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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – APRIL 11th

Steve Azarcountry singer/songwriter/musician – native of Greenville, MS – hits include – I Don’t Have to Be Me til Monday – Waitin’ On Joe – Sunshine (Everybody Needs A Little) – 1964

James Russell “Jim” Lauderdalecountry singer/songwriter/musician – penned hits for George Strait, Patty Loveless, Mark Chesnutt and many others – 1957

Joss Stone –  soul singer/songwriter/actress – 1987

Dylan Keefe – bassist – founding member of Marcy Playground – 1970

Chris Difford – singer/musician/songwriter/producer – founding member of Squeeze – 1954

Ben Gibbard – singer/songwriter/guitarist – best known with indie rock group – Death Cab For Cutie – 1976

Lisa Stansfield – singer/songwriter/actress – Blue Zonesolo artist – 1966

Nigel Pulsford – best known as the original lead guitarist for – Bush – 1963

Robbie House – vocals/guitar – country rock group – Snuff – best known for the 1983 minor hit – Bad, Bad Billy – 1951

Delroy Pearson – singer – best known with the pop group – Five Star – 1970

 

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