Most Hollywood actors and actresses have proven that they have many hidden skills that their fans don’t always know about. Singing is among the many hidden talents that these celebrities have that might leave their fans in shock once they decide to reveal their vocal ability with the world.
Having amazing vocals while also being a great actor or actress gives certain celebs the upper hand when it comes to choosing roles that will require singing. Such abilities have led these particular celebrities towards being labled double threats as they can both sing and act. Below are 10 of the best actress and actors whose vocal skills will leave their listeners asking for more.
10 Seth MacFarlane
He is a man who wears many hats, and fortunately, he wears them successfully. Seth MacFarlane has one of the most diverse voices in Hollywood as seen in hilarious animated shows like Family Guy and American Dad.
Seth voices several characters in the show earning respect from his peers for his outstanding voice acting. Seth is a good actor and also an excellent singer to the extent of having his songs getting four Grammy nominations.
9 Jared Leto
He is one of the most talented and gorgeous men in Hollywood. Jared Leto has continued to show success in his acting and singing careers earning himself an Oscar award and several music awards from his rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars.
His singing ability earned him the position of lead singer in his group, proving just how talented he is. The band has successfully sold millions of copies of their album and their songs have charted high on the billboards plenty of times.
8 Bradley Cooper
Bradley Cooper’s vocal abilities did not shock many fans due to his naturally deep and soothing voice. Lady Gaga, his co-star in the movie A Star Is Born, admitted how Bradley’s voice caught her off gourd as it was so unexpected.
Bradley’s collaboration with Lady Gaga on the song “Shallow” gained a lot of popularity. It earned several awards, including two Grammy awards for the best-written song for visual media and the best pop collaboration.
7 Wayne Brady
If anyone had doubts that Wayne Brady can carry a tune, they must have been proven wrong when Wayne won The Masked Singer season 2 crown. His singing ability has been praised by many.
In an interview, Wayne pointed while he puts his acting career first, he still considers his love for singing as his passion. Wayne went ahead and promised his fans to release an album sometime in the future.
6 Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman’s acting ability is unmatched as is he is one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. He has proven himself to be one of the best actors who can play roles in musical films.
His singing ability has earned him glowing reviews from both professional singers and voice coaches. His recent role in the movie, The Greatest Showman, left fans across the world astonished by his vocal abilities and range and how effortlessly he played the part.
5 Emma Stone
Many fans of the movie La La Land can attest how good a singer Emma Stone is. She shocked many of her followers when she played Mia’s role in the musical La La Land, as many were unaware, she could sing so well.
While she is always shy displaying her vocal abilities, her singing clips on the internet and previous acting in a musical prove that she can carry a tune so well.
4 Raven Symone.
Raven has been around the acting block since she was a kid, and it’s no surprise that she falls on this list. Since her Disney days, Raven has proven that she can carry a tune. She went ahead and released her first album at the age of 7.
In 2012, she made her Broadway debut where she got glowing reviews from critics. Recently she was one of the contestants of the reality show The Masked Singer where once again, she showed off her vocal abilities.
3 Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson has continued to wow her fans with her ability to exceptionally play diverse roles. From her time as Black Widow in the Marvel Universe, she has proven that she’s capable of bringing any character role to life.
Many of her fans are still awaiting her debut in musical films as she has experience moonlighting as a singer from before she got famous. Before entirely focusing on acting, Scarlett had released a studio album and an EP.
2 Kristen Bell
The movie Frozen became one of the best grossing box office animations because of its unique concept and the incredible acting from its cast. Kristen Bell is one of the main cast members portraying the role of Anna.
She made fans across the world fall in love with the fictitious character. As with many animated films, there are singing parts and Kristen Bell made her followers proud as she sang effortlessly like a professional.
1 Zooey Deschanel
Zooey Deschanel is often referred to as Katy Perry’s lost twin due to their similar looks. Not only is Zoey beautiful and funny she has been blessed with killer vocals.
Just like her look-alike Katy Perry, Zooey has never been shy of displaying her vocal abilities. Fans of the show New Girl witnessed Zooey expressing her feelings through singing. She is also part of a singing duo called She & Him. They have released six studio albums.