Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms Bands/Musicians
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Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

List Criteria: Must be a dead musician. No living musicians

A hologram wish-list for dead musicians. At the Coachella Music Festival in April of 2012, a holographic image of the deceased rapper Tupac Shakur "performed" live on stage with headliners Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre. The hologram greeted Coachella fans specifically, then went into a bit of Tupac's hit "Hail Mary" before joining Snoop for "2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted." Details of exactly how the effect was achieved were not released immediately after the event - for example, it's still unknown how the hologram was able to appear "in sync" with Snoop Dogg's live performance, nor is it clear whether the vocals being heard were entirely Tupac's. What is clear is that the performance had a huge emotional impact on the fans in the audience and those watching the show streaming on YouTube. It also became a pop culture reference and the Tupac hologram began popping up all over, click here to see other places Tupac has appeared.

So now that it's clear we have the technology to bring dead musicians back... who would you most want to see perform "live" from beyond the grave? Vote for the musicians or bands that you'd like to see revived in holographic form, and if I've forgotten your favorite long lost rock star, enter their name at the bottom of the page and add them to the list!
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    the people's #1 & most listed Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly

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    Reggae

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    Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana

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    Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

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    Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Acid rock

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    Grunge, Alternative rock, Punk rock

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    Opera, Classical music

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    Opera, Ballet, Art song

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    added by JulienCloud Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

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    The Beatles

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    added by JjGallaher Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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    Classical music

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

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    added by dicks Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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    Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    Blues-rock, Folk rock, Heavy metal

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    Southern soul, Soul blues, Rock music

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    Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Pop music

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    Opera, Ballet, Art song

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    Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Doom metal, Glam metal, Blues-rock

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    added by Angie Marie Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Keith Moon

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Opera, Art song, Chamber music

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    ranked low on reranks Soul blues, Pop music, Rock music

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    ranked low on reranks Doo-wop, Motown Sound, Rock music

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    ranked low on reranks & added by wiabux Swing music, Traditional pop music, Big band

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Classical music

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    added by Coolza Lubbock sound, Rock music, Rockabilly

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Opera, Romantic music, Lied

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    added by Canyon Loftis Glam metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal

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    ranked low on reranks & added by ThomasMcginnis Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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    added by Litho_stone Rock music, Experimental rock, Heavy metal

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    added by johnnycardz Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

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    Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Opera, Classical music

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    Outlaw country, Country rock, Progressive country

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    Romantic music, Art song, Classical music

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    added by Coolza Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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    added by Coolza Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll

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    Opera, Art song, Chamber music

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    added by Demon_Boy New Wave, Disco, Pop music

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    Classical music, Baroque music

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    Punk rock

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    added by M-seeStorm Hip hop music, Pop music, Rap music

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    added by Coolza Jump blues, Swing music, Traditional pop music

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    Opera

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    added by Coolza Doo-wop, Pop music, Neo soul

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