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James Brown
   was a   
Musician
Legendary soul singer
Billy Preston
   was a   
Musician
June 6, 2006. An American soul musician, Singer-songwriter, session musician, bandleader. In addition to his Grammy-winning career as a solo artist, Preston collaborated with some of the greatest names in the music industry. one of several people sometimes credited as a "Fifth Beatle"
Luther Vandross
   was a   
Musician
D. July 1st 2005. singer.
Bob Marley
   is famous for being a   
Musician
a singer, guitarist and songwriter from the ghettos of Jamaica. He is most likely the best known reggae musician of all times, famous for popularising the genre outside of Jamaica. Much of his work deals with the struggles of the impoverished and/or powerless.
Neverland
   is/was   
The Home of Musician Michael Jackson
In Santa Barbara County, California
Sinéad O'Connor
   is known as a   
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Activist - Shaved her head and became a priestess
Enya
   is known as a   
Musician
Born 1961, Eithne Patricia Ní Bhraonáin. Ireland's best-selling solo act.
Bono
   is known as a   
Musician
Paul Hewson - Singer in U2
Bob Geldof
   is known as a   
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And entrepreneur born 1954
Gilbert O'Sullivan
   is known as a   
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Songwriter/Pianist - born 1946
Boots Randolph
   was a   
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July 3rd. Saxophonist. His full given name was Homer Louis Randolph III. Session musician and saxophonist for Elvis Presley, Al Hirt, Jerry Lee Lewis and Roy Orbison. He had a hit in 1963 with "Yakety Sax", which was used as the closing music on "The Benny Hill Show". Age 80.
James Galway
   is known as a   
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Floutist
Bo Diddley
   was a   
Musician
Singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Bo was a founding father of Rock 'n' Roll whose distinctive "Shave and a haircut, two bits" rhythm and innovative guitar effects inspired legions of other musicians. Nee Ellas Otha Bates a.k.a. Ellas McDaniel b. 30 December 1928 (McComb, Mississippi, USA) d. 2 June 2008 (Archer, Florida) - aged 79
Freddy Fender
   was a   
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Born Baldemar Huerta
Gene Pitney
   was a   
Musician
Singer
Ike Turner
   was a   
Musician
D. Dec 12th 2007. Aged 76, American R&B musician and record producer, ex-husband of Tina Turner, cocaine overdose.
Luciano Pavarotti
   was a   
Musician
Tenor.
Issac Hayes
   was a   
Musician
B. August 20, 1942 – d. August 10, 2008) was an American soul & funk singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, arranger, composer, and actor. His film Shaft, earned Hayes an Academy Award for Best Original Song (the first Academy Award received by an African-American in a non-acting category) and 2 Grammy Awards. He received a third Grammy for the album Black Moses. From 1997 to 2006, he provided the voice for the character "Chef" on the Comedy Central animated TV series South Park.
Eartha Kitt
   was a   
Musician
American Actress, Singer and Cabaret star. Perhaps best known for her 1953 Christmas song "Santa Baby", Orson Welles once called her the "most exciting woman in the world." She took over the role of Catwoman for the third season of the 1960s Batman TV series. Kitt, a self-proclaimed "sex kitten" famous for her catlike purr, was one of America's most versatile performers, winning two Emmys and nabbing a third nomination. She also was nominated for several Tonys and two Grammys. b. 17 January 1927(Columbia, South Carolina, USA) d. 25 December 2008 (Weston, Connecticut, USA)
Ray Charles
   was a   
Musician
Gospel/blues pianist and singer; June 10, 73
Michael Jackson
   was a   
Musician
August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009. An American recording artist, entertainer, and businessman. The 7th child of the Jackson family, he debuted on the professional music scene at the age of 11 as a member of The Jackson 5 and began a solo career in 1971 while still a member of the group. Referred to as the "King of Pop" in subsequent years, five of his solo studio albums are among the world's best-selling records: Off the Wall (1979), Thriller (1982), Bad (1987), Dangerous (1991) and HIStory (1995).
The Wonderful Musician
   was written by   
The Brothers Grimm
Children's and Household Tales, 1812
Teddy Pendergrass
   was a   
Musician
26th Mar 1950 - 13th Jan 2010, American, was a R & B/soul singer & songwriter
Lena Horne
   was a   
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20th Jun 1917 - 9th May 2010, American, was a nightclub singer who would have become a major Hollywood star were it not for the prejudices and paranoia of 1940s and 1950s America
Cat
   means   
Musician
Les Paul
   was a   
Musician
Pioneer in the development of the solid-body guitar
Wilson Pickett
   was a   
Musician
Born 1941; American singer-songwriter, whose explosive style helped define the soul music of the 1960s.
Whitney Houston
   was a   
Musician
D.2012. Singer. Also actress Houston's first acting role was as the star of the feature film The Bodyguard (1992). The lead single "I Will Always Love You", became the best-selling single by a female artist in music history.
Robin Gibb
   was a   
Musician
D. 2012 Singer
Louis Armstrong
   was a   
Musician
Bix Beiderbecke
   was a   
Musician
American jazz musician (1903-1931)
Bing Crosby
   was a   
Musician
One of the most popular recording artists of the 20th century
Roy Acuff
   was a   
Musician
American country music star (1903-1992)
Jimmy Dorsey
   was a   
Musician
American bandleader (1904-2005)
Glenn Miller
   was a   
Musician
American bandleader (1904-1944)
Fats Waller
   was a   
Musician
American pianist (1904-1943)
Count Basie
   was a   
Musician
American bandleader (1904-1984)
Maria Von Trapp
   was a   
Musician
Matriarch of the Trapp Family Singers; inspiration for The Sound of Music (1905-1987)
Percy Faith
   was a   
Musician
Canadian-born bandleader (1908-1976)
Gene Krupa
   was a   
Musician
American drummer (1909-1973)
Benny Goodman
   was a   
Musician
American jazz and swing clarinetist and bandleader (1909-1986)
Burl Ives
   was a   
Musician
American folk singer (1909-1995)
Cozy Cole
   was a   
Musician
American jazz drummer (1909-1981)
Etta James
   was a   
Musician
American r&b, blues, and soul singer (1938-2012)
Earl Scruggs
   was a   
Musician
American bluegrass musician (1924-2012)
Dave Brubeck
   was a   
Musician
American pianist (1920-2012)
Leonard Cohen
   was a   
Musician
D. 2016 Composer
Keith Emerson
   was a   
Musician
D. 2016 Emerson, Lake and Palmer
Chuck Berry
   was a   
Musician
1926-2017. Singer, songwriter and guitarist. One of the pioneers of rock & roll music and a flamboyant performer famous for his "one legged hop" and "duck walk"
Glenn Frey
   was a   
Musician
1948-2016. Singer, songwriter and founding member of the American rock band The Eagles.






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