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Pete Townshend
Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and main songwriter for the rock band The Who. His c...
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Paul McCartney
Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. He gained worldwide fame as the bass guitarist and singer for the rock band the Beatles, widely considered ...
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Plácido Domingo Jr.
Plácido Domingo Jr., also known as Plácido and Plácido Jr., is a Mexican-Spanish singer, songwriter, composer, and record producer.
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Billie Holiday
Eleanora Fagan, professionally known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz musician and singer-songwriter with a career spanning nearly thirty years.
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Mary Chapin Carpenter
Mary Chapin Carpenter (born February 21, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter. Carpenter spent several years singing in Washington, D.C. clubs before signing in the late 1980s with Columbia Records, who marketed her as a coun...
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Leonard Cohen
Leonard Norman Cohen CC GOQ (September 21, 1934 – November 7, 2016) was a Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, and painter. His work explored religion, politics, isolation, sexuality, and personal relationships.
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Rod McKuen
Rodney Marvin "Rod" McKuen (April 29, 1933 – January 29, 2015) was an American poet, singer-songwriter, and actor. He was one of the best-selling poets in the United States during the late 1960s. Throughout his career, McKuen p...
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... Reviews a book containing photos and biographies of American singer/songwriters by Brend (Backbeat Books). ...
CLAUDIA ALIOTTA
I'm a singer and make researches about Irene Higginbotham. This year I have celebrated Centennial Birthday of this songwriter with an exibition and several concerts with the project "Good Morning Heartache: Song, Blues and unpu...
... A compilation that features four American singer-songwriters is reviewed. ...
... A compilation of Italian singer-songwriters is reviewed (Putumayo). ...
Billy Joel
William Martin "Billy" Joel (born May 9, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter and pianist. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, Joel has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-s...
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WHO'S THE NEXT SAM SMITH?
Billboard (2015) Vol. 127, No. 7, pp. 26
... Three souful singer-songwriters from the UK are identified. ...
... The memoir of little known singer-songwriter P.F. Sloan is reviewed. ...
... Blues singer-songwriter J. Otis Williams died on April 4, 1997, in Baltimore Maryland. ...
... A recording of country music featuring various singer-songwriters is reviewed (Rounder Heritage Series). ...
... Discusses the debut success of female pop singer/songwriters Dido and Furtado, examining if it ... means more female singer/songwriters will have similar success in the US Top 40 market. Provides quotes from radio programmers speculating on the issue. ...
... Discusses the prolific outcropping of female singer/songwriters as one of the decade's most ... significant musical trends. States that, during the 1990s, singer/songwriters like Jewel, Ani DiFranco ...
... Five female singer-songwriters are each pictured, with a quote presented from each. All five are ...
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Visions (2014) Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 34-35
... A profile of singer-songwriter Conor Oberst is presented. ...