Birthdays in Music in 1973

  • Jan 5 Phil Joel, Australian bassist (Newsboys)
  • Jan 7 Jonna Tervomaa, Finnish singer
  • Jan 9 Sean Paul, reggae singer, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Jan 12 Dan Haseltine, American singer (Jars of Clay)
  • Jan 12 Matt Wong, American musician (Reel Big Fish)
  • Jan 12 Hande Yener, Turkish singer
  • Jan 18 Crispian Mills, vocalist/guitarist (Kula Shaker), born in London, England
  • Jan 19 Antero Manninen, Finnish Cellist
  • Feb 1 Yuri Landman, Experimental musical instrument builder, musician and comic book artist
  • Feb 2 Sergio Gonzalez, rocker (Menudo-Cannonball)
  • Feb 5 Trijntje Oosterhuis, Dutch singer
  • Feb 11 Ethan Iverson, jazz pianist
  • Feb 11 Varg Vikernes, Norwegian musician
  • Feb 21 Heri Joensen, Faroese musician
  • Feb 21 Bowie Tsang, Taiwanese singer and TV host
  • Feb 23 Lars-Olof Johansson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans)
  • Feb 24 James Michael Kennedy, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Feb 25 Justin Jeffre, American singer (98 Degrees)
  • Feb 25 Julio José Iglesias, Spanish singer
  • Feb 27 "Pooh" Clark, rocker (High-5)
  • Mar 1 Carlo Resoort, Dutch DJ and producer (4 Strings)
  • Mar 3 Matthew Marsden, English actor and singer
  • Mar 7 Sébastien Izambard, operatic pop singer (Il Divo)
  • Mar 8 Anneke van Giersbergen, Dutch singer (The Gathering)
  • Mar 10 John LeCompt, American guitarist
  • Mar 13 David Draiman, American musician and songwriter (Disturbed)
  • Mar 16 Brant Bjork, American musician (Kyuss)
  • Mar 22 Beverley Knight, English singer
  • Mar 25 Anders Fridén, Swedish singer (In Flames)
  • Mar 30 DJ AM [ Adam Goldstein], American DJ and musician, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2009)
  • Apr 3 Kelly Price, R&B vocalist (Friend of Mine), born in Queens, New York

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Apr 5 Pharrell Williams, American music producer (The Neptunes), born in Virginia Beach, Virginia

  • Apr 6 Rie Miyazawa, Japanese actress/singer
  • Apr 10 Aidan Moffat, Scottish musician

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Apr 14 Adrien Brody, American actor (The Pianist, The Grand Budapest Hotel), born in NYC, New York

  • Apr 14 David Miller, American tenor (Il Divo)
  • Apr 16 Bonnie Pink, Japanese singer
  • Apr 25 Fredrik Larzon, Swedish drummer (Millencolin)
  • Apr 30 Akon, American R&B Singer
  • May 7 Kristian Lundin, record producer
  • May 14 Shanice, [Wilson], vocalist (Discovery, Loving You), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • May 14 Natalie Appleton, Canadian-born singer
  • May 17 Josh Homme, American musician and songwriter
  • May 17 Steve Barakatt, Canadian composer
  • May 20 Elsa Lunghini, French singer and actress
  • May 24 Ruslana, Ukrainian singer
  • May 29 Mark Lee, American musician (guitarist for Third Day)
  • Jun 5 Daniel Gildenlöw, Swedish musician and songwriter
  • Jun 10 Faith Evans, American singer
  • Jun 13 Ville Laihiala, Finnish musician (Sentenced, Poisonblack)
  • Jun 13 Kasia Kowalska, Polish pop rock singer
  • Jun 14 Ceca Raznatovic, Serbian singer
  • Jun 20 Chino Moreno, American musician (Deftones)
  • Jun 23 Marie N, Latvian singer
  • Jun 26 Gretchen Wilson, American singer
  • Jun 26 Jussi Sydänmaa, Finnish musician (Lordi)
  • Jul 4 Gackt, Japanese singer
  • Jul 5 Bengt Lagerberg, Swedish musician (The Cardigans)
  • Jul 5 Róisín Murphy, Irish musician
  • Jul 11 Andrew Bird, American musician
  • Jul 15 John Dolmayan, Lebanese-born drummer (System of a Down)
  • Jul 17 Tony Dovolani, Albanian ballroom dancer
  • Jul 19 Martin Powell, English musician (Cradle of Filth)
  • Jul 22 Daniel Jones, Australian musician (Savage Garden)
  • Jul 22 Rufus Wainwright, Canadian American singer, born in Rhinebeck, New York
  • Jul 23 Francis Healy, Scottish rock musician (Travis)
  • Jul 23 Himesh Reshammiya, Indian Bollywood composer, singer and actor.
  • Jul 25 Dani Filth, British singer (Cradle of Filth)
  • Jul 27 Abe Cunningham, American musician (Deftones)
  • Jul 29 Wanya Morris, [Squirt], rapper (Boyz II Men), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 30 Sonu Nigam, Indian singer/actor
  • Jul 31 Jerry Rivera, Puerto Rico, spanish singer
  • Aug 8 Scott Stapp, American singer (Creed)
  • Aug 14 Daisuke Ishiwatari, Japanese game developer and composer
  • Aug 22 Howie Dorough, American singer (Backstreet Boys)
  • Aug 28 DJ Assault, American musician
  • Aug 29 Vincent Cavanagh, English rock musician (Anathema), born in Liverpool, England
  • Sep 1 J. D. Fortune, Canadian singer (INXS)
  • Sep 3 Norihiko Hibino, Japanese composer
  • Sep 13 Kelly Chen, Chinese singer
  • Sep 18 Ami Onuki, Japanese singer (Puffy AmiYumi)
  • Sep 19 Jeremy Jordan, American singer and actor, born in Hammond, Indiana
  • Sep 23 Ingrid Fliter, Argentinian pianist
  • Sep 26 Marty Casey, American singer (Lovehammers)
  • Sep 27 Chris Demakes, American singer/guitarist (Less Than Jake)
  • Sep 28 Jori Hulkkonen, Finnish electronic musician
  • Sep 29 Scout Niblett, British singer/songwriter
  • Oct 2 Lene, Norwegian singer (Aqua)
  • Oct 9 Terry Balsamo, American guitarist
  • Oct 9 Fabio Lione, Italian musician (Rhapsody)
  • Oct 11 Mike Smith, American guitarist (Snot, Limp Bizkit)
  • Oct 15 Dax Riggs, American musician
  • Oct 21 Lera Auerbach, Russian composer
  • Oct 21 Charlie Lowell, American Musician
  • Nov 3 Kirk Jones (Sticky Fingaz), American musician
  • Nov 3 Mick Thomson, American guitarist (Slipknot)
  • Nov 9 Nick Lachey, American singer
  • Nov 10 Khiry Abdul Samad, rocker (Boys-Dial My Heart, Lucky Charm), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 13 Ari Hoenig, American jazz drummer
  • Nov 14 Moka Only, Canadian musician
  • Nov 18 Steve Christopher Petree, Oklahoma, rocker (PC Quest-Can You See)
  • Nov 28 Jade Puget, American musician (AFI)
  • Nov 30 John Moyer, American bassist (Disturbed)
  • Dec 1 Jon Theodore, American musician
  • Dec 4 Racci Shay, American Musician
  • Dec 4 Ferry Corsten, Dutch musician and DJ
  • Dec 4 Kate Rusby, English folk singer
  • Dec 8 Corey Taylor, American singer (Slipknot, Stone Sour)
  • Dec 14 Tia Texada, American actress and singer
  • Dec 21 Karmen Stavec, German-born Slovenian singer
  • Dec 27 Kristoffer Zegers, Dutch composer
  • Dec 28 Herborg Kråkevik, Norwegian singer and actress
  • Dec 31 Malcolm Middleton, Scottish musician (Arab Strap)