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Billy Williams

Billy Williams has been played on NTS in shows including Jazzman, featured first on 29 May 2015. Songs played include The Pied Piper.

(1) Billy Williams (born December 28, 1910, Waco, Texas — died October 17, 1972, Chicago) was an Afro-American singer, who had a hugely successful cover recording of Fats Waller's "I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter" in 1957. His trademark hook for his songs was to shout "Oh, Yeah" at the end of lyrics.

He was the lead singer of The Charioteers between 1930 and 1950, when he formed his own Billy Williams Quartet with Eugene Dixon, Claude Riddick and…

The Pied Piper
Billy Williams
The Pied Piper
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