Sly Stone’s birthday
Originally shared by Dorie Fann-Purry
Happy Birthday to Sly Stone, born Sylvester Stewart
March 15, 1943
Sly Stone was born in Denton, Texas is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer, most famous for his role as frontman for Sly and the Family Stone, a band which played a critical role in the development of soul, funk, rock, and psychedelia in the 1960’s and 1970’s. In 1993, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the group.