vocalist

[ voh-kuh-list ]
/ ˈvoʊ kə lɪst /

noun

a singer.

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Origin of vocalist

First recorded in 1605–15; vocal + -ist
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British Dictionary definitions for vocalist

vocalist
/ (ˈvəʊkəlɪst) /

noun

a singer, esp one who regularly appears with a jazz band or pop group
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