Greatest singer songwriters
of all times

(updated only to 1996)
TM, ®, Copyright © 1999 Piero Scaruffi

  1. Nick Cave
  2. Tom Waits
  3. Bob Dylan
  4. Leonard Cohen
  5. Joni Mitchell
  6. Neil Young
  7. Lisa Germano
  8. David Thomas
  9. Nico
  10. Bruce Springsteen
  11. Tori Amos
  12. Van Morrison
  13. Rickie Lee Jones
  14. Annette Peacock
  15. Townes Van Zandt
  16. Laura Nyro
  • Patti Smith
  • Terry Garthwaite
  • Paul Simon
  • Lou Reed
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Warren Zevon
  • Mary Margaret O'Hara
  • Mark Kozelek
  • Richard Thompson
  • Liz Phair
  • Polly Harvey
  • Randy Newman
  • Sinead O'Connor
  • Gram Parsons
  • Natalie Merchant
  • Jackson Browne
  • Nick Drake
  • Buddy Holly
  • Gordon Lightfoot
  • Tom Rapp
  • Donovan
  • Stan Ridgway
  • Magnetic Field
  • John Hiatt
  • Kate Bush
  • Michael Krassner
  • Smog
  • David Peel
  • Bjork
  • Alanis Morissette
  • David Bowie
  • Joan Armatrading
  • David Ackles
  • Phoebe Snow
  • Tara Jane O'Neil
  • Nanci Griffith
  • Ani Di Franco
  • Lida Husik
  • John Martyn
  • Robbie Robertson
  • Edith Frost
  • Emmylou Harris
  • Neil Diamond
  • Lauryn Hill
  • Elvis Costello
  • Jeff Buckley
  • Melissa Etheridge
  • Suzanne Vega
  • Cat Power
  • Bruce Cockburn
  • Carole King
  • Maria McKee
  • James Taylor
  • Carly Simon
  • Billy Joel