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Musicians Born in 1987

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 2 Syesha Mercado, American singer
  • Jan 8 Cynthia Erivo, British actress and singer-songwriter, born in London, England
  • Jan 9 Paolo Nutini, Scottish singer & songwriter, born in Paisley, United Kingdom
  • Jan 15 Aria C Jalali, American musician
  • Jan 23 Felicia Brandström, Swedish singer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Jan 27 Katy Rose, American pop singer
  • Jan 31 Tyler Hubbard, American country musician (Florida Georgia Line), born in Monroe, Georgia
  • Jan 31 Marcus Mumford, British singer-songwriter (Mumford and Sons), born in Orange County, California
  • Feb 5 Darren Criss, American actor & singer-songwriter (Glee, The Assassination of Gianni Versace), born in San Francisco, California
  • Feb 10 Choi Si Won, Korean singer (Super Junior), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Feb 14 Julia Savicheva, Russian singer, born in Kurgan, Russia
  • Feb 24 Chieko Kawabe, Japanese singer, model and actress
  • Feb 25 Eva Avila, Canadian singer
  • Feb 26 Juliet Simms, American singer & songwriter (Automatic Loveletter), born in San Francisco, California
  • Mar 1 Sammie Bush, Boyton Beach Florida, American R&B singer ("I Like It")

Person of interestKesha

Mar 1 Kesha [Rose Sebert], American pop singer (Tik Tok), born in Los Angeles, California

Singer-Songwriter Kesha
Singer-Songwriter
Kesha

  • Mar 9 Lil' Bow Wow [Shad Gregory Moss], American rapper and actor (Beware of Dogs), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Mar 11 Tomethy Furse, British bassist (The Horrors)
  • Mar 26 Yui, Japanese musician
  • Apr 3 Julie Sokolow, American film director and musician, born in Holmdel, New Jersey
  • Apr 9 Jesse McCartney, American actor and singer, born in Ardsley, New York
  • Apr 10 Hayley Westenra, New Zealand soprano and UNICEF ambassador, born in Christchurch, New Zealand

Person of interestJoss Stone

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

Singer Joss Stone
Singer
Joss Stone
  • Apr 12 Brendon Urie, American musician (Panic! at the Disco), born in St. George, Utah
  • Apr 16 Milton J Cross, American TV announcer (Met Opera Auditions of the Air), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 16 Neil Haskell, American contemporary dancer (SYTYCD season 3 finalist), born in Clarence Center, New York
  • Apr 18 Sandra Lyng Haugen, Norwegian singer (Play My Drum), born in Mosjøen, Norway
  • May 2 Nana Kitade, Japanese singer and songwriter, born in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
  • May 4 Anjeza Shahini, Albanian singer (The Image of You), born in Tirana, Albania
  • May 5 Marija Šestić, Bosnian singer (Rijeka bez imena), born in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia
  • May 15 Jennylyn Mercado, Filipina actress and singer
  • May 24 Dominika Kasprzycka, Polish singer, born in Skarżysko-Kamienna, Poland
  • Jun 1 Mike Protich, American rock musician (Red Sun Rising),
  • Jun 2 Darin Zanyar, Swedish Singer
  • Jun 3 Lalaine, American actress and singer
  • Jun 6 Kyle Falconer, Scottish musician

  • Jun 11 TiA, Japanese R&B singer (Ryuusei), born in Yokohama, Japan

Person of interestDiana DeGarmo

Jun 16 Diana DeGarmo, American singer (American Idol) and actress (The Young and the Restless), born in Birmingham, Alabama

  • Jun 16 Ali Stroker, American actress and singer, first actress to appear in a wheelchair on Broadway and win a Tony award, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey

Person of interestKendrick Lamar

Jun 17 Kendrick Lamar, American hip hop singer-songwriter (Damn), born in Compton, California

Singer-songwriter, Music Producer Kendrick Lamar
Singer-songwriter, Music Producer
Kendrick Lamar
  • Jun 21 Kim Ryeowook, Korean pop singer
  • Jul 6 Kate Nash, English singer/songwriter
  • Jul 11 Shigeaki Kato, Japanese idol singer (NEWS)
  • Jul 20 Brent Wilson, former bassist for Panic At The Disco
  • Jul 20 Nicola Benedetti, Scottish classical violinist, born in West Kilbride, North Ayrshire
  • Jul 29 Sabra Johnson, American dancer
  • Aug 19 Anaïs Lameche, Swedish singer (Play)
  • Aug 21 Kim Kibum, South Korean actor and singer, one of the member of Korean boy band Super Junior, born in Seoul
  • Aug 23 Nikki Gil, Filipina actress, host and singer, born in Manila, Phillipines
  • Aug 25 Liu Yifei, Chinese actress and singer, born in Wuhan, China
  • Aug 25 Luka Šulić, Slovenian-Croatian cellist (2Cellos), born in Maribor, Slovenia
  • Sep 1 Daniel "Dann" Hume, New Zealand musician (Evermore), born in Feilding, New Zealand
  • Sep 2 Spencer Smith, American musician (Panic at the Disco)
  • Sep 6 Ramiele Malubay, Filipino-American singer, born in Dammam, Saudi Arabia
  • Sep 16 Travis Wall, American dancer and choreographer, born in Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Sep 18 Jinkx Monsoon [Jerick Hoffer], American drag queen, actor and singer (RuPaul's Drag Race season 5 winner), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Sep 20 Jack Lawless, American drummer for the Jonas Brothers
  • Sep 26 Rosie Munter, Swedish singer (Play), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Person of interestHilary Duff

Sep 28 Hilary Duff, actress and singer (Lizzie McGuire), born in Houston, Texas

Actress/Singer Hilary Duff
Actress/Singer
Hilary Duff
  • Sep 30 Denise Laurel, Filipine actress and singer
  • Sep 30 Aida Garifullina, Russian soprano (Operalia 2013), born in Kazan, Russia
  • Oct 1 Hiroki Aiba, Japanese actor, singer
  • Oct 8 Aya Hirano, Japanese voice actress and singer, born in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
  • Oct 18 Zac Efron, American actor (High School Musical, 17 Again), born in San Luis Obispo, California,
  • Oct 23 Faye Hamlin, Swedish singer (Play)
  • Oct 28 Frank Ocean [Christopher Breaux], American singer-songwriter (Thinkin Bout You), born in Long Beach, California
  • Oct 29 Makoto Ogawa, Japanese singer
  • Nov 4 T.O.P. [Choi Seung-hyun], Korean singer-songwriter (Big Bang) and actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Nov 5 Kevin Jonas, American guitarist (member of the Jonas Brothers), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • Nov 24 Megan Mullins, American singer
  • Nov 24 Sabi, American pop singer-songwriter (You Make Me Feel...), born in Inglewood, California
  • Nov 30 Dougie Poynter, British singer and bassist (McFly)
  • Dec 2 Teairra Mari, American R&B singer
  • Dec 7 Aaron Carter, American singer and actor
  • Dec 11 Natalia Gordienko, Moldovan singer and dancer, born in Chișinău, Moldova
  • Dec 18 Ayaka, Japanese singer

About 1987

How Old? 31 or 32 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger (Jan 1 - Jan 28), Rabbit (Jan 29 - Dec 31)