Birthdays in Music in 1975

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 2 Chris Cheney, Australian musician (The Living End)
  • Jan 2 Doug Robb, American singer (Hoobastank)
  • Jan 6 Yukana, Japanese voicer actress & singer, born in Futtsu, Japan
  • Jan 8 DJ Clue, American DJ & producer, born in New York City, New York
  • Jan 8 Harris Jayaraj, Indian music composer, born in Chennai, India
  • Jan 10 Shannon Kavanaugh, American rocker (Ivory Soul), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 12 Chase Hampton, American rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Jan 12 Jason Freese, American musician, born in Orange County, California
  • Jan 17 Tom Jenkinson, English musician (Squarepusher)
  • Jan 17 Rami Yacoub, Swedish songwriter/producer
  • Jan 19 Noah Georgeson, American musician & producer, born in Nevada City, California
  • Jan 28 Lee Latchford-Evans, English singer
  • Jan 30 Yumi Yoshimura, Japanese singer (Puffy Amiyumi), born in Osaka Prefecture, Japan
  • Feb 1 Big Boi [Antwan André Patton], American musician (Outkast), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • Feb 5 Adam Carson, American musician (AFI), born in Ukiah, California
  • Feb 6 Tomoko Kawase, Japanese singer, born in Kyoto, Japan

  • Feb 7 Wes Borland, American guitarist (Limp Bizkit)
  • Feb 10 Kool Savas, German rapper, born in Aachen, Germany
  • Feb 16 Nanase Aikawa, Japanese singer
  • Feb 17 Harisu, South Korean singer, model and actress
  • Feb 20 Brian Littrell, singer (Backstreet Boys)
  • Feb 23 Robert Lopez, American composer (Frozen), youngest ever to win an EGOT, born in Manhattan, New York
  • Mar 3 Albert Fields, rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Mar 4 Hawksley Workman, Canadian rock singer-songwriter
  • Mar 6 Aracely Arambula, Mexican actress and singer
  • Mar 8 Peggy Zina, Greek singer
  • Mar 12 Herman Li, Cantonese guitarist
  • Mar 12 Kelle Bryan, English singer
  • Mar 15 Will.i.am, American musician
  • Mar 17 Justin Hawkins, British singer (The Darkness)
  • Mar 18 Rodleen Getsic, American musician, civil servant
  • Mar 19 Vivian Hsu, Taiwanese singer, actress and model
  • Mar 19 Brann Dailor, American drummer
  • Mar 24 Krisdayanti, Indonesian singer, actress and diva
  • Mar 25 Melanie Blatt, British singer (All Saints)

Person of interestFergie

Mar 27 Fergie Duhamel, American pop singer (The Black Eyed Peas), born in Hacienda Heights, California

Singer Fergie
Singer
Fergie
  • Apr 1 John Butler, Australian singer and musician
  • Apr 2 Deedee Magno Hall, Filipino-American rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why), born in Portsmouth, Virginia
  • Apr 6 Dannon Phillip Pampolina, rapper/drummer (Party)
  • Apr 7 John Cooper, American christian rock musician (Skillet), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Apr 8 Anouk [Teeuwe], Dutch singer, born in The Hague

  • Apr 10 Chris Carrabba, American singer and guitarist (Dashboard Confessional), born in West Hartford, Connecticut
  • Apr 13 Lou Bega, German musician and artist, born in Munich, Germany
  • Apr 14 Avner Dorman, Israeli composer, born in Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
  • Apr 23 Jón Þór Birgisson, Icelandic musician and singer (Sigur Rós)
  • Apr 25 Ruben Gomez, American rocker (Menudo-Cannonball), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Apr 26 Joey Jordison, American musician (Slipknot), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Apr 26 Nerina Pallot, British singer (Sophia), born in London
  • May 3 Maksim Mrvica, Croatian pianist, born in Šibenik, Croatia
  • May 4 Pablo Ruiz, Spanish singer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Person of interestEnrique Iglesias

May 8 Enrique Iglesias, Spanish singer-songwriter and King of Latin Pop (Bailamos, Hero), born in Madrid, Spain

King of Latin Pop Enrique Iglesias
King of Latin Pop
Enrique Iglesias
  • May 9 Tamia, Canadian singer
  • May 16 Tony Kakko, Finnish singer (Sonata Arctica)
  • May 16 Tonéx, American singer
  • May 17 Laura Voutilainen, Finnish singer
  • May 18 Jack Johnson, American musician
  • May 21 Lee Gaze, Welsh guitarist
  • May 24 Maria Lawson, English singer (Ti.Pi.Cal.), born in London

Person of interestLauryn Hill

May 26 Lauryn Hill, American singer-songwriter (The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill), born in East Orange, New Jersey

Singer-Songwriter Lauryn Hill
Singer-Songwriter
Lauryn Hill
  • May 27 André 3000, American musician (OutKast)
  • May 27 Jadakiss, American rapper (The Lox)

Person of interestMelanie Brown

May 29 Melanie Brown [Mel B], English singer "Scary Spice" (Spice Girls), born in Leeds, England

  • Jun 6 Cheer Chen, Taiwanese singer and musician
  • Jun 14 Bob Nanna, American musician (Braid, Hey Mercedes, The City on Film)
  • Jun 18 Jemma Griffiths, Welsh singer-songwriter
  • Jun 25 Chenoa [María Laura Corradini Falomir], Argentine-Spanish singer (Atrévete), born in Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Jun 28 Jon Nödtveidt, Swedish musician, Dissection
  • Jul 1 Sufjan Stevens, American musician
  • Jul 2 Erik Ohlsson, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin)
  • Jul 5 Gunnar H. Thomsen, Faroese musician (Týr)
  • Jul 6 50 Cent [Curtis James Jackson III], American rapper and businessman, born in Queens, New York
  • Jul 8 Elias Viljanen, Finnish Guitarist
  • Jul 9 Jack White, American musician (The White Stripes}
  • Jul 11 Samer el Nahhal, Finnish musician (Lordi)
  • Jul 11 Lil' Kim [Kimberly Denise Jones], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 12 Cheyenne Jackson, American actor and singer
  • Jul 14 Taboo, American rapper
  • Jul 16 Jamie Oliver, Welsh keyboardist (No Devotion), born in Pontypridd, Wales
  • Jul 17 Paul Hinojos, American guitarist (At the Drive-In, The Mars Volta), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 18 Daron Malakian, American guitarist (System of a Down, Scars on Broadway)
  • Jul 18 M.I.A [Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam], British-Sri Lankan rapper (Paper Planes, Sunshowers), born in London, England
  • Jul 27 Fred Mascherino, American musician (Taking Back Sunday), born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 28 Leonor Watling, Spanish actress and singer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Jul 30 Tifini Hale, Palm Springs California, rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why)
  • Jul 31 Allan von Schenkel, American musician
  • Aug 5 Eicca Toppinen, Finnish cellist (Apocalyptica)
  • Aug 7 Gaahl [Kristian Eivind Espedal], Norwegian musician, born in Sunnfjord, Norway
  • Aug 7 Koray Candemir, Turkish singer, born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • Aug 11 Chris Kelly, [Mack Daddy], Teaneck NJ, rapper (Kris Kross-Warm it Up)
  • Aug 11 Davey von Bohlen, American musician, (The Promise Ring, Maritime)
  • Aug 11 Ronald Clarke, American musician and founder of aliennetwork Records
  • Aug 23 Eliza Carthy, English singer and fiddler, born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • Aug 31 Daniel Harding, British conductor
  • Aug 31 James Black, Canadian singer-songwriter (Finger Eleven), born in Ontario, Canada
  • Sep 1 Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Puerto Rican guitarist
  • Sep 5 Jamie Spaniolo, American horrorcore rapper, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 8 Richard Hughes, English musician (Keane)
  • Sep 9 Michael Bublé, Canadian singer and actor
  • Sep 11 Mark Klepaski, American musician, born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 13 Joe Don Rooney, American musician (Rascal Flatts), born in Baxter Springs, Kansas
  • Sep 17 Constantine Maroulis, American singer
  • Sep 22 Svilen Noev, Bulgarian singer-songwriter
  • Sep 23 Layzie Bone, American rapper (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony)
  • Sep 25 Mariusz Duda, Polish rock musician (Riverside), born in Wegorzewo, Poland
  • Sep 26 Emma Härdelin, Swedish singer (Garmarna and Triakel)
  • Sep 28 Mandy Barnett, country singer (Maybe, Rainy Days)
  • Oct 3 India Arie [Simpson], American singer and actress (Voyage to India), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Oct 3 Talib Kweli, American rapper
  • Oct 7 Damian Kulash, American musician (OK Go)
  • Oct 7 Tim Minchin, Australian comedian and musician
  • Oct 14 Shaznay Lewis, English singer (All Saints)

  • Oct 15 Ginuwine [Elgin Baylor Lumpkin], American singer (Ginuwine...The Bachelor), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Oct 23 Jessicka [Adams], American singer-songwriter, artist (Jack off Jill), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Oct 25 Eirik Glambek Bøe, Norwegian musician
  • Oct 30 Ian D'Sa, Guitarist/Vocalist for Canadian rock band Billy Talent
  • Nov 1 Bo Bice, American singer
  • Nov 1 Scott "Skippy" Chapman, American musician
  • Nov 2 Chris Walla, American musician (Death Cab for Cutie), born in Bothell, Washington
  • Nov 4 Michael Osmond, Utah, singer (Osmond Boys)
  • Nov 10 Jim Adkins, American musician
  • Nov 12 Tevin Jermod Campbell, American rapper, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Nov 14 Travis Barker, American musician (Blink-182, +44)
  • Nov 14 Faye Tozer, British musician (Steps)
  • Nov 17 Lord Infamous [Ricky T Dunigan], American rapper (Three 6 Mafia), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Nov 20 Dierks Bentley, American singer, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Nov 20 Davey Havok [David Paden Marchand], American singer (AFI), born in Rochester, New York
  • Nov 22 Aiko [Yanai], Japanese singer, born in Osaka
  • Nov 28 Sigurd Wongraven, Norwegian musician (Satyricon (band))
  • Nov 30 Mindy McCready, country/western singer, (d. 2013)
  • Dec 3 Mickey Avalon, American rapper
  • Dec 3 Csaba Czébely, Hungarian drummer (Pokolgép)
  • Dec 13 Tom DeLonge, American guitarist (blink-182, Angels & Airwaves), born in Poway, California
  • Dec 14 Justin Furstenfeld, American rock singer (Blue October)
  • Dec 16 Nawo Kawakita, Japanese drummer (Maximum the Hormone)
  • Dec 16 Benjamin Kowalewicz, Canadian musician (Billy Talent)
  • Dec 18 Sia [Furler], Australian singer-songwriter and producer ( Titanium), born in Adalaide, Australia
  • Dec 19 Casual, [Jon Owens], rapper
  • Dec 21 Paloma Herrera, Argentine ballet dancer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

About 1975

How Old? 43 or 44 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger (Jan 1 - Feb 10), Rabbit (Feb 11 - Dec 31)