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

More From Jazz Musicians
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.

Amy WinehouseAmy Winehouse
(British)
Eartha KittEartha Kitt
(American)

Norah JonesNorah Jones
(American)
Bobby DarinBobby Darin
(American)
Kyle EastwoodKyle Eastwood
(American)

BucketheadBuckethead
(American)
Esperanza SpaldingEsperanza Spalding
(American)
Jill ScottJill Scott
(American)

Fiona AppleFiona Apple
(American)
Ginger BakerGinger Baker
(British)
Eva CassidyEva Cassidy
(American)

Al GreenAl Green
(American)
Don CherryDon Cherry
(American)
Herbie HancockHerbie Hancock
(American)

Glenn MillerGlenn Miller
(American)
Martin KempMartin Kemp
(British)
Jamie CullumJamie Cullum
(British)

Jaco PastoriusJaco Pastorius
(American)
Tevin CampbellTevin Campbell
(American)
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
(American)

Mel TorméMel Tormé
(American)
Jack BruceJack Bruce
(British)
Julie LondonJulie London
(American)

André PrevinAndré Previn
(German,American)
Rachael MacFarlaneRachael MacFarlane
(American)
Al JarreauAl Jarreau
(American)

Donald FagenDonald Fagen
(American)
George BensonGeorge Benson
(American)
Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
(American)

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
(American)
Les PaulLes Paul
(American)
Chick CoreaChick Corea
(American)

Neal SchonNeal Schon
(American)
Gary KempGary Kemp
(British)
Dr. JohnDr. John
(American)

Walter BeckerWalter Becker
(American)
Ralph TresvantRalph Tresvant
(American)
Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
(American)

Corinne Bailey RaeCorinne Bailey Rae
(British)
Leon RedboneLeon Redbone
(Canadian)
Bobby CaldwellBobby Caldwell
(American)

Tim BuckleyTim Buckley
(American)
Judith DurhamJudith Durham
(Australian)
Lea DeLariaLea DeLaria
(American)

Michael McCaryMichael McCary
(American)
MadlibMadlib
(American)
Ray QuinnRay Quinn
(British)

Stan GetzStan Getz
(American)
Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
(American)
Tommy EmmanuelTommy Emmanuel
(Australian)

Tito PuenteTito Puente
(American)
Keith JarrettKeith Jarrett
(American)
Paco de LucíaPaco de Lucía
(Spanish)

Kate HigginsKate Higgins
(American)
Yehudi MenuhinYehudi Menuhin
(Swiss,British,American)
Caro EmeraldCaro Emerald

Danny CareyDanny Carey
(American)
Pino PalladinoPino Palladino
(British)
Montell JordanMontell Jordan
(American)

Chris BottiChris Botti
(American)
Hugh MasekelaHugh Masekela
(South African)
Bix BeiderbeckeBix Beiderbecke
(American)

Kiri Te KanawaKiri Te Kanawa
(New Zealander)
Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
(American)
Omar Rodríguez-LópezOmar Rodríguez-López
(Puerto Rican,American)

Tommy BolinTommy Bolin
(American)
Tina ArenaTina Arena
(Australian)
Tony LevinTony Levin
(American)

Bobby TroupBobby Troup
(American)
Guthrie GovanGuthrie Govan
(British)
Candy DulferCandy Dulfer