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Rolling Stone's Top 200 Singers Of All Time List Undermines Hard Rock/ Metal, See Full List Here


In their latest issue of Rolling Stone Magazine, they have attempted to create a Top 200 singers of all time, meanwhile completely undermining the Hard Rock/ Metal singers.


Rolling Stone's Top 200 Singers Of All Time List Undermines Hard Rock/ Metal, See below Full List Here The Metal Voice


Highlights ...


Bob Dylan 15 Kurt Cobain 36 Ozzy 112 Rob Halford 129 Ronnie James Dio 165


Rock Pop artist that did not make the list


-David Gilmour Pink Floyd, probably sold more albums than the top 10 combined

-Celine Dion, love her or hate her she can sing better than Iggy Pop at 176 and pack arenas night after night


The Metal Voice reaction.....................??


Source here


As stated by Rolling Stone and their premise

"When Rolling Stone first published its list of the 100 Greatest Singers in 2008, we used an elaborate voting process that included input from well-known musicians. The results skewed toward classic rock and singers from the Sixties and Seventies. This new list was compiled our staff and key contributors, and it encompasses 100 years of pop music as an ongoing global conversation, where iconic Indian playback singer Lata Mangeshkar lands between Amy Winehouse and Johnny Cash, and salsa queen Celia Cruz is up there in the rankings with Prince and Marvin Gaye. You might notice that, say, there isn’t any opera on our list — that’s because our purview is pop music writ large, meaning that almost all the artists on this list had significant careers as crossover stars making popular music for the masses.


Before you start scrolling (and commenting), keep in mind that this is the Greatest Singers list, not the Greatest Voices List. Talent is impressive; genius is transcendent. Sure, many of the people here were born with massive pipes, perfect pitch, and boundless range. Others have rougher, stranger, or more delicate instruments. As our write-up for the man who ended up at Number 112 notes, “Ozzy Osbourne doesn’t have what most people would call a good voice, but boy does he have a great one.” That could apply to more than a few people here. "


1 Aretha Franklin

2 Whitney Houston

3 Sam Cooke

4 Billie Holiday

5 Mariah Carey

6 Ray Charles

7 Stevie Wonder

8 Beyonce

9 Otis Redding

10 Al Green

11 Little Richard

12 John Lennon

13 Patsy Cline

14 Freddie Mercury

15 Bob Dylan

16 Prince

17 Elvis Presley

18 Celia Cruz

19 Frank Sinatra

20 Marvin Gaye

21 Nina Simone

22- Adele

23 - Smokey Robinson

24- George Jones

25- Mary J Blige

26- Paul McCartney

27- Dolly Parton

28- Mahalia Jackson

29- Chaka Khan

30- Hank Williams

31- Luthor Vandross

32- David Bowie

33- Bessie Smith

34- Thom Yorke

35- Dusty Springfield

36- Kurt Cobain

37- Van Morrison

38- Curtis Mayfiled

39- Louis Armstrong

40- Aaliyah

41-Etta James

42- Teddy Pendergrass

43- Ariana Grande

44- James Brown

45-Ella Fitzgerald

46- Mavis Staples

47- linda Ronstadt

48-Toni braxton

49-Rod Stewart

50- Joni mitchell

51- Sade

52- Mick Jagger

53- Miriam Makeba

54- Willie Nelson

55- Tina turner

56- Barry White

57- Brian Wilson

58-Lady Gaga

59-Howlin Wolf

60- Kate Bush

61- Umm Kulthum

62- George Michael

63- Robert Plant

64- Bjork

65- Minnie Riperton

66- David Ruffin

67- Dennis Brown

68- Rihanna

69- Youssou N Dour

70- Ronnie Spector

71- Roy Orbison

72- Muddy Waters

73- Hector Lavie

74- Patti Labelle

75- D'angelo

76- Wilson Pickett

77- Bruce Springsteen

78- Janis Joplin

79- Emmylou Harris

80-Chris Cornell

81- Joao Gilberto

82-Steve Perry

83- Amy Winehouse

84- Lata Mangeshkar

85- Johnny Cash

86-Micahel Jackson

87- Diana Ross

88- Jimmie Rodgers

89- Selena

90- Gal Costa

91- Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

92- Anita baker

93-Stevie Nicks

94- Toots Hibbert

95-Vicente Fernandez

96- Chuck Berry

97-Usher

98- Bob Marley

99- Clyde McPhatter

100- Elton John

101- Gladys Knight

102-Taylor Swift

103- Leonard Cohen

104- Aaron Neville

105- Eddie Vedder

106- Bill Withers

107- Lou Reed

108- Caetano Veloso

109- Roger Daltry

110-The weekend

111- Fiona Apple

112- Ozzy

113- La India

114- Chrissie hynde

115- Erykah Badu

116- Chet Baker

117- Patti Smith

118- John Fogerty

119-Barrington Levy

120- Charlie Rich

121- Jackie Wilson

122- Donna Summer

123- Karen Carpenter

124- Robert Johnson

125- Joe Stummer

126-Donny Hathaway

127- Tammy Wynette

128- Florence Welch

129-Rob Halford

130- Courtney Love

131- Jeff Buckley

132- Loretta Lynn

133-neil Young

134- Axl Rose

135- IU

136- Lauryn Hill

137-El BeBarge

138- Merle Haggard

139-Rocio Durcal

140-Bono

141- Christina Quilera

142- Russell Thompkins Jr

143- Luciano

144- Darlene Love

145- PJ Harvey

146-Ruth Brown

147-Barbra Streisand

148- Levon Helm

149- Wanda Jackson

150- Bryan Ferry

151- Martha Reeves

152- Michael Stipe

153- Mahlathini

154- Dion

155- Corin Tucker

156- George Strait

157-Robert Smith

158- Carrie Underwood

159- Mississippi John Hurt

160-Mercedes Sosa

161-Brenda lee

162-Francoise Hardy

163- Bobby Bland

164-Sandy Denny

165- Ronnie James Dio

166- Morrissey

167- Marc Anthiny

168- Debbie Harry

169-Sylverster

170- Chris Stapleton

171- Odetta

172- Juan Gabriel

173-Marianne Faithful

174- Buddy Holly

175- Lana Del Rey

176- Iggy Pop

177-Patty Loveless

178- Tabu Ley

179-Martha Wash

180- SZA

181- Bob Seger

182- Jazmine Sullivan

183- Solomon Burke

184-Karen O

185- Alicia Keys

186- Ofra Haza

187- Bonnie Raitt

188- Fela Kuti

189- Joan Baez

190- Frank Ocean

191- Jung Kook

192- Anohni

193- Brandy

194-Kelly Clarkson

195- Poly Styrene

196- Paul Westerberg

197- Burna Boy

198- Billie Eilish

199- Glen Danzig

200- Rosalia


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