Classical Singers

A classical singer may be referred to any kind of a singer who is involved in the singing of traditional form or art music that has very strong roots in the old-style and historic style of music. Classical music may be inspired by ancient literature, history or even may be spiritual or religious texts in certain cases. The type of classical music is varied and differs from country to country. The nation specific types of classical music include American classical music, Indian classical music, French classical music, Iranian classical music, Ottoman classical music and many more. Classical music as a specific term did not came into existence until the 19th century. However, many of the instruments that were used in order to compose clasiio9cal music were invented before the 19th century. One of the main characteristics of classical music is its ability to produce some of the worlds finest forms of instrumental music like symphony, opera, sonata and symphonic poem among many others in this genre.in the 21st century, classical music is considered as one the many art forms that is timeless. With this collection of biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history, learn more about the world’s most famous classical singers.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean
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Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: February 28, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

Jason Aldean is an American singer and songwriter known for his work in the country music genre. One of the most decorated male country music singers of his generation, Aldean has many platinum-certified albums under his belt. Also a philanthropist, Aldean has raised nearly $4 million for cancer research and continues to work towards raising awareness about breast cancer research.

 2 Adnan Sami

Adnan Sami
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 15, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Canadian, Indian, Pakistani, British

 3 Rajkumar

Rajkumar
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 24, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Indian
Died: April 12, 2006

 4 Udit Narayan

Udit Narayan
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Famous As: Playback Singer
Birthdate: December 1, 1955
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Indian, Nepalese

 5 Dimash Kudaibergen

Dimash Kudaibergen
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 24, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Kazakh

 6 Manju Warrier

Manju Warrier
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 10, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Indian
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 7 Monali Thakur

Monali Thakur
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Indian
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 8 Katherine Jenkins

Katherine Jenkins
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 29, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Welsh
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 9 Edward Woodward

Edward Woodward
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Died: November 16, 2009

Edward Woodward was an English singer and actor. After starting his career as a stage actor, Woodward achieved popularity in 1967 when he started playing the title role in the popular television series Callan, for which he won the British Academy Television Award in 1970. In 1986, he won the Golden Globe Award for his performance in the movie The Equalizer.

 10 M. S. Subbulakshmi

M. S. Subbulakshmi
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Famous As: Carnatic Musician
Birthdate: September 16, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Indian
Died: December 11, 2004

 11 Noor Jehan

Noor Jehan
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Famous As: Singer and Actress
Birthdate: September 21, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Pakistani
Died: December 23, 2000

Noor Jehan was a Pakistani actress and playback singer. In a career spanning over 60 years, she is estimated to have sung around 20,000 songs. One of the most important Pakistani singers of all time, Noor Jehan is also widely regarded as one of the most influential and greatest South Asian singers of all time.

 12 Kathleen Ferrier

Kathleen Ferrier
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 22, 1912
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British
Died: October 8, 1953
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 13 Amira Willighagen

Amira Willighagen
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 27, 2004
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Dutch

 14 Bhimsen Joshi

Bhimsen Joshi
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Famous As: Hindustani Classical Vocalist
Birthdate: February 4, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Indian
Died: February 24, 2011
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 15 Kumar Gandharva

Kumar Gandharva
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Famous As: Hindustani classical singer
Birthdate: April 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Indian
Died: January 12, 1992

 16 Mohammed Abdel Wahab

Mohammed Abdel Wahab
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 13, 1902
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Egyptian
Died: May 4, 1991
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 17 Dolores Gray

Dolores Gray
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 7, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: June 26, 2002

 18 Gangubai Hangal

Gangubai Hangal
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 5, 1913
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Indian
Died: July 21, 2009
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 19 Iqbal Bano

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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 1935 AD
Nationality: Pakistani
Died: April 21, 2009

 20 Dorival Caymmi

Dorival Caymmi
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: April 30, 1914
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Brazilian
Died: August 16, 2008
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 21 Shobha Gurtu

Shobha Gurtu
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 8, 1925
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Indian
Died: September 27, 2004

 22 Marzieh

Marzieh
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 22, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Iranian
Died: October 13, 2010

 23 Ruth Fernández

Ruth Fernández
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Famous As: Contralto
Birthdate: May 23, 1919
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Puerto Rican
Died: January 9, 2012

 24 Terpander

Terpander
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 0712 AD
Nationality: Greek
Died: 0645 AD
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 25 Evelyn Lear

Evelyn Lear
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Famous As: Operatic Soprano
Birthdate: January 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: July 1, 2012

 26 Tanja Carovska

Tanja Carovska
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 19, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Macedonian
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 27 Ross Barbour

Ross Barbour
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 31, 1928
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: August 20, 2011

 28 Ramón Vinay

Ramón Vinay
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Famous As: Operatic Tenor
Birthdate: August 31, 1911
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Chilean
Died: January 4, 1996

 29 Giovanni Matteo Mario

Giovanni Matteo Mario
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Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: October 18, 1810
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Italian
Died: December 11, 1883

 30 Aminuddin Dagar

Aminuddin Dagar
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 20, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Indian
Died: December 28, 2000

 31 Emma Nevada

Emma Nevada
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Famous As: Operatic Soprano
Birthdate: February 7, 1859
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: June 20, 1940

 32 Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins
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Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: July 19, 1868
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: November 26, 1944

Florence Foster Jenkins was an American socialite who was often ridiculed and mocked for her poor singing ability, which in turn made her popular. Known as the world's worst opera singer, Jenkins became a musical cult-figure in New York City due to her technical incompetence as an amateur soprano. Her life inspired several plays and films, including Florence Foster Jenkins.

 33 Anna Renzi

Anna Renzi
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Famous As: Soprano
Birthdate: 1620 AD
Nationality: Italian
Died: 1660 AD

 34 Enrico Tamberlik

Enrico Tamberlik
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Famous As: Tenor
Birthdate: March 16, 1820
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Italian
Died: March 15, 1889

 35 Anton Raaff

Anton Raaff
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Famous As: Tenor
Birthdate: May 6, 1714
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: German
Died: May 28, 1797

 36 Emil Devrient

Emil Devrient
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 4, 1803
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: German
Died: August 7, 1872

 37 Lianne Morgan

Lianne Morgan
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 15, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British

 38 Ahlam

Ahlam
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Emirati

 39 Nexhmije Pagarusha

Nexhmije Pagarusha
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Famous As: Vocalist
Birthdate: May 7, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Kosovar
Died: February 7, 2020

 40 Georg Ots

Georg Ots
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 21, 1920
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Estonian
Died: September 5, 1975

 41 Olavi Virta

Olavi Virta
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 27, 1915
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Finnish
Died: July 14, 1972

 42 Hamlet Gonashvili

Hamlet Gonashvili
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 20, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Georgian
Died: July 25, 1985

 43 Zeynab Khanlarova

Zeynab Khanlarova
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 28, 1936
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Azerbaijani

 44 Miriam Gauci

Miriam Gauci
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 3, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Maltese
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