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30 Of The Greatest Gingers To Grace Our Ears

Being blessed with red hair may come from a recessive gene, but talent — that's definitely dominant. From rock legends and punk royalty to country goddesses and more, your favorite glorious gingers are all streaming on Spotify.

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1. Florence Welch

Where you've heard her: Many epically soundtracked movie trailers, and dazzling the world as frontwoman of Florence and the Machine. She's got the love.
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Where you've heard her: Many epically soundtracked movie trailers, and dazzling the world as frontwoman of Florence and the Machine. She's got the love.

2. Britt Daniel

Where you've heard him: As lead singer of Spoon and part of indie 'supergroup' Divine Fits. He turns his camera on.
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Where you've heard him: As lead singer of Spoon and part of indie 'supergroup' Divine Fits. He turns his camera on.

3. Adele

Where you've heard her: Possibly soundtracking your secret most-feely moments with her Grammy-winning pipes, and running towards a coveted E.G.O.T. thanks to her take on the "Skyfall" James Bond theme. She sets fire to the rain.
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Where you've heard her: Possibly soundtracking your secret most-feely moments with her Grammy-winning pipes, and running towards a coveted E.G.O.T. thanks to her take on the "Skyfall" James Bond theme. She sets fire to the rain.

4. Axl Rose

Where you've heard him: From Sunset Boulevard dive bars to rock & roll infamy as the storied frontman of Guns N' Roses. He's a sweet child of ours.
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Where you've heard him: From Sunset Boulevard dive bars to rock & roll infamy as the storied frontman of Guns N' Roses. He's a sweet child of ours.

5. Shirley Manson

Where you've heard her: Adding glamour to the fade of '90s grunge as the powerful lead singer of Garbage. She's only happy when it rains.
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Where you've heard her: Adding glamour to the fade of '90s grunge as the powerful lead singer of Garbage. She's only happy when it rains.

6. Ed Sheeran

Where you've heard him: Starting to sell out stadiums with his singer-songwriter strength. He's in the class A team.
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Where you've heard him: Starting to sell out stadiums with his singer-songwriter strength. He's in the class A team.

7. Tori Amos

Where you've heard her: As a reigning queen of the piano confessional. She's a precious thing.
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Where you've heard her: As a reigning queen of the piano confessional. She's a precious thing.

8. Josh Homme

Where you've heard him: Crooning (and shredding) as lead singer of Queens of the Stone Age. He wonders what it would be like if he had a tail.
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Where you've heard him: Crooning (and shredding) as lead singer of Queens of the Stone Age. He wonders what it would be like if he had a tail.

9. Neko Case

Where you've heard her: The soaring, dreamy vocals of her solo career, and the tambourine-shaking sing-a-longs of The New Pornographers. She wishes she was the moon.
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Where you've heard her: The soaring, dreamy vocals of her solo career, and the tambourine-shaking sing-a-longs of The New Pornographers. She wishes she was the moon.

10. Trey Anastasio

Where you've heard him: Sparking and sharing in the Phish groove for the last 30 years. He's in the bathtub now, drinking bathtub gin.
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Where you've heard him: Sparking and sharing in the Phish groove for the last 30 years. He's in the bathtub now, drinking bathtub gin.

11. Hayley Williams

Where you've heard her: Cementing her spot as a pop punk princess as lead singer of Paramore. She's still into you.
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Where you've heard her: Cementing her spot as a pop punk princess as lead singer of Paramore. She's still into you.

12. Danny Elfman

Where you've heard him: Composing music for film and TV since the '80s, including The Simpsons' theme song and The Nightmare Before Christmas. He's one big adventure.
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Where you've heard him: Composing music for film and TV since the '80s, including The Simpsons' theme song and The Nightmare Before Christmas. He's one big adventure.

13. Bonnie Raitt

Where you've heard her: Singing her own soothing, powerful version of the blues since the '70s. She wants to give you something to talk about.
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Where you've heard her: Singing her own soothing, powerful version of the blues since the '70s. She wants to give you something to talk about.

14. Kate Nash

Where you've heard her: Taking off with her signature deep accent and plucky piano pop since 2007's breakout hit "Foundations." She's merry happy.
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Where you've heard her: Taking off with her signature deep accent and plucky piano pop since 2007's breakout hit "Foundations." She's merry happy.

15. Ginger Baker

Where you've heard him: As the legendary jazz-rooted drummer of Cream, and several more decades of storied projects including collaborations with Fela Kuti. He's been waiting so long.
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Where you've heard him: As the legendary jazz-rooted drummer of Cream, and several more decades of storied projects including collaborations with Fela Kuti. He's been waiting so long.

16. Nancy Wilson

Where you've heard her: Matching her sister Ann's powerful voice with even greater guitar skills at the forefront of Heart. She just wants to make love to you.
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Where you've heard her: Matching her sister Ann's powerful voice with even greater guitar skills at the forefront of Heart. She just wants to make love to you.

17. Harry Nilsson

Where you've heard him: The weird, wonderful, sometimes-dark whimsy of his incredibly underrated singer-songwriter career. He can't live if living is without you.
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Where you've heard him: The weird, wonderful, sometimes-dark whimsy of his incredibly underrated singer-songwriter career. He can't live if living is without you.

18. Reba McEntire

Where you've heard her: Ruling country airwaves since the '80s (and taking over a series of TV airwaves since). She's fancy.
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Where you've heard her: Ruling country airwaves since the '80s (and taking over a series of TV airwaves since). She's fancy.

19. Patti Scialfa

Where you've heard her: Singing and strumming alongside husband Bruce Springsteen as a major player in the E Street Band. She's comin' on up for the rising.
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Where you've heard her: Singing and strumming alongside husband Bruce Springsteen as a major player in the E Street Band. She's comin' on up for the rising.

20. King Krule

Where you've heard him: His unique baritone and spacy guitar tones on the rise to indie stardom. He's painting a portrait in black and blue.
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Where you've heard him: His unique baritone and spacy guitar tones on the rise to indie stardom. He's painting a portrait in black and blue.

21. Wynonna Judd

Where you've heard her: Singing alongside her mom, Naomi, and striking out on her own – generating 14 number-one hits either way. She saw the light.
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Where you've heard her: Singing alongside her mom, Naomi, and striking out on her own – generating 14 number-one hits either way. She saw the light.

22. Max Kuehn

Where you've heard him: Dutifully drumming for delightfully ragey California garage punks, FIDLAR. He's stoked and broke.
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Where you've heard him: Dutifully drumming for delightfully ragey California garage punks, FIDLAR. He's stoked and broke.

23. Aaron Gillespie

Where you've heard him: Most recently, drumming for Paramore; and breaking out while drumming and singing for Underoath. He likes writing on the walls.
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Where you've heard him: Most recently, drumming for Paramore; and breaking out while drumming and singing for Underoath. He likes writing on the walls.

24. Geri Halliwell

Where you've heard her: The redheaded namesake of the Spice Girls. She just wants you to say you'll be there.
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Where you've heard her: The redheaded namesake of the Spice Girls. She just wants you to say you'll be there.

25. Travis Clark

Where you've heard him: Wandering around many Warped Tour seasons with We The Kings. He wants you to say you like him.
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Where you've heard him: Wandering around many Warped Tour seasons with We The Kings. He wants you to say you like him.

26. Action Bronson

Where you've heard him: Rising from the New York underground to rap his "Saaab Stories." He's all about triple backflips.
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Where you've heard him: Rising from the New York underground to rap his "Saaab Stories." He's all about triple backflips.

27. Jo Dee Messina

Where you've heard her: A highly-decorated country legend, originally from Massachusetts! She's all right.
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Where you've heard her: A highly-decorated country legend, originally from Massachusetts! She's all right.

28. Dave Mustaine

Where you've heard him: Evolving the metal scene for decades as the frontman of Megadeth. He's a head crusher.
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Where you've heard him: Evolving the metal scene for decades as the frontman of Megadeth. He's a head crusher.

29. Allison Moorer

Where you've heard her: As the Alabama-born alt-country darling on a slow-burning, respectful rise since the '90s. She's saying goodbye to the ground.
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Where you've heard her: As the Alabama-born alt-country darling on a slow-burning, respectful rise since the '90s. She's saying goodbye to the ground.

30. Jenny Lewis

Where you've heard her: Rotating her way through the rise of indie in the last decade as part of Rilo Kiley, The Postal Service, her solo career, and half of Jenny & Johnny – collaborating with her boyfriend, Johnathan Rice. She's a pretty bird.
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Where you've heard her: Rotating her way through the rise of indie in the last decade as part of Rilo Kiley, The Postal Service, her solo career, and half of Jenny & Johnny – collaborating with her boyfriend, Johnathan Rice. She's a pretty bird.

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