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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 24th

J.P. Richardson “The Big Bopper”rock-rockabilly-country singer/musician – best known for – Chantilly Lace – (10/24/1930 – 3/3/1959)

Billy Thomas – drums/vocals – country group – McBride & The Ride – 1953

Bill Wyman – musician/vocals/producer – best known as bassist for – The Rolling StonesBill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings – 1936

Adrienne Bailon – pop singer/songwriter/actress/dancer – 3LWThe Cheetah Girls – 1983

Ben Gillies – drummer – alt-rock group – Silverchair – 1979

MonicaR&B singer/producer/actress – 1980

Dale “Buffin” Griffin – drummer – Mott The HoopleBritish Lions – 1948

Alonza Bevan – bass – Kula Shaker – 1970

Ted Templeman – musician/singer/producer – some artists production credits include – Carly SimonThe Doobie BrothersMontroseVan HalenLittle FeatEric ClaptonMichael McDonaldAerosmithJoan Jett & The Blackhearts – 1944

Jerry Edmonton – drummer – Steppenwolf – (10/241946 – 11/28/1993)

Sonny Terry (Saunders Terrell)– blues singer/harmonica – (10/24/1911 – 3/11/1986)

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