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B.B.King
   has the nickname   
King of Blues
American Blues musician, singer / songwriter and guitarist. he is considered one of the most influential blues musicians of all time.
Beenie Man
   has the nickname   
King of Dancehall
Is a Grammy Award-Winning Jamaican reggae artist, real name Anthony Moses Davis.
Benny Goodman
   has the nickname   
King of Swing
American Jazz and Swing musician bandleader.
Bob Wills
   has the nickname   
King of Western Swing
American musician, songwriter & bandleader, 1905 - 1975
Carlos Gardel
   has the nickname   
King of Tango
French singer / songwriter, the most prominent figure in history of Tango, 1890 - 1935
Carl Perkins
   has the nickname   
King of Rockabilly
American musician, 1932 - 1998
Cheb Khaled
   has the nickname   
King of Rai
Algerian singer / songwriter. Rai is a form of folk music which dates back to 1930's.
Clifton Chenier
   has the nickname   
King of Zydeco
Creole French-speaking native of Opelaisas Louisiana.
Dick Dale
   has the nickname   
King of Surf Guitar
American / Lebanese surf rock guitarist, he pioneered the surf music style, drawing on Eastern musical scales and experimenting with reverberation.
Elmore James
   has the nickname   
King of Slide Guitar
American Blues guitarist, singer / songwriter & bandleader, 1918 - 1963
Elvis Presley
   has the nickname   
King of Rock 'n' Roll
American singer, musician and actor, 1935 - 1977
Eminem
   has the nickname   
King of Hip Hop
American rapper, record producer, songwriter and actor. Real name Marshall Bruce Mathers III.
Enrique Iglesias
   has the nickname   
King of Latin Pop
Spanish singer / songwriter (aka King of Dance).
Eusebe Jaojoby
   has the nickname   
King of Salegy
Madagascian composer and singer. Salegy is a musical styl of Northeastern Madagascar.
Harry Belafonte
   has the nickname   
King of Calypso
American singer, songwiter, actor and social activist.
James Cleveland
   has the nickname   
King of Gospel Music
American gospel singer, arranger, composer and the driving force behind the creation of the modern gospel sound.
Jim Morrison
   has the nickname   
King of Orgasmic Rock
American singer / songwriter and poet, was lead singer of the Doors.
Jimmy Martin
   has the nickname   
King of Bluegrass
American musician 1927 - 2005
Lonnie Donegan
   has the nickname   
King of Skiffle
British musician and is often cited as a major influence on the generation of British musicians who became famous in the 1960's.
Louis Jordan
   has the nickname   
King of Jukebox
American musician, songwriter and bandleader, he was popular from the 1930's to the 1950's.
Luciano Pavarotti
   has the nickname   
King of High C's
Italian Operatic tenor, 1935 - 2007
Michael Jackson
   has the nickname   
King of Pop
American singer / songwriter, 1958 - 2009
Paul Whiteman
   has the nickname   
King of Jazz
American bandleader, he produced recordings that were immensely successful, and was best known for his blending of symphonic music and jazz, was very popular during the 1920's.
Perez Prado
   has the nickname   
King of Mambo
Cuban bandleader, 1916 - 1989
Rhoma Irama
   has the nickname   
King of Dangdut
Indonesian dangdut musician, actor and politician. Note: Dangdut is a genre of Indonesian popular music that is partly derived from Hindustani or Hini music, and uses melodious instrumentals and vocals by the singers and musicians.
Romeo Santas
   has the nickname   
King of Bachata
American singer / composer. Bachata is a genre of music that originated in the Dominican Republic in the early part of the 20th century.
Roy Acuff
   has the nickname   
King of Country Music
American country music singer, fiddler and promoter.
Sam Cooke
   has the nickname   
King of Soul
American recording artist, and is considered to be one of the pioneers and founders of soul music.
Scott Joplin
   has the nickname   
King of Ragtime
African / American composer & pianist, he achieved fame for his ragtime compositions.
Sidiki Diabate
   has the nickname   
King of Kora
Malian Kora player 1923 - 1996, a Kora is a 21 string bridge-harp used in West Africa.
Solomon Burke
   has the nickname   
King of Rock 'n' Soul
American recording artist and vocalist, was a founding father of Soul in the 1960's.
Stevie B
   has the nickname   
King of Freestyle
American singer / songwriter, he was influential in the Latin freestyle and Hi-Nrg dance music scene of the late 1980's, mostly in Miami.
Timbaland
   has the nickname   
King of Beats
American record producer, songwriter and rapper.
Tito Puente
   has the nickname   
King of Latin Music
American musician, producer & composer, 1923 - 2000
Usher
   has the nickname   
King of R & B
American singer / songwriter.


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