"Lean On Me" Singer, Bill Withers Dies At 81 From Heart Complications

1 month ago by: Daniel Bosai
(m) at 3-04-2020 04:18PM (1 month ago)

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The singer of the popular 70s hit, "Lean on Me", Bill Withers has died at the age of 81. The singer passed away at a Los Angeles hospital following a heart complication. The singer's family has released a statment, saying: "We are devastated by the loss of our beloved, devoted husband and father. A solitary man with a heart driven to connect to the world at large, with his poetry and music, he spoke honestly to people and connected them to each other."

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 Bill Withers is a multiple Grammy award winner and also has several other hits including "Ain't No Sunshine" and many others. May his soul rest in peace