Greatest Music Heroes


The Top Ten

1 Elvis Presley Elvis Presley Elvis Presley was a American musician and actor. Known as "The King" He was mostly known for his number 1 singles including "Heartbreak Hotel" "Hound Dog" "Jailhouse Rock" "Love me Tender" Elvis debuted in the movie "Love me Tender" and focused less on his music and continued that way. more. V 2 Comments
2 John Lennon John Lennon John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. He was assassinated by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 at age 40.
3 Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, and songwriter born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana and passed away on June 25, 2009. He donated (at least) a remarkable 300,000,000 dollars to charity. Michael is also known as The King of Pop (a title given to him by Elizabeth Taylor) or under more.

Michael Jackson is THE BEST! He was so cute

I think he was black

4 Jimmy Page Jimmy Page James Patrick Page is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin.
5 Steve Perry Steve Perry Stephen Ray "Steve" Perry is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is known as the lead singer of the rock band Journey during their most commercially successful periods from 1977 to 1987 and again from 1995 to 1998.
6 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.

She sang river deep - mountain high, for pete's sake. Should definitely be number one

7 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.

Damn, I LOVE YOU man for putting the greatest at the top. You rock. But seriously, a lot are missing. Like... Jimmy Page and Robert Plant and all those great people. And where's James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, and the others?
Otherwise, I love that you put Freddie at the top. And also, thanks for spelling Freddie right. Many people get it wrong.

Really? Only 7th?

8 Brian Wilson Brian Wilson Brian Douglas Wilson is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer best known for being the multi-tasking leader and co-founder of the Beach Boys.
9 Lou Gramm Lou Gramm Lou Gramm is an American rock vocalist, and songwriter, best known for being the original lead singer for the British-American rock band Foreigner.

My opinion is he should be in the top ten

10 Vitas Vitas Vitaliy Vladasovich Grachov, known professionally as Vitas, is a Ukrainian singer and songwriter. He sings mainly in Russian. His music is often difficult to categorize, incorporating elements of techno, dance, classical, jazz, and folk music.

Hero? Yeah, Vitas is a hero. The boy, of the workers ' quarters set a goal, and came to this goal together with his beloved girl

Vitas is the hero of their clips. Vitas is natural and harmonious, Vitas has a special magnetism

Vitas is a great mystery and he is a thief of hearts!

Vitas has a unique voice. He came to give this song...

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The Contenders

11 Rhydian Rhydian Rhydian James Roberts, known as Rhydian, is a classically trained Welsh baritone singer, musical theatre actor and television presenter.
12 Jared Leto Jared Leto


13 Dennis DeYoung
14 Paul McCartney Paul McCartney Sir James Paul McCartney is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer . With John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame with the rock band the Beatles, one of the most popular and influential groups in the history of pop and rock music .

Basically set the foundation for every single modern song since 1960. Anyone who does not vote for Paul, is a complete pleb.

Paul McCartney is one of the greatest musicians ever known to man! He started rock n' roll and I thank him for that!


15 Robert Plant Robert Plant Robert Anthony Plant is an English musician, singer, and songwriter best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the rock band Led Zeppelin.
16 Sammy Hagar Sammy Hagar Samuel Roy "Sammy" Hagar, also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician and entrepreneur.
17 Amy Lee Amy Lee Amy Lynn Hartzler, known professionally as Amy Lee, is an American singer-songwriter, classically trained pianist and composer. She is also the lead singer to the Arkansas band Evanescence.
18 Bill Kaulitz Bill Kaulitz Bill Kaulitz-Trümper, sometimes using the pseudonym Billy, is a German singer-songwriter born on September 1, 1989, best known for being the frontman, lead singer and writer of multi-platinum winning pop rock band Tokio Hotel. During the time his band was most popular in Germany, which was in the mid-to-late more.
19 Noel Gallagher Noel Gallagher Noel Thomas David Gallagher is an English musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He served as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and principal songwriter of the rock band Oasis.

Are you kidding me? Noel wrote song after song, album after album of pure heart. The words that he uses and the melodies that he blends them with are sure to turn anyone into a fan of his. His songs are always in my head. There's a song my Noel for any mood. He gets me through every day.

20 David Bowie David Bowie David Robert Jones was an English singer 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.

People, please, don't make me laugh! There are some artists able to maintain their popularity for one or few seasons, but it's not enough to call them heroes! Bowie on the other hand is a versatile artist who started many music genres and kept on recording and playing live until it became dangerous for his health, in my opinion it's a proof for his devotion to music and his fans. He's a great inspiration for many other musicians. He also supports several charity funds. - alinaschneider

I think something is so wrong with this generation, when one of the greatest living musicians wasn't mentioned so far. - saaarsdej

He's the most amazing person ever, makes me feel alive again, love him with all my heart!

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