British singers & bands......?

How do the British feel about British singers and bands? Particularly the following: Jamie Lidell George Michael Lisa Stansfield Corinne Drewery (Swing Out Sister) Boy George (Culture Club) Everything but the girl (Tracey Thorn & Ben Watt) I live in the United States, and I love these singers and... show more How do the British feel about British singers and bands?
Particularly the following:

Jamie Lidell
George Michael
Lisa Stansfield
Corinne Drewery (Swing Out Sister)
Boy George (Culture Club)
Everything but the girl (Tracey Thorn & Ben Watt)

I live in the United States, and I love these singers and groups.
Update: I forgot to mention:
Damon Gough (Badly Drawn Boy)
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