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Maidservants to the muse: professional female musicians in Roman Italy, 200 BC - 400 AD: a consideration of the contexts in which female musicians were employed in Roman Italy, the demographics of this group and the socioeconomic implications of their pro. CMT All-Time Top 40 : Watch Music Videos, See Artists Photos and View the Latest News from CMT's Top 40. "The Immortals: The 100 Greatest Artists of all Time," by "Rolling Stone" Magazine. RYM relies on advertising income to support the site.

"The Immortals: The 100 Greatest Artists of all Time," by "Rolling Stone" Magazine.

Please consider adding an exception to adblock for rateyourmusic.com, or subscribing to help with bandwidth/server costs. Sign up or Log in to catalog your music and film collection, receive recommendations, and create and share your own lists. List of Top Musicians & Artists. List of Greatest Rock Artists. Acclaimed Music - The Top 1000 Artists of All Time. Vote The Top 12 Artists of All Time!! Top 20 Musicians of All Time, in Any Genre: The Complete List. Yeah, yeah, we know.

Top 20 Musicians of All Time, in Any Genre: The Complete List

The top 20 greatest musicians of all time, in any genre. Where do we get off? Well, we'll tell you where we get off -- at Accuracy Station. The 50 Best British Artists of All Time. 10.

The 50 Best British Artists of All Time

Led Zeppelin Why: His Band of Joy may have his full attention now, but back in the day Robert Plant was busy inspiring future generations of metalheads with his trademark shriek.Essential track: “Whole Lotta Love” 9. Elvis Costello. Who are the top 5 hip hop artists of all time? - Quora. 10 Best Reggae Artists of All Time - EnkiVillage. Slide 6: 15 Greatest Music Artists Of All Time. The Top Ten Greatest Disco Artists of All Time. Ok, I’ll admit it, I was a closet disco fan and have been since the late 1970’s.

The Top Ten Greatest Disco Artists of All Time

Although I came out in the early 1980s, I was dancing to new wave with a little disco mixed in. The first time I heard Bronski Beat’s version of the Donna Summer song, “I Feel Love” and Q-Feel’s “Dancing in Heaven,” I could no longer deny my desire; I was a disco fan and no intervention could cure me. Number Ten: Giorgio Moroder. If you’ve never heard of Giorgio Moroder, don’t feel bad. The Italian-based producer-performer has launched several careers and has produced some of the top artists as Donna Summer, David Bowie, Blondie and Kylie Minogue. Number Nine: Sylvester. While his self-titled debut went unnoticed, his second release Step ll would find some chart success with the singles “You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)” and “Dance (Disco Heat).” While he would go on to release three more albums, they could not top the success of “Funk.” Number Eight: Barry White. Number Seven: Chic. Top 40 Pop Music Artists of All Time. 36.

Top 40 Pop Music Artists of All Time

Beyonce Beyonce Knowles first made her appearance on the pop music scene as part of the trio Destiny's Child. They landed nine top 3 singles including four that went all the way to #1. Since venturing out on her own as a solo artist Beyonce has landed in the top 3 seven more times including four more #1's. Yet, there is a sense that, at the age of 28, she is really just getting started. Essential Songs. Motown's Greatest Artists Of All Time. 101 Best Christian Artists Of All Time. Christian music is a blossoming industry right now and the reason for that is the number of flourishing talented artists that have sprung up over the last three decades.

101 Best Christian Artists Of All Time

Both male and female artists alike are releasing hit after hit. There is no shortage on Christian contemporary bands either, with veteran groups like Mercy Me and Third Day still producing hit albums, we have also seen the recent emergence of groups like Sanctus Real and Tenth Avenue North that have great music and a positive message. This is a list counting down the 101 greatest Christian artists of all time featuring the artist’s name, albums, and hit singles. Enjoy the countdown and tell the F&E team who your favorite of all time is in the comment section at bottom. 101. Albums: “Attention”, “Day After Day”, “Mountains Move” Greatest Dubstep Artists of All Time - Top 10. By: Jordan Calvano Compiling a list of the top dubstep artists of all time is not an easy task.

Greatest Dubstep Artists of All Time - Top 10

It’s not just a “who’s who” of the last few years, or even a “Best of 2012” type list—it’s of all time. This means you have to dig way back into genre obscurity to make sure you’re not missing any crucial producers, simultaneously highlighting those wrecking shit today. This list divulges those producers who’ve innovated, created, and took risks towards establish something fresh; highlighting the founders of the genre, those who helped evolve it, and those currently making their mark.

Napoli School of Music Top Jazz Artists of All Time [Guest Blog Post] Jazz music is said to come from the soul.

Napoli School of Music Top Jazz Artists of All Time [Guest Blog Post]

A genre of music that emanated from African-American communities during the late 19th and early 20th century, jazz has become one of the most popular musical genres across the globe. Over time, different cultures have added different styles and improvisations to the genre creating various unique sub-genres of jazz. Genres such as blues, swing, rock & roll, funk, rhythm & blues and pop can all be traced back to jazz. Throughout jazz history, musical giants like Billie Holiday, John Coltrane and Benny Goodman have helped transcend the genre into one of the most popular and significant aspects of American culture. Studies have shown that listening to jazz music can increase one’s focus and energy, raise one’s heart rate, increase motivation and boost productivity. Top 10 Most Sampled Jazz Artists of All Time. Words: Sophie Ramayrat & Chris Read Jazz, in its more traditional forms, it’s fair to say is viewed by many as somewhat unnavigable musical territory, but the influence of jazz remains evident across the modern musical spectrum.

Top 10 Most Sampled Jazz Artists of All Time

This year, Snoop Dogg thanked Herbie Hancock (who ranks third in this list) for “inventing hip hop” at the Kennedy Center Honors gala. Aside from the lineage of jazz to funk to hip hop to pop and various other fusions and hybrids in between, jazz artists continue to adapt and innovate. Robert Glasper’s ‘Best RnB album’ Grammy win for his 2012 Blue Note Long Player, Black Radio, proved that jazz can still—in some sense—be pop, while Gregory Porter‘s comparable success showed that jazz can be both contemporary, innovative and popular without the presence of featured artists from the worlds of hip hop and RnB. 10. The Greatest Electronic Music Artists Of All Time. Best New York hip-hop: The 50 greatest NYC hip-hop artists. New York is the hip-hop music capital of the world.

Best New York hip-hop: The 50 greatest NYC hip-hop artists

You can argue with us all you like, but we will simply respond with geography and genius—the raw statistics that tell you everything you need to know about the city and its still-unfurling legacy. Untitled. The recent catastrophe that was Robin Thicke's Paula album restores a degree of faith in humanity. For a while, it was almost impossible to avoid this purveyor of misogynistic drivel clogging up the radio and television. The follow-up to last year's massive Blurred Lines sold a mere 24,000 copies in the United States, 530 in Britain, and only 54 in Australia. So, as it seems the world has tuned out to Thicke, here are ten artists that were criminally underrated in their day, that deserved more airplay, sales, or critical attention than they were given.

Certainly more than Thicke deserved anyway. Top 10 female country artists of all time: Who makes the list? By Jim Harrington, jharrington@bayareanewsgroup.com Posted: 09/18/2014 12:56:25 PM PDT3 Comments|Updated: 8 months ago Martina McBride hit No. 1 -- yet again -- with the release of her 12th studio album, "Everlasting," in April. It marked the fifth time the singer has topped the country album charts. It also underscored that McBride deserves to be ranked among the greatest female vocalists in country music history.

But who else is on that list? 1. Rolling Stone's 100 Immortals and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Back in 2004, Rolling Stone magazine celebrated the 50th birthday of rock & roll by compiling a list of the 50 greatest artists of all-time calling them "The Immortals. " A year later, they added 50 more to the list. Here is how they did it: The Immortals began last year with the creation of a panel of fifty-five top musicians, historians, industry executives and critics, selected by the editors of Rolling Stone. Voters were asked to pick, in order of preference, the twenty artists they deemed to be the most significant and influential of rock's first fifty years, those whose work continues to have an impact today. More than 125 artists were named.

Top-Rated Artists Of All Time. iHeartRadio Artists vs. Best Artists of All Time. Big Data analytics might be able to predict the music stars of the future, but as for music’s present-day stars, many could be found onstage at the recent 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival. From Taylor Swift and Coldplay to Usher and 50 Cent, there’s no question that this year’s two-day festival gave music fans their money’s worth. Still, if you’re a fan of both music and data, and who isn’t, you can’t help but wonder how today’s top musical talents stack up to the most popular musical artists of all time. Figuring that you were secretly dying to know, we gathered some music statistics (average number of albums sold, weeks spent on Billboard 100, number of concerts played per year, average number of paparazzi punched, etc.,) crunched the numbers and charted them.

Here are some highlights of what we found. The Greatest Soul Music Hits of All Time - Various Artists. The ten best jazz pianists of all time. With the exception of players like Thelonious Monk or Art Tatum, piano players don't quite have the name recognition of their horn playing counterparts. All the same, these ivory ticklers play an equally integral role in jazz. 15 Most Influential Jazz Artists.

The Arts. 885artists_2006.pdf. The 50 Best Latin Singers and Pop Stars of All Time. Christina Aguilera She graduated from the teen pop era, and blasted into the pop scene with full force. The Grammy-winning sensation mesmerized audiences at an early age with her heavy vocals and instant star power. A few years later, she proved she was a crossover pop diva with her hit Spanish album, Mi Reflejo. For her fourth album, Stripped, Christina got a little "Dirrty" and expressed her sexuality with full force. Lauryn Hill, Barber Shop and Dolly Parton. The 13 Most Amazing Outsider Artists of All Time – Flavorwire. LeMec Music Net - All Time Top 30 Music Artists. RadioKaKa’s Journal – [Last.fm] Top 500 Artists of all time by listeners (as of 14 Feb 2012) – Last.fm. The 10 Best Male Rappers of All Time. The Top Ten Most Influential Rock Artists of All-Time. The funny thing about the impact of Bowie is that many of the people that originally influenced him (Lou, The Stones, Bolan, Eno) were also later influenced by Bowie's own work.

Even stranger is the fact that many of the artists that were initially influenced by Bowie (The Pixies, Morrissey, Nine Inch Nails) would also influence Bowie's own later work as well. Always reinventing his appearance along with his musical styles (R&B, blue-eyed soul, avant garde and even metal and industrial), Bowie never could actually stake claim to any of these movements. But he put his own stamp on them anyway and somehow conned us into believing that it was his idea all along. 100 Greatest Rock Artists. Popularity: Charted singles and albums (with some consideration as to the era in which they took place to establish context - albums were not big in the 50's and early 60's for rock artists and most put no effort into them, black rock artists mostly did not pay full attention to them until the early 70's; certain styles received little radio airplay which negatively affect single success, such as metal and early rap; pre-1955 rock also was made for and appealed to a racially segregated market, so the R&B Charts are more accurate as to what was popular within the rock community at the time, but that has to be balanced to reflect that post-1955 rock on the pop charts was not only competing with other rock, but also all of pop music as a whole).

It also includes sales figures and headlining appearances and so forth but these are considered secondarily. However, as with chart success, era and style specific context is factored in. It is based on roughly a 80/20 split for US/UK. The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time: 100-1. Top 20 Best Female Singers of All Time. Aretha Franklin also known as the Queen of Soul has re-defined American popular music for more than four decades now. Her incredible voice, sound and style have inspired numerous R&B and contemporary artists. Aretha has sold more million selling singles than any other female artist in history. She has also won eighteen Grammy’s and two honorary Awards.

Ms. Franklin during her long career have amassed twenty number one singles on the Billboard R&B charts and two #1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100. The music icon has been honored by several US presidents during her long career. Her many hits include Respect, "Chain of Fools," "Think," "You Make Me Feel like ( A Natural Woman)," "Rocksteady" and Dionne Warwick hit "I Say a Little Prayer" among many others. Comparing The Top Artists, Past And Present, By Vocal Range. The 50 Greatest British Bands of All-Time.

So something really awful happened recently, and to take my mind off it I decided to make a list of the 50 greatest British bands of all time. The actual list only took an hour or so to make, but it’s taken me a couple of weeks to write the necessary paragraph or two about each artist. I did my best to keep my personal tastes out of this list, insofar as that’s even possible. Best artists(non-rappers) of all-time.

Top Music Artists of All Time - most, greatest of everything ranked User Contributed Rankings - ShareRanks.com. The 100 best indie hip-hop records ever made. Skip to: #50 / #20, and stream the full list on Rdio, Spotify or YouTube. VinylSurrender All-time Music Charts. Top 20 Japanese Artists (All Time) - ARIGATO - OKWave.com. 10 Best Female Rap Artists Of All Time. All Music Guide: The Definitive Guide to Popular Music. All Music Guide to Country: The Definitive Guide to Country Music - Vladimir Bogdanov, Chris Woodstra, Stephen Thomas Erlewine. The best artists of all time... according to MySpace - FasterLouder.com.au.

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