How can you forget TC Lundy of the Force MD’S. Not too many can do what he STILL does after over 25 years of smoking crack, etc. Now That’s A Falsetto! His song "Wild World" has frequently been covered by artists of various genres. She averaged about an album a year of her own work and has managed to also slide in several collaborations and benefit albums, not to mention an endlessly rigorous tour schedule. Your work is always great, but this is one of your GREATEST! As for the others, I’m beginning to think El might be too low, but there’s only so much room at the top with all these legends up there. From his work with Crosby Stills Nash and Young to his numerous solo albums, Neil Young has been a serious force in the folk-rock world. Phil still is performing although he has to be at least 71 years old. Are middle-aged rap icons the new ambassadors for our social issues, or just political pawns? His own Red House Records has produced a number of successful artists like Eliza Gilkyson and others. What about Bobby DeBarge from Switch, He should be top 8 easily! That’s talent! Wayne Cooper “Why have I lost You”, Cameo 1978 and 1980 version best falsetto and Philip Bailey 2nd, El And Bobby Debarge 3 and 4, No one sings falsetto light Philip Bailey does. seek information on a wide variety of topics including African-American hair care, health issues, relationship 3. He wants a spot on here. Dean did some falsetto but I believe it was someone else on most of the records. Scheesh…I’m thinking Top 152 (just kidding…well, not really ;P)…Oh…and I tremendously apologize…how could I forget to include the amazing Sam Smith…? Which one is it? Guthrie wrote thousands of songs in his lifetime, many of which are still being found. Very talented her good singer’s but not the best. Lou Christie: “Lightning Strikes.”  Another one of those songs that, as a kid, I always thought a woman sang (at least the famous falsetto chorus). Although this quartet only enjoyed a few years of success, those few years managed to help inspire a generation to turn their eyes and ears toward traditional American folk music. “Tonight (best you ever had)” & “All of Me”…I know he’s not a huge falsetto singer, but how he glides into his falsetto on the word “all” makes the song. But to consider Gomez a falsetto would be going against the conventional wisdom that falsetto singing has been, for the most part, a man’s thing, which is ironic considering men have used it to hit high-pitched notes that are more naturally becoming of their female counterparts. Why is Russell Thompkins Jr. not #1? Brian and Jan and Dean often sang on the others’ recordings even though the label–Capital Records–frowned on it. Tunde Adebimpe has never been afraid to get high. From his early 60s topical tunes to his heartbreak songs of today, Dylan is easily one of the greatest American folk artists. Pete Seeger is, undeniably, one of the most prolific and influential artists in the history of American music. While these guys sound great on CD I’ve heard them sing live which is how I judge if they truly have vocals we can call above average and can be considered gifted. I also just discovered that Prince’s NPG folks removed his video from YouTube, which means we can’t see it. His dark, spiritual love songs have been frequently covered by artists of all sorts. He's easily one of the most influential artists in the genre, and one of the most gifted instrumentalists. Because the emphasis of his music was always songwriting and lyricism, showing off his octave-leaping vocal range was never the highest on Buckley’s priority list. 9. That’s doubtful. See more ideas about Singer, Rock and roll, Musician. Patty Griffin is a songwriter's songwriter and has become highly respected across all musical genres for her numerous compositions. In my best falsetto voice, I hope you enjoyed this tiptoe through the falsetto maze with me…and, as always, thanks for all the love and support. From his time with the Almanac Singers to the Weavers, his refusal to testify in the McCarthy era, and subsequent blacklisting. Although both Art Garfunkel and Paul Simon have had careers since the duo split up, and although Paul Simon has become a rather influential, prolific songwriter, it's hard to deny the level of artistry they were able to achieve as a pair. 10 Great Falsetto Singers Post navigation < > The ultimate high-pitch mixtape By carlin burton Features & Lists, Host Blogs, Hosts, Music 06.02.2014 Facebook Twitter Valentines Day …