Famous Songwriters in Music History (Part 6)

Events in Music

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Birthdays 501 - 600 of 607

  • 1978-03-03 Jeff Hanson, American singer-songwriter, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2009)
  • 1978-04-15 Luis Fonsi [Luis López-Cepero] Puerto Rican singer-songwriter (Despacito), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-05-16 David Ford, English singer/songwriter
  • 1978-05-26 Phil Elverum, American singer-songwriter
  • 1978-06-03 Lyfe Jennings, R&B singer and song-writer
  • 1978-07-04 Stephen McNally, British singer and songwriter (BBMak)
  • 1978-07-28 Hitomi Yaida, Japanese singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Toyonaka, Osaka
  • 1978-11-20 Ryan Leslie, American singer/songwriter
  • 1978-12-01 Mat Kearney, American singer and songwriter
  • 1978-12-02 Nelly Furtado, Canadian singer and songwriter
  • 1978-12-28 John Legend [John R Stephens], American musician, producer, songwriter and actor (La La Land, Django Unchained), born in Springfield, Ohio
  • 1979-04-11 Nazanin Afshin-Jam, Miss World Canada 2003, Singer/Songwriter, Human Rights Activist
  • 1979-04-26 Ariane Moffatt, Quebec singer and songwriter
  • 1979-06-10 Lee Brice, American country singer and songwriter (Love Like Crazy, Hard to Love), born in Sumter, South Carolina
  • 1979-09-30 Vince Chong, Malaysian singer-songwriter
  • 1979-10-18 Ne-Yo [Shaffer Chimere Smith, Jr], Camden, Arkansas, American pop and R&B singer and songwriter
  • 1979-11-05 Mihalis Hatzigiannis, Greek-Cypriot songwriter and singer
  • 1979-11-25 Thea Gilmore, British songwriter
  • 1979-12-17 Ryan Key, American musician and songwriter (Yellowcard)
  • 1980-02-15 Conor Oberst, American singer and songwriter (Bright Eyes)
  • 1980-02-18 Regina Spektor, Russian-born singer and songwriter
  • 1980-03-30 Yalin, Turkish singer and songwriter
  • 1980-04-09 Clueso, German singer, rapper, songwriter and producer
  • 1980-05-01 Zaz [Isabelle Geffroy], French singer-songwriter (Je veux), born in Tours, France
  • 1980-06-18 Ivana Wong, Hong Kong singer and songwriter
  • 1980-07-10 Alejandro Millán, Mexican singer and songwriter
  • 1980-08-12 Jade Villalon, American singer/songwriter
  • 1980-08-16 Vanessa Carlton, American singer/songwriter
  • 1980-08-19 Darius Danesh, Scottish singer-songwriter & actor
  • 1980-09-19 Sara Quin, Canadian singer/songwriter (Tegan and Sara)
  • 1980-09-19 Tegan Quin, Canadian singer/songwriter (Tegan and Sara)
  • 1980-11-18 Dustin Kensrue, American Singer/Songwriter (Thrice)
  • 1981-01-21 Alex Ubago, Spanish-Basque singer-songwriter

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1981-01-25 Alicia Keys [Cook], singer-songwriter (Fallin, Where Do We Go From Here), born in New York City

Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys

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1981-01-31 Justin Timberlake, singer-songwriter and actor (Sexyback, My Love), born in Memphis, Tennessee

Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake
  • 1981-02-09 James Owen Sullivan [The Rev], Huntington Beach California, drummer and songwriter (Avenged Sevenfold) (d.2009)
  • 1981-05-28 Adam Green, American singer and songwriter
  • 1981-05-30 Devendra Banhart, American singer and songwriter
  • 1981-06-01 Brandi Carlile, American singer and songwriter
  • 1981-06-16 Ben Kweller, American singer/songwriter
  • 1981-07-12 Adrienne Camp, South African singer/songwriter
  • 1981-07-21 Paloma Faith, English singer, songwriter and actress, born in Hackney, London, England
  • 1981-08-08 Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer and songwriter
  • 1981-09-25 Shane Tutmarc, American songwriter and musician
  • 1981-10-31 Jon Crocker, American songwriter
  • 1981-12-13 Amy Lee, American singer/songwriter (Evanescence)
  • 1982-03-31 Lennon Murphy, American rock singer/songwriter
  • 1982-05-04 Hector King, Mexican singer-songwriter
  • 1982-06-16 Matt Costa, American singer/songwriter
  • 1982-09-03 Andrew McMahon, American singer and songwriter
  • 1982-09-09 Ai Otsuka, Japanese singer and songwriter
  • 1982-09-29 Rob Smith, Irish musician and songwriter
  • 1982-10-27 Keri Hilson, American singer, songwriter
  • 1982-11-08 Sam Sparro, Australian producer, songwriter, performer, former child actor
  • 1982-12-13 Anthony Callea, Australian singer/songwriter
  • 1982-12-25 Shystie, British rapper-songwriter
  • 1983-01-19 Hikaru Utada, American-born Japanese singer and songwriter
  • 1983-03-01 Elan Sara DeFan, Mexican singer-songwriter
  • 1983-03-30 Scott Moffatt, Canadian singer and songwriter
  • 1983-07-11 Peter Cincotti, American singer songwriter
  • 1983-08-19 Missy Higgins, Australian singer-songwriter
  • 1983-09-27 Travis MacRae, Canadian singer-songwriter
  • 1983-11-25 Kirsty Crawford, Scottish singer/songwriter
  • 1984-03-30 Anna Nalick, American singer and songwriter.
  • 1984-04-06 Max Bemis, American musician/songwriter
  • 1984-05-25 Marion Raven, Norwegian singer-songwriter (M2M)
  • 1984-06-09 Kaleth Morales, Colombian singer and songwriter (d. 2005)

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1984-09-27 Avril Lavigne, Canadian singer-songwriter (Complicated, Sk8er Boi), born in Belleville, Ontario

Pop Singer and Songwriter Avril Lavigne
Pop Singer and Songwriter
Avril Lavigne
  • 1985-03-10 Casey Dienel, American singer-songwriter

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1985-05-02 Lily Allen, English singer-songwriter (It's Not Me, It's You) and TV presenter (Lily Allen and Friends), born in London

Recording Artist & Fashion Designer Lily Allen
Recording Artist & Fashion Designer
Lily Allen
  • 1985-05-28 Colbie Caillat, American folk singer-songwriter
  • 1985-06-11 Josh Ramsay, Canada, singer-songwriter (Marianas Trench)
  • 1985-06-21 Lana Del Rey, American singer-songwriter (Born to Die, Ultraviolence), and model (H&M), born in NYC, New York
  • 1986-01-30 Sam Duckworth, British singer-songwriter

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1986-03-28 Lady Gaga [Stefani Germanotta], American singer-songwriter (Bad Romance), born in New York City

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga
  • 1986-04-28 George Nozuka, Canadian Singer/Songwriter

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1986-08-19 Christina Perri, American singer-songwriter (So You Think You Can Dance), born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Singer-Songwriter Christina Perri
Christina Perri
  • 1986-11-15 Jeffree Star, American model, fashion designer, make-up artist and singer-songwriter
  • 1987-01-09 Paolo Nutini, Scottish singer/songwriter

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1987-04-11 Joss Stone, English singer-songwriter (The Soul Sessions), born in Dover, Kent

Singer Joss Stone
Joss Stone
  • 1987-07-06 Kate Nash, English singer/songwriter
  • 1987-10-28 Frank Ocean [Christopher Breaux], American singer-songwriter (Thinkin Bout You), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1987-11-04 T.O.P. [Choi Seung-hyun], Korean singer-songwriter (Big Bang) and actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1987-11-24 Sabi, American pop singer-songwriter (You Make Me Feel...), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1988-01-18 Ronnie Day [Ronald Guglielmone Jr.], American singer-songwriter (Nine Sleepless Nights), born in Redwood City, California

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1988-02-20 Rihanna [Robyn Rihanna Fenty], Barbadian singer-songwriter (Umbrella, We Found Love, Diamonds), born in Saint Michael, Barbados

Singer Rihanna
  • 1988-02-28 Markéta Irglová, Czech songwriter and actress
  • 1988-05-05 Skye Sweetnam, Canadian singer and songwriter
  • 1988-08-21 Louise Setara, English singer and songwriter, born in Reading, England
  • 1988-09-29 Justin Nozuka, singer/songwriter
  • 1988-12-01 Tyler Joseph, American singer-songwriter (Twenty One Pilots), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1989-08-15 Belinda [Belinda Peregrín Schüll], Mexican singer, songwriter and actress, born in Madrid, Spain

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1989-12-13 Taylor Swift, American singer/songwriter (Our Song), born in Reading, Pennsylvania

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
  • 1990-02-01 Laura Marling, British singer-songwriter
  • 1990-02-16 The Weeknd [Abel Makkonen Tesfaye], Canadian singer-songwriter (Beauty Behind the Madness), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1991-02-17 Edward (Ed) Sheeran, Halifax England, singer-songwriter
  • 1992-05-19 Sam Smith, English singer-songwriter (Stay with Me), born in London
  • 1992-08-20 Demi Lovato, American actress (Camp Rock) and singer/songwriter (Unbroken), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1992-08-21 Brad Kavanagh, English songwriter and actor (House of Anubis-Fabian Rutter), born in Whitehaven, Cumbria, England
  • 1992-08-29 Mallu Magalhães, Brazilian singer-songwriter

Weddings in Music

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