Top 10 Stand-up Comedians


The Top Ten

1 George Carlin George Carlin

Even though he was already at the top of the list I voted for him.

2 Richard Pryor Richard Pryor V 2 Comments
3 Bill Hicks Bill Hicks William Melvin "Bill" Hicks was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist, and musician.
4 Bill Cosby Bill Cosby William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr., is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. more.
5 Robin Williams Robin Williams Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. He died in 2014.

Can't say he's above Carlin, but he's number two at the very least.

6 Lenny Bruce Lenny Bruce Leonard Alfred Schneider, better known by his stage name Lenny Bruce, was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist, and screenwriter.
7 Eddie Murphy Eddie Murphy

Delirious caused me to laugh harder than I ever have before.

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8 Sam Kinison Sam Kinison

We have lost Sam and John Fox. Got to have them back through someone! When?

Will you do me a favor? Do you love me? If you do.. kill me shoot me stab me run me over just kill me my life is a living hell- Sam kiniston

9 Chris Rock Chris Rock
10 Rodney Dangerfield Rodney Dangerfield Rodney Dangerfield was an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer and writer, known for the catchphrase, I don't get no respect!, and his monologues on that theme.

The Contenders

11 Kapil Sharma

I put him on the list and he's getting higher ranks I'm amazed I'm sure hell be the best comedian

His spontaneous dialogue s based on situations is hilarious... Great timing.. He has brought the Indian standup comedy to a new level

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12 Dave Chappelle Dave Chappelle David Khari Webber "Dave" Chappelle is an African American stand-up comedian, screenwriter, producer, and actor. V 1 Comment
13 Lee Evans Lee Evans
14 Kevin Hart Kevin Hart Kevin Darnell Hart is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Hart began his career by winning several amateur comedy competitions at clubs throughout New England, culminating in his first real break in 2000 when he was cast by Judd Apatow for more.
15 Dane Cook Dane Cook Dane Jeffrey Cook is an American stand-up comedian and film actor. He has released five comedy albums: Harmful If Swallowed; Retaliation; Vicious Circle; Rough Around The Edges: Live From Madison Square Garden; and Isolated Incident. V 1 Comment
16 Bill Burr Bill Burr William Frederic "Bill" Burr is an American comedian, writer, and actor. He is best known for his stand-up comedy specials.
17 Jim Gaffigan Jim Gaffigan James Christopher "Jim" Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice-over artist, and author.

I will never look at a hot pocket without thinking of him

18 Josh Blue
19 Gabriel Iglesias Gabriel Iglesias Gabriel J. Iglecias, known professionally as Gabriel Iglesias and comically as Fluffy, is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer and voice actor.
20 Carrot Top Carrot Top Scott Thompson, known by the stage name Carrot Top, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, and best known for his bright red hair, prop comedy, and self-deprecating humor.
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