Famous Jewish Singers Of All Time

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The one thing the whole world can collectively agree upon is probably music. Music is everywhere, in so many forms, from the chirping of birds to the cackling streams, music is omnipresent and eternal. It breaks through religious, racial and demographic barriers and is practiced by everyone. Many notable Jewish individuals have gone on to contributing to and conquering the world of music. Several famous Jews have taken the world by a storm with their astounding voices, incredible melodies and powerful words. From the iconic Billy Joel to the best-selling Neil Diamond, both of them were born into Jewish families. Even popular artists such as Adam Levine, Adam Lambert, David Lee Roth, Gene Simmons and P!nk descent from Jewish families. Keep reading this list to know more Jewish singers who enchanted the world with their music.
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 1 
Bob Dylan
(One of the Greatest Songwriters of All Time)
Bob Dylan
79
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 24, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Duluth, Minnesota, United States
 2 
Barbra Streisand
(One of the Few Performers Who Have Been Awarded an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony (EGOT))
Barbra Streisand
54
Birthdate: April 24, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
 3 
Pink
(Singer and Songwriter Known for Her Rock-Influenced Pop Songs, Distinctive Raspy Voice and Acrobatic Stage Presence)
Pink
72
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: September 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 4 
Neil Diamond
(Singer-songwriter Known for the Hit Song 'Sweet Caroline')
Neil Diamond
14
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 24, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 5 
Art Garfunkel
(Best Known for His Partnership with Paul Simon in the Folk Rock Duo 'Simon & Garfunkel')
Art Garfunkel
19
Birthdate: November 5, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Forest Hills, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 6 
David Lee Roth
(Singer, Musician)
David Lee Roth
11
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 10, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bloomington, Indiana, United States
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 7 
Adam Lambert
(Singer-Songwriter Known for His Dynamic Vocal Performances)
Adam Lambert
39
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 29, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 8 
Stephen Sondheim
(American composer)
Stephen Sondheim
33
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 22, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 26, 2021
 9 
Cass Elliot
(American Singer Who was a Member of the Folk-Rock Band 'The Mamas & the Papas')
Cass Elliot
18
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 19, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: July 29, 1974
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 10 
Troye Sivan
(Australian Singer-Songwriter, Actor and YouTuber)
Troye Sivan
54
Birthdate: June 5, 1995
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
 11 
Danielle Bregoli
95
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 26, 2003
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
 12 
Carly Simon
(Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Songs: ‘You're So Vain’, ‘Nobody Does It Better’ & ‘Let the River Run’)
Carly Simon
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 13 
Harry Connick Jr.
(American singer)
Harry Connick Jr.
6
Birthdate: September 11, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 14 
Adam Yauch
(Founding Member of the Hip Hop Group ‘Beastie Boys’)
Adam Yauch
12
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 5, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 4, 2012
 15 
Donald Fagen
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist)
Donald Fagen
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 10, 1948
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 16 
Serge Gainsbourg
(One of the World's Most Influential Pop Musicians)
Serge Gainsbourg
9
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 2, 1928
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: March 2, 1991
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 17 
Michael Bolton
(Member of the Rock Band 'Blackjack' Who Became Known for His Series of 'Pop Rock Ballads')
Michael Bolton
16
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 26, 1953
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 18 
Susanna Hoffs
(Singer-songwriter best known as a co-founder of the Bangles)
Susanna Hoffs
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 17, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 19 
Dinah Shore
(Singer and Actress Who was the Top Charting Female Vocalist of the 1940s)
Dinah Shore
8
Birthdate: February 29, 1916
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Winchester, Tennessee, United States
Died: February 24, 1994
 20 
Jess Glynne
(English Singer Best Known for Her Singles: ‘Hold My Hand’ and ‘Don't Be So Hard on Yourself)
Jess Glynne
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 21 
Corey Hart
(Pop Singer Known for His Hit Singles 'Sunglasses at Night' and 'Never Surrender')
Corey Hart
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 22 
Rachel Platten
(Singer-songwriter)
Rachel Platten
24
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 20, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 23 
Richard Marx
(Singer-songwriter)
Richard Marx
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 24 
Joey Ramone
(Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones)
Joey Ramone
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 19, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Forest Hills, New York, United States
Died: April 15, 2001
 25 
Leslie West
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)
Leslie West
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 22, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 26 
Keren Peles
(Singer)
Keren Peles
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 11, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Yavne'el, Israel
 27 
Mike Bloomfield
(singer, musician, guitarist, pianist)
Mike Bloomfield
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 28, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: February 15, 1981
 28 
Lisa Loeb
(American singer-songwriter)
Lisa Loeb
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 11, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bethesda, Maryland, United States
 29 
Domino Kirke
(Pop Singer & Co-founder of the Indie Pop Band, 'Domino')
Domino Kirke
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 17, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 30 
David Draiman
(Singer-songwriter best known as the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Disturbed since 1996)
David Draiman
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 13, 1973
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 31 
Irving Berlin
(Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter, Screenwriter, Film score composer)
Irving Berlin
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 11, 1888
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tyumen
Died: September 22, 1989
 32 
Jim Steinman
(Composer)
Jim Steinman
5
Birthdate: November 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 33 
Ezra Koenig
(Lead Vocalist, Guitarist, & Main Songwriter for The New York-Based Band 'Vampire Weekend')
Ezra Koenig
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 8, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 34 
Janis Ian
(Singer, Songwriter, Musician & Author)
Janis Ian
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 7, 1951
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Farmingdale, New Jersey, United States
 35 
Tony Levin
(Bassist, Blogger, Jazz musician)
Tony Levin
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
 36 
Carrie Brownstein
(Singer, Guitarist, Actor, Writer, Musician, Blogger, Television actor)
Carrie Brownstein
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 27, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seattle
 37 
Barry Mann
(Singer, Composer, Songwriter, Pianist)
Barry Mann
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 9, 1939
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
 38 
Peter Yarrow
(Singer-songwriter who found fame with the 1960s folk music trio Peter, Paul and Mary)
Peter Yarrow
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 31, 1938
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 39 
Barbara
(Singer)
Barbara
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 9, 1930
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 24, 1997
 40 
Shyne
(Musician)
Shyne
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 8, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belize City, Belize
 41 
Norman Greenbaum
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 20, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Malden, Massachusetts, USA
 42 
Rebecca Pidgeon
(Actress and Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Film ‘Homicide’ and Album ‘Behind the Velvet Curtain’)
Rebecca Pidgeon
1
Birthdate: October 10, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
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 43 
Carmit Bachar
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 4, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 44 
Peter Wolf
(Musician)
Peter Wolf
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 7, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
 45 
Brooks Wackerman
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 15, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: United States of America
 46 
Jean-Jacques Goldman
(French Singer-Songwriter and Music Record Producer)
Jean-Jacques Goldman
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 11, 1951
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
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 47 
Johnny Clegg
(South African Singer-Songwriter and Musician )
Johnny Clegg
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 7, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Died: July 16, 2019
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 48 
Jeff Barry
(Singer, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Record producer)
Jeff Barry
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 3, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 49 
Samantha Ronson
(Singer-Songwriter and DJ Who Became Known for the Song ‘Pull My Hair Out')
Samantha Ronson
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 7, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
 50 
Sophie Simmons
(Singer, TV Personality and Daughter of Musician Gene Simmons)
Sophie Simmons
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 7, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)