Soul singer Bill Withers dies
According to a statement released by his family a short while ago, Withers died of heart complications.
JOHANNESBURG – American soul singer Bill Withers has died, aged 81.
According to a statement released by his family on Friday, Withers died of heart complications.
He wrote and recorded dozens of major hits including Ain’t no Sunshine.
WATCH: Bill Withers performs 'Ain't No Sunshine'
His other classics are _Just the Two of Us _and _Lean on Me. _
WATCH: Bill Withers performs 'Lean on Me'
He won three Grammy awards and entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015.
Withers is survived by his wife Marcia Johnson and their two children Todd and Kori