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I didn't expect to see one of the pioneers of American arena rock vocals down at 34. Come on guys.
AMAZING SINGER and AMAZING FRONTMAN but not necessarily Metal more like classic Rock
Now, I wouldn't say he was the best, but man could he make us wana party!V 1 Comment
HE'S THE DEMON, HE SINGS HIS HEART OUT... IT'S MARILYN MANSON... I can't WAIT TO SEE HIM AT HIS NEXT CONCERT
He has the sexiest, darkest, badass, and most BRUTAL Hard Rock N Roll/Metal voices! Listen to him! The one and only...MARILYN MANSON
His dark voice is just amazing! Especially when he sings "Where did you sleep last night" by Kurt.C
The scream in Won't Get Fooled Again. Enough said.V 2 Comments
The guy mentioned the comment below.
I have the same thing to say...
He can play guitar, sings, scream, and even can growl...
After him randy blythe is a very impressive vocalist.
I don't get why Matt Tuck is 17 he should at least be in the top three section, he inspired me to be the vocalist I am now (screaming)
HE SHOULD BE HIGHER ON THIS LIST. HE SHOULD BE ON THE SECOND POSITION JUST AFTER JAMES HETFIELD. HE IS A GREAT VOCALIST AND ALONGSIDE HE PLAYS GUITAR WHICH IS A VERY DIFFICULT THING TO DO.
Should be in top 10 considering 30 years of iconic and still going hard rock music
Great votive the best and that is that!
His music is not metal, but American popV 1 Comment
This list has to be more than just voice.. Agree with the top 3, Dio, Dickinson, and Halford, but Klaus should be top 5 easy! So much variety and so much power. Listen to the Scops live...huge voice. #51 is an embarrassment.. DLR better? Ozzy? Analyze your list...
Klaus meine voice is very Broad.. It covers all range... He should be in the number 1 spot...
In my opinion the best metal singer ever, without a doubt!
So underrated, must be at least top 3 - fuzzmanV 7 Comments
Patton has done a lot of things in all kinds of genres. But I can't remember anything anyone ever called Heavy Metal or Hard Rock.
However he is the best vocalist on earth. And if he ever starts singing in a Heavy Metal or Hard Rock Band he will top them all. So I vote for him.
Breaks my heart that he isn't even on this list yet, should be #10 minimum
How the hell is Myles Kennedy below Jonathan Davis and Matt Shadows? I like both bands but come on, the vocals aren't exactly stellar. Matt's voice sounds so nasally on his high notes, it's ridiculous. Myles has the most dynamic voice I have ever heard in rock music. Just listen to Blackbird by Alter Bridge. Perhaps their greatest song and it greatly shows off his range. There's a reason Slash chose Myles to sing for his solo band - he's a much better version of Axl Rose.
Myles is like the child of Chris Cornell's voice and Axl Rose's. It has the range and power of Chris's, but it also is slightly more contained, like Axl. Like both singers, he can hit ridiculous high notes and like Chris, he can play fast riffs at the same time. Listen to Cry of Achilles, Addicted to Pain, or Blackbird and you'll see what I'm talking about.
4 octaves people. Seriously. Better than Axl in so many ways, most of which being that he's not a self-absorbed ass.
He is Myles away from beating everyone on this list...V 6 Comments
Just saw Alice recently in concert. He is very entertaining. Still got it!
Venomous POISON! Your poison runnin through my veins!
I love him I can't wait till I go to his next concert... Welcome to my nightmearV 1 Comment
I am ashamed to know that I have to add his name. After 72 people.
Michael has no comparison, he is a god.. Pretty sure he sold his soul to be able to write the songs for Opeth and to vocally do what he does O. O
To Growl and sing melodiously as well... Deal struck with the devil for sure! Others are no where closeV 2 Comments
As a voice teacher I have to say: eric adams is the best singer in terms of technique... is pitching is phenomenal, amazing power in all registers and je is able to blend between them like a superhuman machine, and he is not straining or pushing his voice - it sounds so easy for him.. Everything he does is in a healthy way, even when he sounds like a demon.. And he can sing his heart out like no one else and sound like an angel- listen to "mountains" and you understand.. Sadly he will never be number one in list such as this - because he is in a band that is to cheesy in terms of image and lyrics, and it seems to me like people is voting on their favorite band.. Which bands are most popular - that's easy - just look at the sale figures.. But that is not what this is all about - the question is who is the best singer? Eric adams.. Dio would be a good 2 - amazing pitch, blending, power and effects.
I love iron maiden, Bruce has a great range - but he strains a lot, it ...more
I would vote for Dio, but seeing my second favorite in place 56 makes me sad. Dio will get his share of votes anyway. If it wasn't for Dio, Eric Adams would be recognized as number one by many. I wonder if people haven't heard of Manowar or if they think they are too cheesy. All of Manowar are easily among the most underrated musicians in the world.
Never in any top 10 metal vocalist charts. A joke greatest metal singer ever. Reproduces all he does in the studio live.
Eric is a hero he is number 1 for me...V 8 Comments
This man seriously deserves to be much higher. How many other vocalists on this list have a four octave vocal range and amazing clean and rough tones? Listen to the Accolade to get a taste of why Russell should be far, far higher than 48. He may not be one of the most famous, but is undoubtedly one of the best.
He's not one of the best. HE IS THE BEST.
He's one of the best ten.
But no one knows him.
Singer of Testament he rules! awesome
This guy has everything for the top 20 on this list - power, range and vocal technique. - Metal_Treasure
He is better than for example American singers as Bon Jovi and others
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