Happy Birthday to singer/bassist Bernard Jackson (born July 11, 1959). He was the frontman for the 1980s/early 1990s R&B band, Surface from 1984 to 1994. He sang on hits like "Shower Me With Your Love" and "The First Time." He released his self-titled debut album in 2000.


Happy Birthday to Patricia Eva "Bonnie" Pointer (born July 11, 1950)...R&B and disco singer, most notable for being the next-to-youngest member of the 1970s and 1980s family music group, The Pointer Sisters.


Happy Birthday to smooth jazz saxophonist and songwriter Kirk Whalum (born July 11, 1958).


Happy Birthday to soul and R&B singer-songwriter Goapele (born Goapele Mohlabane July 11, 1977). Her name means to move forward in Setswana, a Southern African language.


Happy Birthday to singer-songwriter and record producer Peter Brown (born July 11, 1953).