Special Report

Most Famous Musician From Each State

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15. Oklahoma
> Artist: Garth Brooks
> Album sales: 148 million
> Top track: Wrapped Up In You
> Place of birth: Tulsa
> Active: 1980s – present

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14. Oregon
> Artist: Tommy Thayer (Kiss)
> Album sales: 21 million (KISS)
> Top track: Beth/Detroit Rock City
> Place of birth: Portland
> Active: 1970s – present

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13. Pennsylvania
> Artist: Taylor Swift
> Album sales: 26.5 million
> Top track: Blank Space
> Place of birth: Reading
> Active: 2000s – present

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12. Rhode Island
> Artist: Billy Gilman
> Album sales: 3 million
> Top track: One Voice
> Place of birth: Westerly
> Active: 1990s – present

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11. South Carolina
> Artist: James Brown
> Album sales: 2 million
> Top track: Living in America
> Place of birth: Barnwell
> Active: 1950s – 2000s