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Today’s Soul Birthdays – October 8, 2021
October 8, 2021
Joshie Jo Armstead – American soul singer and songwriter. Armstead began her career singing backing vocals for blues musician Bobby “Blue” Bland before becoming an Ikette in the Ike & Tina Turner Revue in the early 1960s.
Robert “Kool” Bell – American musician, singer and songwriter. He is one of the founding members of the American funk band Kool & the Gang.