December Soul Music Birthdays

December 1

Lisa Fischer (1958)
Nelly Furtado (1978)
Bette Midler (1945)
Billy Paul (1934)
Lou Rawls (1936)
Vesta (1963)

December 2

Nelly Furtado (1978)

December 3

December 4

Anthony David (1971)
Jay Z (1969)

December 5

Keri Hilson (1982)
Andy Kim (1942)
Jim Messina (1947)
O'Bryan (1961)
Frank Wilson (1940)

December 6

Dave Brubeck (1920)
Linda Creed (1948)
Willie Hutch (1944)
Donna McGhee (1960)
Eugene Wilde (1961)

December 7

Louis Prima (1910)
Tom Waits (1949)

December 8

Jerry Butler (1939)
Sammy Davis, Jr. (1925)
Dan Hartman (1951)
Jimmy Smith (1925)

December 9

Joan Armatrading (1950)
Donald Byrd (1932)
Donald Byrd (1932)
Junior Wells (1932)

December 10

Paul Hardcastle (1957)
Ralph Tavares (1941)

December 11

Easther Bennett (1972)
David Gates (of Bread) (1940)
Brenda Lee (1944)
Big Mama Thornton (1926)
McCoy Tyner (1938)

December 12

Sheila E (1959)
Frank Sinatra (1915)

December 13

Jeff "Skunk" Baxter (1948)
Jamie Foxx (1967)

December 14

Linda Jones (1944)
Ronnie McNeir (1951)
Charlie Rich (1932)
Joyce Vincent Wilson of Dawn (1946)

December 15

Byron Cage (1962)

December 16

December 17

Sam Dees (1945)
Art Neville of the Neville Bros (1937)

December 18

DMX (1970)
Keith Richards (1943)
Angie Stone (1961)

December 19

Chuckii Booker (1964)
Lenny White (1949)
Maurice White (1941)

December 20

Bobby Colomby of Blood Sweat and Tears (1944)
Yvonne Gage (1959)
Anita Ward (1957)
Kim Weston (1939)

December 21

Hank Crawford (1934)
Gwen McCrae (1943)
Carla Thomas (1942)
Betty Wright (1953)

December 22

Jordin Sparks (1989)

December 23

Esther Phillips (1935)
Eugene Record (1940)

December 24

Lee Dorsey (1924)
John Luongo (1949)
Ricky Martin (1971)

December 25

Sherree Brown (1955)
Merry Clayton (1948)
Bob James (1939)
Noel Redding (1945)
Ryan Shaw (1980)

December 26

Andre Fischer of Rufus (1952)
Kashif (1959)
Phil Spector (1939)

December 27

Fred Hammond (1960)

December 28

John Legend (1978)
Charles Neville (1938)
Johnny Otis (1921)
Lonnie Liston Smith (1940)
Pops Staples (1915)
Edgar Winter (1946)

December 29

Patti Drew (1944)
Yvonne Elliman (1951)
Latoya London (1978)

December 30

Bo Diddley (1928)
Chris Jasper (1951)
Jay Kay of Jamiroquai (1969)
Del Shannon (1934)
Tyrese (1978)
Viola Wills (1939)

December 31

Barry Biggs (1947)
Donna Summer (1948)
ADVANCE Listening Room - Eric Roberson - "Wind"
CD of the Month - James Day - Song, Soul & Spirit
Listening Room - Stokley - Introducing Stokley
Listening Room - The GroovaLottos - Ask Yo' Mama