1. Big Joe Turner, Daddy of all the blues and R&B Shouters, a critical link between Rhythm and Blues and Rock & Roll.
2. Reggie Jackson, Reggie Jackson, star baseball player for the Oakland A’s and the New York Yankees. Set or tie seven World Series records, known as “Mr. October.” Retired from baseball in 1987, elected to Baseball’s Hall of Fame in 1993.
3. Feliciano Tavares, R&B Artist, (Tavares)
4. Yannick Noah, a pop-soul singer and former professional tennis player from France. He is best remembered for winning the men’s singles title at the French Open in 1983, and as a highly-successful captain of France’s Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams. Since his retirement from the game, Noah has remained in the public eye as a popular music performer and as the co-founder, with his mother, of a charity organization for underprivileged children.
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