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HAPPY BIRTHDAY JIM ARMSTRONG, LARRY GOTT, JENNIFER LOPEZ & More…

1941- Barbara Love (member of The Friends Of Distinction; “Grazing In The Grass”)                                          75 yrs.                               No Photos Available.

1944- Jim Armstrong (guitarist w/ Them; “Here Comes The Night”)         72 yrs.

Them w/ Jim Armstrong “Baby, Please Don’t Go” live video link here.

1945- Alan Whitehead (drummer w/ Marmalade)                   71 yrs.

1957- Larry Gott (guitar w/ James; “Sit Down”)         59 yrs.

1969- Jennifer Lopez (actress/singer; “Love Don’t Cost A Thing”; “I’m Real” w/ Ja Rule; played tejano singer Selena in the movie ‘Selena’)       47 yrs.

Jennifer Lopez w/ Ja Rule “I’m Real” video link here.

1973- Ladybug Mecca (MC w/ Digable Planets; “Rebirth Of Slick”)        43 yrs.

Digable Planets w/ Ladybug Mecca “Where I’m From” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LAURIE ANDERSON, RICHARD BUTLER, BRIAN MCKNIGHT & More…

1937- Floyd Butler (member of The Friends Of Distinction; “Grazing In The Grass”; died in 1990)

Grazing In the Grass (Ed

The Friends Of Distinction w/ Floyd Butler “Grazing In The Grass” live video link here.

1947- Freddie Stone (guitarist w/ Sly & The Family Stone; “Family Affair”)      69 yrs.

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1947- Laurie Anderson (singer/songwriter/musician; “O Superman”)                  69 yrs.

Laurie Anderson Singing

Laurie Anderson “Sharkey’s Day” video link here.

1947- Tom Evans (bass + vocals w/ Badfinger; died in 1983)

Tom Evans as an Ivey,

Badfinger w/ Tom Evans “Baby Blue” live video link here.

1948- Frank Eslersmith (keyboards w/ Air Supply; “The One That You Love”; died in 1991)

Frank Esler-Smith (1948

1956- Richard Butler (vocals w/ The Psychedelic Furs; “The Ghost In You”)       60 yrs.

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The Psychedelic Furs w/ Richard Butler “Heaven” video link here.

1969- Brian McKnight (R&B singer)                                      47 yrs.

Brian McKnight “Back At One” video link here.

1971- Mark Wahlberg a.k.a. Marky Mark (recorded w/ The Funky Bunch; “Good Vibrations”; actor)      45 yrs.

markymark

1979- Pete Wentz (bassist w/ Fall Out Boy)                                37 yrs.

Picture of Pete Wentz

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JOHN HAMMOND, J. MASCIS, MEG WHITE & More…

1910- John Hammond (A&R scout/producer; worked w/ Leonard Cohen, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan + more… ; died in 1987)

1926- Eddie ‘Guitar Slim’ Jones (blues guitarist from the 1940’s + 50’s; “The Things I Used To Do”)              89 yrs.

Eddie ‘Guitar Slim’ Jones “The Things That I Used To Do” audio/visual link here

1948- Jessica Cleaves (member of The Friends Of Distinction; “Grazing In The Grass”; died in 2014)

1965- Joseph Mascis a.k.a. J. Mascis (vocalist, songwriter + guitarist w/ Dinosaur Jr.; “Muck”, “Start Choppin” + more…)          50 yrs.

Dinosaur Jr. w/ J. Mascis “The Wagon” live video link here.

1974- Meg White (drummer w/ The White Stripes)             41 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JIM ARMSTRONG, JENNIFER LOPEZ, LADYBUG MECCA & More…

1941- Barbara Love (member of The Friends Of Distinction; “Grazing In The Grass”)
74 yrs.                               No Photos Available.

1944- Jim Armstrong (guitarist w/ Them; “Here Comes The Night”)         71 yrs.

 

Them w/ Jim Armstrong “Baby, Please Don’t Go” live video link here.

1947- Alan Whitehead (drummer w/ Marmalade)         68 yrs.

 

1957- Larry Gott (guitar w/ James; “Sit Down”)         58 yrs.

 

1970- Jennifer Lopez (actress/singer; “Love Don’t Cost A Thing”; “I’m Real” w/ Ja Rule; played tejano singer Selena in the movie ‘Selena’)       45 yrs.

 

Jennifer Lopez w/ Ja Rule “I’m Real” video link here.

1973- Ladybug Mecca (MC w/ Digable Planets; “Rebirth Of Slick”)        42 yrs.

 

Digable Planets w/ Ladybug Mecca “Where I’m From” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LAURIE ANDERSON, RICHARD BUTLER & More…

1937- Floyd Butler (member of The Friends Of Distinction; “Grazing In The Grass”; died in 1990)

Grazing In the Grass (Ed

The Friends Of Distinction w/ Floyd Butler “Grazing In The Grass” live video link here.

1946- Freddie Stone (guitarist w/ Sly & The Family Stone; “Family Affair”)      69 yrs.

FreddieStone.jpg

1947- Laurie Anderson (singer/songwriter/musician; “O Superman”)      68 yrs.

Laurie Anderson Singing

Laurie Anderson “Sharkey’s Day” video link here.

1947- Tom Evans (bass + vocals w/ Badfinger; died in 1983)

Tom Evans as an Ivey,

Badfinger w/ Tom Evans “Baby Blue” live video link here.

1948- Frank Eslersmith (keyboards w/ Air Supply; “The One That You Love”; died in 1991)

Frank Esler-Smith (1948

1954- Nicko McBrain (drummer w/ Iron Maiden)      61 yrs.

Drummerworld: Nicko McBrain

1956- Richard Butler (vocals w/ The Psychedelic Furs; “The Ghost In You”)       59 yrs.

news » richard butler

The Psychedelic Furs w/ Richard Butler “Heaven” video link here.

1969- Brian McKnight (R&B singer)       46 yrs.

Brian McKnight “Back At One” video link here.

1971- Mark Wahlberg a.k.a. Marky Mark (recorded w/ The Funky Bunch; “Good Vibrations”; actor)      44 yrs.

markymark

1979- Pete Wentz (bassist w/ Fall Out Boy)        36 yrs.

Picture of Pete Wentz

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY J. MASCIS, MEG WHITE & More…

1910- John Hammond (A&R scout/producer; worked w/ Leonard Cohen, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan + more… ; died in 1987)

1926- Eddie ‘Guitar Slim’ Jones (blues guitarist from the 1940’s + 50’s; “The Things I Used To Do”)              88 yrs.

Eddie ‘Guitar Slim’ Jones “The Things That I Used To Do” audio/visual link here

1948- Jessica Cleaves (member of The Friends Of Distinction; “Grazing In The Grass”; died in 2014)

1965- Joseph Mascis a.k.a. J. Mascis (vocalist, songwriter + guitarist w/ Dinosaur Jr.; “Muck”, “Start Choppin” + more…)          49 yrs.

Dinosaur Jr. w/ J. Mascis “The Wagon” live video link here.

1974- Meg White (drummer w/ The White Stripes)             40 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉