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Kenny Loggins Was Far From First Choice to Sing ‘Danger Zone’

It can be difficult to divorce movie soundtrack songs from the artists who sing them after they become a staple of the pop culture lexicon. But with outside songwriters crafting these blockbuster hits and farming them out to superstar musicians, the artists who end up performing them often aren’t the first choice, as Kenny Loggins recently reminded reporters at the Top Gun: Maverick premiere.