Top 20 Folk Singer celebrities in England

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Folk Singer celebrities [Updated March 26, 2023].

1. Graham Nash

Graham Nash net worth 2020
Graham Nash was born on February 2, 1942 in England.
He was an avid photographer and his small photo collection fetched a good price at an auction in 1990.

Net Worth 2020: $30 Million

2. George Ezra

George Ezra net worth 2020
George Ezra was born on June 7, 1993 in Hertford, England.
His bluesy folk rock music was influenced by the work of Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

3. Dewey Bunnell

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Dewey Bunnell was born on January 19, 1952 in England.
His band won a Grammy Award in 1972 for Best New Musical Artist.

Net Worth 2020: $12 Million

4. Cat Stevens

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Cat Stevens was born on July 21, 1948 in London, England.
In 1978, he gave up his music career and changed his name to Yusuf Islam, donating all of his guitars in order to dedicate his life to Islamic educational causes.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

5. Jian Ghomeshi

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Jian Ghomeshi was born on June 9, 1967 in England.
In 2012, he released the nonfiction book 1982 about that year in his youth.

Net Worth 2020: $6 Million

6. Billy Bragg

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Billy Bragg was born on December 20, 1957 in England.
Many of his songs have political or romantic themes.

Net Worth 2020: $5 Million

7. Charlie Fink

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Charlie Fink was born on May 16, 1986 in England.
His song 'Waiting for My Chance to Come' was featured in an episode of the popular British teen series Skins.

Net Worth 2020: $2 Million

8. Laura Marling

Laura Marling net worth 2020
Laura Marling was born on February 1, 1990 in England.

Rising young folk singer in Britain won Best Female Solo Artist at the 2011 BRIT Awards and was nominated again in 2012.

Laura Marling's first two albums were both nominated for the Mercury Prize for best UK album upon their release.

Net Worth 2020: $600 Thousand

9. Nick Drake

Nick Drake net worth 2020
Nick Drake was born on June 19, 1948 in England.
He released three albums before his death: Five Leaves Left, Bryter Layter, and Pink Moon.

10. Nic Jones

Nic Jones net worth 2020
Nic Jones was born on January 9, 1947 in England.
He is well known for his intricate, highly-technical method of finger-picking.

Salary 2020: $542,532

11. Sandy Denny

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Sandy Denny was born on January 6, 1947 in England.
She decided to try singing herself when she heard a performance at a local pub; she thought she could sing as well as those singing.

12. Ewan MacColl

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Ewan MacColl was born on January 25, 1915 in England.
He wrote the 1972 Grammy Award-winning song, "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face," which was performed by both Peggy Seeger and Roberta Flack.

13. Lou Rhodes

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Lou Rhodes was born on November 1, 1964 in Manchester, England.
She released the album One Good Thing in 2010.

14. Peter Knight

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Peter Knight was born on May 27, 1947 in London, England.
In addition to his work with Steeleye Span, he had solo albums and collaborations with artists like Danny Thompson and Maddy Prior.

15. Lianne La Havas

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Lianne La Havas was born on August 23, 1989 in London, England.
She was nominated for the BBC's Sound of 2012 poll.

16. Kelli Ali

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Kelli Ali was born on June 30, 1974 in England.
She performed background vocals for the Marilyn Manson song "Long Hard Road Out of Hell."

17. George Formby

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George Formby was born on May 26, 1904 in England.
He became popular for songs full of double entendres and suggestive lyrics considered too indecent for airplay.

18. Beth Orton

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Beth Orton was born on December 14, 1970 in England.
Her songs have been featured on the soundtracks of Felicity and Dawson's Creek.

19. Elena Tonra

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Elena Tonra was born on January 15, 1990 in England.
Her single "Youth" was featured in episodes of Grey's Anatomy and Mistresses.

20. Billie Marten

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Billie Marten was born on May 27, 1999 in Yorkshire, England.
After the released of her first EP, she signed with Chess Club Records in 2015. That same year, she earned a BBC Sound of 2016 nomination.