(Her husband, John Mc Enroe, claimed in his autobiography that she was inspired to write the song by his own attempt at a musical career: she was struck by his excitement at playing music, when her feelings about the music industry were far more ambivalent.) In 2015 to promote the release of her Christmas album called Come On December, she crowd-funded a campaign to support the Headstrong Project with all of the money raised on the pre-orders of her album going to the non-profit.
In 2004, VH1 recruited Smyth and the surviving members of Scandal for a Bands Reunited episode, resulting in a small reunion tour of concerts on the United States East Coast in 2005.
He had a shrine in his house to her."Stanger says Larry is quite the catch.
"The thing is, he's the most sweetest, most wonderful man. "And he took care of his entire extended family in his house, shrine, daughter.
She put out another solo effort in 1992, the self-titled Patty Smyth.