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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – July 18th

Ricky Skaggs multi-award winning country-bluegrass/singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/producer/composer – hits include – Uncle Pen – Highway 40 Blues – 1954

Martha Reeves – R&B-pop singer – Martha and the Vandellas – hits include – Heat Wave – Dancing In The Street – Jimmy Mack – 1941

Jack Irons – drummer/multi-instrumentalist – associated acts include – Red Hot Chili PeppersPearl JamElevenThe Wallflowers – 1962

Terry Chambers – drummer – XTC – Dragon – 1955

Keith Levene – songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – The ClashPublic Image Ltd – 1957

Cesar Zuiderwijk – drummer – Golden Earring – hits include – Radar Love – Twilight Zone – 1948

Dion DiMucci – doo-wop R&B-rock singer/songwriter/guitar – hits include – Runaround Sue – The Wanderer – Dion & The Belmonts solo artist – 1989 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1939

Daron Malakian – metal guitarist/singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – System of a Down – 1975

Ryan Cabrera pop singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – songs include – On The Way Down – 1982

Nigel Twist – drummer – best known with – The Alarm – 1958

Tony Fagenson – songwriter/drummer/producer – Eve 6 – 1978

Lonnie Mackrock-blues-country-rockabilly guitarist/singer – best known for – Memphis – Wham! – (7/18/1941 – 4/21/2016)

Phil Harris – guitar/vocals – Ace – hits include – How Long – (7/18/1948 – August 2010)

Glen Hughes – disco singer – biker character in – The Village People – hits include – Y.M.C.A. – In The Navy – Macho Man – (7/18/1950 – 3/4/2001)

Screamin’ Jay Hawkinsblues singer/songwriter/musician/actor – best known for – I Put A Spell On You – (7/18/1929 – 2/12/2000)

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