Christopher Cross "Ride Like The Wind" video.
Christopher Cross (born Christopher Geppert on May 3, 1951 in San Antonio, Texas) is an American singer and songwriter. Christopher Cross first played with an Austin-based cover band named Flash before signing a solo contract with Warner Bros. He is best known for composing "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)" from the Dudley Moore film "Arthur" which won the Oscar for Best Original Song in 1981 (with co-composers Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager and Peter Allen.)
Christopher Cross released his self-titled debut album "Christopher" Cross in 1979 which garnered him 5 Grammy Awards. He is, along with Norah Jones, the only artist to receive all of the "Big Four" Grammy Awards (Best Record, Song, Album, and New Artist) in the same year. Hits from this album included "Sailing," "Ride Like the Wind" and "Never Be the Same". His second album, "Another Page," which came out in 1982, included the hit songs "Think of Laura" and "All Right".
Christopher Cross "Ride Like The Wind" from his self-titled album "Ride Like The Wind" (1979).