Percy Mayfield (Composer)
Born: 12th August 1920, Minden, Lousiana, United States
Died: 11th August 1984, Los Angeles, California, United States
Percy Mayfield was an American rhythm and blues singer with a smooth vocal style. He also was a songwriter, known for the songs "Please Send Me Someone to Love" and "Hit the Road Jack", the latter being a song popularized by Ray Charles.