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12743 170516     born May 16, 1919    Liberace
Liberace - Pianist - Biography.com
Mini Bio Liberace - YouTube
1969 Liberace Show Boogie Woogie - YouTube
Liberace - Wikipedia 
Władziu Valentino Liberace, May 16, 1919 – February 4, 1987, mononymously known as Liberace, was an American pianist, singer, and actor. ...  At the height of his fame, from the 1950s to the 1970s, Liberace was the highest-paid entertainer in the world, with established residencies in Las Vegas, and an international touring schedule. Liberace embraced a lifestyle of flamboyant excess both on and off stage, acquiring the sobriquet "Mr. Showmanship". 
Wisconsin  |  Music  |  Las Vegas, Nevada

12742 170516 
Mary Wells gives Motown Records its first #1 hit with “My Guy” - May 16, 1964 - HISTORY.com
Mary Wells - My Guy - YouTube
Sister Act- My God (My Guy) - YouTube

Motown - Wikipedia  Detroit, Michigan
Music


12737 170514     born May 14, 1936    Bobby Darin
Bobby Darin - Film Actor, Actor, Singer - Biography.com
Bobby Darin - Mack the Knife (Live 1970) - YouTube
Bobby Darin - Wikipedia  May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973, an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor of film and television. He performed in a range of musical genres, including jazz, pop, rock 'n' roll, folk, swing, and country.
East Harlem neighborhood of New York City, New York
Music  

12693 170505     born May 5, 1942    Tammy Wynette
Tammy Wynette - Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
Tammy Wynette - Wikipedia
  born Virginia Wynette Pugh; May 5, 1942 – April 6, 1998, an American country music singer-songwriter and one of country music's best-known artists and biggest-selling female singers. Wynette was called the "First Lady of Country Music", and her best-known song, "Stand by Your Man", is one of the best-selling hit singles by a woman in the history of country music. Many of her hits dealt with classic themes of loneliness, divorce, and the difficulties of life and relationships.
tammy wynette - stand by your man - YouTube
Stand by Your Man - Wikipedia
Music  |  Mississippi


12687 170504  Gene Vincent records “Be-Bop-A-Lula” - May 04, 1956 - HISTORY.com
Be Bop A Lula ( best version ) Gene VINCENT - YouTube

Music

12683 170503     born May 3, 1919    Pete Seeger
Pete Seeger - Environmental Activist, Anti-War Activist, Children's Activist, Civil Rights Activist, Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
Pete Seeger Where Have All the Flowers Gone? - YouTube

Pete Seeger & Judy Collins - Turn, Turn, Turn - YouTube
Pete Seeger - Wikipedia 
Peter "Pete" Seeger, May 3, 1919 – January 27, 2014, an American folk singer and social activist. A fixture on nationwide radio in the 1940s, he also had a string of hit records during the early 1950s as a member of the Weavers, most notably their recording of Lead Belly's "Goodnight, Irene", which topped the charts for 13 weeks in 1950. Members of the Weavers were blacklisted during the McCarthy Era. In the 1960s, he re-emerged on the public scene as a prominent singer of protest music in support of international disarmament, civil rights, counterculture, and environmental causes.
Pete Seeger - We shall overcome - YouTube
New York  |  Music

12682 170503  On this date: Joe DiMaggio makes his MLB debut - Stats & Info- ESPN  May 3, 1936
Mrs. Robinson - Wikipedia

Simon And Garfunkel - Mrs Robinson (with lyrics) - YouTube
Music

12674 170430    born April 29, 1933    Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson  biography.com  music videos
Willie Nelson - Wikipedia 
born April 29, 1933, an American musician, singer, songwriter, author, poet, actor, and activist. ...  He was one of the main figures of outlaw country, a subgenre of country music that developed in the late 1960s as a reaction to the conservative restrictions of the Nashville sound.
Willie Nelson - Topic - YouTube
Willie Nelson Greatest Hits | Best Songs Of Willie Nelson - YouTube
Music
  Texas

12648 170425     born April 25, 1917    Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald is born - Apr 25, 1917 - HISTORY.com
Ella Fitzgerald - Topic - YouTube
The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald - YouTube

Ella Fitzgerald - Wikipedia  April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996, an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella. She was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a "horn-like" improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.
Virginia  |  New York
Music

12620 170420    born April 20, 1951    Luther Vandross
Luther Vandross - Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
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Luther Vandross - Here and Now - YouTube
Luther Vandross - Wikipedia  
April 20, 1951 – July 1, 2005, an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in-demand background vocalist for several different artists including Judy Collins, Chaka Khan, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, David Bowie, Janet Jackson, Barbra Streisand, Ben E. King, and Donna Summer. He later became a lead singer of the group Change, which released its gold-certified debut album, The Glow of Love, in 1980 on Warner Bros. Records. After Vandross left the group, he was signed to Epic Records as a solo artist and released his debut solo album, Never Too Much, in 1981.
New York, New York  |  Music
  

12590 170414     born April 14, 1932    Loretta Lynn
Loretta Lynn - Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com

Loretta Lynn - Coal Miner's Daughter - YouTube
Loretta Lynn - Wikipedia 
born April 14, 1932, an American country music singer-songwriter with multiple gold albums over a career of almost 60 years.
Butcher Hollow, Kentucky - Wikipedia
Loretta Lynn - Topic - YouTube
Kentucky  |  Music


12574 170410  Top 50 Songs This Week & Top 100 Hits of 2017 (Today's Best New Music Playlist) - YouTube
Music


12558 170407     born April 7, 1915    Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday - Mini Bio - YouTube
Billie Holiday - Singer - Biography.com
Billie Holiday - Wikipedia 
Eleanora Fagan, April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959, professionally known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz musician and singer-songwriter with a career spanning nearly thirty years. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and music partner Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz music and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. She was known for her vocal delivery and improvisational skills, which made up for her limited range and lack of formal music education. There were other jazz singers with equal talent, but Holiday had a voice that captured the attention of her audience.
Billie Holiday - Topic - YouTube
Billie Holiday - All of me - YouTube
Billie Holiday - i´ll be seeing you - YouTube
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  |  Music


12549 170405  James Brown calms Boston following the King assassination - Apr 05, 1968 - HISTORY.com
Dr. King is assassinated - Apr 04, 1968 - HISTORY.com
James Brown & His Fans at the Boston Garden (Live) - YouTube

Martin Luther King, Jr.  |  Music

12544 170404     born April 4, 1913    Muddy Waters
Muddy Waters - Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com 
April 4, 1913  – April 30, 1983
Muddy Waters - Topic - YouTube
Muddy Waters is born - Apr 04, 1913 - HISTORY.com
Muddy Waters & The Rolling Stones - Baby Please Don't Go - Live At Checkerboard Lounge - YouTube
Muddy Waters - Champagne & Reefer - YouTube
I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man - Muddy Waters - YouTube
Mississippi  |  Chicago, Illinois  |  Music


12533 170401    born 30 March 1968    Celine Dion
Celine Dion - Mini Biography - YouTube
Celine Dion Biography - Biography.com
Celine Dion - Wikipedia 
CC OQ ChLD; born 30 March 1968, a Canadian singer and businesswoman.
Céline Dion - Topic - YouTube
Music  |  Canada


12524 170330    born March 30, 1945    Eric Clapton
Eric Clapton - Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
Top 10 Eric Clapton Songs - YouTube
Eric Clapton - Layla - YouTube
Eric Clapton - Wikipedia 
CBE born 30 March 1945, an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time.
Wonderful tonight - Eric Clapton - YouTube
Music 


12471 170319     R.I.P.    March 18, 2017    Chuck Berry
Chuck Berry, Legend Of Rock 'N' Roll, Dies At 90 | NPR a video
Chuck Berry Homepage
Chuck Berry | Facebook

Chuck Berry - Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com  videos
Chuck Berry - Wikipedia  Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry, October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017, an American guitarist, singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.

Music

12447 170315     born March 14, 1933    Quincy Jones
Quincy Jones - Children's Activist, Music Producer, Television Producer, Songwriter, Trumpet Player - Biography.com
Quincy Jones is best known as a composer and record producer for legendary musicians such as Frank Sinatra, Michael Jackson, Celene Dion and Aretha Franklin.
Music  |  Chicago, Illinois


12329 170218  Top 10 Important Albums in Hip Hop History - YouTube
Top 10 Rap Songs Of All Time (2015) - YouTube
Top 10 Rappers and Hip Hop Artists - YouTube
Top 10 Rappers of the New School - YouTube

Rapping - Wikipedia
Hip hop music - Wikipedia
Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time - Acclaimed Music Forums
Top 10 Rappers of the New School - YouTube

Music

12328 170218     born February 18, 1965    Dr. Dre
Dr. Dre - Music Producer, Rapper - Biography.com
Dr. Dre - Wikipedia 
Andre Romelle Young, born February 18, 1965, better known by his stage name Dr. Dre, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur.
Top 10 Important Albums in Hip Hop History - YouTube

Rapping - Wikipedia
Hip hop music - Wikipedia
N.W.A - Wikipedia
Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time - Acclaimed Music Forums
Top 10 Rappers of the New School - YouTube
Dr. Dre - Still D.R.E. ft. Snoop Dogg - YouTube
Music
  California

12308 170214  Top 50 Songs Of The Week - February 11, 2017 (Billboard Hot 100) - YouTube
Music

12290 170210    born February 8, 1932    John Williams
John Williams - Conductor, Musician, Composer - Biography.com
John Williams - Wikipedia  born February 8, 1932, an American composer, conductor, and pianist. With a career spanning over six decades he has composed some of the most popular and recognizable film scores in cinematic history, to many of the highest-grossing films of all-time, including Jaws, the Star Wars series, Superman, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, the Indiana Jones series, Jurassic Park, Schindler's List, and the first three Harry Potter films.[1] Williams has been associated with director Steven Spielberg since 1974, composing music for all but two of his feature films. ...

John Williams Tribute Medley - YouTube
Music  |  New York
  

12227 170125    born January 24, 1941    Neil Diamond
Neil Diamond - Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
Neil Diamond - Topic - YouTube
Neil Diamond - Wikipedia  born January 24, 1941, an American singer-songwriter, musician and actor.
Neil Diamond. Solitary Man.Documentary. Part 1. - YouTube 1&2  not available: 3 &4
Music
  |  Brooklyn, New York

12124 170102    born December 31, 1943    John Denver
John Denver - Environmental Activist, Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
John Denver - Take Me Home, Country Roads - YouTube
John Denver - Rocky Mountain High - YouTube
John Denver - Wikipedia 
December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997, known professionally as John Denver, was an American musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, activist, actor, and humanitarian, whose greatest commercial success was as a solo singer, starting in the 1970s. He was one of the most popular acoustic artists of the decade and one of its best-selling artists. ...
Music  |  New Mexico     



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