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Can you name the following musicians who were born in 1959?

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Canadian Grammy-winning singer of '(Everything I Do) I Do It for You'
Prince protégé who co-starred in 'Purple Rain'
Oscar-winning singer of 'Flashdance... What a Feeling' and 'Fame'
Lead vocalist and founding member of Def Leppard
American frontman of Jane's Addiction and Porno for Pyros who created Lollapalooza
Public Enemy rapper who wears a large clock around his neck
Vocalist for a-ha since its formation in 1982
Singer-guitarist of all-female pop-rock band The Bangles
Co-founder of alternative rock band They Might Be Giants
One-half of electronic dance group Pet Shop Boys
Singer for Echo & the Bunnymen since 1978
One-named singer who formerly led The Smiths
Mormon singer-actress who often works with her brother Donny
Nigerian-born singer (and her band) with the #1 albums 'Paradise' (1985) and 'Soldier of Love' (2010)
Lead guitarist and songwriter for Bon Jovi
Former frontman for Stray Cats who now heads his own Orchestra
English vocalist/songwriter/guitarist for The Cure
Composer known for scoring 'Final Fantasy' video games
Singer-songwriter known for hits 'Tom's Diner' and 'Luka'
Song parodist with hits such as 'White & Nerdy' and 'Eat It'

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