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Jewish Rockers

I wonder how their mothers' felt.  Listed below are Jewish pop stars (I won't call them rock, because Manilow is among them)

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Paula Abdul

Lou Adler (Producer for The Mamas and The Papas

Herb Alpert

Marty Balin (Jefferson Airplane)

Jeff Barry (Producer of The Archies)

The Beastie Boys (Aam Horowitz, Adam Yauch amd Michael Diamond)


Walter Becker (Steeley Dan)

Dan Bern

Roy Bittan (The E-Street Band)

Michael Bloomfield

The Blues Project (Al Kooper, Danny Kalb, Steve Katz, Andy Kulberg, Roy Blumenfeld)

Marc Bolen (T.Rex)

Michael Bolton

Randy Brecker (Blood,Sweat and Tears)

Gary Brooker (Procol Harum)

David Bryan (Bon Jovi)

Leonard Cohen (No Kidding)

Bobby Colomby (Blood,Sweat and Tears)

Jim Croce (Converted)

The Cyrkle (Don Danneman and Marty Fried)

Clive Davis

Sammy Davis, Jr.

Taylor Dayne

Neil Diamond (The Jewish Elvis)

Spencer Dryden (Jefferson Airplane)

Adam Duritz (The Counting Crows)

Bob Dylan (The former Mr. Zimmerman)

Jakob Dylan

Mama Cass Elliot

Brian Epstein

Howie Epstein (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)

Donald Fagen (Steeley Dan)

Marianne Faithfull

The Flamingos (Met in the oldest Black Jewish Congregation in the US)

Alan Fried

Kinky Friedman

Art Garfunkel (The luckiest man in history)

J.Giels Band (Peter Wolf, Stephen Bladd,Magic Dick, Seth Justman, Danny Klein (not J.Giels))

Peter Green (Original Fleetwood Mac)

Guster (Phish)

Mickey Hart (The Grateful Dead)

Susanna Hoffs (The Bangles)

Janis Ian

Jay and the Americans (The entire original band)

Billy Joel (Both Parents are Jewish)

Mick Jones (The Clash, Mother was Jewish)

Steve Katz (The Bles Project/Blood Sweat and Tears)

Jorma Kaukonen (Jefferson Airplane/Hot Tuna)

Carole King (need I say more)

Don Kirschner

The Knack (All four members)

Mark Knofler

Al Kooper

Joey Kramer (Aerosmith Drummer)

Lenny Kravitz (Father is Jewish)

Robbie Krieger (The Doors)

Leiber and Stoller (Did Elvis know?)

Fred Lipsuis (Blood,Sweat and Tears)

Lisa Loeb

Courtney Love (Try bringing that home to mother)

Stan Lynch (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)

Barry Manilow

Richard Meltzer (Blue Oyster Cult)

Bette Midler

Randy Newman

Phil Ochs

Lee Oskar (War)

Steven Page (Barenaked Ladies)

Sandy Pearlman (Blue Oyster Cult)

Joey Ramone

Red Hot Chili Peppers (Anthony Kiedis, Michael Balzary (Flea), Hillel Slovak)

Lou Reed

Keith Reid (Procol Harum)

Robbie Robertson (The Band, Father was Jewish)

David Lee Roth

Rick Rubin (Def Jam Records)


Neil Sedaka

John Segal (Twisted Sister)

Gene Simmons (Kiss, his poor mother)

Carly Simon

Paul Simon

Phil Spector

Paul Stanley (See Gene Simmons)

Chris Stein (Blondie)

Barbara Streisand

Syvain Sylvain (The New York Dolls)

10 CC (4 members of the band were Jewish)

Tiny Tim

The Tokens

Max Weinberg (Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band)

Jerry Weiss (Blood Sweat and Tears)

Leslie West (Mountain)

Zal Yanovsky (The Lovin Spoonful)



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