Music Birthday: Kip Moore

🔊🥳Today, April 1, 1980, Kip Christian Moore was born in Tifton, Georgia. In June 2013, Kip earned his first gold certified from the Recording Industry Association of America, for his ‘Beer Money’ single. The song, produced by Brett James, is included on Kip’s debut studio album “Up All Night.” On the Hot 100, ‘Beer Money’…

Music Birthday: Shamari DeVoe

🔊🥳Today, February 22, 1980, Shamari DeVoe was born Shamari Jaqua Fears, in Detroit, Michigan. On April 10, 2000, Blaque earned platinum certification from the RIAA for their eponymous debut studio album. On January 21, 2000, three months prior to the album’s certification, their ‘Bring It All to Me’ ft. *NSYNC peaked at no. 5 on…

Music Birthday: Brian Littrell

🔊🥳Today, February 20, 1975, Brian Thomas Littrell, of the Backstreet Boys, was born in Lexington, Kentucky. Littrell helped the band chart 18 songs on the US Hot 100, one being ‘All I Have to Give,’ which peaked at no. 5 on February 5, 1999. The song is production by Full Force, and it won a…

Music Birthday: Regina Spektor

🔊🥳Today, February 18, 1980, Regina Ilyinichna Spektor in Moscow, Russia. On February 22, 2008, Spektor’s ‘Fidelity’ earned gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America. The song is a David Khane co-write that comes from Spektor’s fourth studio album, “Begin to Hope.” The song peaked at no. 33 on the Billboard Adult Top 40…

Music Birthday: John Travolta

🔊🥳Today, February 18, 1954, John Joseph Travolta was born in Englewood, New Jersey. As Edna Turnblad, from 2007s musical film “Hairspray,” Travolta performed several songs included on the Marc Shaiman-produced soundtrack, such as ‘Welcome to the 60’s,’ ‘(You’re) Timeless to Me,’ and the contagious ‘You Can’t Stop the Beat.’ “Hairspray: Soundtrack to the Motion Picture,”…

Music Birthday: Marvin Sapp

🔊🎉Today, January 28, 1967, Marvin Louis Sapp was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Eight years after it’s release, his inspiring song ‘The Best in Me’ earned gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America. The song comes from Sapp’s 2010 live album, “Here I Am.” The album peaked at no. 1 on the Billboard…

Music Birthday: Tina Turner

🔊🎉Today, November 26, 1939, Tina Turner was born Ana Mae Bullock, in Nutbush, Tennessee. Two days ago, in 1984, her single ‘Better Be Good to Me’ peaked at no. 5 on the US Hot 100. Song was produced by Rupert Hine, for Turner’s “Private Dancer” comeback album. At the 27th Annual Grammy Awards, song won…

Music Birthday: Dawn Robinson

🔊🎉Today, November 24, 1965, Dawn Sherrese Robinson was born in New London, Connecticut. In addition to her platinum-selling work with En Vogue, she has award-winning work with Lucy Pearl. Lucy Pearl consists of Raphael Saadiq, Ali Shaheed Muhammed, and Joi. This soul group released an eponymous album earned gold certification from the Recording Industry Association…