John Bettis

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Main Title Theme on Growing Pains

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  • John Bettis wrote the lyrics for the theme song for "Growing Pains". He was a long time collaborator with Richard and Karen Carpenter whom he met while in college in Long Beach, CA. He was born in 1946 and graduated from San Pedro High School in San Pedro, CA in 1964 where he was active in music and drama. He also wrote the popular song "Slow Hand".

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