Top Ten Music Artists that are the Best of Their Genre

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81 The Bee Gees (Disco)
82 Frank Zappa (Experimental Rock) Frank Zappa (Experimental Rock) Frank Vincent Zappa was an American musician, songwriter, composer, record producer, actor and filmmaker.
83 Poison (Glam Metal) Poison (Glam Metal) Poison is an American hair/glam metal band that achieved great commercial success in the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s.
84 Black Flag (Hardcore Punk) Black Flag (Hardcore Punk) Black Flag was an American punk rock band formed in 1976 in Hermosa Beach, California. Initially called Panic, the band was established by Greg Ginn, the guitarist, primary songwriter, and sole continuous member through multiple personnel changes in the band. They are widely considered to be one of more.
85 Sublime (Reggae Rock) Sublime (Reggae Rock) 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.
86 Madonna (Dance-Pop) V 1 Comment
87 Weird Al Yankovic (Comedy) Weird Al Yankovic (Comedy) Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic is an American singer, songwriter, parodist, record producer, satirist, actor, voice actor, music video director, film producer, and author. V 1 Comment
88 Tenacious D (Comedy Rock) Tenacious D (Comedy Rock) Tenacious D is an American comedy rock duo that was formed in Los Angeles, California in 1994. Composed of lead vocalist and guitarist Jack Black and lead guitarist and vocalist Kyle Gass, the band has released three albums – Tenacious D, The Pick of Destiny and Rize of the Fenix.
89 The Jimi Hendrix Experience (Psychedelic Rock) The Jimi Hendrix Experience (Psychedelic Rock) The Jimi Hendrix Experience was an English-American rock band that formed in Westminster, London, in September 1966. Composed of singer, songwriter, and guitarist Jimi Hendrix, bassist and backing vocalist Noel Redding, and drummer Mitch Mitchell, the band was active until June 1969. During this time more.
90 Tool (Alternative Metal) Tool (Alternative Metal) Tool is an American progressive metal/alternative metal band, that was formed in 1990. more.
91 Duke Ellington (Jazz) Duke Ellington (Jazz) Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington was an American composer, pianist, and bandleader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 until his death in a career spanning over fifty years.
92 David Bowie (Blue Eyed Soul) David Bowie (Blue Eyed Soul) David Robert Jones was born in London on January 8, 1947, the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He died in New York on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69, a hero to millions. more.

Lol I don't know what that means I just looked up David Bowie genres because I don't know much music stuff and I like David Bowie

93 Zedd (EDM-Pop)
94 Primus (Funk Metal) Primus (Funk Metal) Primus is an American rock band based in San Francisco, California, currently composed of bassist Les Claypool, guitarist Larry LaLonde and drummer Tim Alexander. Les Claypool is regarded as one of the best bassists of all time for his slap-bass ability in notable songs like "My Name Is Mud", "The Toys more.
95 Black Sabbath (Classic Heavy Metal) Black Sabbath (Classic Heavy Metal) Black Sabbath are a Heavy Metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1968 by guitarist and songwriter Tony Iommi, Singer Ozzy Osbourne, Bassist and Main Lyricist Geezer Butler and Drummer Bill Ward . The band got into mainstream after improving after their debut album got negative feedback . In 1978, more.
96 Sarah Brightman (Female Classical Crossover) Sarah Brightman (Female Classical Crossover)
97 Andrea Bocelli (Male Classical Crossover) Andrea Bocelli (Male Classical Crossover) Andrea Bocelli, OMRI, OMDSM is an Italian classical crossover tenor, recording artist, and singer-songwriter. Born with poor eyesight, he became permanently blind at the age of 12 following a football accident.
98 Paramore (Emo Rock) Paramore (Emo Rock) 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.

Good band but they aren't emo

99 Ramones (Classic Punk Rock) Ramones (Classic Punk Rock) The Ramones were an American punk rock band that formed in the New York City neighborhood of Forest Hills, Queens, in 1974. They are often cited as the first band to define the punk rock sound.

They are the best punk rock band.Billie Joe Armstrong can't even play guitar riffs as half speed as Johnny.And Jason White can't play lead guitar like Johnny.Tre may be greater than Marky or Tommy Richie but Dee Dee ramone is faster and better than Mike Dirnt.They created punk and defined punk.And their lyrics is also great.PUNK rock doesn't mean it has to be fill with PROFANITY.And about voice I think Joey is also a great singer, - zxm

100 Cher (Pop) Cher (Pop) Cher is an American singer and actress. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in numerous areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety of styles and appearances during her five-decade-long more.
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