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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – APRIL 4th

Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield) – blues guitarist/singer/harmonica – born in Clarksdale, MS – often cited as being the “Father of Modern Chicago Blues” – best known for – Hoochie Coochie Man – I Just Want To Make Love To You – Rollin’ Stone – I’m Ready – 1980 Blues Foundation Hall of Fame – 1987 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1992 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award – (1913-1983)

Gary Moore – singer/songwriter/blues-rock guitarist/producer/harmonica/keyboards – Skid RowThin Lizzysolo – (1952-2011)

Berry Oakley – southern rock bassist – founding member of – The Allman Brothers Band – (1948-1972)

Jamie Lynne Spearscountry singer/songwriter/actress – younger sister of pop star – Britney Spears – 1991

Steve Gatlin – singer/musician – part of The Gatlin Brothers with brothers Larry and Rudy – 1951

Craig Adams – bassist/songwriter – best known with – The Cult – 1962

Mike Starr – bassist – best known with – Alice In Chains – (1966-2011)

Jill ScottR&B singer/songwriter/poet/actress – 1972

Dave Hill – guitar/backing vocals – Slade – 1946

David “Pick” Withers – best known as the original drummer for – Dire Straits – 1948

Magnus Sveningsson – bassist – The Cardigans – Righteous Boy – 1972

Kelly PriceR&B/soul singer/songwriter/author/actress – 1973

Clay Davidsoncountry singer/songwriter/guitar – best known for 2000 hit – Unconditional – 1971

Phil Manasala – guitarist – Of Mice And Men – 1988

Larry Linger – singer – best known as a member of – The Four Seasons – 1949

 

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