Heart’s Nancy Wilson is celebrating her birthday today. Nancy has said that as soon as she and her sister Ann saw The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show they knew what they wanted to be, rock stars. We would say they succeeded. If you could go to Nancy’s birthday party tonight and she said she […]

Happy birthday to Sly Stone, born on this day 15th March 1944. American musician, songwriter, and record producer Sly Stone, most famous for his role as frontman for Sly and the Family Stone, a band which played a critical role in the development of soul, funk, rock, and psychedelia in the 1960s and 1970s. (1968 […]

Sylvester Stewart has 75 candles on his birthday cake today. You will know him better as singer, songwriter, musician, producer, radio DJ and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Sly Stone. Sly is most famous for his role as frontman for Sly and the Family Stone, a band which played a critical […]

Happy Birthday to Quincy Jones, born on 14th March 1933. American record producer, composer and musician He is known for his 1962 tune ‘Soul Bossa Nova’ and later scored the 1978 US No.1 single ‘Stuff Like That’. Has a record 79 Grammy Award nominations. Jones was the producer of the three albums by Michael Jackson, […]

Pink Floyd’s guitar master, David Gilmour has 72 candles on his birthday today. David was not an original member of the band as he was brought in to replace Syd Barrett. There are probably only a handful of guitarists who are almost instantly recognizable for their sound and David is one of them. Is there […]

Happy Birthday to David Gilmour, born on 6th March 1946, guitarist, singer and songwriter, who joined Pink Floyd in 1968. After Roger Waters’ departure in 1985, David created two further Floyd albums, A Momentary Lapse of Reason and The Division Bell, with Nick Mason and Richard Wright. He was appointed a CBE in 2003 for […]

Happy birthday to identical twin brothers, Craig and Charlie Reid, born on 5th March 1962 from The Proclaimers, who had the 1987 UK No.3 single ‘Letter From America’, 1988 UK No.6 album ‘Sunshine Over Leith’ as well as the 2007 UK No.1 single with the Comic Relief charity hit ‘I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles).’ Read […]

If Chris Squire was still with us, he would be celebrating his 70th birthday today. While he was alive, he was the only member of the band to appear on every album. Chris was widely regarded as the dominant bass guitarist among the early seventies British progressive rock bands, influencing peers and later generations of […]

John Francis Bongiovi Jr. has 56 candles on his birthday cake today. Of course he is better known as Jon Bon Jovi, the frontman of the rock band Bon Jovi Bon Jovi has released 2 solo albums and 12 studio albums with his band, which to date have sold over 130 million albums worldwide, thus […]

Karen Carpenter would have been celebrating her 68th birthday today if she was still with us. Karen and her brother Richard found great success as The Carpenters musically. But both had problems in their lives. Karen wanted children, fell in love with and married a man who forgot to tell her he had had a […]

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