Musicians You Would Bring Back From the Dead

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61 Richard Wright Richard Wright Richard William "Rick" Wright was an English musician, composer, singer and songwriter. He was the main keyboardist and a backup vocalist for the psychedelic and progressive English rock band, Pink Floyd .

A Pink Floyd album doesn't sound the same without this guy. Maybe we could get a final floyd album with the entire line-up.

My most favorite band in the world and that is partly 1/4 thanks to Rick! I love Pink Floyd, Rick's work on the keys, so haunting, that B minor, Great Gig, Animals, Saucer, Atom Heart, the list you already know. I miss you RICK, sail the ENDLESS RIVER!

Keyboardist of Pink Floyd. It's not Pink Floyd without him.

62 Beethoven Beethoven

Simply timeless, my top 5. I always think, we only get to hear covers of your music, what was it like to REALLY see you LIVE!

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64 Syd Barret

Syd Barrett would be my first choice m. Not to make an album but to let him relive a life he never got to live. Everyone else's on here died young but he died old and had not had a life for 40 years. No wife. No children. No love interest. No music. Nothing but a house, sister and ironically a bike.

Syd was a genius and should be higher on this list.

Actually his name is Syd Barrett. - Music_Lover123

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65 Ronnie Van Zant Ronnie Van Zant Ronald Wayne "Ronnie" Van Zant was an American lead vocalist, primary lyricist, and a founding member of the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd.

A truly gifted southern poet. The loss of Ronnie and Skynyrd after only 4 years of professional recording is a huge blow to music. Can't forget to mention the brilliant Steve Gaines who also died in the crash.

66 Joe Strummer Joe Strummer John Graham Mellor, known by his stage name Joe Strummer, was a British musician, singer, actor and songwriter who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the Clash.
67 Chris Cornell Chris Cornell 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.
68 Jerry Garcia Jerry Garcia Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia was an American musician best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting with the band the Grateful Dead, which came to prominence during the counterculture era in the 1960s.
69 Warren Zevon Warren Zevon

One of the greatest songwriters of his time.

Most fabulous keyboard artist. died way before his time. Many singers covered his songs like "Hasten Down the Wind". He recorded his last cd while he was dying from lung cancer, surrounded by a lot of musician friends.

70 Jeff Heely
71 Hillel Slovak Hillel Slovak

Although his death lead to the rise of my favourite ever guitarist - John Frusciante - this guy would have just got better and better, and become a legend in his own right, such a loss to the world. RIP Hilel

He was the beginning of one of the best bands I've ever heard. If he was still alive, the chilis would bring funk to the 21st century.

72 Miles Davis Miles Davis V 1 Comment
73 Taiji Sawada
74 Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer, actor, and producer who was one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th century.

I Love his music

Who was better

75 Mozart Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era, born in Salzburg.

ARE you kidding me. The MASTER or MUSIC, simply put. I wish I could have seen you live! Everybody only covers your music, I know that real thing had to be SOMETHING SPECIAL. 200 years, and you are still the best!

He was a prodigy and genius, it would be cool if he came back hundreds of yrs after hiscdeath.

76 Jasmine You
77 Peter Steele Peter Steele Petrus Thomas Ratajczyk, better known by his stage name Peter Steele, was the lead singer, bassist and composer for the gothic metal band Type O Negative.

One of a kind, No other person in the music industry has come close to replicating the emotion and atmosphere of his music.

78 Big L Big L Lamont Coleman (May 30, 1974 – February 15, 1999), best known by his stage name Big L, was an American hip hop recording artist, born and raised in Harlem, New York City, New York. Coleman embarked on his career in rapping, with the hip hop trio, Three the Hard Way. His first notable appearance came ...read more.
79 Nick Drake Nick Drake Nicholas Rodney "Nick" Drake (19 June 1948 – 25 November 1974) was an English singer-songwriter and musician, known for his acoustic guitar-based songs. A singular talent who passed almost unnoticed during his brief lifetime, his work has posthumously achieved wider notice and recognition.
80 'Mama' Cass Elliot
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