In the history of the music industry there were a lot of singers. Nowadays we can listen to various styles of music. Every day new stars appear, win fans, and top the charts. Some singers stop their career. However, there were some singers who will never be forgotten. We’ve mentioned a list of ten best singers of all times and offer you to check it out.
10. Bruce Dickinson — (1958 - present)
Bruce Dickinson is one of the most famous heavy metal vocalists. His strong high voice and style of singing influenced the formation of a new generation of musicians. Bruce was frontman of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden, which he left in 1993, however, returned in 1999. Also, he was a civil aviation pilot.
9. Chester Bennington — (1976 – 2017)
Chester Bennington was an American rock musician, especially the most known vocalist of Linkin Park. It’s common knowledge that he hanged himself in 2017 on the day of his close friend’s birthday, who committed suicide in the same way two months earlier. Nobody knows the true reasons for such an act.
8. Frank Sinatra — (1915 - 1998)
Frank changed every aspect of American culture and became a true legend of the music world. His “velvet” timbre of voice is still nice to listen in any mood. He was considered to be the standard of musical style and taste. When he died, journalists said: “Forget about the calendar, today is the end of the 20th century”.
7. John Lennon — (1940 – 1980)
If you have never heard about Lennon, welcome back to Earth. He is one of the most outstanding people of Great Britain. According to BBC, he is the 8th in the list of 100 greatest British. It was so because of his singer and management talents, which made The Beatles well known all over the world.
6. Whitney Houston — (1963 – 2012)
When Whitney was found dead, the world lost one of the best voices ever existed. Her life was full of various activities: she was a model, an actress, the author of election anthem of Saddam Hussein; she had problems with drugs and police. But we remember only her beautiful voice and a large number of her awards.
5. Paul McCartney — (1942 - present)
The other member of the Beatles is Paul. He can play different instruments and learned it himself. Some people believe that he died in 1966 and his place was taken by his double. They even had some proofs of it. Paul got his star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2012.
4. Robert Plant — (1948 - present)
The key member of Led Zeppelin also was successful in a solo singing career after the group breakup. Robert Plant wrote almost all songs of LZ. He was performing bare-chested and drove all fans of live music crazy.
3. Elvis Presley — (1935 – 1977)
Elvis was known as The King. He made rock-n-roll popular all over the world and became the most commercially successful performer of pop music. His songs are still popular and recognizable.
2. Michael Jackson — (1958 – 2009)
How many people do you know who did not try to repeat the moonwalk of Michael? His performances were great; people all over the world were listening to his music and dancing like him. We don’t care about scandals connected to him. His songs are forever.
1. Freddie Mercury — (1946 – 1991)
Freddie was unique in life and unique after death. Bohemian Rhapsody made this singer famous again and the songs of Queen sound everywhere. Like any celebrity he was very scandalous: he left the group, started the career of a solo singer, returned back. His songs are unique and you will always recognize his voice among others.