Famous Musicians From Louisiana

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

DJ KhaledDJ Khaled
26 November 1975, American
Disc Jockey
Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong
04 August 1901, American

Jerry Lee LewisJerry Lee Lewis
29 September 1935, American
Rock & Roll Singer. Pianist

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

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

Aaron NevilleAaron Neville
24 January 1941, American
Singer & Musician
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

Fats DominoFats Domino
26 February 1928, American
Pianist, Rock & Roll Musician
Buddy GuyBuddy Guy
30 July 1936, American

Laine HardyLaine Hardy
12 September 2000, American
Musical Artist
August Anthony Alsina, Jr. August Alsina
03 September 1992, American
Singer, Songwriter

Hunter HaysHunter Hayes
09 September 1991, American
Country Singer, Musician

Jeff MangumJeff Mangum
24 October 1970, American
Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White
23 July 1943, American

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

Edmond Dédé Edmond Dédé
20 November 1827, American
Violinist and Orchestra Conductor
Hank Williams Jr.Hank Williams Jr.
26 May 1949, American
musician, singer, songwriter

Jimmy SwaggartJimmy Swaggart
15 March 1935, American
Singer, Theologian, Pianist
Lucinda WilliamsLucinda Williams
26 January 1953, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist

Phil AnselmoPhil Anselmo
30 June 1968, American
Singer, Musician, Pianist

09 March 1971, American
Musician, Rapper, Singer

Faron YoungFaron Young
25 February 1932, American
Jay ElectronicaJay Electronica
19 September 1976, American
Musician, Rapper, Songwriter, Record producer
Shannon LetoShannon Leto
09 March 1970, American

Wynton MarsalisWynton Marsalis
18 October 1961, American

22 September 1970, American
Musician, Rapper, Singer

Kenny Wayne ShepherdKenny Wayne Shepherd
12 June 1977, American
Singer, Composer, Guitarist
Mickey GilleyMickey Gilley
09 March 1936, American

Continue Reading Below
John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
29 June 1916, American

Silkk the ShockerSilkk the Shocker
18 June 1975, American
Musician, Rapper

Sammy KershawSammy Kershaw
22 February 1958, American
Country Music Artist

Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
20 October 1890, American
Pianist, Bandleader, Composer, Conductor, Jazz
Branford MarsalisBranford Marsalis
26 August 1960, American
Saxophonist, jazz musician, composer

Allen ToussaintAllen Toussaint
14 January 1938, American
Singer, Composer, Jazz musician, Record producer,
Little WalterLittle Walter
01 May 1930, American
Guitarist, Street artist, Singer, Songwriter

Trombone ShortyTrombone Shorty
02 January 1986, American

Sidney BechetSidney Bechet
14 May 1897, American
Composer, Clarinetist, Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Jesse WinchesterJesse Winchester
17 May 1944, American

Al HirtAl Hirt
07 November 1922, American
Trumpeter, Bandleader, Conductor, Jazz musician
Christian ScottChristian Scott
31 March 1983, American
Trumpeter, Composer, Jazz musician

King OliverKing Oliver
19 December 1881, American

Rico LoveRico Love
03 December 1982, American

Lloyd PriceLloyd Price
09 March 1933, American

Harry Connick, Jr.Harry Connick, Jr.
11 September 1967, American
Pete FountainPete Fountain
03 July 1930, American

James BookerJames Booker
17 December 1939, American
Pianist, Songwriter

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

Earl PalmerEarl Palmer
25 October 1924, American
American drummer
D. J. FontanaD. J. Fontana
15 March 1931, American
Musician, Drummer

Al McKayAl McKay
02 February 1948, American
musician, songwriter, guitarist, record producer
Hank Williams, Jr.Hank Williams, Jr.
26 May 1949, American

Clifton ChenierClifton Chenier
25 June 1925, American

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

Baby DoddsBaby Dodds
24 December 1898, American
Keith ThibodeauxKeith Thibodeaux
01 December 1950, American

Smokey JohnsonSmokey Johnson
14 November 1936, American
Jazz musician

Henry AllenHenry Allen
07 January 1908, American
trumpeter, jazz musician
Huey SmithHuey Smith
26 January 1934, American

Lionel FerbosLionel Ferbos
17 July 1911, American
Jazz musician
Gatemouth BrownGatemouth Brown
18 April 1924, American

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter
20 January 1888, American

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