Rock and Roll Birthdays September 9th

1926 – Jake Carey – vocalist for The Flamingos (“I Only Have Eyes For You”)
1940 – Joe Negroni
 – vocalist for Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (“Why Do Fools Fall In Love”)
1941 – Otis Redding 
(“Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay”)
1942 – Luther Simmons
 – vocalist for The Main Ingredient (“Everybody Plays The Fool”)
1945 – Dee Dee Sharp 
(“Mashed Potato”)
1946 – Billy Preston 
(“Will It Go Round in Circles”)
1946 – Doug Ingle 
– keyboards for Iron Butterfly (“In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida”)
1946 – Bruce Palmer
 – bassist for Buffalo Springfield (“For What It’s Worth”)
1947 – Freddy Weller
 – guitarist for Paul Revere and The Raiders (“Mr Sun, Mr Moon”)