Musicians From West Virginia

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West Virginia has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include Brad Douglas Paisley, Kathy Mattea, Will Pan, Jimmy Dickens, Frankie Yankovic and others.
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Brad Douglas Paisley
(Country Music Singer and Songwriter)
Brad Douglas Paisley
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Birthdate: October 28, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio

Brad Douglas Paisley is an American singer-songwriter. One of the most decorated male country music singers of the current generation, Paisley has won multiple American Music Awards, Grammy Awards, Country Music Association Awards, and Academy of Country Music Awards. Brad Paisley is also known for his skills as a guitarist and one particular model of guitar is named after him.

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Kathy Mattea
(Singer-songwriter)
Kathy Mattea
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Birthdate: June 21, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
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Jimmy Dickens
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Birthdate: December 19, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: January 2, 2015
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Frankie Yankovic
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Birthdate: July 28, 1915
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 14, 1998
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Johnnie Johnson
(American musician)
Johnnie Johnson
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Birthdate: July 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 13, 2005
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Will Pan
(Singer-Songwriter)
Will Pan
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Birthdate: August 6, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
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Don Redman
(Musician)
Don Redman
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Birthdate: July 29, 1900
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: November 30, 1964
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Eleanor Steber
(One of the First American Performers to Have Achieved Stardom as an Opera Singer)
Eleanor Steber
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Birthdate: July 17, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: October 3, 1990

Eleanor Steber was an American operatic soprano who is widely regarded as one of the first American performers to have achieved stardom as an opera singer. Although her career was often disrupted by alcoholism and marital discord, Eleanor Steber established herself as a performer of the highest standards. After retiring, she taught music at famous conservatories like the Juilliard School.