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Number of Records Matching Query: 242
 
ADAM GOLDSTEIN
 
Description: DJ, Remixer, Drummer
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

AL MARTINO
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Hit single "Here In My Heart".1952.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Springfield, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ALAN FREED
 
Description: Disc Jockey, USA
Known For: Rock Around The Clock (Film) 1956
Location Born: Pennsylvania, United States of America

ALLAN JONES
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Known for the song "The Donkey Serenade"
Location Born: Old Forge, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ALPHONSO JOHNSON
 
Description: Bassist
Known For: Weather Report
Location Born: Piladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

AMBAR BOSE
 
Description: American entrepreneur, electrical engineer and sound engineer.
Known For: Founder and Chairman of Bose Corporation
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ANDREA MCCARDLE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Mainly known for the song - "Tomorrow" 1977
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ANDY WARHOL
 
Description: Painter, Record Producer. USA
Known For: He is most famous for his painting of a can of Campbells soup.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

APACHE
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Front man for the "Flavor Unit"
Location Died: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ATHUR SCHWARTZ
 
Description: Song writer, USA
Known For: The Band Wagon, The Gay Life, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Location Died: Kintnersville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BARBARA FELDON
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for her role as "Agent 99" in the "Get Smart" series
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BARBARA FELDON
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for her role as "Agent 99" in the "Get Smart" series
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BARBARA MASON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1965 hit song, "Yes, Im Ready"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BERNIE LOWE
 
Description: Composer, record producer, arranger, pianist, bandleader.
Known For: "Wild One"- Bobby Rydell song "Teddy Bear" - Elvis Presley
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BEVERIDGE WEBSTER
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: An interpreter of French composers, especially Maurice Ravel
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILL COSBY
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, US
Known For: Known for his early recordings of - "Fat Albert"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILL DOGGETT
 
Description: Pianist. Arranger, Composer, USA
Known For: Best known recording is "Honky Tonk"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILL HORTON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead singer of vocal group "The Silhouettes"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILLY ECKSTINE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor , USA
Known For: Acted in a few films noted for "That Old Black Magic"
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILLY MAY
 
Description: Trumpeter, Arranger, Composer, USA
Known For: Winning a Grammy for the album
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILLY MURRAY
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Born 1877 - The same year Thomas Edison invented the phonograph.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BILLY WILLIAMSON
 
Description: Guitarist, Steel GuitarIst, USA
Known For: Member of "The Comets"
Location Born: ConshohocKen, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Swathmore, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BOB BABBITT
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: A member of Motown Records
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BOB BABBITT
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: A member of Motown Records
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BOB HORN
 
Description: TV host, USA
Known For: American Bandstand
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pine Grove, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BOBBY RYDELL
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Drummer, USA
Known For: Most popular hit - "Swinging School" - 1960
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BOBBY VINTON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: His most famous song is 1963
Location Born: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BOYZ II MEN
 
Description: Vocal Group, USA
Known For: A soul vocal group from Philadelphia.
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BRADLEY COOPER
 
Description: Actor. USA
Known For: Films The Hangover, The A-Team, Wedding Crashers
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

BUDDY GRECO
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: He appeared as the nightclub singer in the 1969 film, "The Girl Who Knew Too Much"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

C.F. MARTIN & CO - GUITARS
 
Description: Instrument, String, Manufacturer, USA
Known For: The C.F. Martin & Company
Location: Nazareth, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CAMEO-PARKWAY RECORDS
 
Description: Records, USA
Known For: Philadelphia-based record labels from 1956 (for Cameo) and 1958 (for Parkway) to 1967.
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CAMEO-PARKWAY RECORDS
 
Description: Record company, USA
Known For: Early sixties pop music
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CARROLL BAKER
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Starred in "The Carpetbaggers" - 1964
Location Born: Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHARLES BRONSON
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: He is most noted for "Death Wish".
Location Born: Erinfield, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHARLES GRODIN
 
Description: Actor, Talk show host
Known For: His films "Taking Care Of Business" 1990 and also "Midnight Run"
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHARLIE GRACIE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guiarist, USA
Known For: Im Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter (Hit Song)
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHARLIE VENTURA
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: He had his first successes working with Gene Krupa.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: McBride fronts his own acoustic, jazz, fusion ensemble, "The Christian McBride Band."
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHRISTINA PERRI
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Debut album - "lovestrong " 2011
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CHUCK WINFIELD
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Member of "Blood Sweat and Tears"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Moesenn, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CLARA WARD
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead singer of "The Famous Ward Singers"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

CLARENCE QUICK
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Come Go with Me" Hit Song 1957
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAKOTA STATON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known for the 1957 hit - "The Late, Late Show".
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAN HARTMAN
 
Description: Instrumentalist, Producer, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for such songs as: "Free Ride", "I Can Dream About You"
Location Born: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAN TERRY
 
Description: Trumpeter, Flugelhornist, USA
Known For: The Hustler and The Manchurian Candidate.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Kingston, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DANNY OVERBEA
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Charted in the fifties with "Train Train Train"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DANNY RAPP
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead singer for "Danny and the Juniors"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DARYL HALL
 
Description: Vocalist, keyboardist, guitarist, songwriter and producer USA
Known For: Founder and lead vocalist of Hall & Oates
Location Born: Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAVE APPELL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Producer of "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAVE APPLE
 
Description: Singer, musical arranger, and record producer, USA
Known For: "Knock Three Times" (1970) and "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAVE SMALLEY
 
Description: Bass, USA
Known For: Lead singer and guitarist with the punk rock bands "DYS",
Location Born: Oil City, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAVID LERCHEY
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: An original member of "The Del Vikings".
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAVID RUFFIN
 
Description: Vocalist, Drummer, Composer, USA
Known For: The Temptations (Member)
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DAVID SOYER
 
Description: Cellist, USA
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DEE DEE SHARP
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1962: Its Mashed Potato Time - 1962: Down To Earth with Chubby Checker
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DENNY DIAS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Associated acts Steely Dan, Wayne Shorter, Wilfrido Vargas, Pete Christlieb
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DICK HAFER
 
Description: Clarinetist, Saxophone, USA
Known For: In a Sentimental Mood (Progressive, 1991)
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DICK THOMAS
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: 1945 single "Sioux City Sue" Written by Dick Thomas & Ray Freedman
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Abington, Pennsylvania, United States of America

DODO MARMAROSA
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Marmarosa is considered one of the best pianist of his time.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

EARL HINES
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Hines played in Al Capones Grand Terrace Cafe in Chicago
Location Born: Duquesne, Pennsylvania, United States of America

EDDIE FISHER
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: "Lady Of Spain" (1952) Hit Song
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

EDDIE JEFFERSON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known song is "Moody
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

EDIE ADAMS
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Film - "Its a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" - 1963
Location Born: Kingston, Pennsylvania, United States of America

EDWIN PEARCE CHRISTY
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, USA
Known For: The founder of the blackface minstrel group Christy
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ELTON BRITT
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: He was the first to win a gold disc for a country hit.
Location Died: Connellsville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ERIC ANDERSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ERROLL GARNER
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: The composer of - "Misty" - (The Song)
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ESSEX RECORDS
 
Description: Record Label, USA
Known For: Founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1951 by David Miller
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ETHEL BARRYMORE
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: She and her brother Lionel Barrymore were the first Oscar-winning brother and sister in acting categories.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ETHEL WATERS
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Hit song - "Down Home Blues"
Location Born: Chester, Pennsylvania, United States of America

EVE
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Album - "Scorpion" (2001)
Location Born: East Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

FABIAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: "Hound Dog Man" (Hit Song) 1959
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

FRANKIE AVALON
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Hit - Venus - 1959
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

FRED WARING
 
Description: Band leader, USA
Known For: Leader of - "The Fred Waring Quartet"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Tyrone, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: State College, Pennsylvania, United States of America

FREDDIE BELL AND THE BELLBOYS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead singer of "Freddie Bell and The Bell Boys"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GAMBLE AND HUFF
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: This exceptional songwriting and production team first met while working on ‘The 81’, a 1964 single by Candy And The Kisses.
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GENE KELLY
 
Description: Musician, Actor, Dancer, USA
Known For: Best known today for his performance in "Singing in the Rain" - (1952)
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GEORGE BENSON
 
Description: Vocal, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Album - "This Masquerade" it won a Grammy Award for Record of the Year.
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GEORGE HOWARD
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Also a member of "Grover Washingtons" band.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GEORGE SARANOVICH
 
Description: Drummer
Known For: Sessions musician
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GIL SAUNDERS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit "Todays Your Lucky Day"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GOGI GRANT
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: The Wayward Wind (Hit Song)
Location Born: Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, United States of America

GRACE KELLY
 
Description: Actress and Princess Grace of Monaca
Known For: Film - "Dial M for Murder" - 1954
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

HANK VAN SICKLE
 
Description: Bassist, Keyboardist, USA
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

HAROLD MELVIN AND THE BLUE NOTES
 
Description: Vocal group, USA
Known For: 1972's "If You Don't Know Me By Now"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

IMOGENE COCA
 
Description: Actress
Known For: Show of Shows - TV
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

IRVING KAHAL
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Composer of - "You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me"
Location Born: Houtzdale, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JACK KLUGMAN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Starred in "Quincy, M.E", in the 1970s and 1980s.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JACK PALANCE
 
Description: Actor
Known For: Known for his role in - "City Slickers"
Location Born: Hazle Township, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JACO PASTORIUS
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: The Greatest Bass Player Who Has Ever Lived by reader submissions in Bass Guitar magazine.
Location Born: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JACOB DRUCKMAN
 
Description: Comoser of music, USA
Known For: New York Philharmonic from 1982-1985.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JAMES DARREN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Rembered for the hit - "Goodbye Cruel World" in 1961.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JAMES DEPREIST
 
Description: Conductor of music, USA
Known For: DePreist published two books of poetry: The Precipice Garden (1987) and The Distant Siren (1989).[
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JAMES REBHORN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: 1996 film Independence Day - My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JAMES STEWART
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "The Glenn Miller Story" Film 1954
Location Born: Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JANET VOGEL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of "The Skyliners"
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JAYNE MANSFIELD
 
Description: Actress, Violinist, USA
Known For: "The Cant help it" Film (1956)
Location Born: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JEANETTE MACDONALD
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Remebered for - "Maytime" 1937 - Film
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JEANNIE SEELY
 
Description: Singer, Songwriter, USA
Known For: "Dont Touch Me" (Hit Song) - 1966
Location Born: Titusville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JEFF GOLDBLUM
 
Description: Actor,USA
Known For: He was known for playing in the movie - THE FLY - 1986
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JEFF LORBER
 
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Known For: Flipside (Album)
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JERRY RICKS
 
Description: Guitarist , USA
Known For: Deep in the Well (Album) 1998
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JILL COREY
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Location Born: Avonmore, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JILL SCOTT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: A Long Walk (Hit Single)
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIM BONFANTI
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Member of - The Raspberries
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Windber, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIM CROCE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer
Known For: Bad Bad Leroy Brown (Hit Song)
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIM THACKERY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist. USA
Known For: Hit song - Empty Arms Motel
Location Born: Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIMMY DEGRASSO
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Alice Cooper
Location Born: Bethllehem, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIMMY DORSEY
 
Description: Band Leader, Arranger, USA
Known For: Brother of Tommy
Location Born: Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIMMY SMITH
 
Description: Pianist, Oganist, USA
Known For: First album - "Bashin" - 1962
Location Born: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JIMMY SPRINGS
 
Description: Vocalist, Drummer, USA
Known For: Lead singer of the Red Caps
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOAN JETT
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: I lLove Rock n Roll (Hit Song)
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JODIE SANDS
 
Description: Vocalist. USA
Known For: Major hit - "With All My Heart," - 1957
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOE TERRANOVA
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member - "Danny and The Juniors"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOE VENUTI
 
Description: Violinist, Italian
Known For: Venuti was the first of the Jazz Violinists.
Location Born: Philadephia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOEY COVINGTON
 
Description: Drummer, Songwriter, Producer, US
Known For: Known for his involvements with Hot Tuna and Jefferson Airplane.
Location: East Conemaugh,, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: East Conemaugh,, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOHN BARRYMORE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "Bulldog Drumond" Films Began in 1938
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOHN CHARLES THOMAS
 
Description: Opera, operetta and concert baritone.
Known For: H.M.S. Pinafore, The Chocolate Soldier and Music in the Air.
Location: Meyersdale, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Meyersdale, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
 
Description: Composer, Marching songs, USA
Known For: "The Liberty Bell" (1893) Credits theme for Monty Python. Known as "The March King."
Location Died: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JOHNNY GRANDE
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: Bill Haley and his The Comets
Location Born: South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JULES SHEAR
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA
Known For: The Bangles
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

JULIEN AKLEI
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, guitarist and artist USA
Known For: Founded a band. The first band, "Julien Aklei and the Intolerables"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania., Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KAL MANN
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: The words to Elvis Presley
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KAREN YOUNG - US
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Hot Shot" (Hit Song) 1978
Location Born: Northeast Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KAT DENNING
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: She co-stars in the CBS television series 2 Broke Girls.
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KATHRYN CRAWFORD
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: 1960s and 70s best known for co-starring in the series Gemini Man.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KEITH
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: He is best remembered for his hit "98.6";
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KEITH JARRETT
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KEN MANSFIELD
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: U.S. Manager of Apple Records,
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Noxen Township, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KENNY CLARK
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: In 1988 Clarke was inducted into the Down Beat Jazz Hall of Fame.
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KERRY MILLS
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Co composer of - "Meet Me In St Louis, Louis"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KEVIN BACON
 
Description: Actor, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Starred in - "A Few Good Men" - 1992
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

KITTY KALLEN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit - Little Things Mean A Lot" - 1954
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LARRY CHANCE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: The lead singer of the fifties vocal group THE EARLS.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LARRY CHANCE - USA
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Larry Chance and the Earls, originally known as The Earls.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LAUREN HOLLY
 
Description: Actress, Canadian
Known For: TV series - "Picket Fences"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LEE MORGAN
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: 1964 "Search for the New Land" Album
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LEE VINCENT
 
Description: Bandleader, Bassist, USA
Known For: Played with the" Glenn Miller Orchestra"
Location Born: Shickshinny, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LEN BARRY
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charted with "1 2 3"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LEO ROBIN
 
Description: Composer, Lyricist, Song Writer. USA
Known For: 1938 Oscar-winning song "Thanks for the Memory"
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LES BROWN
 
Description: Band Leader, Saxophonist, Actor, USA
Known For: "Les Brown and the Band of Renown"
Location Born: Reinerton, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LESTER LANIN
 
Description: Band leader, USA
Known For: Known as "The Society Dance King" with his Dance Band
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LISA LOPES
 
Description: Rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, USA
Known For: Member of the R&B girl group TLC.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LIZABETH SCOTT
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: Films - "Loving You" - "The Company She Keeps"
Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania,, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LLOYD PARKS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Formed "The Blue Notes"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

LYNDA LAURENCE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Where did our love go"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MARIO LANZA
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Known for the film - "The Great Caruso" - 1951
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MARION WILLIAMS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Her first recording with the group was "How Far Am I from Canaan" - 1948
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MARK ANDES
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: Heart (Band)
Location Born: Pennsylvania, United States of America

MARSHA HUNT
 
Description: Singer and novelist, actress and model. US
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MARTIE MAGUIRE
 
Description: Vocalist, Violinist, Composer, USA
Known For: Founding member of the "The Dixie Chicks"
Location Born: York, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MAX C FREEDMAN
 
Description: American songwriter and lyricist
Known For: Remembered for co-writing the song "Rock Around the Clock".
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MAXINE SULLIVAN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: First hit - "Loch Lomond."
Location Born: Homestead, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MCCOY TYNER
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Known for his work with the John Coltrane Quartet and also his long solo career.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MICHAEL KEATON
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: THE PAPER - 1994 - BATMAN - 1989
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MICHAEL SEMBELLO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1983, Song "Maniac"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MOOSE CHARLAP
 
Description: Composer , USA
Known For: He was best known for "Peter Pan" (1954),
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MORRIS STOLOFF
 
Description: Musical composer. USA
Known For: 1956 Top 10 hit that paired the swing era tune "Moonglow"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

MULGREW MILLER
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: 1985: Keys to the City - 1990: From Day to Day
Location: Greenwood, Pennsylvania, United States of America

NATHAN EAST
 
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, USA
Known For: One of the original members of the contemporary jazz group Fourplay
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

NORMAN WRIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of "THE DELVIKINGS"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Mainly known as co composer of - "Oklahoma" etc.
Location Died: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAMELA WILLIAMS
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Known For: Recording debut, "Saxtress"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAPA JOHN CREACH
 
Description: Fiddle player, USA
Known For: The fiddler for Jefferson Airplane
Location Born: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAT MARTINO
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer. Italian, American
Known For: Album - "Fire Dance" - 1998
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PATTI LABELLE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: One time lead vocalist for "LaBelle" in the sixties
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAUL JENKINS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Lou Grant, Kojak, The Partridge Family, and Starsky and Hutch.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAUL MOTIAN
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Associated acts - Bill Frisell, Joe Lovano, Bill Evans
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAUL ROBESON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Old Man River (Hit Song)
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAUL WHITEMAN
 
Description: Band Leader, USA
Known For: In 1934 Paul Whiteman had his last two #1 hits, "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes"
Location Died: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAUL WINTER
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Known For: Prayer for the Wild Things (1994) - (Grammy award)
Location Born: Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PAULA KELLY
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Female lead of The Modernaires
Location Born: Grove City, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PEARL BAILEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Tony winner 1967 for "Hello Dolly".
Location Died: Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PEGGY MARCH
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit the charts with "I Will Follow Him" 1963
Location Born: Landsdale, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PERRY COMO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known for many hits that include - "Catch A Falling Star" - Como won the 1958 Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, male for "Catch a Falling Star."
Location Born: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PETER BOYLE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for his role as Frank Barone on the CBS sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond" 1996-2005
Location Born: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PHILLY JOE JONES
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: known as the drummer for the Miles Davis Quintet.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PHYLLIS HYMAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress USA
Known For: Album - "You Know How to Love Me".
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

PINK
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer. Record producer, USA
Known For: Hit song - "So What" - 2008
Location Born: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RANDY CAIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: One time member of "The Delfonics"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RASHIED ALI
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Associated acts John Coltrane, Phalanx
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RAY ANTHONY
 
Description: Band leader, Actor, Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Anthony and his band were also featured in the movie "The Girl Can
Location Born: Bentleyville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RAY ELLIS
 
Description: Record producer, arranger and conductor. USA
Known For: The orchestration for Billie Holiday
Location Born: Philadelphia,, Pennsylvania, United States of America

REX STEWART
 
Description: Cornetist, USA
Known For: Known for his work with the "Duke Ellington Orchestra"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RICHARD B. SMITH
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: Lyricist for the song "Winter Wonderland"
Location Born: Pennsylvania, United States of America

RICHARD GERE
 
Description: Actor, Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Mainly known for the film - "Pretty Woman" - 1990
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RICK VITO
 
Description: Guitar, vocals, bass guitar,keyboards, USA
Known For: Instruments
Location Born: Darby, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ROB BUCK
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: A founding member and guitarist of "10,000 Maniacs"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ROBERT WHITE
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Sessions musician at "Motown"
Location Born: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ROSALIE ALLEN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "I Want to Be a Cowboy
Location Born: Old Forge, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ROY ELDRIDGE
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Dizzy Gillespie mark him as one of the most exciting musicians of the Swing Era
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

RUDI POMPILLI
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Member of "Bill Halley and His Comets"
Location Born: Chester, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pennsylvania, United States of America

RUDY LEWIS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Vocalist with the group - "The Drifters"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SHARON STONE
 
Description: Actress
Known For: Mainly known for the film "Basic Instinct" - 1992
Location Born: Meadville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SHERMAN HEMSLEY
 
Description: Actor, Voice Over Artist, USA
Known For: George Jefferson on the CBS television series All in the Family and The Jeffersons
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, U.S., Pennsylvania, United States of America

SHERMAN HENSLEY
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: George Jefferson on the CBS television series All in the Family and The Jeffersons,
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SHIRLEY JONES
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: The Partridge Family (Television Series) 1970-1974
Location Born: Charleroi, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SHIRLEY SCOTT
 
Description: Organist, USA
Known For: She was known as - Queen of the Organ.
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SID MCGINNIS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Seen on "The Late Show with David Letterman" as part of the CBS Orchestra.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SIDNEY HARTH
 
Description: Violinist and conductor, USA
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SISTER ROSETTA THARPE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charted with - Up Above My Head - in the late forties.
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SKIP JAMES
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Album - "Hard Time Killin Floor Yazoo", 2005
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SLIDE HAMPTON
 
Description: Trombonist, U.S.A.
Known For: World Of Trombones (Band)
Location Born: Jeannette, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SOLOMON BURKE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Burke
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SONNY BURKE
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: Co composer of - "The Lady is a Tramp" with Peggy Lee.
Location Born: Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States of America

STAN GETZ
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Band Leader
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

STAN LEVEY
 
Description: Drummer, Composer, USA
Known For: Levey is considered one of the earliest bebop drummers.
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Van Nuys, Pennsylvania, United States of America

STEPHEN FOSTER
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: Known as the "father of American music,"
Location Born: Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

SYREETA WRIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer of song, USA
Known For: Hit - "I Can`t Give Back the Love I Feel for You
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TAMMI TERRELL
 
Description: Vocalist, US
Known For: Mainly remembered for the hit in1967 hit - Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TAYLOR SWIFT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Swifts first single, "Tim McGraw", was released to radio in Summer of 2006
Location Born: Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TED CURSON
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: 1965: The New Thing and the Blue Thing (Atlantic Records)
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TEDDY PENDERGRASS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: A member of "The Cadillacs"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE AMERICAN MUSIC UNION
 
Description: Festival
Known For: A two-day summer music festival scheduled on August 8 and 9, 2008
Location: SouthSide Works, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE CYRKLE
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Debut album, "Red Rubber Ball"
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE EPIPHONE COMPANY - GUITARS
 
Description: Guitar maker, USA - musical instruments
Known For: Manufacturers of guitars
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE MARCELS
 
Description: Vocal group, USA
Known For: "Blue Moon"1961
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE SAPPHIRES
 
Description: Vocal Trio, USA
Known For: Hit song - "Who Do You Love,"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE SENSATIONS
 
Description: Vocal group, USA
Known For: Noted hit - "Let Me In" - 1961
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE SHOWSTOPPERS
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: They are best remembered for their 1967 hit, "Aint Nothin But a Houseparty"
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE SKYLINERS
 
Description: Vocal group, USA
Known For: 1959 hit "Since I Don
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE STYLISTICS
 
Description: Vocal Group, USA
Known For: Hit - You Make Me Feel Brand New
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THE TYMES
 
Description: Vocal group, USA
Known For: 1970s with songs such as "So Much in Love",
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

THOM MOONEY
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Member and drummer of "Nazz".
Location Born: Artoona, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TIM KELLY
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Member of band "Slaughter"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TODD RUNDGREN
 
Description: Singer, Composer, Pruducer, Engineer, USA

TOM GLAZER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: The children`s classic "On Top of Spaghetti,"
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TOM MIX
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: He made a reported 336 films between 1910 and 1935.
Location Born: Mix Run, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TOMMY DORSEY
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
Known For: Band Leader of the Big Band era.
Location Born: Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TOMMY HUNT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: An early member of "The Flamingos".
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TONI BASIL
 
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, Actress
Known For: Remembered for the song - "Mickey" - 1982
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TONY LIPP
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: The Sopranos. - Goodfellas
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TONY MARMMARELLA
 
Description: Producer, Television host.
Known For: TV host - He was hired to produce "Bandstand" in 1952
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TONY SYLVESTER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Late member of vocal trio - THE MAIN INGREDIENT
Location Born: Colon, Pennsylvania, United States of America

TRUDY PITTS
 
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Known For: She recorded four albums for Prestige Records
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

VANESSA CARLTON
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Producer, USA
Known For: Single "A Thousand Miles" from her debut album, Be Not Nobody

VIRGINA GIBSON
 
Description: Dancer, singer, and actress of film, TV
Known For: "Paint the Clouds with Sunshine" (1951), "About Face" (1952), "Stop, You're Killing Me" (1952)
Location Died: Newtown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

VOCAL GROUP HALL OF FAME
 
Description: Vocal groups, USA
Known For: Categories are 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and duos.
Location: Sharon, Pennsylvania, United States of America

WALLACE RONEY
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

WC FIELDS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "Never Give a Sucker an Even Break" (1941) Film
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

WILLIAM POWELL - ACTOR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: The Thin Man (1934), My Man Godfrey (1936),
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Location Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

 
 
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