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Musical Birthday Notes – March 15th

Mike Love – singer/songwriter/musician – frontman for –  The Beach Boys – 1988 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1941

Phil Lesh – bass player and founding member of -The Grateful Dead – 1940

Bret Michaels – singer/songwriter/musician – best known with pop/rock band – Poison – solo – hits include – Every Rose Has It’s Thorn – 1963

Mark Hoppus – lead singer/bass – pop/punk band – Blink-182 – 1972

Ry Cooder – multi-instrumentalist – best known for exceptional slide guitar – 1947

Sly Stone – frontman for soul/funk/psychedelic group Sly and The Family Stone – 1993 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1943

Dee Snider – frontman/singer/songwriter/TV & radio personality/actor – best known with metal group – Twisted Sister – songs include – We’re Not Gonna Take It – I Wanna Rock – 1955

Mark McGrath – singer/frontman for pop group – Sugar Ray – 1968

Terence Trent D’Arby – singer/songwriter – hits include – Wishing Well – Sign Your Name – 1962

Howard Scott – funk/rock guitarist/songwriter – War – 1946

Rockwell – pop/sythpop – hits include – Somebody’s Watching Me – 1964

will.i.am – rapper/hip hop – The Black Eyed Peas – 1975

Etterlene “Bunn” DeBarge – soul singer/songwriter – best known with Motown family group – DeBarge – 1955

Carl Smith – country-rockabilly singer/songwriter – known as “Mister Country” – member of The Grand Ole Opry – Country Music Hall of Fame – (1927-2010)

Preston Hubbard – bassist – best known with – The Fabulous Thunderbirds – (1953-2016)

Sam John “Lightnin’” Hopkins – blues singer/songwriter/guitarist/pianist – 1980 Blues Hall of Fame – (1912-1982)

 

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