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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – AUGUST 24th

Danny Joe Brown – vocalist – frontman – was a founding member of southern rock group – Molly HatchetThe Danny Joe Brown Band – (8/24/1951 – 3/10/2005)

Ken Hensley – multi-instrumentalist/songwriter – Uriah Heep –  Blackfoot – 1945

Canaan Smith country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Love You Like That – 1982

Clint Daniels – country singer/songwriter/guitarist – best known for penning hits for other artists – 1974

Kristyn Osborn – country singer – part of the trio – SheDAISY – with sisters Kelsi and Kassidy – 1970

Mike Derosier – drummer – best known with – HeartAlias – 1951

Malcolm “Molly” Duncan – tenor saxophonist – founding member of – Average White Band – 1945

Jeffrey Daniel – R&B singer/songwriter/musician – Shalamar – 1955

Mark “Bedders” Bedford – bassist – founding member of – Madness – 1961

Andreas Kisser – metal guitarist/songwriter/producer – Sepultura – 1968

David Freiberg – vocals/multi-instrumentalist – Quicksilver Messenger ServiceJefferson Airplane Jefferson Starship – 1938

Ron Holloway jazz-funk-rock saxophonist – 1953

Alex Babinski – guitarist/keyboardist – PVRIS – 1993

Justine Skye – R&B singer/songwriter/model – 1995

John Bush – metal singer – Anthrax – Armed & Dangerous – 1963

Pebbles (Perri Reid) – R&B singer/songwriter – best known for hit – Girlfriend – 1964

Ernest Wright Jr. – R&B/doo-wop singer – multi-award winning group – Little Anthony & The Imperials – hits include – Tears On My Pillow – Goin’ Out Of My Head – Hurts So Bad – 2009 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1999 Vocal Group Hall of Fame – 1941

Wynonie Harrisblues-swing guitarist/singer – Lolly Pop Mama – I Like My Baby’s Pudding – (8/24/1915 – 6/14/1969)

John Cipollina  – (John Holland Mallet III) – guitarist – founding member of – Quicksilver Messenger Service – Copperhead – (8/24/1943 – 5/29/1989)

Jackie BrenstonR&B singer/saxophonist – his song – Rocket 88 – is considered one of the foundations of rock & roll music – (8/24/1928 or 1930 – 12/15/1979)

Ruby Smith blues singer –songs include – Send Me To The ‘Lectric Chair Blues – Backwater Blues – (8/24/1903 – 3/24/1977)

Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup blues singer – was called “The Father of Rock & Roll” due to his influence on Elvis Presley – songs include – That’s Alright – My Baby Left Me – So Glad You’re Mine – (8/24/1905 – 3/28/1974)

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