What musicians do you consider to be geniuses in their craft?

Please put an eclectic mix of musicians

Fela Kuti

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Bob Marley

James "J-Dilla" Yancey

Johnny Allen "Jimi" Hendrix

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

John Williams

Sergei Rachmaninov

Robert "RZA" Diggs

Miles Davis

I consider all these people musical geniuses.


@Good Christian

I have Jesus in my heart and while i respect your opinion, music is not just for worshiping the lord, music is universal.

4 Answers

  • 8 years ago
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    Thelonius Monk

    Bill Evans

    JS Bach


  • 8 years ago

    Gioachino Rossini

    Donald Fagen

    Davina Sowers (only a few will know that one)

    Kudos to the person who mentioned Bill Evans - I totally agree.

  • 8 years ago

    I would add Horace Silver to that. Listen to a song for my father, and some of his stuff from the united states of mind, and rockin with Rachmanivov. the man is a genius.

  • 8 years ago

    Music without the contents of God's message for the people of earth is satanic.

    Some of the top of my head:

    Chris August

    Matthew West

    Matt Redmen

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