Billy Paul

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Birthday
1, 1934
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Apr 24, 2016 (81)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
1, 1934
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Apr 24, 2016 (81)

About

Grammy Award-winning soul singer who released the #1 hit single, "Me and Mrs. Jones," in 1972.

Before Fame

He studied music at Temple University. He later trained as a vocalist at the Granoff School of Music.

Trivia

In 1973, he released the hit single, "War of the Gods," which combined pop, funk, and soul music.

Family Life

He was raised in North Philadelphia and listened to his father's 78 rpm records.

Associated With

He has appeared onstage with composer Miles Davis.