Top Artist In Each Genre

November 7, 2019

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Cleveland.com released a list of the top artist in each genre and also runner up's.
 

Blues: Muddy Waters
Runners-up: 
Robert Johnson, B.B. King, Bessie Smith, Howlin' Wolf

Country: Merle Haggard
Runners-up
: Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Hank Williams, Garth Brooks

Electronic/Dance: Kraftwerk
Runners-up: 
Daft Punk, Donna Summer, Depeche Mode, Pet Shop Boys

Folk: Bob Dylan
Runners-up:
 Leadbelly, Joni Mitchell, Woody Guthrie, Joan Baez

Hip-Hop/Rap: Nas
Runners-up:
 Jay-Z, 2pac, The Notorious B.I.G., Rakim

Jazz: Miles Davis
Runners-up:
 Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, John Coltrane

Pop: Madonna
Runners-up: 
Michael Jackson, Prince, Taylor Swift, Frank Sinatra

R&B/Soul: Stevie Wonder
Runners-up: 
James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye

Reggae: Bob Marley
Runners-up:
 Peter Tosh, Jimmy Cliff, Toots and the Maytals, Bunny Wailer

Rock: Chuck Berry
Runners-up: 
The Beatles, Elvis Presley, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix

Via Cleveland.com