Rockers in Music History (Part 17)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands

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  • 1976-09-21 Jonas Bjerre, Danish rock singer and guitarist (Mew), born in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1976-10-28 Karl Tremblay, Canadian folk-rock singer (Les Cowboys Fringants), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-12-25 Tuomas Holopainen, Finnish rock keyboardist and songwriter (Nightwish), born in Kitee, Finland
  • 1977-01-04 Tim Wheeler, Irish pop-rock singer-songwriter (Ash - "Shining Light"), born in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
  • 1977-01-18 Richard Archer, British rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hard-Fi), born in Staines-upon-Thames, Surrey, England
  • 1977-02-04 Gavin DeGraw, American rock singer-songwriter "Not Over You"), born in South Fallsburg, New York

Person of interestChris Martin

1977-03-02 Chris Martin, British rock singer-songwriter, ans piano player (Coldplay - "Viva la Vida"), born in Exeter, Devon, England

Lead Vocalist of Coldplay Chris Martin
Lead Vocalist of Coldplay
Chris Martin
  • 1977-06-12 Kenny Wayne Shepherd [Brobst], American blues-rock guitarist, born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1977-07-26 Rebecca St. James, Australian Christian pop rock singer, born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1977-09-02 Sam Rivers, American rock bassist (Limp Bizkit), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1977-10-18 Simon Rix, British rock bassist (Kaiser Chiefs - "Ruby") born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
  • 1978-01-10 Brent Smith, American rock singer (Shinedown), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1978-01-10 Matt Roberts, American rock guitarist (3 Doors Down - "When I'm Gone"), born in Escatawpa, Mississippi (d. 2016)
  • 1978-04-17 Bilal Abdul-samad, American rocker (Boys), born in Carson, California
  • 1978-10-03 Jake Shears [Jason Sellards], American rock singer (Scissor Sisters), born in Mesa, Arizona
  • 1978-10-16 Ethan Luck, American rock musician (The O.C. Supertones; Demon Hunter; Relient K), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1978-12-23 Esthero [Jenny-Bea Englishman] Canadian dance-rock musician and singer, born in Stratford, Ontario
  • 1979-01-04 Jeph Howard, American rock bass player (The Used), born in Orem, Utah
  • 1979-01-09 Tomiko Van, Japanese pop-rock singer (Do As Infinity), born in Yamato, Japan
  • 1979-03-08 Tom Chaplin, British rock singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist (Keane), born in Hastings, East Sussex, England
  • 1979-06-29 Barış Akarsu, Turkish rock musician and actor, born in Amasra, Turkey (d. 2007)
  • 1979-08-31 Simon Neil, Scottish rock musician (Biffy Clyro), born in Irvine, North Ayrshire, Scotland, S
  • 1979-10-02 Maja Ivarsson, Swedish new wave rock singer (The Sounds - Living In America), born in Åhus, Scania, Sweden
  • 1979-10-08 [Gregori] Chad Petree, American rocker (Shiny Toy Guns), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma
  • 1979-11-19 Keith Buckley, American punk rock singer (Every Time I Die), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1979-12-26 Chris Daughtry, American rock singer, born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
  • 1980-08-19 Michael Todd, American rock bassist (Coheed and Cambria), born in Kingston, New York
  • 1980-10-03 Danny O'Donoghue, Irish rock singer-songwriter (The Script - "For The First Time"), born in Dublin
  • 1980-11-28 Lisa Middelhauve [Elisabeth Rodermund], German rock singer (Xandria), born in Bielefeld, West Germany
  • 1981-01-16 Nick Valensi, American rock guitarist (The Strokes), born in New York City
  • 1981-01-25 Toše Proeski, Macedonian pop-rock singer, born in Prilep, Macedonia (d. 2007)
  • 1981-01-29 Álex Ubago, Spanish-Basque pop-rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (¿Qué pides tú?), born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Álava, Spain
  • 1981-02-15 Matt Hoopes, American rock guitarist (Relient K), born in Canton, Ohio
  • 1981-02-19 (Mary) Beth Ditto [Patterson], American rock singer (The Gossip), and actress, born in Judsonia, Arkansas,
  • 1981-03-04 Donny Tourette [Patrick Brannan], British punk rock singer (Towers of London), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1981-07-14 Yomi [Jun Chiba], Japanese rock vocalist (Nightmare), born in Ōsaki, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
  • 1981-09-04 Lacey Sturm, American rock singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • 1981-09-07 Paul McCoy, American rock vocalist (12 Stones), born in Florence, Mississippi
  • 1981-09-17 Jonathan Radtke, American rock guitarist (Kill Hannah)
  • 1981-12-11 Zacky Vengeance [Baker], American rock guitarist (Avenged Sevenfold), born in Olympia, Washington
  • 1982-01-14 Caleb Followill, American alternative-rock vocalist & musician (Kings of Leon), born in Mount Juliet, Tennessee
  • 1982-01-31 Elena Paparizou, Swedish-born Greek pop and rock singer-songwriter, born in Borås, Sweden
  • 1982-02-16 Wasalu Muhammad Jaco, American rock singer (Japanese Cartoon), born in Chicago Illinois
  • 1982-03-31 Lennon Murphy, American rock singer/songwriter
  • 1982-12-09 Vincent Accardi, American rock guitarist (Brand New), born in Wantagh, New York
  • 1983-01-25 Andrée Watters, Canadian pop-country-rock singer, born in Quebec City, Quebec
  • 1983-06-08 Lee Harding, Australian punk-rock singer
  • 1983-08-25 James Righton, British rock musician (Klaxons), born in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England
  • 1983-10-10 (Elizabeth Mae) "Lzzy" Hale, American hard rock singer and musician (Halestorm - "Love Bites (So Do I)"), born in Red Lion, Pennsylvania
  • 1983-12-03 Sherri DuPree-Bemis, American pop-rock singer-songwriter (Eisley), born in Tyler, Texas
  • 1984-01-16 Jared Slingerland, Canadian rock guitarist and electronic musician, born in Kelowna, British Columbia
  • 1984-02-15 Doda [Dorota Rabczewska], Polish pop and rock singer-songwriter (Virgin; Diamond B*tch), born in Ciechanów, Poland
  • 1984-04-15 Ben Kasica, American rock guitarist (Skillet), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1984-07-06 Lauren Harris, British rock singer, born in Essex, England
  • 1984-07-14 Chris Steele, Canadian rock bassist, (Alexisonfire), born in St. Catharines, Ontario
  • 1984-09-14 Melissa McGhee, American rock singer (American Idol, season 5), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1984-10-29 Chris Baio, American rock bassist (Vampire Weekend), born in Bronxville, New York
  • 1985-02-28 Fefe Dobson, Canadian pop-rock singer-songwriter ("Bye Bye Boyfriend"), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1985-03-02 Luke Pritchard, British rock singer and guitarist (The Kooks - Inside In/Inside Out), born in Worthing, West Sussex, England
  • 1985-06-07 Charlie Simpson, British rocker (Busted; Fightstar), born in Ipswich, Suffolk
  • 1985-07-05 Nick O'Malley, British indie rock musician (Arctic Monkeys), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1985-08-21 Jacob (Jake) Pitts, American heavy metal rock guitarist (Black Veil Brides), born in Pocatello, Idaho
  • 1985-10-01 Ryo Miyamori, Japanese rock singer (Orange Range), born in Koza (now part of Kushimoto), Japan
  • 1986-09-30 Ben Lovett, British folk-rock musician and producer (Mumford & Sons), born in Cardiff, Wales, UK
  • 1987-01-09 Paolo Nutini, Scottish rock singer & songwriter (Sunny Side Up), born in Paisley, United Kingdom
  • 1987-01-15 Aria C Jalali, American rock musician, born in California
  • 1987-06-01 Mike Protich, American rock musician (Red Sun Rising),
  • 1988-10-02 Brittany Howard, American rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (Alabama Shakes), born in Athens, Alabama
  • 1989-01-04 Waxahatchee [Katie Crutchfield], American folk-rock singer-songwriter born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1990-07-24 Evan James Springsteen, American rocker and Bruce Springsteen's son, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1990-08-26 Lil' Chris [Hardman], British rock singer (Checkin' It Out), born in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England (d. 2015)
  • 1990-09-09 Magnus Larsson, Danish rock bassist (Lukas Graham - "7 Years"), born in Denmark
  • 1994-02-28 Jake Bugg [Kennedy], British blues-rock singer-songwriter, and musician, born in Nottingham, England
  • 1995-04-03 BONZIE [Nina Ferraro], American indie rock singer-songwriter and musician born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • 1997-03-07 Josh Dewhurst, British rock guitarist (Blossoms), born in Manchester, England

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