Clay Aiken – A Stand Out Track

Do you remember the name Mark Eldridge? According to Wikipedia, he is a Grammy winning Guitarist, keyboardist and music producer…oh, yes…in the music field he goes by the name Kipper.

Kipper is a Grammy and Emmy winning producer and musician, best known for producing and performing on Sting’s biggest selling solo album Brand New Day as well as the platinum albums All This Time and Sacred Love.  But he is also known for being the producer of the album, On My Way Here by Clay Aiken.

According to Kipper’s website:

April 28, 2016: Just finished 3 months working on a performance piece with Jane Horrocks a brilliant band and 4 dancers. It was at the Young Vic Theatre SE1 and had some rave reviews and was sold out nearly every night of around 48 shows.

When fans of Clay Aiken found out that Kipper would be the producer of Clay’s CD, On My Way Here, Kipper became one of the most popular hits on Google.

Besides producing On My Way Here, Kipper wrote one of the songs on the album. Kipper wrote the following about the song, “Everything I Don’t Need”, on his official web page:

“I have been very busy with an exciting variety of projects. I finished Clay Aikens album “On My Way Here” in April and we enjoyed huge success with the album peaking at No 4 in the US Billboard charts. I also wrote the song “You’re Everything I Don’t Need” with Judie Tzuke and James Morrison which is a stand out track on the album, check it out on iTunes.”

The following video is Everything I Don’t Need

Do you think this was a “stand-out” track on On My Way Here?

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5 thoughts on “Clay Aiken – A Stand Out Track

  1. A very special and stand-out track definitely. Also the same year that Clay's son was born!
    Special all of the way around as was the Gala that year with all of Clay's musical performance!

    Thanks for the memories, CANN!

  2. OMWH album is my favorite of Clay's! "Everything I Don't Need" is definitely the stand-out song! Especially love this performance at the Gala in 2008! Amazingly Hot!

  3. I absolutely loved "On My Way Here"!!!! Still listen to it today. I really did like "Everything I Don't Need". It was sad that there was very little promotion for this CD. The Best Male voice out there, the music was good, no auto-tuning. I don't get it. I love it though!

  4. Thank you for the pictures and video. The song is a stand out song.I love the song with the song On my way here. This CD I still listen to it.

  5. oh it sure was a special and stand out track indeed and it was also the same year that clays son was born

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