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

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Rock singers are part of Rock music which is also known as ‘rock and roll’. Originating in America and Europe, the style of this music was heavily inspired from African American music composers like Chuck Berry and Little Richard. The major focus of these compositions was the inclusion of guitar and drums and heavy vocals. The earliest and most popular rock singer was Elvis Presley who brought rock and roll music into picture and garnered instant fame and adulation. He then paved the way for many successful rock singers like the Beatles and inspired musicians and singers worldwide. In all these years rock singers have evolved with their music styles and have branched out into many genres like hard rock, metal, psychedelic, folk rock, glam rock and many more. Whole generations of youngsters have been inspired by this form of music and rock singers have often used music to address several issues like wars, racism, homosexuality etc. Always regarded as the leaders of the ‘free’ generation, rock singers always have a story to tell and a legacy to inspire. Read more about famous rock singers and their biographies. Also learn interesting facts and trivia about them from their life histories.

Miley Cyrus Miley Cyrus
American

Lewis Capaldi Lewis Capaldi
British, Scottish

Bob Dylan Bob Dylan
American

Tina Turner Tina Turner
American

Avril Lavigne Avril Lavigne
Canadian, French

Neil Young Neil Young
Canadian

Tom Petty Tom Petty
American

Bruno Mars Bruno Mars
American

Joan Jett Joan Jett
American

Kevin Jonas Kevin Jonas
American
Ezra Koenig Ezra Koenig
American

Kylie Minogue Kylie Minogue
Australian

Yoko Ono Yoko Ono
Japanese

Keith Urban Keith Urban
Australian, New Zealander, American

Iggy Pop Iggy Pop
American
Adam Levine Adam Levine
American

Axl Rose Axl Rose
American
Elle King Elle King
American

Van Morrison Van Morrison
British, Northern Irish

Roy Orbison Roy Orbison
American
Tom Waits Tom Waits
American

Jack White Jack White
American

Morrissey Morrissey
British

Sonny Bono Sonny Bono
American

Glenn Frey Glenn Frey
American

Johnny McDaid Johnny McDaid
Northern Irish

Bryan Adams Bryan Adams
Canadian

Barry Gibb Barry Gibb
American

Paul Albert Anka Paul Anka
Canadian, American

Gerard Way Gerard Way
American

Amy Lee Amy Lee
American
Jim Croce Jim Croce
American

Tori Amos Tori Amos
American
Sean Lennon Sean Lennon
American

Pat Benatar Pat Benatar
American

Phil Lynott Phil Lynott
Irish, British

Sebastian Bach Sebastian Bach
Bahamian, Canadian

Jakob Dylan Jakob Dylan
American