Vocalists

Pittsburgh's favorite Crooners
Read the the stories of Pittsburgh talented singers whose voices have been heard around the world. 

Pittsburgh is the home of the all time great jazz vocalists Billy EckstineMaxine Sullivan and Dakota Staton.  Lena Horne made her home in Pittsburgh from 1937 and 1940.

R&B singers who are Pittsburgh natives include the great Phyllis Hyman, Shanice, and Syretta Wright.

The Pittsburgh area is also of the home several international opera singers including Ellen Faull, Florence Wicham, Herva Nelli, Louise Homer, and Nan Merriman. Jackie Evancho is a number 1 selling classical recording artist.

In the world of rock and pop the voices of Brett Michaels, Trent Reznor, Pete Hewlett, Donnie Iris, B.E. Taylor, and Frank Czuri have been heard by Millions.

Several million selling Pop superstar singers hail from Pittsburgh including Christina Aguilera, Chris Kirkpatrick, Dean Martin, Bobby Vinton, Perry Como, Shirley Jone, and Vaughn Monroe