List of famous Soul singers with their biographies that include interesting facts and timeline.

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A popular music genre, soul music developed in the United States in the 1950s and early 1960s, in the African-American community. Soul music is characterised by elements of rhythm and blues, jazz, and gospel music. It slowly became popular around the world and also influenced rock music. Here is a list of famous soul singers of all time.

Sam Smith Sam Smith
British

Billy Ocean Billy Ocean
Trinidadian, British

Tank Tank
American

Luke James Luke James
American
Tiwa Savage Tiwa Savage
Nigerien

Johnny Gill Johnny Gill
American

Maher Zain Maher Zain
Lebanese, Swedish
Seal Seal
British

James Bay James Bay
British

Tayla Parx Tayla Parx
American

Rachel Crow Rachel Crow
American
Kim Tae-yeon Kim Tae-yeon
South Korean

Momma Dee Momma Dee
American

Kiana Brown Kiana Brown
American
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James Reid James Reid
Australian, Filipino
Joel Adams Joel Adams
Australian

Tessa ThompsonTessa Thompson
American

Vanessa WilliamsVanessa Williams
American
Anderson PaakAnderson Paak
American

Sheridan SmithSheridan Smith
British

Donna SummerDonna Summer
American

Kandi BurrussKandi Burruss
American

Paloma FaithPaloma Faith
British
Ludwig GöranssonLudwig Göransson
Swedish

Cynthia ErivoCynthia Erivo
British
Berry GordyBerry Gordy
American

Isaac HayesIsaac Hayes
American

CeeLo GreenCeeLo Green
American
Alex NewellAlex Newell
American

Teddy PendergrassTeddy Pendergrass
American
Macy GrayMacy Gray
American

Sheila E.Sheila E.
American

Ray LaMontagneRay LaMontagne
American

Daryl HallDaryl Hall
American

Aubrey O'DayAubrey O'Day
American
Jill ScottJill Scott
American

Boz ScaggsBoz Scaggs
American

Leon BridgesLeon Bridges
American

Randy JacksonRandy Jackson
American
Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry
American
Keke WyattKeke Wyatt
American

LeToya LuckettLeToya Luckett
American

Bobby WomackBobby Womack
American

D'AngeloD'Angelo
American
Cissy HoustonCissy Houston
American

Sly StoneSly Stone
American
Jon BatisteJon Batiste
American

Phyllis HymanPhyllis Hyman
American

Taylor DayneTaylor Dayne
American
James IngramJames Ingram
American

Reggie WattsReggie Watts
American
Al B. Sure!Al B. Sure!
American

Brittany HowardBrittany Howard
American

Tony HadleyTony Hadley
British
El DeBargeEl DeBarge
American

Alex ClareAlex Clare
British
Rhiannon GiddensRhiannon Giddens
American

Dennis EdwardsDennis Edwards
American

Nathaniel RateliffNathaniel Rateliff
American

Raphael SaadiqRaphael Saadiq
American
Andra DayAndra Day
American

Richie HavensRichie Havens
American

Gloria JonesGloria Jones
American

Trevor HornTrevor Horn
British

Gerald LevertGerald Levert
American
Rodney JerkinsRodney Jerkins
American

Screamin' Jay HawkinsScreamin' Jay Hawkins
American
Jody WatleyJody Watley
American

India ArieIndia Arie
American

Merry ClaytonMerry Clayton
American
Jon B.Jon B.
American

Peabo BrysonPeabo Bryson
American
Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
American

Jazmine SullivanJazmine Sullivan
American
James DeBargeJames DeBarge
American

Lari WhiteLari White
American

Deniece WilliamsDeniece Williams
American
June PointerJune Pointer
American

Phoebe SnowPhoebe Snow
American
Betty WrightBetty Wright
American