1894- Bessie Smith (blues singer; “Downhearted Blues”; died in 1937)
Bessie Smith “A Good Man Is Hard To Find” audio link here.
1932- Roy Clark (country singer; “Yesterday When I Was Young”; co-host on ‘Hee-Haw’) 83 yrs.
Roy Clark “Alabama Jubilee” live video link here.
1939- Reginald Smith a.k.a. Marty Wilde (singer/guitarist; “Teenager In Love) 76 yrs.
1940- Clarence Satchell (member of Ohio Players; died in 1995)
1944- Dave Edmunds (guitar/vocals/producer; solo career; member of Rockpile)
1948- Michael Kamen (composer/orchestral arranger; worked w/ Pink Floyd, Queen + David Bowie; died in 2003)
1965- Linda Perry (songwriter,producer; singer w/ 4 Non Blondes; her songs have been recorded by Christina Aguilera, Jewel, Gwen Stefani, etc.) 50 yrs.
4 Non Blondes w/ Linda Perry “What’s Up” live acoustic video link here.
1966- Samantha Fox (former model/singer; “Naughty Girls Need Love Too”) 49 yrs.
1967- Frankie Poullian (bassist w/ The Darkness; “I Believe In A Thing Called Love”; left band in 2005) 48 yrs.
1968-Edward John O’Brien (guitarist w/ Radiohead) 47 yrs.
Radiohead w/ Edward John O’Brien “Creep” video link here.
These are your birthdays for today, along with audio/video links for a few of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!
HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉
A SPECIAL HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO CSK!!!! 😉