Greatest Song Writers
The Contenders: Page 11
How can so many have missed Lionel? Many great songs written...
Numerous #1's Numerous Top 10 and 20 hits. Numerous hit songs written for and performed by others like (Commodors, Kenny Rogers, Diana Ross, Temptations, Enrique Iglesias, Tamia, etc.)... And STILL WRITING and PERFORMING.
Lead singer and guitarist of the Pixies. If he wasn't around, Kurt Cobain wouldn't have ever written Smells Like Teen Spirit, because he admitted he was trying to rip-off the pixies.
Jason does belong on this list and should be higher. Unique style of music, very upbeat.
He is a very cool songwriter...hus song are very deep and hard to understand but beautiful and makes you feel the same...listen to songs like 'i won't give up' and 'i'm yours'-these show how talented he is...althogh I think there are even better songwriters in this list I just wan't jason mraz to be a part of this list
Can someone tell me why he's so far down this list, he should be in the top 30!
Prolific song writers.Did you hear them write songs for other artist? Like island in the stream,heartbreaker,immortality.harmony of three voices,i can listen to them forever!V 1 Comment
What the actual ducking god.. should be top 5 wrote the anthem bittersweet, drugs don't work, history (possibly one of the most ubderated song ever... Man's a lyrical genius!
He wrote MOST OF QUEEN'S GREATEST HITS.
His lyric is poetry
Very good writer every time I listen to his songs it gets deeper in meaning. Very deep stuff'V 1 Comment
The godfather of Electronica, one of the most prolific songwriters
He writes many great songs like:truly madly deeply, I knew I loved you, the best thing... In savage garden.
As solo artist he writes:insatiable, I miss you, roses, popular...
I'm crazy about his voice
One of my favorite's because he's so universal. He helped write songs from KISS and Earosmith to people like Ke$ha and Miranda Cosgrove. - JAE29
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