Steven Benjamin Goodman was an American folk and country singer-songwriter from Chicago. He wrote the song "City of New Orleans," which was recorded by Arlo Guthrie and many others including John Denver. Steven Benjamin Goodman (J – Septem) was an American folk and country singer-songwriter from Chicago. He wrote the song "City of New. Steve Goodman is the debut album of singer/songwriter Steve Goodman, released in It included his most well-known composition "City of New Orleans". Steve Goodman was a Chicago folk singer who died way too young. He recorded several albums of catchy, fun tunes, many of which he wrote. This conglomerate of songs reflects Steve Goodman's ability to record all kinds of music. It also shows his great writing talents. The highlight of the. Steven Benjamin Goodman was born in Chicago on J. Growing up in what he called "a Midwestern middle-class Jewish family," Goodman first. Explore releases from Steve Goodman at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Steve Goodman at the Discogs Marketplace. I recently received a new CD titled “Steve Goodman: Live '” It brought back memories. And it arrived just as John Prine was fighting for. The singer-songwriter Steve Goodman died at the age of It's something that floors me. From Chicago, he suffered from leukaemia for. 19 track collection of classic Steve Goodman songs including previously unissued versions of “City Of New Orleans” and “You Never Even Call Me By My Name.”.