Greatest 60s and 70s Singers and Bands

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161Ringo StarrRichard 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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162The Vogues
163Lionel 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

164Ambrosia
165Hot Chocolate
166Lesley 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

167Czesław Niemen

One of greatest polish singer.

168Joan Baez

Should be much higher. The singing angel.

She should be on the top voices of all folk and lyrical music,angel voice

169Kinsmen Dazz Band
170John DenverHenry 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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171Roar of the Century
172Cass Elliot
173Smile

Freddie Mercury and Bryan May

174The 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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175Afric Simone
176TotoToto 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.
177AC/DCAC/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 ...read more.
178Mike Oldfield
179Sam CookeSam Cooke was an American singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He is mostly known for being a part of the soul movement.
180NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.V2 Comments
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