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David Foster
(Musician who Chaired 'Verve Records' (2012 to 2016))
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Birthdate: November 1, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Victoria, Canada

Canadian musician, composer, and arranger David Foster is a prominent figure in the international music scene and has worked with the likes of  Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Lopez, and Madonna. The winner of 16 Grammy Awards, he has also been nominated for the Academy Awards thrice. He launched the David Foster Foundation to help sick children.

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Danny Elfman
(Singer-Songwriter for the New Wave Band 'Oingo Boingo')
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Birthdate: May 29, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Composer, singer, songwriter, and record producer, Danny Elfman is best known for his association with the new wave band Oingo Boingo. He has written over 100 feature film scores and has composed music for numerous TV shows and stage productions. He is the recipient of two Emmy Awards and one Grammy and has been nominated for the Academy Award.

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Andrew Ridgeley
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician)
Andrew Ridgeley
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Birthdate: January 26, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Windlesham
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Mick Fleetwood
(Musician)
Mick Fleetwood
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Birthdate: June 24, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Redruth, Cornwall, England
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
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Pete Burns
(Singer, Composer, Singer-songwriter)
Pete Burns
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Birthdate: August 5, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Port Sunlight
Died: October 23, 2016

Dead or Alive lead vocalist Pete Burns was a legendary musician of the 1980s. The son of a Holocaust survivor mother, he had a troubled childhood and quit school. He made his androgynous looks and his bisexuality his signature style. Plagued with surgery-related health issues, he died of a cardiac arrest at 57.

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Lukasz Gottwald
(Record producer, singer songwriter)
Lukasz Gottwald
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Birthdate: September 26, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
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Richard Carpenter
(conductor, singer, songwriter, jazz musician, pianist, record producer)
Richard Carpenter
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Birthdate: October 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Haven
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Carl Wilson
(American musician)
Carl Wilson
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Birthdate: December 21, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hawthorne, California
Died: February 6, 1998
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Ringo Starr
(The Drummer of the Rock Band 'The Beatles')
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Birthdate: July 7, 1940
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dingle, Liverpool, England

English musician, singer, and songwriter, Ringo Starr, gained international fame as the drummer for the rock band, the Beatles. Raised by a single mother, he had a difficult childhood. He sought solace in music and it became his vocation. After finding success with the Beatles, he embarked on a solo career as well.

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Tori Amos
(Musician and Singer)
Tori Amos
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Birthdate: August 22, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Newton
Alternative rock singer Tori Amos is known for her songs that highlight issues such as feminism. Amos was the youngest to win a music scholarship to the Peabody Institute. She performed with the group Y Kant Tori Read before going solo. She is associated with RAINN, a sexual abuse helpline. 
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Davido
(Singer-Songwriter)
Davido
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Birthdate: November 21, 1992
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
American-born Nigerian artist David Adedeji Adeleke, better known as Davido, studied business before venturing into music. He soared to fame with his hit tracks Dami Duro and If. He owns a record label, too. His song Fall was the longest-charting Nigerian pop track in the history of Billboard.
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Sia
(Australian Pop Singer Known for Such Hits as 'Chandelier,' 'Elastic Heart' and 'Clap Your Hands')
Sia
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Birthdate: December 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Australian singer-songwriter, voice-actress and director Sia Furler rose to fame with albums like We Are Born. Moving on, she bolstered her career with albums like 1000 Forms of Fear that debuted atop the U.S. Billboard 200 chart and singles like Cheap Thrills, her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one. Furler has also co-written hit songs like Diamonds, Titanium and Wild Ones.

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That Poppy
(First and Currently Only Female Artist to Be Nominated in a Metal Category)
That Poppy
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Birthdate: January 1, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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Gary Numan
(Singer, composer, and musician who produced commercial electronic music, including the hits "Cars" and "Are 'Friends' Electric")
Gary Numan
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Birthdate: March 8, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Clairo
(Record Producer)
Clairo
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Birthdate: August 18, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Carlisle, Massachusetts, US
Indie singer Clairo began posting songs on SoundCloud at age 13. She initially recorded covers and soared to fame with her viral track Pretty Girl, a song recorded for the Transgender Law Center, in 2017. Her single Sofia was a Billboard Hot 100-charter. She came out as bisexual on Twitter
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Emily Kinney
(actor, musician, singer, stage actor, television actor)
Emily Kinney
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Birthdate: August 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nebraska
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Kim Wilde
(English Singer Songwriter and Television Presenter)
Kim Wilde
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Birthdate: November 18, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chiswick, London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Tony Kanal
(Musician)
Tony Kanal
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Birthdate: August 27, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kingsbury, London, England
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Stewart Copeland
(Musician)
Stewart Copeland
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Birthdate: July 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Tom Fletcher
(Musician)
Tom Fletcher
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Birthdate: July 17, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London Borough of Harrow
Tom Fletcher, lead vocalist and guitarist of the band McFly, has also written for several artists and bands, such as Busted, One Direction, and The Vamps. A successful YouTube vlogger, too, he has documented and shared all three pregnancies of his wife, Giovanna. He has also written several children’s books.
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Freddy Moore
(Musician)
Freddy Moore
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Birthdate: July 19, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Vince Clarke
(English Synth-Pop Musician and Songwriter)
Vince Clarke
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Birthdate: July 3, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: South Woodford, Essex, England
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Natasha Bedingfield
(Singer-songwriter known for her debut album, Unwritten, in 2004, which contained primarily up-tempo pop songs and was influenced by R&B music)
Natasha Bedingfield
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Birthdate: November 26, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Alexandra Burke
(Singer)
Alexandra Burke
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Birthdate: August 25, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Greater London
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Scott Walker
(Singer-songwriter)
Scott Walker
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Birthdate: January 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Died: March 22, 2019
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Tom Fogerty
(Singer, Guitarist)
Tom Fogerty
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Birthdate: November 9, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berkeley
Died: September 6, 1990
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Nina Nesbitt
(Musician, Singer, Songwriter)
Nina Nesbitt
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Birthdate: July 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edinburgh
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Colin Hay
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)
Colin Hay
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Birthdate: June 29, 1953
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kilwinning

Colin Hay is an Australian-American musician, actor, singer, and songwriter. Known for his work with popular bands like Men at Work, Hay's music has been immortalized by actor-director Zach Braff, who has used his music in many of his own works. In 2020, Hay was honored at the APRA Awards with the Distinguished Services Award for his contribution to music.

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Darren Hayes
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)
Darren Hayes
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Birthdate: May 8, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brisbane
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Paul Nicholas
(Actor starring in the 1983 BBC sitcom Just Good Friends, for which he is best known)
Paul Nicholas
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Birthdate: December 3, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Jim Steinman
(Composer)
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Birthdate: November 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Lee Ryan
(English Singer, Songwriter and Voice Actor)
Lee Ryan
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Birthdate: June 17, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chatham, Kent, England
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Gene Pitney
(Singer-songwriter)
Gene Pitney
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Birthdate: February 17, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 5, 2006
 34 
Faye Tozer
(Singer, Actress, Dancer and Member of the British Pop Group 'Step')
Faye Tozer
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Birthdate: November 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Northampton, England

Faye Tozer is an English actress, singer, and dancer. She is best known for her association with the popular dance-pop group, Steps. In addition to singing and acting, Faye Tozer has also established herself as a famous TV personality. Over the years, she has appeared on popular TV shows, such as Four Weddings, The Celebrity Chase, and Strictly Come Dancing.

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Limahl
(Singer, Musician)
Limahl
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Birthdate: December 19, 1958
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wigan
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Denny Laine
(Musician)
Denny Laine
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Birthdate: October 29, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Died: December 5, 2023
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Mark Morrison
(Singer)
Mark Morrison
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Birthdate: May 3, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hanover
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Bruce Johnston
(Singer)
Bruce Johnston
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Birthdate: June 27, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Philip Oakey
(Musician, Singer)
Philip Oakey
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Birthdate: October 2, 1955
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Leicestershire
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Gavin Creel
(Actor)
Gavin Creel
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Birthdate: April 18, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Findlay, Ohio, USA
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Mickey Gilley
(Singer)
Mickey Gilley
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Birthdate: March 9, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Natchitoches, Louisiana, USA
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Rick Nielsen
(Guitarist)
Rick Nielsen
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Birthdate: December 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Dougie Poynter
(English Musician, Songwriter and Fashion Model)
Dougie Poynter
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Birthdate: November 30, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Orsett, Essex, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Daniel Bedingfield
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)
Daniel Bedingfield
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Birthdate: December 3, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Zealand
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Gareth Gates
(Singer-songwriter who was the runner-up in the first series of the ITV talent show Pop Idol in 2002)
Gareth Gates
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Birthdate: July 12, 1984
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: West Bowling, England, United Kingdom
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Sandie Shaw
(Singer)
Sandie Shaw
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Birthdate: February 26, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dagenham
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David Paich
(Musician)
David Paich
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Birthdate: June 25, 1954
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Kang Min-hyuk
(South Korean Musician, Actor)
Kang Min-hyuk
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Birthdate: June 28, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ilsan-gu, Goyang, South Korea

Kang Min-hyuk is a South Korean singer-songwriter, musician, and actor. He is best known for his association with the popular rock band CNBLUE, for which he plays the drums. Also known for his philanthropic efforts, Kang Min-hyuk donated 10 million won to help those affected by forest fires in Sokcho and Goseong County. 

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Mutya Buena
(Singer who rose to fame as a member of girl group the Sugababes)
Mutya Buena
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Birthdate: May 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kingsbury, London, England
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
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Thomas Dolby
(English Musician, Producer and Composer)
Thomas Dolby
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Birthdate: October 14, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)