Birthdays in Music in August 1974

  • Aug 1 Chris Shinn, American singer-songwriter (Live, Unified Theory), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Aug 2 Jeremy Castle, Oklahoma country singer and songwriter
  • Aug 11 Hadiqa Kiyani, Pakistani pop star
  • Aug 14 Martin Bulloch, Scottish musician (Mogwai)
  • Aug 14 Ana Matronic, American singer (Scissor Sisters)
  • Aug 17 Tony Hajjar, Lebanese musician (At the Drive-In, Sparta)
  • Aug 20 Maxim Vengerov, Russian violinist
  • Aug 20 Amy Adams, American actress and singer (Arrival, Man of Steel, American Hustle), born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy
  • Aug 20 Big Moe, American rapper (d. 2007)
  • Aug 20 Andy Strachan, Australian musician (The Living End)
  • Aug 22 Stefano Verderi, Italian guitarist (Le Vibrazioni), born in Milan, Italy
  • Aug 23 Shifty, American musician (Crazy Town)
  • Aug 24 Orla Fallon, Irish Vocalist for Celtic Woman, born in Knockananna, County Wicklow, Ireland
  • Aug 28 Takahito Eguchi, Japanese composer
  • Aug 29 Kumi Tanioka, Japanese composer
  • Aug 30 Matt Bongiovi, heavy metal rocker (cousin of Jon Bon Jovi)
  • Aug 30 Aaron Barrett, Lead singer/guitarist of Reel Big Fish
  • Aug 30 Rich Cronin, US singer songwriter (Lyte Funkie Ones), born in Boston, Massachusetts