Music Birthday: Bobby McFerrin

🔊🥳Today, March 11, 1950, Bobby McFerrin was born Robert Keith McFerrin Jr. in Manhattan, NYC, NY. Linda Goldstein produced the popular Bobby McFerrin single ‘Don’t Worry Be Happy,’ a song included on McFerrin’s fourth studio album “Simple Pleasures.” The song reached no. 1 on the US Hot 100 in September 1988, and has since been sampled in several songs: ‘Winter Wonderland / Don’t Worry Be Happy’ by Pentatonix, ‘Oreo’ by Shotgun Willy, ‘Be Happy’ by Cuizinier, and more.

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