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Bands/Musicians Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind  

Clark Benson
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Following the instructions of the Crowdranked list this contributes to, I didn't include non-rock genres (sorry Hank, Billie et al)
list ordered by

1
Jimi Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

2
Kurt Cobain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Grunge, Alternative rock, Punk rock

3
Bob Marley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Reggae

4
Jim Morrison is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Acid rock

5
Duane Allman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Jazz fusion

6
Bon Scott is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

7
Janis Joplin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

8
John Bonham is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Folk rock, Heavy metal

9
Ronnie Van Zant is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Rock music, Southern rock

10
Elliott Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Indie pop, Folk rock, Acoustic music

11
Randy Rhoads is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal

12
Andrew Wood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Glam metal, Rock music, Grunge

13
Cliff Burton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Power metal

14
Stevie Ray Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock

15
Freddie Mercury is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly

16
Phil Lynott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

17
Tommy Bolin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Jazz fusion

18
Ian Curtis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
New Wave, Gothic rock, Punk rock

19
Jerry Garcia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

20
John Lennon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

21
Gram Parsons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Rock music, Country rock, Country

22
Jeff Buckley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock

23
Lowell George is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Swamp pop, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

24
Nick Drake is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Folk music, Folk rock

25
Layne Staley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Rock Deaths That Left The Most Great Music Behind
Doom metal, Glam metal, Blues-rock