Greatest Rock Voices

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121 Jack Black Jack Black Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black is an American actor, singer, musician and comedian. His acting career has been extensive, starring primarily in comedy films. Black is the lead vocalist of the comedic rock group Tenacious D, which he formed in 1994 with friend Kyle Gass. They have released the albums Tenacious ...read more.

Wonderful voice! Just heard him on Rock, Pop, & Doo Wop on PBS - at 72, he still has it! Wow! Great voice, great breath control, great falsetto!

Tenacious D, best band ever, Jbbles best singer ever, simple as that

122 Rik Emmett

While I agree with a lot on this "list". I don't agree that Rik Emmett should be 64 on this list. He has a lot more range and vocal quality than a lot on this list. His voice suits all styles of music (rock, metal, jazz, blues). Although older now, he can still wail. Plus he's a guitar god.

Not only an amazing vocalist, but also one of the most versatile guitarists on the planet. Give it up people, if you haven't heard triumph check them out! Best live performance I've ever heard.

Lead vocalist and guitarist in a power trio. What more needs to be said! Just watch some of the live clips from the 1983 US Festival and see a true master in action.

Great range, he can singing anything from, jazz, blues, melodic stuff as well as kick ass Rock and Roll

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123 Richie Sambora Richie Sambora Richard Stephen "Richie" Sambora is an American rock guitarist, producer, singer and songwriter who was the lead guitarist of the rock band Bon Jovi for 30 years.

His bluesy voice will send shivers to your spine. Not only he is an outstanding guitar player, but he's also a very talented songwriter; any of his songs feels like a whole different story.

Love his voice, his amazing talent on guitar and how incredibly sexy he is.

Richie's solo album are both AMAZING, great singer with great voice and feelings in what he does, the one and only just as Jon Bon Jovi...

He is very underrated. He sings with a lot of emotion. He brings the music to life.

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124 James LaBrie James LaBrie Kevin James LaBrie is a Canadian vocalist and songwriter, who is best known as the lead singer of the American progressive metal band Dream Theater.

I was amazed to see he wasnt here! what is wrong with you people! - thunder2221

96th! Is not possible to have James here!

125 Tom Petty Tom Petty Thomas Earl "Tom" Petty is an American musician, singer, songwriter, multi instrumentalist and record producer.
126 Syd Barrett Syd Barrett Roger Keith Barrett was an English musician, composer, singer, songwriter, and painter. Best known as a founder member of the band Pink Floyd, Barrett was the lead singer, guitarist and principal songwriter in its early years and is credited with naming the band.

Dud had a good voice, he is so love on the list because no one heard it.

127 Richard Manuel Richard Manuel Richard George Manuel was a Canadian composer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the pianist, regular lead singer, and occasional drummer of The Band.

Way more people need to listen to The Band. Richard Manuel has the richest, most textured voice I have ever heard. It's so full of emotion and power. He's like a white Ray Charles. Listen to Tears of Rage or King Harvest (Will Surely Come) and you will know what I mean. -

128 Matthew Bellamy Matthew Bellamy Matthew James "Matt" Bellamy is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and compose most famous for being the main vocalist in alternative rock band Muse.

He is so under known he should be number one

I can't believe he is so low in this list...

129 Geoff Tate Geoff Tate Geoff Tate is a German-born American singer and musician who rose to fame in the 1980s with the progressive metal band Queensrÿche.

ARE you KIDDING ME 138th... GEOFF AND QUEENSRYCHE WHEN THEY WERE QUEENSRYCHE W/CHRIS WERE THE BEST. 138th PLEASE. DEMAND A RE-COUNT. GEOFF you WERE THE BEST.

Geoff Tate is by far the best! He deserves to be in the top ten for damn sure! He is unbelievably as insanely amazing!

The best vocalist rock has ever seen bar none. Nobody else can hit the notes Geoff Tate could hit at his peak.

Seriously? 116? Listen to the range of his voice on Take Hold of the Flame! He blows a lot of these guys away. Listen to Queensrych's early stuff. This guy is right up there with Axl Rose.

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130 Sinead O'Connor Sinead O'Connor Sinéad Marie Bernadette O’Connor is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album The Lion and the Cobra.
131 Johnny Cash Johnny Cash John R. "Johnny" Cash (1932-2003) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author, who was widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century and one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 90 million records worldwide. He died of ...read more.
132 Michael Hutchinson
133 Aaron Lewis Aaron Lewis Aaron Lewis is an American musician, who is the lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist, and founding member of the rock group Staind, with whom he has released seven studio albums.

I like Staind, and of course Aaron s voice because is so powerful and full of emotion.

134 Miyavi Miyavi
135 Toshimitsu Deyama

He has one of the best rock voices I have ever heard, he can sing almost all types of music beautifully! He needs to at least be in the top ten! He is the singer of X Japan the most popular Asian band in the world! They won an award for best international artist in the world overall other foreign bands! And one more thing is that when he sings he has an amazing ability to have the person feel the emotion, the story and what its meaning is when he sings! You will truly be blown away by their music all of the band members are amazing musicians, beyond expert!
Layla Owens! ~

136 Rick James Rick James

Can sing a ballad, Funk, rock and even punk! Smooth and polished classic voice.

137 Noddy Holder

Nod the God, never needed a mic, such a powerful voice, saw them 13 times, Best was Monmore Green circa 1979. Kept shouting £Keep it Rollin" then took a step away from the mic, he was the back of the stage and you could still hear him. Powerful as hell.

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138 Taka (One Ok Rock)
139 Nico Nico Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988), better known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer-songwriter, lyricist, composer, musician, fashion model, and actress who became famous as a "Warhol superstar" in the 1960s. ...read more.
140 Elvis Costello
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