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List of famous announcers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top announcers in the world? This includes the most prominent announcers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable announcers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic announcers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned announcers.

List features people like Charles Barkley and Troy Aikman.

From reputable, prominent, and well known announcers to the lesser known announcers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the announcer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous announcers ever?" and "What are the names of famous announcers?" then you're in the right place. (558 items)
David Letterman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Announcers
David Michael Letterman is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer, and actor. He hosts the late night television talk show Late Show with David Letterman, broadcast on CBS. ...more
George Takei is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Announcers
George Hosato Takei is an American actor, director, author, and activist, probably most widely known for his role as Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the USS Enterprise in the television series Star ...more
Vince McMahon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Vincent Kennedy "Vince" McMahon is an American professional wrestling promoter, former announcer, commentator, film producer, actor, and occasional professional wrestler currently ...more
Joe Rogan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Joseph James "Joe" Rogan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, martial artist, sports commentator, and podcaster. He is known for his work commentating for the Ultimate Fighting ...more
Charles Barkley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Charles Wade Barkley is a retired American professional basketball player and current analyst on the television program Inside the NBA. Nicknamed "Chuck", "Sir Charles", and ...more
Chris Berman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Christopher James "Chris" Berman, also known by the nickname Boomer, is an American sportscaster. He anchors SportsCenter, Monday Night Countdown, Sunday NFL Countdown, U.S. Open golf, ...more
The Miz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Michael Gregory "Mike" Mizanin is an American professional wrestler, reality television star, and actor. He is signed to WWE, where he performs under the ring name The Miz. Mizanin ...more
Al Michaels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Alan Richard "Al" Michaels is an American television sportscaster. Now employed by NBC Sports after nearly three decades with ABC Sports, Michaels is perhaps best known for his many ...more
Joey Fatone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Joseph Anthony "Joey" Fatone, Jr. is a U.S. singer, dancer, actor and television personality. He is best known as a member of the boyband NSYNC, in which he sang baritone. In 2007, he ...more
Tony Kornheiser is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Anthony Irwin "Tony" Kornheiser is an American sportswriter and former columnist for The Washington Post, as well as a radio and television talk show host. Kornheiser has hosted The ...more
Joe Morgan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Joe Leonard Morgan is a former Major League Baseball second baseman who played for the Houston Astros, Cincinnati Reds, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, and Oakland Athletics from ...more
Vin Scully is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Vincent Edward "Vin" Scully is an American sportscaster, best known as the play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team. He has been with the team since its days in ...more
Ed McMahon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Edward Leo Peter "Ed" McMahon, Jr. was an American comedian, game show host and announcer. He is most famous for his work on television as Johnny Carson's sidekick, announcer, and ...more
Bob Costas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Robert Quinlan "Bob" Costas is an American sportscaster, on the air for NBC Sports television since the early 1980s. He has been prime-time host of nine Olympic games. He also does ...more
Troy Aikman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Troy Kenneth Aikman is a former American football quarterback who played for the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League. The number one overall draft pick in 1989, Aikman played twelve ...more
Dick Enberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Richard Alan "Dick" Enberg is an American sportscaster. Since 2009 he has provided play-by-play for telecasts of San Diego Padres baseball on Fox Sports San Diego, following a long ...more
Jeffrey Tambor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Jeffrey Michael Tambor is an American actor and voice actor, best known for his roles as Hank Kingsley on The Larry Sanders Show, as well as George Bluth Sr. and Oscar Bluth on Arrested ...more
Howard Cosell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Howard William Cosell was an American sports journalist who was widely known for his blustery, cocksure personality. Cosell said of himself, "Arrogant, pompous, obnoxious, vain, cruel, ...more
Joe Buck is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Joseph Francis "Joe" Buck is an American sportscaster and the son of legendary sportscaster Jack Buck. He has won numerous Sports Emmy Awards for his work with Fox Sports, including ...more
John Melendez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Announcers
John Edward Melendez, commonly known as "Stuttering John," is an American television writer and former radio personality. Prior to his work on television as a writer and announcer, ...more
Tim McCarver is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Announcers
James Timothy "Tim" McCarver is an American sportscaster and former professional baseball catcher. McCarver played for the St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, ...more
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Philip Francis "Phil" Rizzuto, nicknamed "The Scooter", was an American Major League Baseball shortstop. He spent his entire 13-year baseball career with the New York ...more
Jonathan Coachman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Jonathan William Coachman, also known as "The Coach", is a former professional wrestling color commentator and authority figure. He is also a former college basketball player, and ...more
Pat Summerall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Announcers
George Allen "Pat" Summerall was an American football player and television sportscaster, having worked at CBS, Fox, and ESPN. In addition to football, he also announced major golf and ...more
Red Barber is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Announcers
Walter Lanier "Red" Barber was an American sports commentator. Barber, nicknamed "The Ol' Redhead", was primarily identified with radio broadcasts of Major League Baseball, ...more