Daily Archives: July 6, 2016

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BILL HALEY, NANCI GRIFFITH, 50 CENT & More…

1925- William John Clifton Haley a.k.a. Bill Haley (singer + guitarist w/ The Comets; “Rock Around The Clock”; drew white audiences to rock & roll; died in 1981)

Bill Haley

Bill Haley & The Comets “Rock Around The Clock” live video link here.

1937- Gene Chandler (soul singer; “Duke Of Earl”)        79 yrs.

Gene Chandler

Gene Chandler “Duke Of Earl” video link here.

1945- Rik Elswit (guitarist w/ Dr. Hook; “Sylvia’s Mother”)      71 yrs.

RICK ELSWIT. Rik Elwit

1949- Mike Shrieve (drummer w/ Santana; “Black Magic Woman”)       67 yrs.

Michael Shrieve

1953- Nanci Griffith (singer/songwriter)          63 yrs.

Nanci Griffith

Nanci Griffith “Speed Of The Sound Of Loneliness” live video link here.

1959- John Keeble (drummer w/ Spandau Ballet; “True”)             57 yrs.

John Keeble

1969- Michael Grant (member of Musical Youth; “Pass The Dutchie”)            47 yrs.

1969 Michael Grant (Musical

1975- Curtis Jackson a.k.a. 50 Cent (rapper; “In Da Club”)                      41 yrs.

The rapper 50 Cent could spend

These are today’s birthdays, along with video links for a couple of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉