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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – September 16th

B.B. King (Riley B. King) – Mississippi Delta blues singer/songwriter/guitarist – one of the most influential blues players of all time – 1987 inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (9/16/1925 – 5/14/2015)

Richard Marxpop-rock singer/songwriter/musician/producer – hits include – Don’t Mean Nothing – Satisfied – Endless Summer Nights – Right Here Waiting – 1963

David Bellamy – country singer/songwriter/musician – half of the duo – The Bellamy Brothers – with brother Howard – hits include – Let Your Love Flow – Redneck Girl – 1950

Terry McBride – country singer/songwriter/musician – McBride & The Ridesolo artist – 1958

Nick Jonas – singer/songwriter/musician/actor – rose to fame with brothers Kevin and Joe as – The Jonas Brotherssolo artist – 1992

Sonny Lemaire – singer/bassist – pop-country group – Exile – 1947

Mark Anthony – pop-latin singer/producer/actor – 1968

Musiq Soulchild – R&B singer – 1977

Ron Blair – bassist/vocals – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – 1948

Kenney Jones – drummer – best known with – The Small FacesThe FacesThe Who (after the death of Keith Moon) – 1948

Betty Kelly – best know as singer with the Motown group – Martha & The Vandellas – 1944

Teddy Geigeralt-rock – pop singer/songwriter/musician – 1988

Katie Melua – blues-jazz-folk singer/musician – 1984

Sabrina Bryan – pop singer/songwriter/dancer/TV personality – The Cheetah Girls – 1984

Tina Barrett – pop singer/songwriter/actress/dancer – S Club 7 – 1976

Justine Frischmann – singer/guitar – Elastica – 1969

Kathi Wolfgramm – pop-R&B singer – The Jets – 1969

David “The Snake” Sabo – rock guitarist/songwriter – Skid Row Bon Jovi – 1964

Bilinda Butcher – singer/songwriter/musician – My Bloody Valentine – 1961

Bernie Calvert – rock-pop bassist/keyboardist – best known with – The Hollies – 1942

Peter Zaremba – alt-rock singer/musician – best known as lead vocalist for – The Fleshtones – 1956

Charles Fearing – guitarist – Raydio – 1956

Colin Newman – punk rock singer/guitarist/producer – Wire – 1954

Earl Klugh – jazz acoustic guitarist/composer – 1953

Joe Butler – singer/musician – The Lovin’ Spoonful – 1941

Jon Hendricksjazz-scat singer/lyricist – Lambert, Hendricks and Ross – (9/16/1921 – 11/22/2017)

Flo Ridarapper – 1979

Ronnie Drew – Irish folk – singer/songwriter/guitarist – The Dublinerssolo artist – (9/16/1934 – 8/16/2008)

Charlie Byrd – bossa nova – jazz guitarist – (9/16/1925 – 12/2/1999)

Frank Reed – R&B-soul singer – was lead vocalist of – The Chi-Lites – (9/16/1954 – 2/26/2014)

 

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