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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – MAY 31st

Johnny Paycheck (Donald Eugene Lytle) – outlaw country singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – member of the Grand Ole Opry – best known for recording the David Allan Coe song – Take This Job And Shove It – (5/31/1938  – 2/19/2003)

John Bonham – drummer/songwriter – considered one of the greatest Rock & Roll drummers – Led Zeppelin – (5/31/1948 – 9/25/1980)

Corey Hart singer/songwriter/musician/producer  – hits include – Sunglasses At Night – Never Surrender – 1962

Scotti Hill – guitarist/songwriter – Skid Row – hits include – 18 and Life – I Remember You – 1964

Andy Hurley – drummer – Fall Out Boy – hits include – Sugar, We’re Going Down – Dance, Dance – 1980

Tommy Emmanuelguitarist/songwriter/vocals – well known for his complex finger-style technique – 1955

Peter Yarrow – folk singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer – Peter, Paul & Mary – songs include – Puff, The Magic Dragon – 1938

Paul Franklinmulti-award winning country multi-instrumentalist – best know for steel guitar – 1954

Steve White – drummer – The Style Council – 1965

Vicki Sue Robinsonsinger/actress – best known for 1976 hit – Turn The Beat Around – (5/31/1954 – 4/27/2000)

Casey Jamescountry singer/songwriter/guitarist – Crying On A Suitcase – Let’s Don’t Call It A Night – 1982

Mike Edwards – cellist – Electric Light Orchestra – (5/31/1948 – 9/3/2010)

Robert Ortiz – drummer – Escape The Fate – 1987

Darryl McDaniel – hip-hop/rap/rock group – Run-D.M.C. – 1964

 

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