Happy Birthday Eric Burdon of the Group Animals!
Lead singer of The Animals on “The House of the Rising Sun” who also worked with the funk band War.
The band’s name changed from the Alan Price Combo to the Animals after Burdon’s arrival.
He is considered one of The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time by Rolling Stone.
He married Angie King on September 7, 1967; after their divorce in 1969, he remarried Rose Marks on September 17, 1972.
He is a famous funk rock musician much like Mitch Mitchell.