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Musicians & singers born in 1949

Born January 1949

BritishKex Gorin
RIPHe would be 72 years 9 months 12 days old if still alive
Born 1 January 1949 Died 21 December 2007

Drummer with rock band Magnum

AustralianDaryl Braithwaite
He is 72 years 9 months 2 days old
Born 11 January 1949

Lead singer with pop / rock band Sherbet (1970 to 1984)

AmericanPeggy Clinger
RIPShe would be 72 years 9 months 2 days old if still alive
Born 11 January 1949 Died 9 August 1975

Singer / songwriter, member of vocal group The Clinger Sisters

AmericanLamar Williams
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 29 days old if still alive
Born 14 January 1949 Died 21 January 1983

Bass player with The Allman Brothers Band (1972 to 1976)

BritishMick Taylor
He is 72 years 8 months 26 days old
Born 17 January 1949

Guitarist (blues), played with The Bluesbreakers (1967 to 1969) / The Rolling Stones (1969 to 1974)

BritishRobert Palmer
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 24 days old if still alive
Born 19 January 1949 Died 26 September 2003

Singer (soul / pop / rock), who had the 1986 hit song Addicted To Love

AmericanSteve Perry
He is 72 years 8 months 21 days old
Born 22 January 1949

Lead singer with Journey who had the 1981 hit song Don't Stop Believin'

BritishPhil Miller
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 21 days old if still alive
Born 22 January 1949 Died 18 October 2017

Guitarist (prog rock / jazz), played with Hatfield And The North

AmericanFarris Lanier Jr
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 20 days old if still alive
Born 23 January 1949 Died 21 November 2019

Lead singer with soul / R&B band Lanier & Co

AmericanTommy Ramone
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 14 days old if still alive
Born 29 January 1949 Died 11 July 2014

Drummer, played with the Ramones (1974 to 1978)

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Born February 1949

AmericanRoss Valory
He is 72 years 8 months 11 days old
Born 2 February 1949

Bass player with rock band Journey

AmericanArthur Kane
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 10 days old if still alive
Born 3 February 1949 Died 13 July 2004

Bassist, played with glam rock band the New York Dolls

BritishMike Batt
He is 72 years 8 months 7 days old
Born 6 February 1949

Singer / songwriter / producer

BritishAlan Lancaster
RIPHe would be 72 years 8 months 6 days old if still alive
Born 7 February 1949 Died 26 September 2021

Bass player, vocalist and co-founding member of Status Quo

BritishNigel Olsson
He is 72 years 8 months 3 days old
Born 10 February 1949

Drummer / session musician (pop / rock), long-term drummer for Elton John

BritishJudy Dyble
RIPShe would be 72 years 8 months old if still alive
Born 13 February 1949 Died 12 July 2020

Singer, founding member of folk rock band Fairport Convention

BritishLyn Paul
She is 72 years 7 months 27 days old
Born 16 February 1949

Vocalist with pop band The New Seekers

AmericanLynda Laurence
She is 72 years 7 months 23 days old
Born 20 February 1949

Singer with The Supremes

AmericanJerry Harrison
He is 72 years 7 months 22 days old
Born 21 February 1949

Keyboard player with Talking Heads / The Modern Lovers

Born March 1949

BritishRay Phillips
He is 72 years 7 months 12 days old
Born 1 March 1949

Original drummer with rock band Budgie

BritishDave Lambert
He is 72 years 7 months 5 days old
Born 8 March 1949

Guitar player with Strawbs

BritishTrevor Burton
He is 72 years 7 months 4 days old
Born 9 March 1949

Guitarist and founding member of The Move

AmericanBill Payne
He is 72 years 7 months 1 day old
Born 12 March 1949

Keyboard player with Little Feat

BritishMike Gibbins
RIPHe would be 72 years 7 months 1 day old if still alive
Born 12 March 1949 Died 4 October 2005

Drummer, played with pop-rock band Badfinger

BritishOllie Halsall
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 29 days old if still alive
Born 14 March 1949 Died 29 May 1992

Guitarist, long-term collaborator with Kevin Ayers

AmericanEddie Money
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 22 days old if still alive
Born 21 March 1949 Died 13 September 2019

Singer / songwriter (pop / rock)

BritishNick Lowe
He is 72 years 6 months 19 days old
Born 24 March 1949

Singer / songwriter (new wave, pop)

CanadianSteve Lang
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 19 days old if still alive
Born 24 March 1949 Died 4 February 2017

Bassist, played with rock band April Wine

CanadianBob Ezrin
He is 72 years 6 months 18 days old
Born 25 March 1949

Producer / keyboard player

AustralianJon English
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 17 days old if still alive
Born 26 March 1949 Died 9 March 2016

Singer / songwriter / actor

BritishDave Greenfield
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 14 days old if still alive
Born 29 March 1949 Died 3 May 2020

Keyboard player with The Stranglers

AmericanMichael Brecker
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 14 days old if still alive
Born 29 March 1949 Died 13 January 2007

Saxophonist / composer

BritishDana Gillespie
She is 72 years 6 months 13 days old
Born 30 March 1949

Singer (rock / blues)

BritishLene Lovich
She is 72 years 6 months 13 days old
Born 30 March 1949

Singer (new wave)

Born April 1949

AmericanGil Scott-Heron
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 12 days old if still alive
Born 1 April 1949 Died 27 May 2011

Poet / vocalist (soul / jazz)

AmericanDavid Robinson
He is 72 years 6 months 11 days old
Born 2 April 1949

Drummer with The Cars

BritishRichard Thompson
He is 72 years 6 months 10 days old
Born 3 April 1949

Singer / songwriter / guitarist (folk rock)

BritishReg Isidore
RIPHe would be 72 years 6 months 9 days old if still alive
Born 4 April 1949 Died 22 March 2009

Drummer (blues rock), played with Robin Trower

BritishSonja Kristina
She is 72 years 5 months 29 days old
Born 14 April 1949

Lead singer with progressive rock band Curved Air

AmericanWalter Lure
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 21 days old if still alive
Born 22 April 1949 Died 22 August 2020

Guitarist with punk band Johnny Thunders And The Heartbreakers

BritishJohn Miles
He is 72 years 5 months 20 days old
Born 23 April 1949

Singer / songwriter / multi-instrumentalist (pop / rock)

AmericanPreston Ritter
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 19 days old if still alive
Born 24 April 1949 Died 30 March 2015

Drummer, played with psychedelic band The Electric Prunes

AmericanMichael Brown
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 18 days old if still alive
Born 25 April 1949 Died 19 March 2015

Keyboardist / songwriter with pop group The Left Banke, who had the 1966 hit single Walk Away Renee

AmericanHerb Murrell
He is 72 years 5 months 16 days old
Born 27 April 1949

Singer with soul group The Stylistics

Born May 1949

CanadianJim Clench
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 12 days old if still alive
Born 1 May 1949 Died 3 November 2010

Bassist (rock), played with April Wine / Bachman-Turner Overdrive

AmericanCalep Emphrey Jr
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 12 days old if still alive
Born 1 May 1949 Died 25 April 2017

Long-term drummer for BB King

BritishZal Cleminson
He is 72 years 5 months 9 days old
Born 4 May 1949

Guitarist, played with The Sensational Alex Harvey Band

AmericanGregg Diamond
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 9 days old if still alive
Born 4 May 1949 Died 14 March 1999

Songwriter / producer (disco / jazz)

AmericanStella Parton
She is 72 years 5 months 9 days old
Born 4 May 1949

Singer (country / gospel), sister of Dolly Parton

AmericanBilly Joel
He is 72 years 5 months 4 days old
Born 9 May 1949

Singer / songwriter / piano player

AmericanNolan Porter
RIPHe would be 72 years 5 months 3 days old if still alive
Born 10 May 1949 Died 4 February 2021

Singer (soul)

BritishBill Bruford
He is 72 years 4 months 26 days old
Born 17 May 1949

Drummer, played with Yes / King Crimson

BritishRick Wakeman
He is 72 years 4 months 25 days old
Born 18 May 1949

Keyboard player with prog rock band Yes (1971 to 2004)

AmericanDusty Hill
RIPHe would be 72 years 4 months 24 days old if still alive
Born 19 May 1949 Died 27 July 2021

Bass player with ZZ Top

BritishLarry Wallis
RIPHe would be 72 years 4 months 24 days old if still alive
Born 19 May 1949 Died 19 September 2019

Guitarist (rock), played with The Pink Fairies / Motorhead

AmericanColonel Abrams
RIPHe would be 72 years 4 months 18 days old if still alive
Born 25 May 1949 Died 24 November 2016

Singer (R&B / dance), who had the 1985 hit song Trapped

Jean Millington
She is 72 years 4 months 18 days old
Born 25 May 1949

Bassist / vocalist with rock band Fanny

AmericanHank Williams Jr
He is 72 years 4 months 17 days old
Born 26 May 1949

Singer / songwriter (country / southern rock)

AmericanWendy O'Williams
RIPShe would be 72 years 4 months 15 days old if still alive
Born 28 May 1949 Died 6 April 1998

Singer with punk metal band Plasmatics

BritishFrancis Rossi
He is 72 years 4 months 14 days old
Born 29 May 1949

Singer / guitar player with Status Quo

Born June 1949

CanadianMike Levine
He is 72 years 4 months 12 days old
Born 1 June 1949

Bass player / keyboardist with rock band Triumph

AmericanFrank Beard
He is 72 years 4 months 2 days old
Born 11 June 1949

Drummer with ZZ Top

BritishJohn Wetton
RIPHe would be 72 years 4 months 1 day old if still alive
Born 12 June 1949 Died 31 January 2017

Singer / bassist, played with King Crimson / Asia

AmericanDennis Locorriere
He is 72 years 4 months old
Born 13 June 1949

Lead singer with Dr Hook

BritishAlan White
He is 72 years 3 months 29 days old
Born 14 June 1949

Drummer, member of The Plastic Ono Band / Yes

BritishJim Lea
He is 72 years 3 months 29 days old
Born 14 June 1949

Bass player with Slade

AmericanLionel Richie
He is 72 years 3 months 23 days old
Born 20 June 1949

Singer / songwriter / solo artist, member of the The Commodores

AmericanLarry Junstrom
RIPHe would be 72 years 3 months 21 days old if still alive
Born 22 June 1949 Died 6 October 2019

Bassist, played with Lynyrd Skynyrd / 38 Special

AmericanAlan Osmond
He is 72 years 3 months 21 days old
Born 22 June 1949

Vocalist with family musical group The Osmonds

CanadianGary Moffet
He is 72 years 3 months 21 days old
Born 22 June 1949

Guitarist, played with rock band April Wine

BritishJohn Illsley
He is 72 years 3 months 19 days old
Born 24 June 1949

Bass player with Dire Straits

BritishAndy Scott
He is 72 years 3 months 13 days old
Born 30 June 1949

Guitar player with Sweet

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Born July 1949

AustralianJohn Farnham
He is 72 years 3 months 12 days old
Born 1 July 1949

Singer (pop / rock)

AmericanJohnnie Wilder Jr
RIPHe would be 72 years 3 months 10 days old if still alive
Born 3 July 1949 Died 13 May 2006

Lead singer with funk band Heatwave who had the 1977 hit disco song Boogie Nights

AmericanMike Shrieve
He is 72 years 3 months 7 days old
Born 6 July 1949

Drummer, played with Santana

BritishTrevor Horn
He is 72 years 2 months 28 days old
Born 15 July 1949

Producer / songwriter / bassist, played with Buggles / Yes

BritishGeezer Butler
He is 72 years 2 months 26 days old
Born 17 July 1949

Bass player with Black Sabbath

BritishRoger Taylor
He is 72 years 2 months 17 days old
Born 26 July 1949

Drummer / vocalist with Queen

BritishSimon Kirke
He is 72 years 2 months 15 days old
Born 28 July 1949

Drummer (rock) with Free / Bad Company

BritishSteve Peregrin Took
RIPHe would be 72 years 2 months 15 days old if still alive
Born 28 July 1949 Died 27 October 1980

Singer / guitar player (rock / pop)

Born August 1949

AmericanJim Carroll
RIPHe would be 72 years 2 months 12 days old if still alive
Born 1 August 1949 Died 11 September 2009

Poet / vocalist

AmericanMorris 'BB' Dickerson
RIPHe would be 72 years 2 months 10 days old if still alive
Born 3 August 1949 Died 2 April 2021

Bassist and co-founder of funk rock band War who had a 1975 hit song with Low Rider

BritishTim Renwick
He is 72 years 2 months 6 days old
Born 7 August 1949

Guitarist / touring musician (pop / rock)

AmericanAirrion Love
He is 72 years 2 months 5 days old
Born 8 August 1949

Singer with vocal group The Stylistics, who had the 1974 hit song You Make Me Feel Brand New

AmericanEric Carmen
He is 72 years 2 months 2 days old
Born 11 August 1949

Singer / songwriter, who had the 1975 hit song All By Myself

BritishMark Knopfler
He is 72 years 2 months 1 day old
Born 12 August 1949

Singer / guitarist, co-founder of Dire Straits

BritishLou Martin
RIPHe would be 72 years 2 months 1 day old if still alive
Born 12 August 1949 Died 17 August 2012

Keyboard player, worked with Killing Floor / Rory Gallagher

AmericanScott Asheton
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 27 days old if still alive
Born 16 August 1949 Died 15 March 2014

Drummer with The Stooges

AmericanSib Hashian
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 26 days old if still alive
Born 17 August 1949 Died 22 March 2017

Drummer for rock band Boston

IrishPhil Lynott
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 23 days old if still alive
Born 20 August 1949 Died 4 January 1986

Singer / bass player with rock band Thin Lizzy

BritishDominic Grant
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 22 days old if still alive
Born 21 August 1949 Died 18 November 2020

Singer with pop group Guys 'n' Dolls

AustralianRick Springfield
He is 72 years 1 month 20 days old
Born 23 August 1949

Singer / actor

AmericanGene Simmons
He is 72 years 1 month 18 days old
Born 25 August 1949

Singer / bass player with Kiss

Leon Redbone
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 17 days old if still alive
Born 26 August 1949 Died 30 May 2019

Singer / guitar player (jazz / blues / vaudeville)

BritishHugh Cornwell
He is 72 years 1 month 15 days old
Born 28 August 1949

Singer / guitarist, founding member of The Stranglers

Born September 1949

AustralianDarryl Cotton
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 9 days old if still alive
Born 4 September 1949 Died 27 July 2012

Singer / songwriter (pop / rock)

AmericanAlice de Buhr
She is 72 years 1 month 9 days old
Born 4 September 1949

Drummer with rock band Fanny

AmericanGloria Gaynor
She is 72 years 1 month 6 days old
Born 7 September 1949

Singer (disco), with 1978 hit song I Will Survive

AmericanRick Rosas
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month 3 days old if still alive
Born 10 September 1949 Died 6 November 2014

Bass player, worked with Neil Young

BritishTony Stevens
He is 72 years 1 month 1 day old
Born 12 September 1949

Bassist, played with Savoy Brown / Foghat

AmericanCraig MacGregor
RIPHe would be 72 years 1 month old if still alive
Born 13 September 1949 Died 9 February 2018

Bass player with Foghat

AmericanSteve Gaines
RIPHe would be 72 years 29 days old if still alive
Born 14 September 1949 Died 20 October 1977

Guitarist with Lynyrd Skynyrd

AmericanEd King
RIPHe would be 72 years 29 days old if still alive
Born 14 September 1949 Died 22 August 2018

Guitarist with Lynyrd Skynyrd

AmericanKerry Livgren
He is 72 years 25 days old
Born 18 September 1949

Guitarist, co-founder of rock band Kansas

AmericanBruce Springsteen
He is 72 years 20 days old
Born 23 September 1949

Singer / songwriter / guitarist, leader of the E Street Band

AmericanSteve Mackay
RIPHe would be 72 years 18 days old if still alive
Born 25 September 1949 Died 11 October 2015

Saxophonist, played with The Stooges

Born October 1949

AmericanRichard Hell
He is 72 years 11 days old
Born 2 October 1949

Singer / bass player (punk)

AmericanLindsey Buckingham
He is 72 years 10 days old
Born 3 October 1949

Singer / guitar player with Fleetwood Mac

Bobby Farrell
RIPHe would be 72 years 7 days old if still alive
Born 6 October 1949 Died 30 December 2010

Frontman for disco band Boney M

AmericanKieran Kane
He is 72 years 6 days old
Born 7 October 1949

Singer / songwriter, member of country duo The O'Kanes

BritishRod Temperton
RIPHe would be 72 years 4 days old if still alive
Born 9 October 1949 Died 25 September 2016

Songwriter / keyboard player, wrote songs for Heatwave / Michael Jackson / George Benson

AmericanGreg Douglass
He is 72 years 2 days old
Born 11 October 1949

Guitarist, played with Steve Miller / Greg Kihn / Eddie Money

AmericanRick Vito
He is 72 years old today Happy birthday!
Born 13 October 1949

Guitarist, played with Fleetwood Mac

AmericanGary Richrath
RIPHe would be 71 years 11 months 25 days old if still alive
Born 18 October 1949 Died 13 September 2015

Guitarist with REO Speedwagon

AmericanStiv Bators
RIPHe would be 71 years 11 months 21 days old if still alive
Born 22 October 1949 Died 4 June 1990

Singer / guitar player (punk), member of The Dead Boys

BritishWurzel
RIPHe would be 71 years 11 months 20 days old if still alive
Born 23 October 1949 Died 9 July 2011

Guitarist (rock), played with Motorhead

AmericanBob Siebenberg
He is 71 years 11 months 13 days old
Born 31 October 1949

Drummer with Supertramp

Born November 1949

AmericanBonnie Raitt
She is 71 years 11 months 5 days old
Born 8 November 1949

Singer / guitar player (Americana / blues)

AmericanTommy Caldwell
RIPHe would be 71 years 11 months 4 days old if still alive
Born 9 November 1949 Died 28 April 1980

Bass player with The Marshall Tucker Band

BritishTerry Reid
He is 71 years 11 months old
Born 13 November 1949

Guitar player / vocalist (rock)

AmericanJames Young
He is 71 years 10 months 29 days old
Born 14 November 1949

Lead guitar player with Styx

AmericanPaul Shaffer
He is 71 years 10 months 15 days old
Born 28 November 1949

Keyboardist / vocalist / musical director for David Letterman's TV show and the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

AmericanRuby Starr
RIPShe would be 71 years 10 months 13 days old if still alive
Born 30 November 1949 Died 14 January 1995

Vocalist, performed with Southern rock band Black Oak Arkansas (1973 - 1976)

Born December 1949

AmericanMickey Thomas
He is 71 years 10 months 11 days old
Born 2 December 1949

Singer, sang with Elvin Bishop / Jefferson Starship

AmericanTom Waits
He is 71 years 10 months 6 days old
Born 7 December 1949

Singer / songwriter (jazz / blues)

AmericanTom Verlaine
He is 71 years 10 months old
Born 13 December 1949

Singer / guitarist with Television

BritishCliff Williams
He is 71 years 9 months 29 days old
Born 14 December 1949

Bass player with AC/DC

AustralianLynne Randell
RIPShe would be 71 years 9 months 29 days old if still alive
Born 14 December 1949 Died 8 June 2007

Singer (pop)

AmericanBilly Gibbons
He is 71 years 9 months 27 days old
Born 16 December 1949

Singer / guitar player with ZZ Top

BritishPaul Rodgers
He is 71 years 9 months 26 days old
Born 17 December 1949

Lead singer with blues rock bands Free / Bad Company

BritishRobin Gibb
RIPHe would be 71 years 9 months 21 days old if still alive
Born 22 December 1949 Died 20 May 2012

Singer / songwriter, member of the Bee Gees

BritishMaurice Gibb
RIPHe would be 71 years 9 months 21 days old if still alive
Born 22 December 1949 Died 12 January 2003

Singer / songwriter / bass player with the Bee Gees

AmericanAdrian Belew
He is 71 years 9 months 20 days old
Born 23 December 1949

Guitar player / vocalist, played with King Crimson