PentPop: A List of Pentecostal Celebrities

The following is an incomplete list of celebrities who have some connection to Pentecostalism or Charismatic Christianity (i.e. raised in a Pentecostal church, converted to Pentecostalism, attended a Pentecostal church at some point, etc.). Celebrities are separated into loose categories. Full profiles of individual celebrities may follow. This list will be updated periodically. Suggestions for additions are welcome.

David Bazan
Toni Braxton
Billy Ray Cyrus
Charlie Daniels
Caleb Followill (Kings of Leon)
Jared Followill (Kings of Leon)
Matthew Followill (Kings of Leon)
Nathan Followill (Kings of Leon)
Al Green
Joe Jonas (Jonas Brothers)
Kevin Jonas (Jonas Brothers)
Nick Jonas (Jonas Brothers)
Robert Kelly (R. Kelly)
Avril Lavigne
Jerry Lee Lewis
Dolly Parton
Josh T Pearson
Richard Penniman (Little Richard)
Katy Perry
Elvis Presley
Axl Rose
Joseph Simmons (Rev. Run)
Hank Snow
Rae Spoon

Drew Carey
Duane Chapman (Dog the Bounty Hunter)
Giancarlo Esposito
Megan Fox
Jon Gosselin
Kate Gosselin
Gavin McLeod
Marilyn Monroe
Denzel Washington

Ted DiBiase (The Million Dollar Man; WWF)
Frank Francisco (MLB)
Phil Jackson (NBA)
Jon Jones (UFC)
Mariano Rivera (MLB)
Katie Taylor (Boxing)
David Thornton (NFL)

Joshua DuBois (D)
Sarah Palin (R)
Rick Perry (R)
Pat Robertson (R)
Al Sharpton (D)

Sam Kinison (comedian)