More than his considerable sales and accolades, this quote may hold the perfect key to best measure his ever growing legacy. Think about is…as in the quote…the music of Will Downing has aged well, doesn’t date, has stood the test of time and over the course of a 27 year career he has unquestionably become a living example of the absolute best that smooth R&B and Soul has to offer. Indeed it is time to give this man his due, time to recognize his unique stature amongst today’s male vocalists. Time to fully appreciate…yes the very time and effort put into the process of consistently fusing classy romantic lyrical content with quality musical production. While we’re at it, hell…it’s even time we created new adjectives to describe the very voice that is Will Downing!
About Will Downing
With a career that spans over 30 years and 21 albums, Will Downing is one of the most versatile and loved voices of our time. Known as The Prince of Sophisticated Soul, his repertoire consists of signature interpretations of R&B classics like “I Go Crazy”, “Wishing On A Star” and “I Try”, with original hits “A Million Ways”, “Sorry I” and the show-stopping duet with Rachelle Ferrell, “Nothing Has Ever Felt Like This”. His distinctive baritone voice has resonated in the hearts of women world-wide and carved a unique niche in the music marketplace. With fresh melodies and lush arrangements that satisfy all musical palates, Downing continues to serve his fan base through his own Sophisticated Soul record label and sold out tour dates across the country. His latest release entitled “Romantique Part” was released on November 8, 2019. He also hosts his weekly radio show The Wind Down which is aired on this site and over 20 stations around the world in the USA, UK, Japan, and Spain.