Paul Williams

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Paul Williams is the actor turned songwriter who penned several of the most popular songs since the late 1960s.  His hits include "Rainy Days and Mondays", "We've Only Just Begun" and the classic for the Muppets, "Rainbow Connection."  Paul has also been active within ASCAP, serving as the president at the time of his 2013 NAMM Oral History interview.  His passion for music is only equaled by his passion to help others in recovery from alcohol and drug abuse, which he has dedicated himself to for several decades.

Interview Date:
June 12, 2013
Job Title:
Musician, Songwriter