Karla Bonoff is an American singer/songwriter. Several of her songs have been recorded by other artists, especially Linda Ronstadt (e.g. Someone to Lay Down Beside Me).
She sang background vocals for Wendy Waldman before releasing her first album in 1977, titled "Karla Bonoff". Her other albums include Restless Nights, Wild Heart of the Young, New World, and All My Life (a best of collection). She is also a member of the group Bryndle, which includes Wendy Waldman, Kenny Edwards, and originally included Andrew Gold, which has released three albums.
Karla continues performing, writing, and releasing new albums today.