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 Post subject: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:00 am 
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Ok so I'm always thinking about who my most favorite singers are, but I want to hear from others too!! so if you were forced to choose who would they be? I know there's tons more that should get mentioned!! but off the top of your head give me 10 of your very favorite ones:

girls:

Angela Bofill
Phyllis Hyman
Deniece Williams
Renee Diggs (from the band Starpoint)
Candye Edwards (from the band One Way and solo)
DeDe Leitta (from the band RJ's Latest Arrival)
Cheryl Lynn
Shirley Jones (from the Jones Girls)
Mary Davis (from the SOS Band)
Janice Marie Johnson (from A Taste of Honey)

guys:

Ronald Isley (from Isley Bros.)
Larry Graham (from Graham Central Station and solo)
George Duke
Ernesto Phillips (from Starpoint)
Charlie Wilson (Gap Band)
Lenny Williams
Curtis Mayfield
Howard Hewett (Shalamar and solo)
Bobby Debarge (from Switch)
James "D-Train" Williams (D-Train and solo)


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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Mon Sep 07, 2009 10:42 am 
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Skyyjammer..
We have had threads in the past where we have named our favourite female and male vocalists of the disco era but I can see no harm in listing our top ten favourites from all the genres of music out there!
So here are mine in no particualr order....


My Top Ten Female Vocalists;

1. Rochelle Fleming
2. Gladys Knight
3. Loleatta Holloway
4. Jocelyn Brown
5. Whitney Houston
6. Roberta Flack
7. Randy Crawford
8. Dihna Washington
9. Martha Walsh
10. Ella Fitzgerald

My Top Ten Male Vocalists;

1. Marvin Gaye
2. Sam Cooke
3. Edwin Starr
4. Lou Rawls
5. Charlie Wilson
6. Otis Reading
7. Elvis Presley
8. James Brown
9. Luther Vandross
10. Teddy Pendergrass

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Sat Sep 26, 2009 11:06 am 
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Hey Guys & Gals..where you?
Would be very interested along with Skyyjamer to see fellow members choices..So c'mon Pooch, Pflext, Jay, Dancer, King C, Discoguy, Barbraella, Fagio etc..Let's see your choices!

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:15 am 
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Soul-Boy and Skyyjammer,

It's not an easy task, need a second thought about this !

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2009 3:06 pm 
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1. Grace Jones
2. Amanda Lear
3. Astrud Gilberto
4. Gal Costa
5. Asha Puthli
6. Jocelyn Brown
7. Stephanie DeSykes
8. Sue Glover
9. Barbra Ingram
10. Evette Benton
Guys are much harder...do I actually know that many male singers I like to listen to?
1. Serge Gainsbourg
2. some Teddy Pendergrass
3. some Barry White
4. some Lou Rawls...
and that's it.


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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Tue Sep 29, 2009 12:49 pm 
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No way to be just 10!!!!
In no particular order:
Top Females voices:

Jocelyn Brown
Loleatta Holloway
Rochelle Fleming
Linda Clifford
Sharon Redd
Marlena Shaw
Barbra Streisand
Chaka Khan
Patti Labelle
Aretha Franklin
Phyllis Hyman
Candi Staton
Randy Crawford
Gladys Knight
Barbara Roy
Cheryl Lynn
Thelma Houston
Diana Ross
Viola Wills
Melba Moore
Shirley Bassey
Carol Williams
Deniece Williams
Gloria Scott
Grace Jones



Top Male voices:

Luther Vandross
Teddy Pendergrass
Marvin Gaye
Bill Withers
Barry White
Curtis Mayfield
Isaac Hayes
Jeffrey Osborne
Sylvester
Bobby Womack
Billy Griffin
Colonel Abrams
James ''D Train'' Williams
Curtis Hairston


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 Post Posted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 11:12 am 
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Hi,I am newbie and ita s great site.I like it very much.

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:44 am 
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Welcome Hardik !

Feel free to post your thoughts about Disco around the Forum !
Hope you'll enjoy it here !

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Mon Oct 11, 2010 7:09 am 
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Hi Friends ,
Top Females voices:

Jocelyn Brown
Rochelle Fleming
Sharon Redd
Patti Labelle
Phyllis Hyman
Candi Staton
Randy Crawford
Barbara Roy
Cheryl Lynn
Diana Ross
Viola Wills
Loleatta Holloway
Gloria Scott
Grace Jones
Linda Clifford



Top Male voices:

Luther Vandross
Teddy Pendergrass
Marvin Gaye
Bill Withers
Curtis Mayfield
Isaac Hayes
Jeffrey Osborne
Sylvester
Bobby Womack
Billy Griffin
James ''D Train'' Williams
Curtis Hairston
Barry White

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
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Hardik,

GREAT ACTS... and vocalists !!!

Thanks for sharing !

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Wed Oct 13, 2010 8:01 pm 
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Hardik wrote:
Hi Friends ,
Top Females voices:

Jocelyn Brown
Rochelle Fleming
Sharon Redd
Patti Labelle
Phyllis Hyman
Candi Staton
Randy Crawford
Barbara Roy
Cheryl Lynn
Diana Ross
Viola Wills
Loleatta Holloway
Gloria Scott
Grace Jones
Linda Clifford



Top Male voices:

Luther Vandross
Teddy Pendergrass
Marvin Gaye
Bill Withers
Curtis Mayfield
Isaac Hayes
Jeffrey Osborne
Sylvester
Bobby Womack
Billy Griffin
James ''D Train'' Williams
Curtis Hairston
Barry White


Can't fault this list...wonderful and a warm welcome to the site!

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 Post subject: Re: TOP 10 SINGERS: Male and Female....????
 Post Posted: Thu Oct 28, 2010 12:49 pm 
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Hey Thanks guys for such a warm welcome!!! as the purpose of joining this forum to know different clubs around the globe and world famous singers and bands.

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