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Marcia Johnson Wiki – Marcia Johnson Biography

Marcia Johnson Withers is the wife of Bill Withers, an American former singer-songwriter and musician who performed and recorded from 1970 until 1985. The soul singer behind hits Ain’t No Sunshine and Lean On Me died from heart complications aged 81 on March 30th, 2020.

Prior to running her husband’s music business, she worked for Management III and Concerts West. She then went on to serve as her husband’s manager as he was progressing in his long and successful career. In a 2015 interview with Rolling Stone, she said she ran the Bill Withers business out of an office on Sunset Boulevard. Withers described the operation as a “mom and pop shop,” adding, “She’s my only overseer. I’m lucky I married a woman with an MBA.”
She spoke about some of the rationales for licensing Withers’ music. “If it’s for a scene in a show where somebody is killed or something, we will turn them down. We don’t want people to associate, say, ‘Lean on Me’ with violence,” she said.
Together with her husband, they were active in the charity The Stuttering Association for the Young (SAY). Her husband grew up with a stutter. According to SAY’s website, she is a board member of the charity. She is a graduate of UCLA’s Graduate School of Management.

Marcia Johnson Age

Marcia Johnson’s age is unknown. However, her husband Bill Withers was born on July 4, 1938, in Slab Fork, West Virginia, United States and died on 30 March 2020 in Los Angeles, California, the United States aged 81.

Marcia Withers Education

She is a graduate of UCLA Graduate School of Management. The Withers’ have two adult children, Todd and Kori.

Bill Withers Wife Marcia Johnson

Johnson and her late husband married on New Year’s Eve in 1976. They first met at a Gil Scott Heron concert. During that time, she did not know Wither was. The couple was married for 44 years. On March 30, 2020, Withers passed away in Los Angeles due to heart issues. He was 81 years old. Withers was also previously married to actress Denise Nicholas before they divorced and he proceeded to marry Marcia.

Bill Withers Death

Withers died Monday in Los Angeles of heart complications, according to his family.
“We are devastated by the loss of our beloved, devoted husband and father. A solitary man with a heart driven to connect to the world at large, with his poetry and music, he spoke honestly to people and connected them to each other,” his family said in a statement obtained by CNN. “As private a life as he lived close to intimate family and friends, his music forever belongs to the world. In this difficult time, we pray his music offers comfort and entertainment as fans hold tight to loved ones.”
His songs have been considered timeless and “Lean On Me” has experienced a resurgence during the coronavirus pandemic because of its uplifting message of community support.
“Bill Withers is the closest thing black people have to a Bruce Springsteen,” musician Quest Love told Rolling Stone in 2015.

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Marcia Johnson Children

Marcia Johnson her husband Bill Withers have two children, Todd Withers and Kori Withers.

Marcia Johnson Net Worth

Marcia Johnson’s net worth is unknown. However, her husband’s Bill Withers had an estimated net worth of US$25 million.

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