1968 in Music (Part 2)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 101 - 160 of 160

  • Aug 16 Donovan Leitch Jr, actor/musician (I Shot Andy Warhol)
  • Aug 19 Mark McGuinn, country music singer
  • Aug 20 Yuri Shiratori, Japanese voice actress and singer
  • Aug 22 Paul Colman, Australian guitarist (Newsboys), born in London
  • Aug 24 Andreas Kisser, Brazilian heavy metal guitarist (Sepultura)
  • Aug 25 Rafet El Roman, Turkish singer and composer
  • Aug 25 Stuart Murdoch, Scottish musician (Belle & Sebastian)
  • Aug 25 Takeshi Ueda, Japanese singer and composer
  • Aug 25 Spider One [Michael David Cummings], American musician (Powerman 5000). born in Haverhill, Massachusetts
  • Sep 5 Brad Wilk, American musician (Audioslave, Rage Against the Machine), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Sep 7 Kyle Stevens, NJ, rock guitarist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)
  • Sep 10 Big Daddy Kane, American rapper
  • Sep 11 Kay Hanley, American musician
  • Sep 12 [Reid Laurence] Larry LaLonde, American guitarist (Primus-Frizzle Fry), born in Richmond, California
  • Sep 16 Marc Anthony [Marco Antonio Muñiz], American sala singer-songwriter, born in New York City
  • Sep 17 Lord Jammer, rocker (Brand Nubian)
  • Sep 17 Anastacia, American singer
  • Sep 18 Cappadonna [Darryl Hill], American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan), born in Staten Island, New York
  • Sep 20 Tim Rogers, Australian singer / songwriter
  • Sep 21 Trugoy, rocker (De La Soul)
  • Sep 21 Jon Brookes, English drummer (The Charlatans), born in Burntwood, Staffordshire (d. 2013)

Person of interestWill Smith

Sep 25 Will Smith, American actor and rapper (Men in Black, Independence Day, Fresh Prince of Bel Air), born in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Actor Will Smith
Actor
Will Smith
  • Sep 28 Bess Singh, [Lennart Bes], Dutch pop drummer (Burma Shop-Hippies)
  • Sep 29 Luke Goss, rocker (Bros-I Owe You Nothing)
  • Sep 29 Matt Goss, rocker (Bros-I Owe You Nothing)
  • Oct 2 Jeff Martin, Canadian singer/songwriter
  • Oct 7 Thom Yorke, British musician and lead singer of Radiohead (Creep, Paranoid Android), born in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire,

Person of interestHugh Jackman

Oct 12 Hugh Jackman, Australian actor and singer (X-men, Real Steel), born in Sydney, Australia

  • Oct 13 Carlos Marin, Spanish baritone (Il Divo)
  • Oct 14 Johnny Goudie, American musician
  • Oct 15 Jyrki 69, Finnish musician The 69 Eyes
  • Oct 17 Ziggy Marley, reggae performer and son of Bob Marley
  • Oct 19 Sinitta, British-American singer (So Macho, Toy Boy), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Oct 22 Shelby Lynne, Quantico Va, country singer (If I Could Bottle This Up)

Person of interestShaggy

Oct 22 Shaggy [Orville Richard Burrell], Jamaican-American reggae musician and rapper (Boombastic), born in Kingston, Jamaica

Pop Singer and Rapper Shaggy
Pop Singer and Rapper
Shaggy
  • Oct 29 Tsunku, Japanese music producer
  • Nov 2 Ultra Naté, American musician (If You Could Read My Mind), born in Havre de Grace, Maryland
  • Nov 7 Greg Tribbett, American musician (Mudvayne)
  • Nov 9 Nazzareno Carusi, Italian pianist
  • Nov 11 Jo Kittsee, German rocker (Fuzzbox-Into Rescue)
  • Nov 11 Wyatt Pauley, Ecuador, rocker (Linear-I Never Felt This Way, Lies)
  • Nov 11 David L Cook, American singer and comedian
  • Nov 12 Aya Hisakawa, Japanese voice actress/singer
  • Nov 12 Aaron Stainthorpe, British singer (My Dying Bride)
  • Nov 12 Nick D'Virgilio, American drummer (Spock's Beard), born in Whittier, California
  • Nov 15 Jennifer Charles, American singer/songwriter
  • Nov 15 Ol' Dirty Bastard [Russell Jones], American rapper (member of Wu Tang Clan), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2004)
  • Nov 18 Romany Malco, American actor and music producer
  • Nov 21 Alex James, English bassist
  • Nov 25 Erick Sermon, American rap music artist
  • Nov 28 Dawn Robinson, singer (En Vogue)
  • Nov 29 Jonathan Raleigh Knight, Mass, rocker (New Kids-Hangin' Tough)
  • Nov 30 Des'ree [Desirée Annette Weeks], English singer (Feel So High, You Gotta Be, Life)
  • Dec 2 Nate Mendel, American bassist (Foo Fighters)
  • Dec 3 Montell Jordan, American singer and record producer
  • Dec 9 Michael Foster, drummer (Firehouse-Love of a Lifetime), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Dec 12 Tatianna, spanish singer (Baile Commigo, Chicad de Hoy), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 18 Alejandro Sanz, Spanish singer
  • Dec 23 Quincy Jones III, Swedish-American musician
  • Dec 24 Doyle Bramhall II, American guitarist

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music