On June 25 Carly Simon was born…

On June 25, 1945 Carly Simon was born. The singer-songwriter has achieved 13 Top 40 U.S. hits, including “You Belong To Me,” “Let the River Run,” “Coming Around Again,” and arguably her most popular single, the number one hit “You’re So Vain.” Her self-titled debut album was released in 1971, in which she won the…

On June 24 Solange Knowles was born…

On June 24, 1986 Solange Knowles was born.  She is the younger singer of Beyonce Knowles, and sister-in-law to hip-hop star Jay Z. Throughout her career, Solange has ventured into both film and music. Arguably her most known role was in the sequel to 2000’s “Bring It On,” 2006’s “Bring It On: All or Nothing.”…

On June 16 “Tupac” was born…

On June 16, 1971 Tupac Shakur was born.  Shakur (also known as 2Pac) was a West coast rapper whose songs revolved around the turmoil that inner cities face, as well as various social issues present in society. His family has roots relating to the Black Panther Family, whose ideology can been heard in his music.…

On June 14 Boy George was born…

On June 14, 1961 Boy George (real named George Alan O’Dowd) was born.  The English singer is best known for his work in the 1970s and 1980s as part of the Grammy-award winning new wave band Culture Club. Boy George, alongside Culture Club, gained international stardom with the hit songs “Do You Really Want To…

On June 13 Alanis Morissette released “Jagged Little Pill”…

On June 13, 1995, Alanis Morissette released her third studio album, “Jagged Little Pill.” The album received both critical and commercial acclaim. The album is one of the most successful albums of all time, selling over 33 million copies worldwide, and spawned the critically acclaimed singles “Ironic” and “You Oughta Know.”  The album spent 12…