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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – December 14th

Cliff Williams – bass/vocals – best known with – AC/DC – 2003 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1949

Justin Furstenfeld – singer/songwriter/guitar – Blue October – 1975

Victoria Loren “Tori” Kellysinger/songwriter/musician/producer – 1992

Vanessa Hudgenspop singer/actress – Disney’s High School Musical – 1988

C. J. Snare – rock singer/songwriter/musician/producer/mixing engineer – Firehouse – 1959

Peter “Spider” Stacy – singer/songwriter/musician – The Pogues – 1958

Mike Scott – singer/songwriter/musician – founding member of – The Waterboyssolo artist – 1958

Joyce Vincent Wilson – R&B-soul-jazz singer – best known with – Tony Orland & Dawn – 1946

Frank Allen (Francis Renaud McNeice) – bass/rhythm guitar – The SearchersCliff Bennett & The Rebel Rousers – 1943

Charlie Rich “The Silver Fox” – multiple award winning country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Behind Closed Doors – The Most Beautiful Girl – 2015 inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame – (12/14/1932 – 7/25/1995)

DeFord Baileycountry-blues singer/musician – the first performer to be introduced as playing on the Grand Ole Opry and the first African-American performer on the Opry as well – multi-instrumentalist best known for his harmonica playing – (12/14/1899 – 7/2/1982)

 

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