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Top 100 New Wave/80s Best Vocalists (In Order)

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Top 100 New Wave/80s Best Vocalists (In Order)

Postby NuWavo80s » Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:14 pm

This was a timely endeavor. I love New Wave & I love making lists.
I really tried to be unbiased as possible.
I tried to judge the individuals on originality and singing ability.
An example of this is Phillip Oakey. He is one of my favorite singers,
but he's not the greatest singer, technically speaking.
So he's #100 on the list.

Check it out.
Post an add-on and where you think they should be placed on the list.
I know there will be several revisions.

Top 100 New Wave/80s Best Vocalists (In Order)

1. Annie Lennox
2. George Michael
3. Alison Moyet
4. Boy George
5. Billy MacKenzie
6. Morten Harket
7. Marian Gold
8. Paul Young
9. Sting
10. Midge Ure
11. Tony Hadley
12. Andy Bell
13. Peter Cox
14. Bono
15. Dr. Robert
16. David Byrne
17. Russell Mael
18. Bob Geldof
19. Robert Palmer
20. Martha Davis
21. Chris Difford & Glenn Tilbrook
22. Morrissey
23. Richard Darbyshire
24. Gary Daly
25. Tracey Thorn
26. Neil Finn
27. Cyndi Lauper
28. Clark Datchler
29. Kevin Rowland
30. Claudia Brücken
31. Kirsty MacColl
32. Klaus Nomi
33. Martin Fry
34. Belinda Carlisle
35. Edwyn Collins
36. Patsy Kensit
37. Mark Hollis
38. David Freeman
39. Toyah
40. Terri Nunn
41. Susanna Hoffs
42. Michael Hutchence
43. Trevor Herion
44. Glenn Gregory
45. Peter Byrne
46. Roland Gift
47. Danielle Dax
48. Zaine Griff
49. Howard Jones
50. Lisa Gerrard
51. Dave Gahan
52. Joe Jackson
53. Elizabeth Fraser
54. Siouxsie Sioux
55. Jimmy Somerville
56. Kim Wilde
57. Martin L. Gore
58. Jim Kerr
59. David Sylvian
60. Allan Jensen
61. Annabel Lamb
62. Curt Smith
63. Sal Solo
64. Simon Le Bon
65. Roland Orzabal
66. Zaine Griff
67. Gary Clark
68. Aimee Mann
69. Lloyd Cole
70. David Sterry
71. Nick Heyward
72. Green Gartside
73. Elvis Costello
74. Stuart Adamson
75. Colin Vearncombe
76. Patty Smyth
77. Robert Smith
78. Geoff Barradale
79. Brian John Canham
80. Dave Wakeling
81. Ric Ocasek
82. Fee Waybil
83. Ian McNabb
84. Paul Weller
85. Deborah Harry
86. Neil Tennant
87. Dale Bozzio
88. Ian McCulloch
89. Pete Burns
90. Peter Schilling
91. Iva Davies
92. Ben Volpeliere-Pierrot
93. Ian Astbury
94. Marc Almond
95. Richard Butler
96. Limahl
97. Feargal Sharkey
98. Cy Curnin
99. Lene Lovich
100. Phillip Oakey
Last edited by NuWavo80s on Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:52 am, edited 2 times in total.
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