Paul Rodgers also known as The Voice, will sometime today be blowing out 65 candles on his birthday cake. Paul Bernard Rodgers was born in Middlesbrough, England December 17,1949. His career started in 1968, when became a member of the group Free. Two years later in 1970 with the release of All Right Now, Paul’s career went big time and even bigger with his next project being the band Bad Company.

Take a look at a 21 year old Paul and Free doing some soulful rock-in.