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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – MAY 19th

Dusty Hill – bassist/keyboards/songwriter/co-vocalist – ZZ Top -1949

Pete Townshend – guitarist/songwriter/vocals – The Whosolo artist – 1945

Joey Ramone (Jeffrey Ross Hyman) – singer/songwriter/musician – Ramones – (5/19/1951- 4/15/2001)

Phillip Rudd – drummer – best known with – AC/DCsolo artist – 1954

Iain Harvie– guitarist – Del Amitri – 1962

Waylon Albright “Shooter” Jenningsoutlaw country singer/songwriter/producer/musician – 1979

Sam Smithpop-blue eyed soul – singer/songwriter – hits include – Stay With Me – 1992

Jerry Hyman – trombonist – best known with – Blood Sweat & Tears – 1947

Jenny Berggren – singer/songwriter – best known with – Ace Of Base solo artist – 1972

Grace Jonessinger/songwriter/lyricist/producer/model – 1948

 

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