Billy Paul

American soul singer. Born 1 December 1934. Died 24 April 2016
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Billy Paul Biography (Wikipedia)

Paul Williams (December 1, 1934 – April 24, 2016), known professionally as Billy Paul, was a Grammy Award-winning American soul singer, known for his 1972 #1 single, "Me and Mrs. Jones", as well as the 1973 album and single "War of the Gods" which blends his more conventional pop, soul, and funk styles with electronic and psychedelic influences.

He was one of the many artists associated with the Philadelphia soul sound created by Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, and Thom Bell. Paul was identified by his diverse vocal style which ranged from mellow and soulful to low and raspy. Questlove of the Roots equated Paul to Marvin Gaye and Stevie Wonder, calling him "one of the criminally unmentioned proprietors of socially conscious post-revolution '60s civil rights music."

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Your Song
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Let 'Em In
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Let 'Em In
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Me & Mrs Jones
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Me & Mrs Jones
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Thanks For Saving My Life
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Thanks For Saving My Life
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Only The Strong Survive
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Only The Strong Survive
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Let Me In
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Let Me In
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Bring The Family Back
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Bring The Family Back
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Whole Towns Talking (Tom Moulton Mix)
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Whole Towns Talking (Tom Moulton Mix)
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