A comprehensive directory of world's most famous musicians.

A musician is a person who plays one or many musical instrument and is also referred to as an instrumentalist. History has given us some really notable music composers and performers the likes of which include names of people like Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Sebastian Bach and Ludwig Van Beethoven. Just like everything else, music too evolved through the ages to churn out various genres. The most noticeable evolution took place in the last 50 years. There was the Rock ‘N Roll era, which preceded the music of the 1980’s. Music underwent yet another slight change and evolved into the music of the 1990’s which was followed by pop music, house, club, trans and many others. To say that the hall of fame is reserved only for the classical musicians would be folly because even the new age music has given us people who have become legends in their own right. We have seen guitarists like Jimmy Hendrix and Jimmy Page (of Led Zepplin), drummers like Mike Portnoy (of the band Dream Theater) and John Bonham (from Led Zeppelin) and even disk jockeys like David Guetta, Swedish House Mafia, and DJ Tiesto. All of them have led very interesting live which deserves a read through. Therefore without further ado, here are the biographies of these famous men and women, along with a few details about their life stories, timelines, trivia, including information about their personal and professional lives.

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Avicii Avicii
Swedish

Lewis Capaldi Lewis Capaldi
British, Scottish

Eminem Eminem
American

Nick Jonas Nick Jonas
American

Post Malone Post Malone
American

Lizzo Lizzo
American

Kurt Donald Cobain Kurt Cobain
American

Ricky Martin Ricky Martin
Puerto Rican

Mac Miller Mac Miller
American
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Marshmello Marshmello
American

DJ Khaled DJ Khaled
American

Demi Lovato Demi Lovato
American

Selena Quintanilla Selena
American

Woody Allen Woody Allen
American

Lali Espósito Lali Espósito
Argentinian
John Legend John Legend
American

Jamie Foxx Jamie Foxx
American

50 cent 50 Cent
American

Rob Zombie Rob Zombie
American

Brian May Brian May
British

Avril Lavigne Avril Lavigne
Canadian, French

Lil Peep Lil Peep
American

Suge Knight Suge Knight
American

Neil Young Neil Young
Canadian

Billy Joel Billy Joel
American

Method Man Method Man
American
Bebe Rexha Bebe Rexha
American

Ludwig van Beethoven Ludwig van Beethoven
Austrian, German

ASAP Rocky ASAP Rocky
American

Joan Jett Joan Jett
American

Tommy Lee Tommy Lee
Greek, American

Emmy Rossum Emmy Rossum
American

Marvin Gaye Marvin Gaye
American

Don Johnson Don Johnson
American

John Mayer John Mayer
American

Lil Xan Lil Xan
American
Lea Michele Lea Michele
American

Mel B Mel B
British

Sean Combs Sean Combs
American
Russell Crowe Russell Crowe
New Zealander

John Denver John Denver
American

Bill Cosby Bill Cosby
American
B.B. King B.B. King
American