Musicians Born in 1986

  • Jan 2 Trombone Shorty [Troy Andrews], American jazz musician and producer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jan 3 Lloyd [Polite], American R&B singer ("Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)"; "You"), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jan 5 Teppei Koike, Japanese actor & singer, born in Osaka Prefecture, Japan
  • Jan 6 Alex Turner, English musician (Arctic Monkeys), born in High Green, Sheffield
  • Jan 18 Maarja Roxx [Kivi], Estonian hard rock singer and bassist (Vanilla Ninja - "When Indians Cry"; solo - "Could You"), born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • Jan 20 Kevin Parker, Australian singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer (Tame Impala - The Slow Rush), born in Sydney
  • Jan 21 "Coffin" Joe [Spurgeon], British rock drummer (The Horrors), born in Clare, England
  • Jan 26 Matt Heafy, American-Japanese musician (Trivium), born in Iwakuni, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan
  • Jan 30 Sam Duckworth, British singer-songwriter, born in Essex, England
  • Feb 8 Anderson Paak [Brandon Paak Anderson], American singer-songwriter and rapper ("Leave the Door Open"), born in Oxnard, California
  • Feb 11 Bruno Vlahek, Croatian concert pianist and contemporary classical composer, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • Feb 19 Maria Mena, Norwegian pop-folk singer-songwriter ("Hold Me"; "You're The Only One"), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Feb 21 Charlotte Church, Welsh singer-songwriter ("Just Wave Hello"), born in Llandaff, Wales
  • Feb 23 Kazuya Kamenashi, Japanese pop star (KAT-TUN), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Feb 23 Skylar Grey [Holly Brook], American songwriter, and singer, born in Mazomanie, Wisconsin
  • Feb 25 Danny Saucedo [Grzechowski], Swedish pop singer-songwriter ("Play It for the Girls"; E.M.D. - "Jennie Let Me Love You"), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Feb 26 Crystal Kay, Japanese pop, R&B, and dance music singer, born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Feb 28 Alex Tanas, Canadian pop-reggae drummer (Magic! -"Rude"), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 3 Stacie Orrico, American singer (Stuck), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Mar 12 Danny Jones, English singer (McFly), born in Bolton
  • Mar 17 Olesya Rulin, Russian-American actress (High School Musical), born in Moscow, Soviet Union
  • Mar 18 Li Lykke [Zachrisson], Swedish pop-electronic singer-songwriter ("I Follow Rivers"), born in Ystad, Sweden
  • Mar 20 Dean Geyer, South African-Australian singer-songwriter (Australian Idol), and actor (Neighbours; Glee), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Mar 28 J-Kwon [Jerrell Jones], American rapper (Tipsy), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Lady GagaLady Gaga (37 years old)

Mar 28 American singer-songwriter and actress (Bad Romance; A Star is Born), born in NYC, New York

  • Mar 30 Beni [Arashiro], Japanese-American R&B singer ("Kiss, Kiss, Kiss"), born in Okinawa, Japan
  • Mar 31 Cveta Majtanović, Serbian singer, winner of Pop Idol
  • Apr 1 Hillary Scott, American singer and songwriter (Lady A), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Apr 8 Erika Sawajiri, Japanese actress, model and singer, born in Nerima, Tokyo, Japan
  • Apr 9 Brian Larsen, American musician and record producer, born in Laurel, Maryland
  • Apr 27 Elena Risteska, Macedonian pop singer and songwriter (Ninanalna; Million Dollar Player), born in Skopje, Macedonia, Yugoslavia (now North Macedonia)
  • Apr 28 George [Nozuka], Canadian-Japanese R&B singer-songwriter ("Talk To Me"), born in New York City
  • May 5 Théo Ceccaldi, French jazz violinist, viola player, and composer, (Tricollectif), born in Pithiviers, France
  • May 6 Cindy Daniel, Québécois singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • May 7 Frances Quinlan, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hop Along; Likewise), born in New Jersey
  • May 7 Matt Helders, English musician and drummer (Arctic Monkeys), born in Sheffield, England
  • May 18 Adam Bałdych, Polish jazz violinist, contemporary classical composer, and music producer, born in Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland
  • May 20 Yolanda "LaLa" Brown, American R&B singer ("S.E.X"), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2007)
  • May 21 Myra [Quintana], Mexican-American pop singer ("Miracles Happen (When You Believe)"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 24 Mark Ballas, American professional dancer (Dancing with the Stars), born in Houston, Texas
  • May 29 Valy Hedjasi, Afghan pop singer, born in Maschhad, Iran
  • May 31 Sopho Khalvashi, Georgian pop-electronic singer, born in Batumi, Adjara, Georgian SSR
  • May 31 Waka Flocka Flame [Juaquin Malphurs], American rapper (O Lets Do It), born in New York City
  • Jun 2 (Zsuzsanna) "ZZ" Ward, American blues-rock and R&B singer-songwriter (Put the Gun Down), born in Abington, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 9 Kary Ng, Hong Kong pop singer (Cookies), and actress, born in British Hong Kong
  • Jun 15 Stjepan Hauser, Croatian cellist (2Cellos), born in Pula, Croatia
  • Jun 24 Solange Knowles, American Grammy Award-winning R&B singer-songwriter ("Cranes In The Sky"'; "I Decided"), and performance artist, born in Houston, Texas
  • Jun 25 Aya Matsuura, Japanese singer, born in Himeji, Hyōgo, Japan
  • Jun 26 Casey Desmond, American pop singer, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jun 27 Drake Bell, American actor (Drake and Josh), musician ("Terrific"), and convict, born in Newport Beach, California
  • Jun 28 Kellie Pickler, American country music singer (Best Days of Your Life), born in Albemarle, North Carolina
  • Jun 29 Austin Drage, English singer (The X Factor), born in London, England
  • Jul 4 Takahisa Masuda, Japanese singer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jul 9 Kiely Williams, American singer and actress (Cheetah Girls), born in Alexandria, Virgina
  • Jul 14 Dan Smith, English singer (Bastille), born in London
  • Jul 17 Dana, Korean singer and actress (TSZX), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jul 21 Diane Guerrero, American actress and singer (Encanto), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Jul 24 Alissa Firsova, Russian-British classical pianist and composer (Tree of Hope; Paradiso), and conductor, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Aug 14 Young Deuces [Rudy Strong], American hip-hop artist, and rapper (Streetz-n-Young Deuce; Son Of A Soldier), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Christina PerriChristina Perri (36 years old)

Aug 19 American singer-songwriter ("Jar Of Hearts"), born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania

  • Aug 23 Neil Cicierega, American cartoonist and musician, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 26 Cassie [Ventura], American singer (Me & U) and actress, born in New London, Connecticut
  • Aug 26 SAINt JHN [Carlos St. John Phillips], Guyanese-American rapper, singer and songwriter (Roses), born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Aug 27 Mario [Barrett], American R&B singer ("Let Me Love You"), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Aug 28 Florence Welch, British blues and swing jazz singer (Florence and the Machine), born in London, England
  • Aug 29 Lea Michele [Sarfati], American actress and singer (Glee), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Aug 30 Ryan Ross, American guitarist and lyricist (Panic at the Disco), born in Las Vegas,Nevada
  • Sep 7 Spectacular Blue Smith, American hip-hop and R&B singer and musician (Pretty Ricky), and social media entrepreneur (Adwizar), born in Miami, Florida
  • Sep 10 Hiroki Uchi, Japanese Idol singer, model and actor, born in Habikino, Japan
  • Sep 12 Emmy Rossum, American actress and singer, born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 14 Ai Takahashi, Japanese singer (Morning Musume), born in Sakai, Fukui Prefecture, Japan
  • Sep 16 Kyla Pratt, American actress and musician (The Proud Family), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 21 Faris Badwan, English vocalist (The Rotters; The Horrors; Cat's Eye), born in Bexley, Kent, England
  • Sep 22 Lido Pimienta, Colombian-Canadian Latin-synth-pop musician, singer, and songwriter (Miss Columbia), born in Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Sep 24 Leah Dizon, American model, singer and Japanese television personality, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Sep 30 Ben Lovett, British folk-rock musician and producer (Mumford & Sons), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Oct 1 Sayaka Kanda, Japanese singer and actress, born in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan
  • Oct 4 Yuridia [Gaxiola], Mexican R&B and Latin pop singer, born in Hermosillo, Mexico
  • Oct 15 Lee Donghae, Korean singer (Super Junior), born in Mokpo, South Korea
  • Oct 16 Inna (Elena Apostoleanu) Romanian electronic-dance music singer-songwriter (Hot; Sun Is Up), born in Mangalia, Romania
  • Oct 21 Christopher Uckermann, Mexican-Swedish actor, and singer in the Latin pop group RBD, born in Mexico City, Mexico

DrakeDrake (36 years old)

Oct 24 Canadian actor and rapper (Hotline Bling), born in Toronto, Ontario

  • Oct 25 DJ Webstar [Troy Ryan], American disc jockey and record producer (Chicken Noodle Soup), born in Harlem, New York City
  • Oct 26 Schoolboy Q [Quincy Hanley), American rap artist (Oxymoron), born in Wiesbaden, West Germany
  • Nov 2 Erika Jo, American country music singer, born in Angleton, Texas
  • Nov 4 Alexz Johnson, Canadian singer and actress, born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • Nov 5 BoA [Kwon Boa], South Korean singer, born in Gyeonggi-do
  • Nov 6 Ben Rector, American folk-Americana singer-songwriter (Brand New), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Nov 7 Andy Hull, American singer-songwriter, and guitarist (Manchester Orchestra - "The Gold"), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Jon BatisteJon Batiste (36 years old)

Nov 11 American jazz pianist, singer-songwriter, bandleader (Stay Human; The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, 2015-22), and film score composer (Soul), born in Metairie, Louisiana

  • Nov 12 Evan Yo [Tsai Min-you], Taiwanese Mando-pop singer, born in Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
  • Nov 13 Miho Hazama, Japanese jazz keyboardist, composer, and bandleader, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Nov 20 Aaron Yan, Taiwanese singer and actor, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Nov 20 Jared Followill, American alternative-rock bassist (Kings of Leon -"Use Somebody"), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Nov 20 Oliver "Oli" Sykes, British rock vocalist (Bring Me The Horizon - "Drown"; "Medicine"), born in Ashford, England
  • Nov 26 Diego Urbano, Chilean jazz vibraphonist, composer, and bandleader ("Begs the Question’’), born in Santiago, Chile
  • Dec 2 Tal Wilkenfeld, Australian musician (Jeff Beck, Prince), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Dec 8 Kate Voegele, American musician, born in Bay Village, Ohio
  • Dec 10 Natti Nastasha [Natalia Gutiérrez Batista], Dominican singer (Sin Pijama), born in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Dec 24 Edward Southall, British composer, born in Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Dec 27 Metrik [Tom Mundell], British electronic dance music producer and re-mixer ("Freefall"; "Gravity"; “Chasing Sunrise”), born in London, England

Ellie GouldingEllie Goulding (36 years old)

Dec 30 English singer and songwriter ("Lights", "Anything Could Happen"), born in Hereford, England

About 1986

How Old? 36 or 37 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Ox (Feb 20, 1985 - Feb 8, 1986),
Tiger (Feb 9, 1986 - Jan 28, 1987)