Apelidos honorários na música popular

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Aretha Franklin, "Rainha do Soul", homenageada com a Medalha Presidencial da Liberdade em novembro de 2005

Apelidos honorários na música popular são geralmente nomes religiosos, familiares ou (mais frequentemente) reais e aristocráticos em natureza, e são usados como uma forma de expressão na mídia, ou para identificar a importância de um artista para seus fãs. Os apelidos honoríficos foram usados na música clássica na Europa já no início do século XIX, com figuras como Mozart sendo chamado de "O pai da música moderna" e Bach "O pai da música moderna do piano". Eles também foram particularmente proeminentes na cultura afro-americana na era pós-Guerra civil, talvez como um meio de conferir status que tinha sido negado pela escravidão nos Estados Unidos, e em conseqüência incorporou a música do jazz e do blues, incluindo figuras como Duke Ellington e Count Basie.

Na cultura americana, apesar de sua constituição e ideologia republicana, honoríficos têm sido usados para descrever figuras líderes em várias áreas de atividade, como indústria, comércio, esporte e mídia; "Pai" ou "mãe" foram usados para inovadores, e títulos reais como "rei" e "rainha" para figuras dominantes em um campo. Nas décadas de 1930 e 1940, enquanto o jazz e a música swing ganhavam popularidade, eram os artistas brancos mais bem-sucedidos comercialmente, Paul Whiteman e Benny Goodman que se tornaram conhecidos como "O Rei do Jazz" e "O Rei do Swing ", respectivamente, apesar de tais gêneros de música originária da cultura afro-americana. Estes padrões de nomeação foram transferidos para o rock and roll quando surgiu na década de 1950. Houve uma série de tentativas de encontrar (e um número de pretendentes a ser) o "Rei do Rock and Roll", um título que se tornou mais associado com Elvis Presley. Isso tem sido visto como parte de um processo de apropriação de crédito pela inovação da então nova música por um estabelecimento branco. Diferentes honoríficos foram tomados ou dados para outras figuras importantes do gênero, como "O Arquiteto do Rock and Roll", de Little Richard, da década de 1990, Mas este termo, como muitos, também é usado para outras figuras importantes, neste caso, incluindo o guitarrista pioneiro Les Paul.[1]


Títulos individuais

Índice: 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

0–9

Artista Título País Fonte
50 Cent Rei do Rap Estados Unidos [2]

A

Adele conhecida como a "Rainha do Soul".
Anahí referenciada como a "Princesa do Pop Latino".
Avril Lavigne conhecida como a "Princesa do Pop Punk".
Artista Título País Fonte
Adele Rainha do Soul Reino Unido [3]
Princesa do Pop [4]
Ahmed Rushdi Pai do Pop do Sul da Ásia Paquistão [5]
Alan Freed Rei do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [6]
Alicia Keys Rainha do R&B Estados Unidos [7][8]
Amália Rodrigues Rainha do Fado Portugal [9]
Amr Diab Pai da Música Mediterrânea Egito [10][11]
Amy Grant Rainha do Christian Pop Estados Unidos [12][13]
Amy Lee Rainha Do Rock Estados Unidos [14]
Amy Winehouse Nova Rainha do Soul Reino Unido [15][16]
Diva do Soul
Anahí Princesa do Pop Latino México [17]
Anitta Princesa do Pop Brasileiro Brasil [18]
Aretha Franklin Rainha do Soul Estados Unidos [19][20]
Ariana Grande Princesa do Pop Estados Unidos [21]
Avril Lavigne Princesa do Pop Punk Canadá [22]
Fonte da Juventude
Ayumi Hamasaki Imperatriz do Pop Japão [23]

B

BoA conhecida como a "Rainha do K-pop".
Britney Spears referenciada como a "Princesa do Pop".
Artista Título País Fonte
B.B. King Rei do Blues Estados Unidos [24][25]
Benny Goodman Rei do Swing Estados Unidos [26]
Bessie Smith Imperatriz do Blues Estados Unidos [27]
Beyoncé Rainha do R&B Estados Unidos [28][29][30][31]
Queen B
Bill Haley Rei do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [6]
BoA Rainha do K-Pop Coreia do Sul [32]
Brandy Princesa do R&B Estados Unidos [14]
Britney Spears Princesa do Pop Estados Unidos [19][33][34][35][36]
Rainha do Pop
Bruce Springsteen O Patrão Estados Unidos [37]

C

Cher referenciada como a "Deusa do Pop".
Christina Aguilera referenciada como a "Voz da Geração".
Artista Título País Fonte
Carl Perkins Rei do Rockabilly Estados Unidos [38][39]
Carrie Underwood Princesa do Country Estados Unidos [40][41]
Celia Cruz Rainha da Salsa Cuba [42]
Celine Dion Rainha do Pop Canadá [43][44]
Cher Deusa do Pop Estados Unidos [45][46][47][48]
Rainha da Reinvenção
The Real First and Diva
The One and Only
Rainha do Intertainer
Chris Brown Príncipe do R&B Estados Unidos [49][50]
Christina Aguilera Princesa do Pop Estados Unidos [19][51][52][53]
Rainha da Reinvenção
Voz da Geração
Chuck Berry Rei do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [54]
Chuck Schuldiner Pai do Death Metal Estados Unidos [55][56][57]
Ciara Princesa do Crunk&B Estados Unidos [58]
Courtney Love Deusa do Grunge Estados Unidos [59][60][61][62]
Rainha do Rock and Roll

D

Artista Título País Fonte
Daddy Yankee Rei do Reggaetón Porto Rico/Estados Unidos [63][64]
Daniela Mercury Rainha do Axé Brasil [65][66]
Dennis Brown Príncipe Herdeiro do Reggae Jamaica [67][68]
Dick Dale Rei do Surf Guitar Estados Unidos [69]
Dinah Washington Rainha do Blues Estados Unidos [70][71]
Dionne Warwick Princesa do Pop Estados Unidos [72]
Dolly Parton Rainha do Country Estados Unidos [73]
Dona Ivone Lara Dama do Samba Brasil [74]
Donna Summer Rainha da Disco Estados Unidos [19]
Dusty Springfield Rainha Branca do Soul Reino Unido [75][76]

E

Artista Título País Fonte
Elis Regina Rainha da MPB Brasil [77]
Ella Fitzgerald Primeira Dama da Canção Estados Unidos [78][79][80][81]
Rainha do Jazz
Elvis Presley Rei do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [82]
Eminem Rei do Hip Hop Estados Unidos [83]
Enya Rainha do New Age Irlanda [84][85]
Eric Clapton Deus Reino Unido [86]

F

Artista Título País Fonte
Fats Domino Rei do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [87]
Faye Wong Diva da Ásia China [88]
Rainha Celeste
Frank Sinatra Presidente do Conselho Estados Unidos [89][90]
A Voz

G

Artista Título País Fonte
Garth Brooks Rei do Country Estados Unidos [91][92]
George Jones Rei do Country Estados Unidos [93]
George Strait Rei do Country Estados Unidos [94]
Gil Scott-Heron Padrinho do Rap Estados Unidos [95]
Giorgio Moroder Pai da Disco Itália [96]
Gladys Knight Imperatriz do Soul Estados Unidos [97][98][99]
Gloria Estefan Rainha do Latin Pop Cuba [100]
Gloria Gaynor Rainha da Disco Estados Unidos [101]

H

Artista Título País Fonte
Harry Belafonte Rei do Calypso Estados Unidos [102][103]
Hayley Williams Elvis Presley Feminino Estados Unidos [104]
Hibari Misora Rainha do Pop Japonês Japão [105][106]
Hikaru Utada Diva da Ásia Japão [107][108][109]

I

Artista Título País Fonte
Iggy Pop Padrinho do Punk Estados Unidos [110][111]
Irma Thomas Rainha do Soul de Nova Orleans Estados Unidos [112]

J

Jessica Jung referenciada como a "Princesa do Gelo".
Justin Timberlake referenciado como o "Príncipe do Pop".
Artista Título País Fonte
Jacky Cheung Deus da Canção Hong Kong [113]
James Brown Padrinho do Soul Estados Unidos [114][115][116]
O Homem que Mais Trabalha no Show Business
Rei do Soul
Janet Jackson Princesa da Família Real Negra Estados Unidos [117][118][119][120][121][122]
Princesa do Pop
Rainha do Pop
Rainha do R&B
Rainha do Rádio
Janis Joplin Rainha do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [123][124]
Jay Chou Rei do Pop Chinês Taiwan [125]
Jay-Z Rei do Rap Estados Unidos [126]
Jessica Jung Princesa do Gelo Estados Unidos/Coreia do Sul [127]
Rainha do Gelo [128]
Jimmie Rodgers Pai da Country Music Estados Unidos [129]
Joan Baez Rainha do Folk Estados Unidos [130]
Joan Jett Madrinha do Punk Estados Unidos [131]
Joey Ramone Padrinho do Punk Estados Unidos [132]
John Lee Hooker Rei do Blues Estados Unidos [133]
Juan Gabriel Rei do Pop Latino México [134]
Jully Black Rainha do R&B Canadense Canadá [135]
Justin Bieber Rei Adolescente Canadá
Justin Timberlake Príncipe do Pop Estados Unidos [136][137][138][139]
Presidente do Pop [140][141]

K

Kylie Minogue referenciada como a "Princesa do Pop".
Krystal Jung referenciada como a "Princesa Chique do Gelo".
Artista Título País Fonte
Kanye West Rei do Rap Estados Unidos [142]
Khaled Rei do Raï Argélia [143]
Kikki Danielsson Rainha da Dansband Music Suécia [144]
Koko Taylor Rainha do Blues Estados Unidos [145]
Kurtis Blow Rei do Rap Estados Unidos [146]
Kylie Minogue Princesa do Pop Austrália [147]
Deusa do Pop
Rainha da Manchester Arena
Rainha do Pop
Krystal Jung Princesa do Gelo Estados Unidos/Coreia do Sul [148]
Princesa Chique do Gelo [149]

L

Artista Título País Fonte
Lady Gaga Mother Monster Estados Unidos [150][151][152]
Rainha do Pop
Rainha da Reinvenção
Lali Espósito Rainha do pop argentino Argentina [153][154]
Rainha do pop adolescente argentino
Laura Pausini Rainha do Pop Italiano Itália
Laurel Aitken Padrinho do Ska Jamaica [155]
Lee Aaron Rei do Heavy Metal Rock Canadá [156]
Les Paul Arquiteto do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [157][158]
Lil' Kim Queen B Estados Unidos [159][160]
Rainha do Hip Hop
Lisa Marie Presley Princesa do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [161][162]
Little Richard Arquiteto do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [163][164]
Rei do Rock and Roll
Liz Phair Rainha do Indie Rock Estados Unidos [165][166]
Lonnie Donegan Rei do Skiffle Reino Unido [167]
Loretta Lynn Primeira Dama do Country Estados Unidos [73][168][169]
Rainha do Country
Lotta Engberg Rainha da Dansband Music Suécia [144]
Lou Reed Padrinho do Punk Estados Unidos [170]
Louis Jordan Rei do Jukebox Estados Unidos [171]

M

Madonna referenciada como a "Rainha do Pop".
Maite Perroni conhecida como a "Rainha Teen das Telenovelas".
Artista Título País Fonte
Madonna Diva do Pop Estados Unidos [19][172][173][174][175]
Rainha do Pop
Rainha da Reinvenção
Mahalia Jackson Rainha do Gospel Estados Unidos [176][177]
Maite Perroni Rainha Teen das Telenovelas México [178]
Rainha da Bachata [179]
Mariah Carey Rainha do R&B Estados Unidos [43][180]
Marvin Gaye Príncipe da Motown Estados Unidos [181][182]
Príncipe do Soul
Mary J. Blige Imperatriz do Soul Estados Unidos [19][183][184][185][186][187][188]
Rainha do Hip Hop
Rainha do Hip Hop Soul
Rainha da R&B
Michael Jackson Rei do Pop Estados Unidos [189][190]
Miley Cyrus Princesa do Pop Estados Unidos [191]
Misia Rainha das Baladas Japão [192]
Miss Kittin Rainha do Electroclash França [193][194]
Missy Elliott Rainha do Hip Hop Estados Unidos [195]
Monica Princesa do R&B Estados Unidos [14]
Morrissey Papa da Procrastinação Reino Unido [196]
Moya Brennan Primeira Dama da Música Céltica Irlanda [197][198]

N

Artista Título País Fonte
Namie Amuro Princesa do Pop Japonês Japão [199]
Neil Young Padrinho do Grunge Canadá [200]
Nicki Minaj Rainha do Hip Hop Trinidad e Tobago [201]
Nina Hagen Madrinha do Punk Alemanha [202][203]
Nina Simone Suma Sacerdotista do Soul Estados Unidos [27]
Noel Gallagher Rei do Britpop Reino Unido [204]

O

Artista Título País Fonte
Odetta Rainha da Música Folk Americana Estados Unidos [205]
Otis Redding Rei do Soul Estados Unidos [206]
Ozzy Osbourne Padrinho do Heavy Metal Reino Unido [207][208]
Príncipe da Escuridão

P

Artista Título País Fonte
Patti Smith Madrinha do Punk Estados Unidos [209]
Paul Weller Madrinha Reino Unido [210][211]
Pete Townshend Padrinho do Punk Reino Unido [212]
Peter Murphy Padrinho do Gótico Reino Unido [213][214]
Pitty Princesa Do Rock Brasil [215][216][217]
Musa Do Rock
Prince Sua Majestade Roxa Estados Unidos [218][219][220][221]
Sua Maldade Real

Q

Artista Título País Fonte
Queen Latifah Rainha da Reinvenção Estados Unidos [222]

R

Artista Título País Fonte
Rihanna Rainha da Década de 2010 Barbados [223]
Ray Davies Padrinho do Britpop Reino Unido [224]
Rob Halford Deus do Metal Reino Unido [225]
Reba McEntire Rainha do Country Estados Unidos [73][226]
Robert Johnson Avô do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [227]
Roberto Carlos O Rei Brasil [228][229][230]
R. Kelly Rei do R&B Estados Unidos [231]

S

Artista Título País Fonte
Sam Cooke Rei do Soul Estados Unidos [232][233][234]
Sam Hui Deus da Canção Hong Kong [235]
Sammi Cheng Rainha do Canto Pop Hong Kong [236]
Sandy Rainha do Pop Brasileiro Brasil [237][238][239][240][241]
Princesa do Pop Brasileiro
Scott Joplin Rei do Ragtime Estados Unidos [242]
Selena Rainha do Tejano México/Estados Unidos [243]
Selena Gomez Rainha Adolescente Estados Unidos
Shania Twain Rainha do Country Canadá [244]
Shawn Mendes Príncipe Adolescente Canadá
Snoop Dogg Rei do Rap Estados Unidos [185]
Solomon Burke Rei do Rock 'n' Soul Estados Unidos [245]
Stevie B Rei do Freestyle Estados Unidos [246]
Stevie Nicks Rainha do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [247][248]
Sunny Rainha do Aegyo Coreia do Sul [249]
Sylvester Rainha da Disco Estados Unidos [250]

T

Taemin referenciado como o "Príncipe da Dança".
Taeyeon conhecida como a "Rainha das OST".
Artista Título País Fonte
T.I. Rei do Sul Estados Unidos [251]
Taemin Príncipe da Dança Coreia do Sul [252]
Máquina da Dança [253]
Taeyeon Rainha das OST Coreia do Sul [254]
Thalía Rainha do Pop Latino México [255]
Rainha das Telenovelas
Tina Turner Rainha do Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [19]

U

Artista Título País Fonte
Umm Kulthum Diva da Canção Arábica Egito [256]
Estrela do Leste
Usher Rei do R&B Estados Unidos [257][258]

V

Artista Título País Fonte
Valesca Popozuda Rainha do Funk Brasil [259]
Victoria Song Deusa da Ásia China [260][261]

W

Artista Título País Fonte
Wanessa Rainha do Pop Brasileiro Brasil [262][263][264]
"Weird Al" Yankovic Rei da Paródia Estados Unidos [265][266]
Wen Junhui Príncipe Visual China [267]
Visual dos Visuais
Whitney Houston "The Voice" - A voz Estados Unidos [43][268]

X

Artista Título País Fonte
Xuxa Rainha dos Baixinhos Brasil [269]
Xeque Mate Pais do Heavy Metal Português Portugal [270]

Títulos de grupo

Artista(s) Título País Fonte
Aerosmith Melhor Banda Americana de Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [271][272]
Babymetal Deusas do Metal Japão [273]
The Beach Boys Banda Americana Estados Unidos [274][275]
The Beatles O Quarteto Fabuloso Reino Unido [276]
BIGBANG Deuses do K-Pop/ Reis do K-Pop/ Boy Band da Nação Coreia do sul [277][278][279]
Big Time Rush Príncipes do Gênero Boyband Americano Estados Unidos [280]
The Clash A Única Banda Que Importa Reino Unido [281]
Girls' Generation Estrelas do K-Pop/ Girl Group Nacional Coreia do Sul [282]
Jackson Five Primeira Família do Soul Estados Unidos [283][284]
Judas Priest Deuses do Metal Reino Unido [285]
The Prodigy O Padrinho da Rave Reino Unido [286]
R.E.M. Melhor Banda Americana de Rock and Roll Estados Unidos [287]
The Rolling Stones A Melhor Banda de Rock and Roll do Mundo Reino Unido [288]
TVXQ As Estrelas da Ásia / Reis da Onda Hallyu Coreia do Sul [282]
Anthrax O Grande Quarteto do Thrash Estados Unidos [289]
Megadeth
Metallica
Slayer
Dusty Springfield Quatro Poderosas Divas do Pop nos Anos 60 Reino Unido [290]
Aretha Franklin Estados Unidos
Diana Ross
Dionne Warwick
Jacky Cheung Os Quatro Reis Celestes do Pop Chinês Hong Kong [113]
Leon Lai
Andy Lau
Aaron Kwok

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  2. Known as the king of rap throughout North America and southern 50 Cent
  3. Toombs, Mikel (22 de maio de 2012), «Adele Earns Title Of Soul Queen», Seattle Post-Intelligencer, ISSN 0745-970X, p. C.3, The reigning queen of soul owned the stage at the packed Royal Albert Hall, highlighting her elegant artistry and dynamic personality in a 93-minute set 
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  5. a b "Just as journalists had crowned white bandleaders Paul Whiteman and Benny Goodman as the kings of jazz and swing, in the 1950s they enthroned Presley, Haley, and Freed as the kings of rock 'n' roll" in Coleman, Rick (2007), Blue Monday: Fats Domino and the Lost Dawn of Rock 'n' Roll, ISBN 9780306815317, Da Capo Press, p. xvii 
  6. "The reigning 'queen of R&B,' as decreed by her backing vocalist (and opening act) Jermaine Paul and countless others, Keys owned the stage at a packed WaMu Theater, highlighting her elegant artistry and dynamic personality in a 90-minute set." in Toombs, Mikel (22 de setembro de 2008), «Superwoman Keys Earns Title Of R&B Queen», Seattle Post-Intelligencer, ISSN 0745-970X, p. C.3 
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  26. "The queen of K-Pop made her highly, highly anticipated comeback to Korea for the first time in five years with her 9th studio album, Hurricane Venus." BoA - "Game", MTV, 3 de setembro de 2010, consultado em 18 de abril de 2011 
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  38. Celine alert! Celine alert! Quebec's favourite daughter, Celine Dion, will be fited in a special show on July 10. After the phenomenal success of last year's tribute to the late King of Pop, Michael Jackson, a special show combining the talents of two of the superstars in the fireworks business will showcase the music of our Queen of Pop. Anne Sutherland (28 de maio de 2010), «Fireworks; Celine Dion Joins Countries Lighting Up the Sky», The Gazette, ISSN 0384-1294, p. 14 
  39. She doesn't need to turn back time: After a successful 45-year career, the Goddess of Pop is still going strong. She plays a veteran performer alongside Christina Aguilera in her new flick, "Burlesque," hitting theaters on Wednesday. And she continues to sing in Las Vegas. Amanda Sidman (21 de novembro de 2010), «Cher», New York Daily News, p. 5 
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