Did You Know: “Lean On Me” By Bill Withers

It’s “Lean On Me” on ‘Tickets @ 2’ by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bill Withers[/lastfm]. When coming up with the song, Bill said: “This was from my second album, so I could afford to buy myself a little Wurlitzer electric piano. There I was sitting there just running my fingers up and down the keyboard when the phrase ‘Lean On Me’ crossed my mind.”

Withers did not record his first song until he was 32 years old. He spent nine years in the Navy, then worked a an airplane factory installing toilets in airplanes. A #1 hit could be a life changing experience.

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