b. Kansas Town, Missouri, USA. Shapiro analyzed music in the University or college of Boston and co-founded a music college. He relocated to LA and played inside a jazz trio. His 1st songs were documented by George Benson (‘By no means GIVE UP AN EXCELLENT Thing’) Sister Sledge and Smokey Robinson. Frank Sinatra documented ‘Nobody INCLUDES A Better Desire Than Me’, however the track is not released. Since focusing on nation music Shapiro offers created over 50 Top 10 singles. His nation hits consist of ‘I’m Not really Through Caring You Yet’ (Conway Twitty), ‘In A FRESH York Minute’ and ‘Like Discussions’ (Ronnie McDowell), ‘Just When I Like’ (Holly Dunn), ‘Touch And Proceed Crazy’ (Lee Greenwood), ‘Your Heart’s Not really In It’ (Janie Fricke), ‘If You Ever Quit Caring Me’ (Montgomery Gentry), and ‘Ain’t Nothing at all ’Bout You’ (Brooks And Dunn) He offers co-written ‘Consider That’ (Lisa Brokop), ‘View Me’ (Lorrie Morgan) and ‘Wink’ (Neal McCoy). Kathy Mattea’s ‘Walkin’ Aside A Champion’ has turned into a feminist declaration, but Shapiro published it after viewing the film Rocky : ‘I believed that was actual awesome – he dropped, but he received.’ He also produced Dusty Springfield’s 1995 recording, A Very Good Love. He was entitled BMI’s Nation Songwriter Of THE ENTIRE YEAR in 1993, 1996, 1997 and 2002.