Famous Songwriters in Music History (Part 18)

Events in Music


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Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 1,824

  • 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
  • 1987-12-02 Teairra Marí, American R&B singer and songwriter, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1987-12-07 Aaron Carter, American singer, rapper and songwriter, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1988-01-05 Pauline [Vasseur] French pop singer-songwriter ("Allô le monde"), born in Lens, Pas-de-Calais, France
  • 1988-01-16 FKA Twiggs [Tahliah Barnett], English singer-songwriter (LP1), born in Cheltenham, England
  • 1988-01-18 Ronnie Day [Ronald Guglielmone Jr.], American singer-songwriter (Nine Sleepless Nights), born in Redwood City, California

Person of interestRihanna

1988-02-20 Rihanna [Robyn Rihanna Fenty], Barbadian R&B and pop singer-songwriter ("Umbrella"; "Only Girl (In The World)"; "We Found Love"; "Diamonds"), born in Saint Michael, Barbados

Singer Rihanna
Singer
Rihanna
  • 1988-02-28 Markéta Irglová, Czech Academy Award-winning songwriter ("Falling Slowly"), singer, and actress (Once), born in Valašské Meziříčí, Czechia
  • 1988-03-25 Big Sean [Anderson], American rapper, singer, and songwriter (Dark Sky Paradise), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1988-03-27 Jessie J [Jessica Cornish], British pop singer-songwriter ("Price Tag"; "Domino"; "Bang Bang"), born in Redbridge, London, England
  • 1988-04-15 Eliza "Doolittle" [Caird], British pop singer-songwriter ("Skinny Genes"; "Pack Up"), born in Westminster, London
  • 1988-04-17 Takahiro Moriuchi, Japanese singer-songwriter and musician (One Ok Rock), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1988-05-05 Skye Sweetnam, Canadian singer and songwriter (Sumo Cyco), born in Bolton, Ontario, Canada

Person of interestAdele

1988-05-05 Adele [Adele Laurie Blue Adkins], Briish pop-rock singer-songwriter ("Rolling In The Deep"; "Someone Like You"), born in Tottenham, London

Singer-songwriter Adele
Singer-songwriter
Adele
  • 1988-06-01 Christine and the Queens [Héloïse Letissier], French singer-songwriter (Chaleur humaine), born in Nantes, France
  • 1988-08-21 Louise Setara [Smith}, English singer and songwriter (Still Waters), born in Reading, England

Person of interestKacey Musgraves

1988-08-21 Kacey Musgraves, American country singer songwriter (Same Trailer, Different Park; Golden Hour), born in Golden, Texas

Singer Songwriter Kacey Musgraves
Singer Songwriter
Kacey Musgraves
  • 1988-08-23 Alice Glass [Margaret Osborn], Canadian singer and songwriter (Crystal Castles), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1988-09-16 Teddy Geiger, American singer and songwriter (Stitches - Shawn Mendes), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1988-09-18 Lukas Forchhammer, Danish singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist (Lukas Graham - "7 Years"), born in Freetown Christiania, Denmark
  • 1988-09-29 Justin Nozuka, singer/songwriter
  • 1988-10-02 Brittany Howard, American rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (Alabama Shakes), born in Athens, Alabama

Person of interestTyler Joseph

1988-12-01 Tyler Joseph, American singer-songwriter (Twenty One Pilots), born in Columbus, Ohio

Singer-Songwriter Tyler Joseph
Singer-Songwriter
Tyler Joseph
  • 1988-12-27 Hayley Williams, American singer-songwriter (Paramore; Petals for Armor), born in Meridian, Mississippi,
  • 1989-01-04 Waxahatchee [Katie Crutchfield], American folk-rock singer-songwriter born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1989-02-09 Gia Farrell [Jeannie Bocchicchio], American pop singer-songwriter ("Hit Me Up"), born in Suffern, New York
  • 1989-03-14 Colby O'Donis [Colón] American singer (Lady Gaga -"Just Dance"), songwriter, and record producer, born in Queens, New York
  • 1989-04-08 Matthew Healy, British singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer (The 1975 - "I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It"), born in London, England
  • 1989-08-15 Belinda [Belinda Peregrín Schüll], Mexican singer, songwriter and actress, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1989-08-28 Trixie Mattel [Brian Firkus], American drag queen, singer-songwriter, comedian, and television personality (The Trixie & Katya Show), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1989-08-30 Bebe Rexha, American singer-songwriter (Meant To Be), born in New York City
  • 1989-09-21 Jason Derulo, American singer-songwriter (Whatcha Say, Wiggle), and dancer, born in Miramar, Florida
  • 1989-09-29 Adore Delano [Daniel Noriega], American drag queen, singer-songwriter, actor and TV performer (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Azusa, California

Person of interestTaylor Swift

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

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift
  • 1990-02-01 Laura Marling, British singer-songwriter, born in Eversley, United Kingdom
  • 1990-02-16 The Weeknd [Abel Tesfaye] Canadian pop and R&B singer- songwriter (After Hours; Beauty Behind the Madness), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1990-03-02 Luke Combs, American country music singer-songwriter ("This One's for You"), born in Huntersville, North Carolina
  • 1990-03-17 Hozier [Andrew Hozier-Byrne], Irish folk-soul-blues singer-songwriter and guitarist ("Take Me To Church"), born in Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland.
  • 1990-03-27 Kimbra [Johnson], New Zealand Grammy Award-winning pop-fusion singer, songwriter, and record producer ("Cameo Lover"; with Gotye - “Somebody That I Used to Know"), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1990-04-08 Jonghyun [Kim Jong-hyun], South Korean singer-songwriter, radio host, and author (SHINee), born in Jung District, Seoul, South Korea (d. 2017)
  • 1990-06-04 Zach Farro, American rock drummer, and songwriter (Paramore - "Misery Business"; "Brick By Boring Brick"), born in Voorhees Township, New Jersey
  • 1990-06-07 Iggy Azalea [Amethyst Kelly], Australian singer, rapper, and songwriter ("Fancy"; "Black Widow"), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1990-07-15 Olly Alexander [Oliver Thornton], British actor, singer-songwriter (Years & Years), and LGBT activist, born in Harrogate, England
  • 1990-08-14 Jaydee Bixby, Canadian country singer-songwriter (Cowboys And Cadillacs), born in Drumheller, Alberta
  • 1990-09-04 James Bay, British singer-songwriter (Chaos and the Calm), born in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1990-10-31 Johanna Söderberg, Swedish pop-country-folk singer-songwriter (First Aid Kit - "Emmylou"), born in Enskede, Sweden
  • 1990-11-07 Matt Corby, Australian singer and songwriter (Into The Flame), born in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1990-11-07 Courtney Marie Andrews, American singer-songwriter (Old Flowers), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1990-11-08 SZA [Solána Rowe], American R&B singer-songwriter, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1990-12-20 JoJo [Joanna Levesque], American pop singer-songwriter ("Too Little Too Late"; "Baby It's You"), born in Brattleboro, Vermont

Person of interestEd Sheeran

1991-02-17 Ed Sheeran, English singer-songwriter ("Shape of You"; "Thinking Out Loud"), born in Halifax, England

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Singer-Songwriter
Ed Sheeran
  • 1991-04-07 Anne-Marie [Nicholson], British pop singer-songwriter ("Rockabye"; "Friends"), born in East Tilbury in Essex, England
  • 1991-04-30 Travis Scott [Jacques Webster], American rapper, singer-songwriter, and record producer ("Highest In The Room"; "Sicko Mode"), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1991-05-10 Kenny Beats [Blume], American hip-hop record producer and songwriter, born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • 1991-05-19 Moses Sumney, American singer-songwriter (Græ), born in San Bernadino, California
  • 1991-05-23 Sarah Jarosz, American singer-songwriter (World on the Ground), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1991-06-21 Tyler Childers, American country, bluegrass and folk singer- songwriter (Purgatory; Long Violent History), born in Lawrence County, Kentucky
  • 1991-07-02 Burna Boy [Damini Ogulu], Nigerian singer-songwriter (African Giant), born in Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • 1991-10-10 Gabriella Cilmi, Australian singer and songwriter (Lessons To Be Learned), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • 1991-11-01 Anthony Ramos, American actor and singer-songwriter (Hamilton), born in New York City
  • 1991-12-02 Charles Otto "Charlie" Puth (Jr.), American singer-songwriter (Voicenotes; "Marvin Gaye"; "See You Again"), born in Rumson, New Jersey
  • 1991-12-22 DaBaby [Jonathan Kirk], American rapper and singer-songwriter (Rockstar), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1992-05-19 Sam Smith, English singer-songwriter (Stay with Me), born in London, England
  • 1992-07-18 Bishop Briggs, English singer-songwriter (River), born in London, England
  • 1992-08-02 Charli XCX [Charlotte Aitchison], English singer-songwriter (Charli), born in Cambridge, England

Person of interestDemi Lovato

1992-08-20 Demi Lovato, American actress (Camp Rock) and singer/songwriter (Unbroken), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Actress and Singer-Songwriter Demi Lovato
Actress and Singer-Songwriter
Demi Lovato
  • 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, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1992-10-14 Savannah Outen, American pop singer- songwriter, born in Hillsboro, Oregon
  • 1992-11-21 Davido [David Adedeji Adeleke], Nigerian singer-songwriter (Fall), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1993-01-08 Klara Söderberg, Swedish pop-country-folk singer-songwriter (First Aid Kit - "Emmylou"), born in Enskede, Sweden
  • 1993-03-09 Suga [Min Yoon-gi], Korean rapper and songwriter (BTS), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1993-03-30 Anitta [Larissa de Macedo Machado], Brazilian singer-songwriter ("Show das Poderosas), born in Rio Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1993-07-18 Taemin [Lee Tae-min], South Korean pop singer-songwriter, dancer (Shinee - "Sherlock"; solo - "Danger"; Super M), and actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1993-11-13 Julia Michaels [Cavazos], American pop singer and songwriter, born in Davenport, Iowa
  • 1994-02-16 Ava Max [Amanda Ava Koci], American singer-songwriter (Sweet But Psycho), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1994-02-28 Jake Bugg [Kennedy], British blues-rock singer-songwriter, and musician, born in Nottingham, England
  • 1994-03-10 Bad Bunny [Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio] Puerto Rican rapper and singer-songwriter (YHLQMDLG), born in Almirante Sur, Puerto Rico
  • 1994-07-31 Lil Uzi Vert [Symere Woods], American rapper and songwriter (Love Is Rage 2; Eternal Atake), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1994-08-09 King Von [Dayvon Bennett], American rapper and songwriter ("Cazy Story"), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2020)
  • 1994-08-17 Phoebe Bridgers, American isinger-songwriter (Punisher) , born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1994-09-29 Halsey [Ashley Frangipane], American singer-songwriter (Without Me), born in Edison, New Jersey
  • 1994-11-07 Shamir [Bailey], American singer-songwriter and actor, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1994-12-03 Lil Baby [Dominique Armani Jones] American rapper and singer-songwriter (My Turn), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1994-12-17 Nat Wolff, American actor, and singer-songwriter (The Naked Brothers Band), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestMegan Thee Stallion

1995-02-15 Megan Thee Stallion [Pete], American rapper, singer, and songwriter ("Savage"; Good News), born in San Antonio, Texas

Rapper and Singer-Songwriter Megan Thee Stallion
Rapper and Singer-Songwriter
Megan Thee Stallion
  • 1995-04-03 BONZIE [Nina Ferraro], American indie rock singer-songwriter and musician born in Racine, Wisconsin

Person of interestMelanie Martinez

1995-04-28 Melanie Martinez, American singer-songwriter ("Cry Baby"), born in Queens, New York

Singer-Songwriter Melanie Martinez
Singer-Songwriter
Melanie Martinez
  • 1995-06-05 Troye Sivan [Mellet], South African–born Australian pop singer-songwriter (Bloom), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

Person of interestPost Malone

1995-07-04 Post Malone [Austin Richard Post], American singer and songwriter (Stoney), born in Syracuse, New York

Singer-Songwriter Post Malone
Singer-Songwriter
Post Malone
  • 1995-07-23 Hwasa [Ahn Hye-jin], South Korean singer-songwriter (Maria), born in Jeonju, South Korea
  • 1995-08-22 Dua Lipa, English singer-songwriter (New Rules), born in London, England

Person of interestJimin

1995-10-13 Jimin [Park Ji-min], South Korean singer-songwriter (BTS), born in Busan, South Korea

K-Pop Star Jimin
K-Pop Star
Jimin
  • 1995-10-21 Doja Cat [Amala Dlamini], American rapper and singer-songwriter (Hot Pink), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1995-12-30 V [Kim Tae-hyung] South Korean singer-songwriter (BTS), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1995-12-30 Dominic Fike, American rock singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist ("3 Nights"), born in Naples, Florida
  • 1996-02-20 Mabel [McVey], English pop singer-songwriter ("Finders Keepers"), born in Málaga, Spain
  • 1996-05-08 6ix9ine [Daniel Hernandez], American rapper and songwriter ("Trollz"), born in Brooklyn, New York (born May 8, 1996)

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