... is certainly one of the most extraordinary songwriters of the modern era. The day in 1978 that his mega hit "One In A Million You" was recorded by Larry Graham is without a doubt the defining moment in his career. This prolific composer and lyricist has penned over 350 published works. The majority of his catalog is found in the libraries of the Los Angeles based Almo/Irving Publishing Company. Other publishing companies holding Sam Dees licenses are Moonsong and his own Sam Music & Sam Songs Publishing. Sam is affiliated with BMI.

Other artists performing Sam's compositions are Whitney Houston (4 albums), Gladys Knight and the Pips (5 albums), Atlantic Starr (7 albums), Tyrone Davis (7 albums), Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Gerald Alston, Regina Belle, George Benson, Jeffrey Osborne, The Manhattans (5 albums), L.T.D. (4 albums), Teddy Pendergrass, Jackie Wilson, The Brothers Johnson, Loleatta Holloway, Keisa Brown, Ace Cannon, Clarence Carter, Luther Ingram, Millie Jackson, Margie Joseph, Frederick Knight, Denise LaSalle, K.C. & the Sunshine Band, Dorothy Moore, Sandra Hall, Willie Clayton, Enchantment, Bobby Patterson, Billy Scott, Arnold McCuller, Ted Taylor, Benjy Myaz, Ol Skool, William "Doc" Powell, Don Diego and many others.

Additionally Sam has had a successful career as an artist with major releases in each of the last 5 decades. Many of Sam's earlier records are currently being re-released in Europe and are achieving even greater success than the first time around.