Best Male Solo Artists

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1David BowieDavid Robert Jones was born in London on January 8, 1947, the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He died in New York on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69, a hero to millions. ...read more.

I really like David Bowie. Life On Mars is excellent! - Britgirl

His best song is ziggy stardust - gemcloben

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2Micheal Jackson

As his recognition and results in music history it must be him - MatrixGuy

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3Elvis PresleyElvis Presley was a American musician and actor. Known as "The King" He was mostly known for his number 1 singles including "Heartbreak Hotel" "Hound Dog" "Jailhouse Rock" "Love me Tender" Elvis debuted in the movie "Love me Tender" and focused less on his music and continued that way. ...read more.

Biggest-selling solo act of all time; only The Beatles have sold more than Elvis.

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4Alice CooperAlice Cooper is an American singer, songwriter, musician and occasional actor whose career spans over five decades.V1 Comment
5Bruce SpringsteenV1 Comment
6Brian Adams

Best song: summer of 69 - gemcloben

7Rod StewartRoderick David "Rod" Stewart is a British rock singer-songwriter. Born and raised in London, he is of Scottish and English ancestry.
8Billy Joel
9Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix (born November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter . Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated ...read more.

Best song: all along the watchtower. - gemcloben

10Elton John

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11Bob DylanBob Dylan is an American singer-songwriter, artist and writer . he won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2016 .
12EminemEminem, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, is an American rapper, actor and music producer born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Eminem has sold over 172 million albums making him the bestselling hip-hop artist of all time. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of D12 and (with Royce ...read more.
13Noel GallagherNoel Thomas David Gallagher is an English musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He served as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and principal songwriter of the rock band Oasis.

Noel is by far one of the greatest songwriters of his generation. His 20+ year old song catalog includes about 90% of Oasis's material, that included all the big hits including Supersonic, Live Forever, Rock 'N Roll Star, Wonderwall, Don't Look Back In Anger, Champagne Supernova, Cast No Shadow, Whatever, Go Let It Out, Little By Little, Lyla, The Importance Of Being Idle, The Shock Of The Lightning, and Falling Down. As a solo artist, Noel has released 2 incredible albums: 2011's Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, and 2015's Chasing Yesterday, that included such instant classics as If I Had A Gun, The Death Of You And Me, A.K.A. broken Arrow, The Ballad Of The Mighty I, and Lock All The Doors. He deserves to be on this list...

14TupacTupac Amaru Shakur, also known as 2Pac, was an American rapper and actor born on June 16, 1971 in East Harlem, New York. Tupac sold over 75 million records worldwide and has been referred to in multiple major publications such as Rolling Stone as one of the greatest music artists of all time. 2Pac was ...read more.
15Paul McCartneySir James Paul McCartney is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer . With John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame with the rock band the Beatles, one of the most popular and influential groups in the history of pop and rock music .
16George HarrisonGeorge Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.
17Kanye WestKanye Omari West is an American rapper, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. After West's parents divorced, him and his single mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 10, West temporarily moved to Nanjing, China, because his mother was teaching ...read more.
18Ozzy OsbourneJohn Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne was born on December 3, 1948. He is also known as ''The Prince of Darkness''. Ozzy is an English singer, songwriter, and television personality. He rose to prominence in the early 1970s as the lead vocalist of the band Black Sabbath. Osbourne was fired from Black Sabbath ...read more.V1 Comment
19Adam LambertAdam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter and stage actor. Since 2009, he has sold over 2.5 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide.
20Neil YoungNeil Percival Young, OC OM is a Canadian singer-songwriter and musician, producer, director and screenwriter.
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