Greatest Singer/Lead Guitarists Ever

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41 Matt Tuck (Bullet for My Valentine)

Some of the greatest rhythm playing I've ever seen. rapid fast downpicking and some his parts seem nearly impossible to play and sing yet he does it with ease.

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42 John Frusciante John Frusciante John Anthony Frusciante is an American guitarist, singer, producer and composer.He is best known for his time with the Funk Rock California based band the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

Yes a very Underrated artist here. Rhcp became lame after his departing. Check out his solos albums. Awesome. Sings good too. John is better without rhcp.

43 Hughie Thompsson (Outlaws)

"Hughie Thomasson". His lead guitar was was good. His voice is also very good. - zxm

44 Malcolm Young (AC/DC) V 1 Comment
45 Claudio Sanchez (Coheed & Cambria)

The complexity of both the things he plays on guitar as well as his vocals is sometimes out of this world... Should be much higher!

Go see him live and you will agree

46 Motoyuki Otsuka
47 Eddie Vedder Eddie Vedder Eddie Vedder is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as a member of the rock band Pearl Jam, with whom he performs lead vocals and is one of three guitarists.
48 Brad Paisley

Perfect mix of country and rock. Regardless of whether you like country music, listen to his solos and instrumentals and tell me you're not wowed (I recommend 'Nervous Breakdown').

49 St. Vincent St. Vincent Anne Erin "Annie" Clark, better known by her stage name St. Vincent, is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. V 1 Comment
50 Ichiro Takigawa
51 Ken Kitamura
52 Angus Young (AC/DC) Angus Young (AC/DC) Angus McKinnon Young is an Australian guitarist of Scottish origin, best known as the co-founder, lead guitarist, songwriter and sole constant member of the Australian hard rock band AC/DC. V 3 Comments
53 Ray Toro (My Chemical Romance) Ray Toro (My Chemical Romance) Raymond "Ray" Toro is an American musician who served as lead guitarist and backing vocalist of the band My Chemical Romance until their split in 2013.
54 Johnny Cash Johnny Cash John R. "Johnny" Cash 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.

Country music usually have rhythm guitar only. But yes, Johnny Cash is a good singer. - zxm

Not really a lead guitarist, but whatever.

55 Joan Jett (Joan Jett and the Blackhearts)

Joan jett and Michael j fox in the movie light of day was awesome

56 Maynard James Keenan Maynard James Keenan Maynard James Keenan, often referred to by his initials MJK, is an American musician, record producer, winemaker, and actor, best known as the vocalist for Grammy Award-winning progressive metal band Tool.

You should see him live playing guitar with tool. He is awesome! He is so underrated metal guitarist, he should be a very appreciated metal guitarist

57 Marko Saaresto (Poets of the Fall)

He got such a wonderful melodious... I feel he is a strong contender in this Top tens list... Marko's a superb singer... Amazing voice qualityy..! :D

58 Diblo Dibala

The wizard lead guitarist of all time

59 Sammy Hagar Sammy Hagar Samuel Roy "Sammy" Hagar, also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician and entrepreneur.

Montrose, Solo, Van Halen, Solo, Chickenfoot, Solo enough said

Sings better than most vocalists, and can hang with the greatest guitarists.

60 Synyster Gates Synyster Gates Brian Elwin Haner, Jr., better known by his stage name Synyster Gates or simply Syn, is an American musician, best known for being the lead guitarist and backing vocalist of the band Avenged Sevenfold.

He's the best guitarist for me... he's awesome playing the video afterlife..

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