Special Report

Most Famous Musician From Each State

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20. New Mexico
> Artist: John Denver
> Album sales: 33.5 million
> Top track: Thank God I’m A Country Boy
> Place of birth: Roswell
> Active: 1960s – 1990s

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19. New York
> Artist: Billy Joel
> Album sales: 82.5 million
> Top track: It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me
> Place of birth: The Bronx
> Active: 1960s – present

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18. North Carolina
> Artist: Randy Travis
> Album sales: 18 million
> Top track: Three Wooden Crosses
> Place of birth: Marshville
> Active: 1970s – present

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17. North Dakota
> Artist: Wiz Khalifa
> Album sales: 4 million
> Top track: See You Again
> Place of birth: Minot
> Active: 2000s – present

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16. Ohio
> Artist: Tracy Chapman
> Album sales: 13 million
> Top track: Give Me One Reason
> Place of birth: Cleveland
> Active: 1980s – present