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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – SEPTEMBER 6th

David Allan Coe outlaw country singer/songwriter/musician – the “Mysterious Rhinestone Cowboy” -best known for – You Never Even Called Me By My Name – 1939

George Roger Waters – singer/songwriter/bassist/producer/composer – Pink Floyd solo artist – 1943

Mark Chesnutt country singer/songwriter – hits include – Too Cold At Home – Brother Jukebox – 1963

Banner Thomas – original bassist for southern rockers – Molly Hatchet – (9/6/1956 – 4/10/2017)

 “Curley” Joe Smyth – drummer – country group – Sawyer Brown – hits include – Betty’s Bein’ Bad – Step That Step – Some Girls Do – 1957

Scott Travis – metal drummer – best known with – Judas Priest – Racer X – 1961

Dave Bargeron – trombonist/tuba player – Blood Sweat & Tears – 1942

Dolores O’Riordan – singer/songwriter/guitarist – The Cranberries – 1971

Perry Bamonte – multi-instrumentalist – best know for work with – The Cure – 1960

CeCe Peniston – singer/songwriter/actress – 1969

Nina Persson – singer/actress – The Cardigans – 1974

Tony Thaxton – drummer/backing vocals – best known for work with – Motion City Soundtrack – 1978

Cisco Sam Adler – musician/frontman/songwriter/producer – Whitestarr – 1978

Ariel – lead vocalist for the group – Icon For Hire – 1988

Macy Gray – soul singer/actress – best known for hit – I’ll Try -1969

Anika Noni Rose – singer/actress – 1972

Pat Waaktaar – guitarist/singer/songwriter – A-ha – 1961

Winston McCall – metal singer – Parkway Drive – Rain Dogs – 1981

Mel McDanielcountry singer/songwriter – hits include – Baby’s Got Her Blue Jeans On – Louisiana Saturday Night – (9/6/1942 – 3/31/2011)

Mathis James “Jimmy” ReedMississippi blues musician/singer/songwriter – major influence on electric blues and up and coming rock and rollers – hits include – Baby What You Want Me To Do – Big Boss Man – Bright Lights, Big City –  (9/6/1925 – 8/29/1976)

Charles “Claydes” Smith – guitarist – co-founder of Kool & The Gang – (9/6/1948 – 6/20/2006)

Sylvesterdisco/soul singer-songwriter – (9/6/1947 – 12/16/1988)

 

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