Famous Musicians From Kansas

Kansas has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include Melissa Etheridge, Burt Bacharach, Grace VanderWaal, Charlie Parker, Rory Feek and others.

Melissa EtheridgeMelissa Etheridge
29 May 1961, American
Singer-songwriter
Burt BacharachBurt Bacharach
12 May 1928, American
Pianist, Composer, Songwriter

Grace VanderWaalGrace VanderWaal
15 January 2004, American
Singer-songwriter, Ukulele Player

Charlie ParkerCharlie Parker
29 August 1920, American
Jazz saxophonist, composer

Rory FeekRory Feek
25 April 1965, American
Country Singer-songwriter

Joe WalshJoe Walsh
20 November 1947, American
Guitarist
Martina McBrideMartina McBride
29 July 1966, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Musician

Jenny LewisJenny Lewis
08 January 1976, American
Singer-songwriter

Murry WilsonMurry Wilson
02 July 1917, American
Musician, Pianist, Songwriter, Record producer,
Basil PoledourisBasil Poledouris
21 August 1945, American
Composer, Conductor, Musician, Film score composer

Ruth BrownRuth Brown
12 January 1928, American
Singer-songwriter
Stan KentonStan Kenton
15 December 1911, American
American musical artist

Ben WebsterBen Webster
27 March 1909, American
Saxophonist, Composer, Jazz musician

Krizz KalikoKrizz Kaliko
07 March 1974, American
Musician, Rapper, Singer

Virgil ThomsonVirgil Thomson
25 November 1896
conductor, composer, music critic, film score

Ed SandersEd Sanders
17 August 1939, American
Musician, Writer
Dorothy DeLayDorothy DeLay
31 March 1917, American
Violin Instructor

Robert Russell BennettRobert Russell Bennett
15 June 1894, American
Composer

Buck ClaytonBuck Clayton
12 November 1911, American
Jazz trumpet player

Steven StuckySteven Stucky
07 November 1949, American
Composer
Charles RogersCharles Rogers
13 August 1904, American
Actor

Shawn LeeShawn Lee
28 December 1963, American
Musician
Jesse Albert StoneJesse Albert Stone
16 November 1901, American
Musician