• Born date: 1929-04-16
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 2003-08-13
Ed Townsend

Edward Benjamin 'Ed' Townsend (April 16, 1929 – August 13, 2003) was an American attorney, songwriter, and producer. He was best known for performing his composition, "For Your Love," a rhythm and blues doo wop classic, and as the co-writer of "Let's Get It On" with Marvin Gaye.