Bill Withers, a prominent singer, and songwriter, was born in 1938 in slab fork, United States. He was the youngest among his six siblings. His father was a miner, who died when Bill was just 13. Earlier, when he was 17, he got recruited in United States Navy and served for nine long years. During that time, he used to compose some lines and took a great interest in singing. Therefore, he left the Navy in 1965 and transposed to Los Angeles in 1967 and started following his music career and signed his first song with Clarence Avant.
Now, in 2020, Bill Withers had a net worth of approximately US$25 Million from his albums, which were sold more than 500,000 copies. His fascination turned into his profession. Many back to back hits he gave to the Hollywood Industry, not only albums, but his songs are also used in many television sequences and movies.
He is recognized as the ‘worldwide personality.’ He had also won Grammy Awards for about three times in his entire life and nominated for 9. No one can match this extraordinary performer with a humble personality. This legendary singer usually includes soul, junk, Blues, and R&B genre to his songs. He was majorly impacted by Church Hymns and Gospel music since he was a child. The better half of Bill Withers is Marcia, and he is the father of two kids (Son Todd and Daughter Kori).
Some of his great hits are Ain’t No Sunshine, Just the two of us, Lean on me, Lovely day, and Rock & Roll. From which he had made a great handsome Net Worth of $40 Million in 2020. This legendary soul lives in the heart of people because of his integrity and simplicity. He was very close to his family and friends. In all, Bill released a live album, several compilations albums, and eight studio Albums.
This amazing and legendary soul is not with us anymore. He recently died in Los Angeles on March 30, 2020, due to some heart complications at the age of 81. His wife and kids announced his demise on April 3, saying ‘shattered with the loss of our beloved, devoted husband and father’. May God bless his soul and rest him in peace. For more updates, stay tuned & stay safe!