Best Vocalist-Guitarist Combinations

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The Top Ten

1 Freddie Mercury & Brian May - Queen Freddie Mercury & Brian May - Queen
2 Robert Plant & Jimmy Page - Led Zeppelin Robert Plant & Jimmy Page - Led Zeppelin
3 Axl Rose & Slash - Guns n’ Roses Axl Rose & Slash - Guns n’ Roses
4 Bruce Dickinson & Adrian Smith, Dave Murray - Iron Maiden

I have added them both cause both of them do lead guitar. - zxm

5 Dio & Ritchie Blackmore - Rainbow
6 Ian Gillan & Ritchie Blackmore - Deep Purple
7 Bon Scott & Angus Young - AC/DC Bon Scott & Angus Young - AC/DC
8 Mick Jagger & Keith Richards - The Rolling Stones
9 Richie Furay & Stephen Stills - Buffalo Springfield

Having Neil Young and Jim Messina as backup singers did not hurt!

10 Ozzy Osbourne & Tony Iommi - Black Sabbath

The Contenders

11 James Hetfield & Kirk Hammett - Metallica
12 Jon Oliva & Criss Oliva - Savatage
13 Bon Jovi & Richie Sambora - Bon Jovi
14 Phil Anselmo & Dimebag Darrel - Pantera
15 Paul McCartney & George Harrison - The Beatles
16 Matt Barlow & Jon Shaffer

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17 Hansi Kürsch & André Olbrich - Blind Guardian
18 Angus Young & Brian Johnson - AC/DC
19 Ray Davies & Dave Davies - The Kinks
20 John Lennon & George Harrison - The Beatles
21 M. Shadows & Synyster Gates - Avenged Sevenfold
22 Steven Tyler & Joe Perry - Aerosmith
23 Pete Townshend & Roger Daltrey - The Who
24 Anthony Kiedis & John Frusciante - Red Hot Chili Peppers
25 Jeff Beck & Keith Relf - The Yardbirds
26 Jim Morrison & Robbie Krieger - the Doors
27 Jack Bruce & Eric Clapton - Cream
28 Jimmy Page & Keith Relf - The Yardbirds
29 Eric Clapton & Duane Allman - Derek and the Dominos
30 George Harrison & Eric Clapton - The Beatles

Only on one song as Beatles, but "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" is one of the greatest all-time collaborations.

31 Keith Relf & Eric Clapton - The Yardbirds
32 Michael Kiske & Kai Hansen - Helloween
33 Angela Gossow & Michael Amott - Arch Enemy
34 Little Richard & Jimi Hendrix

Yup, it's true, Jimi backed up Little Richard on the chiltin circuit for several years after Hendrix left the Army.

35 Morrissey & Johnny Marr - The Smiths
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1. Robert Plant & Jimmy Page - Led Zeppelin
2. Axl Rose & Slash - Guns n’ Roses
3. Ian Gillan & Ritchie Blackmore - Deep Purple
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1. Angus Young & Brian Johnson - AC/DC
2. Freddie Mercury & Brian May - Queen
3. Ray Davies & Dave Davies - The Kinks
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2. Freddie Mercury & Brian May - Queen
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