Bill Withers “Just The Two of Us”

Just the Two of Us” is a 1981 R&B song written by Bill Withers, William Salter and Ralph MacDonald, and recorded by Grover Washington Jr. and Bill Withers.

The song originally appeared on Washington’s album Winelight (1980). An edited version reached number 2 on the US Billboard Hot 100, staying there for three weeks, behind “Morning Train (9 to 5)” by Sheena Easton and “Bette Davis Eyes” by Kim Carnes. The song won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Song.[1] Bill Withers included the edited version on the 1981 compilation Bill Withers’ Greatest Hits and many subsequent greatest hits collections. Source

12 thoughts on “Bill Withers “Just The Two of Us”

    1. Yes, his lyrics are lovingly poetic with thoughtful, emphatic phrases such as… tears being “wasted water”. Funny! Thanks for commenting.

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