Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Pianists, including Freddie Mercury, Liberace, Elton John, John Williams and Ross Lynch.
Elton JohnElton John
25 March 1947, British
Singer
Ennio MorriconeEnnio Morricone
10 November 1928, Italian
Composer

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Musician

Phil CollinsPhil Collins
30 January 1951, British
Drummer

Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942, American
Singer
Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis
29 September 1935, American
Singer

John WilliamsJohn Williams
08 February 1932, American
Composer

LiberaceLiberace
16 May 1919, American
Pianist
Nikki SixxNikki Sixx
11 December 1958, American
Musician, Songwriter

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
15 June 1937, American
Singers
Toni BraxtonToni Braxton
07 October 1967, American
American R&B Singer-songwriter & Musician

Nick CaveNick Cave
22 September 1957, Australian
Singer-songwriter

Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963, American
Musician and Singer

Harry Connick Jr.Harry Connick Jr.
11 September 1967, American
American singer

Bob SegerBob Seger
06 May 1945, American
American singer-songwriter
Nat King ColeNat King Cole
17 March 1919, American
Vocalist, Pianist

Johnny McDaidJohnny McDaid
24 July 1976, Northern Irish
Singer

Ross LynchRoss Lynch
29 December 1995, American
Singer

Serj TankianSerj Tankian
21 August 1967, Lebanese, American
Singer-songwriter
Sarah McLachlanSarah McLachlan
28 January 1968, Canadian
Singer-songwriter

Burt BacharachBurt Bacharach
12 May 1928, American
Pianist, Composer, Songwriter
Neil SedakaNeil Sedaka
13 March 1939, American
Singer

Calvin HarrisCalvin Harris
17 January 1984, Scottish
Disc Jockey, Record Producer, Singer, Songwriter

Edward HeathEdward Heath
09 July 1916, British
Former British Prime Minister
Oksana GrigorievaOksana Grigorieva
23 February 1970, Russian
Pianist

Sergei RachmaninoffSergei Rachmaninoff
01 April 1873, American, Russian
Pianist
Warren ZevonWarren Zevon
24 January 1947, American
Rock Singer-songwriter

Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk
10 October 1917, American
Jazz Pianist & Composer

YanniYanni
14 November 1954, Greek
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer
Melissa EtheridgeMelissa Etheridge
29 May 1961, American
Singer-songwriter

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André PrevinAndré Previn
06 April 1929, German, American
Musician
Glynis JohnsGlynis Johns
05 October 1923, South African
Actress

Jonathan DavisJonathan Davis
18 January 1971, American
Musician, Songwriter, Singer, Producer, Actor

Erik SatieErik Satie
17 May 1866, French
Musician

Florence Foster JenkinsFlorence Foster Jenkins
19 July 1868, American
Socialite
George MartinGeorge Martin
03 January 1926, British
Record Producer, Musician, Composer
Shawnee SmithShawnee Smith
03 July 1969, American
Actress

Jagjit SinghJagjit Singh
08 February 1941, Indian
Ghazal Singer

Ludovico EinaudiLudovico Einaudi
23 November 1955, Italian
Pianist, Composer

Diana KrallDiana Krall
16 November 1964, Canadian
Jazz Pianist
Roberta FlackRoberta Flack
10 February 1937, American
Singer, Pianist

Fats DominoFats Domino
26 February 1928, American
Pianist, Rock & Roll Musician

Alexa Ray JoelAlexa Ray Joel
29 December 1985, American
Singer

Andrea CorrAndrea Corr
17 May 1974, Irish
Musician

Andy BiersackAndy Biersack
26 December 1990, American
Singer/Pianist
Scott HoyingScott Hoying
17 September 1991, American
Singer, Songwriter

Hunter HaysHunter Hayes
09 September 1991, American
Country Singer, Musician
Grace Potter Grace Potter
20 June 1983, American
Singer-songwriter

Tom FletcherTom Fletcher
17 July 1985, British
Musician

Benjamin BrittenBenjamin Britten
22 November 1913, British
Composer, conductor and pianist
Oscar PetersonOscar Peterson
15 August 1925, Canadian
Jazz Pianist

Mark KozelekMark Kozelek
24 January 1967, American
Musician
Fats WallerFats Waller
21 May 1904, American
Jazz Pianist

Oscar LevantOscar Levant
27 December 1906, American
American pianist

Bobby VeeBobby Vee
30 April 1943, American
Singer

Steven Curtis ChapmanSteven Curtis Chapman
21 November 1962, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician

Chuck LeavellChuck Leavell
28 April 1952, American
Musician
Georg SoltiGeorg Solti
21 October 1912, Hungarian, British
Conductor, Pianist

Francis PoulencFrancis Poulenc
07 January 1899, French
Musician

Danger MouseDanger Mouse
29 July 1977, American
Musician

Abdullah IbrahimAbdullah Ibrahim
09 October 1934, South African
Pianist, Composer
BjorkBjork
21 November 1965, Icelander
Icelandic singer-songwriter

Charles BrownCharles Brown
13 September 1922, American
American singer
Alanis MorisetteAlanis Morisette
01 June 1974, Canadian
American-Canadian singer-songwriter

Hélène Mercier-ArnaultHélène Mercier-Arnault
1959 AD, Canadian
Pianist

Isaac AlbenizIsaac Albeniz
29 May 1860, Spanish
Pianist
Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
25 September 1906, Russian
Composer

Bela BartokBela Bartok
25 March 1881, Hungarian
Composer, Pianist
A. R. RahmanA. R. Rahman
06 January 1967, Indian
Composer

Mona LisaMona Lisa
20 November 1979, American
Singer-Songwriter

Norah JonesNorah Jones
30 March 1979, American
Singer-Songwriter
Joe WalshJoe Walsh
20 November 1947, American
Guitarist

Don HenleyDon Henley
22 July 1947, American
Singer, Composer, Musician, Drummer, Pianist,
Steven Van ZandtSteven Van Zandt
22 November 1950, American
Actor, Musician, Screenwriter, Record producer,

Roger WatersRoger Waters
06 September 1943, British
Composer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist,

Fiona AppleFiona Apple
13 September 1977, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Pianist,

Jack AntonoffJack Antonoff
31 March 1984, American
Singer
Helen ReddyHelen Reddy
25 October 1941, Australian, American
Singer
Sufjan StevensSufjan Stevens
01 July 1975, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Oboist, Banjoist,

Trent ReznorTrent Reznor
17 May 1965, American
Singer, Composer, Pianist, Musician,

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
10 August 1928, American
Singer

Ike TurnerIke Turner
05 November 1931, American
Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Singer-songwriter,
Alicia WittAlicia Witt
21 August 1975, American
Actress

Debbie GibsonDebbie Gibson
31 August 1970, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Actor, Composer, Film

Brandon FlowersBrandon Flowers
21 June 1981, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Composer, Pianist

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
23 August 1962, British
Singer

Gil Scott-HeronGil Scott-Heron
01 April 1949, American
Singer, Writer, Composer, Poet, Pianist
Teddy GeigerTeddy Geiger
16 September 1988, American
Musician

Don ShirleyDon Shirley
29 January 1927, Jamaican, American
Composer
Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
01 September 1984, Swedish
Composer

Randy NewmanRandy Newman
28 November 1943, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Conductor,
Justin VernonJustin Vernon
30 April 1981, American
Singer-songwriter
Harry NilssonHarry Nilsson
15 June 1941, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer, Composer,