Though their contributions rarely receive credit, pets have always played their part in the creative process. From gut wrenching pieces to upbeat tracks that make you wonder “who let the dogs out”, there’s no denying what pets have done for musicians over the generations.
Brandi Cyrus is an American DJ and actress born on May 26, 1987. She’s the daughter of Billy Ray and Tish Cyrus. Her siblings are Trace, Noah, and Miley Cyrus.
Trace Dempsey Cyrus is an American musician born on February 24, 1989. He is the son of country singer Billy Ray and Tish Cyrus. He is the brother of Miley, Brandi, and Noah Cyrus.
Jonah Frantzich, known professionally as Jonah Marais, is an American singer-songwriter and part of the musical group Why Don’t We. He first gained a fanbase through YouNow, a live-streaming video site. Marais taught himself to play instruments and sing from a young age, and has since performed at various events and released multiple singles.
Brett Anderson is an English singer and songwriter who, after a brief stint with the band The Tears, went on to release four solo albums. He is best known as the lead vocalist and primary lyricist of Suede, which he formed in 1989 with bassist Mat Osman and drummer Simon Gilbert. The band has released six studio albums, all of which have charted in the top ten of the UK Albums Chart.
Eric Clapton is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is one of the most successful and influential guitarists in rock music. Clapton ranked second in Rolling Stone’s list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time” and fourth in Gibson’s “Top 50 Guitarists of All Time”.
Greg Page is an Australian musician and actor, best known as a member of the children’s group The Wiggles. He was one of the founding members of the group in 1991, and was the yellow Wiggle from 1996 to 2012. Page left the group due to ill health in late 2006, and was replaced by Sam Moran; he returned to the group in early 2012.
Harry Belafonte is an American singer, activist and actor who has been popularizing the Trinbagonian Caribbean musical style with an international audience since the 1950s. He is best known for his recordings of “The Banana Boat Song”, “Jump in the Line” and “Jamaica Farewell”. Throughout his career, Belafonte has been an advocate for political and humanitarian causes, such as the Anti-Apartheid Movement and USA for Africa.
Jen Lilley is an American actress and singer. Known for her roles in Soaps, Jen played Kirsten Storms on General Hospital and Theresa Donovan on Day of Our Lives. After leaving Days of Our Lives, Jen starred in several Hallmark Channel films such as A Dash of Love (2016).
Method Man (real name Clifford Smith Jr.) is an American rapper, music producer, actor, and entrepreneur born on March 2, 1971. He’s best known for being a member of the hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan with the RZA, the GZA, Inspectah Deck, Raekwon the Chef, U-God, and Ghostface Killah. He’s also known for his frequent musical and film collaborations with rapper Redman.
Tupac Shakur, also known as 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor who lived from June 16, 1971, to September 13, 1996. Tupac is considered one of the most influential hip hop artists of all time and one of the best-selling music artists with over 75 million albums sold. His third album, All Eyez on Me (1996), was the first double-length hip hop album and sold over half a million copies in its first week, going on to sell almost 6 million copies in the United States.