Top Ten Male Hard Rock Vocalists


The Top Ten

1 Axl Rose (Guns N' Roses) Axl Rose (Guns N' Roses) William Bruce Rose Jr., better known as 'Axl Rose', is an American singer born on February 6, 1962, in Lafayette, Indiana. He Is the founder and lead singer of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses. He is a celebrated but controversial figure in the world of rock.

Axl Rose's singing is like he's been gargling shards of broken glass in his throat. Paul Rodgers blows this wannabe away completely!

He should be 2nd after Brian Johnson. - masonkv

He is the ayotollah of rock and cool

best ever

2 Freddie Mercury Freddie Mercury Freddie Mercury (5th September 1946 - 24th November 1991) was a Tanzanian-born British singer with Persian ancestry, songwriter and record producer, known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the British rock band Queen. He also became known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave vocal range. more.

Not only was he one of the greatest hard rock vocalists of all time, but he had the flexibility and vocal ability to sign pretty much any genre of music

Freddie is the best.

Freddie Forever - tobeykrueger

Freddie is the greatest in any genre.

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3 Brian Johnson (AC/DC) Brian Johnson (AC/DC) Brian Johnson is an English singer and songwriter. Since 1980, he is the lead singer of the Australian rock band AC/DC, with whom he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003. As of April 2016, Johnson is not participating in the remainder of the Rock or Bust World Tour due to hearing more.

He is th best ever

It's AC/DC. - masonkv

4 Adam Gontier (Three Days Grace) Adam Gontier (Three Days Grace) Adam Wade Gontier is a Canadian musician and songwriter. He is the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter for Saint Asonia, but is best known as the former lead singer, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter of the Canadian rock band Three Days Grace.
5 Chris Cornell (Soundgarden) Chris Cornell (Soundgarden) Chris Cornell was an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as former lead vocalist and songwriter for the supergroup Audioslave. He died on May 17, 2017.

Listen to Badmotorfinger/Ultramega Ok. ladies and gents.

6 Ozzy Osbourne (Black Sabbath)

He was just crazy enough. One day he was going to preform for a record deal, and when his wife was still talking to the people, before he was supposed to come in, he comes in and lets doves out of his pocket. Then a dove was on the floor, and he grabbed it and bit the dove's head off. There was blood coming from his mouth and everything. - masonkv

He is absolute one of the best ever

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7 Ian Astbury (The Cult)
8 Myles Kennedy (Alter Bridge) Myles Kennedy (Alter Bridge) Myles Richard Kennedy is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Alter Bridge, and as the lead vocalist in Slash's current band: Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators.
9 Ronnie James Dio Ronnie James Dio Ronnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona; July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010) was an American heavy metal singer, songwriter and musician. He fronted and/or founded numerous groups including Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio and Heaven & Hell. He is credited with popularizing the "metal horns" hand gesture more.

He was a man that who can easily manage his own bands

How is dio at 14 he should be at least 4

10 Glen Hughes

The Contenders

11 Paul Rodgers Paul Rodgers Paul Bernard Rodgers is an English singer, songwriter and musician, best known for his success in the 1960s and 1970s as vocalist of Free and Bad Company.
12 Hansi Kursch (Blind Guardian) Hansi Kursch (Blind Guardian) Hansi Kürsch, born Hans Jürgen Kürsch, is the lead singer, lyricist, co-composer and bassist for German power metal band Blind Guardian . Heavily influenced by Freddie Mercury, he creates a huge choir effect by overdubbing his own voice multiple times in complex, overlapping vocal harmonies. He records more.

He's a vocal god. - Metal_Treasure

13 David Byron David Byron David Garrick, better known by his stage name David Byron, was a British singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist with the rock band Uriah Heep in the early 1970s.
14 Michael Kiske (Helloween) Michael Kiske (Helloween) Michael Kiske is a singer best known as the former lead vocalist for the German power metal band Helloween.

This guy should be at least in the top 3. - Metal_Treasure

15 Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden) Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden) Paul Bruce Dickinson, known professionally as Bruce Dickinson, is an English musician, airline pilot, and broadcaster. He is most well known for being the lead singer in heavy metal band Iron Maiden and his solo career.

Golden heavy metall vocalist

16 Paul Di'Anno Paul Di'Anno Paul Andrews better known as Paul Di'Anno, is an English singer best known as the first vocalist to record with heavy metal band Iron Maiden, from 1978 to 1981.
17 Andrew Stockdale (Wolfmother) Andrew Stockdale (Wolfmother) Andrew James Stockdale is an Australian rock musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist, lead guitarist and only mainstay member of the rock band Wolfmother, which formed in 2000. In 2007, alongside his Wolfmother bandmates, he won 'Songwriter of the Year' at the APRA Awards.
18 James Hetfield (Metallica) James Hetfield (Metallica) James Alan Hetfield was born on August 3, 1963. He is an American musician, singer and songwriter known for being the co-founder, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter for the American heavy metal band Metallica.

He is the best! Love is voice!

19 Matt Barlow (Iced Earth) Matt Barlow (Iced Earth) Matthew 'Matt' Barlow is an American heavy metal singer and police officer. He was the lead singer for Iced Earth in the 1990s and 2000s. He is currently the lead singer for Ashes of Ares. After the September 11 terrorist attacks Matt Barlow decided to become a police officer and contribute to the "real more.
20 Marc Martel

This guy sounds and looks just like Freddie Mercury. I'm serious and don't exaggerate. Check this out (copy and paste): Queen Extravaganza on American Idol - Somebody to Love (HD) - Metal_Treasure

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Top Remixes (6)

1. Freddie Mercury
2. Hansi Kursch (Blind Guardian)
3. Michael Kiske (Helloween)
1. Roger Daltrey
2. Paul Stanley
3. Axl Rose (Guns N' Roses)
1. Brian Johnson (AC/DC)
2. James Hetfield (Metallica)
3. Ozzy Osbourne (Black Sabbath)

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