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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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

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    Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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    Opera, Musical theatre, Film score

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    Opera, Ballet, Ballet

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    Classical Crossover, Christian music, Pop music

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    Pop music, Rock music, Folk music

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    Pop music, Vocal music

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    Noise rock, Blue-eyed soul, Spoken word

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    Jazz-funk, Swing music, Traditional pop music

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    Pop music, Folk music

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