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Hal David, Burt Bacharach's music partner, dies at 91

Hal David, the renowned pop music lyricist whose prolific collaboration with composer Burt Bacharach produced a wealth of enduringly memorable hits in the 1960s and early '70s, including "Walk on By," "What the World Needs Now Is Love" and "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head," died last Saturda Paul Buck / EPA