BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1947 - CARS BASSIST/SINGER BENJAMIN ORR

Born on this day in 1947 – Cars bassist/singer Benjamin Orr

Born on this day in 1947 – Benjamin Orr bass, vocals, The Cars, who had the 1978 UK No.3 single ‘My Best Friend’s Girl.’ Their 1984 US No.3 & 1985 UK No.4 ‘Drive’ was used as part of the soundtrack for the Live Aid concert. Orr died of cancer in Atlanta on 3 October 2000, aged 53.

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