Music Birthday: Sheryl Crow

Today, February 11, 1962, Sheryl Susanne Crow was born in Kennett, Missouri. On February 4, 1997, Crow’s “Tuesday Night Music Club” album was certified 7x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.  “Tuesday Night Music Club” is Crow’s debut album, and it was entirely produced by Bill Bottrell – co-producer of Michael Jackson’s “Dangerous”…

Music Birthday: Jewel

🔊🥳 Today, May 23, 1974, Jewel Kilcher was born in Payson, Utah. Jewel has a song called ‘Down So Long,’ produced by Patrick Leonard, and it reached no. 59 on the US Hot 100 May 7, 1999. The song comes from Jewel’s sophomore studio album “Spirit.” Also on the Hot 100 from “Spirit” peaked the…

HomageCollage: Prince, “Purple Rain”

🔊❤️Today 1984 – Prince made his acting debut in the promotional “Purple Rain,” a film written and directed by Albert Magnoli – This film was the last to win the Academy Award for Best Original Song Score until Ludwig Göransson won the same award for 2018’s “Black Panther.”