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MARCELLA DETROIT

Marcella Detroit Marcella Detroit (born Marcella Levy, June 21, 1959) is an American soprano vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter. She co-wrote the 1977 Eric Clapton hit “Lay Down Sally” and released her debut album Marcella in 1982. She joined Shakespears Sister in 1988 with ex-Bananarama member Siobhan Fahey. Their first two albums, Sacred Heart (1989), and …

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DON BLACK (lyricist)

Don Black (lyricist) Birth name Donald Blackstone Born 21 June 1938 London, England Genres Popular music Occupation(s) Songwriter, lyricist Don Black, OBE (born 21 June 1938) is an English lyricist. His works have included numerous musicals, movie themes and hit songs. He has provided lyrics for John Barry, Charles Strouse, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Quincy Jones, …

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JERRY VAN DYKE

Jerry Van Dyke Born Jerry McCord Van Dyke July 27, 1931 Danville, Illinois, U.S. Died January 5, 2018 (aged 86) Malvern, Arkansas, U.S. Cause of death Heart failure Occupation Actor, comedian Jerry Van Dyke | Facebook Jerry McCord Van Dyke (July 27, 1931 – January 5, 2018) was an American comedian and actor, as well as the younger brother …

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GAIL ANN DORSEY

Gail Ann Dorsey Born November 20, 1962 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Genres Alternative rock R&B soul rock funk pop rock Occupation(s) Musician songwriter Instruments Vocals bass guitar guitar clarinet Years active 1985–present Gail Ann Dorsey (born November 20, 1962) is an American musician. With a long career as a session musician, she is perhaps best …

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DIANA CANOVA

Diana Canova Born Diane Canova Rivero June 1, 1953 West Palm Beach, Florida Other names Diana Rivero Canova Education Hollywood High School Alma mater Los Angeles City College Occupation Actress, singer Diana Canova (born June 1, 1953) is an American actress, director, and professor. Canova was born Diane Canova Rivero in West Palm Beach, Florida, …

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DAVID BROCK

Above : Dave Brock, 1982, Cornwall Dave Brock Birth name David Anthony Brock Born 20 August 1941 Origin Isleworth, Middlesex, England Genres Space rock, progressive rock Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter Instruments Vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, keyboards, bass guitar, harmonica David Anthony Brock (born 20 August 1941) is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He plays electric …

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ANTHONY DANIELS – C-3PO

Anthony Daniels Born 21 February 1946 (Salisbury, Wiltshire, England Occupation Actor, mime artist Years active 1976–present Known for C-3PO in Star Wars Anthony Daniels (born 21 February 1946) is an English actor and mime artist. He is best known for playing C-3PO in the Star Wars film series. He is the only actor to have …

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DANNY GOKEY

Danny Gokey Daniel Jay Gokey (born April 24, 1980) is an American singer and former church music director from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was the third-place finalist on the eighth season of American Idol. After his placing on the show, Gokey signed to 19 Recordings and RCA Nashville at the beginning of a career in country …

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DAVID L. COOK

David L. Cook David L. Cook (born November 11, 1968) is an American Christian country music singer-songwriter, comedian and a multiple Emmy and Telly Awards winner. Born to Donnell and June (née Mercer) Cook, David is the oldest of six children. He has written more than 2,500 songs, including Drop that Rock, which was featured …

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DAVID JENKINS (musician)

David Jenkins (musician) Genres Smooth rock, easy listening Occupation(s) Musician Instruments Vocals, guitar David Jenkins – YouTube David Jenkins (musician) | Wikiwand David Michael “Dave” Jenkins (born August 29, 1947) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known as the lead singer and guitarist for the California smooth rock band Pablo Cruise. Jenkins was a member of the band …

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