11/18/2011 02:06 pm ET

Regis Philbin Farewell: Singers And Musicians Who Got Their Start On 'Live'

Before they were selling out arenas across the globe, these sizzling country, rock, pop -- and everything in between -- crooners made some of their first television appearances on a little show called "Live!"

Regis Philbin -- who hosted his final show Friday morning -- may be prone to mispronouncing a name or forgetting one altogether, but when it comes to recognizing new talent, he sure knows how to pick 'em.

Check out all of these artists who got their starts on "Live!"

Artists Who Got Their Start On 'Live' With Regis Philbin