Find out more about the greatest 21st Century Composers, including Paul McCartney, Elton John, John Williams, David Gilmour and James Horner.
Elton JohnElton John
25 March 1947, British
Singer
Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18 June 1942, British
Singer-songwriter

Phil CollinsPhil Collins
30 January 1951, British
Drummer

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
16 August 1953, French, American
TV Host, Actress

David FosterDavid Foster
01 November 1949, Canadian
Musician

Paul SimonPaul Simon
13 October 1941, American
Singer, Songwriter
Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963, American
Musician and Singer

Bryan AdamsBryan Adams
05 November 1959, Canadian
Singer

John WilliamsJohn Williams
08 February 1932, American
Composer

Lea MicheleLea Michele
29 August 1986, American
Actress, Singer, Composer
David McCallumDavid McCallum
19 September 1933, British, American, Scottish
Actor

Andrew Lloyd WebberAndrew Lloyd Webber
22 March 1948, British
Composer
Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
20 April 1951, American
Singer

Rick RubinRick Rubin
10 March 1963, American
Record Producer

Danny ElfmanDanny Elfman
29 May 1953, American
Composer
Robby BensonRobby Benson
21 January 1956, American
Actor

Bret MichaelsBret Michaels
15 March 1963, American
Singer
Chaka KhanChaka Khan
23 March 1953, American
Singer

Ennio MorriconeEnnio Morricone
10 November 1928, Italian
Composer

Stephen SondheimStephen Sondheim
22 March 1930, American
American composer
Aimee OsbourneAimee Osbourne
02 September 1983, British
Actress

YanniYanni
14 November 1954, Greek
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer
Neil SedakaNeil Sedaka
13 March 1939, American
Singer

Rostam BatmanglijRostam Batmanglij
28 November 1983, American
Musician

Ludovico EinaudiLudovico Einaudi
23 November 1955, Italian
Pianist, Composer

André PrevinAndré Previn
06 April 1929, German, American
Musician
Anoushka ShankarAnoushka Shankar
09 June 1981, Indian, British
Composer
Jeff RichmondJeff Richmond
07 January 1961, American
Composer, Director

Jean-Michel JarreJean-Michel Jarre
24 August 1948, French
Composer

Pat MethenyPat Metheny
12 August 1954, American
Guitarist

Tom FletcherTom Fletcher
17 July 1985, British
Musician
Thomas McDonellThomas McDonell
02 May 1986, American
Actor

Adrian BelewAdrian Belew
23 December 1949, American
Guitarist, Singer, Composer, Songwriter

Gopi SundarGopi Sundar
30 May 1977, Indian
Music Director

Amatus Sami-KarimAmatus Sami-Karim
 , American
Musician, Composer, Actress

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Hariprasad ChaurasiaHariprasad Chaurasia
01 July 1938, Indian
Indian Classical Flautist
Nam Woo-hyunNam Woo-hyun
08 February 1991, South Korean
Singer-songwriter

Marcel KhalifeMarcel Khalife
10 June 1950, Lebanese
Composer
James McBrideJames McBride
11 September 1957, American
 

Edward JeffriesEdward Jeffries
01 August 1987, Australian
Actor, Director, Musician

Wesley StrombergWesley Stromberg
06 December 1993, American
Composer
Brad Douglas PaisleyBrad Douglas Paisley
28 October 1972, American
American singer-songwriter

Ruben RadaRuben Rada
17 July 1943, Uruguayan
Composer
Goran BregovićGoran Bregović
22 March 1950, Yugoslav
Musician

Emina JahovićEmina Jahović
15 January 1982, Serbian
Singer-songwriter

Exzavier WhitleyExzavier Whitley
24 May 1997, American
Singer-Songwriter, Musician

Jeff MagidJeff Magid
26 March 1977, American
Ex-Boyfriend of Emily Ratajkowski

Celine DionCeline Dion
30 March 1968, Canadian
Singer, Actor, Voice actor, Musician, Pianist,
CherCher
20 May 1946, American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film

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

Iwan RheonIwan Rheon
13 May 1985, British
Actor, Singer, Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Ramin DjawadiRamin Djawadi
19 July 1974, German
Composer, Record producer, Film score composer
Alanis MorissetteAlanis Morissette
01 June 1974, Canadian, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Actor, Composer,

Don HenleyDon Henley
22 July 1947, American
Singer, Composer, Musician, Drummer, Pianist,
Kamal HaasanKamal Haasan
07 November 1954, Indian
Actor, Film producer, Screenwriter, Film director,

Joe WalshJoe Walsh
20 November 1947, American
Guitarist, Oboist, Banjoist, Singer, Musician,

Brandon FlowersBrandon Flowers
21 June 1981, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Composer, Pianist
Sammy HagarSammy Hagar
13 October 1947, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist,

A. R. RahmanA. R. Rahman
06 January 1967, Indian
Composer
Ryan TedderRyan Tedder
26 June 1979, American
Record producer, Singer, Singer-songwriter,

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

Debby RyanDebby Ryan
13 May 1993, American
Singer, Child actor, Singer-songwriter, Film
Joan BaezJoan Baez
09 January 1941, American
Singer-songwriter, Street artist, Singer,

David GilmourDavid Gilmour
06 March 1946, British
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter,
Ashley TisdaleAshley Tisdale
02 July 1985, American
Singer, Model, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Voice

Susanna HoffsSusanna Hoffs
17 January 1959, American
Actor, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Musician,

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

Dave MustaineDave Mustaine
13 September 1961, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer,
Tom MorelloTom Morello
30 May 1964, American
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Actor,
Maynard James KeenanMaynard James Keenan
17 April 1964, American
Singer, Musician, Record producer, Composer

Adrienne BailonAdrienne Bailon
24 October 1983, American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

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

Shreya GhoshalShreya Ghoshal
12 March 1984, Indian
Singer, Writer, Actor, Composer
Alan ThickeAlan Thicke
01 March 1947, Canadian
Actor, Songwriter, Composer, Television presenter,

Hugh MasekelaHugh Masekela
04 April 1939, South African
Trumpeter, Composer, Jazz musician

Shruti HaasanShruti Haasan
28 January 1986, Indian
Actor, Singer, Composer, Model

Pete BurnsPete Burns
05 August 1959, British
Singer, Composer, Singer-songwriter

John FogertyJohn Fogerty
28 May 1945, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Composer,
Linda PerryLinda Perry
15 April 1965, American
Singer, Composer, Musician, Songwriter, Record

Lex LugerLex Luger
02 June 1958, American
Professional wrestler, Actor, Television actor,
Lou PearlmanLou Pearlman
19 June 1954, American
Manager, Record producer, Composer

Richie SamboraRichie Sambora
11 July 1959, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Banjoist,

Randy NewmanRandy Newman
28 November 1943, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Conductor,
Michelle PhillipsMichelle Phillips
04 June 1944, American
Television actor, Singer, Actor,

Damon AlbarnDamon Albarn
23 March 1968, British
Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Composer, Songwriter
Debbie GibsonDebbie Gibson
31 August 1970, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Actor, Composer, Film

Pat BoonePat Boone
01 June 1934, American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer

Peter SerafinowiczPeter Serafinowicz
10 July 1972, British
Actor, Comedian, Voice actor, Screenwriter,

Jeff BeckJeff Beck
24 June 1944, British
Guitarist, Composer, Musician, Jazz guitarist,
BucketheadBuckethead
13 May 1969, American
Guitarist, Composer, Banjoist, Jazz musician, Jazz

Al GreenAl Green
13 April 1946, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Jazz musician
Sonu NigamSonu Nigam
30 July 1973, Indian
Actor, Singer, Composer

Brad PaisleyBrad Paisley
28 October 1972, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Guitarist

Mos DefMos Def
11 December 1973, American
Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter,

Sufjan StevensSufjan Stevens
01 July 1975, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Oboist, Banjoist,
Bebe BuellBebe Buell
14 July 1953, American
Singer-songwriter, Actor, Model, Playboy Playmate,