Special Report

Most Famous Musician Born the Year You Were Born

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1950
> Musician: Stevie Wonder
> Birthday: May 13, 1950
> Spotify followers: 3.66 million
> Birthplace: Saginaw, MI
> Runner-up: Tom Petty

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1951
> Musician: Sting
> Birthday: October 2, 1951
> Spotify followers: 2.89 million
> Birthplace: Wallsend, England
> Runner-up: Phil Collins

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1952
> Musician: George Strait
> Birthday: May 18, 1952
> Spotify followers: 1.41 million
> Birthplace: Poteet, TX
> Runner-up: Paul Stanley

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1953
> Musician: Michael Bolton
> Birthday: February 26, 1953
> Spotify followers: 0.71 million
> Birthplace: New Haven, CT
> Runner-up: Pat Benatar

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1954
> Musician: Stevie Ray Vaughan
> Birthday: October 3, 1954
> Spotify followers: 1.29 million
> Birthplace: Dallas, TX
> Runner-up: Yanni

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1955
> Musician: Reba McEntire
> Birthday: March 28, 1955
> Spotify followers: 0.93 million
> Birthplace: Mcalester, OK
> Runner-up: Billy Idol

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1956
> Musician: Kenny G
> Birthday: June 5, 1956
> Spotify followers: 0.51 million
> Birthplace: Seattle, WA
> Runner-up: Teena Marie

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1957
> Musician: Gloria Estefan
> Birthday: September 1, 1957
> Spotify followers: 0.32 million
> Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
> Runner-up: Vince Gill

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1958
> Musician: Michael Jackson
> Birthday: August 29, 1958
> Spotify followers: 11.27 million
> Birthplace: Gary, IN
> Runner-up: Prince

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1959
> Musician: Sade
> Birthday: January 16, 1959
> Spotify followers: 1.62 million
> Birthplace: Ibadan, Nigeria
> Runner-up: Bryan Adams