Movies about artists (Biopics)

Created by maluca on 08 Jan 2020 | Last edited by maluca on 22 Jun 2021

Movies about artists (Biopics)

second part here:

1. Violeta Parra Artist

Country:  Chile

Genres:  Folk, Singer-songwriter

Language:  Spanish

2. Queen Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Rock

Languages:  English, Spanish, Japanese, Arabic

3. Cazuza Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  Rock, MPB

Language:  Portuguese

4. Dalida Artist

Country:  Egypt

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

Languages:  French, Italian, German, Spanish

5. Marlene Dietrich Artist

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Soundtrack

Languages:  German, English, French, Portuguese

6. Édith Piaf Artist

Country:  France

Genres:  Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English, Spanish, German

7. Erasmo Carlos Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  R&B/Soul, MPB, Pop-Rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Hard Rock

Language:  Portuguese

8. Tim Maia Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  Disco, Funk, Latino, MPB

Languages:  Portuguese, Spanish

9. Udo Jürgens Artist

Country:  Austria

Genres:  Classical, Folk, Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  German, English, Italian, Spanish

10. Gerhard Gundermann Artist

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  German

11. Johnny Cash Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Country music, Folk, Religious, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, German, Spanish

12. The Runaways Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular songs:  School daysCherry BombTakeover

13. Mötley Crüe Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Hard Rock, Metal, Rock

Language:  English

14. Joy Division Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Punk

Language:  English

15. Gilda Artist

Country:  Argentina

Genre:  Cumbia

Language:  Spanish

16. Elton John Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Pop-Rock, R&B/Soul, Rock

Languages:  English, Italian, Constructed Language

Popular songs:  Cold HeartI'm Still StandingYour Song

17. The Doors Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Psychedelic, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Spanish

18. Sid Vicious Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Punk

Language:  English

19. Ian Dury Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Rock 'n' Roll, Funk

Language:  English

20. Liberace Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Classical, Jazz, Swing

Language:  English

Popular song:  Sincerely Yours

21. N.W.A. Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

22. Jimi Hendrix Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Psychedelic, Rock

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Little wingWild thingHey Joe

23. Tina Turner Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop-Rock, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Sanskrit

24. Falco Artist

Country:  Austria

Genres:  New Wave, Pop, Rock

Languages:  German, English, German (Austrian/Bavarian), Italian

Popular songs:  Der KommissarJeannyOut of the Dark

25. The Rolling Stones Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Blues, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Italian

Popular songs:  AngiePaint It BlackHonky Tonk Women

26. The Smiths Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Alternative, Indie, Rock

Language:  English

27. Ray Charles Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Country music, Jazz, R&B/Soul

Language:  English

28. Selena Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Cumbia, Latino, Pop, R&B/Soul

Languages:  Spanish, English

29. Buddy Holly Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock 'n' Roll

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Rave OnTrue Love WaysOh boy

30. Renato Russo Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Portuguese, English, Italian

31. Elis Regina Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  Bossa Nova, Jazz

Languages:  Portuguese, Spanish, French, English

32. Loretta Lynn Artist
33. Brian Wilson Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop

Language:  English

Country:  Austria

Genres:  Classical, Opera

Languages:  German, Italian, Latin

35. Udo Lindenberg Artist

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Rock

Languages:  German, English, Turkish

36. Bob Dylan Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Folk, Rock

Language:  English

37. Woody Guthrie Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular songs:  HypnotizeBig PoppaWho Shot Ya?

39. Franz Liszt Artist

Country:  Hungary

Genre:  Classical

Languages:  Latin, French

40. The Beatles Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Pop-Rock, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, German

Popular songs:  YesterdayMichelleHey Jude

41. John Lennon Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Pop, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

42. TLC Artist

Country:  United States

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

Language:  English

Popular songs:  WaterfallsUnprettyAin't 2 Proud 2 Beg

43. James Brown Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Funk, R&B/Soul

Language:  English

44. Ritchie Valens Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Spanish

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

45. Hildegard Knef Artist

Country:  Germany

Languages:  German, English, French

46. Comedian Harmonists Artist

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Swing

Language:  German

47. Hape Kerkeling Artist

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Comedy

Languages:  German, German (central dialects)

48. The Jackson 5 Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, R&B/Soul

Language:  English

Popular songs:  ABCI'll Be ThereSugar Daddy

49. Elvis Presley Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Bossa Nova, Country music, Folk, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Spanish, German, Italian

50. The Supremes Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Italian

51. Glenn Miller Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Jazz

Language:  English

52. Def Leppard Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Metal, Rock

Language:  English

53. The Four Seasons Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop-Rock

Language:  English

54. Mayhem Artist

Country:  Norway

Genre:  Metal

Languages:  English, Latin

55. Kino Artist

Country:  Russia

Genres:  New Wave, Punk, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Russian, English

56. Carlos Gardel Artist

Country:  Argentina

Genre:  Latino

Languages:  Spanish, French, Guaraní, English

57. Al Jolson Artist

Country:  United States

Languages:  English, Albanian

58. Héctor Lavoe Artist

Country:  Puerto Rico

Genres:  Latino, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Spanish, English

59. Céline Dion Artist

Country:  Canada

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Rock

Languages:  English, French, Spanish, German

60. Billie Holiday Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Jazz, Pop

Language:  English

61. Lead Belly Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Rock

Language:  English

62. Ted Gärdestad Artist

Country:  Sweden

Genres:  Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Swedish, English

63. Hiphop Tamizha Artist

Country:  India

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

64. Patsy Cline Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Country music, Religious, Swing

Language:  English

Popular songs:  CrazyShe's Got YouI Fall to Pieces

65. Paktofonika Artist

Country:  Poland

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  Polish

Popular songs:  Chwile ulotneJestem BogiemNowiny

66. INXS Artist

Country:  Australia

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

68. Jerry Lee Lewis Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock 'n' Roll

Language:  English

69. Serge Gainsbourg Artist

Country:  France

Genres:  Electronica, Jazz, Pop, Reggae, Rock

Languages:  French, English

70. The Beach Boys Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop-Rock

Languages:  English, German, Japanese, Spanish

Popular songs:  Surfin' USAGood VibrationsKokomo

71. Jeff Buckley Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

72. Olivia Newton-John Artist

Country:  Australia

Genres:  Country music, Pop

Languages:  English, German, French, Spanish

73. 2Pac Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

74. Paul Potts Artist

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Opera

Languages:  Italian, German

75. The Judds Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Language:  English

76. Cole Porter Artist

Country:  United States

Language:  English

77. Nina Simone Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Classical, Folk, Jazz, R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  English, French

78. Peter Allen Artist

Country:  Australia

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

79. George Gershwin Artist

Country:  United States

Language:  English

80. Bobby Darin Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, German

81. Dottie West Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Language:  English

Popular song:  Sometimes When We Touch

82. The Carpenters Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Rock

Languages:  English, Spanish

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Sertanejo

Language:  Portuguese

Popular songs:  Menina venenoÉ o AmorAmor Selvagem

84. Frank Sinatra Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Jazz, Pop

Languages:  English, Portuguese, Italian

85. Sœur Sourire Artist

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Folk, Religious

Languages:  French, Dutch, German, English

86. Sandro (Argentina) Artist

Country:  Argentina

Genres:  Latino, Pop, Pop-Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, English

87. Kurt Cobain Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Alternative, Rock

Language:  English

88. Judy Garland Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

89. The Germs Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Punk

Language:  English

Popular songs:  ManimalLexicon Devil

90. Rodrigo Artist

Country:  Argentina

Genre:  Latino

Language:  Spanish

91. Johnny Thunders Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Punk, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll

Language:  English

92. Steppeulvene Artist

Country:  Denmark

Genre:  Psychedelic

Language:  Danish

Popular songs:  Itsi BitsiDunhammeraftenTil Nashet

93. Noel Rosa Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  Portuguese

94. Wilson Simonal Artist

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  Latino, Bossa Nova

Languages:  Portuguese, Italian

95. Müslüm Gürses Artist

Country:  Turkey

Genres:  Pop-Folk, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Turkish, Turkish (Anatolian dialects)

96. Enrico Caruso Artist

Country:  Italy

Genre:  Classical

Languages:  Neapolitan, Italian, English, French

97. Aretha Franklin Artist

Country:  United States

Genres:  Blues, Christian Rock, Funk, Jazz, R&B/Soul, Religious

Languages:  English, Latin

Popular songs:  ThinkI Say a Little PrayerRespect

99. Aimé Painé Artist

Country:  Argentina

Genre:  Folk

Languages:  Mapudungun, Spanish

100. Roxanne Shanté Artist

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular song:  Roxanne’s Revenge

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