Singers - A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
 
Stevie Wonder
 
 

Fats Waller


Thomas Wright Waller

Born: 21 May 1904
New York
Died: 15 December 1943

Pianist, Bandleader, Composer. Hits include "Ain't Misbehavin'" and "Honeysuckle Rose".


Junior Walker (and the All Stars)

Autry De Walt II
Born: 1931
Blythesville, Arkansa
Died" 23 November 1995 (cancer)

R&B and sax.


Scott Walker

Noel Scott Engel
Born: 9 Jan 1944
Hamilton, Ohio

The enigmatic member of the Walker Brothers with his own contradictory and inspirational solo career both before and after the group.


Walker Brothers (The)

Scott (see above)

John Maus
Born: 12 November 1943, New York

Gary Leeds
Born: 3 September 1944, Glendale, California

Best known for hit "The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore".


Dionne Warwick

Marie Dionnne Warrick
Born: 12 December 1942
East Orange, New Jersey

A plethora a singles, albums especially with Burt Bacharach including "Anyone Who Ever Had a Heart" "Walk on By" "I Say a Little Prayer" and "Do you Know the Way to San Jose". Dionnne is the cousin of Whitney Houston.


Muddy Waters

McKinley Morganfield
Born: 4 April 1915
Rolling Fork, MS, USA
Died: 30 April 1983

Renowned blues-player.


Paul Weller John William Weller
Born: 25 May 1958
Surrey, England

Musician, singer, song-writer.


Kitty Wells

Ellen Muriel Deason
Born: 30 AUgust 1919
Nashville, Tennessee

Best known as the Queen of Country Music. First woman to hit the top of the country charts.


Howlin' Wolf

Chester Burnett

Famous Blues singer.


Stevie Wonder

Steveland Judkins
Born: 13 May 1950
Saginaw, Michigan

Started off with the unfortunate title of "Little Stevie Wonder". Multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter. Hits include: "Uptight", "Superstition", "You are the Sunshine of My Life" and "Ebony and Ivory".


Tammy Wynette

Virginia Wynette Pugh
Born: 5 May 1942
Itawamba, Mississippi, USA
Died: 6 April 1998

Country-singer best known for her #1 hits "D-I-V-O-R-C-E" and "Stand By Your Man" in 1968. Recorded more than 50 albums and sold more than 30 million.

 







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