Greatest Living Rock Musicians

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101 Brandon Flowers Brandon Flowers
102 John Lydon John Lydon John Joseph Lydon, also known by his former stage name Johnny Rotten, is an English singer, songwriter, and musician.
103 Steve Jones
104 Paul Cook Paul Cook
105 Steve Vai Steve Vai Steven Siro "Steve" Vai is an American guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer, born and raised on Long Island, New York.
106 Jonny Greenwood Jonny Greenwood Jonathan Richard Guy, professionally known as Johnny Greenwood is an English musician and composer, mostly known for his role as the one of the lead guitarists and main keyboardist of the English alternative rock band Radiohead.

Music flows through Jonny. Experimental, passionate and diverse; he's awesome. Radiohead wouldn't be half as good without him. Should be higher on the list.

107 Robert Smith Robert Smith Robert James Smith is an English singer, songwriter and musician. He is the lead singer, guitarist, lyricist and principal songwriter of the rock band The Cure. He is the band's only constant member since its formation in 1976.
108 Steven Wilson Steven Wilson Steven John Wilson is an English musician and record producer, most associated with the progressive rock genre.
109 Ray Manzarek Ray Manzarek Raymond Daniel Manczarek, Jr., better known as Ray Manzarek, was an American musician, singer, producer, film director, and author. V 1 Comment
110 Todd Rundgren Todd Rundgren
111 Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel Peter Brian Gabriel is an English singer-songwriter, musician and humanitarian activist who rose to fame as the original lead singer and flautist of the progressive rock band Genesis.
112 Tom DeLonge Tom DeLonge Thomas Matthew "Tom" DeLonge, Jr., is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and film producer. He was born in Poway, California on December 13, 1975 . When he was in high school at age 15, he got expelled for drinking at a basketball game . He also used to play the ...read more.

This dude is one of the best lyricists of the 21st century, his music truly has power and meaning that it makes you cry, but he also has fun and cheerful songs, he has songs for all moods, anger, sadness, and happiness. With this century of lyrics about twerking and parties, Tom writes about stuff such as how messed up society is, the experience of a divorce, and about his brother fighting in a war. He can also play guitar very well and has greatly improved in playing since his first day in Blink-182, now he plays it better than ever. I saw a recent live show of his on YouTube, and man, his guitar playing kills it! He has progressed so much in his guitar playing. His singing voice is so unique, that raspiness and loud, high pitchness to it, and he has many good vocal performances since he has power to his voice and actually adds emotion to his voice, not just randomly sing. Even if he sings bad on some performances, at least he actually sings and not lipsyncs, he would rather be known ...more - AnimeDrawer

113 Adam Levine Adam Levine Adam Noah Levine is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5.
114 Tanner Patrick
115 Thom Yorke Thom Yorke Thomas Edward "Thom" Yorke is an English musician best known as the singer and principal songwriter of the alternative rock band Radiohead.
116 Trent Reznor Trent Reznor Michael Trent Reznor, known professionally as Trent Reznor, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and film score composer. He is known for his intense music videos.
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