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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 3rd

Stevie Ray VaughanTexas blues-rock singer/songwriter/guitarist – one of the most influential guitarists in the history of the blues – died in a helicopter crash August 27, 1990 at the age of 35 – (10/3/1954 – 8/27/1990)

Chubby CheckerR&B – rock – singer/songwriter – best known for – The Twist – Limbo Rock – 1941

Lindsey Buckingham – singer/songwriter/guitar/bass/producer – Fleetwood Mac – 1998 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1951

Tommy Lee – rock drummer/songwriter/musician – founding member of – Motley Crue – 1962

Gwen Stefani – singer/songwriter/fashion designer/actress – No Doubt – 1969

Jack Grondin – drummer – best known as an original member of – 38 Special – 1951

Josh Klinghoffer – musician/songwriter/producer – The Red Hot Chili Peppers – 1979

Ashlee Simpson – pop singer/songwriter/actress – 1984

Jack Wagner – singer/songwriter/musician/soap actor – best known for 1984 hit – All I Need – 1959

Kaci – pop singer – best known for the 2001 hit – Paradise -1987

Cherrill Green – vocals/mandolin/banjo/guitar – country group – Edens Edge – 1983

India Arie – multiple Grammy winning singer/songwriter/actress/musician/producer – 1975

Ronnie Laws – jazz-R&B-funk – saxophone/flute – Earth Wind & Fire – 1950

Lajon Witherspoon – singer – alt-metal band – Sevendust – 1972

Frank Hannon – singer/songwriter/guitar – co-founder of – Tesla – solo – 1966

Rik Kenton – bass – glam rock band – Roxy Music – 1945

Keb’ Mo’ – multiple Grammy winning blues singer/songwriter/musician – 1951

Garrett Dutton – guitar/harmonica/vocals – G. Love & Special Sauce – 1972

Nate Wood – musician/songwriter/composer – best known with – The Calling – 1979

Jason Hook – guitar/songwriter/vocals – Five Finger Death Punch – 1970

Kevin Richardson – singer/songwriter/model/actor – The Backstreet boys – 1971

Eddie Cochran – Rock & Roll-rockabilly – singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – C’Mon Everybody – Summertime Blues – (1938-1960)

John Perry Barlow – lyricist/poet/essayist/cyber-libertarian/political activist – associated acts – Grateful Dead – (10/3/1947 – 2/6/2018)

Alan O’Day – pop singer/songwriter – best known for the 1977 hit – Undercover Angel – (1940-2013)

ASAP Rocky – rapper – 1988

Talib Kweli – hip-hop/rap – 1975

 

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