Singer Michael Bolton is turning 69 today!
The American singer-songwriter was born in New Haven, Connecticut, on February 26, 1953. Here’s everything you need to know about the legendary singer!
Michael Bolton: Everything You Need To Know!
Michael Bolton originally got his start performing in hard rock and heavy metal bands in the 1970s and the 1980s. He recorded his first music as the frontman for the band Blackjack. In the late 1980s, he switched up his style and has become better known for his pop-rock ballads.
Bolton has sold more than 75 million records and recorded eight top 10 albums. He’s also had two number-one singles on the Billboard charts. He’s won six American Music Awards, two Grammy Awards, and has done charitable work through The Michael Bolton Foundation. Later renamed The Michael Bolton Charities, his organization works to assist women and children who suffer from poverty and all forms of abuse.
Just a guy and his guitar singing his heart out. What more can I ask for? pic.twitter.com/ltkUPXnceb
— Michael Bolton (@mbsings) February 22, 2022
On Saturday, his fans were celebrating his big day by listening to all of his top hit songs over the years. Have a listen!
‘Jack Sparrow’ Featuring The Lonely Island
Fans really appreciate Michael Bolton lending his vocals to The Lonely Island’s “Jack Sparrow.”
“Michael Bolton didn’t need to go this hard for us, but he did,” one fan wrote. “Legend.”
“Best thing Bolton has ever done,” another fan commented. “I love it when singers go outside their comfort zone and this just works so well.”
“This song is infinitely better knowing that Lonely Island basically just annoyed the s— out of Michael Bolton until he finally agreed to do it,” another wrote.
“No one ever talks about how absolutely right Michael Bolton is,” another joked.
“Now I kinda want a whole album of Michael Bolton passionately describing movie plots as songs,” another fan wrote.
‘How Can We Be Lovers’
“I started listening to Micheal Bolton because my mother was in love with his music, thirty years later I’m in love with his music,” one fan wrote.
“This is one of those songs that I forget about for years and once I hear it again, I have to listen to it 10+ times in a row,” another shared.
“Can’t believe I’ve been listening to this song since 1989, dang Michael Bolton is timeless..love it!” another commented.
“This man can really really sing! Such immense passion! Love your music and love you forever!” another shared.
‘How Am I Supposed To Live With You’
“These artists so deserve their success. In days before social media it was always hard work and dedication,” one fan wrote.
“Man Micheal Bolton got me missing exes that never existed,” another joked.
“You won’t understand these lyrics until you experience something similar,” another commented. “It’s heartbreaking how differently a song can be perceived before and after something happened.”
“I absolutely love his voice,” another wrote. “Michael Bolton is amazing singer, incredible vocals.”
Another wrote, “It’s pure nostalgia. The piano music, the soulful music, touches the heart.”
‘When A Man Loves A Woman’
“I absolutely love him so many years after the release of the original song!” one fan wrote. “He is still a great singer!”
“Beautiful song,” another commented. “Never loses its beauty.”
“Michael Bolton, always makes my heart melt every time he sing a song,” another wrote. “You can feel the every emotions he has to tell.”
“Michael Bolton, a special artist, sings from the heart and lives music!!!! Wonderful song!!! Bravo!” another shared.
“I’ll be honest with you, I love his music. I do,” another shared. “I’m a Michael Bolton fan. For my money, I don’t know if it gets any better than when he sings When a Man Loves a Woman.”
Still Not Enough Michael Bolton For You?
It’s not enough for us, either! Click on the video above to listen to a full 90 minutes of the best Michael Bolton love songs!
And don’t forget to head over to social media and wish Michael Bolton a very happy birthday!
We’re finally here, February 26th! As you know we’ve been looking forward to this day for a very long time, so please join us today in wishing Michael Bolton a very happy birthday. pic.twitter.com/PEOGnwLj9M
— Rahul Kohli (@RahulKohli13) February 26, 2018