List of famous jazz singers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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Jazz singers are musicians who compose and sing jazz music, a genre dating back to early 1800s. Jazz singers are often composers also and play instruments and compose songs and albums for the music lovers. A jazz singer is often associated with other forms of music like blues, reggae and ragtime. Jazz singers often form a band with other members playing instruments like guitar, piano etc. Jazz singers travel a lot of places across the globe to play for their fans. Like many other musicians Jazz singers offer their audiences a different world to unwind and let go. This genre of music has survived for a century now and is still as famous as ever. Jazz singers have now modernized their music and there are new forms like acid jazz which include modern elements like synthesizer, whereas Jazzcore is for heavy metal lovers and Punk jazz combines with punk rock music. However, the jazz music is still popular for its inherent charm and the singers are working hard to keep the tradition alive. From Miles Davis to Wynton Marsalis, there have been eminent jazz singers around the world who have redefined the art time and again. To discover more about famous Jazz singers enter this space and read their biographies which include their life histories, interesting facts and trivia.

Diana Ross Diana Ross
American

Paul Albert Anka Paul Anka
Canadian, American

Tom Waits Tom Waits
American

Nina Simone Nina Simone
American

Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt
American

Jeff Healey Jeff Healey
Canadian
Lena Horne Lena Horne
American

Jason Mraz Jason Mraz
American

Chet Baker Chet Baker
American
Gwen Verdon Gwen Verdon
American

Diana Krall Diana Krall
Canadian

Della Reese Della Reese
American

Pat Metheny Pat Metheny
American

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Jo Stafford Jo Stafford
American

Jack Jones Jack Jones
American

K. D. Lang K. D. Lang
Canadian

Harry Connick Jr.Harry Connick Jr.
American

Adnan SamiAdnan Sami
Canadian, Indian, Pakistani, British
Rory GallagherRory Gallagher
Irish

Boz ScaggsBoz Scaggs
American
El DeBargeEl DeBarge
American

Paloma FaithPaloma Faith
British

Linda PurlLinda Purl
American
Macy GrayMacy Gray
American

Bobby WomackBobby Womack
American
Sister Rosetta TharpeSister Rosetta Tharpe
American

Rickie Lee JonesRickie Lee Jones
American

Deana MartinDeana Martin
American

Laura NyroLaura Nyro
American

Tony HadleyTony Hadley
British
Phyllis HymanPhyllis Hyman
American

Al MartinoAl Martino
American

George DukeGeorge Duke
American

Sylvia SymsSylvia Syms
American
Al Di MeolaAl Di Meola
American
Phoebe SnowPhoebe Snow
American

Frankie LaineFrankie Laine
American

Kate SmithKate Smith
American

Olu DaraOlu Dara
American
Narada Michael WaldenNarada Michael Walden
American

Roy AyersRoy Ayers
American
June PointerJune Pointer
American

Hazel ScottHazel Scott
Trinidadian, American

Meshell NdegeocelloMeshell Ndegeocello
German, American
Sophie TuckerSophie Tucker
Ukrainian, American, Russian

Renee OlsteadRenee Olstead
American
Blossom DearieBlossom Dearie
American

AṣaAṣa
French, Nigerian

Ruth BrownRuth Brown
American
Big Joe TurnerBig Joe Turner
American

Valarie PettifordValarie Pettiford
American
Bob CrosbyBob Crosby
American

Jimmy ScottJimmy Scott
American

Teresa BrewerTeresa Brewer
American

Carmen McRaeCarmen McRae
American
Betty CarterBetty Carter
American

Harry Connick, Jr.Harry Connick, Jr.
American

Stacey KentStacey Kent
American

Sade AduSade Adu
Nigerian, British

Dolores GrayDolores Gray
American
Kenny RankinKenny Rankin
American

Jack TeagardenJack Teagarden
American
Achinoam NiniAchinoam Nini
Israeli

Tex BenekeTex Beneke
American

Mildred BaileyMildred Bailey
American
Chris ConnorChris Connor
American

Tim HauserTim Hauser
American
Al HibblerAl Hibbler
American

Jimmy RushingJimmy Rushing
American
Thelma CarpenterThelma Carpenter
American

Susannah McCorkleSusannah McCorkle
American

Ella Mae MorseElla Mae Morse
American
Patricia BarberPatricia Barber
American

Gloria LynneGloria Lynne
American
Doc CheathamDoc Cheatham
American