Honeymoon Suite...yes I did like a lot of those Canadian band and singers in the early 90's...could in be cause I grew up so close to the US / Canada border?
One of the greatest, and very underrated, singers in Rock 'n' Roll - Joe Lynn Turner. If you don't know him by name chances are you have heard him sing. He has fronted bands such as Rainbow, Deep Purple & Yngwie Malmsteen, as well as being a solo artist. Major hits include 'Stone Cold' & 'Street Of Dreams' from Rainbow as well as 'Heaven Tonight' & 'Hold On' from Yngwie Malmsteen.
Sir Elton John - rock superstar, top pro, pianoshowman and musical genius with the fabbest band in the land. Always wanted to see Elton with his well grooved full band, particularly Davey Johnstone and Nigel Olsson. They were superb and the two cellos and the four backing singers, which included absolute legends, made it a phenomenal privilege. An amazing, and great fun, show at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate on Diamond Jubilee Tuesday, 5th June, 2012.
Diana Ross As a solo artist, Diana Ross is one of the most successful female singers of the rock era. If you factor in her work as the lead singer of the Supremes in the 1960s, she may be "the" most successful. With her friends Mary Wilson, Florence Ballard, and Barbara Martin, Ross formed the Primettes vocal quartet in 1959. In 1960, they were signed to local Motown Records, changing their name to the Supremes in 1961
David Jon Gilmour, CBE, D.M. (born 6 March 1946) is an English rock musician and multi-instrumentalist who is best known as the guitarist, one of the lead singers and main songwriters in the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. It is estimated that as of 2011, the group has sold over 230 million albums worldwide, including 74.5 million units sold in the United States.
Proud Mary: The Best of Ike and Tina Turner, Ike and Tina Turner - Ike and Tina recorded so many singles for so many different labels, it would be tough to get them all on one CD. But Proud Mary has most of the soul duo's best ones and documents the growing confidence of one of rock & roll's greatest female singers.
Roy Orbison Originally a Sun Records rockabilly artist, Roy Orbison went on to become one of the most distinctive singers in popular music. In his first peak period (1961-64), Orbison vacillated between snarling blues rock and his mainstay, the romantic/paranoiac ballad with crescendo-ing falsetto and strings Read more: www.rollingstone....
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century. A cultural icon, he is widely known by the single name Elvis. He is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King". HANDSOME & TALENTED ~ WHAT HAPPENED ELVIS??.......:/
GOMEZ. Options. Gomez are an English indie rock band from Southport, comprising Ian Ball (vocals, guitar), Paul "Blackie" Blackburn (bass), Tom Gray (vocals, guitars, keyboards), Ben Ottewell (vocals, guitars) and Olly Peacock (drums, synths, computers). The band is distinguished in having three singers and four songwriters, employing traditional and electronic instruments.
Karen & Amy Jones @karenandamyrock are singers, sisters and songwriters known for their melodic vocal lines and tight harmonies. Both classically-trained vocalists, they traded opera arias for acoustic guitars and now perform as an acoustic rock duo in the northeastern United States. Read more...
David Jon Gilmour, CBE, D.M. (born 6 March 1946) is an English rock musician and multi-instrumentalist who is best known as the guitarist, one of the lead singers and main songwriters in the progressive rock band Pink Floyd.
(born Anna Mae Bullock, November 26, 1939). Turner is an American singer whose career has spanned more than 50 years. She has won numerous awards that have earned her the title The Queen of Rock n Roll. Turner has been called the most successful female rock artist was named one of the greatest singers of all time by Rolling Stone.
John Fogerty - American rock singer, songwriter, guitarist and Creedence Clearwater Revival founder, Fogerty is a rock legend, listed on both Rolling Stone magazine's lists of 100 Greatest Guitarists and Greatest Singers. His instantly recognizable songs, “Proud Mary” and “Born on the Bayou,” rank among the greatest rock songs of all time. Concert: Friday, June 15, 2012 at Northern Quest Resort & Casino - Spokane, WA .
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Elvis, King of Rock & Roll, the entertainer, cultural icon and one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century.
Steve Perry, one of the best rock singers of all time.
CHINA: Jay Chou is a Taiwanese musician, singer-songwriter, music and film producer, actor and director who has won the World Music Award four times. He is well known for composing all his own songs and songs for other singers. In 1998 he was discovered in a talent contest where he displayed his piano and song-writing skills. Chou combines Chinese and Western music styles to produce songs that fuse R, rock and pop genres, covering issues such as domestic violence, war, and urbanization.
Jack Leroy "Jackie" Wilson, Jr. (Born June 9, 1934) was a singer & performer (Known as "Mr. Excitement"). Mr.Wilson was important in the transition of R & B into soul. He was considered a master showman, one of the most dynamic and influential singers and performers in R and rock history He recorded over 50 hit singles that spanned R, pop, soul, doo-wop and easy listening. A 2 time Grammy Hall of Fame Inductee, Mr Wilson was a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee (1987).
100 Greatest Singers: Jackie Wilson | Rolling Stone
With roots in the Los Angeles country and folk-rock scenes, Linda Ronstadt became one of the most popular interpretive singers of the '70s, earning a string of platinum-selling albums and Top 40 singles. Throughout the '70s, her laid-back pop never lost sight of her folky roots, yet as she moved into the '80s, she began to change her sound with the times, adding new wave influences. Ronstadt settled into a pattern of adult contemporary and Latin albums, sustaining her popularity in both fields.