Billy Paul biography

Billy Paul

Rhythm and blues, Musical Artist

1934 –

89 Views

Who is Billy Paul?

Billy Paul is a Grammy Award winning American soul singer, most known for his 1972 number-one 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 is usually identified by his diverse vocal style which ranges from mellow and soulful to low and raspy.

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Billy Paul." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Jun 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/billy_paul>.


We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Dec 1, 1934
Philadelphia
Also known as
  • Paul Williams
  • Paul, Billy
  • Bill Paul
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Temple University
Lived in
  • Philadelphia

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Discuss this Billy Paul biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net