Bill Withers facts for kids
Withers in a 1976 publicity shot
|Birth name||William Harrison Withers, Jr.|
July 4, 1938|
Slab Fork, West Virginia, U.S.
|Died||March 30, 2020
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Genres||Soul, R&B, smooth soul, blues|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, keyboards|
|Years active||1963 - 2020|
|Associated acts||Grover Washington Jr.|
William Harrison "Bill" Withers, Jr. (July 4, 1938 – March 30, 2020) was 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 won three Grammy Awards and was nominated for four more during his career.
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