Singers in History (Part 23)

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

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  • 1961-01-27 Margo Timmins, singer (Cowboy Junkies)
  • 1961-02-03 Linda Eder, American singer
  • 1961-02-08 Vince Neil, American singer (Mötley Crüe)
  • 1961-02-14 Latifa, Tunisian singer
  • 1961-02-24 Persijn "Dakota" Joling, Dutch rock guitarist/singer (Pilgrims-Red)
  • 1961-03-01 Davis Daniel, country singer, born in Arlington Heights, Illinois
  • 1961-03-05 Dan Stuart, US singer/songwriter (Green on Red)
  • 1961-04-13 Tammy Stephens, singer (Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel), born in Arlington, Texas
  • 1961-04-16 Doris Dragović, Croatian singer
  • 1961-05-04 Jay Aston, English singer (Bucks Fizz), born in Purley, Surrey

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1961-05-17 Enya [Eithne Ní Bhraonáin], Irish singer and songwriter (A Day Without Rain), born in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter Enya
  • 1961-05-22 Dana Williams, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1961-05-29 Melissa Etheridge, US singer/songwriter/guitarist (Never Enough)
  • 1961-06-06 Tom Araya, Chilean American musician (bass guitarist and lead singer of American thrash metal band Slayer), born in Viña del Mar, Chile
  • 1961-06-10 Maxi Priest, [Max Elliott], Jamaican/English singer (Wild World)
  • 1961-06-14 Boy George [O'Dowd], British singer-songwriter (Culture Club), born in Bexley, Kent, England
  • 1961-06-15 Yoshimi Iwasaki, Japanese singer/actress
  • 1961-06-26 Terri Nunn, American singer (Berlin-Take My Breath Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-07-08 Toby Keith, American singer
  • 1961-07-10 Jacky Cheung, Hong Kong singer and actor
  • 1961-07-21 Amar Singh Chamkila, Punjabi folk singer
  • 1961-07-22 Keith Sweat, American singer
  • 1961-08-25 Billy Ray Cyrus, country singer (Achy Breaky Heart), born in Flatwoods, Kentucky
  • 1961-08-26 Jimmy Olander, Palos Verdes Cal, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in Middle)
  • 1961-08-28 Kim Appleby, Stoke Newington, English singer (Mel & Kim-Coming to America), born in London, England
  • 1961-09-11 Elizabeth Daily, American actress and singer (Buttercup-The Powerpuff Girls), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-12 Mylene Farmer, french singer (Cendres de Lune), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1961-09-12 Kathem Al Saher, Iraqi singer
  • 1961-09-16 Bilinda Butcher, British singer (My Bloody Valentine)
  • 1961-09-17 Ty Tabor, American guitarist and singer (King's X)
  • 1961-09-27 Andy Lau, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • 1961-09-30 Sally Yeh, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • 1961-10-04 John Secada, Cuban American singer-songwriter, born in Havana, Cuba
  • 1961-10-07 Brian Mannix, Australian singer and actor
  • 1961-10-11 Amr Diab, Egyptian singer
  • 1961-11-02 K.D. Lang [Kathy Dawn], Consort Alberta, Canadian country singer
  • 1961-11-06 Florent Pagny, French songwriter and singer
  • 1961-11-08 Leif Garrett, singer/actor (Devil x 5, 3 for the Road), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1961-11-10 Junior, [Norman Giscombe], R&B singer (Mama used to Say)
  • 1961-11-16 Corinne Hermès, French singer
  • 1961-11-28 Patty Zomer, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
  • 1961-12-07 Lisa Fischer, American R&B singer
  • 1961-12-12 Daniel O'Donnell, Donegal, Ireland, singer/Television presented
  • 1961-12-20 Mohammad Fouad, Arab singer and actor
  • 1961-12-29 Jim Reid, Scottish singer (The Jesus and Mary Chain, Freeheat)
  • 1962-01-16 Maxine Jones, American R&B singer (En Vogue), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1962-01-28 Sam Phillips, singer/actress (Die Hard with a Vengeance)

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1962-02-11 Sheryl Crow, American singer-songwriter (All I Want to Do-Grammy 1995), born in Kennett, Missouri

Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow
Sheryl Crow
  • 1962-02-24 Michelle Shocked, singer/musician
  • 1962-03-10 Seiko Matsuda, Japanese pop singer
  • 1962-04-02 Billy Dean, Quincy Fla, country singer (Billy the Kid)
  • 1962-04-15 Surjit Bindrakhia, Punjabi Bhangra singer
  • 1962-04-26 Michael Damian, American actor (Young & Restless) and singer (Rock on), born in San Diego, California
  • 1962-05-04 Oleta Adams, American singer
  • 1962-05-09 John Corbett, actor/singer (Northern Exposure, Sex and the City), born in Wheeling, West Virginia
  • 1962-05-18 Nanne Grönvall, Swedish singer
  • 1962-05-18 Sandra Cretu, German singer
  • 1962-05-26 Colin Vearncombe, singer-songwriter (Black-Wonderful Like), born in Liverpool, Merseyside (d. 2016)
  • 1962-06-04 John P. Kee, American Gospel singer
  • 1962-06-17 Michael Monroe, Finnish singer (Hanoi Rocks)

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1962-06-19 Paula Abdul, American singer-songwriter, choreographer (Straight Up) and TV personality (American Idol), born in San Fernando, California

Singer & Judge of American Idol Paula Abdul
Singer & Judge of American Idol
Paula Abdul
  • 1962-07-13 Rhonda Vincent, American singer
  • 1962-07-22 Martine St. Clair, Canadian singer
  • 1962-07-28 Rachel Sweet, American singer, born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1962-08-03 Lucky Dube, South African reggae singer
  • 1962-08-07 Bruno Pelletier, Québécois singer
  • 1962-09-08 René Klijn, [Dorian], singer (Mr Blue)
  • 1962-09-12 Dino Merlin, Bosnian singer
  • 1962-09-28 Luis Enrique, spanish singer (Luces del Alma)
  • 1962-09-30 Shaan [Shantanu Mukherjee], Indian singer, born in Khandwa
  • 1962-10-20 Steven R "Randy" Jackson, US percussionist/singer (Enjoy Yourself)
  • 1962-11-02 Andrew Elt, singer (Sleeze Beez)
  • 1962-11-06 Aznil Nawawi, Malaysian host, actor and singer
  • 1962-11-17 Dédé Fortin, Quebec singer (Les Colocs) (d. 2000)
  • 1962-12-11 Nele Karajlić, Bosnian singer
  • 1962-12-18 Renaldo Lapuz, Filipino-American Singer
  • 1962-12-21 Christy Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)
  • 1963-01-04 Till Lindemann, German singer (Rammstein)
  • 1963-01-05 Rick Ambrose, singer (Jewel)
  • 1963-01-17 Kai Hansen, German singer and guitarist (Gamma Ray)
  • 1963-01-19 Caron Wheeler, English singer (Soul II Soul-Keep on Movin')
  • 1963-02-02 Eva Cassidy, American singer, born in Washington D.C (d. 1996)
  • 1963-02-14 D'Wayne Wiggins, singer (Tony! Toni! Tone!)

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1963-02-19 Seal, English singer-songwriter (Killer, Crazy, Kiss by a Rose), born in London

Musician & Songwriter Seal
Musician & Songwriter
  • 1963-03-01 Thomas Anders, German singer (Modern Talking)
  • 1963-03-04 Janey Lee Grace, English singer, author, television presenter and radio disc jockey
  • 1963-03-07 Denyce Graves, American singer
  • 1963-03-18 Vanessa L Williams, Millwood NY, Actress, singer and 1st African American Miss America (1983)
  • 1963-04-08 Julian Lennon, singer (Too Late for Goodbyes) and son of John, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1963-04-16 Jimmy Osmond, singer (Donnie & Marie), born in Ogden, Utah
  • 1963-04-24 Mano Solo [Emmanuel Cabut], French singer, born in Châlons-sur-Marne (d. 2010)
  • 1963-05-05 James LaBrie, Canadian singer (Dream Theater)
  • 1963-05-09 Sanja Doležal, Croatian singer (Novi fosili)
  • 1963-05-12 Charles Pettigrew, American singer (Charles and Eddie) (d. 2001)
  • 1963-05-24 Kathy Leander, Swiss singer
  • 1963-05-29 Blaze Bayley, British singer (ex-Iron Maiden)
  • 1963-06-08 Keti Garbi, Greek singer

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1963-06-25 George Michael [Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou], English singer-songwriter and pop superstar (Wham!, I Want Your Sex), born in London, England (d. 2016)

Pop Superstar George Michael
Pop Superstar
George Michael
  • 1963-06-26 Harriet Wheeler, English pop singer/composer (The Sundays)
  • 1963-07-05 Russ Lorenson, American singer and actor

Weddings in Music

Divorces in Music

Deaths in Music