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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – July 10th

Ronnie James Diorock singer/songwriterBlack SabbathRainbowDio – (7/10/1942 – 5/16/2010)

Gary LeVox – (born Gerald Vernon) lead singer of Rascal Flatts – hits include Prayin’ For Daylight – Bless The Broken Road – Fast Cars and Freedom – Rewind – 1970

Bela Fleck – banjo player – New Grass RevivalBela Fleck & The Flecktones – 1958

Joshua Scott Jones – country singer – Steel Magnolia – 1980

Arlo Guthriesinger/songwriter – best known for Alice’s Restaurant Massacree – The City of New Orleans – son of Woody Guthrie – 1947

Jessica Simpsonpop singer/actress – 1980

Greg Kihn – musician/novelist/radio personality – The Greg Kihn Band – 1949

Neil Tennant – singer/songwriter/musician – Pet Shop Boys – 1954

Mavis Staples – gospel/soul/R&B singer – The Staple Singers – 1939

Ken Mellonscountry singer/songwriter – hits include – Jukebox Junkie – 1965

Perrie Edwards – singer – best known for girl group – Little Mix – 1993

Jason Orange – singer – best known from British boy group – Take That – 1970

Erik Cartwright – guitarist/slide guitar – best known as the guitarist who replaced original Foghat guitarist Rod Price in 1981 – associated acts include – Dan HartmanPat Travers – The Kneetremblers – (7/10/1950 – 7/9/2017)

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