Friday, May 26: Tig’s Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (May 26) to Lenny Kravitz. He’s 53. Also celebrating is singer Stevie Nicks of Fleetwood Mac (69).
Lenny Kravitz was born in Manahttan, New York on May 26, 1964 and he is the son of actress Roxie Roker (Helen Willins in the 1970’s television sitcom The Jeffersons). Kravitz is a multi-instrumentalist, but is best known for his guitar work. His debut album Let Love Rule was released in 1989. Mama Said (his second album) was released in 1991 and featured the hi “It Ain’t Over ’til It’s Over”. His third album Are You Gonna Go My Way was released in 1993 and it was huge success.selling over 4 million copies. Many more albums would follow for a total of 10 releases. His last album was 2014’s Strut.
Lenny Kravitz opened for Guns N’ Roses at some stadium dates last summer on G N'R's Not in This Lifetime... tour. It was great to finally get to see Lenny live and his performance kicked ass.