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.
Billie EilishBillie Eilish
18 December 2001
Singer-Songwriter
Nick JonasNick Jonas
16 September 1992
Singer-songwriter

Michael JacksonMichael Jackson
29 August 1958
Singer

Taylor Alison Swift Taylor Swift
13 December 1989
Singer-songwriter

Nikki SixxNikki Sixx
11 December 1958
Musician, Songwriter

Tommy LeeTommy Lee
03 October 1962
Musician
Elvis PresleyElvis Presley
08 January 1935
Singer

Kevin JonasKevin Jonas
05 November 1987
Musician

EminemEminem
17 October 1972
Rapper

Mick MarsMick Mars
04 May 1951
Musician
Finneas O'ConnellFinneas O'Connell
30 July 1997
Singer

Rashida JonesRashida Jones
25 February 1976
Actress
Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995
Rapper

LizzoLizzo
27 April 1988
Singer

Kurt Donald Cobain Kurt Cobain
20 February 1967
Singer, Songwriter
Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
13 January 1925
Actress

Stevie WonderStevie Wonder
13 May 1950
Musician
Mac MillerMac Miller
19 January 1992
American Rapper, Singer

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
08 February 1942
Musician

Gwen StefaniGwen Stefani
03 October 1969
Singer, Songwriter, Fashion Designer, Actress
Adam LambertAdam Lambert
29 January 1982
Singer

MarshmelloMarshmello
19 May 1992
DJ & Music Producer
Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964
Musician

DJ KhaledDJ Khaled
26 November 1975
Disc Jockey, Record Producer, YouTuber

Selena QuintanillaSelena
16 April 1971
Singer, Songwriter

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27 November 1942
Singer & Musician
Willie NelsonWillie Nelson
29 April 1933
Musician
Lisa Marie PresleyLisa Marie Presley
01 February 1968
Singer-songwriter

Demi LovatoDemi Lovato
20 August 1992
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

John BelushiJohn Belushi
24 January 1949
Comedian, Actor, Musician

Quincy JonesQuincy Jones
14 March 1933
Musician, Conductor, Producer, Arranger, Composer,
Chris CornellChris Cornell
20 July 1964
Musician

John LegendJohn Legend
28 December 1978
Singer

Alex GreenwaldAlex Greenwald
09 October 1979
Musician

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

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Lil PeepLil Peep
01 November 1996
Singer
50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975
Rapper, Composer, Businessperson, Record producer

Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye
02 April 1939
Singer, Musician
Paula AbdulPaula Abdul
19 June 1962
Singer-songwriter, Choreographer, Dancer,

Jamie FoxxJamie Foxx
13 December 1967
 

Marilyn MansonMarilyn Manson
05 January 1969
Musician, Songwriter, Actor
Robert JohnsonRobert Johnson
08 May 1911
Musician, Songwriter

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989
Singer
Kacey MusgravesKacey Musgraves
21 August 1988
Singer-Songwriter

CiaraCiara
25 October 1985
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer, Model

Billy JoelBilly Joel
09 May 1949
 

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey
06 November 1948
Singer, Songwriter, Actor

John DenverJohn Denver
31 December 1943
Singer-songwriter
Sean CombsSean Combs
04 November 1969
Rapper, Record Producer

Sheryl CrowSheryl Crow
11 February 1962
Musician, Singer-songwriter

Suge KnightSuge Knight
19 April 1965
Record Producer & Music Executive

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980
Composer
Krysten RitterKrysten Ritter
16 December 1981
Actress

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935
American bass guitarist
Lil XanLil Xan
06 September 1996
Rapper

Adam LevineAdam Levine
18 March 1979
Singer, Songwriter

Bill CosbyBill Cosby
12 July 1937
Comedian
Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942
Singer

John MayerJohn Mayer
16 October 1977
Singer
Wiz KhalifaWiz Khalifa
08 September 1987
American Rapper & Songwriter

Cyndi LauperCyndi Lauper
22 June 1953
Actress, Singer

Ezra KoenigEzra Koenig
08 April 1984
Musician
Dave GrohlDave Grohl
14 January 1969
 

DaBabyDaBaby
22 December 1991
Rapper
Ritchie ValensRitchie Valens
13 May 1941
Singer, Songwriter

J. Cole J. Cole
28 January 1985
Rapper, Record Producer, Singer-Songwriter

Kris KritoffersonKris Kristofferson
22 June 1936
Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Actor

Keith UrbanKeith Urban
26 October 1967
Musician
Axl RoseAxl Rose
06 February 1962
 
Mary J. BligeMary J. Blige
11 January 1971
Singer-songwriter

Don JohnsonDon Johnson
15 December 1949
Actor, Producer, Singer, Songwriter

Pharrell WilliamsPharrell Williams
05 April 1973
Singer

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981
Singer-songwriter
Paul SimonPaul Simon
13 October 1941
Singer, Songwriter

Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong
04 August 1901
Musician

Maren MorrisMaren Morris
10 April 1990
Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

James HetfieldJames Hetfield
03 August 1963
Musician, Songwriter

Ray CharlesRay Charles
23 September 1930
Singer and Composer
Miranda LambertMiranda Lambert
10 November 1983
Singer-songwriter

Luke CombsLuke Combs
02 March 1990
Singer-Songwriter
Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum
12 September 1986
 

Frank OceanFrank Ocean
28 October 1987
Rapper

Ross LynchRoss Lynch
29 December 1995
Singer
Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
18 March 1970
Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Aactress,

Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton
04 August 1955
Actor, Director, Singer-songwriter
Tech N9neTech N9ne
08 November 1971
Rapper

DiploDiplo
10 November 1978
Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer

Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963
Musician and Singer

Layne StaleyLayne Staley
22 August 1967
 
James BrownJames Brown
03 May 1933
Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer,

Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis
29 September 1935
Rock & Roll Singer. Pianist
Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson
10 July 1980
Singer, Actress

Chaz Bono Chaz Bono
04 March 1969
Actor, LGBT Rights Activist

Stevie Ray VaughanStevie Ray Vaughan
03 October 1954
Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

Gene SimmonsGene Simmons
25 August 1949
 
Sonny BonoSonny Bono
16 February 1935
Singer-songwriter