Famous Australian Pop Singers

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Roseanne Park
31
Birthdate: February 11, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Auckland
Roseanne Park , better known as Rosé, gained fame as part of the South Korean girl group Blackpink. She was featured on G-Dragon's hit track Without You. She has also endorsed Kiss Me and Yves Saint Laurent. As of 2021, she was the most-followed Korean personality on Instagram

 2 
Sia Furler
(Singer-Songwriter)

Sia Furler
29
Birthdate: December 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Australian singer-songwriter, voice-actress and director Sia Furler rose to fame with albums like We Are Born. Moving on, she bolstered her career with albums like 1000 Forms of Fear that debuted atop the U.S. Billboard 200 chart and singles like Cheap Thrills, her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one. Furler has also co-written hit songs like Diamonds, Titanium and Wild Ones.

 3 
Troye Sivan
(Singer-songwriter)

Troye Sivan
18
Birthdate: June 5, 1995
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Singer, actor, and YouTuber Troye Sivan is best known for his Golden Globe-nominated song Revelation from the movie Boy Erased. He played the younger Wolverine in X-Men Origins: Wolverine and the titular role in the Spud movie franchise. His YouTube video The Boyfriend Tag won him a Teen Choice Award.

 4 

Rick Springfield
18
Birthdate: August 23, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Rick Springfield is best known for his Grammy-winning single Jessie's Girl. He also gained fame for his portrayal of Noah Drake in the soap General Hospital and Dr. Irving Pitlor in True Detective. He has also written an autobiography and a novel, both New York Times bestsellers.
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 5 
Kylie Minogue
(Her Single 'Can't Get You Out of My Head' Became One of The Most Successful Singles of The 2000s)

Kylie Minogue
31
Birthdate: May 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Regarded as a timeless icon, Kylie Minogue is one of the most popular singer-songwriters of her generation. Referred to as the Princess of Pop and Goddess of Pop, she is the best-selling female Australian musician of all time. Also known as the Mother of Reinvention, Kylie is revered for her contribution to fashion and music.

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Cody Simpson
(Singer)

Cody Simpson
16
Birthdate: January 11, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gold Coast, Australia
Apart from releasing three pop albums, Australian singer/actor Cody Simpson has also acted in the film The Smiley Face Killers and a Broadway musical. A Part of USC's Trojan Swim Elite team, he has qualified for the trials of the 100m butterfly event of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

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Olivia Newton-John
(Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Entrepreneur & Activist)

Olivia Newton-John
37
Birthdate: September 26, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, England

A singer, actress, businesswoman and activist, Olivia Newton-John is an DBE honouree who has donned on many hats and shined in all of them. Her five Billboard No.1 singles and two Billboard No.1 albums made her a household name. Turning her personal pain into a global mission for cancer awareness, this four-time Grammy winner is truly a symbol of resilience.

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 8 

Delta Goodrem
24
Birthdate: November 9, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Delta Goodrem is an Australian actress, singer, and songwriter. Many of her albums have topped the ARIA Albums Chart, with her debut album Innocent Eyes staying at the top for 29 consecutive weeks. Also known for her charity work, Goodrem established the Delta Goodrem Foundation in an attempt to raise money for blood cancer research.

 9 
Toni Watson
(Singer-Songwriter and Record Producer Best Known for Her Single ‘Dance Monkey’)

Toni Watson
11
Birthdate: August 15, 2000
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mount Martha, Australia

Toni Watson is an Australian singer-songwriter whose single, Dance Monkey, broke Bing Crosby's all-time Australian record by spending 24 weeks at number one position on the ARIA Singles Chart. The single also earned Toni Watson several prestigious awards, such as APRA Music Award and ARIA Music Award.

 10 
Kevin Parker
(Rock Musician Known for his Musical Project 'Tame Impala')

Kevin Parker
3
Birthdate: January 20, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Kevin Parker is an Australian musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is credited with founding the psychedelic music project, Tame Impala. Over the years, Parker has won several prestigious awards, such as a Brit Award and ARIA Music Awards

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Orianthi
(Australian Musician and Guitarist Known for His Association With Alice Cooper and Michael Jackson)

Orianthi
3
Birthdate: January 22, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Named one among the 12 Greatest Female Electric Guitarists by Elle magazine, Australian musician, singer and songwriter Orianthi Penny Panagaris began playing the guitar at the age of three and moved to acoustic by six. At fifteen, she began her professional career, concurrently focusing on songwriting and released her debut independent album at the age of 20. 

 12 
Holly Valance
(Actress Known for Playing ‘Flick Scully’ in the Australian Soap Opera ‘Neighbours’)

Holly Valance
6
Birthdate: May 11, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia

Born to a Serbian musician/model father and a British model mother, Holly Valance first gained fame as Felicity Scully in the Australian soap opera Neighbours. She later created a sensation in the world of pop, with hits such as Kiss Kiss. She now co-owns The Candy Foundation with her husband, Nick Candy.

 13 
Jason Donovan
(Actor, Singer)

Jason Donovan
3
Birthdate: June 1, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Malvern, Australia

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Dean Lewis
(Singer)

Dean Lewis
4
Birthdate: October 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Dean Lewis is an Australian singer and songwriter known for his 7× Platinum-certified single Waves and his 10× Platinum-certified single Be Alright. He released his debut studio album in March 2019. Over the years, he has won several awards, including three ARIA Music Awards and three APRA Awards. He has also received a couple of MTV Europe Music Award nominations.

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Jessica Origliasso
(Pop Singer and One Half of Pop Duo 'The Veronicas')

Jessica Origliasso
3
Birthdate: December 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Albany Creek, Australia

Australian singer-songwriter Jessica Origliasso is one-half of the Australian pop-duo The Veronicas that she formed with her identical twin sister, Lisa Origliasso. They rose to fame with platinum-certified studio-albums like The Secret Life of... and Hook Me Up, and singles like You Ruin Me. They have also acted in the television series Cybergirl and co-designed a fashion line for Target.    

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James Reid
(Singer-Songwriter)

James Reid
3
Birthdate: May 11, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: St Leonards, Australia

Filipino-Australian actor-singer James Reid had been a talented gymnast and swimmer in childhood. He is best known for pairing up with Nadine Lustre in projects such as Diary Ng Panget and On the Wings of Love. Though he and Nadine dated later, they broke hearts with their split in 2020.

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John Farnham
(Adult Contemporary Singer Known for His Solo Single ‘You’re the Voice')

John Farnham
4
Birthdate: July 1, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dagenham, Essex, England

British-Australian singer John Farnham was once a teen idol and is now regarded as one of the greatest artists from his country and known for chartbusting tracks such as You're the Voice. His album Whispering Jack was the first to sell more than a million copies in Australia alone.

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Ben Lee
(Award-winning singer, guitarist, and actor who sang "Cigarettes Will Kill You" and "Catchy My Disease.")

Ben Lee
3
Birthdate: September 11, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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Kate Ceberano
3
Birthdate: November 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

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Erica Packer
(Model, Singer, Ex-wife of James Packer)

Erica Packer
4
Birthdate: November 10, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gunnedah, New South Wales

Australian singer and model Erica Packer is best known as the second wife of billionaire business magnate James Packer. Known for her ARIA-charting hit I Spy, Erica later separated from James and got engaged to Cuban artist Enrique Martínez Celaya. She has also dated British singer Seal for a while.

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Sophie Monk
(Actress, Singer and a Member of the Girl Group 'Bardot')

Sophie Monk
1
Birthdate: December 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England

Born in London, Sophie Monk moved to Australia with her family at age 2. Initially a Marilyn Monroe impersonator at a Warner Bros. entertainment center, Sophie won Popstars Australia to be part of the pop band Bardot. She later won The Celebrity Apprentice and gained phenomenal success as a reality star.

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Ruel
(Singer-Songwriter Best Known for His Singles: ‘Dazed & Confused’, ‘Don't Tell Me’, ‘Younger’ and ‘Painkiller’)

Ruel
2
Birthdate: October 29, 2002
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Isleworth, London, England

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Conrad Sewell
3
Birthdate: March 31, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

 24 
Lisa Origliasso
(Singer, Songwriter)

Lisa Origliasso
4
Birthdate: December 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia

Lisa Origliasso is an Australian singer-songwriter best known for forming the popular pop duo The Veronicas along with her twin sister, Jessica. Origliasso is also known for her humanitarian efforts; in 2006, she joined the Wildlife Warriors Worldwide, an organization that aims at protecting animals and their natural environments.

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Betty Who
(Pop Singer Best Known for Her Singles ‘Somebody Loves You’ and ‘Heartbreak Dream')

Betty Who
3
Birthdate: October 5, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Betty Who is a singer-songwriter best known for her cover of Donna Lewis’ song I Love You Always Forever. Born in Australia, she moved to USA as a young girl to attend Interlochen Center for the Arts. She began her career as an independent artist and later signed with RCA Records. She is openly bisexual. 

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Ashton Irwin
(Drummer, Singer)

Ashton Irwin
2
Birthdate: July 7, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hornsby

Ashton Irwin is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter best known for his association with the famous pop-rock band, 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS). In 2020, he was adjudged the third-Best Rock Drummers In The World Right Now by the popular music website, MusicRadar. Over the years, Ashton Irwin has been vocal about his struggles with substance abuse and alcoholism.

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Marcia Hines
(Singer, Actress)

Marcia Hines
1
Birthdate: July 20, 1953
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Stevie Wright
(Musician)

Stevie Wright
3
Birthdate: December 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Died: December 27, 2015

Stevie Wright gained fame as part of the Australian band the Easybeats, which was compared to The Beatles and The Rolling Stones by fans. Best known for his chartbusting tracks such as Friday on My Mind, he slipped into heroin addiction later and tried electroconvulsive therapy, leading to mental health issues.

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Karise Eden
(Singer-songwriter who became the winner of the first series of The Voice Australia)

Karise Eden
2
Birthdate: July 11, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Gosford, Australia

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Tkay Maidza
(Singer-songwriter known for her 2014 songs 'U-huh' and 'Switch Lanes')

Tkay Maidza
1
Birthdate: December 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Harare, Zimbabwe

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Johnny O'Keefe
1
Birthdate: January 19, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bondi Junction, New South Wales, Australia
Died: October 6, 1978

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Havana Brown
(Singer, Musician)

Havana Brown
1
Birthdate: February 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

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Deni Hines
(Solo artist known for the single 'It's Alright')

Deni Hines
1
Birthdate: September 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

 34 
Kamahl
(Singer, Recording Artist.)

Kamahl
1
Birthdate: November 13, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Hatchie (Harriette Pilbeam)
3
Birthdate: November 13, 1934, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brisbane, Queensland

Hatchie is an Australian musician best known for her debut single Try, which gained her attention in Australia. Her debut studio album Keepsake, which was released on 21 June 2019, earned a nomination for the Australian Album of the Year at J Awards of 2019. In 2019, she was also nominated at the AIR Awards under the Breakthrough Independent Artist category.

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Alexa Curtis
(Singer)

Alexa Curtis
3
Birthdate: January 4, 2004
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gold Coast, Australia

 37 
Grant McLennan
(Singer-songwriter)

Grant McLennan
3
Birthdate: February 12, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rockhampton, Australia
Died: May 6, 2006

 38 
Renée Geyer
(Singer)

Renée Geyer
1
Birthdate: September 11, 1953
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

 39 
Damien Leith
(Singer-songwriter)

Damien Leith
3
Birthdate: January 18, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland

Damien Leith is an Irish-Australian singer and songwriter who achieved popularity after winning the fourth season of Australian Idol in 2006. Since winning the title, he has received one gold and seven platinum certifications by ARIA for his singles and albums. In 2007, Damien Leith received two nominations at the MTV Australia Video Music Awards.

 40 
Brian Cadd
(Singer-songwriter, Record producer)

Brian Cadd
1
Birthdate: November 29, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

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Mali-koa Hood
2
Birthdate: May 19, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sydney

Mali-koa Hood is an Australian singer-songwriter based in London. She participated in the singing competition series, The Voice Australia, in 2012. A few years later, she released her debut solo song that received over two million streams. Since then, she has put out several singles and one album. She also writes songs for other artists. 

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Katja Glieson
(Singer, Actress)

Katja Glieson
2
Birthdate: August 19, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria

Katja Glieson is an Australian-German recording artist from Melbourne. As a child, she struggled with shyness and bullying and found an outlet in music. She worked hard to build a career in music and first gained fame for playing 'Elsa' in a viral YouTube video Princess Rap Battle. She has since released many songs. 

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Ted Mulry
(Singer-songwriter, Musician)

Ted Mulry
1
Birthdate: September 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oldham, Lancashire, England
Died: September 1, 2001

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Angie Hart
(Singer)

Angie Hart
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Birthdate: March 8, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

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Darryl Cotton
(Singer, Television presenter)

Darryl Cotton
1
Birthdate: September 4, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Died: July 27, 2012

Darryl Cotton was an Australian singer, songwriter, actor, and television presenter. A founding member of a now-defunct rock group named Zoot, Cotton also had a successful solo career. After establishing himself as a singer-songwriter, he went on to appear in TV shows like The Young Doctors. Cotton is also credited with forming the popular rock band Burns Cotton & Morris.

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Ky Baldwin
(Singer, Actor, Dancer)

Ky Baldwin
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Birthdate: April 10, 2001
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales

 47 
Kevin Mitchell
(Singer-songwriter)

Kevin Mitchell
1
Birthdate: October 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

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William Shakespeare
18
Birthdate: November 19, 1948
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Died: October 5, 2010

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Chris Lanzon
(Pop Singer)

Chris Lanzon
0
Birthdate: July 24, 2000
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sydney

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Ethan Karpathy
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Birthdate: November 17, 2000
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia