American record producer, songwriter and singer
According to Wikipedia,
David Porter is an American record producer, songwriter, singer, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Porter was a 2005 inductee into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, with catalog sales exceeding 400 million units. In 2015, Rolling Stone listed him among the 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time. He is best known for songwriting, having written Sam & Dave's "Soul Man" , and "Hold On, I'm Comin'". His songs have been sampled in Mariah Carey's "Dreamlover" , and Will Smith's "Gettin' Jiggy wit It" .
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