Favorite lyricists (in any genre)?

Who are your favorite lyricists/songwriters (in any genre, top 5 or 10 perhaps)? Mine: 1. Kevin Gilbert (solo, Giraffe, Toy Matinee, Kaviar) 2. Chris Cornell (Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple of the Dog, solo) 3. Peter Gabriel (Genesis, solo) 4. Frank Zappa 5. Peter Hammil (Van der Graaf Generator, solo) 6.... show more Who are your favorite lyricists/songwriters (in any genre, top 5 or 10 perhaps)? Mine:

1. Kevin Gilbert (solo, Giraffe, Toy Matinee, Kaviar)
2. Chris Cornell (Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple of the Dog, solo)
3. Peter Gabriel (Genesis, solo)
4. Frank Zappa
5. Peter Hammil (Van der Graaf Generator, solo)
6. Roger Waters (Pink Floyd, solo)
7. John Lennon (The Beatles, solo)
8. Neal Morse (Spock's Beard, Transatlantic, solo)
9. Pete Sinfield (King Crimson, Emerson Lake & Palmer)
10. Zack de la Rocha (Rage Against the Machine, One Day as a Lion)
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