46 Famous Children of Musicians

craigs list hookupA pretty simple list this month: a bunch of famous children of musicians – or should that be children of famous musicians? I’ve kept it at kids who have followed in their parents footsteps into the music industry, so folks like Liv Tyler and Stella McCartney don’t score a slot. And while not all of them have hit the big time, they have all released albums as part of their musical careers. And if ever there was a list that’s asking for help from readers to submit additional ones through the comments box below, this is it!

1. Jakob Dylan (Bob Dylan)
2. Rosanne Cash (Johnny Cash)
3. Dweezil Zappa (Frank Zappa)
4. Sean Lennon (John Lennon)
5. Julian Lennon (John Lennon)
6. Justin Townes Earle (Steve Earle)
7. Norah Jones (Ravi Shankar)
8. Arlo Guthrie (Woody Guthrie)
9. Wolfgand Van Halen (Eddie Van Halen)
10. Eliot “Coco” Sumner (Sting)
11. Redfoo (Berry Gordy Jnr)
12. Lukas Nelson (Willie Nelson)
13. Pearl Aday (Meat Loaf)
14. Nas (Olu Dara)
15. Charlotte Gainsbourg (Serge Gainsbourg)
16. Adam Cohen (Leonard Cohen)
17. Lil Romeo (Master P)
18. Miley Cyrus (Billy Ray Cyrus)
19. Zak Starkey (Ringo Starr)
20. Stella Santana (Carlos Santana)
21. Enrique Iglesias (Julio Iglesias)
22. Nancy Sinatra (Frank Sinatra)
23. Carnie Wilson (Brian Wilson)
24. Wendy Wilson (Brian Wilson)
25. Natalie Cole (Nat “King” Cole)
26. Shana Morrison (Van Morrison)
27. Jason Bonham (John Bonham)
28. Shooter Jennings (Waylon Jennings)
29. Rufus Wainwright (Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle)
30. Hank Williams Jnr (Hank Williams)
31. Hank Williams III (Hank Williams Jnr)
32. Femi Kuti (Fela Kuti)
33. Stephen Marley (Bob Marley)
34. Ziggy Marley (Bob Marley)
35. Damian Marley (Bob Marley)
36. Jeff Buckley (Tim Buckley)
37. Eagle Eye Cherry (Don Cherry)
38. Nenah Cherry (Don Cherry)
39. Dhani Harrison (George Harrison)
40. Ivan Neville (Aaron Neville)
41. Ben Taylor (James Taylor and Carly Simon)
42. Stewart Copeland (Miles Copeland Jnr)
43. James McCartney (Paul McCartney)
44. Kim Wilde (Marty Wilde and Joyce Baker)
45. Lisa Marie Presley (Elvis Presley)
46. Mahalia Barnes (Jimmy Barnes)

1 Comments on “46 Famous Children of Musicians

  1. Also Paul Hicks, son of Hollies guitarist Tony Hicks, who plays alongside Dhani Harrison in the group Thenewno2, Chynna Phillips, daughter of John Phillips and Michelle Gilliam (Mamas and Papas) and John Ledin, son of Swedish guitarist/vocalist Tomas Ledin.

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