List of Famous Jewish Singers and Songwriters

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List Criteria: Only Jewish singers and musicians

Famous American Jewish singers and songwriters: including famous Jewish pop singers and rock performers. This list of famous Jewish singers and musicians have entertained multiple generations of people with their music. Some of the most-loved musicians in the world are Jewish: stars like Madonna and Lady Gaga to the rock gods in KISS all made this list. All of the singers listed here had at least one hit song, if not dozens, in multiple categories from pop to folk.

Who are the most famous Jewish singers and bands? Some of these famous Jewish singers are the pinnacle of what it means to be a performer. The list includes such masters as Barbara Streisand, the "Jewish-Elvis" & great American songwriter Neil Diamond, and even rocker Ace Frehley. They are models of a new Jewish-American music made popular by new Jewish-American singers.
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    Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock

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    Pop music, Worldbeat, Rock music

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    Adult contemporary music, Show tune, Traditional pop music

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

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    Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

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    Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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    Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music

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    Opera, Ballet, Ballet

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    Pop music, Vocal music

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    Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

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    Pop music, Rock music

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    Noise rock, Blue-eyed soul, Spoken word

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    Classical Crossover, Christian music, Pop music

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    Rock music, Jazz fusion, Rhythm and blues

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    Pop music, Folk rock

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    Pop music, Latin American music, Rhythm and blues

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    Rock music, Pop rock, Soft rock

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    Jazz-funk, Swing music, Traditional pop music

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    Pop music

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    Folk music, Folk rock, Talking blues

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    Musical theatre, Musical

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