List of famous jazz musicians who have made significant contribution to the field of Jazz music.

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Throughout history, there have been many Jazz musicians, who have made significant contribution to the field of Jazz music. The list includes many familiar and great Jazz musicians such as Quincy Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Willie Nelson, Phil Collins and Louis Armstrong.

Gwen Verdon Gwen Verdon
American
Tom Waits Tom Waits
American

Miles Davis Miles Davis
American

Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt
American

Chaka Khan Chaka Khan
American

Kenny G Kenny G
American

Chet Baker Chet Baker
American

Neal Peart Neil Peart
Canadian

Herb Alpert Herb Alpert
American

Cindy Vela Cindy Vela
American

Cindy Breakspeare Cindy Breakspeare
Canadian, Jamaican

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Sting Sting
British

Amy WinehouseAmy Winehouse
British

Ginger BakerGinger Baker
British

Norah JonesNorah Jones
American
Don ShirleyDon Shirley
Jamaican, American
Jack BruceJack Bruce
British

Danny CareyDanny Carey
American

Fiona AppleFiona Apple
American

Kyle EastwoodKyle Eastwood
American
Bobby DarinBobby Darin
American

BucketheadBuckethead
American

Al GreenAl Green
American

Herbie HancockHerbie Hancock
American

Eva CassidyEva Cassidy
American
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American

Glenn MillerGlenn Miller
American
Julie LondonJulie London
American

Buddy RichBuddy Rich
American

Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
Swedish
Donald FagenDonald Fagen
American

Lea DeLariaLea DeLaria
American
Jill ScottJill Scott
American

Tim BuckleyTim Buckley
American

Martin KempMartin Kemp
British

Jaco PastoriusJaco Pastorius
American

Dr. JohnDr. John
American
Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
American

George BensonGeorge Benson
American

Rachael MacFarlaneRachael MacFarlane
American

Walter BeckerWalter Becker
American
Tevin CampbellTevin Campbell
American

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Les PaulLes Paul
American

Chick CoreaChick Corea
American

Neal SchonNeal Schon
American
Frank MorganFrank Morgan
American

Phil HarrisPhil Harris
American
Michael McCaryMichael McCary
American

Mel TorméMel Tormé
American

John DensmoreJohn Densmore
American
Corinne Bailey RaeCorinne Bailey Rae
British

Al JarreauAl Jarreau
American
Gary KempGary Kemp
British

MadlibMadlib
American

Stan GetzStan Getz
American

Eumir DeodatoEumir Deodato
Brazilian
Chuck MangioneChuck Mangione
American
Montell JordanMontell Jordan
American

Tito PuenteTito Puente
American

Tina ArenaTina Arena
Australian

Don NelsonDon Nelson
American
Pino PalladinoPino Palladino
British

Judith DurhamJudith Durham
Australian

David PaichDavid Paich
American

Tommy EmmanuelTommy Emmanuel
Australian

Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
American
Doc SeverinsenDoc Severinsen
American

João GilbertoJoão Gilberto
Brazilian
Jamie CullumJamie Cullum
British

Steve GaddSteve Gadd
American
Tommy BolinTommy Bolin
American
Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
American