Greatest 60s and 70s Singers and Bands

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161 Joni Mitchell Joni Mitchell

Lyrical poetic female fairytale figure of all times

162 Joan Baez Joan Baez

Should be much higher. The singing angel.

She should be on the top voices of all folk and lyrical music,angel voice

163 Yvonne Elliman

Deep breathy voice, a sound I love to listen, her beautiful voice

She starred in Jesus Christ Superstar, performed for years with Eric Clapton, then along with the Bee Gees set the tone for 70's R&B and the Disco generation. She remains a rocker at heart and continues to perform and dazzle audiences!

164 Cat Stevens Cat Stevens Yusuf Islam, commonly known by his former stage name Cat Stevens, is a British singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, humanitarian, and education philanthropist.

Cat Stevens has several hits in 70s such as "Wild World","Father and Son","Lady D'arbanville" and also "Peace Train" who has the most impressive velvet voice I've ever heard.

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165 Gene Pitney

One of the best singers ever with his unique style of really using is voice- WOW!

Born in Connecticut about 20 miles from where I was born.

One singer that could really sing

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166 Cass Elliot

Amazing Women and song writer with a golden voice

167 Sixto Rodriguez Sixto Rodriguez Sixto Diaz Rodriguez, going only by his surname Rodriguez as his stage name, is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist born on July 10th, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan. ...read more.
168 Ringo Starr Ringo Starr Richard Starkey, MBE, known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles.

An amazing musician, he played the drums in The Beatles, and he was an amazing man.

What made Ringo's music great was he didn't sound like the Beatles had enough of that junk.

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169 Ambrosia
170 Hot Chocolate
171 Lesley Gore

She don't know that she's a lucky girl, Got the best guy in the whole wide world.. She's a fool. Good ol days

172 Kinsmen Dazz Band
173 John Denver John Denver Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr., known professionally as John Denver, was an American singer-songwriter, actor, activist and humanitarian, whose greatest commercial success was as a solo singer, starting in the 1970s.

What a great singer and songwriter!

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174 Roar of the Century
175 Smile

Freddie Mercury and Bryan May

176 The Monkees

Brilliant song writers, and yes, real musicians, once they gained control. Some of the best sounds came from this group who were the only group to have 4 #1 albums in one year, and outsold BOTH the Beatles and the Stones in 1967!

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177 Afric Simone
178 Toto Toto Toto is an American rock band formed in 1977 in Van Nuys in Los Angeles. The band's current lineup consists of Joseph Williams, David Paich, Steve Porcaro, Steve Lukather, plus touring members Leland Sklar and Shannon Forrest.
179 Mike Oldfield
180 Sam Cooke Sam Cooke Sam Cooke was an American singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He is mostly known for being a part of the soul movement.
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