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Singers with distinctive voices

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  1. calla lily

    calla lily Active Member

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    In an effort to get myself off to sleep last night, i was mentally listing which singers i thought had a distinctive voice (male or female) that sets them apart from other singers.

    The singers can be from any genre, i'll start with :

    Freddie Mercury

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  2. RubySoho

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    Ooohhh, this is fun! First two that spring to mind are:

    Eva Cassidy

    Ray Lamontagne

    two of my all time favourite voices...
     
  3. calla lily

    calla lily Active Member

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    Pleased that you're liking this thread RubySoho :D

    Janis Joplin and W. Axl Rose (from guns n roses)
     
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    Delta Goodrem
     
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    Two of my favourites

    Edith Piaf
    Billie Holiday
     
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    Conspiritualist New Member

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    Nina Simone
    Oh & what about Prince (he has about 4 distinctive voices)

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  7. beautystudent

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    I think Tina Turner has a distinctive voice...and Tom Jones :)
    (or do they sound kind of similar sometimes! lol)
     
  8. ro§ie

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    smokey robinson and (as we are doing it in 2's!)

    aretha franklin
     
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    Aretha Franklin

    My Favourite

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  10. Binah

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    Snap Rosie.

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    Bob Marley

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  12. calla lily

    calla lily Active Member

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    Mick Hucknall
     
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    lol snap indeed...

    what about green (scritti politti) who prayed like aretha franklin ;)
     
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    Bob Dylan....
     
  15. Conspiritualist

    Conspiritualist New Member

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    - err 'Wood Beez' ;) (see I get ya) - but does bring Al Green to mind too

    Aaron Neville anyone? - Not that many hits, but one classic and quite a distinctive voice for a such a bruiser eh :cool:



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    aaron neville :) co-sung with linda ronstad with 'I don't know much' in the top 3 of my favourite love songs... don't know if anyone here watches Scrubs but Turk does a good impression of aaron lol :) it's a very distictive voice
     
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    shall i tell you like it is? ;)

    akon, as a newer sound... so also, snoop dogg (do rappers count as singers?)
     
  19. oakapple

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    Ozzy Osbourne.......
     
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    So nobody thought of Rod Stewart yet then?? :cool:
     

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