James Brown, född James Joseph Brown Jr. 3 maj 1933 i South Carolina, USA, död 25 december 2006, Georgia, USA. Luciano Pavarotti, född 12 oktober 1935 i Montale, död 6 september 2007 i Modena, var en italiensk operasångare (tenor).
Born and bred in New York’s Hell’s Kitchen, Keys was strongly influenced by music from all different generations and disciplines including the essential music of Nina Simone, Donny Hathaway, Marvin Gaye…
People Magazine: ”I met him in a hotel lobby in New York City and he came in just from the gym and I was sitting there and I was, like, wow,” Klum tells Oprah Winfrey…”.
Massive Attack is a collaborative British music production duo from Bristol. The duo are considered to be progenitors of the trip hop genre.
Hiram Law Bullock (1955–2008) was an American jazz funk and jazz fusion guitarist. He was born in Japan to African American parents serving in the U.S. Military. At the age of two he returned to the US with his parents, and quickly showed a prodigious musical talent.
John Lee Hooker (1917–2001) was an American blues singer-songwriter and guitarist. Hooker began his life as the son of a sharecropper and rose to prominence. He developed a ‘talking blues’ style that was his trademark.
Jeff Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist. He is one of the three noted guitarists, along with Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page, to have played with The Yardbirds.
Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978), who performs under the mononym Usher, is an American recording artist and actor.
185 voices from 12 countries join a choir that spans the globe: ”Lux Aurumque,” composed and conducted by Eric Whitacre, merges hundreds of tracks individually recorded and posted to YouTube.
Andy McKee (1979) is an American fingerstyle guitarist currently signed to the American record label Candyrat Records. His style of playing and his compositions have earned him a considerable international fanbase.
Steven Siro ”Steve” Vai performs ”Tender Surrender” from the DVD ”Alien Love Secrets” featuring full-length performance videos of every song from the ”Alien Love Secrets” EP.
Michael Alden Hedges (1953–1997) was an American composer and acoustic guitarist born and raised in Enid, Oklahoma. He covered a wide range of musical styles and was considered an extremely dynamic performer in concert.