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
Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Singer-songwriter

John WilliamsJohn Williams
08 February 1932, American
Composer

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942, American
Singer

Phil CollinsPhil Collins
30 January 1951, British
Drummer

Edward HeathEdward Heath
09 July 1916, British
Former British Prime Minister
Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
15 June 1937, American
Singers

Nikki SixxNikki Sixx
11 December 1958, American
Musician, Songwriter

Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer
Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis
29 September 1935, American
Rock & Roll Singer. Pianist

Nat King ColeNat King Cole
17 March 1919, American
Vocalist, Pianist
Ross LynchRoss Lynch
29 December 1995, American
Singer

LiberaceLiberace
16 May 1919, American
Pianist

Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963, American
Musician and Singer

Johnny McDaidJohnny McDaid
24 July 1976, Northern Irish
Singer

Nick CaveNick Cave
22 September 1957, Australian
Singer-songwriter
Florence Foster JenkinsFlorence Foster Jenkins
19 July 1868, American
Socialite

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

Bob SegerBob Seger
06 May 1945, American
American singer-songwriter

Sarah McLachlanSarah McLachlan
28 January 1968, Canadian
Singer-songwriter
Harry Connick Jr.Harry Connick Jr.
11 September 1967, American
American singer

Toni BraxtonToni Braxton
07 October 1967, American
American R&B Singer-songwriter & Musician
Burt BacharachBurt Bacharach
12 May 1928, American
Pianist, Composer, Songwriter

Ennio MorriconeEnnio Morricone
10 November 1928, Italian
Composer

YanniYanni
14 November 1954, Greek
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer
Serj TankianSerj Tankian
21 August 1967, Lebanese, American
Singer-songwriter

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

André PrevinAndré Previn
06 April 1929, German, American
Musician

Neil SedakaNeil Sedaka
13 March 1939, American
Singer
Jonathan DavisJonathan Davis
18 January 1971, American
Musician, Songwriter, Singer, Producer, Actor

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Glynis JohnsGlynis Johns
05 October 1923, South African
Actress
Erik SatieErik Satie
17 May 1866, French
Musician

Oksana GrigorievaOksana Grigorieva
23 February 1970, Russian
Pianist

Ludovico EinaudiLudovico Einaudi
23 November 1955, Italian
Pianist, Composer

Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk
10 October 1917, American
Jazz Pianist & Composer
Melissa EtheridgeMelissa Etheridge
29 May 1961, American
Singer-songwriter
Roberta FlackRoberta Flack
10 February 1937, American
Singer, Pianist

George MartinGeorge Martin
03 January 1926, British
Record Producer, Musician, Composer

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

Alexa Ray JoelAlexa Ray Joel
29 December 1985, American
Singer
Hunter HaysHunter Hayes
09 September 1991, American
Country Singer, Musician

Andy BiersackAndy Biersack
26 December 1990, American
Singer/Pianist

Diana KrallDiana Krall
16 November 1964, Canadian
Jazz Pianist

Jagjit SinghJagjit Singh
08 February 1941, Indian
Ghazal Singer

Shawnee SmithShawnee Smith
03 July 1969, American
Actress
Oscar LevantOscar Levant
27 December 1906, American
American pianist

Benjamin BrittenBenjamin Britten
22 November 1913, British
Composer, conductor and pianist
Tom FletcherTom Fletcher
17 July 1985, British
Musician

Oscar PetersonOscar Peterson
15 August 1925, Canadian
Jazz Pianist

Andrea CorrAndrea Corr
17 May 1974, Irish
Musician
Fats WallerFats Waller
21 May 1904, American
Jazz Pianist

Steven Curtis ChapmanSteven Curtis Chapman
21 November 1962, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician
Grace Potter Grace Potter
20 June 1983, American
Singer-songwriter

Bobby VeeBobby Vee
30 April 1943, American
Singer

Mark KozelekMark Kozelek
24 January 1967, American
Musician

Chuck LeavellChuck Leavell
28 April 1952, American
Musician

Francis PoulencFrancis Poulenc
07 January 1899, French
Musician
Danger MouseDanger Mouse
29 July 1977, American
Musician

BjorkBjork
21 November 1965, Icelander
Icelandic singer-songwriter

Abdullah IbrahimAbdullah Ibrahim
09 October 1934, South African
Pianist, Composer

Scott HoyingScott Hoying
17 September 1991, American
Singer, Songwriter
Hélène Mercier-ArnaultHélène Mercier-Arnault
1959 AD, Canadian
Pianist

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

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
25 September 1906, Russian
Composer

Bela BartokBela Bartok
25 March 1881, Hungarian
Composer, Pianist
Isaac AlbenizIsaac Albeniz
29 May 1860, Spanish
Pianist

Celine DionCeline Dion
30 March 1968, Canadian
Singer, Actor, Voice actor, Musician, Pianist,
A. R. RahmanA. R. Rahman
06 January 1967, Indian
Composer

Don ShirleyDon Shirley
29 January 1927, Jamaican, American
Composer

Norah JonesNorah Jones
30 March 1979, American
Actor, Street artist, Pianist, Singer-songwriter,
Nadine CoyleNadine Coyle
15 June 1985, Irish, British
Singer

Randy NewmanRandy Newman
28 November 1943, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Conductor,
Joe WalshJoe Walsh
20 November 1947, American
Guitarist

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

Steven Van ZandtSteven Van Zandt
22 November 1950, American
Actor, Musician, Screenwriter, Record producer,

Jack AntonoffJack Antonoff
31 March 1984, American
Singer
Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
10 August 1928, American
Singer
Paul ReiserPaul Reiser
30 March 1957, American
Comedian

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

Don HenleyDon Henley
22 July 1947, American
Singer, Composer, Musician, Drummer, Pianist,

Adnan SamiAdnan Sami
15 August 1971, Canadian, Indian, Pakistani, British
Singer
Ike TurnerIke Turner
05 November 1931, American
Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Singer-songwriter,

Josh KlinghofferJosh Klinghoffer
03 October 1979, American
Musician

Alicia WittAlicia Witt
21 August 1975, American
Actress

MobyMoby
11 September 1965, American
Singer, Record producer, Composer, Musician,

Neil InnesNeil Innes
09 December 1944, British
Actor
Sufjan StevensSufjan Stevens
01 July 1975, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Oboist, Banjoist,

Fiona AppleFiona Apple
13 September 1977, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Pianist,
Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
05 November 1946, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Musician,

Isaac HayesIsaac Hayes
20 August 1942, American
Singer, Actor, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film
Christine McVieChristine McVie
12 July 1943, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter, Pianist
Phil ElverumPhil Elverum
26 May 1978, American
Songwriter