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.

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Amy WinehouseAmy Winehouse
(British)

Norah JonesNorah Jones
(American)
Eartha KittEartha Kitt
(American)
Hugh MasekelaHugh Masekela
(South African)

Bobby DarinBobby Darin
(American)
BucketheadBuckethead
(American)
Al GreenAl Green
(American)

Don CherryDon Cherry
(American)
Fiona AppleFiona Apple
(American)
Herbie HancockHerbie Hancock
(American)

Kyle EastwoodKyle Eastwood
(American)
Glenn MillerGlenn Miller
(American)
Eva CassidyEva Cassidy
(American)

Ginger BakerGinger Baker
(British)
Rachael MacFarlaneRachael MacFarlane
(American)
Martin KempMartin Kemp
(British)

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Judith DurhamJudith Durham
(Australian)
George BensonGeorge Benson
(American)
Jack BruceJack Bruce
(British)

Romano MussoliniRomano Mussolini
(Italian)
Donald FagenDonald Fagen
(American)
Jaco PastoriusJaco Pastorius
(American)

Julie LondonJulie London
(American)
Esperanza SpaldingEsperanza Spalding
(American)
Jill ScottJill Scott
(American)

Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
(American)
Tevin CampbellTevin Campbell
(American)
Neal SchonNeal Schon
(American)

Les PaulLes Paul
(American)
Chick CoreaChick Corea
(American)
Walter BeckerWalter Becker
(American)

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
(American)
Tim BuckleyTim Buckley
(American)
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
(American)

Dr. JohnDr. John
(American)
Gary KempGary Kemp
(British)
Al JarreauAl Jarreau
(American)

Michel LegrandMichel Legrand
(French)
Ahmed BestAhmed Best
(American)
Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
(American)

Peter ErskinePeter Erskine
(American)
MadlibMadlib
(American)
Corinne Bailey RaeCorinne Bailey Rae
(British)

Mel TorméMel Tormé
(American)
Stan GetzStan Getz
(American)
Ralph TresvantRalph Tresvant
(American)

Tito PuenteTito Puente
(American)
Michael McCaryMichael McCary
(American)
Xavier CugatXavier Cugat
(Cuban,Spanish)

Montell JordanMontell Jordan
(American)
Danny CareyDanny Carey
(American)
Keith JarrettKeith Jarrett
(American)

Lea DeLariaLea DeLaria
(American)
Tommy EmmanuelTommy Emmanuel
(Australian)
Jamie CullumJamie Cullum
(British)

Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
(American)
Pino PalladinoPino Palladino
(British)
Ray QuinnRay Quinn
(British)

Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
(American)
Bobby CaldwellBobby Caldwell
(American)
Yehudi MenuhinYehudi Menuhin
(Swiss,British,American)

Antônio Carlos JobimAntônio Carlos Jobim
(Brazilian)
Astrud GilbertoAstrud Gilberto
(Brazilian)
Tommy BolinTommy Bolin
(American)

Steve GaddSteve Gadd
(American)
Paco de LucíaPaco de Lucía
(Spanish)
Omar Rodríguez-LópezOmar Rodríguez-López
(Puerto Rican,American)

Ethel WatersEthel Waters
(American)
Tina ArenaTina Arena
(Australian)
Bobby TroupBobby Troup
(American)