If you are an aficionado of rock music, for sure there has been hundreds of rock music you’ve listened to up to this date. For all the songs you’ve listened to, there are artists that we can never forget despite how long it has been. With all the performances we’ve witnessed, there are male rock stars that have made their mark on stage and with the people’s lives. Check out the greatest male rock stars that we can never forget.
1. Jeff Buckley
Who doesn’t know Jeff Buckley? I bet all rock music enthusiasts know him and the kind of voice he has. If you try to listen to his song without even knowing who he is, you’ll end up in total silence. You’ll be amazed at how artistic and soulful his powerful voice is. It is the magic only a Jeff Buckley can give you.
His songs: Hallelujah, Grace, Forget Her, Nightmares of the Sea, Morning Theft, So Real and Lilac Wine
2. Farrokh Bulsara
He is not someone that everyone has heard off, but if you know who he is and how he sings, you know how powerful his voice can be because he is none other than Freddie Mercury. He is a one of a kind singer that can set your focus on him if you watch him perform. It is the power only the lead singer of Queen can give you.
His Songs: Bohemian Rhapsody, The Show Must Go ON, Killer Queen, We Will Rock You and Who Wants To Live Forever
3. Jim Morrison
When you hear the name Jim Morrison, I’m pretty sure you can connect it with so many aliases attributed to his name. He was called The Shaman, Mr. Mojo Risin, and The Lizard King because he was a singer that can sing through the soul. He had this feisty aura accompanied by the vast range of his voice.
His Songs: End of the Night, Light My Fire, Roadhouse Blues, The Crystal Ship, Love Street and Riders on the Storm
4. Chris Cornell
His voice is exemplary, and you should be able to notice that if you have heard thousands of rock music. He was the hottest item before the Cobain era started. Look up in the sky, and when you hear his voice, you’ll see how it will reach the clouds above. A little tip about him is that he wrote one of the best songs we have ever heard of a James Bond movie and he sang some tracks for the Avengers back in 2012.
His Songs: Can’t Change Me, Fell On Black Days, Black Hole Sun, You Know My Name, Live to Rise and When I’m Down
5. Elvis Presley
He is known as the King, and he deserves to be on the list. If you hear the name of Elvis, your mind would automatically turn back on time, and the first thing that will go in your mind is about good old great music. He also symbolized the rise of rock stars. His voice was simple but heartfelt and outstanding.
His Songs: Jailhouse Rock, Blue Suede Shoes, Mystery Train, Hard-headed Woman, Hound Dog and Don’t Be Cruel
6. Axl Rose
If you know Guns n Roses, for sure you know who Axl Rose is. He is the man who brought the band to the peak of their success. He is described in many ways, and some of it are not good. However, his voice is totally a different thing because his voice is phenomenal whatever others have to say about his attitude. You may not love him for how he is but anyone would fell in love for his voice.
His Songs: Welcome To The Jungle, Paradise City, Sweet Child O’ Mine, Rocket Queen, and November Rain
Those are the top six rock star singers that have made their mark, not just in our lives but also in history. A few more decades may pass, but their names are already engraved in history.