Donny Edward Hathaway (October 1, 1945 – January 13, 1979) was an American jazz, blues, soul, and gospel vocalist and musician. Hathaway contracted with Atlantic Records in 1969 and with his first single for the Atco label, "The Ghetto, Part I" in early 1970, Rolling Stone...Wikipedia
Age: 33 (age at death)
Born: 1st October, 1945, Chicago, IL
Died: 13th January, 1979, Chicago, IL
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: Hathaway achieved his greatest commercial success as Roberta Flack`s duet partner
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Donny Hathaway is the eponymous second studio album by American soul artist Donny Hathaway, released on April 2, 1971 on Atco. The majority of songs featured on the collection were covers of pop, gospel and soul songs that were released around the same time. The most prominent of the covers were Hathaway's inspired rendition of Leon Russell's "A Song for You" and a gospel-inflected cover of Gladys Knight & the Pips' "Giving Up". This was the second of three studio albums Hathaway released during his lifetime before his suicide in 1979.
Coffin Ed and Gravedigger Jones and a ghost that just won't quit!
Sequel to Cotton comes to Harlem. Another bad influence is hitting Harlem and Gravedigger and Coffin Ed are the two cops who will stop it...
Commited suicide by jumping from the 15th floor of New York`s Essex House hotel on January 13, 1979.
Suffered from crippling schizophrenia, which culminated in his suicide at the age of 33.