Most Influential Music Artists Ever


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141 The Monkees
142 Kasabian Kasabian Kasabian are an English rock band formed in Leicester in 1997. The band's original members consisted of vocalist Tom Meighan, guitarist and vocalist Sergio Pizzorno, guitarist Chris Karloff, and bassist Chris Edwards.
143 The Verve The Verve The Verve were an English rock band formed in Wigan in 1990 by lead vocalist Richard Ashcroft, guitarist Nick McCabe, bass guitarist Simon Jones and drummer Peter Salisbury. Guitarist and keyboard player Simon Tong became a member at a later date.
144 Pet Shop Boys V 1 Comment
145 Willie Nelson Willie Nelson

Should be top 20. The way he bucked the country music and changed it into something of his own. His influential sound and lyrics are so recognizable.

146 Tina Turner Tina Turner Tina Turner, née Anna Mae Bullock, is a singer, dancer, actress and author, whose career has spanned more than half a century, earning her widespread recognition and numerous awards.
147 Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel are a pop rock band from Magdeburg, Germany, consisting of Bill Kaulitz (singer), Tom Kaulitz (guitar), Gustav Schäfer (drums) and Georg Listing (keyboards, bass) that formed in 2001. more.
148 Paramore Paramore Paramore is an American rock band from Franklin, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band currently consists of lead vocalist Hayley Williams and guitarist Taylor York.
149 Panic! at the Disco Panic! at the Disco Panic! at the Disco is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 and featuring the current lineup of vocalist Brendon Urie, accompanied on tour by bassist Dallon Weekes, guitarist Kenneth Harris, and drummer Dan Pawlovich.

Simply just amazing.

150 Marilyn Manson

I love his music and also love watching his interviews. He's talented, funny and intelligent. He sure pushed the boundaries.

Why is he so low on the list? Marilyn Manson
practically pioneered a new genre.

151 Take That Take That Take That are an English pop group from Manchester, formed in 1989. The group currently consists of Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, and Mark Owen.
152 Run-D.M.C. Run-D.M.C. Run-DMC was an American pioneering hip hop group consisting of Run, DMC, and Jam Master Jay. They were formed in 1981 and disbanded in 2002 after Jam Master Jay was murdered.
153 John Foxx
154 KC and The Sunshine Band

How can this band be so low on the list. One of the founding artists of disco they helped introduce a whole musical genre on the world. by the way I'm a hard rock/music lover.

155 Dexys Midnight Runners V 1 Comment
156 Lionel Richie Lionel Richie
157 Jennifer Rush
158 Jimmie Rodgers

The singing brakeman! He made the country genre what it is today! Well, what it was YESTERDAY. Cause today country's, you know... Ech. - higgsboson2142

159 Scott Joplin

Should be top 10 as the creator of Ragtime, at the time the most cutting edge combination between African and European music traditions which enables all modern music genres and singers we liten today.

160 Fehlfarben
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