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.
Elvis PresleyElvis Presley
08 January 1935
Singer
Lisa Marie PresleyLisa Marie Presley
01 February 1968
Singer-songwriter

Miley CyrusMiley Cyrus
23 November 1992
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Bob DylanBob Dylan
24 May 1941
Singer & Songwriter

Chester BenningtonChester Bennington
20 March 1976
Singer-Songwriter

Tina TurnerTina Turner
26 November 1939
Singer
Tom PettyTom Petty
20 October 1950
Singer

Gerard WayGerard Way
09 April 1977
Singer

Bruce SpringsteenBruce Springsteen
23 September 1949
Singer
Linda RonstadtLinda Ronstadt
15 July 1946
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Tracy ChapmanTracy Chapman
30 March 1964
Singer
Bruno MarsBruno Mars
08 October 1985
Singer-songwriter

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey
06 November 1948
Songwriter

Elle KingElle King
03 July 1989
Singer, Actress

Barry GibbBarry Gibb
01 September 1946
Musician

Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison
23 April 1936
Singer-Songwriter
Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20 June 1942
Musician, Singer

Axl RoseAxl Rose
06 February 1962
Musician

Courtney LoveCourtney Love
09 July 1964
Singer, Actress

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
21 August 1938
Singer-Songwriter
Alice CooperAlice Cooper
04 February 1948
Singer

Lionel RichieLionel Richie
20 June 1949
Singer-Songwriter
Little RichardLittle Richard
05 December 1932
 

Sonny BonoSonny Bono
16 February 1935
Singer-songwriter

Michael PeñaMichael Peña
13 January 1976
Actor
Ritchie ValensRitchie Valens
13 May 1941
Singer

Anthony KiedisAnthony Kiedis
01 November 1962
American musician
Joan JettJoan Jett
22 September 1958
Singer, Composer

John MellencampJohn Mellencamp
07 October 1951
Musician, Singer-Songwriter

Lindsey BuckinghamLindsey Buckingham
03 October 1949
Singer, Musician
Tom WaitsTom Waits
07 December 1949
Singer, Composer, Actor

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Jesse McCartneyJesse McCartney
09 April 1987
Singer/Songwriter, Actor, Voice Actor
Jon Bon JoviJon Bon Jovi
02 March 1962
 

Adam LevineAdam Levine
18 March 1979
Singer, Songwriter

Ezra KoenigEzra Koenig
08 April 1984
Musician

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka
30 July 1941
Singer, Songwriter
Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
15 June 1937
Singers
Keith UrbanKeith Urban
26 October 1967
Musician

Navarone GaribaldiNavarone Garibaldi
01 March 1987
Singer, Guitarist

Jeff BuckleyJeff Buckley
17 November 1966
Singer-Songwriter, Guitarist

Taylor MomsenTaylor Momsen
26 July 1993
TV Actress, Singer-songwriter, Actress
Sean LennonSean Lennon
09 October 1975
Singer, Songwriter, and Actor

Iggy PopIggy Pop
21 April 1947
Singer

Kevin JonasKevin Jonas
05 November 1987
Musician

Art GarfunkelArt Garfunkel
05 November 1941
Singer

Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963
Musician and Singer
Gregg AllmanGregg Allman
08 December 1947
Singer, Guitarist

Jim CroceJim Croce
10 January 1943
Singer, Musician
Jack WhiteJack White
09 July 1975
Singer, Guitarist

Todd RundgrenTodd Rundgren
22 June 1948
Singer

Amy LeeAmy Lee
13 December 1981
American singer-songwriter
Michael StipeMichael Stipe
04 January 1960
Singer-lyricist

Emmylou HarrisEmmylou Harris
02 April 1947
Singer
Chrissie HyndeChrissie Hynde
07 September 1951
Musician

Peter FramptonPeter Frampton
22 April 1950
Guitarist

Billy CorganBilly Corgan
17 March 1967
Musician

Jakob DylanJakob Dylan
09 December 1969
Singer

Pat BenatarPat Benatar
10 January 1953
Singer-songwriter
Ronnie RadkeRonnie Radke
15 December 1983
Rock Singer

Richard MaxRichard Marx
16 September 1963
Singer-songwriter

Corbin BleuCorbin Bleu
21 February 1989
Actor, Producer, Singer-songwriter

Hope SandovalHope Sandoval
24 June 1966
Singer
Michael BoltonMichael Bolton
26 February 1953
Singer, Songwriter

Josh HommeJosh Homme
17 May 1973
Singer
Peter CeteraPeter Cetera
13 September 1944
Singer

Shannon HoonShannon Hoon
26 September 1967
Singer

Tyler JosephTyler Joseph
01 December 1988
Singer-songwriter
Warren ZevonWarren Zevon
24 January 1947
Rock Singer-songwriter

Mike LoveMike Love
15 March 1941
 
Bradley NowellBradley Nowell
22 February 1968
Musician

Patti ScialfaPatti Scialfa
29 July 1953
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

John Francis DaleyJohn Francis Daley
20 July 1985
Actor
Dion DiMucciDion DiMucci
18 July 1939
Singer

Aimee MannAimee Mann
08 September 1960
Alternative Artist
John OatesJohn Oates
07 April 1948
Guitarist

Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
18 September 1951
Musician

Ronnie SpectorRonnie Spector
10 August 1943
Singer

John SebastianJohn Sebastian
17 March 1944
Singer-songwriter
Cedric Bixler-ZavalaCedric Bixler-Zavala
04 November 1974
Singer-Songwriter
Christina Perri Christina Perri
19 August 1986
Singer-songwriter

Benjamin OrrBenjamin Orr
08 September 1947
Singer

AnastaciaAnastacia
17 September 1968
American singer-songwriter

Spencer BreslinSpencer Breslin
18 May 1992
Actor
Cassidy FreemanCassidy Freeman
22 April 1982
Actress

PinkPink
08 September 1979
Singer-songwriter

Brian BonsallBrian Bonsall
03 December 1981
Musician

Adam DuritzAdam Duritz
01 August 1964
Singer

Exene CervenkaExene Cervenka
01 February 1956
Singer
Robert SchwartzmanRobert Schwartzman
24 December 1982
Actor

Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon
30 September 1942
Singer
Bart MillardBart Millard
01 December 1972
Singer, Songwriter

PrincePrince
07 June 1958
Singer
Wanda De JesusWanda De Jesus
26 August 1958
Actress
Ronn MossRonn Moss
04 March 1952
Actor, Singer