Bill Withers facts for kids
Withers in a 1976 publicity shot
|Birth name||William Harrison Withers, Jr.|
|Born||July 4, 1938
Slab Fork, West Virginia
|Origin||Los Angeles, California
|Genres||Soul, R&B, smooth soul, blues|
|Occupations||Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, keyboards|
|Years active||1963 - present|
|Associated acts||Grover Washington Jr.|
William Harrison "Bill" Withers, Jr. (born July 4, 1938) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. He performed and recorded from 1970 until 1985. He recorded major hits including "Lean on Me", "Ain't No Sunshine", "Use Me", "Just the Two of Us", "Lovely Day", and "Grandma's Hands".
He was born in Slab Fork, West Virginia.
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