Billy Paul

Billy Paul

American singer (1934-2016)
Jazz and soul singer, known for the 1972 number one hit "Me and Mrs. Jones," who made some of Philadelphia International's most adventurous albums.
BornDecember 1, 1934
HometownPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
SpouseBlanche Williams (m 1967 - 2016)

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'Me and Mrs. Jones' singer Billy Paul has died at 80

  • Billy Paul, a jazz and soul singer best known for the No. 1 hit ballad and "Philadelphia Soul" classic "Me and Mrs. Jones," died Sunday. Paul, whose career spanned for more than 60 years, died at his home in Blackwood, New Jersey, his co-manager, Beverly Gay, told The Associated Press. Paul, 80, had been diagnosed recently with pancreatic cancer, Gay said.


Soul Star Billy Paul Was 80

Billy Paul, the soul singer best known for the ballad Me And Mrs Jones, has died aged 80.
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