Levine in 2011
|Birth name||Adam Noah Levine|
|Born||March 18, 1979 (age 34)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Genres||Pop rock, alternative rock, funk rock, neo soul, R&B, pop|
|Occupations||Musician, singer-songwriter, television music competitioncoach, entrepreneur, actor|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, bass, piano, drums|
|Associated acts||Maroon 5, Kara’s Flowers|
Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Levine began his musical career in 1994, when he co-founded alternative rock band Kara’s Flowers, of which he was the lead vocalist and guitarist. After the commercial failure of their only album, The Fourth World, the band split up. Later, he reformed the band and a fifth member was added to form Maroon 5. The band released their first album, Songs About Jane, which went multi-platinum in the US. Since then, they have released three more albums, It Won’t Be Soon Before Long (2007), Hands All Over (2010) and Overexposed (2012). As part of Maroon 5, he has received three Grammy Awards, two Billboard Music Awards, two American Music Awards, an MTV Video Music Award and a World Music Award.
Since 2011, Levine has served as a coach on NBC‘s reality talent show The Voice. The winners of the first and fifth seasons, Javier Colon and Tessanne Chin, were on his team. In 2012, he made his acting debut as a recurring character in the horror television show American Horror Story: Asylum for the series’ second season. He also appeared in the film Can a Song Save Your Life?.
As an entrepreneur, Levine launched his own eponymous fragrance line in 2013. The same year, he collaborated with Kmart and ShopYourWay.com to develop his menswear collection. He also owns a record label, 222 Records. In 2013, The Hollywood Reporter reported that “sources familiar with his many business dealings” estimated Levine would earn more than $35 million that year.
Queen Latifah at the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival
|Born||Dana Elaine Owens
March 18, 1970 (age 43)
Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, rapper, actress, model, comedienne|
|Genres||R&B, soul, jazz, hip hop, gospel,dance|
|Labels||Verve, A&M/Interscope Records,Motown/PolyGram Records,Tommy Boy/Warner Bros. Records, Disney|
|Associated acts||Andrae Crouch and his Choir,L.A. Mass Choir, Lakim Shabazz,Apache, Chill Rob G, DJ Mark the 45 King, Native Tongues, De La Soul, Jungle Brothers, A Tribe Called Quest|
Dana Elaine Owens (born March 18, 1970), better known by her stage name Queen Latifah, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actress, model, television producer, record producer, comedienne, and talk show hostess. She has long been considered one of hip-hop’s pioneer feminists. Her work in music, film, and television has earned her a Golden Globe award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Image Awards, a Grammy Award, six additional Grammy nominations, an Emmy Awardnomination and an Academy Award nomination.
|Birth name||Charley Frank Pride|
|Born||March 18, 1938 (age 75)
Sledge, Mississippi, US
|Occupations||Singer, musician, recording artist, performer, business owner|
Charley Frank Pride (born March 18, 1938) is an American country music singer, musician/guitarist, recording artist, performer, and business owner. His greatest musical success came in the early to mid-1970s when he became the best-selling performer for RCA Records since Elvis Presley. In total, he has garnered 39 No. 1 hits on theBillboard Hot Country Songs charts.
Pride is one of the few African-American country musicians to have had considerable success in the country music industry and only the second African American to have been inducted as a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
Jerry Cantrell Alice In Chains January 05, 2007
|Born||March 18, 1966 (age 47)
Tacoma, Pierce, Washington,USA
|Genres||Alternative metal, grunge, heavy metal, hard rock, alternative rock, sludge metal, doom metal|
|Occupations||Musician, songwriter, actor|
|Instruments||Guitar, vocals, bass, sitar,keyboards|
|Associated acts||Alice in Chains, Ozzy Osbourne,Metallica, Cardboard Vampyres,Danzig, Metal Church,Damageplan, Gov’t Mule|
|G&L Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Model
Gibson Les Paul
Jerry Fulton Cantrell Jr. (born March 18, 1966 in Tacoma, Washington) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter best known for his work with the rock band Alice in Chains, as lead guitarist, backing and co-lead vocalist, main songwriter, and co-lyricist. He performs lead vocals on his solo projects, and is part of Alice in Chains’ harmonizing dual-vocal style. He resides in Los Angeles and spends time on his family ranch in Oklahoma.
Cantrell toured in support of Alice In Chains’ first studio album in 14 years, Black Gives Way to Blue, and is now touring in support for their newest studio album, The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here, which was released on May 28, 2013.