Philippe Wynne

Philippé Wynne (April 3, 1941 – July 14, 1984), born Phillip Walker, was an American R&B singer.

Best known for his role as the lead singer of The Spinners (a role he shared with fellow group member Bobby Smith), Wynne scored notable hits such as “How Could I Let You Get Away”, “The Rubberband Man”, and “One of a Kind (Love Affair)”. After leaving The Spinners, Wynne never regained the same success, although he featured in hits by other artists such as “(Not Just) Knee Deep” by Funkadelic. Wynne died of a heart attack while performing at a nightclub.