Famous Musicians From New York

New York has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include Phil Spector, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Post Malone, Lana Del Rey, Alicia Keys and others.

Phil SpectorPhil Spector
26 December 1939, American
Record Producer
Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Musician

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician
Cyndi LauperCyndi Lauper
22 June 1953, American
Actress, Singer

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper

Billy JoelBilly Joel
09 May 1949, American
Singer-songwriter
Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum
12 September 1986, American
Actress

Neil DiamondNeil Diamond
24 January 1941, American
Singer-songwriter
John WilliamsJohn Williams
08 February 1932, American
Composer

ASAP RockyASAP Rocky
03 October 1988, American
Rapper

Nick CarterNick Carter
28 January 1980, American
Musician

Steven TylerSteven Tyler
26 March 1948, American
Singer

Mary J. BligeMary J. Blige
11 January 1971, American
Singer-songwriter
Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989, American
Singer

AshantiAshanti
13 October 1980, American
Singer-songwriter

Ezra KoenigEzra Koenig
08 April 1984, American
Musician

Torrey DeVittoTorrey DeVitto
08 June 1984, American
Actress
Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
24 September 1941, American
Photographer, Musician

Rick JamesRick James
01 February 1948, American
Musician
Lea MicheleLea Michele
29 August 1986, American
Actress

Julian CasablancasJulian Casablancas
23 August 1978, American
American singer

Lou ReedLou Reed
02 March 1942, American
Musician
Chris JerichoChris Jericho
09 November 1970, American
Wrestler

Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
20 April 1951, American
Singer
Rick RubinRick Rubin
10 March 1963, American
Record Producer

Method ManMethod Man
02 March 1971, American
Hip Hop Artist

Carole KingCarole King
09 February 1942, American
Composer
Chuck LorreChuck Lorre
18 October 1952, American
Writer, Television Producer, Director

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Tommy MottolaTommy Mottola
14 July 1949, American
Music Executive
Joan Chandos BaezJoan Chandos Baez
09 January 1941, American
Singer

Carly SimonCarly Simon
25 June 1945, American
 

Teyana TaylorTeyana Taylor
10 December 1990, American
Singer

Devin RatrayDevin Ratray
11 January 1977, American
Actor
Tiny TimTiny Tim
12 April 1932, American
Singer
Carroll O’ConnorCarroll O’Connor
02 August 1924, American
Actor

Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
19 May 1951, American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones

Paul StanleyPaul Stanley
20 January 1952, American
Singer-songwriter

Charlie ParkerCharlie Parker
29 August 1920, American
Jazz saxophonist, composer
Stephen SondheimStephen Sondheim
22 March 1930, American
American composer

Jimmy DuranteJimmy Durante
10 February 1893, American
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Pianist

Damon DashDamon Dash
03 May 1971, American
Record Producer

Brian McKnightBrian McKnight
05 June 1969, American
Singer

Spencer BreslinSpencer Breslin
18 May 1992, American
Actor
Young M.AYoung M.A
03 April 1992, American
Rapper

Sheck WesSheck Wes
10 September 1998, American
Rapper
Jake CannavaleJake Cannavale
01 May 1995, American
Musician

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26 September 1898, American
Composer

Huey LewisHuey Lewis
05 July 1950, American
 
Neil SedakaNeil Sedaka
13 March 1939, American
Singer

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
08 February 1942, American
Musician
Steve VaiSteve Vai
06 June 1960, American
Guitarist, Songwriter

Igor Fyodorovich StravinskyIgor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
17 June 1882, American
Composer

Ace FrehleyAce Frehley
27 April 1951, American
Musician, Songwriter

Waka FlockaWaka Flocka Flame
31 May 1986, American
Singer, Rapper

Tyler James WilliamsTyler James Williams
09 October 1992, American
Actor
John OatesJohn Oates
07 April 1948, American
Guitarist

Vincent GalloVincent Gallo
11 April 1961, American
Actor

Edie SedgwickEdie Sedgwick
20 April 1943, American
Actress, Model

Lou PearlmanLou Pearlman
19 June 1954, American
Record producer
Stevie JStevie J
02 November 1971, American
Musician, Record Producer

Joey BadassJoey Badass
20 January 1995, American
Rapper
Danger MouseDanger Mouse
29 July 1977, American
Musician

Alexa Ray JoelAlexa Ray Joel
29 December 1985, American
Singer

Remy MaRemy Ma
30 May 1980, American
Rapper, Songwriter
Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
15 July 1952, American
Guitarist

Leon Thomas IIILeon Thomas III
01 August 1993, American
Actor, Singer, Songwriter
Natina ReedNatina Reed
28 October 1980, American
Singer

Famous DexFamous Dex
06 September 1993, American
Singer-songwriter, Rapper

Tom LehrerTom Lehrer
09 April 1928, American
American musician
Romeo SantosRomeo Santos
21 July 1981, American
Singer-songwriter

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer
Richard RodgersRichard Rodgers
28 June 1902, American
Composer, songwriter, playwright

Safaree SamuelsSafaree Samuels
04 July 1981, American
Rapper

Saul WilliamsSaul Williams
29 February 1972, American
Singer, Musician, Poet

Max SchneiderMax Schneider
21 June 1992, American
Singer-songwriter, Actor
Fats WallerFats Waller
21 May 1904, American
Jazz Pianist
Janis IanJanis Ian
07 April 1951, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician & Author

Jon BellionJon Bellion
26 December 1990, American
Rapper

Keith SweatKeith Sweat
22 July 1961, American
 

Afrika BambaataaAfrika Bambaataa
19 April 1957, American
DJ, Producer, Activist
Oscar Hammerstein IIOscar Hammerstein II
12 July 1895, American
Lyricist

John SebastianJohn Sebastian
17 March 1944, American
Singer-songwriter

Thomas McDonellThomas McDonell
02 May 1986, American
Actor

Cassie ScerboCassie Scerbo
30 March 1990, American
Actress

James McBrideJames McBride
11 September 1957, American
 
Renn HawkeyRenn Hawkey
29 March 1974, American
Musician

Arlene AldaArlene Alda
12 March 1933, American
Musician, Photographer, Writer
Bruce VilanchBruce Vilanch
23 November 1948, American
Writer

Steve StevensSteve Stevens
05 May 1959, American
Guitarist
Evan SeinfeldEvan Seinfeld
29 December 1967, American
Musician
Adam PascalAdam Pascal
25 October 1970, American
Actor, Singer, Musician