1. Robert L. Smith, member of the Texas Legislature during Reconstruction
2. Shirley Bassey, singer who found fame in the late 1950s and has continued a successful career since then worldwide. She is best known for recording the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979), and is a UNESCO Artist for Peace.
3. Littly Anthony Gourdine, Rhythm and Blues Artist (Lead Singer for Little Anthony and The Imperials)
4. Robert Sylvester Kelly (born January 8, 1967, best known by the stage name R. Kelly, is an R&B singer, songwriter, performer and record producer. Debuting in 1992 with the group Public Announcement, Kelly went solo in 1993 with the album 12 Play. He is known for a collection of major hit singles including “Bump N’ Grind”, “Your Body’s Callin'”, “I Believe I Can Fly”, “Gotham City”, “Ignition (Remix)”, “If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time”, “The World’s Greatest”, “I’m A Flirt”, and the hip-hopera “Trapped in the Closet”.
Kelly has written, produced, and remixed songs for other artists such as Gladys Knight, Aaliyah, The Isley Brothers, Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton, Janet Jackson, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson, Céline Dion, Vanessa L. Williams, Mary J. Blige, and Jennifer Lopez among others.
5.Sean Paul Ryan Francis Henriques, performs under stage name Sean Paul, is a Jamaican Grammy winning reggae/dancehall artist who is the former lead vocalist of the Dutty Cup Crew.