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List of notable or famous singers from Armenia, with bios and photos, including the top singers born in Armenia and even some popular singers who immigrated to Armenia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Armenian singers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These singers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known singer from Armenia is included when available.

Examples include Serj Tankian and Raffi. Featuring male and female Armenian singers, this list has it all. 

This historic singers from Armenia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Armenian singers of note?" and "Who are the most famous singers from Armenia?" These prominent singers of Armenia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Armenian singers.

Use this list of renowned Armenian singers to discover some new singers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. 
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André is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
André Age: 40

Birthplace: Stepanakert

André (Armenian: Անդրե) is an Armenian singer. Andre is currently one of the most popular pop stars of Armenia, winning the Best Male Singer trophy at various Armenia Music Awards in ...more
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Andy Madadian is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 60

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

Andranik Madadian (Persian: آندرانیک مددیان‎; Armenian: Անդրանիկ Մադադյան), better known by his stage name, Andy (Persian: اندی‎, Armenian: Անդի; born 1958), is an Armenian-Iranian ...more
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Aram Asatryan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Dec. at 53 (1953-2006)

Birthplace: Etchmiadzin Cathedral, Vagharshapat, Armenia

Aram Asatryan (Armenian: Արամ Ասատրյան; 3 March 1953 – 7 November 2006) was an Armenian singer and songwriter known for his energetic concerts and music.
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Armen Grigoryan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 58

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Armen Grigoryan (Russian: Армен Григорян, Armenian: Արմեն Գրիգորյան) is a singer/songwriter, artist, and the front man (and main songwriter) of "Krematorij" (Crematorium) Russian
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Cathy Berberian is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Dec. at 58 (1925-1983)

Birthplace: Attleboro, Massachusetts

Catherine Anahid "Cathy" Berberian (July 4, 1925 – March 6, 1983) was an American mezzo-soprano and composer based in Italy. She interpreted contemporary avant-garde music composed, ...more
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Cem Karaca is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Dec. at 59 (1945-2004)

Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

Muhtar Cem Karaca (5 April 1945 – 8 February 2004) was a prominent Turkish rock musician and one of the most important figures in the Anatolian rock movement. He was a graduate of Robert ...more
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Charles Aznavour is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 94

Birthplace: France, Paris

Charles Aznavour (, French: [ʃaʁl aznavuʁ]; born Shahnour Vaghinag Aznavourian, Armenian: Շահնուր Վաղինակ Ազնավուրյան; 22 May 1924 – 1 October 2018) was a French-Armenian singer, lyricist, and ...more

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Cher is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 72

Birthplace: El Centro, California, United States of America

Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian; May 20, 1946) is an American singer, actress and television host. Commonly referred to by the media as the Goddess of Pop, she has been described as embodying ...more

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Eva Rivas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 31

Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Valeria Alexandrovna Reshetnikova-Tsatouryan (Russian: Валерия Александровна Решетникова-Цатурян, Armenian: Վալերիա Ռուստետնիկովա-Ծատուրյան; born 13 July 1987), better known by her stage name ...more
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Filipp Kirkorov is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 51

Birthplace: Varna, Bulgaria

Philipp Bedrosovich Kirkorov PAR is a Russian pop singer.
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Garo Gaboudagian is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Garo Gaboudagian Age: 51

Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon

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Gohar Gasparyan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Gohar Gasparyan Dec. at 83 (1924-2007)

Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

Gohar Gasparyan (Armenian: Գոհար Գասպարյան; 14 December 1924 – 16 May 2007) also known as the "Armenian nightingale", was an Armenian opera singer.
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Gor Mkhitarian is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Gor Mkhitarian Age: 46

Birthplace: Vanadzor, Armenia

Gor Mkhitarian (Armenian: Գոռ Մխիթարյան; born in 1973 in Vanadzor, Armenia) is an Armenian singer and songwriter who started his musical career in Armenia. He immigrated to the United States and ...more
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Harout Pamboukjian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Harout Pamboukjian Age: 69

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Harout Pamboukjian (Armenian: Հարութ Փամբուկչյան), (born in 1950 in Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union), also known as Dzakh Harut (Ձախ Հարութ Left Harout), is an Armenian American pop singer ...more
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Hasmik Harutyunyan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Hasmik Harutyunyan Age: 58

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Hasmik Harutyunyan (Armenian: Հասմիկ Հարությունյան; born December 26, 1960 in Yerevan) is an Armenian folk singer. She is the leading member of the Shoghaken Folk Ensemble and directs the Hayrik ...more
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Hasmik Papian is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 54

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Hasmik Papian (Armenian: Հասմիկ Պապյան; born 2 September 1961) is an Armenian soprano. She was awarded the People's Artist of Armenia title in 2004. Papian was named a Cultural ambassador of ...more
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Hayko is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 42

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Hayk "Hayko" Hakobyan (Armenian: Հայկ Հակոբյան) is a singer who won Armenia's national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 in Helsinki. He represented Armenia in the ...more
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Hayko Cepkin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 37

Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

Hayko Cepkin (born 11 March 1978) is a Turkish musician of Armenian descent.
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Hélène S&e... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 47

Birthplace: Six-Fours-les-Plages, France

Hélène Ségara (French pronunciation: ​[elɛn seɡaʁa]; born Hélène Aurore Alice Rizzo on 26 February 1971) is a French singer who came to prominence playing the ...more
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Irina Allegrova is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 67

Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Irina Aleksandrovna Allegrova (Russian: Ирина Александровна Аллегрова; born 20 January 1952) is a Russian singer. People's Artist of Russia (2010)).
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Isabel Bayrakdarian is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 45

Birthplace: Zahlé, Zahlé District, Lebanon

Isabel Bayrakdarian (Armenian: Իզաբել Բայրաքդարյան; born February 1, 1974) is an Armenian-Canadian operatic soprano.
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Karapetê Xaç... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Karapetê Xaço Dec. at 105 (1900-2005)
Karapetê Xaço or Karabêtê Xaço or Gerabêtê Xaço (Armenian: Կարապետ Խաչո) (September 3, 1900 or 1903 or 1908 - January 15, 2005), was an ...more
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Lena Chamamyan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia

Birthplace: Damascus, Syria

Lena Chamamyan (Arabic: لينا شماميان‎, Armenian: Լենա Շամամյան; born 27 June 1980) is a Syrian-Armenian singer, one of the few Eastern women who write, produce, play instruments, and sing. She ...more
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Lévon Sayan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Age: 84

Birthplace: Aix-en-Provence, France

Lévon Sayan or Levon Sanosyan (Armenian: Լևոն Սայան, born December 17, 1934) is a French-Armenian impresario and producer, as well as an operatic tenor.
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Lilit Pipoyan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Singers from Armenia
Lilit Pipoyan Age: 63

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Lilit Pipoyan (Armenian: Լիլիթ Պիպոյան; born June 16, 1955) is an Armenian musician, singer, and architect. Pipoyan belongs to that narrow circle of modern Armenian musicians whose works present ...more