Good Music

by rmismine | created - 16 Nov 2013 | updated - 1 month ago | Public

My opinion They wouldn't let me put Stars Go Dim or Anarbor.

1. Thirty Seconds to Mars

Soundtrack | The Core

Their third single from " Beautiful Lie" "From Yesterday",also made history by being the first American rock video ever shot in China.

2. The All-American Rejects

Soundtrack | The Hitcher

The group is from Stillwater, Oklahoma. Top 10 songs from the group include "Swing, Swing" (2003) and "Dirty Little Secret" (2005). Their songs have appeared on VH1, MTV, AT40 (AT20 & AT10) with Casey Kasem and "The American Top 40 Countdown" with Ryan Seacrest.

3. Gotye

Soundtrack | Boyhood

Gotye was born as Wouter De Backer.

Gotye

4. Tyson Ritter

Actor | Miss You Already

Tyson Ritter is the lead vocalist and bass guitarist of The All American Rejects, a model and an actor.

Growing up, Ritter lived in Stillwater, Oklahoma. His early love for the stage took him to the local Town And Gown theatre where he played everything from Conrad Birdie to The Cowardly Lion. It ...

Solo

5. Rob Thomas

Soundtrack | Meet the Robinsons

Rob Thomas was born on February 14, 1972 in Landstuhl, West Germany as Robert Kelly Thomas. He has been married to Marisol Thomas since October 2, 1999.

Solo

6. Matchbox Twenty

Soundtrack | When in Rome

Rock band.

7. Daughtry

Soundtrack | WWE Backlash

Rock band.

8. Chris Daughtry

Soundtrack | American Idol: The Search for a Superstar

Chris Daughtry was born on December 26, 1979 in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, USA as Christopher Adam Daughtry. He has been married to Deanna Daughtry since November 11, 2000. They have four children.

Solo

9. America

Soundtrack | American Hustle

Inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2006.

10. Maroon 5

Soundtrack | Love Actually

Sophie Muller directed two of their videos, "She Will Be Loved" and "This Love".

11. AC/DC

Soundtrack | The Avengers

Honored with a 60¢ Australian commemorative postage stamp in the Living Legends series, issued 18 January 2013. Other performers honored in this issue were John Farnham, Paul Kelly, Ian 'Molly' Meldrum, Kylie Minogue, Olivia Newton-John, Cold Chisel, INXS, Men at Work, and The Seekers.

12. Backstreet Boys

Soundtrack | This Is the End

The Backstreet Boys is an American boy band consisting of A.J. McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Scott Richardson and Brian Littrell. They became famous in the 90's with their debut international album, Backstreet Boys (1996). They released their second international album, Backstreet's ...

13. Justin Timberlake

Soundtrack | Trolls

Justin Randall Timberlake was born on January 31, 1981, in Memphis, Tennessee, to Lynn (Bomar) and Randall Timberlake, whose own father was a Baptist minister. At the age of 11, he appeared on the show Star Search (1983), and even though he didn't win, it didn't dampen his ambitions. He also ...

Solo

14. *NSYNC

Soundtrack | Space Cowboys

Ranked #93 on VH1's 100 Sexiest Artists.

15. Nick Carter

Soundtrack | What a Girl Wants

Nickolas Gene Carter was born on January 28, 1980 in Jamestown, New York, to Jane Elizabeth (Spaulding) and Robert Gene Carter. As a child, he appeared in several television commercials, and, in 1989, auditioned for The All New Mickey Mouse Club (1989) (aka "The Mickey Mouse Club"). However, his ...

Solo

16. Aloe Blacc

Soundtrack | Killers

Aloe Blacc has been married to Maya Jupiter since 2010. They have one child.

17. Fall Out Boy

Soundtrack | Sex Drive

Nominated in two categories, Best Group Video and Viewer's Choice, for the 2006 MTV VMA's for their song Dance, Dance. They won the award for Viewer's Choice.

18. Walk the Moon

Soundtrack | Bad Moms

Members are Nicholas Petricca, Kevin Ray, Sean Waugaman, and Eli Maiman.

20. Dolly Parton

Soundtrack | The Porter Wagoner Show

Dolly Rebecca Parton was born on January 19, 1946, one of 12 children of Robert Lee Parton, a tobacco farmer, and Avie Lee Parton (née Owens). Dolly grew up on a run-down farm in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. At 12, she was appearing on Knoxville TV and, at 13, she was already recording on a small label...

21. Michael Fassbender

Actor | Shame

Michael Fassbender was born in Heidelberg, Germany, to a German father, Josef, and an Irish mother, Adele (originally from Larne, County Antrim, in Northern Ireland). Michael was raised in the town of Killarney, Co. Kerry, in south-west Ireland, where his family moved to when he was two years old. ...

He's not an artist, but he sings really good.

22. Imagine Dragons

Soundtrack | Transformers: Age of Extinction

Imagine Dragons is an alternative-rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada. Band members include frontman Dan Reynolds, bassist Ben McKee, guitarist Wayne Sermon, and drummer Daniel Platzman. As of 2015, they have released two studio albums. Their first, "Night Visions", was released in September of 2012 ...

23. Katherine Jenkins

Actress | Doctor Who

Katherine Jenkins was born on June 29, 1980 in Neath, Glamorgan, Wales. She has been married to Andrew Levitas since September 27, 2014. They have one child.

24. Garrett Hedlund

Actor | Tron

Born in Roseau, Minnesota, Garrett John Hedlund is the son of Kristi Anne (Yanish) and Robert Martin Hedlund. He has two older siblings, Nathaniel and Amanda. His father is of Swedish descent and his mother is of German and Norwegian ancestry.

Garrett spent his early years growing up on a farm in a ...

He sings in Country Strong

25. Alan Jackson

Soundtrack | I Am Number Four

Alan Jackson was born on October 17, 1958 in Newnan, Georgia, USA as Alan Eugene Jackson. He has been married to Denise Jackson since December 15, 1979. They have three children.

27. Frank Sinatra

Actor | The Manchurian Candidate

Frank Sinatra was born in Hoboken, New Jersey, to Italian immigrants Natalina Della (Garaventa), from Northern Italy, and Saverio Antonino Martino Sinatra, a Sicilian boxer, fireman, and bar owner. Growing up on the gritty streets of Hoboken made Sinatra determined to work hard to get ahead. ...

28. Rufus Wainwright

Soundtrack | Meet the Robinsons

Rufus Wainwright was born on July 22, 1973 in Rhinebeck, New York, USA as Rufus McGarrigle Wainwright. He has been married to Jörn Weisbrodt since August 23, 2012. They have one child.

29. Ram Jam

Soundtrack | Blow

Members have included William Bartlett, Steve Walmsley, Reg Nave.

30. Bing Crosby

Actor | White Christmas

Bing Crosby was born Harry Lillis Crosby, Jr. in Tacoma, Washington, the fourth of seven children of Catherine Helen "Kate" (Harrigan) and Harry Lowe Crosby, a brewery bookkeeper. He was of English and Irish descent. Crosby studied law at Gonzaga University in Spokane but was more interested in ...

31. David Bowie

Soundtrack | Labyrinth

David Bowie was one of the most influential and prolific writers and performers of popular music, but he was much more than that; he was also an accomplished actor, a mime and an intellectual, as well as an art lover whose appreciation and knowledge of it had led to him amassing one of the biggest ...

32. Burl Ives

Actor | The Big Country

Burl Ives was one of six children born to a Scottish-Irish farming family. He first sang in public for a soldiers' reunion when he was age 4. In high school, he learned the banjo and played fullback, intending to become a football coach when he enrolled at Eastern Illinois State Teacher's College ...

33. Elvis Presley

Soundtrack | Blue Hawaii

Elvis Aaron Presley was born on January 8, 1935 in East Tupelo, Mississippi, to Gladys Presley (née Gladys Love Smith) and Vernon Presley (Vernon Elvis Presley). He had a twin brother who was stillborn. In 1948, Elvis and his parents moved to Memphis, Tennessee where he attended Humes High School. ...

34. Phil Collins

Soundtrack | Tarzan

Phil Collins was born in Chiswick, London, England, to Winifred (Strange), a theatrical agent, Greville Philip Austin Collins, an insurance agent. He spent most of his early entertainment life as a young actor and model. He played the "Artful Dodger" in the West End production of "Oliver!" ...

35. Led Zeppelin

Soundtrack | The Song Remains the Same

Led Zeppelin are a popular British band best known for their iconic "Stairway to Heaven" as well as for co-creating the music genre of heavy metal. Since their nine albums were recorded between 1968 and 1979, Led Zeppelin has been one of the most popular bands of all time, having sold more than 300...

36. Def Leppard

Soundtrack | Last Action Hero

Rick Allen was only 15 years old when he joined Def Leppard to be their full time drummer.

37. Nirvana

Soundtrack | Lost

Subject of the song "Nirvana" by Wesley Willis.

38. 'Weird Al' Yankovic

Soundtrack | UHF

Alfred Matthew Yankovic was born on October 23, 1959, in the Los Angeles suburb of Lynwood, to Mary Elizabeth (Vivalda) and Nick Louis Yankovic. He is of Yugoslavian, Italian, and English descent. He first took up the accordion when a salesman came around to solicit business for a music school. His...

39. Foo Fighters

Soundtrack | Godzilla

Subject of the song "Foo Fighters" by Wesley Willis.

41. Five for Fighting

Soundtrack | The Blind Side

Members include John Ondrasik.

42. Green Day

Soundtrack | Shoot 'Em Up

In their song "Jesus Of Suburbia", there is absolutely no chorus. Kelli Garner appeared as "the girlfriend" in the video.

43. Robert Downey Jr.

Actor | Iron Man

Robert Downey Jr. has evolved into one of the most respected actors in Hollywood. With an amazing list of credits to his name, he has managed to stay new and fresh even after over four decades in the business.

Downey was born April 4, 1965 in Manhattan, New York, the son of writer, director and ...

44. Lifehouse

Soundtrack | Roswell

Originally called Blyss.

45. Nat 'King' Cole

Soundtrack | The Nat King Cole Show

Nat King Cole was born Nathaniel Adams Coles at Montgomery, Alabama. He received music lessons from his mother and his family moved to Chicago when he was only five, where his father Edward James Coles was a minister at the True Light Baptist Church and later Pastor of the First Baptist Church. At ...

46. Wynonna Judd

Actress | Touched by an Angel

Wynonna Judd was raised in various places across the country, beginning in her birth state of Kentucky. As her mother Naomi Judd continued pursuing her nursing career, the Judd family settled twice in California and later full-time in Kentucky. In 1979, Wynonna, Naomi and younger half-sister Ashley...

47. Cher

Actress | Moonstruck

The beat goes on ... and on ... and as strong as ever for this superstar entertainer who has well surpassed the four-decade mark while improbably transforming herself from an artificial, glossy "flashionplate" singer into a serious, Oscar-worthy, dramatic actress ... and back again! With more ups ...

48. Edwin McCain

Soundtrack | Twister

Edwin McCain was born on January 20, 1970 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA.

49. David Cook

Soundtrack | American Idol: The Search for a Superstar

David Cook grew up in Blue Springs, Missouri where he graduated high school then went to Central Missouri State for Graphic Design. He formed a band, Axium, with friends Bobby Kerr and Jeff Shrout, and recorded 3 albums, plus a live album. His band Axium created a great fan base in Kansas City area...

50. Bon Jovi

Soundtrack | Spaceballs

Volkswagen designed a Bon Jovi version of the Golf in 1996.

52. Pearl Jam

Soundtrack | Big Fish

The current lineup is Eddie Vedder (vocals), Stone Gossard (guitar), Mike McCready (guitar), Jeff Ament (bass), and Matt Cameron (drums). Past members include Dave Krusen, Matt Chamberlain, Dave Abbruzzese, and Jack Irons (all drums).

53. Jared Leto

Actor | Dallas Buyers Club

In the vein of musicians-turned-actors, Jared Leto is a very familiar face in recent film history. Although he has always been the lead vocals, rhythm guitar, and songwriter for American band Thirty Seconds to Mars, Leto is an accomplished actor merited by the numerous, challenging projects he has ...

Solo

Also Frozen Embryos

54. Coldplay

Soundtrack | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Band Members: Chris Martin Lead Vocals, Piano, Guitar. Jon Buckland Lead Guitar. Guy Berryman Bass. Will Champion Drums.

55. R.E.M.

Soundtrack | Independence Day

Ranked #50 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Rock & Roll.

56. The Smiths

Soundtrack | (500) Days of Summer

The Smiths frequently issued songs as singles only. Consequently, they are one of the rare artists with more compilation albums than studio albums. Many of these compilations were released after the band had split.

57. Panic! at the Disco

Soundtrack | Jennifer's Body

Consists of members Ryan Ross, Brendon Urie (singer, guitar, bass, keyboards), and Spencer Smith (drums). Bass player Brent Wilson left the band in May 2006 to pursue other things. Jon Walker soon replaced him as bassist. In 2009, members Ryan Ross (lyricists, guitar, backup vocals) and Jon Walker ...

58. The Black Keys

Soundtrack | Battleship

Modern blues-rock band.

59. Nickelback

Soundtrack | The Punisher

Their CD "Silver Side Up" has gone 3 times platinum in the United Kingdom.

60. Chad Kroeger

Soundtrack | Spider-Man

Sometimes he is referred to as the "Scary Jesus man on TV." But no matter what he is in your eyes, Chad Kroeger is a man who has done very well in the rock world. Together with his band Nickelback, Chad has been very successful.

In summer 2002, Chad turned out to be a great artist even without ...

Solo

61. U2

Soundtrack | Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

U2 has been perhaps the biggest music act in the world since the late 1980s to the current day. They take prominent stands on human rights issues, expressed through their lyrics and other public statements and actions. The band's lead singer, Bono, has become quite prominent in charity movements ...

63. Creed

Soundtrack | The Skulls

Creed was born in 1993 in Tallahassee, Florida, United States.

64. Evanescence

Soundtrack | Daredevil

Band Members: Amy Lee (vocals, piano), Terry Balsamo (guitar), Troy McLawhorn (guitar), Tim McCord (bass) and Will Hunt (drums).

66. Neon Trees

Soundtrack | Burlesque

Members are Tyler Glenn, Chris Allen, Branden Campbell, and Elaine Bradley.

69. Enrique Iglesias

Soundtrack | Once Upon a Time in Mexico

Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler was born in Madrid, Spain, to Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Spanish-Filipino socialite Isabel Preysler. In 1979, his parents' marriage was annulled. He was eight years old when he moved to the U.S., and at the age of 15, secretly began writing music. He studied ...

70. Tom Hiddleston

Actor | The Avengers

Thomas William Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London, to English-born Diana Patricia (Servaes) and Scottish-born James Norman Hiddleston. His mother is a former stage manager, and his father, a scientist, was the managing director of a pharmaceutical company. He started off at the preparatory ...

71. Robert Pattinson

Actor | Twilight

Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson was born May 13, 1986 in London, England, to Clare (Charlton), who worked at a modeling agency, and Richard Pattinson, a vintage car importer. He enjoys music and plays both the guitar and piano.

When Robert was fifteen, he started acting in amateur plays with the ...