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Musical Birthday Notes – February 17th

Rickey Medlocke – guitar/vocals/multi-instrumentalist – best known with southern rock groups – BlackfootLynyrd Skynyrd – 2008 Native American Music Hall of Fame – 1950

Ed Sheeran – multiple Grammy winning pop-acoustic-folk singer/songwriter/musician – 1991

Billie Joe Armstrong – singer/songwriter/guitarist/multi-instrumentalist/actor – Green Day – 1972

Bryan Whitecountry singer/songwriter/guitar/drums – 90’s hits include – Someone Else’s Star – Look At Me Now – 1974

Taylor Hawkins – drummer – Foo Fighters – 1972

Jon Randall – country singer/songwriter/musician – The Nash Ramblers solo – 1969

Tim Mahoney – guitarist –alternative rock band – 311 – 1970

Chante MooreR&B singer – Old School Lovin’ – Alright – 1967

Arin Ilejay – drummer – best known with – Avenged Sevenfold – 1988

Buck Trent – award winning country music multi-instrumentalist – inventor of the electric banjo – 1938

Johnny Bush – “The Country Caruso” – singer/songwriter/fiddle/guitar/drums – best known for the hit – Whiskey River – that also became a hit for Willie Nelson – 1935

Bobby Lewisrock-R&B singer/musician – best known for the the 1961 hit – Tossin’ & Turnin’ – 1933

Tommy EdwardsR&B-jazz-pop singer/songwriter – best known for the 1958 hit – It’s All In The Game – (1922-1969)

Gene Pitney singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Only Love Can Break A Heart – (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance – as a writer penned – Hello Mary Lou/Ricky Nelson – He’s A Rebel/ The Crystals – Red Rubber Ball/Bobby Vee – 2002 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (1940-2006)

 

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