Here's part of what makes Michigan music world class.

Anita Baker Detroit 1957

Les Baxter Detroit 1922-1996

Betty CarterFlint 1930-1998

Alice Cooper (Vincent Damon Furnier) Detroit 1948

Dave "Babe" Cortez (David Cortez Clowney) Detroit 1938

Marshall Crenshaw Detroit 1954

Johnny Desmond (Giovanni Alfredo de Simone) Detroit 1920

Glenn Frey Detroit 1948

Berry Gordy Detroit 1929

Bill Haley Highland Park 1925

Tommy James (Thomas Gregory Jackson) ("Tommy and the Shondells") Niles 1947

Kid Rock (Robert Ritchie) Romeo 1971

Earl Klugh Detroit 1954

Madonna (Madonna Louise Ciccone) Bay City 1958

Ted Nugent Detroit 1948

Ray Parker, Jr. Detroit 1954

Iggy Pop (James Newell Osterberg) Ann Arbor 1947

Suzi Quatro Detroit 1950

Della Reese (Dellorese Patricia Early) Detroit 1931

Martha Reeves Detroit 1941

Diana Ross Detroit 1944

Smokey Robinson Detroit 1940

Bob Seger Dearborn 1945

Del Shannon (Charles Westover) Coopersville 1934-1990

Harry Von Tilzer Detroit 1873-1946

Mary Wells Detroit 1943-1992

Margaret Whiting Detroit 1924

Jackie Wilson Detroit 1934-1984

Stevie Wonder (Steveland Morris) Saginaw 1950

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