Famous Musicians From Louisiana

Louisiana has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include August Alsina, DJ Khaled, Jerry Lee Lewis, Louis Armstrong, Tim McGraw and others.

August Anthony Alsina, Jr. August Alsina
03 September 1992, American
Singer, Songwriter
DJ KhaledDJ Khaled
26 November 1975, American
Disc Jockey

Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis
29 September 1935, American
Singer

Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong
04 August 1901, American
Trumpeter

Tim McGrawTim McGraw
01 May 1967, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician

Harry Connick Jr.Harry Connick Jr.
11 September 1967, American
American singer
Shane WestShane West
10 June 1978, American
 

Randy JacksonRandy Jackson
23 June 1956, American
Bassist, Record Producer, Television Personality.

Luke JamesLuke James
13 June 1983, American
Singer
Fats DominoFats Domino
26 February 1928, American
Pianist, Rock & Roll Musician

Hunter HaysHunter Hayes
09 September 1991, American
Country Singer, Musician
Aaron NevilleAaron Neville
24 January 1941, American
Singer & Musician

Buddy GuyBuddy Guy
30 July 1936, American
 

Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White
23 July 1943, American
Singer

Laine HardyLaine Hardy
12 September 2000, American
Musical Artist

Jeff MangumJeff Mangum
24 October 1970, American
Singer
Buddy BoldenBuddy Bolden
06 September 1877, American
Musical Artist

Van CliburnVan Cliburn
12 July 1934, American
American pianist

Louis Moreau GottschalkLouis Moreau Gottschalk
08 May 1829, American
Composer

Edmond Dédé Edmond Dédé
20 November 1827, American
Violinist and Orchestra Conductor
Master PMaster P
29 April 1970, American
Rapper

C-MurderC-Murder
09 March 1971, American
Musician, Rapper, Singer
Hank Williams Jr.Hank Williams Jr.
26 May 1949, American
Singer-songwriter

Jimmy SwaggartJimmy Swaggart
15 March 1935, American
Singer, Theologian, Pianist

Lucinda WilliamsLucinda Williams
26 January 1953, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist
Silkk the ShockerSilkk the Shocker
18 June 1975, American
Musician, Rapper

Phil AnselmoPhil Anselmo
30 June 1968, American
Singer, Musician, Pianist
MystikalMystikal
22 September 1970, American
Musician, Rapper, Singer

Jay ElectronicaJay Electronica
19 September 1976, American
Musician, Rapper, Songwriter, Record producer

Jon BatisteJon Batiste
11 November 1986, American
Musician
Wynton MarsalisWynton Marsalis
18 October 1961, American
Trumpeter

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Kenny Wayne ShepherdKenny Wayne Shepherd
12 June 1977, American
Singer, Composer, Guitarist
Shannon LetoShannon Leto
09 March 1970, American
Musician

Mickey GilleyMickey Gilley
09 March 1936, American
Singer

John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
29 June 1916, American
Musician

Branford MarsalisBranford Marsalis
26 August 1960, American
Saxophonist, jazz musician, composer
Faron YoungFaron Young
25 February 1932, American
Singer-songwriter
Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
20 October 1890, American
Pianist, Bandleader, Composer, Conductor, Jazz

Little WalterLittle Walter
01 May 1930, American
Guitarist, Street artist, Singer, Songwriter

Sammy KershawSammy Kershaw
22 February 1958, American
Country Music Artist

Allen ToussaintAllen Toussaint
14 January 1938, American
Singer, Composer, Jazz musician, Record producer,
Sidney BechetSidney Bechet
14 May 1897, American
Composer, Clarinetist, Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Trombone ShortyTrombone Shorty
02 January 1986, American
Musician

Jesse WinchesterJesse Winchester
17 May 1944, American
Songwriter

Al HirtAl Hirt
07 November 1922, American
Trumpeter, Bandleader, Conductor, Jazz musician

King OliverKing Oliver
19 December 1881, American
Musician
Christian ScottChristian Scott
31 March 1983, American
Trumpeter, Composer, Jazz musician

Ellis Marsalis Jr.Ellis Marsalis Jr.
14 November 1934, American
Pianist
Lloyd PriceLloyd Price
09 March 1933, American
Singer

Rico LoveRico Love
03 December 1982, American
Singer-songwriter

Pete FountainPete Fountain
03 July 1930, American
Clarinetist
James BookerJames Booker
17 December 1939, American
Pianist, Songwriter

Al McKayAl McKay
02 February 1948, American
musician, songwriter, guitarist, record producer
Earl PalmerEarl Palmer
25 October 1924, American
American drummer

D. J. FontanaD. J. Fontana
15 March 1931, American
Musician, Drummer

Kid OryKid Ory
25 December 1886, American
bandleader, conductor, jazz musician

Harry Connick, Jr.Harry Connick, Jr.
11 September 1967, American
Singer

Dale HawkinsDale Hawkins
22 August 1936, American
Rock singer
Illinois JacquetIllinois Jacquet
30 October 1922, American
Saxophonist

Clifton ChenierClifton Chenier
25 June 1925, American
Musician

Johnny CopelandJohnny Copeland
27 March 1937, American
Musician

Bob KaufmanBob Kaufman
18 April 1925, American
Poet
Johnny DoddsJohnny Dodds
12 April 1892, American
Musician

Earl KingEarl King
07 February 1934, American
Musician
Bunk JohnsonBunk Johnson
27 December 1879, American
Musician

Baby DoddsBaby Dodds
24 December 1898, American
Drummer

Ed BlackwellEd Blackwell
10 October 1929, American
Drummer
Boozoo ChavisBoozoo Chavis
23 October 1930, American
Accordion player

Eddie BoEddie Bo
20 September 1930, American
Singer
Jimmie NooneJimmie Noone
23 April 1895, American
Composer

Mighty Joe YoungMighty Joe Young
23 September 1927, American
Musician

Little Brother MontgomeryLittle Brother Montgomery
18 April 1906, American
Musician
Keith ThibodeauxKeith Thibodeaux
01 December 1950, American
Actor

Smokey JohnsonSmokey Johnson
14 November 1936, American
Jazz musician
Lionel FerbosLionel Ferbos
17 July 1911, American
Jazz musician

Henry AllenHenry Allen
07 January 1908, American
trumpeter, jazz musician

Percy HumphreyPercy Humphrey
13 January 1905, American
Musician

Richard BerryRichard Berry
11 April 1935, American
Singer-songwriter
Huey SmithHuey Smith
26 January 1934, American
Musician
Fred AndersonFred Anderson
22 March 1929, American
Musician

Gatemouth BrownGatemouth Brown
18 April 1924, American
Musician

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter
20 January 1888, American
Singer

Malcolm John Rebennack Jr.Malcolm John Rebennack Jr.
21 November 1940, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Jazz musician,