Critic Rex Reed is 75. Singer Don McLean is 68. Country singer Jo-el Sonnier is 67. Actor Avery Brooks (“Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”) is 65. Guitarist Mike Rutherford of Genesis and Mike and the Mechanics is 63. Musician Sting is 62. Actress Lorraine Bracco is 59. Guitarist Greg Jennings of Restless Heart is 59. Singer Phil Oakey of Human League is 58. Singer-producer Robbie Nevil is 55. Drummer Bud Gaugh of Sublime and Long Beach Dub All-Stars is 46. Country singer Gillian Welch is 46. Actor Joey Slotnick (“Boston Public,” “The Single Guy”) is 45. Country singer Kelly Willis is 45. Singer Dion Allen of Az Yet is 43. Actress-talk-show host Kelly Ripa is 43. Singer Tiffany is 42. Singer Lene Nystrom (Aqua) is 40. Actor Efren Ramirez (“Napoleon Dynamite”) is 40. Singer LaTocha Scott of Xscape is 40. Gospel singer and former “American Idol” contestant Mandisa is 37. Bassist Mike Rodden of Hinder is 31. Singer Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes is 25. Actress Samantha Barks (“Les Miserables”) is 23.