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A deceased artist playlist




  • Alan

    You mean like a majority of jazz and classical?  Or could you be more specific?

  • Mindi Hennie
    Yea, you could call it "legends" or something.
  • Peace Love Nirvana95
    Like Kurt Cobain, Elvis Presley, John Lennon, George Harrison, and Freddie Mercury?
  • Lionel C.

    Van McCoy - The Hustle
    Patti Page - Tennessee Waltz
    Phil Lynnott - Old Town
    Elvis Presley - Suspicious Minds
    Kirsty MacColl - They Don't Know
    The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money Mo Problems
    Judee Sill – Jesus Was a Cross Maker
    Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off
    Kirsty MacColl - They Don't Know
    Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
    Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing
    Audrey Hepburn - Moon River
    Luther Vandross – Never Too Much
    Judy Garland - Over The Rainbow
    The Bobby Fuller Four – Let Her Dance
    Bob Marley - No Woman No Cry
    Ofra Haza - Im Nin'alu
    Peter Allan - I Go To Rio
    Dusty Springfield - Son of a Preacher Man
    Nirvana – All Apologies
    Bobby Darin - Dream Lover
    Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All
    Falco - Jeanny
    Amy Winehouse - Valerie
    Larry Williams - Boney Moronie
    Aaliyah - Are You That Somebody
    Dan Hartman – I Can Dream About You
    Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun
    Billy Stewart - Summertime
    Divine - Shoot Your Shot
    The Doors – Love Her Madly
    Édith Piaf - Milord
    Warren Zevon – Werewolves of London
    Mario Lanza - The Donkey Serenade
    Donna Summer - I Feel Love
    John Lennon – Imagine
    Minnie Riperton - Inside My Love
    Robert Palmer - Johnny And Mary
    'Mama' Cass Elliot - Dream A Little Dream
    Nat King Cole - Unforgettable
    Jim Croce – Time in a Bottle
    Eva Cassidy - Songbird
    Freddy Mercury - Living On My Own
    Marilyn Monroe - I Wanna Be Loved By You
    Eazy-E - Eazy-Er Said Than Dunn
    Vicki Brown – Stay With Me 'Til The Morning
    Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - You're All I Need To Get By
    Laura Branigan - I Know You By Heart
    Sam Cooke - Cupid
    Patsy Cline - Crazy
    Curtis Mayfield - Move on Up
    Mindy McCready - Ten Thousand Angels
    Michael Jackson - Human Nature
    Andrea True Connection - More, More, More
    Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah
    Teddy Pendergrass - Love T.K.O.
    The Andrews Sisters - Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
    Johnny Cash - Ring Of Fire
    Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes - The Block Party
    Buddy Holly - Everyday
    Janis Joplin - Mercedes Benz
    Telly Savalas - Some Broken Hearts Never Mend
    Mary Wells - My Guy
    Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit
    Lynyrd Skynyrd - Sweet Home Alabama
    Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World
    Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares for Me
    Roy Orbison - You've Got It
    Tammy Wynette - Stand By Your Man
    Vickie Sue Robinson - Turn The Beat Around
    Phil Ochs - Outside A Small Circle Of Friends
    Mary Wells - My Guy
    Ricky Nelson - Hello Mary-Lou
    Joe South - Hush
    Tupac Shakur - Dear Mama
    The Waitresses - I Know What Boys Like
    The Doors - Love Her Madly
    Joe Tex - I Gotcha
    Johnny Cash & June Carter - Jackson
    Dan Fogelberg - Longer
    Nico - These Days
    Rick James - Glow
    Nadieh – Windforce 11
    Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
    Otis Redding - Try A Little Tenderness
    La Bouche - Be My Lover
    Bee Gees - Too Much Heaven
    Loleatta Holloway - Love Sensation
    Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy
    Teena Marie - Square Biz
    René Klijn - Mister Blue
    Isaac Hayes - Theme From 'Shaft'
    Miriam Makeba - Pata Pata
    Captain Jack - Captain Jack
    Billy Preston - Nothing From Nothing
    Shocking Blue - Venus
    Andy Williams - Music To Watch Girls By
    Jacques Brel - Ne me quitte pas
    Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World
    Elliot Smith - Between The Bars
    Margaret Singana - We Are Growing (single remix)
    James Brown - Living In America
    Erma Franklin - Piece Of My Heart
    Fad Gadget - Collapsing New People
    Dalida - Paroles, Paroles
    Syryta - Harmour Love
    Ramones - Pet Semetery
    Etta James - I Just Want to Make Love to You
    Scott McKenzie - San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair)
    Frank Zappa - Don't Eat the Yellow Snow
    Lena Horne - Stormy Weather
    George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
    Barbara Acklin - Am I The Same Girl?
    Drafi Deutscher - Marmor, Stein und Eisen bricht
    Jackie Wilson & LaVern Baker - Think Twice
    Frank Sinatra - Swinging On A Star
    Laura Nyro- Stoned Soul Picnic
    Scatman John - Scatman
    Solomon Burke - Don't Give Up On Me
    Peggy Lee - Fever
    Jerry Reed - Guitar Man
    Jenni Rivera - Culpable O Inocente
    John Denver - Annie's Song
    Nicolette Larson - Lotta Love
    Jerry Reed - Guitar Man
    Marlene Dittrich - Where Have All The Flowers Gone
    INXS - Suicide Blonde
    Randy VanWarmer - Just When I Needed You Most
    Rosemary Clooney - Mambo Italiano
    Herman Brood - Saturday Night
    Sylvester - Do You Wanna Funk
    Charlie Rich - The Most Beautiful Girl
    Van McCoy - The Hustle
    Klaus Nomi - Total Eclipse
    Ella Fitzgerald - Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
    Harry Nilsson - Without You
    Dee Dee Warwick - You're No Good
    Dean Martin - Sway
    Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
    Timi Yuro - Hurt
    Billy Preston & Syreeta - With You I'm Born Again
    Joey Ramone - What A Wonderful World
    Little Eva - The Locomotion
    Edwin Starr - War
    Arthur Conley - Sweet Soul Music
    Perry Como - Magic Moments
    Betty Everett - The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
    Fred Neil - Everybody's Talkin'
    Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
    Heavy D & The Boyz - Now That We Found Love

  • Narndt574

    This list is also being worked on by the songpop addicts team so i list should arrive soon on that.Some names on that lengthy list in the comments in addition to many not.We made the cut off age 50.

  • Darryl

    Alice in Chains - Rooster

  • Ian Bishop
    No Rain - Blind Melon and any by Jimi Hendrix
  • Ian Bishop
    How about some Malcolm McLaren? Made some fab songs as well
  • Jamaicansunset
    I think a diversified list of deceased artists would be a wonderful tribute. Not sure if anyone added: Etta James Janis Joplin Peter Frampton Eartha Kitt The list can go on and on
  • Darryl

    Mario Lanza, Johnny Ace, Brian Jones (Rolling Stones), Cliff Burton (Metallica), Randy Rhodes(Ozzy Osborne), Eddie Cochran, Big Bopper, Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Aaliyah 

  • Darryl

    Minnie Ripperton - Loving You

  • Narndt574

    1)Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You

    2)Janis Joplin - Piece Of My Heart

    3)Pennywise - Bro Hymn

    4)Tlc - No Scrubs

    5)Doors - Touch Me

    6)Queen - Save Me

    7)Bob Marley - Stir It Up

    8)Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On

    9)Avenged Sevenfold - So Far Away

    10)Buddy Holly - Peggy Sue

    11)Ritchie Valens - La Bamba

    12)Elvis Presley - Suspicious Minds

    13)Tammi Terrell - All I Do Is Think About You

    14)Lynyrd Skynyrd - Free Bird

    15)Amy Winehouse - Rehab

    16)Hank Williams - Lovesick Blues

    17)Otis Reding - Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay

    18)Teddy Pendergrass - When Somebody Loves you Back

    19)Steve Ray Vaughan - Pride And Joy

    20)Sex Pistols - Bodies

    21)Nate Dogg - Music And Me

    22)D-12 - My Band

    23)Wu Tang Clan - C.R.E.A.M

    24)Mindy McCready - Guys Do It All The Time

    25)Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays

    26)Yardbirds - Heart Full Of Soul

    27)Eazy E - Boyz N' Tha Hood

    28)T-Rex - 20th Century Boy

    29)Jim Croce - I Got a Name

    30)Harry Chaplin - Cats In The Craddle

    31)Nick Drake - Day Is Done

    32)Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace

    33)Sublime - Santeria

    34)Blind Mellon - No Rain

    35)Alice In Chains - Man In The Box

    36)Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Hey Hey, My My

    37)Harry Nilson - Without You

    38)Nirvana - Come As You Are

    39)Milli Vanilli - Girl, I'm Gonna Miss You

    40)Jimmy Hendrix - Purple Haze

    41)Michael Jackson - Gone Too Soon

    42)Patsy Cline - Crazy

    43)Selena - Dreaming Of  You

    44)Manic Street Preachers - If You Tolerate This The Your Children Will Be Next

    45)Mars Volta - Wax Simulacra

    46)Badfinger - Day After day

    47)Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

    48)Joy Division - Love You Tear Us Appart

    49)Pantera - Cowboys From Hell

    50)Clash - Janie Jones

    51)John Denver - Country Roads

    52)Minnie Riperton - Come Inside

    53)Judee Sill - The Kiss

    54)Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

    55)Robert Johnson - Crossroad

    56)Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything

    57)Beastie Boys - Sure Shot

    58)Inxs - Beautiful Girl

    59)Thin Lizzy - Dedication

    60)Grateful Dead - Ripple

    61)Big Pun - Twinz

    62)Run Dmc - You Talk Too Much

    63)Falco - Rock Me Amadeus

    64)Ricky Nelson - Travelin' Man

    65)Jim Reeves - I Love You Because

    66)Eddie Cochran - Summertime Blues

    67)Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

    68)Elliott Smith - Say Yes

    69)Phyllis Hyman - Old Friend

    70)Heavy D & The Boyz - Nuttin' But Love

    71)Who - Real Good Looking Boy

    72)Rolling Stones - She's So Cold

    73)Eva Cassidy - Songbird

    74)Beach Boys - Wouldn't It Be Nice

    75)Allman Brothers - Jessica

    76)Dave Matthews Band - Crush

    77)Warrant - Uncle Tom's Cabin

    78)Tv On The Radio - Wolf Like Me

    79)Chicago - Hard To Say I'm Sorry

    80)Bobby Darin - Splish Splash

    81)The Mamas And The Papas - California Dreamin'

    82)Replacements - Alex Chilton

    83)Nothorius Big - Mo Money,Mo Problems

    84)Aaliyah - Try Again

    85)Drowning Pool - Bodies

    86)Morphine - Early To Bed

    87)La Bouche - Be My Lover

    88)2pac - Keep Ya Head Up

    89)Dinah Washington - What A difference a Day Makes?

    90)Boyzone - When You Say Nothing At All

    91)Wilco - Outtasitte (Outtamind)

    92)Vic Chesnutt - Worst Friend

    93)Jay Reatard - It Ain't Gonna Save Me

    94)John Lennon - Imagine

    95)Riot - Outlaw

    96)Slipnot - Before I Forget That

    97)Hole - Violet

    98)Uriah Heep - Easy Livin'

    99)Van Mccoy - The Hustle

    100)Toto - Africa

    101)New York Dolls - Personality Crisis

    102)Driftes - Under The Boardwalk

    103)Booker T & the MG's - Green Onions

    104)Glenn Miller - In The Mood

    105)Kiss - God Gave Rock N' Roll To You

    106)Sylvester - You Make Me Feel

    107)Waterboys - The Whole Of The Moon

    108)Echo & The Bunnymen - Bring On The Dancing Horses

    109)Fairport Convention - Who Knows Where The Time Goes

    110)Parliament - Give Up The Funk

    111)Smashing Pumpkins - Ava Adore

    112)Bill Fury - Once Upon A Dream

    113)Peter Tosh - Johnny Be Good

    114)Big Country - In A Big Country

    115)Ratt - Lay It Down

    116)Pretenders - Don't Get Me Wrong

    117)Band - It Makes No Diference

    118)Chic - Everybody Dance

    119)Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

    120)Supremes - Stop! In The Name Of Love

    121)Mc5 - Ramblin' Rose

    122)Nat King Cole - Unforgattable

    123)Split Enz - I Got You

    124)Ministry - Flashback

    125)Styx - Mr. Roboto

    126)Byrds - Turn,Turn,Turn

    127)Laura Branigan - Gloria

    128)B52's - Legal Tender

    129)Rory Gallagher - Shadow Play

    130)Helloween - I Want Out

    131)Creedence Clearwater Revival - Hey Tonight

    132)Laura Nyro - Stoned Soul Picnic

    133)Temptations - Ball Of Confusion

    134)Jackie Wilson - Lonely Teardrops

    135)Zapp - Be All Right

    136)Guru - The Anthem

    137)Boogie Down Productions - My Philosophy

    138)Dan Hartman - I Can Dream About You

    139)Baltimora - Tarzan Boy

    140)Stooges - Tv Eye

    141)Lost Boyz - Lifestyles Of The Rich And Shameless

    142)Inner Circle - Da Bomb

    143)Deep Purple - Burn

    144)Jermaine Stewart - We Dont Have To Take Our Clothes Off

    145)Gwar - Jack The World

    146)Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

    147)Big L - Put It On

    148)Nwa - Fuck The Police

    149)Mel & Kim - Respectable

    150)Bobby Fuller Four - I Fought The Law


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