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Pop Music in History (Part 5)

Pop Music: Pop Bands

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 401 - 500 of 691

  • 1968-09-17 Anastacia [Newkirk], American pop singer ("Left Outside Alone"), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1968-11-29 Jonathan Knight, American pop singer (New Kids on the Block), born in Worcester, Massachusetts

Mariah Carey

1969-03-27 Mariah Carey, American pop singer-songwriter ("Without You"; "All I Want For Christmas Is You"; "Hero"; "We Belong Together"), born in Huntington, Long Island, New York

  • 1969-07-19 Gabrielle [Bobb], British pop singer and songwriter ("Dreams"; "Rise"), born in Hackney, London
  • 1969-07-22 Despina Vandi [Malea], Greek pop singer ("Ipofero"), born in Tübingen, Germany
  • 1969-07-24 Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez, American actress and pop singer (Selena), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1969-08-08 Faye Wong, Hong Kong cantopop singer-songwriter and actress (Chungking Express), born in Beijing, China
  • 1969-08-17 Donnie Wahlberg, American pop singer (New Kids On The Block - "Hangin' Tough"), producer, and actor, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-01-02 Sanda Ladoşi, Romanian pop singer ("I Admit"), born in Târgu Mureș, Transylvania, Romania.
  • 1970-02-16 Serdar Ortaç, Turkish pop singer, born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1970-04-26 T-Boz [Tionne Watkins], American R&B-pop singer (TLC -"Waterfalls"; "No Scrubs"), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1970-05-24 Tommy Page, American pop singer ("I'll Be Your Everything"), born in Glenridge, New Jersey (d. 2017)
  • 1970-06-24 Glenn Medeiros, American pop singer ("Nothing's Gonna Change My Love for You"; "She Ain't Worth It"), born in Lihue, Hawaii
  • 1970-09-23 Ani DiFranco, American alt-folk-pop singer songwriter and founder of Righteous Babe Records, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-10-21 Tony Mortimer, British pop singer and songwriter (East 17 - "Stay Another Dy"), born in Stepney, London
  • 1970-10-31 Linn Berggren, Swedish pop singer (Ace of Base), born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 1970-12-26 Krissada Terrence, Thai-American pop singer & actor, born in Thailand
  • 1971-01-20 Gary Barlow, English pop singer ("Take That"), born in Frodsham, United Kingdom
  • 1971-02-26 Hélène Ségara, French pop singer, born in Six-Fours-les-Plages, France
  • 1971-04-24 Jas Mann, British pop singer-songwriter, musician, and producer (Babylon Zoo - "Spaceman"), born in Dudley, Staffordshire, Emgland
  • 1971-07-14 Marie-Chantal Toupin, French Canadian pop singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-07-23 Zindy Laursen, Danish-American pop singer (Cut'N'Move - "Give It Up"; Zindy Kuku Boogaloo), born in Svendborg, Denmark
  • 1971-08-10 Stephan Groth, Danish-Norwegian synth-pop singer (Apoptygma Berzerk), born in Odense, Denmark
  • 1971-10-03 Kevin Richardson, American pop singer (Backstreet Boys - "Quit Playing Games With My Heart"), born in Lexington, Kentucky

Dido

1971-12-25 Dido [Florian O'Malley Armstrong], English pop singer (No Angel; Eminem's "Stan"), born in London, England

  • 1972-01-27 Mark Owen, English pop singer
  • 1972-01-28 Tunde Jegede, Nigerian-British cellist, kora player, and composer of contemporary classical, African and pop music, born in London, England
  • 1972-03-08 Angie Hart, Australian pop singer
  • 1972-04-13 Jeroen Thesseling, Dutch pop bassist (Pestilence, Spheres)
  • 1972-04-21 Severina [Vuckovic], Croatian pop singer and actress (Moja Stikla), born in Split, SFR Yugoslavia
  • 1972-05-29 Stanislas [Louis Stanislas Renoult], French composer and pop singer (L'Équilibre instable), born in Fontainebleau, France

Geri Horner

1972-08-06 Geri Horner [Halliwell], British pop singer "Ginger Spice" (Spice Girls), born in Watford, England

  • 1972-08-15 Mikey Graham, Irish pop singer (Boyzone - "Words"; "No Matter What"), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1972-10-17 Tarkan [Tevetoğlu], Turkish pop singer (Şımarık), born in Alzey, West Germany
  • 1972-11-14 Edyta Górniak, Polish pop singer("That's Not Me"), born in Ziębice, Poland
  • 1973-02-25 Julio Iglesias, Jr., Spanish model and pop singer ("One More Chance"), born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1973-03-07 Sébastien Izambard, French operatic pop singer (Il Divo), born in Paris, France
  • 1973-05-14 Natalie Appleton, Canadian pop singer (All Saints -"Never Ever"), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1973-05-24 Ruslana [Lyzhychko], Ukrainian pop singer and songwriter, born in Lviv, Ukrainian SSR, USSR (now Ukraine)
  • 1973-07-05 Róisín Murphy, Irish dance-pop singer, songwriter, and record producer (Moloko), born in Arklow, Wicklow, Ireland
  • 1973-10-02 Lene Nystrøm, Norwegian Eurodance-pop singer (Aqua - "Barbie Girl"), born in Tønsberg, Norway
  • 1973-11-18 Steve Christopher Petree, American pop singer (pc Quest- "After The Summer's Gone"), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma
  • 1974-01-25 Jonathan Bryan Colling, American pop singer (4 Fun - Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1974-02-16 Kimberly Whipkey, American pop singer (pcQuest - "Can't You See?"), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma
  • 1974-05-16 Laura Pausini, Italian pop singer
  • 1974-08-11 Hadiqa Kiyani, Pakistani pop star
  • 1974-08-14 Ana Matronic [Lynch], American alt-pop singer (Scissor Sisters), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1974-10-01 Keith Duffy, Irish pop singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1975-01-28 Lee Latchford-Evans, British pop singer (The Steps), born in Chester, England
  • 1975-03-12 Kéllé Bryan, British pop singer (Eternal - "I Wanna Be The Only One"), born in Plaistow, England
  • 1975-03-24 Krisdayanti, Indonesian pop singer and actress, born in Batu, East Java, Indonesia
  • 1975-03-25 Melanie Blatt, British pop singer (All Saints - "Never Ever"), born in London

Fergie

1975-03-27 Fergie [Duhamel], American pop singer (The Black Eyed Peas - "I Gotta Feeling"), born in Hacienda Heights, California

  • 1975-05-09 Tamia [Washington], Canadian R&B, hiphop, and pop singer, born in Windsor, Ontario

Melanie Brown

1975-05-29 Mel B {Melanie Brown], English pop singer "Scary Spice" (Spice Girls), and television personality (America's Got Talent; X-FActor), born in Leeds, England

  • 1975-09-30 Georges-Alain Jones, French pop singer ("Embrasse"), born in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France
  • 1975-10-23 Jessicka [Jessica Fodera], American goth-rock, alt-pop singer-songwriter and artist, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1975-11-05 Lisa Scott-Lee, Welsh pop singer (Steps - "5,6,7,8";"Heartbeat / Tragedy"), born in St Asaph, Wales
  • 1975-11-14 Faye Tozer, British pop singer-songwriter (Steps - "Heartbeat"; "Tragedy"), born in Northampton, England

Emma Bunton

1976-01-21 Baby Spice [Emma Bunton], British Pop Singer (Spice Girls - "Girl Power"), born in London, England

  • 1976-02-13 (Leslie) Feist, Canadian folk-pop singer-songwriter and guitarist, born n Amherst, Nova Scotia
  • 1976-03-17 Stephen Gately, Irish pop singer (Boyzone - "A Different Beat"; "No Matter What"), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2009)
  • 1976-05-08 Ian "H" Watkins, Welsh pop singer (Steps - "Heartbeat"; "Stomp"), actor, and television personality, born in Llwynypia, Wales
  • 1976-05-26 Justin Pierre, American punk-pop singer and guitarist (Motion City Soundtrack), born in Mahtomedi, Minnesota
  • 1976-06-13 Kym Marsh, British pop singer (HearSay), actress (Coronation Street), and BBC TV presenter (Morning Live), born in Whiston, Merseyside, England
  • 1976-06-27 Leigh Nash, American pop singer and songwriter (Sixpence None The Richer -"Kiss Me"), born in New Braunfels, Texas
  • 1976-09-06 Hyun Young, South Korean actress and pop singer, born in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • 1976-09-15 Ivette Sosa, American pop singer (Eden's Crush - "Get Over Yourself"), born in Edison, New Jersey
  • 1976-09-17 Maile Misajon, American pop singer (Eden's Crush - "Get Over Yourself"), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1976-09-20 Yo Hitoto, Japanese pop singer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1976-12-05 Evonne Hsu, Taiwanese-American Mando-pop singer, born in Longview, Texas
  • 1977-01-19 Nicole [Denisse Laval Soza], Chilean pop singer and guitarist, born in Chile
  • 1977-01-19 Cocco [Makishi Satoko], Japanese pop singer, born in Naha, Japan
  • 1977-01-20 Melody [Nathalie Lefebvre], Belgian pop singer, born in Ronse, Belgium
  • 1977-01-28 Joey Fatone, American pop singer (NSYNC - "Bye Bye Bye"), dancer, actor (My Big Fat Greek Wedding), born in Brooklyn, New York

Shakira

1977-02-02 Shakira [Mebarak-Ripoll], Colombian pop singer ("Whenever Wherever"; "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)"), born in Barranquilla, Colombia

  • 1977-02-20 Amal Hijazi, Lebanese pop singer (Zaman), born in Kfarfila, Lebanon

Ronan Keating

1977-03-03 Ronan Keating, Irish pop singer (Boyzone - "Words"; "No matter What"; solo -"When You Say Nothing At All"), radio host, and television personality, born in Bayside, Dublin, Ireland

  • 1977-06-05 Nourhanne, Armenian-Lebanese pop singer ("Habibi ya Einy")
  • 1977-09-20 Namie Amuro, Japanese pop and R&B singer (Super Monkey's), born in Naha, Okinawa, Japan
  • 1977-10-31 Séverine Ferrer, French pop singer, born in Montpellier, France

Psy

1977-12-31 Psy [Park Jae-sang], South Korean pop star (Gangnam Style), born in Seoul, South Korea

  • 1978-01-04 Mai Meneses, Spanish pop singer-songwriter (Nena Daconte), born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1978-01-09 A.J. McLean, American pop singer (Backstreet Boys), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1978-04-07 Duncan James, British pop singer (Blue -"If You Come Back"), and actor (Hollyoaks), born in Dorset, England
  • 1978-04-28 Lauren Laverne [Gofton], British disc jockey, television presenter and punk-pop singer [Kenickie], born in Sunderland, England
  • 1978-06-06 Mariana Popova, Bulgarian pop singer ("Dream About Me"), born in Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 1978-06-07 Tony An, Korean K-pop singer and dancer (H.O.T), born in Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • 1978-07-09 Mark Medlock, German pop singer (Now Or Never), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1978-07-18 Verónica Romeo [Sotoca], Spanish pop singer, born in Elche, Spain
  • 1978-10-02 Ayumi Hamasaki, Japanese J-pop singer-songwriter ("Secret"), born in Fukuoka, Japan
  • 1978-10-07 Alesha Dixon, British pop singer (Mis-Teeq), born in Welwyn Garden City, England
  • 1978-10-28 Justin Guarini [Bell], American pop singer and actor (American Idol), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • 1978-11-20 Ryan Leslie, American hip-hop, neo-soul, and pop singer-songwriter, musician and producer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1978-11-30 Clay Aiken, American pop singer
  • 1979-01-01 Koichi Domoto, Japanese J-Pop singer-songwriter (KinKi Kids - "Glass no Shōnen / Glass Boy"), born in Ashiya, Hyōgo, Japan
  • 1979-03-30 Simon Webbe, English pop singer (Blue), born in Manchester, England
  • 1979-04-13 Tony Lundon, Irish pop singer (Liberty X - "Thinking It Over"), TV presenter (Toast), and filmmaker, born in Galway, Ireland
  • 1979-04-29 Jo O'Meara, British pop singer and songwriter (S Club - "Bring It All Back"), born in Romford, England
  • 1979-05-04 Lance Bass, American pop singer (NSYNC - "Bye, Bye, Bye"), born in Laurel, Mississippi

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