List of famous keyboardists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top keyboardists in the world? This includes the most prominent keyboardists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable keyboardists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic keyboardists 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 keyboardists.
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Brenda Russell is an American-Canadian singer-songwriter and keyboardist. Known for her eclectic musical style, her recordings have encompassed several different genres, including pop, soul, dance, jazz and adult contemporary. She is perhaps most well known for her 1988 hit "Piano in the Dark", and also for writing the song "Get Here" which was a hit for Oleta Adams in 1991. Russell's songwriting and vocal talents have also been utilized by Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Earth, Wind & Fire, Joni Mitchell, Donna Summer, Bingo Players, Flo Rida and Sting. ...moresee more on Brenda Russell
Roger Ball is a Scottish saxophonist, keyboardist, songwriter and arranger. ...moresee more on Roger Ball
Panic! at the Disco is an American band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 and features the current lineup of vocalist and guitarist Brendon Urie and bassist Dallon Weekes, who are supported by touring members Kenneth Harris on lead guitar and Dan Pawlovich on drums. Founded by childhood friends, Ryan Ross, Spencer Smith, Brent Wilson and Brendon Urie, Panic! at the Disco recorded its first demos while its members were in high school. Shortly after, the band recorded and released its debut studio album, A Fever You Can't Sweat Out. Made known by the top ten lead single, "I Write Sins Not Tragedies", the album eventually was certified double platinum in the US. In 2006, founding bassist ...more
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Goldfrapp is an English indie pop duo from London, formed in 1999. The duo consists of Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory. Despite favourable reviews and a short-listing for the Mercury Prize, their 2000 début studio album Felt Mountain did not chart highly. Goldfrapp's second album Black Cherry, which incorporated glam rock and synthpop sounds into their music, was released in 2003. The album influenced the same dance-oriented sound of their third album Supernature. Supernature took Goldfrapp's work further into dance music, and enjoyed international chart success. The album produced three number-one US dance singles, and was nominated for Best Electronic/Dance Album at the 49th Grammy ...more
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