Songwriter/producer Dan Penn has been a quiet force behind Southern soul music for over thirty years. Always moving just out of view of the limelight, Penn has produced and written hits for the Box Tops, Solomon Burke, Aretha Franklin and Ronnie Milsap, among others. Some of Dan Penn's classic compositions are "Dark End of the Street," "Woman Left Lonely" and "I'm Your Puppet." They became soul classics and were recorded by such greats as James Carr, Janis Joplin and Dionne Warwick, respectively.