominations.
He has also won seven Juno awards, an Emmy and has received three Oscar nominations.
During his 30 year career he's worked with many notables including Celine Dion, Madonna, Whitney Houston, Natalie Cole and The Coors.
He entered the music business in 1973 and soon established himself as a premiere keyboard player and a highly sought after session musician, performing alongside John Lennon, George Harrison, Diana Ross and Neil Diamond, among others.
He turned to writing and producing in the late 70's and scored a massive hit with Earth Wind and Fire's "After the Love Has Gone".
During the 80's he wrote and produced many No.1 singles and also worked on the Footloose and Ghostbuster's soundtracks.
His banner year came in 1993 when he was crowned Billboards Top Singles Producer and Top R&B Producer, received seven Grammy nominations taking how the award for Best Producer for his work on the sdoundtrack to The Bodyguard.
A commited child advocate, he founded The David Foster Foundation in 1986 which has sinced raised millions of dollars to assist the families of children in need of organ transplants.