Category Archive: Entertainers V

VIC BRIGGS

Vic Briggs Birth name Victor Harvey Briggs III Also known as Antion Vikram Singh Khalsa Born 14 February 1945 Origin Twickenham, Middlesex, England Genres rock, psychedelic rock, hard rock Instruments Vocals guitar Piano Victor Harvey Briggs III (born 14 February 1945 in Twickenham, Middlesex, England) is a former blues and rock musician, best known as …

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VARETTA DILLARD

Varetta Dillard Birth name Varetta M. Dillard Born February 3, 1933 Harlem, New York, United States Died October 4, 1993 (aged 60) Brooklyn, New York, United States Genres R&B Occupation(s) Singer Varetta Dillard | Album Discography | AllMusic Varetta Dillard (3 February 1933 – 4 October 1993) was an American rhythm and blues singer in the 1950s …

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VANITY FAIR (band)

Vanity Fare Origin Kent, England Genres Pop music Vanity Fare (due to the similarity of the novel and magazine title often misspelled Vanity Fair) are a UK pop/rock group formed in 1966, best remembered for its million-selling song, “Hitchin’ a Ride”, which became a worldwide hit in 1970. School friends Trevor Brice (born 12 February …

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VIV REDD

Vi Redd Birth name Elvira Louise Redd Born September 20, 1928 Los Angeles, California, U.S. Genres Jazz, bebop, hard bop, post bop Occupation(s) Musician, vocalist, teacher Instruments Alto saxophone Elvira “Vi” Redd (born September 20, 1928) is an American jazz alto saxophone player, vocalist and educator. She has been active since the early 1950s and …

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VIV ALBERTINE

Viv Albertine Birth name Viviane Katrina Louise Albertine Born 1 December 1954 Sydney, Australia Genres Punk rock, post-punk, new wave Occupation(s) Musician, television director Instruments Guitar, vocals Viviane Katrina Louise “Viv” Albertine (born 1 December 1954, Sydney, Australia) is a British singer and songwriter, best known as the guitarist for the English punk group the …

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VICTOR GARCIA (Spanish singer)

Víctor García (Spanish singer) Birth name Víctor García Born 5 June 1970 Brisbane, Australia Origin Oviedo, Asturias, Spain Genres Power metal, Heavy metal Instruments Vocals, guitar Víctor García (Spanish singer) – Wikipedia WarCry Víctor García bio – WarCry Víctor García (born 5 June 1970 in Brisbane, Australia) is the lead vocalist and songwriter for the heavy metal band WarCry. …

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VASHTI BUNYAN

Vashti Bunyan Birth name Jennifer Vashti Bunyan Also known as Vashti Born 1945 Newcastle upon Tyne, England Genres Folk psychedelic folk freak folk Vashti Bunyan Vashti Bunyan – 1969 Just Another Diamond Day – YouTube Vashti Bunyan | Biography, Albums, Streaming Links | AllMusic Vashti Bunyan – Home | Facebook Vashti Bunyan (born Jennifer Vashti Bunyan in 1945) is …

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FRANK VINCENT

Frank Vincent Frank Vincent Gattuso Jr. (April 15, 1937 – September 13, 2017), known professionally as Frank Vincent, was an American actor. He played prominent roles in the HBO series The Sopranos and in several films for director Martin Scorsese: Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990), and Casino (1995). Vincent, who was of Italian descent (ancestors …

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MY BLOODY VALENTINE

My Bloody Valentine (band) Origin Dublin, Ireland Genres Shoegazing noise pop dream pop avant-pop experimental rock post-punk (early) my bloody valentine – official website My Bloody Valentine (2009) – IMDb My Bloody Valentine – Home | Facebook My Bloody Valentine are an Anglo-Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1983. Since 1987, the band’s lineup has consisted of …

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VICTORIA BANKS

Victoria Banks Birth name Victoria Wenonah Banks Born February 8, 1973 Origin Muskoka, Ontario, Canada Genres Country Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter Instruments singing, acoustic guitar, piano Website: Victoria Banks – Home | Facebook Victoria Banks: Welcome Victoria Wenonah Banks is a singer/songwriter from Port Carling, Muskoka, Ontario, Canada. Her self-produced debut CD When You Can Fly was …

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