Birthdays

1933 – Don Wilson, guitarist, The Ventures

1937 – Roberta Flack, singer

1940 – Jimmy Merchant, singer, The Teenagers

1949 – Nigel Olsson, drummer, Elton John

1977 – Rosanna Tavarez, singer, Eden's Crush

Died on this day

1975 – Dave Alexander, bassist, The Stooges (born 1947)

1997 – Brian Connolly, singer, The Sweet (born 1945)

2001 – Buddy Tate, jazz saxophonist, Count Basie (born 1913)

2002 – Dave Van Ronk, folk singer/songwriter (born 1936)

2006 – J Dilla (James Dewitt Yancey), rapper (born 1974)

And on this day in...

1971 – Carol King released Tapestry

Celebrating 10 February

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