Famous Musicians From New Jersey

New Jersey has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include Paul Simon, Kevin Jonas, Queen Latifah, Christina Grimmie, Christina Milian and others.

Paul SimonPaul Simon
13 October 1941, American
Singer, Songwriter
Kevin JonasKevin Jonas
05 November 1987, American
Musician

Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
18 March 1970, American
Rapper

Christina GrimmieChristina Grimmie
12 March 1994, American
Singer

Christina Milian Christina Milian
26 September 1981, American
 

Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson
08 May 1940, American
Musician
Gerard WayGerard Way
09 April 1977, American
Singer

Mickey DeansMickey Deans
24 September 1934, American
Musician

Frank Sinatra Jr.Frank Sinatra Jr.
10 January 1944, American
Singer
Patti ScialfaPatti Scialfa
29 July 1953, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Zakk Wylde Zakk Wylde
14 January 1967, American
Musician
Bill EvansBill Evans
16 August 1929, American
 

Dan AvidanDan Avidan
14 March 1979, American
Musician

Mikey WayMikey Way
10 September 1980, American
Musician

Ozzie NelsonOzzie Nelson
20 March 1906, American
Actor

Jake WearyJake Weary
14 February 1990, American
Actor
Frank IeroFrank Iero
31 October 1981, American
Musician

Nick MassiNick Massi
19 September 1927, American
Guitarist

Bea MillerBea Miller
07 February 1999, American
Singer-songwriter, Actress

Ray ToroRay Toro
15 July 1977, American
Guitarist, Songwriter
RussRuss
26 September 1992, American
Hip-hop Artist

MariahlynnMariahlynn
17 July 1990, American
Rapper
Joseph Frank PesciJoe Pesci
09 February 1943, American
Actor

Dionne WarwickDionne Warwick
12 December 1940, American
Singer, Actor, Television presenter, Musician

Jack AntonoffJack Antonoff
31 March 1984, American
Singer
Tony ScottTony Scott
17 June 1921, American
Musician

Richie SamboraRichie Sambora
11 July 1959, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Banjoist,
Kate MicucciKate Micucci
31 March 1980, American
Actress

Glenn DanzigGlenn Danzig
23 June 1955, American
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist, Songwriter

Mary Chapin CarpenterMary Chapin Carpenter
21 February 1958, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Street artist
Pete BurnsPete Burns
05 August 1959, British
Singer, Composer, Singer-songwriter

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Donald FagenDonald Fagen
10 January 1948, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist
Don NelsonDon Nelson
20 January 1927, American
Screenwriter

Count BasieCount Basie
21 August 1904, American
pianist, bandleader, conductor, composer

Sharon Van EttenSharon Van Etten
26 February 1981, American
Singer

Jay WeinbergJay Weinberg
08 September 1990, American
Musician
Clint BlackClint Black
04 February 1962, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Record producer,
Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
27 March 1924, American
Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist

Doyle Wolfgang von FrankensteinDoyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein
15 September 1964, American
Musician, Guitarist

Fred SchneiderFred Schneider
01 July 1951, American
Singer-songwriter

Wayne ShorterWayne Shorter
25 August 1933, American
composer, saxophonist, jazz musician
Craig MackCraig Mack
10 May 1970, American
Rapper

Rodney JerkinsRodney Jerkins
29 July 1977, American
Record producer

Max WeinbergMax Weinberg
13 April 1951, American
Drummer

Melody GardotMelody Gardot
02 February 1985, American
Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician, Singer,

Al Di MeolaAl Di Meola
22 July 1954, American
Guitarist
Allen KleinAllen Klein
18 December 1931, American
Record producer, Talent agent, Entrepreneur,

David BryanDavid Bryan
07 February 1962, American
Musician
Brian FallonBrian Fallon
28 January 1980, American
Singer

Jerry OnlyJerry Only
21 April 1959, American
Musician

Gary WrightGary Wright
26 April 1943, American
Singer
Hussein FatalHussein Fatal
03 April 1977, American
Rapper, Musician

Vincent HerbertVincent Herbert
27 January 1969, American
songwriter, record producer
Michale GravesMichale Graves
21 March 1975, American
Singer

Crystal WatersCrystal Waters
10 October 1964, American
Singer

Bob CreweBob Crewe
12 November 1930, American
American songwriter

Bernie WorrellBernie Worrell
19 April 1944, American
Keyboardist

Duncan SheikDuncan Sheik
18 November 1969, American
Singer-songwriter
Tom VerlaineTom Verlaine
13 December 1949, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter

Nelson RiddleNelson Riddle
01 June 1921, American
conductor, bandleader, composer, musician

Dory PrevinDory Previn
22 October 1925, American
Singer

Robert David HallRobert David Hall
09 November 1947, American
Actor
George AntheilGeorge Antheil
08 July 1900, American
Composer

Robert DeLeoRobert DeLeo
02 February 1966, American
Musician, Bassist
Patti RussoPatti Russo
20 May 1964, American
Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Composer

Jeordie WhiteJeordie White
20 June 1971, American
 

Dorothy FieldsDorothy Fields
15 July 1904, American
Librettist
James P. JohnsonJames P. Johnson
01 February 1894, American
composer, pianist, jazz musician

Marc RizzoMarc Rizzo
02 August 1977, American
Guitarist, Musician, Classical guitarist
Bob MerrillBob Merrill
17 May 1921, American
Songwriter

Buddy DeFrancoBuddy DeFranco
17 February 1923, American
Clarinetist

Cozy ColeCozy Cole
17 October 1909, American
Drummer
Tommy DeVitoTommy DeVito
19 June 1928, American
singer, musician, guitarist

Little TLittle T
31 October 1974, American
singer-songwriter
George RochbergGeorge Rochberg
05 July 1918, American
composer

Adam HorovitzAdam Horovitz
31 October 1966, American
actor, musician, singer, guitarist

RedmanRedman
17 April 1970, American
 

George PerleGeorge Perle
06 May 1915, American
Composer, music theorist, and educator
RotimiRotimi
30 November 1988, American
Actor
David S. WareDavid S. Ware
07 November 1949, American
Musician

Donald MartinoDonald Martino
16 May 1931, American
Composer

James MurphyJames Murphy
04 February 1970, American
Musician