Happy Birthday Eric Burdon of the Group Animals!

ABOUT
Lead singer of The Animals on “The House of the Rising Sun” who also worked with the funk band War.

BEFORE FAME
The band’s name changed from the Alan Price Combo to the Animals after Burdon’s arrival.

TRIVIA
He is considered one of The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time by Rolling Stone.

FAMILY LIFE
He married Angie King on September 7, 1967; after their divorce in 1969, he remarried Rose Marks on September 17, 1972.

ASSOCIATED WITH
He is a famous funk rock musician much like Mitch Mitchell.