Today (March 30th) is Eric Clapton’s 76th birthday. His song Cocaine was actually a J.J. Cale song. Eric Clapton’s cover of J.J. Cale’s “Cocaine” has been one of his most enduring recordings. Clapton recalls that the first time he met Cale came just before he recorded it for the first time.

On today's "Rock Gossip"…Pete had nothing better to do, and Dennis DeYoung writing. Photo: Robin Wong/PRPhotos.com....
Stevie Wonder turns 70 today (May 13)  One of his songs off of Talking Book  was number 1 in 1972 but he had help writing it. Jeff Beck released a version with Beck, Bogert and Appice later the...
Paul Stanley (Stanley Eisen) celebrates his 68th birthday today (January 20th). The KISS song “Beth” is a song even non-KISS fans could appreciate.It was on Destroyer in 1976 written by Peter Criss, Stan Penridge and Bob Ezrin. ...