November’s Spotlight Is On Music Stars Born In November
AND On Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees!
NOVEMBER finds us Spotlighting Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees for induction into the RockHall and Museum at Cleveland, Ohio. Music lovers can visit www.rockhall.com to cast votes for 5 of 15 nominees whom you believe to be most deserving of induction next year. In addition to including the new crop of nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in our mix this month, we’re giving Extra Plays to GreatGold music artists born in November during years gone by.
CURRENT ROCK HALL NOMINEES: Chicago, Yes, The Cars, Deep Purple, Steve Miller, Janet Jackson, Chaka Khan, Cheap Trick, The Spinners, N.W.A., Nine Inch Nails, The Smiths, Chic, Los Lobos, and The J.B.s (or JB’s). After votes are tabulated, five of these nominees will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located in Cleveland, Ohio in the Spring of 2016. Fan voting ends December 8, 2015. (See story about and photos of 2016 RockHall nominees at McStreamy.com.)
SOME OF THE NOVEMBER Born singers and musicians who are getting Extra Plays of their big hits during this, their Birthday Month, include: BONNIE RAITT; TINA TURNER; BILLY IDOL; PERCY SLEDGE; LULU; ADAM ANT; ART GARFUNKEL of Simon and Garfunkel; PETER NOONE of Herman’s Hermits; BRYAN ADAMS; NICK SIMPER of Deep Purple; DON McDOUGALL of Guess Who; TERRY JOHNSON of The Flamingos; RUBY NASH CURTIS of Ruby and The Romantics; BRIAN HYLAND;
AND: RICKY MARTIN; GLENN FREY of The Eagles and solo; DEE CLARK; JOHNNY RIVERS; TOM FOGERTY of Creedence Clearwater Revival; MARY TRAVERS and PAUL STOOKEY of Peter, Paul and Mary; DAVE LOGGINS; DONNA FARGO; BOOKER T JONES of Booker-T and The MGs; JAY BLACK of Jay and The Americans; RICH GOOCH of Quarterflash; BRUCE HORNSBY; CLYDE McPHATTER;
ABBA member Anni-Frid Lyngsdtad; JOE LEEWAY of The Thompson Twins; BOB LIND; CARL PERKINS; PAUL REVERE and THE RAIDERS bassist Charlie Coe and drummer Joe Correro; MIRACLES members Pete Moore and Warren “Pete” Moore; BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS pianist/sax player Fred Lipsius; BUCKINGHAMS drummer Tom Scheckel; GERRY McGEE of The Ventures; NEIL YOUNG of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young and solo; STEPHEN BISHOP;
ALSO: PETULA CLARK; GENE CLARK and GRAM PARSONS of The Byrds; HANK BALLARD; JOE WALSH of The Eagles/The James Gang and solo; DOCTOR JOHN; CHRIS JOYCE of Simply Red; HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS bassist Mario Cipollina and Drummer Bill Gibson; WHOOPI GOLDBERG; FREDDIE GARRITY of Freddie and The Dreamers; STYX guitarist James Young; BON JOVI bassist Alec John Such; ERROL BROWN of Hot Chocolate; LESLIE McKEOWN of Bay City Rollers; CORNELL GUNTHER of The Coasters;
PLUS: AMY GRANT; EDDIE RABBIT; BRUCE CHANNEL; DENNY DOHERTY of The Mamas and Papas; FELIX CAVALIERE of Young Rascals/Rascals; LUTHER INGRAM; and JUNE POINTER of The Pointer Sisters and solo; BOB WESTON of Fleetwood Mac in the early 1970s; DAN PECK of America; MAGNE FURUHOLMEN of A-ha; ARTHUR “Pooch” TAVARES; GUNS N’ ROSES keyboardist Chris Pitman, guitarist Richard Fortus and drummer Matt Sorum; HARRY RUSHAKOFF and BEN WILSON of Blues Traveler; and FOUR SEASONS keyboardist/singer Bob Gaudio.