Top Ten Music Artists that are the Best of Their Genre

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41 Linkin Park (Rap-Rock)

The best at what they do

Linkin Park? Lol they're ass, they're not the best at anything. Except for bukkakes maybe.

42 Deep Purple (Metal) Deep Purple (Metal) Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in 1968. They are considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock, although their musical approach changed over the years. Originally formed as a progressive rock band, the band shifted to a heavier sound in 1970. Deep Purple, ...read more.
43 Miles Davis (Jazz) Miles Davis (Jazz)

He definitely is! Been listening to him a lot lately. - Britgirl

44 Cream (Blues Rock) Cream (Blues Rock) Cream were a 1960s British rock supergroup power trio consisting of bassist/singer Jack Bruce, drummer Ginger Baker, and guitarist/singer Eric Clapton.

What about the rolling stones? - RecklessGreed

I think they are the best - zxm

45 Marvin Gaye (Soul) Marvin Gaye (Soul) Marvin Gaye was an American singer, songwriter, and musician, and is regarded as one of the greatest singers of all time .

I prefer sam cooke - RecklessGreed

46 Fall Out Boy (Pop Punk) Fall Out Boy (Pop Punk) Fall Out Boy is an American pop rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley.

Fall Out Boy is one of the worst... things ever conceived. No way should they be on a "best" list for anything. Unless its best at sucking big time.

47 Judas Priest (Metal) Judas Priest (Metal) Judas Priest are a British heavy metal band formed in Birmingham, England, in 1969. The band has sold over 45 million albums to date. They received a lot of popularity due to their big hits Breaking The Law, You've Got Another Thing Comin', and Living after Midnight which were played on the radio a ...read more.
48 Megadeth (Thrash Metal) Megadeth (Thrash Metal) Megadeth is an American thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. The group was formed in 1983 by guitarist Dave Mustaine and bassist David Ellefson, shortly after Mustaine's dismissal from Metallica. They have released 15 studio albums, and their biggest hits are Symphony of Destruction, Holy ...read more.
49 The Beach Boys (Surf Music) The Beach Boys (Surf Music) The Beach Boys are an American pop rock band formed in Hawthorne, California in 1961. The group's original lineup consisted of brothers Brian, Dennis, and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love, and their friend Al Jardine.

Listening to the beach boys always reminds me of summer and makes me happy - Ajkloth

50 Chuck Berry (Rock N' Roll) Chuck Berry (Rock N' Roll) Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. He died on 18 March 2017.

Chuck Berry is better than Elvis - 445956

51 Deep Purple (Hard Rock) Deep Purple (Hard Rock) Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in 1968. They are considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock, although their musical approach changed over the years. Originally formed as a progressive rock band, the band shifted to a heavier sound in 1970. Deep Purple, ...read more.
52 Radiohead (Alt) Radiohead (Alt) Radiohead are an English rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, formed in 1985. The band consists of Thom Yorke (lead vocals, guitar, piano, keyboards), Jonny Greenwood (lead guitar, keyboards, other instruments), Colin Greenwoood (bass guitar), Phil Selway (drums), and Ed O'Brien (guitar).
53 Owl City (Electronic Pop) Owl City (Electronic Pop) Owl City is an American Synthpop/Electronica project created in 2007 in Owatonna, Minnesota; it is the most successful of several projects by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Adam Young.
54 Linkin Park (Nu Metal) Linkin Park (Nu Metal) Linkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members include Chester Bennington (vocals), Mike Shinoda (rapping vocals, pianist), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture ...read more.

Easily one of my favorites

55 Loscil (Ambient)
56 Enrico Caruso (Male Opera) Enrico Caruso (Male Opera) V 1 Comment
57 Maria Callas (Female Opera) Maria Callas (Female Opera) Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI, was a Greek-American soprano, and one of the most renowned and influential opera singers of the 20th century. Many critics praised her bel canto technique, wide-ranging voice and dramatic interpretations.
58 Sublime (Ska Punk) Sublime (Ska Punk) Sublime was an American ska punk band from Long Beach, California, formed in 1988. The band's line-up, unchanged until their breakup, consisted of Bradley Nowell, Eric Wilson and Bud Gaugh.
59 Foo Fighters (Post-Grunge) V 1 Comment
60 The Police (New Wave) The Police (New Wave) The Police were an English rock band formed in London in 1977. For the majority of their history, the band consisted of Sting, Andy Summers and Stewart Copeland. They are most known for their songs "Message In A Bottle", "Don't Stand So Close To Me", "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic", "Roxanne", ...read more.
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