Greatest 60s and 70s Singers and Bands

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161 Gene Pitney

One of the best singers ever with his unique style of really using is voice- WOW!

Born in Connecticut about 20 miles from where I was born.

One singer that could really sing

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162 George Harrison George Harrison George Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.

He was in The Beatles, he was an amazing man, he made amazing music, and he was very influential.

All Things Must Pass speaks for itself. Absolutely great music and great guitar as only Harrison could do.

163 Ringo Starr Ringo Starr Richard Starkey, MBE, known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles.

An amazing musician, he played the drums in The Beatles, and he was an amazing man.

What made Ringo's music great was he didn't sound like the Beatles had enough of that junk.

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164 Lionel Richie Lionel Richie

I saw him in concert in the 80s and am a diehard Lionel Lover forever! He is a very talented songwriter and singer. I miss seeing him and hearing his music on the radio.

Used to call him "Vinyl Ritchie" but seriously he was a good pop singer

165 Ambrosia
166 Hot Chocolate
167 Lesley Gore

She don't know that she's a lucky girl, Got the best guy in the whole wide world.. She's a fool. Good ol days

168 Czesław Niemen

One of greatest polish singer.

169 Kinsmen Dazz Band
170 John Denver John Denver Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr., known professionally as John Denver, was an American singer-songwriter, actor, activist and humanitarian, whose greatest commercial success was as a solo singer, starting in the 1970s.

What a great singer and songwriter!

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171 Roar of the Century
172 Cass Elliot

Amazing Women and song writer with a golden voice

173 Smile

Freddie Mercury and Bryan May

174 The Monkees

Brilliant song writers, and yes, real musicians, once they gained control. Some of the best sounds came from this group who were the only group to have 4 #1 albums in one year, and outsold BOTH the Beatles and the Stones in 1967!

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175 Afric Simone
176 Toto Toto Toto is an American rock band formed in 1977 in Van Nuys in Los Angeles. The band's current lineup consists of Joseph Williams, David Paich, Steve Porcaro, Steve Lukather, plus touring members Leland Sklar and Shannon Forrest.
177 AC/DC AC/DC AC/DC are a Australian hard rock band, formed in November 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young, who continued as members until Malcolm's illness and departure in 2014. They were fronted by Bon Scott until his untimely death due to alcohol poisoning in 1980, after which they hired Brian Johnson to more.
178 Mike Oldfield
179 Sam Cooke Sam Cooke Sam Cooke was an American singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He is mostly known for being a part of the soul movement.
180 Judas Priest Judas Priest Judas Priest are a British heavy metal band formed in Birmingham, England, in 1969. The band has sold over 45 million albums to date.
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