#192 Deniece Williams / Suzi Quatro – 03 June 1950

Deniece Williams

June Deniece Chandler (born June 3, 1950), known by her stage name Deniece Williams is an American Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and record producer who achieved success in the 1970s and 1980s. Williams, whose music has been influenced by Soul and Funk, is known for her hits such as “Let’s Hear It for the Boy”, “It’s Gonna Take a Miracle”, and for her many vocal duets with Johnny Mathis.

Suzi Quatro

Photo by Jeanie Mackinder

Susan Kay “Suzi” Quatro (born June 3, 1950) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and actress. She scored a string of hit singles in the 1970s that found greater success in Europe than in her homeland. Her second single “Can the Can” (1973) was a number one hit throughout Europe and in Australia. It was followed up by three further hits: “48 Crash” (1973), “Daytona Demon” (1973), and “Devil Gate Drive” (1974) on RAK Records. She had a recurring role on the popular American sitcom Happy Days.

Links:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deniece_Williams
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suzi_Quatro

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