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Famous Songwriters in Music History (Part 20)

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  • 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
  • 1990-08-28 Sam Garret, British singer-songwriter, born in Derbyshire, England
  • 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

Ed 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
  • 1991-08-16 Young Thug [Jeffery Williams], American rapper and songwriter ("Stoner"; "This Is America"), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 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

Demi 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, British stage and screen actor (House of Anubis - "Fabian"), and singer-songwriter, 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
  • 1993-09-16 Tayla Parx [Taylor Parks], American songwriter, singer, and actress, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1993-10-09 Joy Crookes, British-Irish-Bangladeshi singer-songwriter, born in Lambeth, London, England
  • 1993-10-21 Kane Brown, American country music singer-songwriter (Experiment), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 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 singer-songwriter ("Punisher"), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1994-09-01 Bianca Ryan, American pop singer and songwriter, 1st winner of "America's Got Talent", born in Ocean City, New Jersey
  • 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
  • 1995-01-01 Poppy [Moriah Rose Pereira], American pop singer-songwriter ("I Disagree"), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Megan 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

Melanie 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

Post 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

Jimin

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)
  • 1996-07-11 Alessia Cara, Canadian singer-songwriter ("How Far I'll Go"), born in Brampton, Ontario
  • 1996-07-11 Alessia Cara [Caracciolo], Canadian singer-songwriter ("Here"), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1996-08-30 Trevor Jackson, American actor, singer-songwriter (Grown-ish), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1996-10-07 Lewis Capaldi, Scottish singer-songwriter ("Someone You Loved"), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1997-02-09 Catie Waters, American jazz and R&B singer-songwriter, born in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Camila Cabello

1997-03-03 Camila Cabello [Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao], Cuban-born American singer-songwriter (Fifth Harmony), born in Cojimar, Cuba

  • 1997-09-01 Jungkook [Jeon Jung-kook], South Korean pop singer-songwriter (BTS - "Euphoria"), born in Busan, South Korea
  • 1997-12-16 Zara Larsson, Swedish pop singer-songwriter ("Uncover"; "Never Forget You"), born in Solna, Sweden

XXXTentacion

1998-01-23 XXXTentacion [Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy], American rapper and singer-songwriter, born in Plantation, Florida (d. 2018)

Rapper XXXTentacion
Rapper
XXXTentacion
  • 1998-05-23 Steve Lacy [Lacy-Moya], American guitarist, singer-songwriter, and record producer (The Internet), born in Compton, California
  • 1998-06-05 Dave [David Omoregie], English rapper, singer-songwriter, actor (Psychodrama), born in London, England

Shawn Mendes

1998-08-08 Shawn Mendes, Canadian singer-songwriter (Handwritten, Treat You Better), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-Songwriter Shawn Mendes
Singer-Songwriter
Shawn Mendes
  • 1998-10-22 Roddy Ricch [Roderick Moore Jr. ], American rapper and singer-songwriter (Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial; "The Box"), born in Compton, California
  • 1998-12-02 Juice Wrld [Jarad Higgins], American rapper and singer-songwriter (All Girls Are the Same, Lucid Dreams), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2019)
  • 1999-02-16 Marie Ulven, Norwegian alt-pop-rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer (girl in red), born in Horten, Norway

Lil Nas X

1999-04-09 Lil Nas X [Montero Lamar Hill], American singer-songwriter and rapper (Old Town Road), born in Lithia Springs, Georgia

Rapper and Singer-Songwriter Lil Nas X
Rapper and Singer-Songwriter
Lil Nas X
  • 1999-06-16 Snail Mail [Linsey Jordan], American indie-rock guitarist and singer-songwriter, born in Ellicott City, Maryland
  • 1999-07-20 Pop Smoke [Bashar Barakah Jackson], American rapper and singer-songwriter (Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2020)
  • 2000-01-09 Flo Milli [Tamia Carter], American rapper and songwriter ( Ho, Why Is You Here?), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 2000-06-03 beabadoobee [Beatrice Laus], Filipino-British singer-songwriter (Fake It Flowers), born in Iloilo City, Philippines
  • 2000-08-09 Arlo Parks [Anaïs Marinho], British singer-songwriter (Collapsed in Sunbeams - 2021 Mercury Prize)
  • 2001-10-19 SpotEmGottem [Nehemiah Harden], American rapper and songwriter ("Beat Box"), born in Jacksonville, Florida

Billie Eilish

2001-12-18 Billie Eilish, American singer-songwriter (When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?), born in Los Angeles, California

Singer-Songwriter Billie Eilish
Singer-Songwriter
Billie Eilish
  • 2002-05-15 Au/Ra [Jamie Lou Stenzel], Antiguan-German singer-songwriter (Concrete Jungle), born in Ibizia, Spain
  • 2002-09-29 Chloe Moriondo, American indie rock singer-songwriter, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 2003-01-24 Johnny Orlando, Canadian pop singer-songwriter ("Waste My Time"), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 2003-02-20 Olivia Rodrigo, American actress and singer-songwriter ("Driver's License"), born in Temecula, California

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