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A Few Things You Might Not Know About John Lennon

John Lennon would have turned 78 today, had he not been brutally murdered by Mark David Chapman on December 8th, 1980. In honour of his birthday, here are a few facts you might not have known about John Lennon. John

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Happy Birthday Harry :)

Harry Connick Jr first came to everyone’s attention through the movie When Harry Met Sally where director Rob Reiner asked him to provide the soundtrack to “I’ll have what she’s having” 😉 Of course that was just the stepping stone

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[Video] Ageless Tony Bennett Turns 92 Today!

Tony Bennett is celebrating his 92nd birthday today. Happy Birthday Tony! To mark the occasion, Tony Bennett and Diana Krall have united for a classy, revamp of George and Ira Gershwin’s 1924 song “Fascinating Rhythm.” The track previews their upcoming collaborative

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Celebrity Happy Birthday! Ottawa Born Paul Anka Turns 77 Today

Paul Anka was born in Ottawa, on July 30th, 1941. He developed a talent for song writing in high school (Fisher Park) and recorded his first single, “I Confess”, when he was just 14. In 1957, with $100 given to him

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July, August, September Are The Most Popular Birth Months

Most of us know which celebrities we share a birthday with, but have you ever wondered how popular your birth date is? And admit it… at some point, did you count back from your date of birth to try to

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Happy 4th Noah Buble!

It was an extra-special 4th birthday celebration for Noah Buble! Canadian crooner Michael Buble and actress Luisiana Lopilato threw Noah an action hero themed birthday party, which included elaborate decorations and featured a tiered Spiderman cake and cupcakes. Mom shared

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Happy Birthday Kenny Rogers!

Happy Birthday to the “Gambler”, Kenny Rogers. Kenny was born in Houston, Texas on August 21st, 1938. He has charted more than 120 hit singles across various music genres, topping the country and pop album charts for more than 200

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Happy Birthday Ringo!

Richard Starkey is celebrating his 77th birthday today by announcing the release date and title of his forthcoming album. “Give More Love” will be his first record since 2015’s “Postcards From Paradise” and it’s be available in mid-September. Joining him

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Song Writer Burt Bacharach Turns 89 Today!

Happy birthday to one of the greatest living song writers! Burt Bacharach was born today in 1928, which makes him 89. The songwriter, pianist and arranger has written hundreds of hit songs, including “The Look of Love”, “This Guy’s in

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Happy Birthday Engelbert Humperdinck!

Happy 81st birthday to Arnold George Dorsey, born on May 2nd, in Madras, India in 1936, when the country was still under British rule. His family moved to Leicester, England when he was 10 and he soon started showing an interest

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[Video] Happy Birthday Barbra Streisand!

One of the most successful personalities in show business is celebrating her birthday today! Barbra Streisand was born in Brooklyn, New York, on April 24th in 1942. She was raised in a middle-class family and grew up dreaming of becoming

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Celebrating The Great One Today

Growing up, I would say I was Daddy’s girl and my Daddy used to watch Hockey Night In Canada every single Saturday night, he never drank but that was the one time he would have his beer, his weekly one…..when

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Birthday Boy Celebrates 76 With His 50 Year Anniversary World Tour

American singer, songwriter, musician and actor celebrates a birthday today with a career that began back in the 1960s and still goes strong today. One of the best selling artists of all time with such hits as Cracklin’ Rosie, Song

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[Video] Happy Birthday Gordon Lightfoot!

Canadian folk music icon Gordon Lightfoot turns 78 today. Robbie Robertson of the Band described Lightfoot as “a national treasure”. Bob Dylan, also a Lightfoot fan, called him one of his favourite songwriters and, in an often-quoted tribute, Dylan observed that

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[Video] Happy Birthday Joni Mitchell – A National Treasure

Best wishes to Joni Mitchell, who turns 73 today. She born Roberta Joan Anderson on November 7th, 1943, in Fort MacLeod, Alberta. Not only is Joni Michell one of the most influential singer/song-writers of her generation, and beyond, she also

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