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Musical Birthday Notes – November 30th

Billy Idol

Billy Idol (William Michael Albert Broad) – rock singer/songwriter/musician/actor – hits include – Rebel Yell – Cradle Of Love – White Wedding – Mony Mony – 1955

Dougie Poynter – pop-rock singer/songwriter/bass – McFly 1987

Clay Aiken pop singer/songwriter/actor/author 1978

George McArdale – bass – best known with – The Little River Band – 1954

Roger Glover – bass/songwriter/producer – Deep Purple Rainbow – 1945

Robert Frank “Rob” Grill – lead vocals/songwriter/bass – The Grass Roots – hits include – Midnight Confessions – Sooner Or Later – I’d Wait A Million Years – Temptation Eyes – (11/30/1943 – 7/11/2011)

David William “Leo” Lyons – bass/songwriter/producer – Ten Years After – The Jaybirds – 1943

Paul Stookey – singer/songwriter/guitar – Peter Paul & Mary solo artist – 1937

Mindy McCreadycountry singer – hits include – Ten Thousand Angels – Guys Do It All The Time – (11/30/1975 – 2/17/2013)

June Pointer – pop-R&B singer – was part of the Grammy winning group – The Pointer Sisters – hits include – I’m So Excited – Fairytale – Jump – (11/30/1954 – 4/11/2006)

Luther IngramR&B singer – best known for 1972 hit – If Loving You Is Wrong, I Don’t Want To Be Right – (11/30/1937 – 3/19/2007)

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    In 1993 Wilson Pickett was sentenced to one year in jail after being found guilty of drink driving.

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    "I think rock and roll is media manipulation and exploitation and corruptness and bullshit." Sex Pistol, John Lydon, 1980.
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