Celebrating 27 April

Birthdays

1947 – Ann Peebles, American soul singer/songwriter

1948 – Kate Pierson, singer, B-52's

1948 – Clive Taylor, bassist, Amen Corner

1949 – Herb Murrell, singer, The Stylistics

1951 – Paul "Ace" Frehley, guitarist, Kiss

1959 – Marco Pirroni, guitarist, Adam and the Ants

1959 – Sheena Easton, singer/songwriter

1962 – Brian MacLeod, American session drummer

1969 – Mica Paris, singer

1972 – Rob Coombes, keyboardist, Supergrass

1979 – Will Boyd, bassist, Evanescence

1984 – Patrick Stump, guitarist, Fall Out Boy

1988 – Lizzo, singer/songwriter and rapper

Died on this day

2020 – Scott Taylor, guitarist, Then Jericho (born 1961)

2020 – Young Jessie, American R&B singer (born 1936)

2021 – Anita Lane, Australian singer-songwriter (born 1960)

And on this day in...

1981 – Ringo Starr married actress Barbara Bach (whose sister Marjorie married Joe Walsh of Eagles in 2008)