Greatest Musicians of All Time
The Contenders: Page 8
141 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.
142 James Brown
Definitely the best musician and the most influencial in history enoigh said
Rhydian James Roberts, known as Rhydian, is a classically trained Welsh baritone singer, musical theatre actor and television presenter.
144 Josh Groban
145 Sarah Brightman
Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name JAY-Z, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and investor. He is best known for his album Reasonable Doubt.
147 Jack Johnson
He is such a nice person. He writes great songs and doesn't copy. His songs all sound different and he is constantly changing his style. He should be AT LEAST in the top 10!
148 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!
149 Zacky Vengeance
Zachary James Baker, better known by his stage name Zacky Vengeance, is an American musician, best known as the rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist, and founding member for the American heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold. Zacky V. also owns a small clothing company, Vengeance University.
150 Elliott Smith
152 Miley Cyrus
Miley Ray Cyrus is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Miley Cyrus's voice is contralto. She became a teen idol starring as the character Miley Stewart in the Disney Channel television series Hannah Montana in 2006. Her father Billy Ray Cyrus also starred in the show.
What do her looks have to do with how good a musician she is? I'm not nuts about her either, but let's at least stick to the subject of what we're voting on here.
She shouldn't be here. Her music isn't that great and she's been looking so desperate lately, it's embarrassing!
She's too much porn
153 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
154 Bun E. Carlos
Admit it, you just like the name...
155 Dave Dobbyn
156 B.B. King
Riley B. "B.B." King was an American blues singer, electric guitarist, songwriter, and record producer. V 1 Comment
157 James Cotton
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.
159 Johnny Ramone
John William Cummings, better known by his stage name Johnny Ramone, was an American guitarist and songwriter, best known for being the guitarist for the punk rock band the Ramones.
160 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.