Famous Musicians From New Jersey

New Jersey has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include Frank Sinatra, Queen Latifah, Halsey, Ice-T, Paul Simon and others.

Frank SinatraFrank Sinatra
12 December 1915, American
Singer and Actor
Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
18 March 1970, American
Rapper

HalseyHalsey
29 September 1994, American
Singer

Ice-TIce-T
16 February 1958, American
Rapper

Paul SimonPaul Simon
13 October 1941, American
Musician

Christina GrimmieChristina Grimmie
12 March 1994, American
Singer
Kevin JonasKevin Jonas
05 November 1987, American
Musician

Gerard WayGerard Way
09 April 1977, American
Singer

Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson
08 May 1940, American
Musician
Frank Sinatra Jr.Frank Sinatra Jr.
10 January 1944, American
Singer

Dan AvidanDan Avidan
14 March 1979, American
Musician
Patti ScialfaPatti Scialfa
29 July 1953, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Mickey DeansMickey Deans
24 September 1934, American
Musician

Zakk Wylde Zakk Wylde
14 January 1967, American
Musician

Bill EvansBill Evans
16 August 1929, American
 

RussRuss
26 September 1992, American
Hip-hop Artist
Mikey WayMikey Way
10 September 1980, American
Musician

Jake WearyJake Weary
14 February 1990, American
Actor

Ozzie NelsonOzzie Nelson
20 March 1906, American
Actor

Frank IeroFrank Iero
31 October 1981, American
Musician
Bea MillerBea Miller
07 February 1999, American
Singer-songwriter, Actress

Nick MassiNick Massi
19 September 1927, American
Guitarist
Ray ToroRay Toro
15 July 1977, American
Guitarist, Songwriter

MariahlynnMariahlynn
17 July 1990, American
Rapper

Joseph Frank PesciJoe Pesci
09 February 1943, American
Actor
Frankie MunizFrankie Muniz
05 December 1985, American
Actor

Jack AntonoffJack Antonoff
31 March 1984, American
Singer
Kate MicucciKate Micucci
31 March 1980, American
Actress

Pete BurnsPete Burns
05 August 1959, British
Singer, Composer, Singer-songwriter

Clint BlackClint Black
04 February 1962, American
Singer-songwriter
RotimiRotimi
30 November 1988, American
Actor

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RedmanRedman
17 April 1970, American
 
Glenn DanzigGlenn Danzig
23 June 1955, American
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist, Songwriter

Richie SamboraRichie Sambora
11 July 1959, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Banjoist,

Donald FagenDonald Fagen
10 January 1948, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist

Count BasieCount Basie
21 August 1904, American
pianist, bandleader, conductor, composer
Fred SchneiderFred Schneider
01 July 1951, American
Singer-songwriter
Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
27 March 1924, American
Singer

Sharon Van EttenSharon Van Etten
26 February 1981, American
Singer

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

Mary Chapin CarpenterMary Chapin Carpenter
21 February 1958, American
Singer
Craig MackCraig Mack
10 May 1970, American
Rapper

Jeordie WhiteJeordie White
20 June 1971, American
 

Tommy DeVitoTommy DeVito
19 June 1928, American
singer, musician, guitarist

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

Jay WeinbergJay Weinberg
08 September 1990, American
Musician
Dory PrevinDory Previn
22 October 1925, American
Singer

Max WeinbergMax Weinberg
13 April 1951, American
Drummer
Wayne ShorterWayne Shorter
25 August 1933, American
composer, saxophonist, jazz musician

Al Di MeolaAl Di Meola
22 July 1954, American
Guitarist

Allen KleinAllen Klein
18 December 1931, American
Record producer, Talent agent, Entrepreneur,
070 Shake070 Shake
13 June 1997, American
Hip-hop artist

James MurphyJames Murphy
04 February 1970, American
Musician
Jerry OnlyJerry Only
21 April 1959, American
Musician

Michale GravesMichale Graves
21 March 1975, American
Singer-songwriter

Rodney JerkinsRodney Jerkins
29 July 1977, American
Record producer

Crystal WatersCrystal Waters
10 October 1964, American
Singer

Micki HarrisMicki Harris
22 January 1940, American
Singer
Gary WrightGary Wright
26 April 1943, American
Singer

Hussein FatalHussein Fatal
03 April 1977, American
Rapper, Musician

Tom VerlaineTom Verlaine
13 December 1949, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter

David BryanDavid Bryan
07 February 1962, American
Musician
Duncan SheikDuncan Sheik
18 November 1969, American
Singer-songwriter

Nelson RiddleNelson Riddle
01 June 1921, American
conductor, bandleader, composer, musician
Bernie WorrellBernie Worrell
19 April 1944, American
Keyboardist

Robert DeLeoRobert DeLeo
02 February 1966, American
Musician, Bassist

Bob CreweBob Crewe
12 November 1930, American
American songwriter
Brian FallonBrian Fallon
28 January 1980, American
Singer

Robert David HallRobert David Hall
09 November 1947, American
Actor
Little TLittle T
31 October 1974, American
singer-songwriter

George AntheilGeorge Antheil
08 July 1900, American
Composer

Vincent HerbertVincent Herbert
27 January 1969, American
songwriter, record producer
Patti RussoPatti Russo
20 May 1964, American
Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Composer

Rudy Van GelderRudy Van Gelder
02 November 1924, American
Recording engineer
James P. JohnsonJames P. Johnson
01 February 1894, American
composer, pianist, jazz musician

Dorothy FieldsDorothy Fields
15 July 1904, American
Librettist

Marc RizzoMarc Rizzo
02 August 1977, American
Guitarist, Musician, Classical guitarist

Claydes Charles SmithClaydes Charles Smith
06 September 1948, American
Musician
Tony ScottTony Scott
17 June 1921, American
Musician
Bob MerrillBob Merrill
17 May 1921, American
Songwriter

Cozy ColeCozy Cole
17 October 1909, American
Drummer

Buddy DeFrancoBuddy DeFranco
17 February 1923, American
Clarinetist

George Van EpsGeorge Van Eps
07 August 1913, American
Jazz Guitarist
George RochbergGeorge Rochberg
05 July 1918, American
composer

Don NelsonDon Nelson
20 January 1927, American
Screenwriter

David S. WareDavid S. Ware
07 November 1949, American
Musician

George PerleGeorge Perle
06 May 1915, American
Composer, music theorist, and educator

Donald MartinoDonald Martino
16 May 1931, American
Composer
Bruce LundvallBruce Lundvall
13 September 1935, American
Record executive

John MackJohn Mack
30 October 1927, American
Oboist
Norman LloydNorman Lloyd
08 November 1909, American
Pianist