The fact that language is widely spoken across the world, the style of rendition has also made English songs extremely popular all across the globe. Although the United States has produced many talented singers, the talent of singers from Britain is worth a mention. Amongst the winners of laurels like the ‘Grammy’ in the past, many have belonged to Britain alone. Singers of English descent have proved their mettle through their rendition of songs belonging to different genres such as Blues, Rock and Jazz. Two of the most respected singers belonging to Britain are John Lennon, member of the famous band ‘The Beatles’ and Eric Clapton. While John Lennon created sensation with his songs such as ‘Working Class Hero’ and ‘Give Peace a chance’, Clapton’s songs like ‘Wonderful Tonight’ are considered to be one of the world’s best pieces of music. Today, the nation has been encouraging many aspiring singers through reality TV shows such as ‘Britain’s Got Talent’. This is a collection of biographies of famous singers hailing from Britain. Read on and learn everything about their timelines, life stories, and interesting trivia & facts related to their lives.
Elton JohnElton John
25 March 1947
Singer
Dua LipaDua Lipa
22 August 1995
Singer-songwriter

Freddie MercuryFreddie Mercury
05 September 1946
Singer-songwriter

David BowieDavid Bowie
08 January 1947
Singer

Zayn MalikZayn Malik
12 January 1993
Singer

John LennonJohn Lennon
09 October 1940
Co-founder of 'The Beatles'
Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18 June 1942
Singer-songwriter

Harry StylesHarry Styles
01 February 1994
Singer

AdeleAdele
05 May 1988
Singer-songwriter
Chris MartinChris Martin
02 March 1977
Singer-Songwriter

Naomi ScottNaomi Scott
06 May 1993
Actress
George HarrisonGeorge Harrison
25 February 1943
Musician

Mick JaggerMick Jagger
26 July 1943
Singer

George MichaelGeorge Michael
25 June 1963
Singer

Ed SheeranEd Sheeran
17 February 1991
Singer

Ozzy OsbourneOzzy Osbourne
03 December 1948
 
Julie AndrewsJulie Andrews
01 October 1935
Actress

Honor BlackmanHonor Blackman
22 August 1925
Actress

Bernie TaupinBernie Taupin
22 May 1950
Lyricist & Singer

Cat StevensCat Stevens
21 July 1948
Singer-songwriter
Phil CollinsPhil Collins
30 January 1951
Drummer

Sam Smith Sam Smith
19 May 1992
Singer-songwriter
Lewis CapaldiLewis Capaldi
07 October 1996
Singer

Keith RichardsKeith Richards
18 December 1943
Musician

Tim CurryTim Curry
19 April 1946
 
Mark RonsonMark Ronson
04 September 1975
Musician

Rod StewartRod Stewart
10 January 1945
Singer-songwriter
Olivia Newton-JohnOlivia Newton-John
26 September 1948
Singer, Actress

Robert PlantRobert Plant
20 August 1948
Singer

Boy GeorgeBoy George
14 June 1961
Singer-songwriter
Cass ElliotCass Elliot
19 September 1941
Singer

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Van MorrisonVan Morrison
31 August 1945
Singer
Sarah BrightmanSarah Brightman
14 August 1960
Soprano

Syd BarrettSyd Barrett
06 January 1946
Singer-songwriter

Peter GabrielPeter Gabriel
13 February 1950
 

Louis TomlinsonLouis Tomlinson
24 December 1991
Singer
Liam PayneLiam Payne
29 August 1993
Singer, Songwriter
Victoria BeckhamVictoria Beckham
17 April 1974
Singer, Businesswoman, Model, Fashion Designer

Kate BushKate Bush
30 July 1958
 

Robbie WilliamsRobbie Williams
13 February 1974
 

Maurice GibbMaurice Gibb
22 December 1949
Singer-songwriter
Liam GallagherLiam Gallagher
21 September 1972
Singer

Robin GibbRobin Gibb
22 December 1949
Singer

MorrisseyMorrissey
22 May 1959
Actor

Jessie JJessie J
27 March 1988
Singer-Songwriter

Rick AstleyRick Astley
06 February 1966
Singer
Elvis CostelloElvis Costello
25 August 1954
 

Ellie GouldingEllie Goulding
30 December 1986
Singer-Songwriter
Geri HalliwellGeri Halliwell
06 August 1972
Singer

Gavin RossdaleGavin Rossdale
30 October 1965
 

21 Savage21 Savage
22 October 1992
Hip-hop artist
Steve-OSteve-O
13 June 1974
Actor

Cliff RichardCliff Richard
14 October 1940
Singer
Marianne FaithfullMarianne Faithfull
29 December 1946
Singer

James BluntJames Blunt
22 February 1974
 

Joe CockerJoe Cocker
20 May 1944
Singer & Musician

Bon ScottBon Scott
09 July 1946
 

Ella MaiElla Mai
03 November 1994
Singer
StormzyStormzy
26 July 1993
Rapper

Brian JohnsonBrian Johnson
05 October 1947
Singer, Musician

Jeff LynneJeff Lynne
30 December 1947
Singer-songwriter, Record producer

Thom YorkeThom Yorke
07 October 1968
Singer, Musician, Songwriter
Calum ScottCalum Scott
12 October 1988
Singer, songwriter

Susan BoyleSusan Boyle
01 April 1961
Singer
Bill WymanBill Wyman
24 October 1936
Musician and Singer

Gary BarlowGary Barlow
20 January 1971
Singer

Leona LewisLeona Lewis
03 April 1985
Singer-Songwriter
Samantha FoxSamantha Fox
15 April 1966
Singer-songwriter

James RightonJames Righton
25 August 1983
Musician
Peter AndrePeter Andre
27 February 1973
Singer, songwriter, television presenter

Charlotte GainsbourgCharlotte Gainsbourg
21 July 1971
Actress

Joe StrummerJoe Strummer
21 August 1952
Singer, Guitarist
Alex TurnerAlex Turner
06 January 1986
Rock Singer

Bruce ForsythBruce Forsyth
22 February 1928
Television presenter, Actor, Comedian, Singer
Roger DaltreyRoger Daltrey
01 March 1944
Singer

Antonia ThomasAntonia Thomas
03 November 1986
Actress

Phil LynottPhil Lynott
20 August 1949
Singer

Natalia TenaNatalia Tena
01 November 1984
Actress
Florence WelchFlorence Welch
28 August 1986
Musician
Jim SturgessJim Sturgess
16 May 1978
Actor

Eric IdleEric Idle
29 March 1943
Comedian

SkeptaSkepta
19 September 1982
Rapper

Cilla BlackCilla Black
27 May 1943
Singer
Keith FlintKeith Flint
17 September 1969
Vocalist

Jorja SmithJorja Smith
11 June 1997
Singer

Mick TaylorMick Taylor
17 January 1949
Musician

Paul WellerPaul Weller
25 May 1958
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

John EntwistleJohn Entwistle
09 October 1944
Guitarist
David CoverdaleDavid Coverdale
22 September 1951
Singer, Musician

George EzraGeorge Ezra
07 June 1993
Singer-Songwriter
Olly MursOlly Murs
14 May 1984
Choreographer, Composer, Singer, Musician,

Joss StoneJoss Stone
11 April 1987
Soul Singer-songwriter
Jade ThirlwallJade Thirlwall
26 December 1992
Pop Singer
Billy OceanBilly Ocean
21 January 1950
Recording Artist