Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Genres: R&B, Soul, Jazz
Will Downing (b. 1963, Brooklyn, New York), is an American singer-songwriter and producer. Downing is known in the contemporary jazz and R&B music genres for his rich baritone vocals and his interpretations of R&B and pop classics that stretch back to the early 1980s. In 1988 Downing signed a recording contract with 4th & Broadway Records, and his first solo album, "Will Downing," was released that same year. The critics singled out Downing's version of the John Coltrane classic jazz piece "A Love Supreme" as one of its highlights. It reached No. 4 on the Billboard Charts. Downing stayed with 4th & Broadway for just one album and switched to Island Records for his second rele...
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