List of famous American musicians with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

If you love your Bob Dylan, Jim Morrison and Bob Marley and cannot do without your daily dose of Frank Sinatra, Bruce Springsteen and Stevie Wonder, you have landed in the right page. America has been blessed enough to home a world of soul-stirring, mind-blowing, Grammy-worthy musicians whose innovative, mellifluous, energizing and eclectic music have inspired several generations of musical buffs. They are the musicians whom you will find on every music lover’s playlist — young or old. They are the musical trendsetters, timeless in their music, fame and appeal. They are the true force behind America’s music legacy. These are the music makers who have left something lasting behind — music that won’t wither with time. They are America’s real musical survivors. Read on to explore to mind-bending biographies, trivia and facts on America’s most famous, most celebrated, most heard musicians who continue to awe the music lovers to this day.
Michael JacksonMichael Jackson

29 August 1958

Nick JonasNick Jonas

16 September 1992

Elvis PresleyElvis Presley

08 January 1935

EminemEminem

17 October 1972

Taylor Alison Swift Taylor Swift

13 December 1989

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha

30 August 1989

J. Cole J. Cole

28 January 1985

Suge KnightSuge Knight

19 April 1965

Kurt Donald Cobain Kurt Cobain

20 February 1967

DJ KhaledDJ Khaled

26 November 1975

MarshmelloMarshmello

19 May 1992

Willie NelsonWillie Nelson

29 April 1933

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix

27 November 1942

Jamie FoxxJamie Foxx

13 December 1967

John LegendJohn Legend

28 December 1978

Chris CornellChris Cornell

20 July 1964

Gwen StefaniGwen Stefani

03 October 1969

50 cent50 Cent

06 July 1975

Selena QuintanillaSelena

16 April 1971

Adam LevineAdam Levine

18 March 1979

Sean CombsSean Combs

04 November 1969

Woody AllenWoody Allen

01 December 1935

Marilyn MansonMarilyn Manson

05 January 1969

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys

25 January 1981

John MayerJohn Mayer

16 October 1977

Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye

02 April 1939

Krysten RitterKrysten Ritter

16 December 1981

Dave GrohlDave Grohl

14 January 1969

Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton

04 August 1955

Billy JoelBilly Joel

09 May 1949

Stevie WonderStevie Wonder

13 May 1950

John DenverJohn Denver

31 December 1943

Chief KeefChief Keef

15 August 1995

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda

16 January 1980

Don JohnsonDon Johnson

15 December 1949

Kid CudiKid Cudi

30 January 1984

Mac MillerMac Miller

19 January 1992

Kris KritoffersonKris Kristofferson

22 June 1936

Pharrell WilliamsPharrell Williams

05 April 1973

Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum

12 September 1986

Axl RoseAxl Rose

06 February 1962

Hank WilliamsHank Williams

17 September 1923

Paul SimonPaul Simon

13 October 1941

Wiz KhalifaWiz Khalifa

08 September 1987

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz

26 May 1964

Quincy JonesQuincy Jones

14 March 1933

Queen LatifahQueen Latifah

18 March 1970

Cyndi LauperCyndi Lauper

22 June 1953

Robert JohnsonRobert Johnson

08 May 1911

Ted NugentTed Nugent

13 December 1948

Nina SimoneNina Simone

21 February 1933

John WilliamsJohn Williams

08 February 1932

John BelushiJohn Belushi

24 January 1949

Maren MorrisMaren Morris

10 April 1990

Lea MicheleLea Michele

29 August 1986

Chris JerichoChris Jericho

09 November 1970

Keith UrbanKeith Urban

26 October 1967

KeshaKesha

01 March 1987

Frank OceanFrank Ocean

28 October 1987

Ray CharlesRay Charles

23 September 1930

James BrownJames Brown

03 May 1933

Miranda LambertMiranda Lambert

10 November 1983

Carole KingCarole King

09 February 1942

Ritchie ValensRitchie Valens

13 May 1941

Young ThugYoung Thug

16 August 1991

Miles DavisMiles Davis

26 May 1926

Grace VanderWaalGrace VanderWaal

15 January 2004

Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis

29 September 1935

Steve PerrySteve Perry

22 January 1949

Stevie Ray VaughanStevie Ray Vaughan

03 October 1954

Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong

04 August 1901

Layne StaleyLayne Staley

22 August 1967

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings

15 June 1937

DiploDiplo

10 November 1978

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey

06 November 1948

Linda RonstadtLinda Ronstadt

15 July 1946

Tommy LeeTommy Lee

03 October 1962

Eddie VedderEddie Vedder

23 December 1964

Faith EvansFaith Evans

10 June 1973

Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney

24 September 1941

Benji MaddenBenji Madden

11 March 1979