Famous Capricorn Jazz Singers

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 1 Sade Adu

Sade Adu.
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: January 16, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ibadan, Nigeria

Nigerian-British singer Helen Folasade Adu, or Sade Adu, often blends Afro-Cuban tunes with soul and smooth jazz in her music. The Grammy Award winner had initially studied fashion designing and been a model. The founder of the band Sade, she has released iconic tracks such as No Ordinary Love.

 2 Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt.
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 17, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: North, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 25, 2008

Eartha Kitt was an American actress, comedian, dancer, and singer-songwriter. Renowned for her distinctive singing style, Kitt recorded several chartbusting songs during the 1950s. Also a well-known activist, Eartha Kitt established a non-profit organization called the Kittsville Youth Foundation, which helped underprivileged youths in Los Angeles. She was also an ardent advocate for same-sex marriage and LGBT rights.

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 3 Chet Baker

Chet Baker.
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Famous As: Jazz Trumpeter
Birthdate: December 23, 1929
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yale, Oklahoma
Died: May 13, 1988

Chet Baker was an American vocalist and jazz trumpeter. He achieved recognition during the 1950s and his innovations within cool jazz, a style of modern jazz music, earned him the nickname prince of cool. However, his drug addiction overshadowed much of his professional achievements. His life and work inspired the 2015 drama film Born to Be Blue.

 4 Sunny Ozell

Sunny Ozell.
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: December 23, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, U.S.

 5 Gwen Verdon

Gwen Verdon.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Culver City, California, United States
Died: October 18, 2000

Four-time Tony-winning actor Gwen Verdon is remembered for her SAG-nominated performance in Marvin’s Room. She was known for her signature red hair and her love for cats. She was nominated for Emmys for the series Magnum, P.I., Dream On, and Homicide: Life on the Street. She inspired the series Fosse/Verdon.

 6 Cab Calloway

Cab Calloway.
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 25, 1907
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: November 18, 1994

Jazz singer and dancer, Cab Calloway, was a famous vocalist of the swing era.  From the early 1930s to the late 1940s, he led a very popular band that included musicians like  Dizzy Gillespie, Jonah Jones, and Adolphus "Doc" Cheatham. A man of color, he became the first African-American musician to sell a million records from a single song.

 7 Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin.
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
Died: October 4, 1970

Best known for her powerful mezzo-soprano voice, Janis Joplin was one of the most successful rock stars of her era. Before dying at the age of 27, she achieved so much that Rolling Stone magazine included her in its 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list in 2004 and 100 Greatest Singers of All Time list in 2008.

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 8 Salvador Sobral

Salvador Sobral
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal

 9 Jack Jones

Jack Jones.
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hollywood, California, United States

 10 Sophie Tucker

Sophie Tucker
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 13, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tul'chyn, Ukraine
Died: February 9, 1966

 11 Olu Dara

Olu Dara
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Famous As: cornetist
Birthdate: January 12, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Natchez, Mississippi, USA

 12 Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 12, 1928
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Virginia, U.S.
Died: November 17, 2006

 13 Thelma Carpenter

Thelma Carpenter
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 15, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 14, 1997

 14 Susannah McCorkle

Susannah McCorkle
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 1, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
Died: May 19, 2001

 15 China Moses

China Moses
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 9, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 16 Alain Mion

Alain Mion
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Famous As: Pianist
Birthdate: January 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco

 17 Andrzej Zaucha

Andrzej Zaucha
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
Died: October 10, 1991

 18 Anna Mjöll

Anna Mjöll
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 7, 1970
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Reykjavík, Iceland

 19 Ross Barbour

Ross Barbour
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 31, 1928
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Columbus, Indiana, United States
Died: August 20, 2011