KBBP Radio Birthday Recognition

August 1

Chuck D (1960)
Robert Cray (1953)
Jean Wells (1942)
Jean Wells (1942)

August 2

Homer Banks (1941)
Doris Coley of the Shirelles (1941)
Fat Larry (1959)
Augie Johnson (1948)
Johnny Kemp (1959)

August 3

Tony Bennett (1926)
Moses B.B. Dickerson of WAR (1949)
Johnny Graham of Earth Wind & Fire (1951)
Beverly Lee of the Shirelles (1931)
Syreeta Wright (1946)

August 4

Louis Armstrong (1901)
Terri Lyne Carrington (1965)
Frankie Ford (1939)
Timi Yuro (1940)

August 5

Kathy Brown (1960)
Mike Nocito of Johnny Hates Jazz (1960)
Samantha Sang (1951)

August 6

Randy DeBarge (1958)
Joyce Sims (1959)

August 7

Charlie Pope of the Tams (1936)
Byron Woods (1955)

August 8

David Grant of Linx (1956)
Joe Tex (1933)

August 9

Kurtis Blow (1959)
Willie Henderson (1941)
Billy Henderson of the Spinners (1939)
Whitney Houston (1963)
Barbara Mason (1947)
Lorraine Pearson of 5 Star (1957)

August 10

Patti Austin (1948)
Michael Bivins of New Edition and Bell Biv DeVoe (1968)
Aaron Hall (1964)
Bobby Hatfield of the Righteous Brothers (1940)
Ronnie Spector (1943)

August 11

Bryan Bassett of Wild Cherry (1954)
Kenny Gamble (1943)
Joe Jackson (1955)
Chris Kelly of Kris Kross (1978)
Hamish Seelochan of the Pasadenas (1964)

August 12

August Darnell of Kid Creole and the Coconuts (1951)
Roy Hay of Culture Club (1961)
Joe Jones (1926)
Percy Mayfield (1920)
Pat Metheny (1954)
James Morrison (1984)
Sir Mix-A-Lot (1963)

August 13

George Shearing (1919)
Howard Tate (1939)

August 14

Sharon Bryant of Atlantic Starr (1956)
Larry Graham (1946)

August 15

Bobby Byrd (1934)
Bobby Caldwell (1951)
Billy Griffin (1950)
Willie Little Beaver Hale (1945)
Stix Hooper of the Crusaders (1950)
Frederick Knight (1944)
Oscar Peterson (1925)
Bill Pinkney of the Drifters (1933)
Geraldo Velez of Sypro Gyra (1947)
Jimmy Webb (1946)

August 16

Robert “Squirrel” Lester of the Chi-Lites (1934)
Madonna (1958)
James J.T. Taylor of Kool and the Gang (1953)

August 17

Glen Goldsmith (1965)
Maysa (1966)
Kelvin Mercer of De La Soul (1969)

August 18

Maxine Brown (1939)
Sarah Dash of Labelle (1942)
Edwin Hawkins (1943)
Marvin Isley of the Isley Brothers (1953)
Malcolm-Jamal Warner (1970)

August 19

Margie Joseph (1950)
Ted Mills of Blue Magic (1952)
Johnny Nash (1940)

August 20

LeRoy Burgess of Black Ivory (1953)
Jamie Cullum (1979)
Jackie DeShannon (1941)
Allen Frey of New Birth (1950)
Isaac Hayes (1942)
KRS One (1965)
David Lasley (1947)
James Pankow of Chicago (1947)
Robert Plant (1948)
Paul Robi of the Platters (1931)

August 21

Dina Carroll (1968)
Count Basie (1904)
Kelis (1979)
David Morales (1961)
Kenny Rogers (1938)
Kim Sledge of Sister Sledge (1957)

August 22

James DeBarge (1963)
John Lee Hooker (1920)
Roland Orzabal of Tears for Fears (1961)
Edward Patten of Gladys Knight and the Pips (1939)
Vernon Reid of Living Color (1958)
Evelyn Thomas (1953)
Dexter Wansel (1950)
Christopher Williams (1967)

August 23

Rudy Lewis of the Drifters (1936)

August 24

Jeffrey Daniel of Shalamar (1955)
Marshall Thompson of the Chi-Lites (1942)
Mason Williams (1938)
Ernest Wright of Little Anthony and the Imperials (1941)

August 25

Matt Aitken (1956)
Matt Aitken (1956)
Alexandra Burke (1988)
Wayne Shorter of the Crusaders (1933)
Walter Williams of the O’Jays (1942)

August 26

Branford Marsalis (1960)
Valerie Simpson of Ashford & Simpson (1948)

August 27

Yolanda Adams (1961)
Mario (1986)
Mase (1977)
Edward Patten of the Pips (1939)

August 28

Kim Appleby of Mel and Kim (1961)
Daniel Seraphine of Chicago (1948)

August 29

Bey Bright (1970)
Michael Jackson (1958)
Kloud 9 (1968)
Me’shell Ndegeocello (1968)
Pebbles/Sister Perri (1964)
Dinah Washington (1924)

August 30

Gerald Albright (1957)
Ronald Beitle of Wild Cherry (1954)
Martin Jackson of Swing Out Sister (1955)

August 31

John Davis (1947)
Wilton Felder of the Crusaders (1940)
Sheree Hicks (1972)
Van Morrison (1945)