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50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

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    #1 on the original list
    Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock Hey Jude, A Day in the Life, Let It Be

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    Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #25 on the original list
    Bob Dylan Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music Like a Rolling Stone, The Times Are A- Changin', Blowin' in the Wind

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    #22 on the original list
    Christian music, Pop music, Rock music Suspicious Minds, Hound Dog, Jailhouse Rock

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    #4 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Protopunk (I can't get no) Satisfaction, Sympathy for the Devil, Gimme Shelter

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    #8 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock Purple Haze, Foxy Lady, All Along the Watchtower

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    #18 on the original list
    Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop God Only Knows, Good Vibrations, Wouldn't Be Nice

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    Reggae No Woman, No Cry (live), I Shot the Sheriff, Get Up Stand Up

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    Doo-wop, Motown Sound, Rock music What's going on, I Heard it Through the Grapevine, Let's Get it On

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    Soul blues, Pop music, Rock music What I'd Say, Georgia On My Mind, Hit The Road Jack

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    #40 on the original list
    Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll Johnny B. Goode, Maybellene, Wee Wee Hours

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    Sam Cooke is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    Sam Cooke Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz A Change is Gonna Come, Wonderful World, You Send Me

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    Jump blues, Rock music, Rhythm and blues Tutti Frutti, Long Tall Sally, Good Golly Miss Molly

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    #2 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Classic rock, Rock music Stairway to Heaven, Whole Lotta Love, Black Dog

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    Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Pop music I Got You (I Feel Good), Living in a America, It's a Man' s, Man' s, Man' s World

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    #6 on the original list
    Popular music, Pop music, Rock music My Generation, Pinball Wizard, Love reign o'er me

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    #68 on the original list
    Lubbock sound, Rock music, Rockabilly Everyday, Rave On, Oh Boy!

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    #113 on the original list
    Southern soul, Soul blues, Rock music (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay, Try a Little Tenderness, These Arms of Mine

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    #23 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae Layla, Wonderful Tonight, Cocaine

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    Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues Respect, Think, Chain of Fools

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    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music Manny Bee, Rolling Stone, Honey Bee

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    Stevie Wonder is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    Stevie Wonder Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music Superstition, For Once in My Life, Signed,Sealed, Delivered

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    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music Hey! Bo Diddley,  I'm a Man, Who Do You Love?

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    Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #30 on the original list
    Bruce Springsteen Americana, Blues-rock, Heartland rock Born to Run, Thunder Road, Born in the U.S.A

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    U2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #17 on the original list
    U2 Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock One, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Beautiful Day

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    #111 on the original list
    Country pop, Pop music, Rock music Oh! Pretty Woman, You Got It, Only The Lonely

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    Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana I Walk the Line, Ring of Fire, Jackson

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    #46 on the original list
    Rock music, Experimental rock, Grunge Ohio, Southern Man, Cinnamon Girl

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    Skiffle, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music Moondance, Brown Eyed Girl, Domino

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    Elton John is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    Elton John Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock Candle in the Wind, Tiny Dancer, Rocket Man

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    Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #59 on the original list
    Michael Jackson Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music Thriller, Billie Jean, Beat it

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    Prince is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #97 on the original list
    Prince Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave Purple Rain, When Doves Cry, Little Red Corvette

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    #343 on the original list
    Doo-wop, Disco, Rhythm and blues The Track of my Tears, Ooo Baby Baby,  My Girl

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    Simon and Garfunkel is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #47 on the original list
    Simon and Garfunkel Pop music, Worldbeat, Rock music Bridge Over Troubled Water, Mrs. Robinson, Sound Of Silence

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    Pink Floyd is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #3 on the original list
    Pink Floyd Rock music, Space rock, Experimental rock Money, Another Brick in the Wall, Wish You Were Here

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    #10 on the original list
    Rock music, Grunge, Alternative rock Smells like Teenage Spirit, Lithium, In Bloom

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    David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #19 on the original list
    David Bowie Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Electronic music Changes, Heroes, Space Oddity

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    New Orleans rhythm and blues, Rock music, Boogie-woogie Blueberry Hill, Ain't that a Shame, Walking to New Orleans

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    The Police is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #27 on the original list
    The Police New Wave, 2 Tone, Ska punk Roxanne, Message in a Bottle, Every Breath You Take

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    #108 on the original list
    Jangle pop, Pop music, Raga rock Mr. Tambourine Man, Turn!, Turn!, Turn!, My Back Pages

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    Queen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #5 on the original list
    Queen Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal Bohemian Rhapsody, Fat Bottomed Girls, We Will Rock You

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    Smooth soul, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Let's Stay Together, Love and Happiness, Tired of Being Alone

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    Christian music, Rock music, Rockabilly Bye Bye Love, All I Have to do is Dream, Wake Up Little Susie

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    #67 on the original list
    Noise rock, Blues-rock, Rock music Sweet Jane, I'm Waiting for the Man, Pale Blue Eyes

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    The Clash is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #33 on the original list
    The Clash Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave London Calling, Should I Stay or Should I Go, Rock the Casbah

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    The Band is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #89 on the original list
    The Band Americana, Blues-rock, Rock music The Weight, Up on Cripple Creek, Ophelia

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    Rhythm and blues Hotel California, Take It Easy, Desperado

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    Janis Joplin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    #69 on the original list
    Janis Joplin Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music Me and Bobby McGee, Piece of My Heart, Mercedes Benz

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    #77 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock Casey Jones,Truckin', Uncle John's Band

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    #37 on the original list
    Music hall, Pop music, Rock music Lola, You Really Got Me, Come Dancing

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    Madonna is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 50 Greatest Musical Artists Ever

    Madonna Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music Like a Prayer, Holiday, Vogue

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