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Celebrity Parents With Famous Musician Children

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6. Frank Sinatra
> Child: Nancy Sinatra
> Child’s age: 78

Frank Sinatra passed his knack for pop music on to his daughter Nancy, who scored numerous hits during the 1960s with songs such as “These Boots Are Made For Walkin'” and “Sugar Town.” The father-daughter duo even recorded a love song duet titled “Somethin’ Stupid,” that reached No. 1 on the Hot 100 chart.

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7. Hank Williams
> Child: Hank Williams Jr.
> Child’s age: 70

“Are you ready for some football!?” Hank Williams Jr. sings in the theme song for “Monday Night Football.” Throughout his career, the singer — sometimes referred to as Bocephus — has scored 42 top 10 hits on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart and 10 No. 1s. His father, Hank Williams Sr., despite an early death at age 29, is considered one of the best country singers ever. Bocephus’ son, Hank Williams III, has also had success in music.

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8. Johnny Cash
> Child: Rosanne Cash
> Child’s age: 64

Rosanne Cash was Johnny “Man in Black” Cash’s first born child. Rosanne has released 15 albums throughout her career, won four Grammy Awards, and was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters’ Hall of Fame in 2015. The father and daughter collaborated multiple times, such as on the song “September When It Comes” in 2003.

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9. Judy Garland
> Child: Liza Minelli
> Child’s age: 73

Judy Garland was a top Hollywood actress, starring in classic films such as “The Wizard of Oz” (1939), “Meet Me in St. Louis” (1944), and “A Star Is Born” (1954), before passing away in 1969 at the age of 47. Her daughter, Liza Minelli, has also proven adept at acting and singing. Her most well known role is that of nightclub singer Sally Bowles in “Cabaret” (1972), for which she won an Oscar for Best Actress.

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10. Julio Iglesias
> Child: Enrique Iglesias
> Child’s age: 44

The nickname of Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias is “The King of Latin Pop.” The singer has had an impressive 27 No. 1 hits on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart. His father, Julio Iglesias, is also a successful Latin and pop singer, with his career peaking during the 1970s and ’80s. Julio sold more than 300 million albums worldwide.