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JUN 14: Happy birthday to Boy George, born today in 1961!🎂🎤 Best known as the androgynous lead singer of the 80s band Culture Club, Boy George has also had a successful solo career. He was first noticed by the Sex Pistols manager who arranged for him to perform on stage with Bow Wow Wow. George left to form his own band, Culture Club. They had numerous hits through the 80s and have recently performed together on tour.
JUN 15: Happy birthday to Noddy Holder, born in 1946!🎂🎤 He was lead singer and played rhythm guitar with Slade. Holder formed bands as a teen and drove Robert Plant’s band Tennessee Teens around to gigs using his father’s van. In the mid-60s he was in a band that eventually became Slade. He departed Slade in 1992 to pursue other endeavors.