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Happy Birthday, Neil Young!

Happy birthday, Neil Percival Young! (Yeah, Percival, who knew?)


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Happy 66th Birthday Elton John! Have You Seen Him Live In Chicago?

Today is the Rocketman’s birthday! What’s your favorite Chicago memory of Elton John? Celebrate with a live performance of “Rocketman” performed by Elton live in Chicago in 1999.


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Happy 50th Birthday, Michael Jordan: 50 Dunks For 50 Years

Today marks the 50th birthday of the greatest basketball player in history, Michael Jordan. As we celebrate the day, check out 50 dunks from his iconic career. Can you believe it has been 15 years […]



Paul McCartney Turns 70: A Birthday Card To Macca

On the occasion of Sir Paul McCartney’s 70th birthday today, June 18, 2012, we decided to write a little birthday note to the music icon. Dear Sir Paul – In 1967, when you were just […]


Happy Belated 70th Birthday, Aretha!

The Queen of Soul celebrated her 70th birthday on Saturday (her actual birthday was March 25th) in New York with friends such as Diane Sawyer, Rev. Al Sharpton and Clive Davis. Born in Memphis and […]


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Happy Birthday, George Benson!

  Singer/guitarist George Benson turns 69 years young today! A former child prodigy in Pittsburgh, PA, George started playing the ukulele by the corner store and then moved to playing the guitar in nightclubs. He recorded […]


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Happy Birthday William Hung! Here’s His Original ‘Idol’ Audition [VIDEO]

William Hung, a.k.a. the worst singer to ever get a record deal, celebrates his 29th birthday today! Re-live the hilarity of his original American Idol audition that instantly launched a massive cult following.


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Paul Simon Turns 70: Celebrate With 70 Paul Simon Fun Facts!

Paul Simon Photo Gallery [mp3com-artist]Paul Simon[/mp3com-artist] turns 70 on October 13, 2011! Let’s celebrate with 70 Paul Simon fun facts! 1. Paul Simon was born in Newark, New Jersey on October 13, 1941. 2. Paul’s mother […]


Happy Birthday To The ‘Sunshine Of Our Lives,’ Stevie Wonder!

To add to the “superstition” of Friday the 13th, the wonderful, incomparable [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Stevie Wonder[/lastfm] turns 61 today!


Music History: KISS Guitarist Ace Frehley Born In 1951

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kiss[/lastfm] guitarist Ace Frehley was born Paul Daniel Frehley in The Bronx, New York, on April 27, 1951. Frehley was born into a musical family and his brother Charles Frehley is a professional classical […]