Bobby Caldwell, singer of 'What You Won't Do for Love,' dies
Bobby Caldwell, a talented R&B singer and songwriter, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 71.
His wife, Mary, said he died peacefully in her arms after a long illness.
Caldwell is best known for his 1978 hit single, "What You Won't Do for Love."
He will be remembered and loved by many for his soulful voice and musical style.
"Bobby Caldwell's song 'What You Won't Do For Love' became a long-term standard and career-defining hit.
Other Caldwell songs were sampled by hip-hop artists including The Notorious B.I.G., Common, Lil Nas X and Chance the Rapper.
Stories abound, many of them shared on social media after his death, of listeners being surprised to learn that Caldwell was white."
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