Singers in History (Part 21)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 3,977

  • 1955-12-04 Brian Prout, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in Troy, New York
  • 1955-12-04 Cassandra Wilson, jazz singer
  • 1955-12-06 Bill Lloyd, Bowling Green Ky, singer (Foster & Lloyd-Crazy Over You)
  • 1955-12-06 Tish Hinojosa, country singer (Something in the Rain), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1955-12-20 Ed Kuepper, German/Australian, singer/songwriter (Saints)
  • 1956-01-10 Shawn Colvin, American country folk singer-songwriter (Sunny Came Home), born in Vermillion, South Dakota
  • 1956-01-11 Robert Earl Keen, American singer
  • 1956-01-14 Étienne Daho, French singer and songwriter
  • 1956-01-14 Ben Heppner, Canadian singer
  • 1956-01-18 George Mark Collie, American country singer (Another Old Soldier), born in Waynesboro Tennessee
  • 1956-01-19 Carman Licciardello, American Christian singer
  • 1956-01-24 Hanne Krogh, Norwegian singer (Bobbysocks)
  • 1956-01-24 Lounès Matoub, a famous Berber Kabyle singer (d. 1998)
  • 1956-01-26 Lisa Boray, [Schulte Nordholt], Dutch singer (Lovers Until the End)
  • 1956-02-11 H.R. [Paul D. Hudson], British-American singer (Bad Brains), born in London, England
  • 1956-02-18 Ted Gärdestad, Swedish singer (d. 1997)
  • 1956-02-19 Dave Wakeling, rock singer/guitarist
  • 1956-02-26 Keisuke Kuwata, Japanese singer
  • 1956-03-05 Teena Marie, American singer
  • 1956-03-26 Charly McClain, country singer (Radio Heart), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • 1956-04-03 Miguel Bose, Panamanian-born Spanish singer and actor (El Avaro, Queen Margot), born in Panama City
  • 1956-04-12 Herbert Grönemeyer, German singer
  • 1956-04-28 Jimmy Barnes [James Swan], Australian singer-songwriter (For the Working Class Man), born in Glasgow
  • 1956-04-29 Ketil Stokkan, Norwegian singer
  • 1956-05-04 Sharon Jones, soul singer (Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings), born in Augusta, Georgia (d. 2016)
  • 1956-05-25 Sugar Minott, Jamaican singer
  • 1956-05-29 LaToya Jackson, American singer/model (If You Feel the Funk)/posed for Playboy, born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1956-05-31 Bart van Poppel, Dutch bassist/guitarist/singer (Tambourine)
  • 1956-06-01 Lisa Hartman Black, American singer/actress (Tabitha, Knots Landing), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1956-06-05 Richard Butler, English singer (Psychedelic Furs)
  • 1956-06-19 Doug Stone, American singer

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1956-06-26 Chris Isaak, American rock singer-songwriter (Wicked Game), born in Stockton, California

Singer Chris Isaak
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Chris Isaak
  • 1956-06-30 Ronald Winans, gospel singer (Winans)
  • 1956-07-06 John Jorgenson, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1956-07-18 Audrey Landers [Hamburg], American actress/singer (Dallas, Chorus Line), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1956-07-29 Patti Scialfa, American singer (As Long as I Can Be), wife to Bruce Springsteen, born in Deal, New Jersey
  • 1956-08-02 Isabel Pantoja, Spanish spanish singer (Genio y Figura)
  • 1956-08-05 Ferdi Bolland, Dutch singer/guitarist (Bolland & Bolland)
  • 1956-08-08 David Grant, Jamaica, singer/songwriter (Stop & Go, Heaven Knows)
  • 1956-08-29 GG Allin, American rock singer (d. 1993)
  • 1956-09-04 Blackie Lawless, American musician, lead singer in W.A.S.P.
  • 1956-09-15 Jaki Graham, British R&B singer-songwriter, born in Birmingham
  • 1956-09-15 Maggie Reilly, Scottish folk singer
  • 1956-09-22 Debby Boone, American singer (You Light Up My Life), born in Hackensack, New Jersey
  • 1956-09-22 Masayuki Suzuki, Japanese singer (Rats & Star)
  • 1956-09-23 June Forester, country singer (Forester Sister-Men), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 1956-10-02 Freddie Jackson, US R&B singer/songwriter (Rock Me Tonight)
  • 1956-10-12 David Vanian, British singer (The Damned), born in Hemel Hempstead, England
  • 1956-10-23 Dwight Yoakam, country singer (Honky Tonk Man), born in Pikeville, Kentucky
  • 1956-10-26 Rita Wilson, American actress and singer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-10-28 Dave Wyndorf, American singer (Monster Magnet)
  • 1956-11-07 Denise Jannah, [Zeefuik], Suriname jazz singer (Farmer's Market)
  • 1956-11-11 Billy Smith, Reidsville NC, country singer (Billy & Terry Smith)
  • 1956-11-22 Lawrence Gowan, Canadian singer (Styx)
  • 1956-11-28 Kristine Arnold, American singer (Sweethearts of Rodeo-Midnight Girl), born in Torrance, California
  • 1956-12-01 Julee Cruise, American singer and actress
  • 1956-12-09 Sylvia, Kokomo Indiana, country singer (Nobody)
  • 1956-12-13 Majida El Roumi, Lebanese singer
  • 1956-12-21 Lee Roy Parnell, country singer (Oughta be a Law), born in Abilene, Texas
  • 1956-12-30 Suzy Bogguss, singer (I Want to be a Cowboy's Sweetheart), born in Aledo, Illinois
  • 1957-01-04 Patty Loveless, [Ramey], singer (Blue Side of Town), born in Pikeville, Kentucky
  • 1957-01-29 Irlene Mandrell, country singer (Mandrell Sisters), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • 1957-01-29 Jac Bico, Dutch guitarist/singer (Tambourine)
  • 1957-03-11 Cheryl Lynn, American singer
  • 1957-03-12 Marlon D Jackson, singer (Jackson 5-Maybe Tomorrow), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1957-03-22 Stephanie Mills, singer/actress (Wiz)
  • 1957-04-04 Ali El Haggar, Egyptian singer and actor
  • 1957-04-07 Simon Climie, English singer-songwriter and producer (Climie Fisher - Love Changes), born in London
  • 1957-04-09 Ednita Nazario, Ponce PR, spanish singer
  • 1957-04-12 Vince Gill, country singer (When I Call Your Name), born in Norman, Oklahoma
  • 1957-04-20 Richenel, [Hubertus R Baars], singer/performer (Turn My Page)
  • 1957-04-28 Wilma Landkroon, Dutch singer
  • 1957-05-03 Cactus Moser, Montrose Co, country singer (Highway 101-Cry Cry Cry)
  • 1957-05-23 Jimmy McShane, singer (Baltimora-Tarzan Boy), born in Derry, Northern Ireland (d. 1995)
  • 1957-06-06 Junior [Norman Giscombe], British R&B singer (Mama Used to Say), born in London, Endland
  • 1957-06-17 Martin Dillon, American opera singer (d. 2005)
  • 1957-06-23 Lee John, [John L Mcgregor], English singer/actor (Body Talk)
  • 1957-07-03 Laura Branigan, American singer-songwriter (Gloria), born in Mount Kisco, New York (d. 2004)
  • 1957-07-11 Peter Murphy, English singer and musician (Bauhaus), born in Northamptonshire, England
  • 1957-07-24 Pam Tillis, American country singer (Melancholy Child), born in Plant City, Florida
  • 1957-07-25 Roger Clinton, singer, President Clinton's half-brother
  • 1957-08-22 Holly Dunn, country singer (Daddy's Hands), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 2016)
  • 1957-08-24 Jeffrey Daniel, American dancer and singer (Shalamar), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-08-26 Dr. Alban, Nigerian-Swedish singer

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1957-09-01 Gloria Estefan [Fajardo], Cuban-American singer (Miami Sound Machine-Conga), born in Havana, Cuba

  • 1957-09-06 "Curley" Joe Smyth, Westbrook Me, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
  • 1957-09-06 Paul Lewis Harrhy, actor/opera singer (Intelligence Park)
  • 1957-09-07 Margot Chapman, American singer (Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1957-09-10 Carol Decker, UK singer (T'Pau-Heart & Soul)

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1957-09-22 Nick Cave, Australian singer-songwriter (Bad Seeds-Murder Ballads), born in Warracknabeal, Victoria

Singer/Songwriter Nick Cave
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Nick Cave
  • 1957-09-23 Kumar Sanu, Indian playback singer
  • 1957-09-29 Mari Wilson, British singer
  • 1957-09-29 Sokratis Malamas, Greek singer and composer
  • 1957-10-20 Susanna Haavisto, Finnish actress and singer
  • 1957-10-21 Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
  • 1957-10-31 Brian Stokes Mitchell, American singer and actor, born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1957-11-01 Lyle Lovett, country singer (God Will, Joshua Judges Ruth), born in Klein, Texas
  • 1957-11-01 Carlos Paião, Portuguese singer (d. 1988)
  • 1957-11-06 Siobhán McCarthy, Irish singer and actress (Roisin Connor-Bad Girls), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1957-11-06 Lori Singer, American actress (Fame, V, Footloose), born in Corpus Christi, Texas

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music