Born: 19 May 1951
Forest Hills, New York
Died: April 2001
Lead singer with The Ramones.
Born: July 15, 1956
Brooklyn, New York
Marky was the drummer for New York punks the Ramones
from 1978 to 1983, and then again from 1988 to the end of the band
in 1996. He also played drums for Richard Hell in the '70s. Now he
has his own band, Marky Ramone and the Intruders.
Richard Reinhardt (Beau)
Born: August 11, 1957
Richie played drums with punks the Ramones from 1983
Jerry Reed Hubbard
Born: 20 March 1937
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
American country music singer, guitarist and songwriter.
Born: 6 July 1932
Gospel singer, around 20 albums and compilations
Harry Rodger Webb
Born: 14 October 1940
String of hits including "Living Doll", "Bachelor
Boy", "Summer Holiday", "I Could Easily Fall", "The Day I Met
Marie", "Devil Woman" and "Wired for Sound". Knighted in May 1995.
A virtual string of hit albums, more lately religious and
See also: Hank
|Righteous Brothers (The)
Born: 19 September 1940
Santa Ana, California
10 Aujust 1940
Beaver Dam, Wisconson
Shock horror! Not really brothers. Rock and roll
standard "You've Lost that Loving Feeling", "Rock and Roll Heaven".
Re release of "Unchained Melody".
Robyn Rihanna Fenty
Born: 20 February 1988
Singer and actress.
Born: 7 November 1942
New York City
Best known for "Mountain of Love", "Secret Agent
Man". A veritable string of hits in the 60s and 70s.
Born: 19 February 1940
Distinctive high tenor, and gifted songwriter,
producer and promoter of new artists. Named Vice-President of
Motown in 1961.
Born: Romeo, Michigan
Began his libidinous rap/DJ'ing career when just 15
years old. His biggest claim to fame is probably the fact that he
was at one time engaged to Pamela Anderson, boy was Tommy upset. Kid Rock has asked a judge
to compel his ex-girlfriend Kelly Russell to pay the $25 per week
she owes in child support, as he has custody of their seven-year
Richard Allan Ream
Born: 8 August
Former hairdresser, lifeguard, emergency medical
technician, model and school teacher, but is best known as the
drummer from Poison. His hairdressing talents may have helped land
him that gig! See also Bobby
Dall, CC Deville and
Born: 6 April 1943
Best known for "The Wedding" and "Hawaiian Wedding
|Rolling Stones (The)
Keith Richard (Keith Richards)
Born: 26 February 1943
Brian Jones (Lewis Brian
Born: 26 February 1942
Died: 3 July 1966 (drowned)
Bill Wyman (William Perks)
Born: 24 October 1936
Bass Guitarist and Diarist of the band.
William Bruce Rose
Born: 6 February 1962
Also once known by the name of Bill Bailey. Bailey
being his stepfathers name. He took the name of Rose when he found
out it was his real father's name. He was the charasmatic and
unpredictable lead singer with heavy metal band Guns'N Roses.
Married to Erin Everly, the inspiration for "Sweet Child O' Mine",
but they divorced after less than a year. He has also dated model
Stephanie Seymour, his bride in "November Rain".
Diane Ernestine Ross
Born: 26 March 1944
One of the most successful women in contemporary
music and a true "Diva". A cultural icon who's career spans more
than 40 years. Once had a relationship with Gene Simmons from KISS.
Born: 31 January 1956
Front man for the Sex Pistols along with Sid Vicious.
Born: 26 April 1942
Another of the clean cut US teen idol genre before
The Beatles with hits such as "Wild One", "Volare", "Sway".
|Mitch Ryder (and the Detroit
William Levise Jr
Born: 26 February 1945
Best known for "Jenny Take a Ride", "Devil With a
Blue Dress On", "Good Golly Miss Molly".
Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr
Born: 20 May 1972
Brooklyn, New York
Rubbery-faced, raspy-voiced rapper. 1996 album "The
Coming" went platinum, as did his second release "When Disaster