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The Frog Holler

Brenda Leepop-country-rockabilly singer – hits include – Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree – I’m Sorry – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – Country Music Hall of Fame – Rockabilly Hall of Fame – Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award – 1944

Justin Currie – singer/songwriter/musician – founding member of – Del Amitri – hits include – Roll To Me – Nothing Ever Happens – 1964

Dave Allen Schools – alt-rock southern-rock/bass/songwriter/vocals/producer – founding member of – Widespread Panic – associated with several other groups – 1964

Zachy Vengeance (Zachary James Baker) – guitar/backing vocals – metal group – Avenged Sevenfold – 1981

Nikki Sixx – bass/songwriter/vocals/producer – Motley Crue – 1958

Darryl Jones – bass/vocals – best known with – The Rolling Stones – 1961

David Gates – singer/songwriter/musician/producer – Breadsolo artist – 1940

Mike Mesaros – bass/vocals -best known with – The Smithereens – 1957

Jermaine Jackson – musician/singer/songwriter/producer/author – best known with – The Jackson Five – 1954

Mos Defrapper/singer/songwriter/producer/actor – 1973

Willie Mae “Big Mama” ThorntonR&B-blues singer/songwriter/musician – best known for – Hound Dog – Ball ‘n’ Chain – both songs were even bigger hits later by Elvis Presley (Hound Dog) – Janis Joplin (Ball ‘n’ Chain) – (1926-1984)

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