Steve Karmen Style

Steve Karmen (born January 31, 1937, Bronx, New York) is a composer, most famous for several jingles. Among his better known works are the New York State song, I Love New York” the jingle Here Comes the King the Exxon Song (1976) and Wrigley Spearmint Gum / Carry The Big Fresh Flavor (1973). He also composed several music scores for motion pictures during the 1960s and performed briefly as a Calypso singer achieving some recognition in Trinidad during that time. “