Lemmy was an English musician who founded the popular rock band Motörhead. The only continuous member of Motörhead, Lemmy served as the band's lead singer, primary songwriter, and bassist. Renowned for his gravelly voice, which was counted among the most recognizable voices in rock, Lemmy is also remembered for his military-influenced fashion sense and his signature friendly mutton chops.
3 Geddy Lee(Lead Vocalist, Bassist and Keyboardist for the Canadian Rock Group 'Rush')
4 John Paul Jones(Musician)
5 Duff McKagan(Musician, Songwriter)
7 Tina Weymouth(Musician)
Tina Weymouth is an American singer, author, songwriter, and musician. She is credited with founding the now-defunct new wave group Talking Heads, for which she also served as the bassist. She is also credited with co-founding Tom Tom Club, a side project of Talking Heads. In 2002, Tina Weymouth was made a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee.
8 Rick Danko(Singer-Songwriter, Bassist and Founding Member of 'The Band')
Canadian singer and The Band member Rick Danko initially performed as a rhythm guitarist and bassist for The Hawks. Part of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Danko struggled with drug addiction and was once even arrested in Japan for smuggling drugs. He died in his sleep after a performance.
9 Nikki Sixx(Co-Founder and Bassist of Heavy Metal Band 'Mötley Crüe')
Nikki Sixx, the co-founder, songwriter, and bassist of the heavy metal band Mötley Crüe, has also worked with side bands such as Sixx:A.M. Sixx owns a clothing line, has been part of radio shows such as Sixx Sense, and has written a bestselling memoir. He is also a talented photographer.
10 Sid Vicious(Musician)
11 Calum Hood(Bassist & Social Media Star)
Calum Hood is best known as part of the Australian pop-rock group 5 Seconds of Summer, which has delivered hits such as She Looks So Perfect. He has also written songs for artists such as Makeout. He quit his plans of pursuing a soccer career to venture into music.
12 Flea (Musician)(Musician, Actor, a Member and Bassist of the Rock Band ‘Red Hot Chili Peppers’)
13 Robert Trujillo(Bassist for American heavy metal band Metallica)
14 Randy Jackson(Bassist)
15 Jermaine Jackson(Singer-songwriter)
16 Benjamin Orr(Best Known as the Bassist, Co-founder, and Co-lead Vocalist of the Rock Band 'The Cars')
17 Peter Tork(Musician)
18 Dan Fogelberg(Musician)
19 Taylor Goldsmith(Singer)
20 Charles Mingus(One of The Greatest Jazz Musicians & Composers in History)
21 James McCartney(Musician)
22 Phil Lesh(Musician)
23 Tyson Ritter(Lead Singer and Bassist of The Alternative Rock Band 'The All-American Rejects')
24 Martyn LeNoble(Bassist)
Martyn LeNoble is a Dutch musician and bass guitarist who has contributed to the success of many bands like Porno for Pyros, Thelonious Monster, The Cult, and Jane's Addiction. Martyn LeNoble, who has courted controversy in the past due to his drug addiction, is currently working on a solo album.