American musicians born in 1957

Here are 50 famous musicians from United States of America were born in 1957:

Steve Taylor

Steve Taylor (December 9, 1957 Brawley-) also known as Taylor, Steve, Roland Stephen Taylor or Roland Stephen "Steve" Taylor is an American songwriter, record producer, film director, singer, film producer, actor, screenwriter and film editor.

His discography includes: I Want to Be a Clone, Meltdown, On the Fritz, I Predict 1990, The Best We Could Find + 3 That Never Escaped, Squint, Now the Truth Can Be Told, Limelight, Meltdown and Meltdown Remixes and Liver. Genres related to him: Christian music, Christian alternative rock and New Wave.

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Mike Watt

Mike Watt (December 20, 1957 Portsmouth-) a.k.a. Watt, Mike, Michael David Watt or Michael David "Mike" Watt is an American songwriter, singer, bassist and actor.

His albums: Ball-Hog or Tugboat?, Contemplating the Engine Room, The Secondman's Middle Stand, Hyphenated-man and Big Train. Genres related to him: Punk rock, Psychedelic rock, Art rock, Hardcore punk, Hard rock, Post-punk, Garage rock, Alternative rock, Jazz fusion, Protopunk and Experimental rock.

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Michael W. Smith

Michael W. Smith (October 7, 1957 Kenova-) also known as Michael Whitaker Smith, Smith, Michael W., michael smith, Michael W Smith or Micheal W. Smith is an American songwriter, musician, composer, actor, singer-songwriter, singer, artist and music artist. His children are Ryan Whitaker, Whitney Katherine Smith-Mooring, Tyler Michael, Anna Elizabeth and Emily Allison.

His most recognized albums: Freedom, Healing Rain, Change Your World, Christmas, Christmastime, Devotions, Go West Young Man, I'll Lead You Home, Live the Life and Live the Life. Genres related to him: Pop music, Christian rock, Contemporary Christian music, Christian music, Pop rock and Gospel music.

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Patty Smyth

Patty Smyth (June 26, 1957 New York City-) a.k.a. Smyth, Patty is an American singer, songwriter and singer-songwriter. She has three children, Ruby Meyers, Anna McEnroe and Ava McEnroe.

Her albums: Greatest Hits (feat. Scandal), Patty Smyth, Never Enough, Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough (feat. Don Henley), Look What Love Has Done, No Mistakes and I Should Be Laughing. Genres: Rock music, Pop rock, Classic rock and New Wave.

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Kevin Eubanks

Kevin Eubanks (November 15, 1957 Philadelphia-) a.k.a. Kevin Tyrone Eubanks, Eubanks, Kevin or Eubanks is an American musician, guitarist, composer, actor and film score composer.

His albums include Promise of Tomorrow, Face to Face, Live at Bradley's, Spiritalk 2: Revelations, The Heat of Heat, Turning Point, Guitarist, The Searcher, Spirit Talk and The Best Of.... His related genres: Jazz and Rock music.

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Mojo Nixon

Mojo Nixon (August 2, 1957 Chapel Hill-) also known as Nixon, Mojo is an American , .

His discography includes: Whereabouts Unknown, Gadzooks!!! The Homemade Bootleg, !Sock Ray Blue!, Otis, Whiskey Rebellion, Live at the Casbah 12/28/2003, Frenzy, Free, Drunk, and Horny, Prairie Home Invasion and Get Out of My Way!. Genres he performed include Psychobilly, Cowpunk and Country.

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Chris Poland

Chris Poland (December 1, 1957 Dunkirk-) otherwise known as Poland, Chris is an American musician, guitarist and composer.

Discography: Return to Metalopolis 2002, Return to Metalopolis, Return to Metalopolis: Live and Chasing the Sun. Genres related to him: Heavy metal, Jazz, Speed metal, Thrash metal, Jazz fusion, Progressive metal and Instrumental rock.

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Marlon Jackson

Marlon Jackson (March 12, 1957 Gary-) a.k.a. Marlon David Jackson is an American record producer, songwriter, singer, musician, singer-songwriter, dancer, actor and entertainer. He has three children, Valencia Jackson, Brittny Jackson and Marlon David Jackson, Jr..

Genres he performed: Rhythm and blues, Pop music and Soul music.

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Mikel Rouse

Mikel Rouse (January 26, 1957 St. Louis-) is an American composer.

His albums: Made to Measure, Volume 3 & 6.

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Lyle Lovett

Lyle Lovett (November 1, 1957 Klein, Texas-) a.k.a. Lyle Pearce Lovett is an American singer, record producer, actor, musician, singer-songwriter and songwriter.

Discography: Lyle Lovett and His Large Band, Joshua Judges Ruth, You Can't Resist It, I Love Everybody, The Road to Ensenada, Step Inside This House, Dr. T & The Women, Anthology, Volume 1: Cowboy Man, Smile (Songs From the Movies) and My Baby Don't Tolerate. His related genres: Alternative country, Country, Jazz, Western swing, Country pop, Country rock, Blues, Bluegrass, Americana, Country folk, Texas country music and Outlaw country.

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Steve Lukather

Steve Lukather (October 21, 1957 San Fernando Valley-) a.k.a. Steve "Luke" Lukather, Steven Lukather, Lukather, Steve, Steven Lee Lukather, Luke, Luke Lukather or Steve Luthaker is an American guitarist, musician, record producer, songwriter, singer and music arranger. He has one child, Lily Rose Lukather.

His albums: Ever Changing Times, Luke, Lukather, Candyman, All's Well That Ends Well, Santamental, , No Substitutions: Live in Osaka, Transition and An Odd Couple Live. Genres he performed: Melodic Rock, Pop rock, Jazz fusion, Rock music, Neo-progressive rock, Hard rock and Progressive rock.

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Vince Gill

Vince Gill (April 12, 1957 Norman-) otherwise known as e Gill, Gill Vince, Vincent Grant Gill, Vincent Gill or Vincent Grant "Vince" Gill is an American singer-songwriter, musician, voice actor and multi-instrumentalist. He has two children, Jennifer Jerene Gill and Corrina Grant Gill.

His discography includes: I Never Knew Lonely, Next Big Thing, Songs From the Heart (disc 2), The Best of Vince Gill, The Things That Matter, The Way Back Home, Turn Me Loose, Vince Gill and Friends, Vintage Gill - The Encore Collection and When I Call Your Name. Genres he performed include Country, Blue-eyed soul, Bluegrass, Country pop and Southern rock.

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Edmund Sylvers

Edmund Sylvers (January 25, 1957 Memphis-March 11, 2004 Richmond) a.k.a. Edmund Silvers, Edmund Theodore Sylvers, E. Sylvers or Edmund T. Sylvers was an American singer, musician and actor. He had one child, Jeremy Sylvers.

His albums include Have You Heard. Genres: Disco, Rhythm and blues, Funk, Dance music and Soul music.

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Faith Prince

Faith Prince (August 6, 1957 Augusta-) is an American singer, actor and voice actor. She has one child, Henry Lunetta.

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Robert Pollard

Robert Pollard (October 31, 1957 Dayton-) also known as Pollard, Robert or Robert Ellsworth Pollard, Jr. is an American singer, guitarist, singer-songwriter and film score composer. His children are Bryan Pollard and Erica Pollard.

His most recognized albums: Not in My Airforce, Waved Out, Love Is Stronger Than Witchcraft, Normal Happiness, From a Compound Eye, Kid Marine, Motel of Fools, Zoom, Coast to Coast Carpet of Love and Silverfish Trivia. Genres related to him: Rock music and Indie rock.

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Myra Melford

Myra Melford (January 5, 1957 Chicago-) also known as Melford, Myra is an American jazz pianist and pianist.

Her albums: The Image of Your Body, Heart Mountain, Even the Sounds Shine, Eleven Ghosts, Yet Can Spring, Spark!, Hex, Above Blue, The Same River, Twice and For We Have Heard. Genres she performed include Jazz and Avant-garde jazz.

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Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan (July 3, 1957 Brewster-August 26, 2004 East Quogue) also known as Laura Brannigan, LAURA BRANIGAN or Branigan, Laura was an American singer, actor, musician and songwriter.

Her albums include Branigan, Branigan 2, Self Control, Hold Me, Touch, Laura Branigan, Over My Heart, Gloria 2004 / Self Control 2004, Gloria 2004 Mixes and Remember Me. Genres she performed: Italo disco, Euro disco, Pop music, Hi-NRG, Rock music, Electronic music, Pop rock, Dance music and Disco.

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Vinny Appice

Vinny Appice (September 13, 1957 Brooklyn-) also known as Vinnie Appice, Vincent Appice, Appice, Vinny, Vincent Samson Appice or Vincent Samson "Vinny" Appice is an American drummer and musician.

Genres he performed include Hard rock and Heavy metal.

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John Benitez

John Benitez (November 7, 1957 South Bronx-) otherwise known as Jellybean Benitez, Jellybean, Jellybean Benítez, John A. Benitez, 'Jellybean' Benitez, John Jellybean Benitez or John 'Jellybean' Benítez is an American musician, disc jockey, film producer and actor.

His discography includes: Just Visiting This Planet, Spillin' the Beans, Sidewalk Talk and Rocks the House!. Genres related to him: Dance music, Pop music, House music, Freestyle music, Contemporary R&B and Boogie.

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Johnny Rod

Johnny Rod (December 8, 1957-) a.k.a. John Tumminello is an American musician and guitarist.

Genres he performed: Glam metal, Hard rock, Rock music and Heavy metal.

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Stephanie Mills

Stephanie Mills (March 22, 1957 Queens-) also known as Mills, Stephanie, Stephanie Dorthea Mills, Cookie or The First Lady of R&B is an American singer. She has one child, Farad Mills.

Discography: Born for this, Gold, Greatest Hits: 1985-1993, Greatest Hits, I've Got the Cure, If I Were Your Woman, Personal Inspirations, Something Real, Stephanie Mills and The Best Of. Genres related to her: Gospel music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music and Contemporary R&B.

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Richie Ramone

Richie Ramone (August 11, 1957 Passaic-) also known as Richard Reinhardt or Ritchie Ramone is an American musician.

His most important albums: Entitled. His related genres: Punk rock.

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James McBride

James McBride (September 11, 1957 Brooklyn-) is an American journalist, musician, teacher, screenwriter, author, writer and novelist. He has three children, Azure McBride, Jordan McBride and Nash McBride.

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Patty Loveless

Patty Loveless (January 4, 1957 Pikeville-) a.k.a. Patty Lee Ramey or Loveless, Patty is an American singer, singer-songwriter and musician.

Her most recognized albums: When Fallen Angels Fly, Long Stretch of Lonesome, Bluegrass & White Snow: A Mountain Christmas, Dreamin' My Dreams, 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Patty Loveless, Greatest Hits, Honky Tonk Angel, If My Heart Had Windows, Mountain Soul and On Down the Line. Genres she performed include Country, Neotraditional country, Honky-tonk, Country pop, Bluegrass and Country rock.

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Pam Tillis

Pam Tillis (July 24, 1957 Plant City-) also known as P am Tillis, Pamela Yvonne Tillis or Pamela Yvonne "Pam" Tillis is an American actor, singer-songwriter, musician, composer and guitarist. Her child is called Ben Mason.

Discography: All of These Hits, All of This Love, Collection, Every Time, Homeward Looking Angel, I Said a Prayer, It's All Relative (Tillis Sings Tillis), Put Yourself in My Place, Sweetheart's Dance and Thunder & Roses. Genres: Country.

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King Lizzard

King Lizzard (June 2, 1957 Detroit-) is an American singer, musician, record producer, composer, lyricist and songwriter.

Genres he performed: Hard rock, Rock music, Symphonic metal, Rock and roll, Heavy metal, Classical music, Progressive rock, Alternative rock, Art rock, Funk rock, Experimental rock, Psychedelic rock and Symphonic rock.

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Carlos Cavazo

Carlos Cavazo (July 8, 1957 Orange County-) is an American guitarist and songwriter.

Genres he performed: Hard rock, Glam metal and Heavy metal.

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Jim White

Jim White (March 10, 1957 California-) also known as White, Jim is an American singer, film score composer, lyricist and actor.

His most important albums: No Such Place, Gimme 5, Wrong-Eyed Jesus! (Mysterious Tale of How I Shouted), Transnormal Skiperoo, Drill a Hole in That Substrate and Tell Me What You See, A Funny Little Cross to Bear, Where It Hits You and Sounds of the Americans. Genres he performed include Americana and Alternative country.

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Carter Beauford

Carter Beauford (November 2, 1957 Charlottesville-) also known as Beauford, Carter or Carter Anthony Beauford is an American drummer, musician, composer, music arranger and percussionist.

Genres he performed: Jazz, Rock music, Rhythm and blues, World music, Alternative rock, Fusion and Black metal.

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Patrick Moten

Patrick Moten (March 17, 1957 Los Angeles-November 22, 1999 Los Angeles) was an American musician, songwriter, music arranger, record producer and pianist.

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Dennis Drew

Dennis Drew (August 8, 1957 Jamestown-) otherwise known as 10,000 Maniacs is an American songwriter and actor.

His related genres: Rock music and Alternative rock.

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Steve Gustafson

Steve Gustafson (April 10, 1957 Seville-) also known as Steven Gustafson or 10,000 Maniacs is an American actor.

Genres: Alternative rock and Rock music.

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Gretchen Peters

Gretchen Peters (November 14, 1957 Bronxville-) also known as Peters, Gretchen is an American singer and songwriter.

Her albums include Halcyon, Trio, Burnt Toast and Offerings, Gretchen Peters, One to the Heart, One to the Head (feat. Tom Russell), The Secret of Life, Hello Cruel World, Northern Lights and Circus Girl: The Best of Gretchen Peters. Genres: Country and Folk music.

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Mike Marshall

Mike Marshall (July 17, 1957 New Castle-) also known as Mike Marshal, Marshall, Mike or Michael James Marshall is an American musician, composer and multi-instrumentalist.

His albums: Brazil Duets, Gator Strut, Into the Cauldron, Live Duets, Chiaroscuro, Uncommon Ritual, At Home and on the Range: The Duo Live, The Duo, Brand New Can and Jam. Genres he performed: Progressive bluegrass, Bluegrass, Classical music, Jazz and New Acoustic Music.

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Gibby Haynes

Gibby Haynes (September 30, 1957 Dallas-) also known as Gibson Jerome Haynes, Gibby, Fritz Wang, Gibby Haines, Gibson Haynes, Butthole Surfers, Gibson J. Haynes or Gibson Jerome "Gibby" Haynes is an American singer, musician, actor, painter and radio personality.

His albums: Atlanta. Genres related to him: Alternative rock, Punk rock, Hardcore punk, Noise rock, Experimental rock and Industrial metal.

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Nic Harcourt

Nic Harcourt (September 23, 1957 Birmingham-) is an American television producer, radio personality, journalist, news director and music director.

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Geri Allen

Geri Allen (June 12, 1957 Pontiac-) otherwise known as Allen, Geri is an American record producer, jazz pianist, musician, professor, pianist, composer and actor.

Related albums: The Gathering, Eyes... in the Back of Your Head, Maroons, Some Aspects of Water, Three Pianos for Jimi, The Nurturer, Flying Toward the Sound, The Life of a Song, The Montreal Tapes and In the Year of the Dragon. Genres she performed include Funk, Jazz, Blues, Post-bop and Gospel music.

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Mark Pender

Mark Pender (August 21, 1957 Kansas City-) also known as Pender, Mark is an American songwriter, trumpeter and singer.

Genres he performed: Jazz, Rock music and Soul music.

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Andrew Calhoun

Andrew Calhoun (November 30, 1957 New Haven-) also known as Calhoun, Andrew is an American singer.

His albums include Phoenix Envy and Telfer's Cows.

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Jennifer Batten

Jennifer Batten (November 29, 1957 New York City-) also known as Batten, Jennifer is an American guitarist, songwriter, record producer, visual artist, film producer, musician and author.

Discography: Jennifer Batten's Tribal Rage: Momentum, Above Below and Beyond and Whatever. Her related genres: Heavy metal, Instrumental rock, Jazz fusion, Electronica and Hard rock.

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Jeff Martin

Jeff Martin (November 9, 1957-) also known as Martin, Jeff is an American singer and musician.

His albums include The Fool. Genres: Heavy metal, Hard rock, Glam metal, Speed metal and Blues rock.

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Fred Ho

Fred Ho (August 10, 1957 Palo Alto-April 12, 2014) otherwise known as Fred Wei-han Houn or Hóu Wéihàn was an American writer, composer, playwright, saxophonist, social activist and bandleader.

His most important albums: Voice of the Dragon, Celestial Green Monster and Once Upon a Time in Chinese America....

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Leon Wesley Walls

Leon Wesley Walls (July 30, 1957 Cincinnati-) otherwise known as Leon Walls or Wes is an American singer, singer-songwriter, actor and guitarist.

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Jim Babjak

Jim Babjak (November 17, 1957-) also known as Babjak, Jim is an American musician and guitarist.

His most important albums: , Christmas Songs, Children's Songs and Covers. Genres related to him: Power pop and Rock music.

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Steve Porcaro

Steve Porcaro (September 2, 1957 Hartford-) a.k.a. Steven Maxwell Porcaro, Porcaro, Steve, Steven Maxwell "Steve" Porcaro or Steve Parcaro is an American songwriter, keyboard player and composer.

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William Edward Childs

William Edward Childs (March 8, 1957 Los Angeles-) also known as Billy Childs is an American jazz pianist, composer and film score composer.

His albums include Portrait of a Player, I've Known Rivers, The Child Within, His April Touch, Take for Example This..., Twilight Is Upon Us and Map to the Treasure: Reimagining Laura Nyro.

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Paul Leary

Paul Leary (May 7, 1957 San Antonio-) a.k.a. Paul Leary Walthall is an American record producer, guitarist, musician and songwriter.

His albums include The History of Dogs. Genres he performed include Alternative rock, Industrial metal, Experimental rock, Noise rock, Hardcore punk, Punk rock and Psychedelic rock.

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Tom Varner

Tom Varner (June 17, 1957 Morristown-) is an American musician, composer and teacher.

Related albums: Tom Varner Quartet, Motion/Stillness, Martian Heartache, The Mystery of Compassion, Jazz French Horn and Covert Action. Genres he performed: Jazz.

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Joey Image

Joey Image (March 5, 1957-) also known as Joey Pool is an American , .

Genres he performed: Punk rock.

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Browning Bryant

Browning Bryant (January 24, 1957 Pickens County-) is an American singer.

His discography includes: Patches.

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