Top Ten Best Rock Singers


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181Fred DurstWilliam Frederick "Fred" Durst is an American musician and film director. Durst is best known as the vocalist of the nu metal band Limp Bizkit, formed in 1994, with whom he has released six studio albums.
182Randy Meisner

All the great singing Don Henley did for the Eagles and you're going to put Meisner ahead of him for one note? I like Meisner, and Take it to the Limit is a great song, but come on...

Listen to the last line of Take It To The Limit...where I think he hits a high G#. And this is within his normal singing range...not falsetto.

183John Kay

Sorry, the lead singer of Steppenwolf HAS to be in this list! Born to Be Wild? I mean, come on!

Just listen to anything by Steppenwolf (Born to Be Wild, Magic Carpet Ride, Hey Lawdy Mama), then tell me this guy doesn't belong at least in the top 50. Honestly, his is the first name I thought of when I saw this category.

184Don HenleyDonald Hugh "Don" Henley is an American singer-songwriter, producer, and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career.

The lead singer of the Eagles for all of their best songs, like Hotel California, Desperado, Wasted Time, Life in the Fast Lane, Best of My Love, and many others, plus has had a great solo career unlike any other Eagle...

If a guy who sang three songs for the Eagles is on the list, probably their best singer should be on here too...

185Bob SegerRobert Clark "Bob" Seger is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist, he performed and recorded as Bob Seger and the Last Heard and Bob Seger System throughout the 1960s.

Do I really have to explain this one? I'm adding him on and he should be top ten. The category is best ROCK singer, right? Nobody rocks like Seger.

186John Cougar Mellencamp
187Chris Martin

I like Coldplay, but to me Chris Martin is a ballad singer not a rock singer. Nice singer, and I enjoy their music, but he's one that I just think doesn't fit this category.

188Lauri YlonenLauri Ylönen is a Finnish singer-songwriter, best known as the frontman of the Finnish alternative rock band The Rasmus.
189Ian Astbury
190Lita FordLita Rossana Ford is an English-born American rock guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, who was the lead guitarist for The Runaways in the late 1970s, an all-female rock band formed by Joan Jett and Sandy West. In the 1980s Lita Ford embarked on a solo career.
191Phil CollinsPhilip David Charles "Phil" Collins is an English singer-songwriter and musician, who has also worked as a record producer and actor.

Genesis is the bomb and he is a great singer for Genesis not as good as Peter Gabriel though.

192Papa Emeritus (I, II, & III)

If you guys haven't heard of Ghost, you are missing out. The whole band is phenomenal at what they do and are VERY talented. The singer, who is now Papa Emeritus III, is truly an amazing singer. It's been the same singer for each album, but he pretends to be a new satanic priest for each album, hence why he's "III". His stage presence blew me away, can't wait to hear more from Ghost in the near future! - Dorito

193Phil AnselmoPhilip Hansen "Phil" Anselmo is an American musician who is best known as the former lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Pantera. He currently is the vocalist of heavy metal bands Down and Superjoint Ritual.
194Devin TownsendDevin Garret Townsend is a Canadian musician, songwriter and record producer. He was the founder, songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist in extreme metal band Strapping Young Lad from 1994 to 2007 and has an extensive career as a solo artist.
195Rozz Williams
196Steven WilsonSteven John Wilson is an English musician and record producer, most associated with the progressive rock genre.
197Buzz OsborneBuzz Osborne is an American musician, and composer. He is mostly known for the lead vocalist of the American Sludge Metal band "The Melvins".
198Tom Meighan
199Jacoby Shaddix

This is totally not happening... Shaddix has the best screaming voice after jared and bennington,... Of course he wont be in the top 10s, but he should probably be in the top 20s,... He is the best the modern rock world has got, in songs like before I die, no matter what, burn, forever, hollywood whore and as far as I remember and many others, no one can take his place, not even alx... I love shaddix, because of his versatile singing, that changes every new album... And he is best for what he does... I love jacoby not because he is a lovable person, but because he puts all his effort and all his emotions in the work he does... Perhaps he's not the best of the best.. ,. He I still the best and I would be very happy to see him in the top 20s... A place he deserves...

What the hell he supposed to be at lease at the top 10 okay h es saying a lot bad words but what the hell h es really awesome

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200DioDio was an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 and led by vocalist Ronnie James Dio, after he left Black Sabbath with intentions to form a new band with fellow former Black Sabbath member, drummer Vinny Appice.

this is a duplicate - go vote Ronnie James Dio, currently #20. - Metal_Treasure

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