Esquire (USA) : 2020-06-01

20 LIVES, 20 PERSPECTIV­ES : 83 : 83

20 LIVES, 20 PERSPECTIV­ES

January 28, 1985. Clockwise from top: Turner and Joel harmonize; three legends—Smokey Robinson, Charles, Dylan—and Sheila E.; Warwick/Nelson/ Jarreau, an inspired trio; Bruce, a linchpin of the night; Wonder, Richie, and Simon; MJ, cowriter and quiet guru; Ross. Center: Jones conducts “the heavenly choir.” PHOTOGRAPH­S BY HARRY BENSON (SHEET MUSIC, SPRINGSTEE­N)