Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time Bands/Musicians
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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
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  1. 51

    Chicago blues, Electric blues, Blues

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    #48 on the original list Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Rock music

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  3. 53

    #22 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

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  4. 54

    Hip hop music, Rap music, Gangsta rap

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  5. 55

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

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  6. 56

    Psychedelic soul, P-Funk, Soul music

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  7. 57

    #13 on the original list Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music

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  8. 58

    #73 on the original list Rock music, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock

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  9. 59

    Jump blues, Ska, Rock music

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  10. 60

    Pop music, Folk music, Folk jazz

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  11. 61

    #164 on the original list Rock music, Dance-pop, Rhythm and blues

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  12. 62

    Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll

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  13. 63

    #516 on the original list Girl group, Pop music, Rock music

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  14. 64

    #39 on the original list Music hall, Pop music, Rock music

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  15. 65

    Smooth soul, Rhythm and blues, Soul music

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  16. 66

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

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  17. 67

    Doo-wop, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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  18. 68

    Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music

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  19. 69

    #260 on the original list Rock music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

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  20. 70

    #26 on the original list New Wave, 2 Tone, Ska punk

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  21. 71

    #94 on the original list Rock music, Experimental rock, Heavy metal

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  22. 72

    #7 on the original list Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Rock music

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  23. 73

    #35 on the original list Rock music, Electronic music, New Prog

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  24. 74

    Outlaw country, Western music, Folk music

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  25. 75

    #14 on the original list Country pop, Rock music, Folk rock

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  26. 76

    #420 on the original list Girl group, Doo-wop, Pop music

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  27. 77

    Hip hop music, Pop punk, Alternative hip hop

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  28. 78

    #194 on the original list Blues-rock, Punk blues, Rock music

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  29. 79

    Doo-wop, Pop music, Rock music

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  30. 80

    #101 on the original list New Wave, Rock music, Pub rock

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  31. 81

    Doo-wop, Pop music, Rhythm and blues

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  32. 82

    Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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  33. 83

    #510 on the original list Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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  34. 84

    #146 on the original list Blues-rock, Disco, Pop music

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  35. 85

    #11 on the original list Doom metal, Blues-rock, Power metal

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  36. 86

    Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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  37. 87

    #503 on the original list Rock music, Country rock, Country

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  38. 88

    Jazz rap, Avant-garde jazz, Jazz-funk

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  39. 89

    #88 on the original list British Invasion, Blues-rock, Rock music

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  40. 90

    #132 on the original list Blues-rock, Chicano rock, Pop music

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  41. 91

    Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly

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  42. 92

    #15 on the original list Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music

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  43. 93

    Southern soul, Instrumental rock, Electric blues

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  44. 94

    #110 on the original list Dark ambient, Industrial metal, Electronic music

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  45. 95

    #24 on the original list Outlaw country, Blues-rock, Boogie rock

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  46. 96

    Doo-wop, Pop music, Rhythm and blues

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  47. 97

    Girl group, Doo-wop, Psychedelic soul

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  48. 98

    #215 on the original list New Wave, Rock music, Protopunk

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  49. 99

    Psychedelic soul, Chicago soul, Rhythm and blues

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  50. 100

    Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady

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