March Soul Music Birthdays

March 1

Harry Belafonte (1927)
Sammy Lee Bush (1987)
Willie Mitchell (1928)
Oliver Sain (1932)

March 2

Harry Belafonte (1927)
Larry Carlton (1948)
Karen Carpenter (1950)
Bobby Eli (1954)

March 3

Tone Loc (1966)

March 4

Miriam Makeba (1932)
Barbara McNair (1934)
Chris Rea (1951)
Bobby Womack (1944)

March 5

Andy Gibb (1958)
Boon Gould (1955)
Eddy Grant (1948)
Teena Marie (1956)
Tommy Tucker (1933)
Marvin Winans (1958)

March 6

Kiki Dee (1947)
Wes Montgomery (1923)
Sylvia Robinson (1936)

March 7

Hamilton Bohannon (1942)
Taylor Dayne (1962)
Kae Williams of Breakwater (1956)

March 8

Van Hunt (1970)
Carole Bayer Sager (1947)
Phil Sawyer of the Spencer Davis Group (1947)
Charles Sherrell (1943)
Gagor Szabo (1936)

March 9

Martin Fry of ABC (1958)
La India (Linda Viera Caballero) (1969)
Laura Lee (1945)
Lloyd Price (1933)

March 10

Tina Charles (1954)
Neneh Cherry (1964)
Robin Thicke (1977)

March 11

Terrence Howard (1969)
Katie Kissoon (1951)
Cheryl Lynn (1957)

March 12

Ruby Andrews (1947)
Al Jarreau (1940)
Liza Minelli (1946)
James Taylor (1948)
Tony Terry (1964)

March 13

Glenn Lewis (1975)
Frances Nero (1943)
Bobby Patterson (1944)
David Peaston (1957)
Candi Staton (1943)
Mike Stoller (1933)

March 14

Charo (1941)
Rick Dees (1950)
Quincy Jones (1933)

March 15

Jean Carne (1947)
Ralph Macdonald (1944)
Arif Mardin (1932)
Rockwell (1964)
Sly Stone (1943)
Will.i.am (1975)

March 16

Tommy Flanagan (1930)
Flavor Flav (1959)
Flavor Flav (1959)

March 17

Patrick Adams (1950)
Harold Brown of WAR (1946)
Nat King Cole (1919)
Lorraine Ellison (1931)
Cunnie Williams (1963)

March 18

Shola Ama (1979)
Irene Cara (1959)
Courtney Pine (1964)
Courtney Pine (1964)
Queen Latifah (1970)
Lowrell Simon (1943)

March 19

Clarence "Frogman" Henry (1937)
Walter Jackson (1938)
Ruth Pointer (1946)
Barbara Tucker (1957)

March 20

Spike Lee (1957)
Ultra Nate (1968)

March 21

Solomon Burke (1940)
Robert "Shotgun" Johnson (1953)

March 22

George Benson (1943)
Charles Jackson of the Independents (1945)

March 23

Chaka Khan (1953)

March 24

Don Covay (1936)
Don Covay (1938)
Billy Stewart (1937)
Billy Stewart (1937)
Karen Young (1951)

March 25

Elton John (1947)
Maisie Williams of Boney M (1951)

March 26

James Moody (1925)
Diana Ross (1944)
Jay Sean (1981)
Rufus Thomas (1917)

March 27

Mariah Carey (1970)
Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas (1975)
Jessy J (1988)
Bunny Sigler (1941)
Sarah Vaughan (1924)

March 28

Lady Gaga (1986)
Cheryl "Salt" James of Salt-N-Pepa (1966)
Oran "Juice" Jones (1957)
Ledisi (1972)

March 29

Pearl Bailey (1918)
Michael Brecker (1949)
Willie Clayton (1955)
Astrud Gilberto (1940)
Bobby Kimball of Toto (1947)
Louis Price (1953)
Keni Stevens (1967)

March 30

Tracy Chapman (1964)
Eric Clapton (1945)
Celine Dion (1968)
Norah Jones (1979)
M.C. Hammer (1962)
Ola Onabule (1964)

March 31

Herb Alpert (1935)
Lowell Fulson (1921)
Choice Cut - V3 - "Getting Better"
Listening Room - Avery Sunshine - Twenty Sixty Four
CD of the Month - Raul Midon - Bad Ass and Blind
SoulTracks Choice Cut - Toni Redd - "Underneath My Skin"