James Bay Picks His Top 5 Singer-Songwriters of All Time

Billboard asked the British singer-songwriter James Bay who his picks for greatest singer-songwriters of all time are. “That’s a big billing,” he responds. 

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Ray Charles has got to be in there. He was ‘it’ in so many ways. Singer-songwriter, sure. But he was a star.”

Watch the video above to see him delve into his pick of singer-songwriters of the folk and soul roots of Americana.

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