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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – February 6th

Natalie Cole multiple Grammy winning jazz/pop/ R&B singer – daughter of Nat King Cole – hits include – This Will Be – Our Love – Unforgettable – (2/6/1950 – 12/31/2015)

Bob Marleymultiple award winning reggae singer/songwriter/musicianBob Marley & The Wailerssolo artist – (2/6/1945 – 5/11/1981)

Axl Rose – singer/songwriter/musician/producer – best known as the frontman for  – Guns N’ Roses – 2012 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1962

Richie McDonald – country singer/songwriter/musician – best known with – Lonestar – hits include – I’m Already There – Amazed – 1962

Punky Meadows (Edwin Lionel Meadows) – guitarist/vocals – best known with the glam rock group – Angel – 1950

Anita Cochrancountry singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/producer – hits include – What If I Said – 1967

Simon Phillips –  session & touring drummer – associated acts include – TotoThe WhoTears For FearsJudas PriestMike OldfieldGary Moore – 1957

Rick Astleypop singer – best known for 1987 hit – Never Gonna Give You Up – 1966

Jerry Marotta – drummer – associated acts include – OrleansPeter GabrielHall & Oates – 1956

Fabiansinger/actor – teen idol in the 50’s & early 60’s – hits include – Turn Me Loose – Tiger – 1943

John London – bass/songwriter/musician – best known for associations with – The Monkees – First National Band – (2/6/1942 – 2/12/2000)

Richard “Richie” Hayward – drummer/vocals/actor – founding member of – Little Feat – (2/6/1946 – 8/12/2010)

Gordon “Gord” Downie – singer/songwriter/guitar/harmonica/drums – The Triagically Hipsolo artist – (2/6/1964 – 10/17/2017)

 

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