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Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

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

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  2. 2
    Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    #25 on the original list
    Bob Dylan Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

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

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

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

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

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    Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Pop music

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  8. 8

    Jump blues, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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    Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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  10. 10

    Soul blues, Pop music, Rock music

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

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

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

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    Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music

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    Sam Cooke is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    Sam Cooke Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz

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    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

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    Doo-wop, Motown Sound, Rock music

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

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    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

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

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    U2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

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

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    Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    #30 on the original list
    Bruce Springsteen Americana, Blues-rock, Heartland rock

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

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

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

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

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    #97 on the original list
    Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

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

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    The Clash is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    #33 on the original list
    The Clash Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave

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    Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana

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    #343 on the original list
    Doo-wop, Disco, Rhythm and blues

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    Christian music, Rock music, Rockabilly

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

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    #59 on the original list
    Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

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    Madonna is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    Madonna Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

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

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

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    David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

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

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    Simon and Garfunkel is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    #47 on the original list
    Simon and Garfunkel Pop music, Worldbeat, Rock music

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

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    Skiffle, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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    Psychedelic soul, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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    Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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

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    Janis Joplin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    #69 on the original list
    Janis Joplin Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

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

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    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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    Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock

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    The Band is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time

    #89 on the original list
    The Band Americana, Blues-rock, Rock music

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