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Artists whose parents are from another country: Part 1

Created by Zarina01 on 21 Jun 2019 | Last edited by citlālicue on 03 Aug 2023
Artists whose parents are from another country: Part 1

This is a collection of artists who have parents (or a parent) who are immigrants (who is an immigrant)

Part 2: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/collection/artists-whose-parents-are-anot...

Part 3: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/collection/artists-whose-parents-are-anot...

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1. Nelly Furtado Artist

Both of Nelly's parents are from Portugal

Country:  Canada

Genres:  Alternative, Electropop, Folk, Indie, Latino, Pop, Pop-Folk

Languages:  English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian

Popular songs:  Say It RightManeaterPromiscuous

Both of Biggie's parents were from Jamaica

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular songs:  JuicyBig PoppaHypnotize

3. Miguel Bosé Artist

Miguel's mother is from Italy

Country:  Spain

Genres:  Latino, New Wave, Pop, Pop-Rock, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Spanish, Italian, English, French

Popular songs:  Te amaréSi tú no vuelvesMorena mia

4. Lara Fabian Artist

Lara's mother is from Italy (Sicily)

Country:  Belgium

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  French, English, Italian, Spanish

Popular songs:  Je t'aimeJe suis maladeQuédate

5. Simone de Oliveira Artist

Simone's father was from Belgium

Country:  Portugal

Genres:  Fado, Folk, Opera, Pop-Folk

Languages:  Portuguese, French, Spanish, Italian

6. George Michael Artist

George's father was from Cyprus

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Pop-Rock

Language:  English

7. Tina Arena Artist

Both of Tina's parents are from Italy (Sicily)

Country:  Australia

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, French

8. Jennifer Lopez Artist

Both of Jennifer's parents are from Puerto Rico

Country:  United States

Genres:  Dance, Hip-Hop/Rap, Latino, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Spanish

9. Erika Ender Artist

Erika's mother is from Brazil

Country:  Panama

Genres:  Latino, Pop, Singer-songwriter

Language:  Spanish

10. Cardi B Artist

Cardi's father is from the Dominican Republic and her mother is from Trinidad

Country:  United States

Genres:  Hip-Hop/Rap, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, Spanish

Popular songs:  WAPBodak YellowI Like it

11. Belle Perez Artist

Both of Belle's parents are from Spain

Country:  Belgium

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  English, Spanish

12. Christina Aguilera Artist

Christina's father is from Ecuador

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, Spanish, Latin

13. Marc Anthony Artist

Both of marc's parents are from Puerto Rico

Country:  United States

Genres:  Dance, Latino, Pop, Salsa

Languages:  Spanish, English

14. Frank Sinatra Artist

Both of Frank's parents were from Italy

Country:  United States

Genres:  Jazz, Pop, Schlager

Languages:  English, Portuguese, Italian, Russian

15. Enrique Iglesias Artist

Enrique's mother is from The Philippines

Country:  Spain

Genres:  Dance, Latino, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  Spanish, English, Portuguese, Italian

16. Norah Jones Artist

Norah's father is from India

Country:  United States

Genres:  Country music, Folk, Jazz

Language:  English

17. Anoushka Shankar Artist

Anoushka's father is from India

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Folk, Jazz

Languages:  English, Sanskrit, Indonesian, Hindi

Popular songs:  Bright eyesWalletMahadeva

18. Dua Lipa Artist

Both of Dua's parents are fom Kosovo

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Disco, Electronica, Pop, R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, Korean, French

Popular songs:  FeverLevitatingNew Rules

19. ABREU Artist

Anna's father is from Portugal

Country:  Finland

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  English, Finnish, Portuguese, Spanish

20. Loreen Artist

Both of Loreen's parents are from Morocco

Country:  Sweden

Genres:  Dance, Electronica, Electropop, Eurodance, Opera, Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, Swedish

Popular songs:  TattooEuphoriaSötvattentårar

21. Bebe Rexha Artist

Bebe's father is an ethnic albanian from Macedonia

Country:  United States

Genres:  Electropop, Hip-Hop/Rap, Pop

Languages:  English, Spanish

22. The Weeknd Artist

Both of his parents are from Ethiopia

Country:  Canada

Genres:  Alternative, Pop, R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter, Hip-Hop/Rap

Languages:  English, Amharic, Spanish

Popular songs:  Call Out My NameStarboyDie for You

23. Tommy Lee Artist

Tommy's mother was from Greece

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Hold Me DownAfterglowAshamed

24. Zayn Artist

Zayn's father is a Desi from Pakistan

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Urdu, Hindi

25. Eric Saade Artist

Eric's father is from Lebanon

Country:  Sweden

Genres:  Dance, Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, Swedish

Popular songs:  PopularWide AwakeDu är aldrig ensam

26. Shakira Artist

Shakira's father was born in The United States

Country:  Colombia

Genres:  Dance, Latino, Pop, Pop-Rock, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Spanish, English, Portuguese, French

27. Laura Tesoro Artist

Laura's father is from Italy

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Dance, Funk, Jazz, Pop, R&B/Soul, Soundtrack

Language:  English

28. Stromae Artist

Stromae's father was from Rwanda

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Dance, Electronica, Electropop, Hip-Hop/Rap, Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English

Popular songs:  FormidablePapaoutaiAlors on danse

29. Meghan Kabir Artist

Meghan's father is from Afghanistan

Country:  Afghanistan

Genres:  Folk, Pop-Folk

Language:  Persian

30. Audrey Hepburn Artist

Audrey's mother was from The Netherlands

Country:  Belgium

Genre:  Soundtrack

Languages:  English, French

Popular songs:  Moon RiverLa Vie En Rose

31. Erza Muqoli Artist

Both of Erza's parents are from Kosovo

Country:  France

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  French, Albanian, English

Popular songs:  Duaje Atdheun TendDommageJe chanterai

32. Sarbel Artist

Sarbel's mother is from Lebanon

Country:  Cyprus

Genres:  Folk, Pop, Pop-Folk

Languages:  Greek, English

33. Eleni Foureira Artist

Both of Eleni's parents are from Albania

Country:  Albania

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Folk

Languages:  Greek, English, Spanish, Arabic

34. Cascada Artist

Lead singer Natalie Horler's parents are both from the UK

Country:  Germany

Genres:  Dance, Electronica, Electropop, Eurodance, House, Pop

Language:  English

35. Vanessa Mai Artist

Vanessa's father is from Croatia

Country:  Germany

Genres:  Electropop, Pop, Schlager

Languages:  German, Spanish

36. Mark Forster Artist

Mark's mother is from Poland

Country:  Germany

Genres:  Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  German, English, Chewa

Popular songs:  Au revoirSowieso194 Länder

37. Casper (Germany) Artist

Casper's father is from The United States

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Languages:  German, English

Popular songs:  Im AscheregenSo perfektKeine Angst

38. Chopy Fatah Artist

Her parents are from Iraq

Country:  Netherlands

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  Kurdish (Sorani), English, Kurdish (Kurmanji)

Popular songs:  Da BroHêdî HêdîGrftar

39. Natacha Atlas Artist

Natacha's father is from Egypt

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Electronica, Electropop, Folk, Pop, Pop-Folk, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Arabic, French, English, Somali

40. Dalida Artist

Both of Dalida's parents were from Italy

Country:  Egypt

Genres:  Dance, Disco, Folk, Pop, Pop-Rock

Languages:  French, Italian, German, Spanish

41. HetareBBoy Artist

His father is from South Korea

Country:  Japan

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Japanese

42. Kvitka Cisyk Artist

Both of kvitka's parents were from Ukraine

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Folk

Languages:  Ukrainian, English

43. Achampnator Artist

Achampnator's father is from The Czech Republic

Country:  Germany

Genres:  Hip-Hop/Rap, Pop

Languages:  English, German (Low German), German, Czech

44. Edsilia Rombley Artist

Edsilia's parents are from Aruba and Curaçao

Country:  Netherlands

Genres:  Funk, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  Dutch, English

45. Rihanna Artist

Rihanna's mother is from Guyana

Country:  Barbados

Genres:  Dance, Electronica, Electropop, Pop, R&B/Soul, Reggae

Languages:  English, English (Jamaican), Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese

Popular songs:  DiamondsUmbrellaLift Me Up

46. Aminata Artist

Aminata's father is from Burkina Faso

Country:  Latvia

Genres:  Dance, Electronica, Electropop, Opera, Pop, R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, Latvian

47. Natasja (Denmark) Artist

Natasja's father is from Sudan

Country:  Denmark

Genres:  Hip-Hop/Rap, Reggae

Languages:  Danish, English (Jamaican), English

48. Phil Lynott Artist

Phil's father was from Guyana

Country:  Ireland

Genres:  Blues, Folk, Hard Rock, Pop, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

49. Gene Simmons Artist

Gene's mother is from Hungary

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hard Rock

Language:  English

50. Mick Jagger Artist

Mick's mother was from Australia

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Language:  English

51. Kylie Minogue Artist

Kylie's mother is from Wales

Country:  Australia

Genres:  Dance, Disco, Electronica, Electropop, Pop

Languages:  English, French, Spanish, German

52. Shane MacGowan Artist

Both of Shane's parents are from Ireland

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Folk, Punk, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

53. Tony Iommi Artist

Tony's mother is from Italy

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Metal

Language:  English

54. Orianthi Artist

Orianthi's father is from Greece

Country:  Australia

Genres:  Alternative, Blues, Pop-Rock, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

55. LaFee Artist

Lafee's mother is from Greece

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Pop-Rock

Languages:  German, English

Popular songs:  Ich bin ichHeul dochWer bin ich

56. Dean Martin Artist

Dean martin's father was from Italy

Country:  United States

Genres:  Country music, Jazz, Pop, Rock

Languages:  English, Italian

Popular songs:  SwayMambo ItalianoThat's Amore

57. Luis Miguel Artist

Luis's father is from Spain and his mother is from Italy

Country:  Mexico

Genres:  Funk, Jazz, Latino, Pop

Languages:  Spanish, Italian, English, Portuguese

58. Vienna Teng Artist

Both of Vienna's parents are from Taiwan

Country:  United States

Genres:  Folk, Pop-Folk, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, German, Chinese

59. Jean-Jacques Burnel Artist

Both of JJ's parents are from France

Country:  United Kingdom

Languages:  English, French

60. Patricia Kaas Artist

Patricia's mother is from Germany

Country:  France

Genres:  Blues, Jazz, Pop, Rock

Languages:  French, English, German, Russian

61. Veronica Maggio Artist

Veronica's father is from Italy

Country:  Sweden

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  Swedish, Italian, English

Popular songs:  Jag kommerMåndagsbarn17 år

62. Ilanit Artist

Both of Ilanit's parents were from Poland

Country:  Israel

Genres:  Children's Music, Pop

Languages:  Hebrew, French, German, English

63. Tata Young Artist

Tata's father is from The United States

Country:  Thailand

Genres:  Dance, Electropop, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Thai, Hindi

64. Olivia Lufkin Artist

Olivia's father is from The United States

Country:  Japan

Genres:  Anime, Pop

Languages:  English, Japanese, Spanish

Popular songs:  Starless NightShadow of LoveWish

65. Anna Tsuchiya Artist

Anna's father is from The United States

Country:  Japan

Genres:  Pop, Punk, Rock

Languages:  English, Japanese

Popular songs:  黒い涙 (Kuroi namida)RoseLucy

66. Serge Gainsbourg Artist

Both of Serge's parents were jews from Russia

Country:  France

Genres:  Electronica, Jazz, Pop, Reggae, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English

67. Tinie Tempah Artist

Both of Tinie's parents are from Nigeria

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Languages:  English, Spanish

68. Ireen Sheer Artist

Ireen's father is from the UK and her mother is from Germany

Country:  Germany

Genres:  Disco, Pop

Languages:  German, English, French

69. Renée Zellweger Artist

Renee's father is from Switzerland and her mother is from Norway

Country:  United States

Genres:  Jazz, Soundtrack

Language:  English

Popular song:  Come rain or come shine

70. Plavka Artist

Plavka's father is from Croatia and her mother is from Peru

Country:  United States

Genres:  Dance, Eurodance, Pop

Language:  English

Popular song:  Kaleidoscope Skies

71. Ritchie Valens Artist

Both of Ritchie's parents were from Mexico

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Spanish

Popular songs:  La BambaDonna Come On, Let's Go

72. Édith Piaf Artist

Edith's mother was from Italy

Country:  France

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English, Spanish, German

73. Charles Aznavour Artist

Both of Charles's parents were from Armenia

Country:  France

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English, Italian, Spanish

Popular songs:  La BohèmeHier EncoreEmmenez-moi

74. Bilal Hassani Artist

Both of Bilal's parents are from Morocco

Country:  France

Genres:  Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English

Popular songs:  RoiJe danse encoreFais Le Vide

75. Buika Artist

Both of Buika's parents were from Equatorial Guinea

Country:  Spain

Genres:  Flamenco, Jazz

Languages:  Spanish, English

76. Sara Tavares Artist

Both of Sara's parents are from Cape Verde

Country:  Cape Verde

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  Portuguese, Cape Verdean, English, Kriol (Guinea Bissau)

Popular songs:  BalancêChamar a músicaGinga

77. Hadise Artist

Both of Hadise's parents are from Turkey

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Folk, R&B/Soul

Languages:  Turkish, English

78. Nikki Ponte Artist

Nikki's father is from Portugal and her mother is from Cyprus

Country:  Cyprus

Genres:  Pop-Rock, R&B/Soul

Language:  English

79. Jay Sean Artist

Jay Sean's parents are from India

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Hip-Hop/Rap, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Hindi

Popular songs:  Ride ItDownWith You

80. Charli XCX Artist

Charli's mother is a gujarathi indian from Uganda

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Disco, Pop, Punk

Languages:  English, Portuguese, Korean

Popular songs:  Break The RulesShake It1999

81. Pitbull Artist

Both of Pitbull's parents are from Cuba

Country:  United States

Genres:  Hip-Hop/Rap, Reggae

Languages:  English, Spanish, French

Popular songs:  El TaxiThe AnthemCulo remix

82. citlālicue Artist

Both of citlālicue's parents are from Mexico

Country:  United States

Genre:  Poetry

Languages:  English, Spanish, Zapotec, Nahuatl

83. Toy-Box Artist

Anila's father is from India and Amir's parents are from morocco

Country:  Denmark

Genres:  Eurodance, Pop

Language:  English

Popular songs:  SuperstarBest FriendTarzan & Jane

84. Drake Artist

Drake's father is from The United States

Country:  Canada

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Languages:  English, French, Spanish

Popular songs:  God's PlanPassionfruitHotline Bling

85. G.NA Artist

G.Na's parents are from South Korea

Country:  Korea, South

Genres:  Dance, Electropop, K-pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  Korean, English

86. Andrius Mamontovas Artist

Andrius's father is from Russia

Country:  Lithuania

Languages:  Lithuanian, English

87. Akon Artist

Both of Akon's parents are from Senegal

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Languages:  English, Spanish

88. Moran Mazor Artist

Both of Moran's parents are from Georgia

Country:  Israel

Genres:  Folk, Folk, Mizrahi, Pop, Pop-Folk, R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter, Folk, Opera

Language:  Hebrew

89. Sarah Pacheco Artist

Both of Sarah's parents are from Portugal

Country:  Canada

Genres:  Anthems, Eurodance, Fado, Neofolk, Pop, Pop-Folk, R&B/Soul

Languages:  Portuguese, English

90. Urban Trad Artist

Both of lead singer Veronica Codesal's parents are from Spain

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Folk, Folk, Pop-Folk, Folk

Languages:  Constructed Language, French, Galician, English

Popular songs:  SanomiSans Garde-fouKerua

91. Paula Abdul Artist

Paula's father was born in Syria and raised in Brazil

Country:  United States

Genres:  Dance, Pop, R&B/Soul

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Straight UpRush RushOpposites Attract

92. SilentRebel83 Artist

Silent Rebel's mom is from Tonga and his father is german

Country:  United States

Genre:  Poetry

Languages:  English, Tongan, Hawaiian, German

Popular songs:  MotherComptine d'un autre étéSun

93. Omar Naber Artist

Omar's father is from Jordan

Country:  Slovenia

Genres:  Rock, Singer-songwriter, Pop-Rock

Languages:  Slovenian, English, Croatian

Popular songs:  Stop (Original version)On My WayStop

94. Maria Mena (Norway) Artist

Maria's father is from the united states

Country:  Norway

Genres:  Alternative, Pop

Languages:  English, Norwegian

95. Mariza Koch Artist

Mariza's father was from Germany

96. Destiny Chukunyere Artist

Destiny's father is from Nigeria

Country:  Malta

Genres:  Funk, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Maltese

Popular songs:  Je Me CasseAll Of My LoveNot My Soul

97. Sean Ono Lennon Artist

Sean's mother was born in Japan

Country:  United States

Genres:  Folk, Indie, Rock

Languages:  English, French

Popular songs:  ParachuteL' EclipseSmoke and Mirrors

98. Lita Ford Artist

Lita's mother was from Italy

Country:  United States

Genres:  Metal, Rock

Language:  English

99. Sarah Dawn Finer Artist

Sarah's mother is from the US and her father is from the UK

Country:  Sweden

Languages:  English, Swedish

100. Katy Carr Artist

Katy's mother is from Poland

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Folk

Languages:  English, Polish

Popular song:  Wojtek

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florazinaflorazina
   Fri, 21/06/2019 - 04:04

Christina's father is from Ecuador and her mother is Irish-German
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/christina-aguilera-lyrics.html

Madonna's father was Italian and her mother Canadian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/madonna-lyrics.html

Norah Jones father is Ravi Shankar (from India)
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/norah-jones-lyrics.html

Anoushka Shankar is Norah's half sister (same father, Ravi Shankar)
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/anoushka-shankar-lyrics.html
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/ravi-shankar-lyrics.html

Dua Lipa's parents are from Kosovo
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/dua-lipa-lyrics.html

Anna's father is Portuguese.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/anna-abreu-lyrics.html

Туна ЧеневскаяТуна Ченевская    Fri, 21/06/2019 - 15:21

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/wu-yi-fan-kris-lyrics.html
Parents: Chinese
Kris Wu is in fact Canadian and has lived there since he was 10. There's misinformation on his page.

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/chopy-fatah-lyrics.html
Parents: Iraq

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/blacksea4ever-lyrics.html
Origin: Russia

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/silentrebel83-lyrics.html
Origin: Tonga

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/zhu-lyrics.html
Origin: China