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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – July 21st

Emerson Hart – singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer – Tonic – hits include – Open Up Your Eyes – If You Could Only See – 1969

Henry McCullough – guitar/bass/vocals/songwriter – best known with – Spooky Tooth Paul McCartney & Wingssolo – (7/21/1943 – 6/14/2016)

Cat Stevens (Yasuf Islam) – folk singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – hits include – Wild World – Peace Train – The First Cut Is The Deepest – 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1948

Eric Bazilian – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – The Hooters – wrote the 1995 Joan Osborne hit – One Of Us – 1953

Brad Mates – country singer – lead vocalist/guitar – Emerson Drive – 1978

John Paul Young – pop singer – hits include – Love Is In The Air – 1950

Paul Brandt (Paul Rennee Belobersycky) – country singer/songwriter – best known for 1996 hit – My Heart Has A History – 1972

Korey Cooper – guitarist/keyboardist/backing vocals – Christian rock group – Skillet – 1972

Larry Tolbert – drummer – best known with funk-soul-R&B group – Raydio – hits include – You Can’t Change That – A Woman Needs Love – 1950

Barry “Bean” Whitwam – drummer – Herman’s Hermits – 1946

James “Big Jim” Martin – guitarist – best known with – Faith No More – 1961

Paloma Faith – singer/songwriter/actress – best known for hits – Stone Cold Sober – New York – 1981

Taco – swing-syth-pop singer/composer/producer/actor/screen writer – best known for 1982 hit – Puttin’ On The Ritz – 1955

Damian Marley – reggae artist – youngest son of reggae legend Bob Marley – 1978

Blake Lewis – singer/songwriter/beatboxer – 1981

Howie Epstein – bassist/songwriter/singer/producer – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – (7/21/1955 – 2/23/2003)

Floyd McDaniel – jazz-blues guitarist – associated acts include – The Five Blazes – (1915-1995)

Sara Carter – country singer/songwriter/musician – member of the historic – Carter Family – (7/21/1898 – 1/8/1979)

 

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