BEHIND THE GROOVES: a music blog by Jeff Harris

Born on this day: April 1, 1949 - Poet, singer, songwriter, and musician Gil Scott-Heron (born Gilbert Scott-Heron in Chicago, IL). Happy Birthday to this visionary artist on what would have been his 65th Birthday. 

Born on this day: April 1, 1949 - Singer/songwriter/author and poet Gil Scott-Heron (born Gilbert Scott-Heron in Chicago, IL). Happy Birthday to Gil on what would have been his 64th Birthday.

Born on this day: September 21, 1934 - Singer/songwriter/poet Leonard Cohen (born Leonard Norman Cohen in Montreal, QC, Canada). Happy 78th Birthday, Leonard!!

Born on this day: April 1, 1949 - Singer/songwriter/author and poet Gil Scott-Heron (born Gilbert Scott-Heron in Chicago, IL). Happy Birthday to Gil on what would have been his 63rd Birthday.