American soul singer and songwriter Donny Hathaway, birth name Donny Edward Hathaway was born on October 1, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois and died on January 13, 1979 in New York City, New York, the United States. Besides his singer-songwriting skills, he was a conductor, record producer, instrumentalist and arranger. He entered Howard University in Washington D.C. to study music, but he left his studies after receiving job offers in the music business. At first, he was a songwriter, session musician and producer. Later he decided to pursue his solo music career. The debut album Everything Is Everything was released in 1970 to critical and audience acclaim. The next self-titled album contained duets with his Howard classmate Roberta Flack and one of them earned him a Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal for "Where Is the Love". You can download Donny Hathaway Collection in mp3 from our site.