Top Ten Best Singer/Songwriters

redwings5

The Contenders: Page 11

201 Patrick Stump Patrick Stump Patrick Martin Stumph, known professionally as Patrick Vaughn Stump, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, actor and music critic, best known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, pianist and composer of Fall Out Boy, an American rock band from Wilmette, Illinois.

I think Pete Wentz is FOBs songwriter.

202 Willie Nelson Willie Nelson

One of the all time greats. No reason for him to be out of the top 30.

Come on folks what? Willie should be top ten at least. Way above all these amatures!

V 1 Comment
203 Hank Williams Hank Williams Hiram King "Hank" Williams, was an American singer-songwriter and musician. His band were called "The Driftin' Cowboys"

Should be number 1 greatest songwriter of all time no doubt

Bedrock songster for multiple music styles: country, crooners, pop, rock, folk

204 Smokey Robinson Smokey Robinson William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. V 1 Comment
205 John Petrucci John Petrucci John Peter Petrucci is an American guitarist, composer and producer. He is best known as a founding member of the progressive metal band Dream Theater.
206 Richard Thompson
207 Joey Ramone Joey Ramone Jeffrey Ross Hyman, professionally known by Joey Ramone, was an American musician and singer-songwriter, lead vocalist of the punk-rock band The Ramones. V 1 Comment
208 Dee Dee Ramone Dee Dee Ramone Douglas Glenn Colvin, known professionally as Dee Dee Ramone, was a German-American musician, singer and songwriter best known as founding member, songwriter, bassist and occasional lead vocalist for punk rock band the Ramones.

Wrote all of The Ramones' best and most prolific songs.

209 Richie Ramone
210 Aaron Lewis Aaron Lewis Aaron Lewis is an American musician, who is the lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist, and founding member of the rock group Staind, with whom he has released seven studio albums.

Song writing abilities are decent, but what sets Aaron Lewis apart from other musicians is his singing ability not the lyrics.

211 Nick Cave
212 Paul Kelly

Leaps And Bounds is a truly amazing song and to see Paul Kelly at 200 and Neil Finn at 131 reflects badly on this list and that's without mentioning Noel Gallagher or Morrissey having shockingly low positions OR not even seeing Dave Dobbyn yet

213 Per Gessle

Rosette is really good. If I said there was a Swedish group that had four Billboard number one hits, most people would think I was referring to Abba. But in reality, they only had one, while it was Roxette that had four.

He's amazing... making songs for Roxette that they actually succeeded gaining fame all over the world!

214 Marek Grechuta
215 Czesław Niemen
216 Grzegorz Ciechowski
217 Graham Coxon
218 Chuck Schuldiner Chuck Schuldiner Charles Michael "Chuck" Schuldiner was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known as the founder and vocalist, guitarist and bassist of the American heavy metal band Death. He is considered the most influential figure in Death Metal, with some publications referring to Chuck as the "Godfather ...read more.

Better than every single person on this list

219 Rob Cavestany
220 Sting Sting Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE, known professionally by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist. V 1 Comment
PSearch List

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Top 10 Greatest Female Singer/Songwriters of All Time Top Ten Most Talented Singer/Songwriters Top Ten Canadian Singer/Songwriters Best Singer / Songwriters of 2008-2012 Best Female Singer/Songwriters of 2016

List StatsUpdated 21 Feb 2017

8,000 votes
294 listings
9 years, 110 days old

Top Remixes (23)

1. Bob Dylan
2. Leonard Cohen
3. Bruce Springsteen
RecklessGreed
1. Kurt Cobain
2. Bruce Dickinson
3. Freddie Mercury
Alpha101
1. Roger Waters
2. John Lennon
3. Bob Dylan
ryanrimmel

WRemix
View All 23

Posts

Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.
P