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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – June 26th

Chris Isaak singer/songwriter/musician/actor/talk show host – hits include – Wicked Game – 1956

Rindy Ross – singer/saxophonist – Quarterflash – hits include – Harden My Heart – 1951

Eddie Perez – guitarist/vocals – The Mavericks – associated acts include – Dwight YoakamLee Ann WomackGary AllanMiranda Lambert – 1968

Gretchen Wilson country singer/songwriter – hits include – Redneck Woman – Here For The Party -1973

Ariana Grande pop singer/actress – 1993

Ryan Tedder – pop-rock singer/songwriter/frontman – OneRepublic – 1979

Terri Nunn – singer/actress – Berlin – 1961

Mick Jones – songwriter/musician – The Clash – 1955

Patty Smyth – singer/songwriter/musician – Scandalsolo artist – 1957

Colin Greenwood – bassist/composer/musician – Radiohead – 1969

Mark Decloedt – drummer –  EMF – 1967

Billy Davis Jr. – Grammy winning pop-R&B singer – 5th DimensionMarilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr – hits include – You Don’t Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) – 1938

Ralph Ezell – bass guitar/backing vocals – best known with country group – Shenandoah – (6/26/1953 – 11/30/2007)

Thomas “Colonel Tom” Parker – best known as the manager of – Elvis Presley – (6/26/1909 – 1/21/1997)

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    In 1967, folk singer Joan Baez was sentenced to 45 days in prison for talking part in a anti- war demo.

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