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Number of Records Matching Query: 118
 
JEAN STAFFORD
 
Date Born: Sunday 1 January 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: From the rural district of Meander in Northern Tasmania to Nashville Tennessee - the Country Music Capital of the World Jean Stafford triumphed on a remarkable journey.

MORGAN FISHER
 
Date Born: Sunday 1 January 1950
 
Description: Organ, UK
 
Summary: Fisher played the organ with the soul / pop band, The Soul Survivors, who in 1967 were renamed The Love Affair. They had a number one hit in 1968 with "Everlasting Love".

BARBARA ORBISON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 10 January 1950
 
Description: Entrepreneur, Music Producer, Publisher
 
Summary: She produced Damien Leith's album, Roy: A Tribute To Roy Orbison, which was released by Sony BMG in Australia on April 15, 2011 to coincide with what would have been Roy Orbison's 75th birthday.

BOB KULICK
 
Date Born: Monday 16 January 1950
 
Description: Producer, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Bob Kulick has been a member of the Neverland Express, Meat Loaf's touring band, on and off for years, and has appeared on several Meat Loaf albums, most notably on 1984's "Bad Attitude".

DAMO SUZUKI
 
Date Born: Monday 16 January 1950
 
Description: Vocalist. Japan
 
Summary: A German Based Rock Group.

BILLY OCEAN
 
Date Born: Saturday 21 January 1950
 
Description: Vocalist,UK
 
Summary: A Grammy Award winning popular music performer who had a string of rhythm and blues international pop hits in the 1970s and 1980s.

BILL CUNNINGHAM
 
Date Born: Monday 23 January 1950
 
Description: Bassist, keyboardist, USA
 
Summary: Bill remained a member of the Box Tops until September of 1969, when he decided to return to school to get a music degree in performance of the upright bass.

BARBI BENTON
 
Date Born: Saturday 28 January 1950
 
Description: Actress, Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Benton a recording artist with some success. Her 1975 record, "Brass Buckles," was a top five hit on Billboard's country singles chart.

MAX CARL
 
Date Born: Sunday 29 January 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: In addition to performing, Carl also found time during the mid-80s to compose tunes for various movie soundtracks, performing on many of them as well. Films such as Police Academy (1984) and Doin' Time (1985) include his compositions.

MIKE CAMPBELL
 
Date Born: Wednesday 1 February 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, USA

MIKE CAMPBELL
 
Date Born: Wednesday 1 February 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: He produced four songs on Roy Orbison's Mystery Girl album

MORGAN FAIRCHILD
 
Date Born: Friday 3 February 1950
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Born Patsy to Martha Jane a high school English teacher, and Edward Milton McClenny.

MIKE BATT
 
Date Born: Monday 6 February 1950
 
Description: Producer, Singer, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Batt began his career in pop music at the age of eighteen as a signed artist with Liberty Records, having answered the same advertisement as Elton John and Bernie Taupin placed by Ray Williams in the New Musical Express. PNA

NATALIE COLE
 
Date Born: Monday 6 February 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Natalie Cole is the daughter of noted crooner Nat King Cole. In several interviews, Cole talked about her upbringing. she was raised in an affluent area of Los Angeles, and her family, which she has referred to as "the black Kennedys," lived just a few doors down from the California governor. This became a problem with the white neibourhood as Nat King Cole revealed in many interviews.

TED TURNER
 
Date Born: Wednesday 8 February 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Ted Turner, born 2 August 1950, Yardley, Birmingham. guitarist and vocalist with the rock band, Wishbone Ash.

STEVE HACKETT
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 February 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: His first recording work came in 1970, as a member of Quiet World, a band that included younger brother John Hackett on flute.

CYBILL SHEPHERD
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 February 1950
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Star of The TV series ’Moonlighting’ with co star Bruce Willis.She dated Elvis Presley in the early 1970s and cared for him but could not handle his dependence on drugs and ultimately chose her boyfriend, film director Peter Bogdanovich, over Presley. P/A

SUSAN COWAN
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 February 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Canada
 
Summary: Born in Ontario but later moved to Nova Scotia with her family.

ANDY POWELL
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 February 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Has appeared on recordings of both Ringo Starr and George Harrison. P/A

GEORGE THOROGOOD
 
Date Born: Friday 24 February 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA
 
Summary: The song 'Who Do You Love', another hit of the driving sound of Thorogood in 1979.

EMITT RHODES
 
Date Born: Saturday 25 February 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Record Producer, Dancer, USA
 
Summary: Considered by many as "the one man Beatles," his solo recordings of the early 1970s show a clear Paul McCartney influence in both vocals and musicianship.

JONATHAN CAIN
 
Date Born: Sunday 26 February 1950
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Keyboardist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Cain released his first record as the Jonathan Cain Band, Windy City Breakdown, in 1976 on Bearsville Records.

BELINDA GIBLIN
 
Date Born: Thursday 2 March 1950
 
Description: Actress, Australia
 
Summary: She played Kay Webster in the risqué, satirical 1970s soap opera The Box, and the scheming Alison Carr in the 1980s melodrama Sons and Daughters.

KAREN CARPENTER
 
Date Born: Thursday 2 March 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Dummer, USA
 
Summary: Carpenter was born in New Haven, Connecticut to Agnes Reuwer Tatum and Harold Bertram Carpenter.

TED McKENNA
 
Date Born: Friday 10 March 1950
 
Description: Drummer, Scotland
 
Summary: He additionally worked as a session musician with Greg Lake, the Michael Schenker Group in 1982

BOBBY MCFERRIN
 
Date Born: Saturday 11 March 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: McFerrin was born in Manhattan, New York, the son of the late operatic baritone Robert McFerrin, and aspiring singer Sarah Cooper.

JON PROVOST
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 March 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: At the age of four, Provost was cast in the film The Country Girl (1954), starring Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly. He then appeared in Back from Eternity (1956) with Anita Ekberg and Escapade in Japan (1957), again with Ekberg and an unknown (and uncredited) Clint Eastwood.

WILLIAM H MACY
 
Date Born: Monday 13 March 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Macy may be best known for his lead role in Fargo, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award.

TERRY WILSHIRE
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 March 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, Guitarist, Australia.
 
Summary: Terry was one of Adelaides better known entertainers during the sixties through to the late nineties.

CARL PALMER
 
Date Born: Monday 20 March 1950
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: He is often credited as one of the most respected and influential Rock drummers of all time.

WILLIAM HURT
 
Date Born: Monday 20 March 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Hurt received Best Supporting Actor accolades for the role from the Los Angeles Film Critics circle and the New York Film Critics Circle.

MARY TAMM
 
Date Born: Wednesday 22 March 1950
 
Description: Actress. UK
 
Summary: She was a graduate and an associate member of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

MARTIN SHORT
 
Date Born: Sunday 26 March 1950
 
Description: Comedian, Actor, Writer, Singer, Producer
 
Summary: The youngest of five children, Short was born to Charles and Olive Short. His father, an executive with Stelco, a Canadian steel company, came to North America in 1921.His mother, who was the concertmaster of the Hamilton Symphony Orchestra, encouraged his early creative endeavours.

TEDDY PENDERGRASS
 
Date Born: Sunday 26 March 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: He was involved in a car accident in 1982 in Philadelphia which laft him parylized from the waist down.

DAVE BALL
 
Date Born: Thursday 30 March 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: David J Ball became a member of "Procol Harum", "Big Bertha", and afterwards played with Long John Baldry.

LENE LOVICH
 
Date Born: Thursday 30 March 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Lovich was born Lili-Marlene Premilovich in Detroit, Michigan to a British mother and a Serbian father.

ROBBIE COLTRANE
 
Date Born: Thursday 30 March 1950
 
Description: Actor
 
Summary: Coltrane moved into acting in his early twenties, taking the stage name Coltrane (in tribute to jazz saxophonist John Coltrane) and working in theatre and stand-up comedy.

AGNETHA FALTSKOG
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 April 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Sweden
 
Summary: Agnetha often said that female singers such as Connie Francis, Marianne Faithfull, Aretha Franklin and Lesley Gore were among her strongest influences.

HARPO
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 April 1950
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Sweden
 
Summary: Harpo released his first two singles in 1973 - "Honolulu" and "Sayonara".

EDDIE HAZEL
 
Date Born: Monday 10 April 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Also sessions guitarist for Motown backing the likes of ’The Temptations’ etc.

ERNEST STEWART
 
Date Born: Monday 10 April 1950
 
Description: Keyboardist, USA
 
Summary: A one time member of ’Rory and The Hurricanes’

DAVID CASSIDY
 
Date Born: Wednesday 12 April 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor , USA
 
Summary: David Cassidy was born in New York, New York, the son of Irish American actor Jack Cassidy and actress Evelyn Ward. He has three half brothers, Shaun Cassidy, Patrick Cassidy and Ryan Cassidy, who were born after his father married actress Shirley Jones.

COLLEEN HEWETT
 
Date Born: Sunday 16 April 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Australia

STEVW FERRONE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 April 1950
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Ferrone played with the band Bloodstone, appearing on their 1975 album Riddle of the Sphinx. He then began playing with Brian Auger's band Oblivion Express, which had previously featured drummer Robbie McIntosh.

LOU GRAMM
 
Date Born: Tuesday 2 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: An original member of the group formed in 1976, New York City. Also member of group ’Black Sheep’.

MARY HOPKIN
 
Date Born: Wednesday 3 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Wales
 
Summary: Mary was born in Wales to a Welsh speaking family and began her musical career as a folk singer with a local group called the Selby Set and Mary.

GARY HOLT
 
Date Born: Thursday 4 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: After guitarist Tim Agnello left Exodus in 1981, Gary Holt joined the band and has been the main songwriter and the most senior member of the group ever since.

MARTY RHONE
 
Date Born: Sunday 7 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Marty is well known to Australian audiences as a popular singer and entertainer.

BILLY SQUIRE
 
Date Born: Friday 12 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: An American vocalist and songwriter and rock musician.

DANNY KIRWAN
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 May 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Kirwan's first recorded work with the band was on the huge instrumental hit single "Albatross".

PETER GABRIEL
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalists, UK
 
Summary: Formed ’GENESIS’ singing lead from 1966 to 1975.

STEVIE WONDER
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 May 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Keyboardist, USA
 
Summary: Originally named "Little Stevie Wonder"in the sixties is very much larger than life.

ART GRANT
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 May 1950
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Broughton Band, founded in 1968 in Warwick, England, is an English progressive rock group.

BERNIE TAUPIN
 
Date Born: Monday 22 May 1950
 
Description: Composer, Lyricist, UK
 
Summary: In 1967, he answered an advertisement for talent placed in the New Musical Express by Liberty records A&R man Ray Williams. Thus began the famous and well-loved songwriting team of Elton John and Bernie Taupin. The pair have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date.

CHARLENE
 
Date Born: Thursday 1 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer
 
Summary: Her career began doing commercials and demos in California. She also was backup singer for Petula Clark.

WAYNE NELSON
 
Date Born: Thursday 1 June 1950
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: An American musician best known for being a member of the famed Australian rock band, "Little River Band".

DENIECE WILLIAMS
 
Date Born: Saturday 3 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Born June Deniece Chandler in 1950 in Gary, Indiana, Williams career began in the 1970s when she became a backup vocalist for Stevie Wonder as part of "Wonderlove", along with Minnie Riperton.

SUZI QUATRO
 
Date Born: Saturday 3 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Bassist
 
Summary: Suzi Quatro was one of the first female rock stars to make a name world wide.

TREVOR BOLDER
 
Date Born: Friday 9 June 1950
 
Description: Bassist, Record producerUK
 
Summary: Long association with Uriah Heep, although he has played alongside a variety of musicians since the early 1970s.

LYNSEY DE PAUL
 
Date Born: Sunday 11 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, UK
 
Summary: She was the first woman to be awarded an Ivor Novello Award for this ballad, which provided her with another UK Top 20 hit.

NODDY HOLDER
 
Date Born: Thursday 15 June 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: The son of a window cleaner, Noddy Holder attended the T. P. Riley Comprehensive School and passed 6 GCE O-level exams. He left school at 17 half way through his A level course to work in the office of a local car components firm.

GARRY ROBERTS
 
Date Born: Friday 16 June 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, Ireland
 
Summary: Member and Guitarist of Irish band "The Boomtown Rats" Formed - 1975 in Ireland. An original member of the group.

ANN WILSON
 
Date Born: Monday 19 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Flautist, USA
 
Summary: In 1974, Ann's younger sister Nancy joined Heart. The band moved to Canada, and cut their first album Dreamboat Annie in Vancouver in 1975.

JOHN PAUL YOUNG
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia,
 
Summary: On 27 August 2009, Young was inducted into the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Hall of Fame alongside Kev Carmody, The Dingoes, Little Pattie and Mental As Anything.

JOHN HUGHES
 
Date Born: Friday 23 June 1950
 
Description: Management
 
Summary: In 1991 Hughes started a band called Hughes Version featuring Jim Corr on keyboards.

DEREK LONGMUIR
 
Date Born: Monday 26 June 1950
 
Description: Drummer, Scotland
 
Summary: He appeared on each of the band's nine studio albums through to 1981

PHYLLIS HYMAN
 
Date Born: Friday 30 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress USA
 
Summary: Phyllis Hyman was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and grew up in the St. Clair Village, the South Hills section of Pittsburgh.

ANDY ELLISON
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Lead singer of Radio Stars, a punk rock band, had only one UK Top 40 hit, "Nervous Wreck" in early 1978.

HUEY LEWIS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Lewis was born in New York City and raised in Marin County, California. His father was an Irish American from Boston and his mother, Magda Cregg, was a Polish refugee.

GREG KIHN
 
Date Born: Monday 10 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Novelist, USA
 
Summary: Greg's son Ry Kihn named for guitarist Ry Cooder sometimes plays with his dad's band, as well as a band of his own, Big Fun USA.

ANDY NEWMARK
 
Date Born: Friday 14 July 1950
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Hired to replace Gerry Gibson, who in turn had replaced founding Family Stone member Gregg Errico, Newmark was invited to audition for Sly Stone by Family Stone

DAMON HARRIS
 
Date Born: Monday 17 July 1950
 
Description: Singer, USA
 
Summary: As a teenager Harris had formed a Temptations tribute band named The Young Tempts (aka The Young Vandals).

ROB GUEST
 
Date Born: Monday 17 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Australia
 
Summary: Rob Guest was born in Birmingham, England. The family moved to New Zealand when the young Guest was 13; they went to Canada for a time, but returned to Auckland, where he attended Mt Albert Grammar School and Avondale College.

GLENN HUGHES
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Hughes had the bass voice of the vocal group. He would be mainly seen witha headband, moudtache dressed in a leather outfit to match the Biker that he was in the group.

CHRIS TOWNSON
 
Date Born: Monday 24 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: He is the only drummer ever to replace Keith Moon on a Who tour while Moon was still alive.

MARK CLARKE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 July 1950
 
Description: Bass Player
 
Summary: A former member of Colosseum and Uriah Heep. He was the bass guitarist for Colosseum from 1970 until 1972 (and from 1994 after Colosseum's reunion

SUSAN GEORGE
 
Date Born: Wednesday 26 July 1950
 
Description: Actress, UK
 
Summary: TV appearances, such as in an episode of The Persuaders (1971) with Roger Moore and Tony Curtis.

KATE BUSH
 
Date Born: Sunday 30 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, UK
 
Summary: Bush was born to English physician Robert Bush and his Irish wife Hannah. She was raised in their farmhouse in East Wickham with her older brothers, John and Paddy.

JOHN LANDIS
 
Date Born: Thursday 3 August 1950
 
Description: Actor, Film Director, USA
 
Summary: Landis was born the son of Shirley Levine and Marshall David Landis, an interior decorator. Although he is mostly known for his influential comedies and his music videos with Michael Jackson

RODNEY CROWELL
 
Date Born: Monday 7 August 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer USA
 
Summary: Crowell was born in Houston, Texas to James Walter Crowell and Addie Cauzette Willoughby

ERIC BRAUNN
 
Date Born: Friday 11 August 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida sold over 20 million copies, went platinum and stayed on Billboard magazine's charts for over a year.

PETER FRAMPTON
 
Date Born: Saturday 12 August 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: By the age of ten, Frampton played in a band called The Little Ravens. Both he and David Bowie were pupils at Bromley Technical School where Frampton's father, Owen Frampton, was an art teacher.

GRAHAM BIDSTRUP
 
Date Born: Wednesday 30 August 1950
 
Description: Drummer, Australia
 
Summary: By the age of fourteen he was playing drums semi-professionally in and around Adelaide.

DON POWELL
 
Date Born: Sunday 10 September 1950
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: He co wrote a number of Slade's earlier songs

JOE PERRY
 
Date Born: Sunday 10 September 1950
 
Description: Guitarist , USA
 
Summary: The main guitar associated with Joe Perry is the Gibson Les Paul.

PAUL KOSSOFF
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 September 1950
 
Description: Guitarist
 
Summary: A British Blues Rock Band, mainly noted for their hit ’All Right Now’ - 1970.

BILLY RUSH MASTERS
 
Date Born: Friday 15 September 1950
 
Description: Composer, Arranger. Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: He began playing guitar at age five and by high school he was teaching and had already formed a couple of rock bands.

BILL MURRAY
 
Date Born: Thursday 21 September 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Murray, the fifth of nine children, was born to Lucille, a mail room clerk, and Edward J. Murray II, a lumber salesman.

LINDA LEWIS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 27 September 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, UK
 
Summary: Soul singer and R&B singer with a background of Jamaican parents her natural influence was of Calypso Music. Linda Lewis has a five octave vocal range.

ROBBIE McINTOSH
 
Date Born: Thursday 28 September 1950
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: McIntosh began his musical career with the Rhythm and Blues group The Senate in the late-1960s.

RANDY QUAID
 
Date Born: Sunday 1 October 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Quaid was born the son of Juanita Bonniedale "Nita", a real estate agent, and William Rudy Quaid. He is the elder brother of fellow actor Dennis Quaid.

MIKE RUTHERFORD
 
Date Born: Monday 2 October 1950
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Rutherford's bass lines are well known for being tastefully constructed as well as showing a great deal of technical innovation and skill. His bass lines from early Genesis were especially impressive in the rising progressive rock movement.

JEFF CONWAY
 
Date Born: Thursday 5 October 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: An American actor, best known for his roles in the movie Grease, and the US TV series Taxi and Babylon 5.

GRAHAM GOULD
 
Date Born: Tuesday 10 October 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, Bass, Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Graham began guitar at the age of nine, He was Weaned on the hit's of the day which were mainly rockabilly etc.

ANDREW WOOLFOLK
 
Date Born: Wednesday 11 October 1950
 
Description: Flautist, Percussionist, Saxophonist
 
Summary: Known for his work with the 1970s funk/soul group, Earth, Wind & Fire.

SUSAN ANTON
 
Date Born: Thursday 12 October 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: She first experienced fame by winning the Miss California contest in 1969. She was second runner-up in the Miss America pageant that year.

TOM PETTY
 
Date Born: Friday 20 October 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: One of his first guitar teachers was Don Felder, a fellow Gainesville resident, who would later join The Eagles.

CHRIS NORMAN
 
Date Born: Wednesday 25 October 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Norman was born in Redcar, North Yorkshire. His parents did not intend that he should pursue a stage career, but when he was just three years old, he decided to walk on stage and join the finale line-up for the show in which his parents were appearing.

JANE PAULEY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 31 October 1950
 
Description: Television Host, USA
 
Summary: She is most known for her 13-year tenure on NBC's Today program and later 12 years of Dateline NBC, and has acknowledged publicly her struggle with mental health and bipolar disorder.

JOHN CANDY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 31 October 1950
 
Description: Actor, Canada
 
Summary: The son of Evangeline and Sidney James Candy. He had an older brother, Jim. His father died of a heart attack at 35 and his father's father had also died of heart attack at a young age.

DAN PEEK
 
Date Born: Wednesday 1 November 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Best known as a member of the rock band America from 1970 to 1977, together with Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell. He was also a "pioneer in contemporary Christian music."

CHRIS GLEN
 
Date Born: Monday 6 November 1950
 
Description: Bassist, Scotland
 
Summary: A Scottish bass guitarist who has played in The Jade, Tear Gas, The Party Boys

BARBARA FAIRCHILD
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 November 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer. USA
 
Summary: Barbara started her career at a very young age singing country music. She cut her very first single at only 15 years old.

GRAHAM PARKER
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 November 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: published a set of short stories, Carp Fishing on Valium, in June 2000.

GARY GREEN
 
Date Born: Monday 20 November 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Green was with the band from the debut album Gentle Giant all the way to the last album Civilian.

LIVINGSTON TAYLOR
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 November 1950
 
Description: Vocal, Guitarist, Songwriter
 
Summary: He briefly attended the Westtown School in Pennsylvania. He is the brother of famous singer-songwriter James Taylor.

STEPHEN GEYER
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 November 1950
 
Description: Composer, Arranger, Musician, USA
 
Summary: The writer of hit songs, popular TV themes, TV and film scripts, a non-fiction author, and studio and performance guitarist.

TINA WEYMOUTH
 
Date Born: Wednesday 22 November 1950
 
Description: Bassist, Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Weymouth is of French heritage on her mother's side.Known as a founding member and bassist of the influential New Wave group Talking Heads.

ED HARRIS
 
Date Born: Tuesday 28 November 1950
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: By transforming into his characters and pulling the audience in, Ed Harris has earned the reputation as one of the most talented actors of our time.

ROSS HANNAFORD
 
Date Born: Friday 1 December 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: While as a teenager Hannaford and Ross Wilson formed their first band in Melbourne, Australia called 'Tha Pink Finks'.

BARRY BLUE
 
Date Born: Monday 4 December 1950
 
Description: Singer, producer, songwriter
 
Summary: He is best known for his hit songs, "Dancin' (on a Saturday Night)"

THE HOWIE BROTHERS
 
Date Born: Friday 8 December 1950
 
Description: Piano Accordian, Gutar, Vocals
 
Summary: John and Graeme brothers born in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia.

JOAN ARMATRADING
 
Date Born: Saturday 9 December 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter,Pianist and Guitarist.
 
Summary: In the early 1970s, Armatrading moved to London to perform in a repertory production of Hair.

DAVEY O’LIST
 
Date Born: Wednesday 13 December 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Musician who has worked with ’ROXY MUSIC’ and ’ATTACK’ and ’NICE’

ROSS RYAN
 
Date Born: Wednesday 13 December 1950
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Producer, Web Designer, USA
 
Summary: Ross made his first recording while in High school called 'Christine'.

RANDY CASTILLO
 
Date Born: Monday 18 December 1950
 
Description: Drummer, Composer, New Mexico
 
Summary: His first band experience was at West Mesa High School, Playing in the jazz band, orchestra and marching band.

MERRY CLAYTON
 
Date Born: Monday 25 December 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

ALEX CHILTON
 
Date Born: Thursday 28 December 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Chilton grew up in a musical family; his father, Sidney Chilton, was a jazz musician. A local band recruited the teenager in 1966 as their lead singer.

 
 
 
 

 
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