Celebrating 28 November

Birthdays

1929 Berry Gordy, founder of Motown Records

1939 Gary Troxell, singer, The Fleetwoods

1940 Bruce Channel, US singer

1943 – Randy Newman, US singer/songwriter

1948 – Beeb Birtles, guitarist, Little River Band

1949 – Hugh McKenna, keyboards, Sensational Alex Harvey Band

1954 – David Jaymes, bassist, Modern Romance

1956 – David Van Day, singer, Dollar

1959 – Richard Grossman, bassist, Divinyls, Hoodoo Gurus

1962 – Matt Cameron, drummer, Soundgarden

1970 – Matt Cheslin, bassist, Ned's Atomic Dustbin

1974 – Apl.de.Ap, Black Eyed Peas

1979 – Chamillionaire, US rapper

1983 – Rostam Batmanglij, keyboardist, Vampire Weekend

1984 – Trey Songz, US rapper

Died on this day

1993 – Jerry Edmonton, drummer, Steppenwolf  (born 1946)

2005 – Tony Meehan, drummer, The Shadows (born 1943)

And on this day in...

1974 –  John Lennon made his last ever concert appearance, joining Elton John on stage at Madison Square Gardens, New York

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