Greatest Rock Voices

The Contenders: Page 9

161 Blackie Lawless - W.A.S.P.
162 Jay Black

Jay Black had an enormous hit with Cara Mia when he was 25 years old. It had the highest notes ever written for a popular song. There are YouTube videos of him singing that same song 50 years later. And he gets every note right. A tremendously powerful and versatile voice.

People seem to be forgetting a lot of rock's early big voices on this list.

163 Bob Seger Bob Seger Robert Clark "Bob" Seger is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist, he performed and recorded as Bob Seger and the Last Heard and Bob Seger System throughout the 1960s.

Listen to the oldies, Like the classic Live album, Live Bullet - does not get enough respect!

164 Chris Jericho Chris Jericho Christopher Keith Irvine, better known by the ring name Chris Jericho, is a Canadian-American professional wrestler, musician, media personality, actor, author, and businessman, currently signed to WWE.
165 Joe Elliott

I went to see definitely leppard live and it blew my mind! He is awesome.

166 Joey Tempest Joey Tempest Rolf Magnus Joakim Larsson, better known as Joey Tempest, is a Swedish singer, lead singer, and main songwriter of the rock band Europe.

Are you kidding me? Tempest as a singer kicks the ass of 95% of the people on this list. Just listen to Europe's on the loose.

He should be ever bit as highly rated on this list as Jon Bon Jovi

167 Marq Torien - Bulletboys

Put this guy in a better band and he'd be in the top 10

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168 Roger Taylor Roger Taylor Roger Meddows Taylor is an English musician , multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter born on April 26th,1960 in Kings Lynn, Norfolk. He was the drummer of the band Queen and wrote few of many hits such as including Under Pressure, A Kind Of Magic and Radio Ga Ga. Despite being well known in Queen more. V 1 Comment
169 Don Henley Don Henley Donald Hugh "Don" Henley is an American singer-songwriter, producer, and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career.
170 Billy Corgan Billy Corgan William Patrick "Billy" Corgan Jr. is an American musician, songwriter, producer, television writer, poet, and professional wrestling promoter best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and sole permanent member of The Smashing Pumpkins.

223?!?! What?!?! Billy deserves to be in the top 10 at least! - CristhianR

171 Chad Kroeger Chad Kroeger Chad Robert Kroeger is a Canadian musician and producer, best known as the lead vocalist and guitarist for the Canadian rock band, Nickelback.

The front man from the Nickelback, I just like it


The best voice in the last 15 years! Chad, YOUR GREAT! ROCK IT!

The best weeder voice haha ♡

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172 M. Shadows M. Shadows Matthew Charles Sanders, better known by his stage name M. Shadows, is an American musician, best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter and founding member of the American heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold.

Matt shadow have a voice -. - Anyone could not do like him. He must be the greatest male vocalist/singer of all time. Try to hear DEAR GOD closely, and his voice too. What a sharp note and pitch. You're damn awesome matt!

He's voice is so darn unique and his range is just so incredible. Dang. To think that it had went under a knife and had one of his vocal blood vessels removed. I'M CRAZILY ADDICTED TO HIS SINGING!

man its crazy seeing how poorly people vote. m shadows is amazing and nothing less. - somepeoplesuckatvoting

Definitely worthy of the list a great range of vocals and styles

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173 Lou Gramm Lou Gramm Lou Gramm is an American rock vocalist, and songwriter, best known for being the original lead singer for the British-American rock band Foreigner.

Lou Gramm's amazing voice made Foreigner. Who else can sing those high notes on Jukebox Hero? He was able to scream, but have a consistant high note underneath that, providing that electrifying, powerful rock sound, but in an unmatched melodic way. That's why no one, including Foreigners's new singer, can sing his songs in the same key and octave, the man's range was simply too incredible. Easily right up there with Plant and Daltrey in my book.

#65 Really? This man has the finest voice in rock history, edging even Steve Perry. His range and voice is egual to Perry's with an added abrasive coating. He has more soul and feeling in his pipes. You feel that he is actually living the story of the pain/joy that he is singing about. Health has not been kind to his voice but when comparing his prime to anyone else, he wins hands down.

Pound for pound the most electric exciting voice I've heard. Incredible power, range, and emotion with a voice as clear as a bell and cuts like a sword. Absolutely thrilling. Lou and Steve Perry would be right there at the top!

I would consider Lou Gramm to be one of top 10 lead vocalists to have ever lived. Just my thoughts. and what makes Lou's sound so great is that he has a tenor voice, but he always sings right at the top of his range, which adds a very tough element to his singing.

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174 Matt Bellamy Matt 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.

Why is this Rock God in the top 10!? Listening to his vocal range is just amazing! He will blow you away with his lyrics and feelings. And some people say his live performances are better than weddings...

His voice is completely filled with emotions and feeling which makes their song so much awesome, not only should he be one top ten he should top the list, MUSE JUST ROCKS!

All I can say that his voice is amazing, beautiful, and unique, he is also one of the best live singers ever, no lip-sync at all.

Muse is just amazing.Matt Bellamy' s voice is impressive his vocal range is unbelieveable especially in the song "Supremacy"

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175 Chester Bennington Chester Bennington Chester Charles Bennington (March 20th, 1976 - July 20th, 2017) was an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor, best known for being the lead singer of Linkin Park. He also has a few side projects like Julien K and Dead By Sunrise. He committed suicide in 2017 due to depression.

Chester Bennington is the best rock singer of all time. He can scream so well that people can understand what he's saying, and he can also put so much emotion into his voice that you want to either start crying or start a riot. This man is one of the few people I truly admire, and I pray to whatever deity is out there that he has a long, rich, happy life.

For his work, listen to Linkin Park. He's the higher pitched voice.

Chester is the greatest voice ever. Axl sucks, Axl is should be off the list. Chester is number 1, he is screams the "17 SECONDS! ". Yes, this is real,17 SECONDS FROM THE Linkin Park SONG "GIVEN UP"!

Love you Chazz... Chester Bennington FOREVER! Linkin Park rules!

He is the best. No one comes close to Chester because he is so versatile and because he can scream and sing and go back and forth with ease. The best

How is he so far down this list?! Unbelievable, should be in the Top 10 at least. Best rock vocalist who sung with feeling and emotion and made me love rock music. Thank you Chester

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176 Dennis DeYoung

The most glaring omission on this list is the former Styx lead singer. Unbelievable voice rivaling Steve Perry in his era.

Should be much higher! Most distinctive voice! His voice led Styx and has been in front on 8 top 10 hits

177 Marilyn Manson Marilyn Manson Brian Hugh Warner, better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American musician, songwriter, actor, painter, multimedia artist, author, and former music journalist.
178 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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179 Eric Clapton Eric Clapton Eric Patrick Clapton is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and Cream. He has also been a member of Derek and the Dominos.
180 Jim Dandy

Great live show, very powerful vocals. Something to remember, that's for certain!

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