John Mellencamp, the Indiana-born singer/songwriter who came to fame in the early '80s under the name John Cougar, was born 70 years ago today. Known for his roots-rock songs often celebrating small-town life in America, Mellencamp enjoyed his major commercial breakthrough with his fifth studio... Read More.
Here's wishing a very Happy 70th Birthday to Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale. Asked how he plans to celebrate the milestone, the British rocker tells ABC Audio, "I'm going to ignore it," adding with good humor, "It's not 70, by the way, it's 69 plus one,... Read More.
Seven years after his death, Robin Williams' son is commemorating what would be a milestone for the late actor -- his 70th birthday. On Wednesday, the comedian's 38-year-old son, Zachary or "Zak," shared a heartfelt Instagram post remembering his father. Alongside a black-and-white still of Robin,... Read More.
(REHOBOTH BEACH, Del.) -- A quiet day at the beach for a big birthday. President Joe Biden, in rare midweek move, had whisked his wife, first lady Jill Biden, away from Washington to her favorite place -- their vacation home in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, to... Read More.
A 70th birthday is a once in a lifetime event, and for Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz, that milestone takes place this Saturday, May 8. In 1973, Frantz played in a band called The Artistics with singer/guitarist David Byrne while attending the Rhode Island School... Read More.
Depending on which source you believe, today is Mötley Crüe guitarist Mick Mars' 70th birthday. Born Robert Alan Deal in Indiana, Mars moved to the Los Angeles area with his family at age nine. During the 1970s, Mars played in a variety of unsuccessful local... Read More.
Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons of KISS will reflect on their career in what's being called a new "definitive documentary" of the legendary group, titled Biography: KISStory. The A&E documentary, detailing the band's five decades of success, will air over two nights: Sunday,... Read More.
A variety of music stars, including Stevie Nicks, Stephen Stills and Jackson Browne, took part in a special virtual celebration on Friday night to commemorate would would have been the late Tom Petty's 70th birthday last Tuesday. The almost-three-hour event, which streamed... Read More.