Karina Ribbens Beautiful red-haired opera singer with "the voice of an angel" has studied in France and continues to study and perform in South Africa. The lovely soprano's repertoire includes Queen of the Night aria, Der Hölle Rache from Die Zauberflöte and much more.
Rosanne Cash (born 1955) This red-haired American singer, songwriter, and author is the eldest child of the late country music singer Johnny Cash with his 1st wife, Vivian. Rosanne's music includes many genres (country, pop, folk, rock, blues). She's also published essays and fiction for various magazines and periodicals. Her ancestry apparently is Scottish, Scots-Irish, English, Irish, and Italian.
Vicki Lawrence (born 1949) Best known for her role on The Carol Burnett Show, this red-haired American actress and comedienne was also a famous singer and frequent game show panelist during the 1970s-1980s. As a singer she recorded the #1 hit in US and Canada The Night eh Lights Went Out in Georgia, and other less-successful titles. She's also authored several books.
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Simone Simons (born 1985) This beautiful Dutch singer/songwriter with the brilliant red hair (rumored to be a natural brunette or blonde), is a coloratura mezzo-soprano in the Gothic metal and symphonic metal genre. She's studied jazz and pop voice, then focusing on classical. In 2002 she joined the symphonic metal band 'Epica' and became their lead vocalist. She's done numerous albums, CDs, DVDs, and guest appearances. (Thanks to Katelynn!)
David Bowie (born 1947) Not a natural redhead, this innovative British singer, musician, producer and actor did appear as a redhead in the 1970s. Dyeing his hair red and wearing striking costumes, his creative shows were wildly popular and the "cult of Bowie" began. His distinctive voice and originality, recreating himself, has kept this famous singer in the popular music world for over 4 decades.
Rihanna (born 1988) Full name: Robyn Rihanna Fenty. This singer, songwriter, producer, author is not a natural redhead but has gotten the public's attention with her brilliant dyed red hair. Born in Barbados but moved to the USA at age 16 and signed with Def Jam Records. She's one of the top recording artists and has won multiple awards. Her genre includes R&B, dance hall, reggae, hip hop, dance, pop.
Patti Scialfa (born 1953) Talented redhead American musician, singer, and songwriter with Sicilian and Scots-Irish ancestry. Married to Bruce Springsteen, she has also recorded 3 solo albums - Rumble Doll (1993), 23rd Street Lullaby (2004), and Play It As It Lays (2007). She's apparently also the woman who inspired Springsteen to write his song "Red Headed Woman". (See my "Song Titles" page) (Thanks to Mary!)