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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – AUGUST 14th

David Crosby – guitarist/singer/songwriter – rock group Crosby, Stills, Nash & Youngsolo artist – 1941

Darrell “Dash” Crofts – soft pop-rock singer/songwriter – Seals & Crofts – hits include – Summer Breeze – Diamond Girl – 1940

Connie Smith country singer – hits in the 60’s/70’s – best known for – Once A Day – married to country artist Marty Stuart – 1941

Kevin Cadogan – singer/songwriter/producer/guitarist – best known with – Third Eye Blind solo artist – 1970

Keith Howland – guitarist/singer – best known as lead guitarist for – Chicago – 1964

Sharon Bryant – R&B singer – Atlantic Starrsolo – hits include – Foolish Heart – 1956

Terry Adams – pianist/composer – best known with – NRBQ – 1948

Bob “Slim” Dunlap – guitarist/singer/songwriter – The Replacements – solo artist – 1951

Larry Graham Jr. – funk/soul/R&B bassist /multi-instrumentalist – Sly & The Family Stone Prince Graham Central Station Drake – 1946

Maddy Prior – singer/percussion/dancer – best known with – Steeleye Span – 1947

Sarah Brightmansinger/actor/songwriter/musician/dancer – 1960

Buddy Grecojazz singer/pianist – songs include – O Look A-There – Ain’t She Pretty – The Lady Is A Tramp – Up, Up and Away – (8/14/1926 – 1/10/2017)

 

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