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Urban Music Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name November 17
Last Updated 01-07-2020
-- is 53 in the year 2020 and 54 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1967Rhythm and Blues Singer, New Jack Swing SingerGroup Names: New Edition, Bel Biv & DeVoe
✍🎭🎵🏆RuPaul -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1960 N.S.
Author, Actor, Producer, Personality, Disco Singer, Model, Transvestite
Names/Places: b. in San Diego, RN: Rupaul Andre Charles
Misc: self proclaimed supermodel; "You Better Work!"; a drag performer, not a transvestite, not a transsexual; inducted in the California Hall of Fame in 2019
Song Titles: Supermodel
TV Shows: RuPaul's Drag Race
🎭🎵🎷Ruth Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/12/1928 N.S. d.11/17/2006 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, TV/Stage Actress, Jazz Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:Miss Rhythm; RLN:Weston
Misc: some say b. Jan 12
TV Shows: Hello Larry (as Leona)
🎵Arthur Conley -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/4/1946 d.11/17/2003 (57)
Songwriter, Soul Singer
Names/Places: b. in Atlanta, GA
Song Titles: Sweet Soul Music
🎵Jimmy Ruffin -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1936 N.S. d.11/17/2014 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: David Ruffin's elder brother; b. in Collinsville, MS
Song Titles: What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted
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