Birthdays in Music in 1975

  • Jan 2 Chris Cheney, Australian musician (The Living End)
  • Jan 2 Doug Robb, American singer (Hoobastank)
  • Jan 8 DJ Clue, American DJ and producer
  • Jan 8 Harris Jayaraj, Indian music composer
  • Jan 10 Shannon Kavanaugh, rocker (Ivory Soul), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 12 Chase Hampton, rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Jan 12 Jason Freese, American musician
  • Jan 17 Tom Jenkinson, English musician (Squarepusher)
  • Jan 17 Rami Yacoub, Swedish songwriter/producer
  • Jan 19 Noah Georgeson, American Musician and Producer
  • Jan 28 Lee Latchford-Evans, English singer
  • Jan 30 Yumi Yoshimura, Japanese singer (Puffy Amiyumi)
  • Feb 1 Big Boi, American musician (Outkast)
  • Feb 5 Adam Carson, American musician (AFI)
  • Feb 6 Tomoko Kawase, Japanese singer
  • Feb 7 Wes Borland, American guitarist (Limp Bizkit)
  • Feb 10 Kool Savas, German rapper
  • Feb 13 Iván González, Puerto Rican writer and musician
  • Feb 16 Nanase Aikawa, Japanese singer
  • Feb 17 Wish Bone, American rapper
  • Feb 17 Harisu, South Korean singer, model and actress
  • Feb 20 Brian Littrell, singer (Backstreet Boys)
  • Feb 23 Robert Lopez, American composer
  • 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)

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

  • Apr 1 John Butler, Australian singer and musician
  • Apr 2 Deedee Magno, rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why)
  • 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
  • Apr 13 Lou Bega, German-born musician and artist
  • Apr 14 Avner Dorman, Israeli composer
  • Apr 23 Jón Þór Birgisson, Icelandic musician and singer (Sigur Rós)
  • Apr 25 Ruben Gomez, rocker (Menudo-Cannonball)
  • Apr 26 Nathan "Joey" Jordison, American musician (Slipknot)
  • Apr 26 Nerina Pallot, British singer
  • May 3 Maksim Mrvica, Croatian pianist
  • May 4 Pablo Ruiz, spanish singer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

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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, British Singer

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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)

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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, Spanish singer
  • 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 5 Kip Gamblin, Australian dancer and actor
  • 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
  • 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 Arulpragasam), Hounslow, London, rapper (Sunshowers)
  • Jul 27 Fred Mascherino, American musician
  • 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
  • Aug 7 Koray Candemir, Turkish singer
  • 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
  • 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
  • Sep 13 Joe Don Rooney, American musician (Rascal Flatts)
  • 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 13 David Kennedy, American musician (Box Car Racer, Angels & Airwaves)
  • Oct 14 Shaznay Lewis, English singer (All Saints)
  • Oct 15 Ginuwine, American singer
  • 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 8 Stephen Saber, drummer/songwriter
  • Nov 10 Jim Adkins, American musician
  • Nov 12 Tevin Jermod Campbell, 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
  • Nov 20 Davey Havok, singer (AFI)
  • 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)
  • Dec 14 Justin Furstenfeld, American rock singer
  • 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