Famous Hispanic Musicians - List of Famous Hispanic Musicians

Hispanic musicians have always been an integral part of the musical world. Shakira, the 2nd most successful singers is known for her pop hits like the "Whenever, Wherever" and "Hips Don't Lie." Her voice, strong vocals and dance enthralls audience of all times. Carlos Santana, the Hispanic award-winning guitarist whose music includes rock, jazz, blues, salsa and African rhythms is a recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors. Christina Aguilera, the Grammy award recipient and mentor in The Voice, renowned for her songs 'Genie in a Bottle' and 'What a Girl Wants,’ is a Hispanic. Ricky Martin, famous for his solo pop hits like "Livin' La Vida Loca" and "She Bangs" rocks the musical world with his singing in different languages. Rubén González, a pianist; Jerry García, a musician; Ruben Blades, a musician, composer, an actor are a few Hispanic musicians who entertained the world.

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The Most Famous Hispanic Musicians

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
ShakiraFebruary 2, 1977ColombianShakira is a highly popular award winning Columbian pop singer and dancer
Ricky MartinDecember 24, 1971Puerto RicanRicky Martin is a prominent Puerto Rican pop singer, songwriter and actor, who was a singing sensation during the 1990s
Jerry GarciaAugust 1, 1942AmericanJerry Garcia was an American musician and guitarist, best known as one of the co-founders of the rock band, The Grateful Dead
SelenaApril 16, 1971AmericanSelena Quintanilla-Pérez, famously known as the ‘Queen of Tejano music’, was a Mexican-American singer, composer, actress, spokesperson and fashion designer
Placido DomingoJanuary 21, 1941SpanishJosé Plácido Domingo Embil is a famous Spanish conductor and tenor who has recorded more than 100 opera performances
Marc AnthonySeptember 16, 1968AmericanBest selling tropical salsa artist of all times, two-time Grammy and three-time Latin Grammy winner, Marc Anthony is a singer, lyricist, record producer, television producer and actor
Linda RonstadtJuly 15, 1946AmericanLinda Maria Ronstadt is an American popular singer and songwriter who has earned 11 Grammy Awards
Desi ArnazMarch 2, 1917Cuban, AmericanDesi Arnaz was a renowned musician and television producer of America
José CarrerasDecember 5, 1946SpanishJosé Carreras is a Spanish tenor, best known for his performances as one of the Three Tenors
Christina AguileraDecember 18, 1980AmericanThe ‘Princess of Pop’, ‘Voice of Generation’ and ‘Pop Icon’, Christina Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, record artist, produce and an actress

Carlos Santana

Carlos Santana is a world-famous Mexican-American musician

AmericanJuly 20, 1947150 views

José Carreras

José Carreras is a Spanish tenor, best known for his performances as one of the Three Tenors

SpanishDecember 5, 1946199 views

Linda Ronstadt

Linda Maria Ronstadt is an American popular singer and songwriter who has earned 11 Grammy Awards

AmericanJuly 15, 1946220 views

Selena

Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, famously known as the ‘Queen of Tejano music’, was a Mexican-American singer, composer, actress, spokesperson and fashion designer

AmericanApril 16, 1971345 views

Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin is a prominent Puerto Rican pop singer, songwriter and actor, who was a singing sensation during the 1990s

Shakira

Shakira is a highly popular award winning Columbian pop singer and dancer

Marc Anthony

Best selling tropical salsa artist of all times, two-time Grammy and three-time Latin Grammy winner, Marc Anthony is a singer, lyricist, record producer, television producer and actor

AmericanSeptember 16, 1968251 views

Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan is an American singer and songwriter of Cuban origin, famous for her hit songs like ‘Conga" and "Rhythm Is Gonna Get you"

CubanSeptember 1, 1957163 views

Desi Arnaz

Desi Arnaz was a renowned musician and television producer of America

CubanMarch 2, 1917212 views

Placido Domingo

José Plácido Domingo Embil is a famous Spanish conductor and tenor who has recorded more than 100 opera performances

SpanishJanuary 21, 1941262 views