The American rock music scenario is today dominated by the likes of Demi Lovato, Courtney Love, and Kelly Clarkson who with the power of their music have earned millions of fans from all over the world. American rock is a dynamic musical genre with its roots in the 1940s and 1950s rock and roll, rhythm and blues, and country music. Elvis Presley, often referred to as "the King of Rock and Roll", or simply, "the King", was the most commercially successful figure to emerge from rock and roll. Other artists with early rock and roll hits include Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, Fats Domino, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Gene Vincent. Ray Charles and Sam Cooke led the development of soul music from the mid-1950s. Lonnie Mack pioneered the America blues rock while another rock star Jimi Hendrix became one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated musicians of the 20th century. Joan Baez and Bob Dylan played major roles in the development of country rock, setting the pace for the hybridization of folk and rock. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous American rock singers.
Miley CyrusMiley Cyrus

23 November 1992

Elvis PresleyElvis Presley

08 January 1935

Tina TurnerTina Turner

26 November 1939

Bob DylanBob Dylan

24 May 1941

Bruce SpringsteenBruce Springsteen

23 September 1949

Adam LevineAdam Levine

18 March 1979

Bruno MarsBruno Mars

08 October 1985

Taylor MomsenTaylor Momsen

26 July 1993

Lisa Marie PresleyLisa Marie Presley

01 February 1968

Tom PettyTom Petty

20 October 1950

Chester BenningtonChester Bennington

20 March 1976

Keith UrbanKeith Urban

26 October 1967

Axl RoseAxl Rose

06 February 1962

Tom WaitsTom Waits

07 December 1949

Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison

23 April 1936

Lindsey BuckinghamLindsey Buckingham

03 October 1949

Courtney LoveCourtney Love

09 July 1964

Sean LennonSean Lennon

09 October 1975

John MellencampJohn Mellencamp

07 October 1951

Lionel RichieLionel Richie

20 June 1949

Sonny BonoSonny Bono

16 February 1935

Alice CooperAlice Cooper

04 February 1948

Tracy ChapmanTracy Chapman

30 March 1964

Jon Bon JoviJon Bon Jovi

02 March 1962

Jack WhiteJack White

09 July 1975

Little RichardLittle Richard

05 December 1932

Brian WilsonBrian Wilson

20 June 1942

Joan JettJoan Jett

22 September 1958

Barry GibbBarry Gibb

01 September 1946

Jeff BuckleyJeff Buckley

17 November 1966

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings

15 June 1937

Ezra KoenigEzra Koenig

08 April 1984

Tyler JosephTyler Joseph

01 December 1988

Anthony KiedisAnthony Kiedis

01 November 1962

Ritchie ValensRitchie Valens

13 May 1941

Linda RonstadtLinda Ronstadt

15 July 1946

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey

06 November 1948

Iggy PopIggy Pop

21 April 1947

Art GarfunkelArt Garfunkel

05 November 1941

Elle KingElle King

03 July 1989

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers

21 August 1938

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka

30 July 1941

Jim CroceJim Croce

10 January 1943

Gregg AllmanGregg Allman

08 December 1947

Gerard WayGerard Way

09 April 1977

Todd RundgrenTodd Rundgren

22 June 1948

Billy CorganBilly Corgan

17 March 1967

Patti ScialfaPatti Scialfa

29 July 1953

Amy LeeAmy Lee

13 December 1981

Michael BoltonMichael Bolton

26 February 1953

Tori AmosTori Amos

22 August 1963

Jesse McCartneyJesse McCartney

09 April 1987

Emmylou HarrisEmmylou Harris

02 April 1947

Chrissie HyndeChrissie Hynde

07 September 1951

Pat BenatarPat Benatar

10 January 1953

Kevin OlusolaKevin Olusola

05 October 1988

Michael StipeMichael Stipe

04 January 1960

Richard MaxRichard Marx

16 September 1963

Peter FramptonPeter Frampton

22 April 1950

Mike LoveMike Love

15 March 1941

Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon

30 September 1942

Ronnie SpectorRonnie Spector

10 August 1943

Navarone GaribaldiNavarone Garibaldi

01 March 1987

Peter CeteraPeter Cetera

13 September 1944

Warren ZevonWarren Zevon

24 January 1947

Corbin BleuCorbin Bleu

21 February 1989

Christina Perri Christina Perri

19 August 1986

Ryan RossRyan Ross

30 August 1986

Jakob DylanJakob Dylan

09 December 1969

Ronnie RadkeRonnie Radke

15 December 1983

Bart MillardBart Millard

01 December 1972

PinkPink

08 September 1979

PrincePrince

07 June 1958

AnastaciaAnastacia

17 September 1968

Aimee MannAimee Mann

08 September 1960

John OatesJohn Oates

07 April 1948

Donnie Van ZantDonnie Van Zant

11 June 1952

Gary CheroneGary Cherone

26 July 1961

Paz LenchantinPaz Lenchantin

12 December 1973

Ronn MossRonn Moss

04 March 1952

Black FrancisBlack Francis

06 April 1965