Top Ten Christian Rock Singers In Bands

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The Top Ten

1 Michael Barnes (Red)

Way better than Cooper

HE IS #1

Listen to ordinary world

Michael Barnes is amazing! - LarkwingFlight

2 John Cooper (Skillet) John Cooper (Skillet) John Landrum Cooper, professionally credited as John L. Cooper, is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He has been the lead vocalist, bassist and co-founder of the Grammy-nominated American Christian rock band Skillet since 1996.

Those belts are unparalleled.

John belongs on the top on this list in all ways.

First of all, I like skillet. They have good songs and awesome guitar rifts. However; john cooper is not a good singer, and should not even be considerd for this list. - cleor

3 John Schlitt (Petra)

John Schlitt 4 #1

John Cooper and John Schlitt are my favourite in Christian music. Both has got different style and they are unique in their own way. But I think in this list Schlitt should be No. 1 - SKM

Definitely one of the more unique voices in the industry and obviously one of the best.

This guy is an amazing vocalist

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4 Micheal Sweet (Stryper)

Michael sweet is one of the best singers along side of dale Thompson

Michael sweet should be first on this list

#1 Christian Rock Singer hands-down! - StealthRUSH

Michael sweet is an excellent singer. He has an amazing vocal range! He has been in stryper since the mid 80's and his voice is still amazing. - cleor

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5 Kevin Max (Audio Adrenaline)
6 Tobymac (Diverse City) Tobymac (Diverse City) Toby McKeehan, better known by his stage name TobyMac, is a Christian hip hop recording artist, music producer, hip-hop and pop artist, songwriter and author.

Wish he was in top 3. He's my favorite singer of all time!

Tobymac rocks the mic effortlessly, and he's 50! Jesus Freak, Tonight, and Funky Jesus Music wouldn't exist if not for him. Go Gotee!

7 Michael Tait (Newsboys)
8 Trevor McNevan (Thousand Foot Krutch)

Trevor McNevan's voice is very versatile. He can do anything from rap, to metal, to singing softer songs.

I like his style with the rock/ rap. It kinda sounds like a modern D.C. talk. - cleor

9 Jen Ledger (Skillet) Jen Ledger (Skillet) Jennifer "Jen" Carole Ledger is a English drummer mostly known for playing in the band and being the co-vocalist for Skillet since 2008 when Lori Peters decided to retire from the band. ...read more.

Skillet is awesome she's awesome

Ha and she's not even the lead singer

10 Lacey Sturm (Flyleaf) Lacey Sturm (Flyleaf) Lacey Nicole Sturm is an American singer and songwriter from Homestead, Florida, raised in Arlington, Texas. She is co-founder and former lead vocalist of the hard rock band Flyleaf.

This girl is an amazing person and is just full of talent

The Newcomers

? Dale Thompson (Bride)

One of the best singers in Christian rock history along side of Michael sweet

The Contenders

11 Jon Foreman (Switchfoot)

Amazing writer, amazing voice, amazing talent, no doubt.

12 Mac Powell (Third Day)

Great voice! I could listen to him sing all day! He sounds just as good live as he does recorded. - cleor

Mac Powell and Bart Millard should be the top two spots, the others are just overrated, especially skillet. Yeah skillets a good band but I'd never put their singer in the number 1 spot

13 Dawn Michele (Fireflight)
14 Mike Donehey (Tenth Avenue North)

Mike Donehey is a brilliant and inspiring singer, mad vocal range... simply awesome

Awesome guy!

15 Bart Millard (Mercyme)
16 Stephen Christian (Anberlin)
17 Ariel Bloomer (Icon for Hire)
18 Jeremy Dunn (Nine Lashes) Jeremy Dunn (Nine Lashes)

Only idiots don't vote for Jeremy

19 T. J. Harris (Decyfer Down)

Good voice, impressive range, awesome band! - cleor

20 Marc Martel Marc Martel
21 Benjamin Birdsong (The Birdsongs)
22 Rhett Walker (Rhett Walker Band)
23 Joel Houston (Hillsong United)
24 Justin Cordle (We As Human)
25 Deena Jakoub (VERIDIA)
26 Matt Smith (Theocracy) Matt Smith (Theocracy)

Listen to Laying the Demon To Rest
The guy holds that epic scream for over a minute
He's one of the best Power Metal vocalists ever, and the best Christian Metal vocalist - Spiderman209942

27 Matt Thiessen (Relient K)

The Stunning vocals he has proves supremacy the wide range and the feeling he adds to it. None can Compare, except Freddie Mercury, but he can't be on this list.

28 Greg X. Volzs (Petra)

Early CCM (70s and 80s) but his range was up large and in-charge and I heard him sing last year where he still had that special quality and hasn't lost all of his range at 60 years of age! Greg has to be top 5 of all time!

29 Peter Furler (Peter Furler Band) Peter Furler (Peter Furler Band) Peter Andrew Furler is an Australian musician, songwriter, producer and record executive, best known as the co-founder and former lead vocalist of the Christian rock band Newsboys.
30 Ryan Clark (Demon Hunter)
31 Korey Cooper (Skillet)

I really love her and I don't understand why she is so underrated.

I love her! She needs more vocals in Skillet.

32 Jon Micah Sumrall (Kutless)
33 Jeremy Depoyster (The Devil Wears Prada)
34 Hayley Williams (Paramore)

Paramore is the best Christian Band (in my opinion).

35 Josh Smith (Ashes Remain)
36 Luke Smallbone (For King and Country)
37 Mark Stuart (Audio Adrenaline)

He's better than Max, that's for sure.

38 Kevin Young (Disciple)
39 Josh Dies (Showbread)
40 Johanna Kultalahti (HB)
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