Singers From Alabama

Alabama has produced a number of Singers who have made it big. These include Lionel Richie, Hank Williams, Nat King Cole, Jordan Fisher, Gucci Mane and others.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: June 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini

Lionel Richie is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and composer whose work with the band Commodores and his solo career established him as a successful balladeer of the 1980s. Having sold more than 90 million records, Lionel Richie is one of the best-selling musicians of all time. Also a philanthropist, Richie helped raise money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

 2 Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 17, 1919
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: February 15, 1965
Jazz pianist/singer Nat King Cole, father of singer Natalie Cole, is best remembered for tracks such as Too Young and Mona Lisa. His last album, L-O-V-E, was recorded while he battled lung cancer. With The Nat King Cole Show, he became the first African-American to host his own show.

 3 Gucci Mane

Gucci Mane
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Famous As: Rapper, Hip Hop Singer
Birthdate: February 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Hip-hop and trap sensation Gucci Mane has made waves with tracks such as Gucci Time and Wasted. The “avatar of East Atlanta,” he has had multiple brushes with the law. He owns a label and has also written an autobiography. He has also promoted the Gucci Cruise 2020 Campaign.

 4 Hank Williams

Hank Williams
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 17, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 1, 1953

Musician Hank Williams is widely considered one of the most influential and significant American singer-songwriters of the 20th century. Hank Williams influenced several singers, such as Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash, and Charley Pride to name a few. Since his untimely death at the age of 29, many artists have released tribute albums honoring Hank Williams.  

 5 Jordan Fisher

Jordan Fisher
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Famous As: Singer, Actor
Birthdate: April 24, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus

Jordan Fisher is well-known for his acting, singing, and dancing skills. He won the 25th season of the popular dance competition television series Dancing with the Stars. As a singer, he has released singles, such as All About Us and Lookin' Like That. He also served as a commentator at the 2019 Fortnite World-Cup, an annual e-sports competition.

 6 Deborah Ryan

Deborah Ryan
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: May 13, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus

Deborah Ryan is an American singer and actress who started her career as a child artist before going on to establish herself as a successful adult actress in the TV and film industry. A multi-talented personality, Ryan can also play the guitar, keyboard, and piano. Also a well-known philanthropist, Ryan has been working on various causes, such as ocean conservation.

 7 Jim Nabors

Jim Nabors
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 12, 1930
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: November 30, 2017
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 8 Emmylou Harris

Emmylou Harris
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries

Emmylou Harris is an American musician, singer, and songwriter. Apart from being a bandleader, a solo artist, and an interpreter of other artists' works, Harris is also an activist; since 1999, she has been conducting Concerts for a Landmine Free World, an annual benefit tour. She is also an ardent supporter of animal rights organizations, such as PETA.

 9 YBN Nahmir

YBN Nahmir
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: December 18, 1999
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 10 Melvin Franklin

Melvin Franklin
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Famous As: R&B Singer
Birthdate: October 12, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: February 23, 1995

 11 Eddie Kendricks

Eddie Kendricks
5
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 17, 1939
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 5, 1992

 12 Brittany Howard

Brittany Howard
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: October 2, 1988
Sun Sign: Libra

 13 Nell Carter

Nell Carter
5
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 13, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 23, 2003

 14 Tommy Shaw

Tommy Shaw
3
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 11, 1953
Sun Sign: Virgo

 15 Ruben Studdard

Ruben Studdard
3
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 12, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo

 16 Jason Isbell

Jason Isbell
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 1, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 17 Yelawolf

Yelawolf
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Famous As: Rapper whose first major album, Radioactive, was released through Eminem's Shady Records in 2011.
Birthdate: December 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 18 Dennis Edwards

Dennis Edwards
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 3, 1943
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 1, 2018

 19 Wilson Pickett

Wilson Pickett
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Famous As: American singer
Birthdate: March 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 19, 2006

 20 Flo Milli

Flo Milli
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: January 9, 2000
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 21 Mark Wilkerson

Mark Wilkerson
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 6, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo

 22 Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 29, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: December 14, 1963

 23 Jamey Johnson

Jamey Johnson
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: July 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer

 24 Taylor Hicks

Taylor Hicks
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Famous As: Musician, Singer, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 7, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra

 25 Toni Tennille

Toni Tennille
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 8, 1940
Sun Sign: Taurus

 26 Percy Sledge

Percy Sledge
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 14, 2015

Best known for his Billboard-charting and gold-certified hit When a Man Loves a Woman, Percy Sledge began his music career with The Esquires Combo while working as a nurse. He later scored more hits such as Warm and Tender Love and received the Rhythm and Blues Foundation Pioneer Award.

 27 Ray Sawyer

Ray Sawyer
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 1, 1937
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: December 31, 2018

 28 Big Mama Thornton

Big Mama Thornton
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Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birthdate: December 11, 1926
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: July 25, 1984

 29 Diana DeGarmo

Diana DeGarmo
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: June 16, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini

 30 Martha Reeves

Martha Reeves
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
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 31 Donna Jean Godchaux

Donna Jean Godchaux
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 22, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo

 32 Odetta

Odetta
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 31, 1930
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 2, 2008

 33 Mereba

Mereba
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 12, 1990
Sun Sign: Taurus

 34 Vern Gosdin

Vern Gosdin
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Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: August 5, 1934
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: April 28, 2009

 35 Freddie Hart

Freddie Hart
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: December 21, 1926
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 27, 2018

 36 Charles Elzer Loudermilk

Charles Elzer Loudermilk
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 7, 1927
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: January 26, 2011

 37 Dan Penn

Dan Penn
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: November 16, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 38 William King

William King
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 30, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 39 Rachel Wammack

Rachel Wammack
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 1995 AD

 40 Louisiana Red

Louisiana Red
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Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: March 23, 1932
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 25, 2012

 41 Rocky Roberts

Rocky Roberts
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 23, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 14, 2005

 42 Beverly Jo Scott

Beverly Jo Scott
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter who performed Planet Janis, a touring tribute show to Janis Joplin
Birthdate: May 15, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus

 43 Ti Taylor

Ti Taylor
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: August 7, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo

 44 Daysha Taylor

Daysha Taylor
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: December 25, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 45 Dorothy Love Coates

Dorothy Love Coates
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Famous As: Gospel singer
Birthdate: January 30, 1928
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 9, 2002

 46 Breaunna Womack

Breaunna Womack
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Famous As: Musical Artist
Birthdate: March 23, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries

 47 Chase Ryan

Chase Ryan
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Famous As: Pop Singer
Birthdate: January 30, 1991
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 48 Nell Rankin

Nell Rankin
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Famous As: Operatic Soprano
Birthdate: January 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: January 13, 2005

 49 George Lewis Scott

George Lewis Scott
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 18, 1929
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 9, 2005