Most Underrated Rock Vocalists

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41Alex Turner - Arctic MonkeysAlexander David "Alex" Turner is an English musician. He is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English rock band Arctic Monkeys.
42William DuVall

He kills it in the new Alice in Chains.

43Scott WeilandScott Weiland is an American singer, musician, and composer for the American grunge band Stone Temple Pilots.

Can sing in many styles and can sing continuously for awhile (vasoline live)

44Geoff Tate - QueensrÿcheGeoff Tate is a German-born American singer and musician who rose to fame in the 1980s with the progressive metal band Queensrÿche.
45Lou Gramm - ForeignerLou Gramm is an American rock vocalist, and songwriter, best known for being the original lead singer for the British-American rock band Foreigner.

This man has one of the most incredible voices I've ever heard. The fact that he is still able to sing flawlessly nowadays after all he's been through is astonishing! Lou is one of the greatest!

46Doogie White - Rainbow, Yngwie, La Paz, soloDouglas "Doogie" White (born 7 March 1960) is a Scottish rock/metal vocalist, who has sung for Rainbow, La Paz, Midnight Blue, Cornerstone, Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force, Praying Mantis and Rata Blanca . He is currently the vocalist for the Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock, his original band La Paz ...read more.

He was considered for Bruce Dickinson replacement in Iron Maiden but lost out to Blaze Bayley (maybe Iron Maiden made a mistake).
Check out:
Doogie White - Hallowed Be Thy Name (Iron Maiden cover).

Rainbow - Silence (of Love), Cold hearted woman, Insatiable (Hunting Humans), Hall Of The Mountain King, Ariel.

Yngwie - Razor Eater. - Metal_Treasure

47Al Jourgensen - Ministry
48Eric Bloom - Blue Oyster Cult

Just listen to "Astronomy" and you'll know what I mean, the guy doesn't get enough credit for anything.
Also a prototype of the low vocal tone he provided in such songs as "Transmaniacon MC" and "The Red and the Black" which had influenced James Hetfield from Metallica and so on.

49Steven Wilson - Porcupine TreeSteven John Wilson is an English musician and record producer, most associated with the progressive rock genre.
50James LaBrie - Dream TheaterKevin James LaBrie is a Canadian vocalist and songwriter, who is best known as the lead singer of the American progressive metal band Dream Theater.

He was underrated in the 90s. Got recognition in the 2000s. Currently he's is closer to the group of the overrated singers, especially within the group of the metal singers. - Metal_Treasure

51Page Hamilton - Helmet
52Greg Lake - Emerson, Lake & Palmer, King Crimson
53Devin Townsend - Strapping Young Lad, Devin Townsend Project
54Steven Tyler - Aerosmith

Underrrated for his vocal ability, overrated for his songwriting. - STLovesTrash

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55Freddie Mercury - Queen

FREDDIE MERCURY is undeniably the GREATEST singer on Earth - EVER! Yet, somehow, he's not always number ONE, which is very disturbing! Sometimes others are voted higher, but those singers themselves would undoubtedly acknowledge Freddie as the very best of the best and readily admit that his was a genius untouchable by any human, including them! They could only wish to be mentioned in the same sentence with the great, the one and only, the BEST FREDDIE MERCURY!

Freddie Mercury is underrated because he should ALWAYS be #1. Anything else is blasphemy! No mere mortal comes close to Freddie's brilliance and genius. Nobody beats Freddie. NOBODY!

He's my favorite singer outside metal but I don't really believe he's underrated. - Metal_Treasure

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