Best Music Debates Ever

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1 Who is the better singer, Elvis Presley or Michael Jackson Who is the better singer, Elvis Presley or Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson. - Luckys

Michael jackson

Elvis is better

Elvis Presley is better

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2 Which song is the best ever, Bohemian Rhapsody or Stairway to Heaven Which song is the best ever, Bohemian Rhapsody or  Stairway to Heaven

Both are good, Stairway tells a story and is very iconic (and no they did not steal it, it is confirmed) and its one of my favourite songs, along with one of the greatest guitar solos. But I prefer Bohemian Rhapsody because it is nothing like other music made in those days, it is unique and fun to sing along ith.

Bohemian Rhapsody. - Luckys

Bohemian Rhapsody - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Both of them are overrrated - Joeljohns249

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3 Who is the better singer, Freddie Mercury or Robert Plant

Freddie is better. - Userguy44

Freddie of course - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Freddie Mercury - ElSherlock

Freddie Mercury. - Misfire

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4 Which is the better metal band, Metallica or Megadeth Which is the better metal band, Metallica or Megadeth

I prefer Metallica - Userguy44

Between these two,Metallica. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

I'll go with Metallica. Megadeth is a great thrash band, but Metallica did stuff other than thrash well, just not as good as they did thrash. Plus, Metallica caused Megadeth to be created. - Skullkid755

I'd tie them. Both went downhill but in their early days produced substantial material. - IronSabbathPriest

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5 Which is the better metal band, Metallica or Iron Maiden Which is the better metal band, Metallica or Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden. - Userguy44

Iron Maiden! - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Metallica went downhill in the 90s and haven't really gotten back up. Iron Maiden had Blaze Bailey for a while but even then they produced some of their best live songs such as Sign of the Cross and The Clansman. Check out the Rock in Rio live versions of both of those songs. They will blow your mind. The studio versions are good too.
Maiden's band members also have better and more likeable personalities. - IronSabbathPriest

Metallica, guys. Metallica. Though Iron Maiden are also good. - RiverClanRocks

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6 Who is the better guitarist, Jimmy Page or Ritchie Blackmore

Ritchie Blackmore. A much more interesting player. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Ritchie Blackmore is more skilled - Userguy44

Ritchie Blackmore - ElSherlock

Ritchie Blackmore. Page is extremely overrated. - Metal_Treasure

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7 Who is the better guitarist, Jimmy Page or Eric Clapton Who is the better guitarist, Jimmy Page or Eric Clapton

This is a hairy one, and depends entirely on personal taste. Think, however, Page has recorded more celestial moments than Clapton.

Jimmy Page by far bro - 2234

Guys that's why I have made this list. All of them/these are very famous and almost close to their competitors.

These are ongoing debates

Anyway I prefer Page over Clapton.He could play more genres of rock than Clapton.He also created some hard-core guitar riffs and solos which led hard-rock to heavy metal. - zxm

Page - BeatlesFan1964

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8 Who is better, Led Zeppelin or The Rolling Stones Who is better, Led Zeppelin or The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones - Userguy44

The Rolling Stones - catwalk

I like Led Zeppelin more

but stones are also awesome - zxm

Zeppelin - BeatlesFan1964

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9 Who is the better singer, Freddie Mercury or Elvis Presley Who is the better singer, Freddie Mercury or Elvis Presley

Freddie Mercury again - ElSherlock

Freddie Mercury. - Misfire

Freddie again. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Freddie.

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10 Who invented heavy metal, Black Sabbath or Deep Purple

Deep Purple and what Metal_Treasure said. - Userguy44

Deep Purple - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Deep Purple. Black Sabbath played heavy blues rock in the 70s (confirmed by Tony Iommi himself) but metal has nothing to do with blues. Heavy metal and heavy blues rock are stylistically different - metal uses classical scales and not blues scales. For the same reason Led Zep have never been a metal band - they were also blues inspired. So Deep Purple is the answer - they had classically inspired songs. - Metal_Treasure

I wish if someone added Led Zeppelin with it - zxm

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The Contenders

11 Who is better the hard rock vocalist, Bon Scott or Brian Johnson Who is better the hard rock vocalist, Bon Scott or  Brian Johnson

Brian is more energetic - zxm

Brian Johnson - catwalk

Bon Scott - BeatlesFan1964

12 Who's better screamer, Ian Gillan or Rob Halford

Ian Gillan. - Userguy44

I can't choose, both are awesome but Gillan started it all, especially in metal singing so Halford himself was influenced by Gillan. Gillan also was Bruce Dickinson's vocal idol. - Metal_Treasure

Halford, close though. - BeatlesFan1964

Ian Gillan - catwalk

13 Who is the best singer of the Beatles, Paul McCartney or John Lennon Who is the best singer of the Beatles, Paul McCartney or John Lennon

Paul McCartney. - Misfire

McCartney's range once was mind-boggling, but Lennon's was much more distinctive, with qualities suited to several sub-genres.

Paul McCartney - catwalk

McCartney. - BeatlesFan1964

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14 Who's more talented, Rush or Led Zeppelin

Rush. - Userguy44

Led Zeppelin is a tighter band, however Rush is, overall, more talented. - BeatlesFan1964

Rush. - Metal_Treasure

Rush - catwalk

15 Who's the best vocalist, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey or Celine Dion

Personally I can only tolerate the first two. - truckturner

Whitney Houston. - Misfire

Of those choices, Whitney Houston easily takes the cake. - BeatlesFan1964

Whitney Houston - catwalk

16 Who was the best member of Guns N' Roses, Axl Rose vs Slash

I don't know. Slash? - Misfire

Slash. - Userguy44

Slash - ElSherlock

Those who like vocal more normally they choose Axl
And those who like guitar more they choose Slash

I like guitar but I think Axl is better (for me) - zxm

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17 Who is worse, Rebecca Black, Nicki Minaj, or Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber. - Luckys

Nicki Minaj. - Userguy44

Nicki Minaj - ElSherlock

Justin Bieber - catwalk

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18 Who is better rock vocalist, Mick Jagger or Robert Plant

Plant. - Userguy44

Robert Plant is a better singer, however, Mick Jagger has a more distinctive tone to his voice. - BeatlesFan1964

Plant has better vocal skills. - Metal_Treasure

Plant had a great voice, but his falsetto always sounded like a cartoon cat with its tail on fire.
Jagger's voice well-suited to the Stone's repertoire.

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1. Who is the better singer, Freddie Mercury or Robert Plant
2. Which is the better metal band, Metallica or Megadeth
3. Which song is the best ever, Bohemian Rhapsody or Stairway to Heaven
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1. Who is the better singer, Elvis Presley or Michael Jackson
2. Who is better, Led Zeppelin or The Rolling Stones
3. Who is the better guitarist, Jimmy Page or Eric Clapton
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