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Harold Payne – songwriter extrordinaire

September 24, 2019

Harold Payne is a multi-platinum songwriter whose soulful uplifting song and husky heartfelt vocal combined with his uncanny gift for spontaneity have graced stages around the world.

Harold was Bobby Womack’s songwriting partner for 35 years and has also written for Candi Staton, The Temptations and Patti Labelle to name just a few.  He continues to perform on America’s west coast both as a solo performer and as part of ‘Gravity 180’ alongside Clydene Jackson and Oliver Brown.

You can hear the first hour of our chat here:

You can hear the second hour of our chat here:

 

Check out his website and his current project Gravity 180

 

Why not browse the many other interviews on this site and get to know the back stories to the artists you know and love

 

 

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