Famous Musicians From North Carolina

North Carolina has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include Nina Simone, Tori Amos, John Coltrane, Fantasia Barrino, Roberta Flack and others.

Nina SimoneNina Simone
(Singer-songwriter, Composer)

21 February 1933

American

Tori AmosTori Amos
(Musician and Singer)

22 August 1963

American

John ColtraneJohn Coltrane
(Saxophonist, Composer)

23 September 1926

American

Fantasia BarrinoFantasia Barrino
(Singer-Songwriter)

30 June 1984

American

Roberta FlackRoberta Flack
(Singer, Pianist)

10 February 1937

American

Ronnie MilsapRonnie Milsap
(American singer)

16 January 1943

American

Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk
(Jazz Pianist & Composer)

10 October 1917

American

B.o.BB.o.B
(Rapper)

15 November 1988

American

Ben FoldsBen Folds

12 September 1966

American

Charlie DanielsCharlie Daniels
(Musician)

28 October 1936

American

Britt NicoleBritt Nicole
(Singer, Songwriter)

02 August 1985

American

Ryan AdamsRyan Adams
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Musician, Songwriter)

05 November 1974

American

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Fred DurstFred Durst
(Musician)

20 August 1970

American

Kellie PicklerKellie Pickler
(Singer, Beauty pageant contestant, Songwriter)

28 June 1986

American

Ben E. KingBen E. King
(Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Record producer)

28 September 1938

American

Earl ScruggsEarl Scruggs
(Composer, Banjoist)

06 January 1924

American

Doc WatsonDoc Watson
(Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Street artist, Banjoist, Musician, Singer)

03 March 1923

American

Bernard EdwardsBernard Edwards
(Musician, Songwriter, Record producer)

31 October 1952

American

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Wednesday 13Wednesday 13
(Singer, Musician, Guitarist)

12 August 1976

American

David VincentDavid Vincent
(Musician, Singer)

22 April 1965

American

Prairie PrincePrairie Prince
(Musician)

07 May 1950

American

Tommy Giles Rogers, Jr.Tommy Giles Rogers, Jr.

24 December 1980

American

Eunice Kathleen WaymonEunice Kathleen Waymon

21 February 1933

American

Shauna ReynoldsShauna Reynolds

06 June 1966

American