David Foster is so influential because he is one of a kind.He has been in the music industry 40+ years,as a musician, producer, arranger.He has a keen sense of great music and talent. He has mentored giants like Celine Dion and Barbara Streisand.He has worked on countless musical scores for movies and has won 14 Grammys. I believe he has been nominated for 44 Grammys.Plus,David Foster is a very down to earth type of guy.He never stops creating.It just comes natural to him.To me,DF is a genius.
His music spans decades and includes artists of all types of music
He has helped to launch other artists and has composed beautiful, inspirational songs like the Prayer.