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Happy Birthday, David Crosby

Rock on, Croz. (Imeh Akpanudosen/ Getty Images)
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We'd like to wish a very happy birthday to David Crosby, who turns 75 today.

Crosby was born in Los Angeles in 1941. His father, Floyd, was an Oscar-winning cinematographer. Crosby would go on to co-found two fantastic bands: the Byrds, and Crosby, Stills, and Nash (occasionally CSNY, when Neil Young was around). He wrote some of CSN's best songs, such as "Wooden Ships":

...and "Almost Cut My Hair":

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Here are the Byrds getting freaky in 1967:

And let's not forget Croz's solo masterpiece, If I Could Only Remember My Name. Very sick album art, too.

Crosby has had a long friendship with the legendary Joni Mitchell, and produced her debut album, Songs for a Seagull. What a pair those two must have been back in the day!

Not only that, but he is amazing at Twitter.

You won't be catching him at Oldchella, that's for sure!

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He tweets all the time, and engages with fans in the most hilarious ways. These are just a few highlights from the last week!


He's been in his fair share of trouble: from drug and alcohol abuse, to a couple stints in jail, and that one time he hit a jogger while driving his Tesla.

But we're glad you're still here, Croz. Rock on.

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