Singers From Ohio

Ohio has produced a number of Singers who have made it big. These include Dave Grohl, Marilyn Manson, Kid Cudi, Dean Martin, Doris Day and others.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 John Legend

John Legend
88
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 28, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn

John Legend is a singer, songwriter, actor, film producer and theatre director and his song All of Me from his fourth studio album was a Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit. He has released a host of successful albums. He has also won many awards, including an Oscar and a handful of Grammys. He is also an actor and a TV personality.

 2 Kid Cudi

Kid Cudi
57
Famous As: Rapper, Songwriter
Birthdate: January 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Grammy-winning rapper Kid Cudi first came into public consciousness with his mixtape that made Kanye West sign him to his label. Kid delivered a double-platinum debut album, formed the band WZRD, and sold 16 million records in the U.S. He has also dabbled in acting and now owns a label.

 3 Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl
19
Famous As: Founder of the Rock Band 'Foo Fighters'
Birthdate: January 14, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Regarded as one of the most popular and influential rock musicians of the 1990s and 2000s, Dave Grohl is best known for his association with the famous rock band Nirvana, for which he was the drummer. Also a singer-songwriter, Dave Grohl was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.

 4 Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman
42
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: March 30, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries

A four-time Grammy Award-winning artist, singer Tracy Chapman is best known for her hit single, Give Me One Reason. Interested in music from a young age, she learned to play multiple instruments as a child. She made her major-stage debut in 1985 and soon became a sensational hit. She is also known for her social activism.

 5 DaBaby

DaBaby
315
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: December 22, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn

American rapper and songwriter DaBaby gained critical acclaim and commercial success with his debut album Baby on Baby. Later, his two other albums Kirk and Blame It on Baby became huge successes and made him one of the biggest rappers in the US. Earlier his single Light Show and Baby Talk series of mixtape attracted quite a lot of attention.

 6 Trippie Redd

Trippie Redd
125
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: June 18, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini

Rapper, singer, and songwriter, Trippie Redd, became an overnight sensation in 2017 with the release of his debut mixtape, A Love Letter to You. Many of his singles reached the Billboard Hot 100, further cementing his popularity. He has a troubled personal life and has been involved in numerous feuds and legal issues.

 7 Bow Wow

Bow Wow
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: March 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Rapper Bow Wow, earlier known as "Lil Bow Wow,” was discovered by Snoop Dogg. He is best known for songs such as Bow Wow (That's My Name). He has also appeared in movies such as Like Mike and All About the Benjamins, and in series such as Entourage.
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 8 Isabela Moner

Isabela Moner
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 10, 2001
Sun Sign: Cancer

Isabela Moner is an American actress who played the titular character in the movie Dora and the Lost City of Gold. Having started her career as a child actress, Moner’s determination alone has helped her grow into a prominent actress; she has shared stage and screen space with personalities like Ricky Martin, Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, and Jason Momoa.

 9 Dean Martin

Dean Martin
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Famous As: Singer, Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: June 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 25, 1995

An actor, singer, and comedian, Dean Martin earned the nickname The King of Cool for his effortless self-assurance and charisma. One of the most popular entertainers of the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, Dean performed in nightclubs and concert stages and appeared in film and TV productions. Such is his popularity that his songs continue to be featured across popular culture.

 10 Anita Baker

Anita Baker
6
Famous As: R&B Singer
Birthdate: January 26, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 11 Tyler Joseph

Tyler Joseph
11
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 1, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Tyler Joseph is an American musician, rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is credited with forming the popular musical duo Twenty One Pilots, for which he serves as the frontman. He has several awards under his belt, including a Grammy Award, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, and iHeartRadio Music Awards.

 12 Chrissie Hynde

Chrissie Hynde
5
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 7, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Chrissie Hynde, founding member, guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter of the rock band The Pretenders, previously performed with The Frenchies. A follower of Vaishnavism and the hippie counterculture, Hynde is also a staunch vegetarian, fights for animal rights, and once owned a vegan restaurant. She has also authored an autobiography.

 13 Jim Cummings

Jim Cummings
5
Famous As: Actor, Dub actor, Singer
Birthdate: November 3, 1952
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 14 Maynard James Keenan

Maynard James Keenan
5
Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: April 17, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries

 15 Dorothy Dandridge

Dorothy Dandridge
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 9, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: September 8, 1965

Actress, singer, and dancer Dorothy Dandridge was one of the earliest African-American women stars to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress. Incredibly successful in her career, she was recognized with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As a singer, she used to perform in night clubs. Unfortunately, she died under mysterious circumstances at 42.

 16 Macy Gray

Macy Gray
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 6, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo

 17 Miss Mulatto

Miss Mulatto
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: December 22, 1998
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Miss Mulatto is an American rapper who launched her career after competing in a reality TV series titled The Rap Game. Apart from releasing mixtapes, extended plays, and singles, Miss Mulatto also owns a store called Pittstop Clothing in Georgia.

 18 Marilyn Manson

Marilyn Manson
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Famous As: Lead Singer of the 'Marilyn Manson' Band
Birthdate: January 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Singer Marilyn Manson, whose name is a juxtaposition of the names of actress, Marilyn Monroe, and serial murderer, Charles Manson, is considered a controversial figure because of the anti-Christian messages in his songs. He leans towards the social Darwinist theory. Mechanical Animals is his most successful album to date. He has also dabbled in acting and has done some movies.

 19 Andy Biersack

Andy Biersack
3
Famous As: Singer/Pianist
Birthdate: December 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Andy Biersack is an American pianist and singer-songwriter. He is credited with founding a rock band named Black Veil Brides where he also serves as the lead vocalist. In 2011, Biersack was mentioned in Revolver magazine's 100 Greatest Living Rock Stars list. In 2012, he was ranked fourth in Kerrang magazine's 50 Greatest Rock Stars in the World Today list.

 20 Boz Scaggs

Boz Scaggs
3
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 8, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini

 21 David Allan Coe

David Allan Coe
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer
Birthdate: September 6, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo

David Allan Coe is a singer-songwriter who played a major role in the prosperity of the '1970s' outlaw country scene. Coe, who initially gained prominence for busking, had spent his early life in prisons and reform schools. He then came up with hit songs like Take This Job and Shove It, which inspired the 1981 film of the same name.

 22 Bobby Bare

Bobby Bare
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 7, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries

 23 Benjamin Orr

Benjamin Orr
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: October 4, 2000

 24 Bootsy Collins

Bootsy Collins
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: October 26, 1951
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 25 Joel Grey

Joel Grey
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Dancer
Birthdate: April 11, 1932
Sun Sign: Aries

Joel Grey is an American actor, dancer, singer, photographer, and director. He is best known for his portrayal of the Master of Ceremonies in the popular musical Cabaret, for which he won the 1967 Tony Award. He then reprised his role in the 1972 film adaptation, winning an Academy Award and a British Academy Film Award for his performance.

 26 Bobby Womack

Bobby Womack
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 4, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: June 27, 2014

Bobby Womack began his career with his family band The Valentinos, after gaining a record deal with The Soul Stirrers singer Sam Cooke. He later began a solo career and became famous for tracks such as Lookin’ for a Love. He also contributed to the soundtrack of Across 110th Street.

 27 James Ingram

James Ingram
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 29, 2019

 28 Doris Day

Doris Day
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: April 3, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 13, 2019
Doris Day began her career singing with the Les Brown Band and as a solo artist. As an actor, she delivered many hits with Rock Hudson, including Pillow Talk, which earned her an Academy Award nomination. She is remembered as a legend from the Golden Age of Hollywood.

 29 George Chakiris

George Chakiris
3
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: September 16, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
George Chakiris is best known for his Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning performance as Bernardo Nuñez in the musical drama film West Side Story. He has also been part of series such as Dallas, Superboy, Santa Barbara, and Murder, She Wrote. He owns a brand of handmade sterling silver jewelry.

 30 Al Jardine

Al Jardine
3
Famous As: Musician, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Pianist, Record producer
Birthdate: September 3, 1942
Sun Sign: Virgo
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 31 Kim Deal

Kim Deal
7
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 10, 1961
Sun Sign: Gemini

 32 Mark Mothersbaugh

Mark Mothersbaugh
3
Famous As: Composer, Singer
Birthdate: May 18, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus

 33 Robin Meade

Robin Meade
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Famous As: Journalists
Birthdate: April 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus

 34 Bizzy Bone

Bizzy Bone
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: September 12, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo

 35 Jake Abel

Jake Abel
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 18, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 36 Ronald Isley

Ronald Isley
3
Famous As: Recording artist
Birthdate: May 21, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini

 37 Dan Auerbach

Dan Auerbach
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Famous As: Singer, Musician, Guitarist
Birthdate: May 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus

 38 Eric Carmen

Eric Carmen
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 11, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo

 39 Kathleen Battle

Kathleen Battle
11
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 13, 1948
Sun Sign: Leo

 40 Screamin' Jay Hawkins

Screamin' Jay Hawkins
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: July 18, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: February 12, 2000

 41 Marty Balin

Marty Balin
3
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: January 30, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: September 27, 2018

 42 Johnny Paycheck

Johnny Paycheck
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 31, 1938
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: February 19, 2003

 43 Traci Lords

Traci Lords
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 7, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus

Traci Lords' journey as the most sought-after pornographic actress to a mainstream actress in Hollywood has been very inspirational. She then went on to establish herself as a singer, writer, and fashion model. She has also voiced her support for the LGBT community and has worked towards encouraging homeless teens and runaways get off the streets.

 44 Scott Walker

Scott Walker
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: March 22, 2019

 45 Roger Troutman

Roger Troutman
5
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: November 29, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 25, 1999

 46 Tom Scholz

Tom Scholz
4
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: March 10, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces

 47 Marc Cohn

Marc Cohn
3
Famous As: Rock singer
Birthdate: July 5, 1959
Sun Sign: Cancer

 48 John Popper

John Popper
3
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: March 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries

 49 Utah Phillips

Utah Phillips
3
Famous As: Former folk singer known for Goodnight-Loving Trail and Daddy, What's a Train?
Birthdate: May 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: May 23, 2008

 50 Drew Lachey

Drew Lachey
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo