American musicians born in 1972

Here are 50 famous musicians from United States of America were born in 1972:

Carmen Electra

Carmen Electra (April 20, 1972 Sharonville-) a.k.a. Tara Leigh Patrick or Carmen Elektra is an American singer, tv personality, actor, model, dancer, entertainer, author, fitness professional and voice actor.

Her albums include Go Go Dancer, Carmen Electra, Fantasia Erotica, Everybody Get on Up, Fun and I Like It Loud [Explicit].

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Billie Joe Armstrong

Billie Joe Armstrong (February 17, 1972 Oakland-) also known as Billy Joe Armstrong, Billie-Joe Armstrong, Billie Joe, Willam Joseph Armstrong, Armstrong, Billie Joe, BJ, Billie, Fink, Reverend Strychnine Twitch or Wilhelm Fink is an American singer, songwriter, musician, guitarist, actor, composer, businessperson and multi-instrumentalist. He has two children, Joseph Marciano Armstrong and Jakob Danger Armstrong.

Discography: Look for Love and Foreverly. His related genres: Alternative rock, Pop punk, Punk rock, New Wave, Garage rock, Rock music, Heavy metal, Hard rock and Power pop.

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Mike Dirnt

Mike Dirnt (May 4, 1972 Berkeley-) a.k.a. Michael Ryan Pritchard, Dirnt, Mike or Van Gough is an American singer, musician, songwriter, bassist and composer. He has three children, Estelle Desiree, Brixton Michael and Ryan Ruby Mae.

Genres he performed include Alternative rock, Pop punk, Punk rock, New Wave, Garage rock, Skate punk, Hardcore punk, Hard rock and Rock music.

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Melissa Auf der Maur

Melissa Auf der Maur (March 17, 1972 Montreal-) also known as Auf der Maur, MAdM, Melisa Auf Der Maur, Melissa Auf Der Maur, Auf der Maur, Melissa or Melissa Gaborian auf der Maur is an American photographer, bassist, actor, record producer, singer-songwriter and film producer. Her child is called River Stone.

Her albums include Followed the Waves, Taste You, This Would Be Paradise, Out of Our Minds, Auf der Maur, Real a Lie and Out of Our Minds. Her related genres: Alternative rock, Post-grunge, Alternative metal and Indie rock.

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Dave Williams

Dave Williams (February 29, 1972 Dallas-August 14, 2002 Manassas) a.k.a. David W. Williams, Dave or Stage was an American singer.

Genres he performed include Hard rock, Alternative metal, Nu metal, Heavy metal and Post-grunge.

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Emily Robison

Emily Robison (August 16, 1972 Pittsfield-) also known as Emily Burns Erwin or Emily Erwin is an American songwriter, musician, record producer, singer, actor, multi-instrumentalist and voice actor. She has three children, Charles Augustus Robison, Henry Benjamin Robison and Julianna Tex Robison.

Genres she performed: Bluegrass, Country rock, Country, Folk music, Alternative country and Blue-eyed soul.

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Mark Hoppus

Mark Hoppus (March 15, 1972 Ridgecrest-) also known as Mark "Fish Guts" Hoppus, Hoppus, Mark, Mark Allan Hoppus, +44, blink-182 or Blink 182 is an American singer, musician, record producer, bassist, presenter, songwriter, guitarist, actor and television producer. His child is called Jack Hoppus.

Genres: Alternative rock, Pop punk, Punk rock, Skate punk and Electronic rock.

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Taylor Hawkins

Taylor Hawkins (February 17, 1972 Fort Worth-) a.k.a. Oliver Taylor Hawkins, Hawkins, Taylor, Foo Fighters, Tay or The Foo Fighters is an American musician, drummer, songwriter and singer. He has two children, Oliver Shane Hawkins and Annabelle Hawkins.

Genres: Alternative rock, Rock music, Progressive rock, Hard rock, Post-grunge, Punk rock and Alternative metal.

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Wes Scantlin

Wes Scantlin (June 9, 1972 Kansas City-) also known as Scantlin, Wes, Wesley Reid Scantlin or Wesley Scantlin is an American singer, musician, guitarist and songwriter.

Genres he performed include Post-grunge, Grunge, Alternative rock, Hard rock and Alternative metal.

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Vitamin C

Vitamin C (July 20, 1972 Old Bridge-) a.k.a. Colleen Fitzpatrick or Colleen Ann Fitzpatrick is an American singer, actor, songwriter, businessperson, dancer and record producer.

Her albums include Vitamin C, More, Last Nite, The Itch, Smile, Friends Forever (Graduation) and Me, Myself and I. Genres: Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Synthpop, Alternative rock and Electropop.

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Hank Williams III

Hank Williams III (December 12, 1972 Nashville-) a.k.a. Hank 3, Hank III, Shelton Hank Williams or Shelton Hank Williams III is an American singer, musician, bassist, singer-songwriter, guitarist, drummer, actor and multi-instrumentalist.

His most important albums: Risin' Outlaw, Lovesick, Broke & Driftin', Damn Right, Rebel Proud, Rebel Within, This Ain’t Country, Straight to Hell, Live in Scotland, Three Hanks: Men With Broken Hearts, Hillbilly Joker and Ghost to a Ghost/Gutter Town. Genres: Cowpunk, Punk rock, Country, Psychobilly, Alternative country, Neotraditional country, Outlaw country, Heavy metal, Hardcore punk, Honky-tonk, Metalcore, Thrash metal, Southern rock, Sludge metal, Americana and Gothabilly.

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Pras (October 19, 1972 Brooklyn-) also known as Pras, Michael, Pras Michel, Prakazrel Samuel Michel, Prakazrel, Praskazrel Samuel Michel, Prakazrel 'Pras' Michel or Prakazrel Michel is an American songwriter, rapper, actor, film producer, singer, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and music arranger.

His most important albums: Refugee Camp Navy Seals, Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are), Haven't Found, Haven't Found and Win, Lose or draw. Genres he performed include Folk music, Reggae, Alternative hip hop, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, Soul music and Hip hop music.

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Rob Thomas

Rob Thomas (February 14, 1972 Landstuhl Regional Medical Center-) a.k.a. Robert Kelly Thomas or Thomas, Rob is an American singer, singer-songwriter, guitarist, songwriter and music artist. He has one child, Maison Avery William Thomas.

His most important albums: ...Something to Be, ...Something More, A New York Christmas, Lonely No More, This Is How a Heart Breaks, Little Wonders, Cradlesong, Smooth, Her Diamonds and Give Me the Meltdown. Genres he performed: Alternative rock, Rock music, Pop rock, Post-grunge, Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Country, Pop music, Dance music and Power pop.

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Donavon Frankenreiter

Donavon Frankenreiter (December 10, 1972 Downey-) also known as Donovan Frankenreiter or Frankenreiter, Donavon is an American songwriter and musician.

Discography: Move by Yourself, Donavon Frankenreiter, Donavon, Recycled Recipes, Vol. 2 EP, Recycled Recipes, The Abbey Road Sessions, Pass It Around, Glow, Revisited and Start Livin'. Genres he performed: Surf rock, Soft rock and Surf music.

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Jermaine Dupri

Jermaine Dupri (September 23, 1972 Asheville-) a.k.a. JD, Jermaine D. Mauldin, Jermaine Dupri Mauldin, Jermaine Dupri Maudin or Jermaine Propane is an American songwriter, musician, rapper, actor and record producer. He has one child, Shaniah Mauldin.

His discography includes: Instructions, Life In 1472, Young, Fly & Flashy, Vol. 1, I've Got to Have It, 12 Soulful Nights of Christmas, Part 1, The Party Continues and Sweetheart. Genres he performed: Southern hip hop, Rhythm and blues, Pop-rap, Pop music, Hip hop music, Soul music and Contemporary R&B.

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Rain Phoenix

Rain Phoenix (November 21, 1972 Crockett-) a.k.a. Rain Joan of Arc Phoenix, Phoenix, Rain or Rainbow Phoenix is an American singer, actor, musician and lyricist. She has one child, Jonas Winter Phoenix.

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Mark Morton

Mark Morton (November 25, 1972 United States of America-) a.k.a. Morton, Mark or Mark Duane Morton is an American guitarist, songwriter and musician.

Genres he performed: Thrash metal, Groove metal and Metalcore.

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Brian Molko

Brian Molko (December 10, 1972 Brussels-) a.k.a. brian_molko or Molko, Brian is an American singer, guitarist, keyboard player, songwriter and musician.

His albums: College 84. Genres related to him: Alternative rock, Rock music, Indie rock, Post-punk revival, Glam punk and Glam rock.

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Rogue (July 4, 1972 Charlottesville-) a.k.a. Virgil Roger du Pont III is an American musician, songwriter and singer.

Genres: Gothic rock, Dark wave and Synthpop.

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Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley (October 28, 1972 Glen Dale-) a.k.a. Brad Douglas Paisley or Brad Paisey is an American singer, singer-songwriter, guitarist, musician, artist, film score composer, actor, voice actor and music artist. He has two children, William Huckleberry Paisley and Jasper Warren Paisley.

His discography includes: Mud on the Tires, Time Well Wasted, 5th Gear, Ticks, Part II, Brad Paisley Christmas, Who Needs Pictures, I'm Gonna Miss Her, Online and Who Needs Pictures / It Never Woulda Worked Out Anyway. Genres: Country, Rock music, Southern rock, Americana and Country rock.

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Stephen Marley

Stephen Marley (April 20, 1972 Wilmington-) also known as Ragamuffin, Stephen Robert Nesta "Raggamuffin" Marley, Stephen Robert Nesta Marley or Ragga is an American singer, musician, artist and record producer. He has 13 children, Joseph Marley, Stephen Marley, Jr., Yohan Marley, Jeremiah Marley, Bengimen Marley, Binghi Marley, Shacia Marley, Mystic Marley, Summer Marley, Zipporah Marley, Lailah Marley, Nyah Marley and Sasha Marley.

His most recognized albums: The Traffic Jam, Mind Control, Hey Baby (feat. Mos Def), Got Music? and Revelation, Part 1: The Root of Life. His related genres: Reggae.

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Jill Scott

Jill Scott (April 4, 1972 Philadelphia-) a.k.a. The Lady Jill Scott or Jilly from Philly is an American poet, singer-songwriter, actor, artist, musician and music artist. She has one child, Jett Hamilton Roberts.

Her albums: Gettin' In the Way, Experience: Jill Scott 826+, The Real Thing: Words and Sounds, Volume 3, Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds, Volume 1, Collaborations, Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2, Golden and Not Like Crazy (Kenny Dope Remixes), Love Rain, A Long Walk and Golden. Genres: Jazz, Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Neo soul, Quiet Storm, Spoken Word Soul, Spoken word, Contemporary R&B, Hip Hop and Hip hop music.

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Josh Freese

Josh Freese (December 25, 1972 Orlando-) also known as Freese, Josh or Devo is an American drummer, session musician, songwriter, actor and musician.

His albums include Since 1972, The Notorious One Man Orgy and My New Friends. His related genres: Rock music, Hard rock, Industrial rock, Alternative rock, Punk rock, Alternative metal, Heavy metal, Post-punk, Pop punk, Industrial metal and Post-grunge.

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Saul Williams

Saul Williams (February 29, 1972 Newburgh-) also known as Saul Stacey Williams is an American poet, musician, writer, actor, singer, film score composer and rob gibsun. He has two children, Saturn Williams and Xuly Williams.

Related albums: Amethyst Rock Star, Saul Williams, Black Stacey, The Inevitable Rise and Liberation of NiggyTardust!, Not in My Name, List of Demands (Reparations), 2004-08-11: Re-Live: Double Door, Chicago, IL, USA, NGH WHT: The Dead Emcee Scrolls with The Arditti Quartet and Volcanic Sunlight. Genres: Spoken word, Electronic music, Industrial music, Alternative rock, Alternative hip hop, Industrial hip hop and Hip hop music.

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David Silveria

David Silveria (September 21, 1972 San Leandro-) a.k.a. Silveria, David or David Randall Silveria is an American drummer, songwriter, musician and percussionist. He has two children, David Jr. and Sophia Aurora.

Genres he performed include Nu metal, Alternative metal, Industrial metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock and Electronic rock.

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Christian McBride

Christian McBride (May 31, 1972 Philadelphia-) a.k.a. McBride, Christian is an American bassist and musician.

His discography includes: Number Two Express, Gettin' to It, Live at Tonic, A Family Affair, Vertical Vision, SuperBass 2, SuperBass, Parker's Mood, Fingerpainting: The Music of Herbie Hancock and Super Trio. Genres he performed: Jazz and Jazz fusion.

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Tré Cool

Tré Cool (December 9, 1972 Frankfurt-) a.k.a. Tre Cool, Frank Edwin Wright III or The Snoo is an American musician, drummer and composer. He has two children, Frankito Wright and Ramona Isabel Wright.

Genres he performed: Pop punk, Punk rock, Alternative rock, New Wave, Garage rock, Hardcore punk, Hard rock and Rock music.

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Jason Rullo

Jason Rullo (July 17, 1972 Hackensack-) otherwise known as Rullo, Jason is an American drummer and musician.

Genres: Progressive metal and Neoclassical metal.

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David Charvet

David Charvet (May 15, 1972 Lyon-) also known as David Franck Guez, David Faranck Guez Charvet, David Franck Guez Charvet, david_charvet or Charvet, David is an American singer and actor. He has two children, Heaven Rain Charvet and Shaya Braven Charvet.

His discography includes: David Charvet, Leap of Faith, Se laisser quelque chose, Leap of Faith, Regarde-toi, Je te dédie, Should I Leave, Jusqu'au bout and Swim With the Birds.

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Carlos Ponce

Carlos Ponce (September 4, 1972 Santurce-) a.k.a. Carlos Armando Ponce Freyre Jr., Carlos Armando Ponce Freyre, Carlitos, Carlos Poncy or Carlos Ponce Freyre is an American singer, actor, music producer, composer and presenter. His children are called Giancarlo Ponce, Sebastián Joel Ponce, Siena Natasha Ponce and Savanna Ala Ponce.

His albums: Ponce, Carlos Ponce, Todo lo que soy and La historia. His related genres: Latin pop.

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Ron Killings

Ron Killings (January 19, 1972 Atlanta-) also known as The Truth, K. Malik Shabazz, The Suntan Superman, K-Kwik, R-Truth, The Charismatic One, K-Krush, Pretty Ricky, Kid Krush, Ronnie Killings, Ron 'The Truth' Killings, The Conspiracy Theorist, R-Ziggler or Ronald Arnold Killings is an American wrestler, rapper and actor.

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Josey Scott

Josey Scott (May 3, 1972 Memphis-) also known as Scott, Josey, Joseph Scott Sappington, Saliva Man, Joseph Sappington or Saliva is an American singer, musician, rapper and actor.

Discography: Hero. Genres he performed include Rapcore, Nu metal, Hard rock, Post-grunge, Alternative metal, Southern rock and Grunge.

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Craig Jones

Craig Jones (February 11, 1972 Des Moines-) a.k.a. Craig Michael Jones, 133, 133 MHz, The Silent One, The Killer, #5, Spike-Head, Pin-head, Pin Head or Slipknot is an American musician and actor.

Genres he performed: Nu metal, Alternative metal, Thrash metal, Metalcore, Groove metal and Heavy metal.

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Terry Balsamo

Terry Balsamo (October 8, 1972 Tampa-) a.k.a. Balsamo, Terry or Terry Philip Balsamo II is an American musician, songwriter and guitarist.

His related genres: Hard rock, Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Alternative metal and Nu metal.

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G. Love

G. Love (October 3, 1972 Philadelphia-) otherwise known as Garrett Dutton III, Love, G., Garrett Dutton or Dutton, Garrett is an American , .

His albums include Has Gone Country, The Hustle EP, Lemonade, Superhero Brother, Fixin' to Die, Some Live Songs and The Hustle.

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Beth Hart

Beth Hart (January 24, 1972 Los Angeles-) also known as The Beth Hart Band, Beath Hart Band or Hart, Beth is an American painter, singer-songwriter and musician.

Her albums include Screamin' for My Supper, Leave the Light On, Live at Paradiso, 37 Days, My California, Don't Explain, Beth Hart & The Ocean of Souls, Bang Bang Boom Boom, L.A. Song and The Best of Beth Hart. Her related genres: Blues, Rock music, Blues rock, Jazz fusion and Soul music.

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Will Wheaton

Will Wheaton (October 26, 1972-) is an American singer and singer-songwriter.

Genres related to him: Jazz and Soul music.

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Stephen Bradley

Stephen Bradley (August 23, 1972 Richmond-) also known as Bradley, Stephen is an American musician.

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Nature (December 5, 1972 Queens-) also known as Jermain Baxter is an American musician and rapper.

His albums include For All Seasons, Wild Gremlinz and Seasons Changed: Winter Edition. Genres: Hip hop music.

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Joseph Bruce

Joseph Bruce (April 28, 1972 Detroit-) a.k.a. Violent J, Joseph F. Bruce, Golden Jelly, Fats Pepper, Bullet, Joseph Frank Bruce, Jagged Joe, Big Baby Chips, Mr. Diamond, Big Baby Sweets, Joe Bruce, Insane Clown Posse or Violent J of Insane Clown Posse is an American record producer, author, rapper, film score composer, actor, wrestler and screenwriter. He has two children, Joseph Bruce, II and Ruby Bruce.

His most important albums: Wizard of the Hood and The Shining. Genres he performed include Horrorcore and Hip hop music.

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Shawn Stockman

Shawn Stockman (September 26, 1972 Philadelphia-) a.k.a. Shawn Patrick Stockman, Stockman, Shawn, Boys II Men or Boyz II Men is an American singer, musician, songwriter, composer, record producer and actor.

Genres related to him: Soul music, New jack swing and Contemporary R&B.

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Nikka Costa

Nikka Costa (June 4, 1972 Tokyo-) a.k.a. Nikki Costa, Domenica Costa, Sunday Costa or Domenica "Nikka" Costa is an American singer and singer-songwriter. Her child is Sugar McQueen Stanley.

Her albums: Butterfly Rocket, Everybody Got Their Something, Like a Feather, Till I Get to You, can'tneverdidnothin', Pebble to a Pearl, PRO★WHOA!, Nikka Costa and Ching Ching Ching. Genres she performed include Funk, Pop music, Soul music, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music, Rhythm and blues and Blues.

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Raymond Herrera

Raymond Herrera (December 18, 1972 Los Angeles-) also known as Greñudo, Grenudo or Herrera, Raymond is an American drummer.

Genres he performed: Thrash metal, Alternative metal, Heavy metal, Industrial metal, Electronica, Rock music and Orchestra.

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Paul Gray

Paul Gray (April 8, 1972 Los Angeles-May 24, 2010 Johnston) a.k.a. Paul Dedrick Gray, Paul Grey, The Pig, #2 or The Ghost was an American musician, songwriter and bassist. His child is October Gray.

Genres: Nu metal, Rock music, Rapcore, Progressive metal, Pop punk, Alternative metal, Industrial metal, Funk rock, Heavy metal, Jazz fusion, Funk metal, Avant-garde metal, Alternative rock, Groove metal, Death metal, Stoner rock, Grindcore and Deathgrind.

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Chad I Ginsburg

Chad I Ginsburg (April 24, 1972 New Hope-) also known as Chad Ginsburg, CKY, Chad I. Ginsburg or C.I.G is an American guitarist, record producer, actor and musician.

Genres he performed: Rock music, Alternative rock, Experimental rock, Pop rock, Alternative metal, Heavy metal and Hard rock.

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Aaron Lewis

Aaron Lewis (April 13, 1972 Rutland City-) also known as Lewis, Aaron is an American singer, songwriter, musician and guitarist.

His albums include Town Line, The Road, Endless Summer and Soaking Up The Sun On A Friday Afternoon. Genres related to him: Alternative metal, Post-grunge, Nu metal, Alternative rock, Soft rock, Acoustic music and Country.

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Paul Doucette

Paul Doucette (August 22, 1972 North Huntingdon Township-) also known as Paul John Doucette is an American guitarist, drummer, musician and singer. He has one child, Mathilda Plum Doucette.

Genres he performed: Rock music, Pop rock and Alternative rock.

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Kim Hill

Kim Hill (August 7, 1972 Syracuse-) otherwise known as Hill, Kim or Kimberly Allise Hill is an American singer-songwriter.

Her albums include Summertime in Aspen and Suga Hill. Genres she performed: Funk, Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Gospel music, Pop rock and Hip hop music.

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Carla Azar

Carla Azar (June 15, 1972-) also known as Azar, Carla is an American drummer.

Genres she performed: Alternative rock and Electronic music.

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Jayo Felony

Jayo Felony (December 18, 1972 Portsmouth-) also known as Jay-O Felony, James Savage or Felony is an American musician and rapper.

Discography: Take a Ride, Whatcha Gonna Do?, Underground and Crip Hop. His related genres: Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop, Hardcore hip hop and Hip hop music.

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