The 26 Most Influential Rock Starts from 1960s

Rock Artist
Why so influential . . .
The Beatles

The Beach Boys

The Rolling Stones

The Who

Bob Dylan

Phil Ochs

Joan Baez

The Byrds

Jimi Hendrix

Janis Joplin

The Grateful Dead

Jim Morrison & The Doors

Carlos Santana

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Joni Mitchell

Simon & Garfunkel


Marvin Gaye

Ray Charles

James Brown

Aretha Franklin

Smokey Robinson

Stevie Wonder

Pink Floyd

Jefferson Airplane

Credence Clearwater Revival

Where to find information about your artists:

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction List and Biography

Rolling Stones Magazine

Don't forget to check out the actual websites of the artists and or band.

*Lets address plagarism and Creative Commons when completing a Wiki Project. . .

Look at this project on Pete Seeger