Greatest Musicians of All Time
The Contenders: Page 7
121 Frank Zappa
Frank Vincent Zappa was an American musician, songwriter, composer, record producer, actor and filmmaker. V 1 Comment
Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE, known professionally by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist.
Sting is a fabulous musician and should be close to, if not in, the top ten. One of the best and most versatile musicians alive.
123 David Foster
David Walter Foster is a Canadian musician, record producer, composer, songwriter, and arranger, who has won 16 Grammys.
124 Claude Debussy
125 Sergei Rachmaninoff
126 Herbie Hancock
127 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
128 Maurice Ravel
129 Erik Satie
130 Scott Joplin
Good entry. One that could easily fly under the radar, good to see someone is awake out there.
131 Billy Idol
William Michael Albert Broad, known professionally by his stage name Billy Idol, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor.
132 Ritchie Valens
Richard Steven Valenzuela (May 13, 1941 – February 3, 1959), known as Ritchie Valens, was an American singer, songwriter and guitarist. A rock and roll pioneer and a forefather of the Chicano rock movement, Valens' recording career lasted eight months, as it abruptly ended when he died (aged 17) in ...read more.
134 Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. She won 5 Grammys, got her documentary movie "Glitter" and also one of the biggest best-selling women in the music industry. ...read more.
Haha this site is funny mariah REALLY - matthewwilliams2
135 James Taylor
James Vernon Taylor is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. A five-time Grammy Award winner, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. He is one of the best-selling artists of all time, and he has sold more than 100 million records worldwide.
Yes! This man is a fantastic acoustic guitar player! He's a better musician than most of the people in your top ten, but frankly that's not saying much.
136 James Brown
Definitely the best musician and the most influencial in history enoigh said
137 Cliff Burton
Clifford Lee "Cliff" Burton (February 10th 1962 - September 27th 1986) was an American musician, best known as the second bass guitarist for the American thrash metal band Metallica, recording three studio albums. He died in 1986 after getting crushed by a tour bus in Copenhagen whilst promoting Metallica's ...read more.
What is he doing at 189th place?!? This guy deserve way more than this! Listening to any song he wrote and telling me he shouldn't be closer to the top is crazy!
139 George Linch
Great great guitarist, Dokken wouldn't have been the same without him, I think. Great riffs and great melodic lines, with chords of 5 and 5bemolle, vote him! - SimichSoso
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer and songwriter. Graduating from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in 2006, Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace the same year. She is best known with her international hit singles ...read more.