Bobby Caldwell, born August 15, 1951 in Manhattan, New York, was an acclaimed American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist known for his soulful voice and heartfelt lyrics.

Growing up in a musical family, Caldwell was exposed to various genres from an early age, which greatly influenced his musical style.

He began his career in the early 1970s, performing in various local bands and honing his skills as a songwriter.

Bobby Caldwell’s wife, Mary

Bobby Caldwell and his wife, Mary, had been married since 2004. When he died, they were residing on a New Jersey horse farm with their children.

Mary wrote a tribute to her husband after his passing. She says,

“Thank you to all of you for your many prayers over the years. He had been ‘FLOXED’ it took his health for the past 6 years and 2 months. Rest with God, my love. -Mary Caldwell”