Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time Bands/Musicians
100  items 42,101 views by  more info

Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

Rolling Stone Magazine's list of the 100 best musical artists of all time. Some of these musicians may even be considered as one of the top recording artists of all time. All of the biggest names in music history are on this list and this crosses different styles and genres. Some of the true icons of music are on this list, both critically acclaimed and fan favorites. Every band, musician and singer listed on here has a strong musical pedigree that allowed for them to land on this list.

So who are the 100 greatest artists of all time? Take a look here and see for yourself.

For the full article go to: http://www.rollingstone.com/news/story/5939214/the_immortals_the_first_fifty
The List
Comment
Embed
Options
rerank list
  1. 1

    #2 on the original list Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

    open
  2. 2

    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

    open
  3. 3

    #18 on the original list Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

    open
  4. 4

    #3 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Protopunk

    open
  5. 5

    #34 on the original list Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll

    open
  6. 6

    #8 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

    open
  7. 7

    Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Pop music

    open
  8. 8

    Jump blues, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

    open
  9. 9

    Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

    open
  10. 10

    Soul blues, Pop music, Rock music

    open
  11. 11

    Reggae

    open
  12. 12

    #21 on the original list Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop

    open
  13. 13

    #56 on the original list Lubbock sound, Rock music, Rockabilly

    open
  14. 14

    #1 on the original list Blues-rock, Classic rock, Rock music

    open
  15. 15

    Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music

    open
  16. 16

    Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz

    open
  17. 17

    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

    open
  18. 18

    Doo-wop, Motown Sound, Rock music

    open
  19. 19

    #63 on the original list Noise rock, Blues-rock, Rock music

    open
  20. 20

    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

    open
  21. 21

    #100 on the original list Southern soul, Soul blues, Rock music

    open
  22. 22

    #16 on the original list Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock

    open
  23. 23

    #31 on the original list Americana, Blues-rock, Heartland rock

    open
  24. 24

    #140 on the original list Rock music, Rockabilly, Honky-tonk

    open
  25. 25

    New Orleans rhythm and blues, Rock music, Boogie-woogie

    open
  26. 26

    #38 on the original list Pop punk, Rock music, Classic Punk

    open
  27. 27

    #10 on the original list Rock music, Grunge, Alternative rock

    open
  28. 28

    Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

    open
  29. 29

    #6 on the original list Popular music, Pop music, Rock music

    open
  30. 30

    #29 on the original list Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave

    open
  31. 31

    Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana

    open
  32. 32

    Doo-wop, Disco, Rhythm and blues

    open
  33. 33

    Christian music, Rock music, Rockabilly

    open
  34. 34

    #42 on the original list Rock music, Experimental rock, Grunge

    open
  35. 35

    Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

    open
  36. 36

    Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

    open
  37. 37

    #98 on the original list Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

    open
  38. 38

    #37 on the original list Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

    open
  39. 39

    #19 on the original list Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Electronic music

    open
  40. 40

    #41 on the original list Pop music, Worldbeat, Rock music

    open
  41. 41

    #9 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Protopunk

    open
  42. 42

    Skiffle, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

    open
  43. 43

    Psychedelic soul, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

    open
  44. 44

    Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

    open
  45. 45

    #92 on the original list Jangle pop, Pop music, Raga rock

    open
  46. 46

    #58 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

    open
  47. 47

    #191 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Protopunk

    open
  48. 48

    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

    open
  49. 49

    Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock

    open
  50. 50

    #80 on the original list Americana, Blues-rock, Rock music

    open

think you can do better?

Rerank This List

got a blog or website?

embed this list

viewers of this list also saw...

more popular lists