Top 10 Side Singers In Rock


The Top Ten

1 George Harrison (The Beatles) George Harrison (The Beatles) George Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.


2 Roger Taylor (Queen) Roger Taylor (Queen) Roger Meddows Taylor is an English musician , multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter born on April 26th,1960 in Kings Lynn, Norfolk. He was the drummer of the band Queen and wrote few of many hits such as including Under Pressure, A Kind Of Magic and Radio Ga Ga. Despite being well known in Queen more.
3 Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin) Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin) 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.
4 Dave Grohl (Nirvana) Dave Grohl (Nirvana) David Eric "Dave" Grohl is an American rock musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and producer. He is best known as the drummer for the grunge band Nirvana and the vocalist/guitarist for the alternative rock band Foo Fighters.
5 Keith Richards (The Rolling Stones) Keith Richards (The Rolling Stones) Keith Richards is an English musician—primarily a guitarist—singer, songwriter, best-selling memoirist, and founding member of the rock band The Rolling Stones.
6 Ringo Starr (The Beatles)
7 Ray Thomas (The Moody Blues)

He puts down his flute and moves up front to give Justin Hayward a rest and sings the absolutely beautiful tune, "For My Lady".

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8 David Crosby (The Byrds) David Crosby (The Byrds) David Van Cortlandt Crosby is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. In addition to his solo career, he was a founding member of three bands: the Byrds; Crosby, Stills & Nash; and CPR.
9 Rick Danko (The Band) Rick Danko (The Band) Richard Clare "Rick" Danko was a Canadian musician, bassist, songwriter and singer, best known as a member of The Band.
10 Brian Jones (The Rolling Stones) Brian Jones (The Rolling Stones) Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones was an English musician, the founder and the original leader of the Rolling Stones.

The Contenders

11 Izzy Stradlin (Guns N Roses) Izzy Stradlin (Guns N Roses) Jeffrey Dean Isbell, better known by his stage name Izzy Stradlin, is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter.
12 Brian May (Queen) Brian May (Queen) Brian Harold May is an English musician, singer, songwriter and astrophysicist, best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band Queen.
13 Richard Manuel (The Band) Richard Manuel (The Band) Richard George Manuel was a Canadian composer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the pianist, regular lead singer, and occasional drummer of The Band.
14 Neil Young (Buffalo Springfield) Neil Young (Buffalo Springfield) Neil Percival Young, OC OM is a Canadian singer-songwriter and musician, producer, director and screenwriter.
15 John Deacon (Queen) John Deacon (Queen) John Richard Deacon is a retired English musician, best known as the bass guitarist for the rock band Queen.
16 John Bonham (Led Zeppelin) John Bonham (Led Zeppelin) John Henry Bonham was born on May 31, 1948 in Redditch, United Kingdom. Bonham (nicknamed Bonzo) was a professional hard rock drummer who was best known for being the drummer in the band Led Zeppelin. Bonham was also one of the background singers in the band. His drumming is mainly displayed on the more.
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Top Remixes

1. George Harrison (The Beatles)
2. Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin)
3. Dave Grohl (Nirvana)
1. Ray Thomas (The Moody Blues)
2. David Crosby (The Byrds)
3. George Harrison (The Beatles)



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