|OUT NOW - THE ESSENTIAL Bill Withers |
- features 34 songs which capture the spirit of that well-traveled
voice, equal parts soft and rough, embodying the possibilities that
begin in dreams.
William Harrison "Bill" Withers, Jr.
(born July 4, 1938) is an American singer-songwriter and musician who performed and recorded from 1970 until 1985. He recorded a number of hits such as "Lean on Me", "Ain't No Sunshine", "Use Me", "Just the Two of Us", "Lovely Day", and "Grandma's Hands".
His life was the subject of the 2009 documentary film Still Bill.
Mary Ettison: "When i was a kid i wrote bill and he send me photos
and a letter thanking me for being a fan. great guy no thank you
bill withers. that stuff came when i needed someone
who to just say i care, you are a wonderful"guy.
Stephen Sullivan: "Bill thanks for your service to our Navy,
our nation, and music lovers everywhere! God bless you!"
Sheila Johnson Wilbanks: "his voice and music has been a part of
my life....touched a lot of people with his talent"
Cassaundra Gilchrist: "My husbands favorite male singer. The
night of our marriage, he played "Ain't No Sunshine when She's Gone"
10 times. Lollll"