42,780 total votes
Patti Smith

Patti Smith

Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith is an American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses. Called the "punk poet laureate", Smith fused rock and poetry in her work. Smith's most widely known song is "Because the Night", which was co-written with Bruce Springsteen and reached number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1978. In 2005, Patti Smith was named a Commander of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Ministry of Culture, and in 2007, she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. On November 17, 2010, she won the National Book ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Patti Smith

The Best Patti Smith Songs of All Time 961 votes List of the best Patti Smith songs, ranked by fans like you. This list includes every Patti Smith single, but true fans know...

Patti Smith is ranked on...

#287 of 1,192 People who voted for Patti Smith... People under 30 are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Singers of All Time 2M VOTES Who are the best singers of all time? That's a tough question to ask. This list includes many of the greatest vocalists ever...
#208 of 299 Musicians Who Belong in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 381.7k VOTES Update:  Nirvana, Peter Gabriel, KISS, Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens were inducted into the Rock ...
#95 of 230 The Best Current Female Singers 789.2k VOTES The best female singers currently performing and making some of the best pop songs of 2018 could easily be among the best of...
#307 of 2,303 The Best Rock Bands of All Time 2.8M VOTES There are thousands of rock bands that have existed throughout the decades ever since the dawn of rock and roll, but only th...
#155 of 1,140 People who voted for Patti Smith... People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Female Vocalists Ever 1.6M VOTES List of the best female singers of all time, ranked by music fans and casual critics like you. Who are the greatest female v...
#87 of 267 People who voted for Patti Smith... People outside of the US are 2x more likely to vote for this Rank the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Inductees 254.3k VOTES A complete list of bands and artists inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, ranked in order of preference by music fa...
#362 of 2,103 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time 13.3M VOTES When VH1 polled fellow artists to name the greatest artists of all time, it seemed like a good idea---but in reality, the li...
#177 of 814 People who voted for Patti Smith... People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Rock Vocalists 1M VOTES The best rock vocalists of all time are the frontmen of our favorite rock bands or those solo artists whose voices are some ...
#119 of 273 The Most Inspiring (Non-Hollywood) Female Role Models 77.5k VOTES Who run the world? Girls! After compiling this list, we're positive that ladies all over the planet are kicking ass and ta...
#97 of 410 The Greatest Singers of the Past 30 Years 126.3k VOTES One of the most debated topics in music is who are the greatest singers of the past 30 years. Whether you're a huge Whitney ...
#139 of 426 The Best Frontmen in Rock 716.7k VOTES Giving out the title of best frontman in rock is like crowning someone the king of rock and roll. There are so many factor...
#869 of 1,410 The Greatest Minds of All Time 668.1k VOTES List of the Greatest Minds of All Time, throughout history. This list represents the most influential thinkers across variou...
#34 of 136 People who voted for Patti Smith... People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this The Most Undeserving Members of the Rock Hall of Fame 285k VOTES The most undeserving members of the Rock Hall of Fame are all respectable and successful musicians and bands but quite simpl...
#71 of 294 The Best Punk Bands Of All Time 593k VOTES The subject of who is the greatest punk band has fueled argument and debate for decades. Punk and punk inspired musical acts...
#89 of 224 The Greatest Rock Songwriters of All Time 202.1k VOTES The greatest rock songwriters of all time have a lot in common. Firstly, they are some of the biggest names in rock music hi...
#814 of 1,201 The Worst Bands of All Time 1.2M VOTES The worst bands in music history, ranked by music fans (and haters.) This list contains the most awful bands to listen to fr...
#202 of 232 The Best Female Authors of All Time 24k VOTES Some of the most powerful, influential women in history were authors, writers, and poets. What better way to make your poi...
#46 of 292 People who voted for Patti Smith... People in the Northeast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters 160.8k VOTES Who is the best songwriter alive today? The musician responsible for the lyrics and music that's the most memorable, signifi...
#19 of 175 People who voted for Patti Smith... People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Female Rock Singers 378.7k VOTES Best female rock vocalists of all time include some of the greatest girl rock singers ever. This list includes some of the m...
#174 of 236 Bands/Artists With Only One Great Album 41.4k VOTES Bands or artists who produced one great album and never came close to matching it. Vote down if you either don't agree that ...
#324 of 576 The Most Hipster Bands 170.7k VOTES Since the mid-2000s, the word hipster has invaded the lexicon of pop culture and has become a term, for better or worse, syn...
#92 of 902 These Poetic Geniuses Wrote Your Favorite Songs of All Time 340k VOTES If you ask anyone who has ever tried, it's tough to write one song, nevertheless a batch to be considered a songwriter. Add ...
#75 of 202 People who voted for Patti Smith... People in the Northeast are 2x more likely to vote for this People in the Central US are 3x more likely to vote for this The Greatest Women in Music, 1980s to Today 301.8k VOTES The greatest female artist since the 1980s are ranked and voted on through this countdown. In 1998, VH1 ranked the greatest ...
#33 of 106 Rock Stars Who Would Make The Best President 45.8k VOTES This is a list of rock stars who would make the best president. Music and politics have been intertwined much like peas and ...
#94 of 107 Which Bands Or Musicians Do You Most Want To See Before They (Or You) Kick The Bucket? 34.7k VOTES There's a certain energy associated with a live performance that just can't be replicated or synthesized by a single album. ...
#38 of 49 The Best Female Hard Rock/Metal Guitar Shredders 19.8k VOTES No more is the guitar a boys only club, and it’s about damn time we celebrate and recognize. From Leah Woodard and Aliases t...
#250 of 307 Famous People Most Likely to Live to 100 10.9k VOTES Sometimes, age really is just a number. But these healthy old celebrities seem to be defying time like no others. These clas...
#151 of 212 The Best Poets of the 20th Century 28k VOTES Who are the best 20th century poets? This list includes great poets from the 20th century such as Maya Angelou, T.S. Eliot...
#31 of 47 The Greatest Artists Who Have Never Won a Grammy 14.2k VOTES Every year since 1959, the Grammy Awards recognize and honor the best musical achievements, performances, and artists. Somet...
#54 of 94 The Best Opening Act You've Ever Seen 13.3k VOTES What are the best opening acts you've ever seen? These are the bands and musicians that blew you away, making you a fan fo...
#55 of 68 Rock Stars Who You Wish You Could Sound Like 9.5k VOTES Pretend that you could magically have the voice of any famous rock singer. Who would it be? Just for a minute, imagine it&nb...
#23 of 26 The Most Interesting Androgynous Faces 18.4k VOTES The combination of masculine and feminine physical characteristics make for a stunning type of beauty. Androgynous men and a...
#25 of 28 Old Rock Stars You Didn't Realize Are Still Alive 14.7k VOTES With the life expectancy (at least in the United States) now at 81 for women, and 76 for men, sometimes you just don't reali...
#17 of 23 The Best SNL Musical Performances 3.6k VOTES The best SNL musical performances are those special moments where the musical guest on Saturday Night Live has wowed the aud...
#25 of 101 The Best Musical Artists From New York 1.3k VOTES Here are the best artists and bands from New York. A mecca of great music, New York City has produced some of the most ...
#75 of 122 The Best Female Musicians of All Time 23.6k VOTES When it comes to the best female musicians of all time, there's a long list of female powerhouses that could be considered t...
Ages of Rock Stars 8.2k VIEWS Do you know the ages of rock stars you listen to? Well, here you have them: the ages of top rock stars listed by fame and no...
Rolling Stone Magazine's 100 Greatest Vocalists of All Time 376.5k VIEWS Rolling Stone's list of the 100 best singers of all-time includes some of the greatest vocalists in the history of recording...
#9 of 120 People who voted for Patti Smith... People outside of the US are 2x more likely to vote for this People Who Most Deserve Biopics (But Don't Have One Yet) 47.3k VOTES Every awards season it seems countless new biopics are released about notable historical figures, celebrities, and politicia...
Famous People Whose Last Name Is Smith 17.5k VIEWS Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Smith. Do you recognize all...
#21 of 30 Musicians Who Should Have Biopics 720 VOTES Biopics about musicians are hotter than ever. No doubt, Hollywood producers have taken notice that any movie about famous mu...
Every Band & Musician Who Has Performed on Saturday Night Live 83k VIEWS Live from the main stage at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, this is a list of every band, musician, and singer who has performed on Sa...
Famous People Named Patti or Patty 9.1k VIEWS Have you ever realized how many famous people named Patty there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Patty to...
Celebrities Who Never Had Plastic Surgery 980.6k VIEWS List of celebrities who never had plastic surgery, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. It's no secret that many famous ...
All The Celebrities Who Call Chicago Home 424.6k VIEWS Several famous actors, musicians, and comedians have lived in Chicago, Illinois. Many celebrities were born in Chicago and o...
#95 of 113 The Best Protopunk Bands/Artists 12.4k VOTES Protopunk artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good protopunk bands includes a filter so you ca...
#23 of 107 The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL in the '70s 458 VOTES Even though Saturday Night Live didn't start until halfway through the decade, there were still plenty of '70s SNL musical g...
Famous Musicians Who Once Had Terrible Day Jobs 28.6k VIEWS We all had to start somewhere, even rock and roll legends. It’s hard to imagine a rock god like Kurt Cobain as a janitor or ...
Famous Women Who Don't Shave Their Armpits 177.6k VIEWS Personal grooming is called that for a reason. How you wear your hair, whether you choose to wear makeup, and when – and if ...
23 Famous People Who Lived in Hotels 60.8k VIEWS Let's be honest: living in a hotel sounds kind of amazing. You can order room service whenever you want, you never have to c...
Famous People Who Gave Up Kids for Adoption 1.4M VIEWS List of famous people who gave up kids for adoption, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. An unexpected pregnancy can be...

Patti Smith is also found on...

List of Famous Bands from New York Famous TV Actors from Chicago Famous People From Chicago Famous Female Musicians Famous Female Singer-songwriters Famous Film Actors From Chicago Arista Records Complete Artist Roster Famous Rowan University Alumni Columbia Records Complete Artist Roster Famous Film Actors From Illinois Full Cast of Socialism Actors/Actresses Sony BMG Music Entertainment Complete Artist Roster Famous Female Poets