Rock and Roll Birthdays September 19th


1931 – Brook Benton 
(“A Rainy Night In Georgia”)
1934 – Brian Epstein 
– The Beatles’ manager
1935 – Nick Massi 
– bass guitar / vocals for The Four Seasons (“Big Girls Don’t Cry”)
1940 – Bill Medley 
– vocalist for the Righteous Brothers (“You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin'”)
1940 – Paul Williams 
– songwriter (“We’ve Only Just Begun”, “Old Fashioned Love Song”)
1941 – Cass Elliot 
– vocalist for the Mamas & the Papas (“Dream A Little Dream”)
1945 – Freda Payne 
(“Band Of Gold”)
1945 – Austin Roberts
 (“Something’s Wrong With Me”)
1946 – John Coghlan
 – drummer for Status Quo (“Pictures Of Matchstick Men”)
1947 – Lol Creme
 – multi-instrumentalist for 10cc (“I’m Not In Love”)
1951 – Nile Rodgers
 – guitarist for Chic (“Le Freak”)