Famous Songwriters in Music History (Part 9)

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Birthdays 801 - 900 of 971

  • 1978-12-02 Nelly Furtado, Canadian singer and songwriter (I'm Like a Bird), born in Victoria, British Columbia

Person of interestJohn Legend

1978-12-28 John Legend [John Stephens], American musician, producer, songwriter and actor (La La Land, Django Unchained), born in Springfield, Ohio

Singer-Songwriter John Legend
John Legend
  • 1979-01-20 Will Young, British singer-songwriter & actor, born in Wokingham, United Kingdom
  • 1979-04-02 Jesse Carmichael, American musician and songwriter (Maroon 5), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • 1979-04-23 Lauri Ylönen, Finnish singer and songwriter (The Rasmus), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1979-06-10 Lee Brice, American country singer and songwriter (Love Like Crazy, Hard to Love), born in Sumter, South Carolina
  • 1979-07-05 Shane Filan, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife), born in Sligo, Ireland
  • 1979-08-20 Jamie Cullum, English singer-songwriter, pianist and radio presenter, born in Rochford, England
  • 1979-09-30 Vince Chong, Malaysian singer-songwriter
  • 1979-10-18 Ne-Yo [Shaffer Chimere Smith, Jr], American pop and R&B singer and songwriter, born in Camden, Arkansas
  • 1979-11-05 Mihalis Hatzigiannis, Greek-Cypriot songwriter and singer, born in Nicosia, Cyprus
  • 1979-11-07 Jon Peter Lewis, American singer and songwriter, born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1979-11-25 Thea Gilmore, British songwriter
  • 1979-12-17 Ryan Key, American musician and songwriter (Yellowcard)
  • 1979-12-28 Senna Guemmour, German singer-songwriter (Monrose), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1980-02-15 Conor Oberst, American singer and songwriter (Bright Eyes), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1980-02-18 Regina Spektor, Russian-born singer & songwriter, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1980-03-30 Yalin, Turkish singer and songwriter
  • 1980-04-09 Clueso, German singer, rapper, songwriter and producer, born in Erfurt, Germany
  • 1980-04-12 Brian McFadden, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1980-05-01 Zaz [Isabelle Geffroy], French singer-songwriter (Je veux), born in Tours, France
  • 1980-06-18 Ivana Wong, Hong Kong singer and songwriter
  • 1980-06-29 Katherine Jenkins, Welsh soprano singer and songwriter, born in Neath, Wales
  • 1980-07-10 Alejandro Millán, Mexican singer and songwriter
  • 1980-08-12 Jade Villalon, American singer/songwriter
  • 1980-08-16 Vanessa Carlton, American singer-songwriter, born in Milford, Pennsylvania
  • 1980-08-19 Darius Danesh, Scottish singer-songwriter & actor
  • 1980-09-19 Sara Quin, Canadian singer and songwriter (Tegan and Sara), born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • 1980-09-19 Tegan Quin, Canadian singer and songwriter (Tegan and Sara), born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • 1980-11-18 Dustin Kensrue, American Singer/Songwriter (Thrice)
  • 1981-01-21 Alex Ubago, Spanish-Basque singer-songwriter

Person of interestAlicia Keys

1981-01-25 Alicia Keys [Cook], American singer-songwriter (Fallin, Where Do We Go From Here), born in NYC, New York

Singer-Songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys

Person of interestJustin Timberlake

1981-01-31 Justin Timberlake, American singer-songwriter & actor (Sexyback, My Love), born in Memphis, Tennessee

Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake
  • 1981-02-09 James Owen Sullivan [The Rev], Huntington Beach California, drummer and songwriter (Avenged Sevenfold) (d.2009)
  • 1981-05-28 Adam Green, American singer and songwriter
  • 1981-05-30 Devendra Banhart, Venezulan-American singer-songwriter (Cripple Crow), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1981-06-01 Brandi Carlile, American singer and songwriter
  • 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
  • 1981-07-12 Adrienne Camp, South African singer/songwriter
  • 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
  • 1981-08-08 Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer and songwriter
  • 1981-09-25 Shane Tutmarc, American songwriter and musician, born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1981-10-31 Jon Crocker, American songwriter
  • 1981-12-13 Amy Lee [Hartzler], American singer and songwriter (Evanescence), born in Riverside, California
  • 1981-12-24 Dima Bilan, Russian actor & singer-songwriter, born in Ust-Dzheguta, Russia
  • 1982-03-31 Lennon Murphy, American rock singer/songwriter
  • 1982-05-04 Hector King, Mexican singer and songwriter, born in Culiacán, Mexico
  • 1982-06-16 Matt Costa, American singer/songwriter
  • 1982-09-03 Andrew McMahon, American singer and songwriter
  • 1982-09-09 Ai Otsuka, Japanese singer and songwriter, born in Osaka, Japan
  • 1982-09-29 Rob Smith, Irish musician and songwriter
  • 1982-11-08 Sam Sparro, Australian producer, songwriter, performer, former child actor
  • 1982-11-14 Joy Williams, American singer-songwriter (the Civil Wars), born in West Branch, Michigan
  • 1982-12-05 Keri Hilson, American singer and songwriter (The Way I Are), born in Decatur, Georgia
  • 1982-12-13 Anthony Callea, Australian singer and songwriter, born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • 1982-12-25 Shystie, British rapper-songwriter, born in London Borough of Hackney, United Kingdom
  • 1983-01-14 James Vincent McMorrow, Irish singer-songwriter, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1983-01-19 Hikaru Utada, American-born Japanese singer & songwriter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1983-03-01 Elan Sara DeFan, Mexican singer-songwriter
  • 1983-03-14 Johnny Flynn, English actor (Emma) and singer-songwriter, born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1983-03-30 Scott Moffatt, Canadian singer and songwriter
  • 1983-07-11 Peter Cincotti, American singer songwriter
  • 1983-08-19 Missy Higgins, Australian singer-songwriter, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1983-09-04 Yuichi Nakamaru, Japanese idol and singer-songwriter (KAT-TUN), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1983-09-27 Travis MacRae, Canadian singer-songwriter
  • 1983-11-10 Miranda Lambert, American country music singer and songwriter (The Weight of These Wings), born in Longview, Texas
  • 1983-11-25 Kirsty Crawford, Scottish singer/songwriter
  • 1984-01-17 Calvin Harris, Scottish DJ, singer-songwriter and producer (We Found Love), born in Dumfries, Scotland
  • 1984-03-10 Li Yuchun [Chris Lee], Chinese singer-songwriter and actress (Supergirl), born in Chengdu, Sichuan, China
  • 1984-03-25 Katharine McPhee, American singer-songwriter and actress (scorpion), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1984-03-30 Anna Nalick, American singer and songwriter.
  • 1984-04-06 Max Bemis, American musician/songwriter
  • 1984-04-24 Tyson Ritter, American singer and songwriter (The All-American Rejects), born in Stillwater, Oklahoma
  • 1984-05-25 Marion Raven, Norwegian singer and songwriter (M2M), born in Lørenskog, Norway
  • 1984-06-09 Kaleth Morales, Colombian singer and songwriter (d. 2005)
  • 1984-07-12 Gareth Gates, British singer-songwriter, born in Bradford, England
  • 1984-09-04 Camila Bordonaba, Argentine actress and singer-songwriter, born in El Palomar, Argentina

Person of interestAvril Lavigne

1984-09-27 Avril Lavigne, Canadian singer-songwriter (Complicated, Sk8er Boi), born in Belleville, Ontario

Pop Singer and Songwriter Avril Lavigne
Pop Singer and Songwriter
Avril Lavigne
  • 1984-10-18 Esperanza Spalding, American jazz musician, singer-songwriter (12 Little Spells), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1984-12-25 Jessica Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • 1984-12-25 Lisa Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • 1985-01-11 Newton Faulkner, English singer-songwriter, born in Surrey, England
  • 1985-03-10 Casey Dienel, American singer-songwriter
  • 1985-04-12 Olga Seryabkina, Russian singer and songwriter (Serebro), born in Moscow, Russia

Person of interestLily Allen

1985-05-02 Lily Allen, English singer-songwriter (It's Not Me, It's You) and TV presenter (Lily Allen and Friends), born in London

Recording Artist & Fashion Designer Lily Allen
Recording Artist & Fashion Designer
Lily Allen
  • 1985-05-28 Colbie Caillat, American folk singer-songwriter (Breakthrough, Bubbly, Realize), born in Malibu, California
  • 1985-06-11 Josh Ramsay, Canadian singer and songwriter (Marianas Trench), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1985-06-12 Chris Young, American country music singer and songwriter, born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Person of interestLana Del Rey

1985-06-21 Lana Del Rey, American singer-songwriter (Born to Die, Ultraviolence), and model (H&M), born in NYC, New York

Singer-Songwriter and Model Lana Del Rey
Singer-Songwriter and Model
Lana Del Rey

Person of interestCiara

1985-10-25 Ciara [Harris], American singer and songwriter (Ciara: The Evolution) and model, born in Austin, Texas

Singer Ciara
  • 1985-12-01 Janelle Monáe, American singer-songwriter and actress, born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1985-12-29 Alexa Ray Joel, American singer-songwriter and daughter of Billy Joel & Christie Brinkley, born in Manhattan, New York City
  • 1986-01-30 Sam Duckworth, British singer-songwriter, born in Essex, England
  • 1986-02-21 Charlotte Church, Welsh singer-songwriter born in Llandaff, Wales

Person of interestLady Gaga

1986-03-28 Lady Gaga [Stefani Germanotta], American singer-songwriter and actress (Bad Romance, A Star is Born), born in NYC, New York

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga
  • 1986-04-01 Hillary Scott, American singer and songwriter (Lady Antebellum), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1986-04-27 Elena Risteska, Macedonian singer and songwriter, born in Skopje, Macedonia
  • 1986-04-28 George Nozuka, Canadian Singer/Songwriter

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