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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 major hits including "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. Early life: Withers was born the youngest of six children in the small coal-mining town of Slab Fork, West Virginia. Raised in nearby Beckley, West Virginia, he was thirteen years old when his father died. Withers enlisted with the United States Navy at the age of eighteen and served for nine years, during which time he became interested in singing and writing songs. Discharged from the Navy in 1965, he relocated to Los Angeles in 1967 for a musical career. Withers worked as an assembler for several different companies, including Douglas Aircraft Corporation, while recording demo tapes with his own money, shopping them...
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DIG ITDIG IT10:50am Apr 5Who Is He (And What Is He To You?) Bill WithersStill Bill, 1972
DIG ITDIG IT12:23am Mar 23Lovely Day Bill WithersMenagerie, 1977
DIG ITDIG IT2:03pm Mar 8Ain't No Sunshine Bill WithersJust As I Am, 1971
DIG ITDIG IT9:40pm Jan 12Use Me Bill WithersStill Bill, 1972
DIG ITDIG IT2:26am Mar 14Lean On Me Bill WithersStill Bill, 1972
DIG ITDIG IT12:52am Feb 9I Don't Want You On My Mind Bill WithersStill Bill, 1972