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RAY BUTTIGIEG [Composer/Producer/Poet] Ray Buttigieg (pronounced /beauty-gig/, with hard "g" as in "go") was born on the island of Gozo, the second largest island of the Maltese Islands on May 1, 1955. In a small picturesque village in the town of Qala, overlooking Mount Etna in the distant haze some fifty miles away, towering over ..

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1984 – Born November 12, in Inglewood, California.            Omari Ishmael Grandberry 2001 – Formed the band B2K but was disbanded in 2004.   2004 – Appeared in the film You "Got Served" as David.   2005 – February, released the LP entitled "O&qu..

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1984 – Birth of Danielle Sarah Louise Jones in California.   1990 – At age 5, Danielle attended Calvary Christian School where religion, music, and lesson plans were incorporated to one’s learning curriculum.   1996 – At age 11, she began singing in her church’s children’s & youth choirs, which led to her singing talents ..

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1959 – He was born on the 11th day of July this year in Woodbridge, New Jersey.   1970 – He began playing the guitar at the age of 14 following the death of guitar legend Jimi Hendrix.   1987 – Kramer put him out as a signature model.   1989 – He quit production ..

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1959 – Helen Folasade Adu born on the 16th of January in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. Her parents, Bisi Adu, a Nigerian lecturer in economics of Yoruba background, and Anne Hayes, an English nurse, met in London and moved to West Africa. Known professionally as Sade Adu, is a Nigerian-born Grammy winning English singer, composer, ..

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1962 – He was born William Bruce Rose, Jr. on the 16th day of February this year in Lafayette, Indiana, USA. He was best known as the vocalist of Guns N’ Roses.   1967 – He was brought up in a deeply religious Pentecostal family, singing in church, which he started doing at the age ..

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1885 – Joseph "King" Oliver, born on the 19th of December in Abend, Louisiana near Donaldsonville, and moved to New Orleans in his youth. He was a bandleader and jazz cornet player. 1919 – a fight broke out at a dance where he was playing, and the police arrested him and the band along with ..

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1960 – He was born on the 22nd day of January this year in Sydney.   1979 – The Farriss family moved to Perth, Western Australia, the rest of the band followed, returning to Sydney soon after.   1980 – The group released their first album, INXS, and put out their first single, "Simple Simon," ..

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1983 – Jordan Taylor Hanson was born on the 14th of March in Tulsa, Oklahoma.   1992 – He and his older brother, Isaac, started their band, The Hanson Brothers this year. Isaac was eleven, Taylor nine, and six year old Zac joined the group. They performed as an acapella group outside of different clubs ..

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