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MAY 24: Happy birthday to Bob Dylan, born today in 1941!🎂🎸 During his six decade career, he has been an influential poet, songwriter, singer, and author. Dylan first began playing rock n roll before focusing on folk music in the 1960s. In New York City’s Greenwich Village, he began to hone his craft and legally changed his name to Bob Dylan. He has sold more than 100 million records worldwide, won 10 Grammys, and the Nobel Prize in Literature.
MAY 25: Happy birthday to Klaus Meine, born today in 1948!🎂🎤 The Scorpions lead singer joined the band in 1969 and he and band mate Rudolf Schenker are the only two members that have been on every Scorpions album. He has written most of the band’s songs as well as composed some songs alone. In 1981, Meine lost his voice completely and was told to seek a new profession, but the band stuck by him through therapies and surgery until he could sing again.
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