Top Ten Male Hard Rock Vocalists


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1Axl Rose (Guns N' Roses)William Bruce Rose Jr.,better known as 'Axl Rose', was born on February 6, 1962, in Lafayette, Indiana, USA. He Is the founder and lead singer of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses. He is a celebrated but controversial figure in the world of rock.

Axl Rose's singing is like he's been gargling shards of broken glass in his throat. Paul Rodgers blows this wannabe away completely!

He should be 2nd after Brian Johnson. - masonkv

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2Brian Johnson (AC/DC)Brian Johnson is an English singer and songwriter. Since 1980, he is the lead singer of the Australian rock band AC/DC, with whom he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003. As of April 2016, Johnson is not participating in the remainder of the Rock or Bust World Tour due to hearing more.V2 Comments
3Freddie MercuryFreddie Mercury was born in Stone Town, Tanzania he later became a British singer, songwriter and record producer, known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the rock band Queen. He also became known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave vocal range. Before he became a singer he has been more.V2 Comments
4Ozzy Osbourne (Black Sabbath)

He was just crazy enough. One day he was going to preform for a record deal, and when his wife was still talking to the people, before he was supposed to come in, he comes in and lets doves out of his pocket. Then a dove was on the floor, and he grabbed it and bit the dove's head off. There was blood coming from his mouth and everything. - masonkv

He is absolute one of the best ever

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5Chris Cornell (Soundgarden)Chris Cornell is an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as former lead vocalist and songwriter for the supergroup Audioslave.V1 Comment
6Myles Kennedy (Alter Bridge)Myles Richard Kennedy is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Alter Bridge, and as the lead vocalist in Slash's current band: Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators.
7Ian Astbury (The Cult)
8Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona; July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010) was an American heavy metal singer, songwriter and musician. He fronted and/or founded numerous groups including Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio and Heaven & Hell. He is credited with popularizing the "metal horns" hand gesture more.

He was a man that who can easily manage his own bands

How is dio at 14 he should be at least 4

9Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden)Paul Bruce Dickinson, known professionally as Bruce Dickinson, is an English musician, airline pilot, and broadcaster. He is most well known for being the lead singer in heavy metal band Iron Maiden and his solo career.V1 Comment
10Glen Hughes

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11Hansi Kursch (Blind Guardian)Hansi Kürsch, born Hans Jürgen Kürsch, is the lead singer, lyricist, co-composer and bassist for German power metal band Blind Guardian . Heavily influenced by Freddie Mercury, he creates a huge choir effect by overdubbing his own voice multiple times in complex, overlapping vocal harmonies. He records more.V1 Comment
12Paul RodgersPaul Bernard Rodgers is an English singer, songwriter and musician, best known for his success in the 1960s and 1970s as vocalist of Free and Bad Company.
13James Hetfield (Metallica)James Alan Hetfield was born on August 3, 1963. He is an American musician, singer and songwriter known for being the co-founder, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter for the American heavy metal band Metallica.V1 Comment
14David ByronDavid Garrick, better known by his stage name David Byron, was a British singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist with the rock band Uriah Heep in the early 1970s.
15Michael Kiske (Helloween)Michael Kiske is a singer best known as the former lead vocalist for the German power metal band Helloween.

This guy should be at least in the top 3. - Metal_Treasure

16Andrew Stockdale (Wolfmother)
17Paul Di'AnnoPaul Andrews better known as Paul Di'Anno, is an English singer best known as the first vocalist to record with heavy metal band Iron Maiden, from 1978 to 1981.
18Matt Barlow (Iced Earth)Matthew 'Matt' Barlow is an American heavy metal singer and police officer. He was the lead singer for Iced Earth in the 1990s and 2000s. He is currently the lead singer for Ashes of Ares. After the September 11 terrorist attacks Matt Barlow decided to become a police officer and contribute to the "real more.
19Adam Gontier (Three Days Grace)Adam Wade Gontier is a Canadian musician and songwriter. He is the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter for Saint Asonia, but is best known as the former lead singer, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter of the Canadian rock band Three Days Grace.
20Marc Martel

This guy sounds and looks just like Freddie Mercury. I'm serious and don't exaggerate. Check this out (copy and paste): Queen Extravaganza on American Idol - Somebody to Love (HD) - Metal_Treasure

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Top Remixes (5)

1. Brian Johnson (AC/DC)
2. James Hetfield (Metallica)
3. Ozzy Osbourne (Black Sabbath)
1. Axl Rose (Guns N' Roses)
2. Brian Johnson (AC/DC)
3. Ozzy Osbourne (Black Sabbath)
1. Glen Hughes
2. David Byron
3. Paul Rodgers

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