The Incomparable Lenny Williams
You know him as one of the most distinctive voices on one of the most gut-wrenching love songs ever written (“Cause I Love You”), and as the former lead singer for the legendary group Tower of Power. He is the legendary soul balladeer Lenny Williams. Over the past 3 decades Lenny has had such classic hits as, “So Very Hard to Go,” “Cause I Love You” and “Don’t Make Me Wait For Love,” his top Pop and R&B hit with Kenny G.
Unlike many other singers in his era, Lenny still has his voice and sounds great on his new CD “Still In The Game,” on Bridle Ridge Records.
For those of you who have lost touch with Lenny, he has continued singing on tour throughout the U.S., Europe and South Africa sharing the stage with Aretha Franklin, Alicia Keys, K-Jon, Anthony Hamilton, The Whispers, Rick James, Boney James, Bobby Womack, Ohio Players, Al Green, Usher, Frankie Beverly and Maze.
Lenny has a new single “Still.” You can watch the video below. You can also check out Lenny’s classic live performance of “Cause I Love You.” Stay up-to-date with Lenny Williams by visiting his official web site at http://www.lennywilliams.com.
Note: Check out Lenny on the Jimmy Fallon Show singing with The Roots on Thursday, April 12, 2012. Check your local listings for the exact time and channel.