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Famous Singers in History (Part 46)

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  • 1980-12-27 Cas Haley, American singer and guitarist
  • 1980-12-30 Kenny Kwan, Hong Kong singer (Boy'z), and actor (Banana Boys), born in The Philippines
  • 1981-01-10 Brian Joo, Korean-American K-pop and R&B singer ("Fly to the Sky"), born in Absecon, New Jersey
  • 1981-01-11 Jamelia Niela Davis, English singer, born in Birmingham, England
  • 1981-01-11 Tom Meighan, British singer (Kasabian), born in Leicester, United Kingdom
  • 1981-01-14 Rosa López, Spanish pop singer, born in Láchar, Spain
  • 1981-01-15 Howie Day, American singer, born in Bangor, Maine
  • 1981-01-17 Ray J [William Ray Norwood Jr.], American singer and actor (Everything You Want), born in McComb, Mississippi
  • 1981-01-21 Gillian Chung Yan-tung, Hong Kong singer (Twins)
  • 1981-01-21 Andy Lee, Korean singer (Shinhwa)
  • 1981-01-22 Willa Ford [Amanda Lee Williford], American pop singer, and actress, born in Ruskin, Florida
  • 1981-01-25 Toše Proeski, Macedonian pop-rock singer, born in Prilep, Macedonia (d. 2007)

Person of interestAlicia Keys

1981-01-25 Alicia Keys [Cook], American pop and R&B singer-songwriter, and pianist ("Girl On Fire"; 'No One"), born in NYC, New York

Singer-Songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys
  • 1981-01-29 Álex Ubago, Spanish-Basque pop-rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (¿Qué pides tú?), born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Álava, Spain

Person of interestJustin Timberlake

1981-01-31 Justin Timberlake, American singer-songwriter ("Can't Stop The Feeling!"; "Sexyback"), and actor (Friends With Benefits) born in Memphis, Tennessee

Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake
  • 1981-02-03 Alisa Reyes, American actress and singer
  • 1981-02-08 Myriam Montemayor Cruz, Mexican singer
  • 1981-02-10 Natasha St-Pier, Canadian pop singer, born in Bathurst, New Brunswick
  • 1981-02-11 Kelly Rowland, American singer, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1981-02-15 Olivia Longott, American hip-hop and R&B singer (G-Unit), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1981-02-19 (Mary) Beth Ditto [Patterson], American rock singer (The Gossip), and actress, born in Judsonia, Arkansas,
  • 1981-02-19 Vitas [Vitaly Grachev], Russian operatic-pop singer (Opera #2), born in Daugavpils, Latvian SSR (now Latvia)

Person of interestJosh Groban

1981-02-27 Josh Groban, American singer ("You Raise Me Up"), born in Los Angeles, California

Singer Josh Groban
Josh Groban
  • 1981-03-03 Kim Yoo-Jin (Eugene), South Korean singer and actress
  • 1981-03-03 Sung Yu Ri, South Korean singer and actress
  • 1981-03-03 Tobias Forge, Swedish heavy metal singer (Ghost), born in Linköping, Sweden
  • 1981-03-04 Carol Banawa, Filipino singer and celebrity
  • 1981-03-04 Donny Tourette [Patrick Brannan], British punk rock singer (Towers of London), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1981-03-11 LeToya Luckett, American singer (ex-Destiny's Child)
  • 1981-03-18 Jang Nara, Korean singer and actress
  • 1981-03-26 Jay Sean [Kamaljit Singh Jhooti], British pop, Bhaṅgṛā, and R&B singer, born in London, England
  • 1981-03-26 Anaïs Mitchell, American singer-songwriter and playwright (Hadestown - 2019 Tony for Best Musical), born in Vermont
  • 1981-03-27 JJ Lin, Chinese singer (Music Voyager), born in Singapore
  • 1981-03-29 Megan Hilty, American actress and singer (Wicked), born in Bellevue, Washington
  • 1981-03-29 P.J. Morton, American singer-songwriter and musician (Maroon 5; Gospel According to PJ), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1981-04-01 Hannah Spearritt, British pop singer (S-Club7), born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
  • 1981-04-05 Mariqueen Maandig (Rezner), Filipino-American singer, songwriter, and musician (How to Destroy Angels; West Indian Girl), born in The Phillippines
  • 1981-04-10 Liz McClarnon, British singer (Atomic Kitten), born in Liverpool
  • 1981-04-17 Hanna Pakarinen, Finnish singer, born in Lappeenranta, Finland
  • 1981-04-26 Caro Emerald [Caroline van der Leeuw], Dutch singer ("On A Night Like This"), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1981-04-27 Fabrizio Faniello, Maltese pop singer ("I'm In Love (The Whistle Hit)": "Somebody Sent Me An Angel"), born in Floriana, Malta
  • 1981-05-01 Daniel Letterle, American actor (Camp), and singer, born on Northfield, Ohio
  • 1981-05-03 Farrah Franklin, American singer (former member of Destiny's Child), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestCraig David

1981-05-05 Craig David, English singer (7 Days, Insomnia), born in Southampton, Hampshire

Singer-songwriter Craig David
Craig David
  • 1981-05-06 Nathan Leone, lead singer of Madina Lake
  • 1981-05-08 Björn Dixgård, Swedish rock guitarist and singer (Mando Daio), born in Falun, Sweden
  • 1981-05-14 Sarbel [Michael Maronitis], British-Cypriot pop singer ("Se Pira Sovara"), born in London, England
  • 1981-05-17 Shiri Maimon, Israeli singer
  • 1981-05-19 Nate Cole, American singer
  • 1981-05-20 Rachel Platten, American singer-songwriter (“Fight Song”), born in New York City
  • 1981-05-21 Maximilian [Max] Mutzke, German singer, born in Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany
  • 1981-05-23 Gwenno Saunders, Welsh dancer and singer (The Pipettes)
  • 1981-05-26 Eda-Ines Etti, Estonian singer
  • 1981-05-26 Irini Merkouri, Greek singer
  • 1981-05-27 Özgür Çevik, Turkish pop singer (Star Academy), and actor, born in Ankara, Turkey
  • 1981-05-28 Adam Green, American anti-folk singer-songwriter, born in Mount Kisco, New York
  • 1981-05-30 Devendra Banhart, Venezulan-American singer-songwriter (Cripple Crow), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1981-06-01 Brandi Carlile, American singer and songwriter, born in Ravensdale, Washington
  • 1981-06-08 Alex Band, American singer (The Calling - "Wherever You Will Go"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1981-06-09 Vic Zhou, Taiwanese pop singer (F4), actor (Meteor Garden; Home), and model, born in Yilan, Taiwan
  • 1981-06-10 Hoku, American singer and actress
  • 1981-06-12 John Gourley, American musician, singer, and songwriter (Portugal. The Man), born in Wasilla, Alaska
  • 1981-06-16 Ben Kweller, American singer/songwriter
  • 1981-06-21 Brandon Flowers, American singer and keyboardist (The Killers- "Mr. Brightside"; "Human"), born in Henderson, Nevada
  • 1981-07-12 Adie [Adrienne Camp], South African contemporary Christian music singer-songwriter (The Benjamin Gate), born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • 1981-07-21 Paloma Faith, English singer, songwriter and actress, born in Hackney, London, England
  • 1981-07-21 Romeo Santos, American Bachata singer-songwriter (Aventura), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1981-07-31 Ira Losco, Maltese singer (Walk on Water), born in Sliema, Malta
  • 1981-07-31 Matthew Sanders, American singer (Avenged Sevenfold), born in Huntington Beach, California
  • 1981-08-01 Ashley Parker Angel, American pop singer (O-Town), and actor, born in Redding, California
  • 1981-08-04 Marques Houston, American R&B singer (Immature-IMx) and actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1981-08-05 Kō Shibasaki, Japanese singer and actress (47 Ronin), born in Toshima, Japan
  • 1981-08-06 Leslie Odom Jr., American actor and singer (Hamilton), born in New York City
  • 1981-08-08 Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer and songwriter
  • 1981-08-08 Kaori Iida, Japanese singer and actress
  • 1981-08-08 Bradley McIntosh, British pop singer
  • 1981-08-10 Natsumi Abe, Japanese pop singer (Dream Morning Musume), born in Muroran, Hokkaidō, Japan
  • 1981-08-11 Fiona Sit, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • 1981-08-11 Sandi Thom, Scottish born singer
  • 1981-08-24 Jiro Wang Dong Cheng, Taiwanese singer and actor, born in Taipei, Taiwan

Person of interestBeyoncé Knowles

1981-09-04 Beyoncé Knowles, American pop and R&B singer, songwriter, producer and actress (Destiny's Child), born in Houston, Texas

  • 1981-09-04 Lacey Sturm, American rock singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • 1981-09-06 Yumiko Cheng, Hong Kong Cantopop singer, born in Shanghai, China
  • 1981-09-11 Charles Kelley, American country singer and songwriter (Lady A), born in Augusta, Georgia

Person of interestJennifer Hudson

1981-09-12 Jennifer Hudson, American Academy and Grammy Award winning actress (Dreamgirls; Respect) and singer ("And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going"), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actress and Singer Jennifer Hudson
Actress and Singer
Jennifer Hudson
  • 1981-09-14 Miyavi, Japanese singer and actor, born in Konohana-ku ward, Osaka, Japan
  • 1981-09-14 Ashley Roberts, American singer (Pussycat Dolls - "Don't Cha"), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1981-09-16 Fan Bingbing, Chinese actress and singer (My Fair Princess), born in Qingdao, Shandong
  • 1981-09-22 Adam Lazzara, American singer (Taking Back Sunday), born in Sheffield, Alabama
  • 1981-09-22 Subaru Shibutani, Japanese singer, dancer, actor (Kanjani8)
  • 1981-09-23 Natalie Horler, English-German singer (Cascada - "Evacute The Dancefloor"), born in Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany
  • 1981-09-26 Christina Milian, American actress and singer, born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1981-10-02 Toro [Alvan Guo Yi Jun], Taiwanese pop singer (Energy)
  • 1981-10-04 Juka, Japanese singer
  • 1981-10-05 Kelvin Tan Wei Lian, Singaporean singer, born in Singapore
  • 1981-10-08 Ruby [Rania Hussein Muhammad Tawfiq], Egyptian singer (Do You Know Why) and actress (The BabyDoll Night), born in Cairo, Egypt
  • 1981-10-15 Keyshia Cole, African American R&B singer
  • 1981-10-25 Jerome "Romeo" Jones, American singer (Food for Thought), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1981-10-26 Guy Sebastian, Malaysian-born Australian singer (Angels Brought Me Here), born in Klang, Malaysia
  • 1981-11-01 LaTavia Roberson, American pop and R&B singer (Destiny's Child, 1990-99 - "Say My Name"), born in Houston, Texas

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