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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – December 18th

Keith Richards – guitar/songwriter/singer/actor/producer – The Rolling Stonessolo artist – 1989 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1943

Bill Nelsonguitar/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/artist/writer – best known as guitarist with – Be-Bop Deluxe – 1948

Randy Housercountry singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – How Country Feels – Like A Cowboy – Runnin’ Outta Moonlight – We Went – 1975

Christina Aguilerapop singer/songwriter/actress/TV personality – hits include – Genie In A Bottle – What A Girl Wants – 1980

Elliot Eastonguitar/backing vocals – best known with – The Cars – 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1953

Siasinger/songwriter/music video director – songs include – Chandelier – Cheap Thrills – 1975

Cowboy Troycountry rapper/songwriter – 1970

Rian Dawson – drummer – All Time Low – 1987

Chas Chandler – original bassist for – The Animals – producer/A&R rep – 1994 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (12/181938 – 7/17/1996)

Bobby Keys (Robert Henry Keys) – saxophonist – associated acts include – Rolling StonesLynyrd Skynyrd Harry NilssonGeorge HarrisonEric ClaptonJohn LennonJoe Cocker – (12/18/1943 – 12/2/2014)

Sam Andrew (Sam Houston Andrew III) – singer/songwriter/guitar/bass/composer – associated acts include – Big Brother and the Holding Company – Kozmic Blues Band – Sam Andrew Band – Janis Joplin – 12/18/1941 – 2/12/2015)

Wilf Carter – (aka – Montana Slim) – country singer/songwriter/guitarist/yodeler – known as “The Father of Canadian Country Music” – 1971 Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame – 1984 Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame – 1985 Canadian Music Hall of Fame – (12/18/1904 – 12/5/1996)

Lonnie Brooksblues guitarist/singer – 2010 Blues Hall of Fame – (12/18/1933 – 4/1/2017)

DMX (Earl Simmons) – rapper/actor – 1970

DJ Lethal (Leors Dimant)Limp Bizkit – 1972

RSS Things You Didn’t Know…

  • Things you didn't know
    On The Beatles 'Hey Jude' you can hear John Lennon shout "Fuckin hell!" (2.58 into the song) after he makes a mistake on his backing vocals.

RSS Breakin’ The Law…

  • I fought the law
    In 1998, Ian Brown was arrested by police at Manchester Airport after an incident during a flight from Paris. He was found guilty and jailed for 4 months, British Airways also banned him from flying with the airline.

RSS Classic Rock Beat

RSS They Said It…

  • Quote of the Day
    "I wouldn't have Elvis Presley on my show at any time." Ed Sullivan, early 1956. "And now, here is Elvis Presley!" Ed Sullivan, October 28, 1956
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