Artists with college degrees

Created by Alma Barroca on 07 Apr 2020 | Last edited by Alma Barroca on 04 Jun 2020
Artists with college degrees

Here you'll find artists that went to college to take an undergraduate/graduate/postgraduate course. Those who only received honorary degrees will be kept out.

извођач | United States Hip-Hop/Rap

He holds a degree in Economics from the University of Southern California (USC).

Top song:  Bust A Move
извођач | United States Hip-Hop/Rap

In 2006, Gambino graduated from the New York University Tisch School of the Arts with a degree in Dramatic Writing.

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Born to academic mother and brothers, Kweli studied Experimental Theater at New York University.

4. Guru
извођач | United Kingdom Hip-Hop/Rap

He holds a degree in Business Administration from Morehouse College (Atlanta) and also took graduate classes at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan.

5. J. Cole
извођач | United States Hip-Hop/Rap

Initially majoring in Computer Science, Cole later switched to Communication and Business at St. John's University.

6. Chuck D
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He studied Graphic Design at Adelphi University.

Top song:  No
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He has a degree in Communications from Dean College (Franklin, Massachusetts) and one in Journalism from the University of Rhode Island.

From 1998 to 1999, he studied Music Management at Georgia State University.

извођач | United States Hip-Hop/Rap

He has a degree in Business from Southern University.

Top song:  Saints Row
извођач | United States Country music

She attended Northeastern State University in Oklahoma, graduating with a bachelor's degree in Mass Communication.

11. Common
извођач | United States Hip-Hop/Rap

He majored in Business Administration at the Florida A&M University.

извођач | United States Pop Pop-Rock

Bareilles studied Communication Studies at the UCLA.

извођач | Lesotho Opera

Tsiddi has a BA in Economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a BA in Music at the same institution.

Top song:  Music in the Air
14. Brian May
извођач | United Kingdom Rock

Doctorate in Astrophysics from Imperial College London.

извођач | United States Rock Punk

Their member Dexter Holland has a BS in biology and an MS in molecular biology from the University of Southern California.

извођач | United States Hard Rock

Bachelor's degree in Business from Seattle University.

Top song:  Tenderness
извођач | United Kingdom Alternative

Bachelor's degrees in Fine Art and English from the University of Exeter.

Bachelor's degree in Social Studies from Harvard University.

извођач | United States Punk

Greg Graffin has a PhD in Zoology from the Cornell University.

During his time as an undergraduate at Lviv University, Vakarchuk founded the band Okean Elzy. There he earned a Ph.D. in the field of Supersymmetry - degree in Theoretical Physics.

21. Weezer

Rivers Cuomo has Bachelor's degrees in Arts and English from Harvard University.

He had a Bachelor's degree in Film (Cinematography) from the UCLA.

Sterling Morrison has a PhD in Medieval Literature from the University of Texas.

извођач | United States Pop Rock

Art Garfunkel earned a B.A. in Art History in 1965, followed by an M.A. in Mathematics Education from Teachers College, Columbia University in 1967.

Chris Martin studied at University College London (UCL), at Ramsay Hall, where he read Ancient World Studies and graduated with first-class honours in Greek and Latin. At UCL, Martin met his future Coldplay bandmates Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman and Will Champion.

извођач | United States R&B/Soul

John Legend was offered admission to Harvard University and scholarships to Georgetown University and Morehouse College - he ultimately decided to attend The University of Pennsylvania. He graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in English with an emphasis on African-American literature in 1999.

Paul Simon majored in English at Queens College and graduated in 1963.

After attending Marlborough College in Wiltshire, England, Chris de Burgh went on to graduate from Trinity College, Dublin, with a Master of Arts degree in French, English and History.

извођач | United Kingdom Rock

He obtained a BSc of Biology at East London Polytechnic.

извођач | Russia Pop

She went to Medical College at Derbent.

извођач | Russia Rock

Ilya Lagutenko graduated from Far Eastern State University, Oriental Faculty, with a degree in “Country Studies” (Oriental studies and African studies). A protective diploma on the theme "Development of a cross-border economy between countries and China".

извођач | Russia Pop

In 1989 he graduated from the Nikolaev shipbuilding institute named after S. O. Makarov with a degree in Mechanical Engineering for ship power plants.

извођач | United States Jazz

Spalding applied to the Berklee College of Music and did well enough in her audition to receive a full scholarship. She was later hired by the same Berklee, as a teacher.

Top song:  With Others (Ears)
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florxquinflorxquin    Среда, 08/04/2020 - 00:11

Brian May (Queen) has a doctorate in Astrophysics from Imperial College London.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/brian-may-lyrics.html

Dexter Holland (The Offspring) has a BS in biology and an MS in molecular biology from the University of Southern California.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/offspring-lyrics.html

Duff McKagan (Guns n Roses) has a bachelor's degree in Business from Seattle University.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/duff-mckagan-lyrics.html

Thom Yorke (Radiohead) has bachelors degree in fine art and English from the University of Exeter.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/thom-yorke-lyrics.html

Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine) has a bachelor's degree in Social Studies from Harvard University.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/tom-morello-lyrics.html

Greg Graffin (Bad Religion) has a PhD in zoology from the Cornell University.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/bad-religion-lyrics.html

florxquinflorxquin    Среда, 08/04/2020 - 00:42

Rivers Cuomo (Weezer) has bachelors degree in Arts and English from Harvard University.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/weezer-lyrics.html

Jim Morrison (The Doors) has bachelor's degree in film (cinematography) from the UCLA.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/jim-morrison-lyrics.html-1

Sterling Morrison (The Velvet Underground) has a PhD in medieval literature from the University of Texas.
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/velvet-underground-nico-lyrics.html

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Среда, 08/04/2020 - 00:41

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/john-legend-lyrics.html
John Legend was offered admission to Harvard University and scholarships to Georgetown University and Morehouse College - he ultimately decided to attend The University of Pennsylvania.
He graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in English with an emphasis on African-American literature in 1999.

vevvevvevvev    Четвртак, 09/04/2020 - 04:10

https://lyricstranslate.com/ru/mumiy-troll-lyrics.html
Ilya Lagutenko graduated from Far Eastern State University, Oriental faculty with a degree in “Country Studies” (oriental studies and African studies). A protective diploma on the theme "Development of a cross-border economy between countries and China"

Alma BarrocaAlma Barroca    Четвртак, 30/04/2020 - 23:35

Thanks to both of you - all added. Sorry for taking longer than I expected to.