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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – August 8th

The Edge (aka-David Evans) – multi-Grammy winning guitarist/singer/songwriter – U2 – hits include – Pride – With Or Without You – I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For – 2005 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1961
Scott Stapp – singer/songwriter/musician – Creed – hits include – With Arms Wide Open – My Sacrifice – 1973
Mel Tillis multi-award winning country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Coca Cola Cowboy – I Ain’t Never – Good Woman Blues – Send Me Down To Tucson – 2007 Grand Ole Opry – 2007 Country Music Hall of Fame – (8/8/1932 – 11/19/2017)
Rikki Rockett – drummer/vocals – Poison – hits include – Every Rose Has It’s Thorn – Talk Dirty To Me – 1961
Mark Wills (aka Daryl Mark Williams) – country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Wish You Were Here – 19 Somethin’ – 1973
Jamie O’Hara – country singer/songwriter/musician – The O’Kanes – solo artist – hits include – Can’t Stop My Heart From Loving You – 1950
Phil Balsley – multi award winning singer – formerly with The Statler Brothers – 1939
Dennis Drew – keyboards/vocals –10,000 Maniacs – hits include – Trouble Me – These Are Days – 1957
John “Jay” David – drummer – Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show – 1942
Ali Score – drummer – best known with – A Flock of Seagulls – 1956
Airrion Love – soul singer – The Stylistics – hits include – You Make Me Feel Brand New – 2004 Vocal Group Hall of Fame – 1949
Anton Figdrummer – associated acts include – David Letterman’s house band The CBS Orchestra – KISS – session drummer – 1952
Drew Lachey – pop/R&B singer – 98 Degrees – 1976
Liberty DeVitto – drummer – best known with – Billy Joel – session drummer – 1950
Chris “Chrissy Boy” Foreman – guitarist/singer/songwriter/composer – Madness – 1956
JC Chasez – pop singer – former member of – ‘N Sync – 1976
Webb Piercecountry-hillbilly singer/songwriter – West Monroe, Louisiana native – 2001 Country Music Hall of Fame – hits include – In The Jailhouse Now – There Stands The Glass – (8/8/1921 – 2/24/1991)
Joe Texsoul singer/songwriter – hits include – Hold What You’ve Got – Ain’t Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman) – (8/8/1935 – 8/13/1982)
Jimmy Witherspoonjump blues singer – hits include – Ain’t Nobody’s Business – (8/8/1920 – 9/18/1997)

 

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