🎵Syl Johnson -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.7/1/1939 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Blues Singer, Soul Singer
🎵Evelyn King -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.7/1/1960
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: AP says b. Jun 29
Song Titles: Betcha She Don't Love You, Shame, I'm in Love, Love Come Down
🎭🎵Victor Willis -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.7/1/1951
Actor, Songwriter, Disco Singer
Group Names: The Village People
🎵🎷🎸Leon "Ndugu" Chancler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1952 N.S. d.2/3/2018 N.S. (65)
Music Producer, Composer, Percussionist, Jazz Performer, Funk Performer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Santana
✍🎵Bobby Day -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1930 d.7/27/1990 (60)
Author, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN:Robert James Byrd Sr.
Misc: Doo Wop; some say b. in 1932
Song Titles: Rockin' Robin
🎵Renaldo "Obie" Benson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/14/1936 N.S. d.7/1/2005 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Group Names: The Four Tops
🎵Luther Vandross -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1951 d.7/1/2005 (54)
Music Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Soul Singer
Misc: was an in-demand background vocalist for several different artists; he also wrote commercial jingles
Song Titles: Never Too Much, Bad Boy/Having a Party, Superstar (medley), Give Me the Reason, Stop to Love, Power of Love/Love Power, The Best Things in Life Are Free (with Janet Jackson, BBD, and Ralph Tresvant)
Album Titles: Never Too Much, "Forever, For Always, For Love", Busy Body, The Night I Fell in Love, Give Me the Reason, Any Love, Power of Love, Never Let Me Go, Songs, Your Secret Love, I Know, Luther Vandross, Dance with My Father
Movie Titles: The Goonies (soundtrack), The Heat (soundtrack)
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto IV (soundtrack)
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