English pop musicians

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    English pop singers

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  1. Cliff Richard
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    Cliff Richard

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    Sir Cliff Richard OBE (born Harry Rodger Webb, 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist. Richard has sold more than 250 million records worldwide. He has total sales of over 21 million singles in the UK and is the third-top-selling singles artist in UK Chart history, behind the Beatles and Elvis Presley.


  2. Vanessa Mae
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    Vanessa Mae

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    Vanessa-Mae (born 27 October 1978), is a British violinist with album sales reaching several million, having made her the wealthiest entertainer under 30 in the United Kingdom in 2006. She competed under the name Vanessa Vanakorn for Thailand in alpine skiing at the 2014 Winter Olympics. She was later banned from skiing because a qualifying race for her benefit was alleged to be corrupt but the Court of Arbitration for Sport nullified the ban, citing lack of evidence for her own wrongdoing or any manipulation.


  3. Sophie Ellis-Bextor
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    Sophie Ellis-Bextor

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    Sophie Michelle Ellis-Bextor (born 10 April 1979) is an English singer, songwriter, model and occasional DJ. She first came to prominence in the late 1990s, as the lead singer of the indie rock band Theaudience. After the group disbanded, Ellis-Bextor went solo, achieving widespread success in the early 2000s. Her music is a mixture of mainstream pop, disco, nu-disco, and 1980s electronic influences.


  4. Jimmy Nail
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    Jimmy Nail

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    James Bradford "Jimmy" Nail (born 16 March 1954) is an English singer-songwriter, actor, musician, film producer, film score composer and television writer.


  5. Tony Mortimer
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    Tony Mortimer

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    Anthony Michael "Tony" Mortimer (born 21 October 1970, Stepney, London) is an English singer, rapper, songwriter and composer. He is best known as a member of the boy band East 17, who were originally active from 1991 to 1997 and sold over 20 million records worldwide. Mortimer is also the writer of the band's only number-one single, "Stay Another Day".


  6. Katie White
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    Katie White

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    Katie Rebecca White (born 18 January 1983) is a British musician and member of the pop duo the Ting Tings. After some success with a girl group punk trio TKO, which supported Steps and Atomic Kitten, her father David White brought in Jules De Martino to write songs for TKO. Katie and Jules subsequently formed the Ting Tings in 2007.


  7. Birdy
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    Birdy

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    Jasmine Lucilla Elizabeth Jennifer van den Bogaerde (born 15 May 1996), better known by her stage name Birdy, is an English singer and songwriter. She won the music competition Open Mic UK in 2008, at the age of 12. Her debut single, a version of Bon Iver's "Skinny Love", was her breakthrough, charting all across Europe and earning platinum certification six times in Australia. Her self-titled debut album, Birdy, was released on 7 November 2011 to similar success, peaking at number 1 in Australia, Belgium and the Netherlands. Her second studio album, Fire Within, was released 23 September 2013 in the UK and other surrounding countries.


  8. Hank B. Marvin
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    Hank B. Marvin

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    Hank Brian Marvin (born 28 October 1941), also known as Hank B. Marvin, is an English multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and songwriter. He is best known as the lead guitarist for the Shadows, a group which primarily performed instrumentals and was the backing band for Cliff Richard. Marvin uses a clean guitar sound with a Vox amplifier and often uses an echo, also known as delay, for songs like "Apache" and "Wonderful Land". He also developed a distinctive way of using the guitar's vibrato to give a "dreamy feel" to his playing. Many leading British and Canadian rock guitarists cite Marvin as an influence on them.


  9. Rhianna
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    Rhianna

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    Rhianna Hannah Louise Kenny (born 1983, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England) professionally known as Rhianna, is an English R&B singer.


  10. Carol Decker
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    Carol Decker

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    Carol Ann Decker (born 10 September 1957) is an English musician. She is best known as the singer and front woman for the band T'Pau, which had international success in the late 1980s. Although Decker's music is mainly associated with the group, she also released a solo single in 1995, "One Heart," in support of the Halifax World Cup Rugby League centenary.


  11. Chris Lowe
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    Chris Lowe

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    Chris Löwe (born 16 April 1989) is a German footballer who plays for German club 1. FC Kaiserslautern.


  12. Mr. Hudson and the Library
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    Mr. Hudson and the Library

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    Benjamin Hudson McIldowie (born 26 June 1979), better known by his stage name Mr Hudson, is a English musician, songwriter and producer from Birmingham, England. First rising to prominence in 2006 with Mr Hudson And The Library, Hudson would later find solo success on Straight No Chaser, in 2009, spawning the hit single "Supernova" featuring Kanye West.


  13. Ireen Sheer
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    Ireen Sheer

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    Ireen Sheer (born 25 February 1949, Basildon, Essex, England) is a German-British pop singer, who has competed in several Eurovision Song Contests over the past four decades. She married another musician, Gavin du Porter, in 1976.


  14. Jamie Brooksby
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    Jamie Brooksby

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    Jamie Brooks (born 8 July 1983, Coventry, England) is an English pianist, keyboard player and composer/arranger.


  15. Foxes (singer)
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    Foxes (singer)

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    Foxes (born Louisa Rose Allen on 29 April 1989) is an English singer and songwriter. Her vocals featured on Zedd's 2013 single "Clarity", which peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 and won a Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording. Her debut album, Glorious, was released in the United Kingdom in 2014 and features the top 20 singles "Youth", "Let Go for Tonight" and "Holding onto Heaven". Her forthcoming second album, All I Need, is set to be released in February 2016. The album includes the single "Body Talk", "Feet Don't Fail Me Now", and "Better Love."


  16. Julian Perretta
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    Julian Perretta

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    Julian Remo Perretta (born 13 January 1991) is an English singer-songwriter, guitarist, best known for his song, "Wonder Why", which was the first single released from his 2011 debut album Stitch Me Up. The single charted across Europe and gained fame internationally.


  17. Jules De Martino
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    Jules De Martino

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    Julian "Jules" De Martino (born 16 July 1969) is a British musician and singer-songwriter, and a member of the pop duo The Ting Tings.


  18. Brian Cox
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    Brian Cox

    175 views

    Brian Edward Cox, OBE (born 3 March 1968) is an English physicist, and professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester. He is best known to the public as the presenter of science programmes, especially the Wonders of... series and has been described as the natural successor for BBC's scientific programming by both David Attenborough and the late Patrick Moore. Before his academic career, Cox was a keyboard player for the bands D:Ream and Dare.


  19. Stock Aitken Waterman
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    Stock Aitken Waterman

    102 views

    Stock Aitken Waterman (abbreviated as SAW) was an English songwriting and record producing trio consisting of Mike Stock, Matt Aitken, and Pete Waterman. The trio had great success during the mid to late 1980s and early 1990s. SAW is considered to be one of the most successful songwriting and producing partnerships of all time, scoring more than 100 UK top 40 hits, selling 40 million records and earning an estimated £60 million (about $104 million).


  20. Dave King
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    Dave King

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    Dave King (23 June 1929 – 15 April 2002) was an English comedian, actor and vocalist of popular songs. He is best remembered as the corrupt policeman, 'Parky', in the British gangster film, The Long Good Friday (1980).


  21. Rory Storm
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    Rory Storm

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    Rory Storm (7 January 1938 – 28 September 1972) was an English musician and vocalist. Born Alan Ernest Caldwell in Liverpool, Storm was the singer and leader of Rory Storm and the Hurricanes, a Liverpudlian band who were contemporaries of the Beatles in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Ringo Starr was the drummer for the Hurricanes before joining the Beatles in August 1962, replacing original drummer Pete Best.


  22. Bobby Elliott
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    Bobby Elliott

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    Robert Hartley "Bobby" Elliott (born 8 December 1941) is an English rock drummer, best known for playing with The Hollies, who has been described as "one of the very finest drummers in all of pop/rock".


  23. Peter Beckett
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    Peter Beckett

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    Peter Beckett (born 10 August 1948) is an English musician and songwriter who has written songs for many prominent recording artists, his own bands and solo work, and for several films. He is likely best known as the lead singer and guitarist for 1970s soft rock group Player, which scored a U.S. #1 hit in 1977 with "Baby Come Back".


  24. Frankmusik
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    Frankmusik

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    Vincent James Turner (born 9 October 1985), better known by his stage name Frankmusik (and between 2011 and 2012, by the name Vincent Did It), is an English synthpop musician. The name "Frank" is derived from the Christian name of his grandfather, whose name he took in tribute.


  25. Livvi Franc
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    Livvi Franc

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    Olivia Charlotte Waithe (born 31 May 1988), better known by her stage name Livvi Franc, is a British-Barbadian singer-songwriter.


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