Paul Young (singer, born 1947)

Paul Young (singer, born 1947)

British singer
The man who rivaled Simply Red's Mick Hucknall as the top blue-eyed soul singer in the U.K. during the 1980s.
BornJune 17, 1947
HometownBenchill, United Kingdom
Net worth$10 million
Height6'1" (1.85m)
SpouseStacey Smith


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‘Never let yourself be stereotyped’: how a Deaf football coach became a role model

  • Paul Young was born deaf, but that never got in the way of his passion for the game. He tells Rosie Mullender why he established a football club for Deaf kids – and why he loves showing hearing parents what those children can achieve