Acclaimed Music - The Top 100 Artists of the '60s

The Top 100 Artists of the '60s


1 The Beatles
2 The Rolling Stones
3 Bob Dylan
4 The Beach Boys
5 Jimi Hendrix
6 The Velvet Underground
7 Aretha Franklin
8 The Who
9 The Byrds
10 The Kinks
11 Otis Redding
12 James Brown
13 The Doors
14 The Band
15 Led Zeppelin
16 Creedence Clearwater Revival
17 Elvis Presley
18 John Coltrane
19 Sly and the Family Stone
20 Sam Cooke
21 Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
22 Simon and Garfunkel
23 Van Morrison
24 The Supremes
25 Roy Orbison
26 Marvin Gaye
27 Cream
28 Pink Floyd
29 Ray Charles
30 Four Tops
31 Jefferson Airplane
32 The Ronettes
33 Dusty Springfield
34 Love
35 Frank Zappa/The Mothers of Invention
36 Ike and Tina Turner
37 The Temptations
38 Leonard Cohen
39 Buffalo Springfield
40 The Righteous Brothers
41 Johnny Cash
42 Martha and The Vandellas
43 The Animals
44 The Stooges
45 The Drifters
46 The Crystals
47 Ben E. King
48 Miles Davis
49 The Shangri-La's
50 Neil Young
51 Patsy Cline
52 Nico
53 Small Faces
54 The Mamas and the Papas
55 Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band
56 The Kingsmen
57 Stan Getz
58 Procol Harum
59 The Impressions
60 The Monkees
61 Wilson Pickett
62 The Jackson 5
63 The Zombies
64 The Shirelles
65 Them
66 Glen Campbell
67 MC5
68 Serge Gainsbourg
69 Nick Drake
70 The Lovin' Spoonful
71 King Crimson
72 Etta James
73 Charles Mingus
74 Fairport Convention
75 B.B. King
76 The Flying Burrito Brothers
77 Dionne Warwick
78 Sam & Dave
79 Booker T. & The MG's
80 Del Shannon
81 David Bowie
82 Janis Joplin/Big Brother and The Holding Company
83 Howlin' Wolf
84 Crosby, Stills, Nash (& Young)
85 Dion
86 Percy Sledge
87 Spencer Davis Group
88 The Rascals
89 Desmond Dekker
90 Nancy Sinatra
91 Stevie Wonder
92 Frank Sinatra
93 Grateful Dead
94 The Troggs
95 Yardbirds
96 Donovan
97 Jackie Wilson
98 Steppenwolf
99 Traffic
100 Bill Evans