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.
Little RichardLittle Richard
05 December 1932
 
Billie EilishBillie Eilish
18 December 2001
Singer-Songwriter

Michael JacksonMichael Jackson
29 August 1958
Singer

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995
Rapper

Elvis PresleyElvis Presley
08 January 1935
Singer

Bill WithersBill Withers
04 July 1938
American singer-songwriter
Taylor Alison Swift Taylor Swift
13 December 1989
Singer-songwriter

EminemEminem
17 October 1972
Rapper

Nick JonasNick Jonas
16 September 1992
Singer-songwriter
Lil PeepLil Peep
01 November 1996
Singer

Kurt Donald Cobain Kurt Cobain
20 February 1967
Singer, Songwriter
John LegendJohn Legend
28 December 1978
Singer

Quincy JonesQuincy Jones
14 March 1933
Musician, Conductor, Producer, Arranger, Composer,

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
21 August 1938
Singer-Songwriter

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27 November 1942
Singer & Musician

Stevie WonderStevie Wonder
13 May 1950
Singer-songwriter
Demi LovatoDemi Lovato
20 August 1992
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Chris CornellChris Cornell
20 July 1964
musician

Gwen StefaniGwen Stefani
03 October 1969
Singer, Songwriter, Fashion Designer, Actress

Lea MicheleLea Michele
29 August 1986
Actress, Singer, Composer
Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981
Musician

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935
American bass guitarist
50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975
Rapper

SelenaSelena
16 April 1971
Singer

Mac MillerMac Miller
19 January 1992
American Rapper, Singer
Jamie FoxxJamie Foxx
13 December 1967
Actor

Willie NelsonWillie Nelson
29 April 1933
Musician
Finneas O'ConnellFinneas O'Connell
30 July 1997
Singer

Stevie NicksStevie Nicks
26 May 1948
Singer-Songwriter

Ricky MartinRicky Martin
24 December 1971
Singer-songwriter
Ezra KoenigEzra Koenig
08 April 1984
Musician

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Bret MichaelsBret Michaels
15 March 1963
Singer
Bill CosbyBill Cosby
12 July 1937
Comedian

Lisa Marie PresleyLisa Marie Presley
01 February 1968
Singer-songwriter

Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye
02 April 1939
Singer, Musician

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980
Composer
Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20 June 1942
Musician, Singer
Marilyn MansonMarilyn Manson
05 January 1969
Singer-songwriter

Suge KnightSuge Knight
19 April 1965
Record Producer & Music Executive

Eddie VedderEddie Vedder
23 December 1964
Musician

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964
Musician
Linda RonstadtLinda Ronstadt
15 July 1946
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Don JohnsonDon Johnson
15 December 1949
Actor

Ray CharlesRay Charles
23 September 1930
Singer-songwriter

Adam LambertAdam Lambert
29 January 1982
Singer

Billy JoelBilly Joel
09 May 1949
Singer-songwriter
John DenverJohn Denver
31 December 1943
Singer-songwriter

Dave GrohlDave Grohl
14 January 1969
Musician
Paul SimonPaul Simon
13 October 1941
Singer, Songwriter

DJ KhaledDJ Khaled
26 November 1975
Disc Jockey

Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton
04 August 1955
Actor, Director, Singer-songwriter
Roddy RicchRoddy Ricch
22 October 1998
Rapper

DaBabyDaBaby
22 December 1991
Rapper
LizzoLizzo
27 April 1988
Singer

Kris KristoffersonKris Kristofferson
22 June 1936
Singer

Sean CombsSean Combs
04 November 1969
Rapper

John BelushiJohn Belushi
24 January 1949
Comedian

Tommy LeeTommy Lee
03 October 1962
Musician
James BrownJames Brown
03 May 1933
Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer,

Oscar IsaacOscar Isaac
09 March 1979
Actor

Miles DavisMiles Davis
26 May 1926
Jazz Trumpeter

Ritchie ValensRitchie Valens
13 May 1941
Singer
Hunter HaysHunter Hayes
09 September 1991
Country Singer, Musician

John MayerJohn Mayer
16 October 1977
Singer
Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933
Singer-songwriter, Composer

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942
Singer

Axl RoseAxl Rose
06 February 1962
Musician
Billie HolidayBillie Holiday
07 April 1915
Musician

Kid CudiKid Cudi
30 January 1984
Rapper, Songwriter
Billy Joe ArmstrongBillie Joe Armstrong
17 February 1972
Singer, Musician, Guitarist

Keith UrbanKeith Urban
26 October 1967
Musician

Sheryl CrowSheryl Crow
11 February 1962
Musician, Singer-songwriter
Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989
Singer

Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum
12 September 1986
Actress
Melissa EtheridgeMelissa Etheridge
29 May 1961
Singer-songwriter

Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
18 March 1970
Rapper

Dave NavarroDave Navarro
07 June 1967
Musician

J. Cole J. Cole
28 January 1985
Rapper, Record Producer, Singer-Songwriter
Michael PeñaMichael Peña
13 January 1976
Actor
Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis
29 September 1935
Singer

Zack de la RochaZack de la Rocha
12 January 1970
 

Paula AbdulPaula Abdul
19 June 1962
Singer-songwriter

John WilliamsJohn Williams
08 February 1932
Composer
Chaz Bono Chaz Bono
04 March 1969
Actor, LGBT Rights Activist

CiaraCiara
25 October 1985
Singer

Steven TylerSteven Tyler
26 March 1948
Singer

MarshmelloMarshmello
19 May 1992
DJ & Music Producer

Mark SallingMark Salling
17 August 1982
Actor, Musician
Chuck BerryChuck Berry
18 October 1926
Guitarist

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka
30 July 1941
Singer, Songwriter
Pharrell WilliamsPharrell Williams
05 April 1973
Singer

Benji MaddenBenji Madden
11 March 1979
Guitarist
Frank OceanFrank Ocean
28 October 1987
Rapper
Joan JettJoan Jett
22 September 1958
Singer, Composer