Wednesday Question: Best Vocal Section Band

Name a band packed to the gills with killer singers.

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It often takes more than one great singer to deliver a stunning rock show, or a killer record, and that's pretty much the matter we'll be focusing on for this week's Wednesday Question.

So try to think of all the great singing bands out there, as the latest WQ goes like this:

Which band has the best vocal section?

Great backing singers, multi-vocal acts, and of course stunning lead vocalists, it can all be taken into account.

Same rules as always apply - only one suggestion per comment, vote up the ideas you support and vote down the ones you dislike. We'll sum up your votes by Friday and bring you another traditional UG Top 10. Let the voting begin!

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    Definitely, of course Freddie Mercury was the greatest frontman of all time, but Brian May and Roger Taylor are such underrated singers and musicians. Roger Taylor could be the lead singer of a band if he wanted and hits all of the high notes in harmonies when they play live. Brian also sounds great in harmony and has also sang lead vocals on atleast one song ('39), and now he sings Love of My Life in concert since Freddie has passed. Queen wins this one easily. Such an amazing band all around.
    That is all that needs to be said. Queen is numbers 1 through 10, no one else belongs in the same class.
    I am of the opinion that Freddie mercury is the greatest singer ever but I honestly don't think they had so much harmonies. Most of the work was done by Freddie. The Beatles on another hand, were such a great team.
    That's actually not true. On bohemian rhapsody (for example), all four of them contributed vocals during the operatic parts. Freddie did harmonize with himself a hell of a lot on their songs, but the other guys weren't shy to the microphone either. I still vote Beach Boys, Damnit. Queen is so good.
    Are you serious?!? There are harmonies on nearly every single song. And they pulled them off amazingly live and still do, just saw them a few weeks ago, and it was one of the best concerts I've been to, if not THE best.
    Heh, ya, 3 out of 4 of them anyway. I suppose they are good enough to overlook Ringo as far as this poll goes.
    Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young!!!!!
    Talking Heads in Stop Making Sense
    So much personality, soul & expertise
    Talking Heads in Stop Making Sense
    So much personality, soul & expertise
    I'd have to go with Alice in Chains, back when Layne was still alive, he and Jerry made a really good vocal team
    Jerry and William DuVall are equally as fitting as Jerry and Layne were, imo. Slightly different style on WIlliam's end, but the first time I heard them together on Black Gives Way to Blue, I still got chills. That's all I needed to hear to be convinced that the vocal harmony aspect of AiC was intact.
    Yeah you make a good point, I was very surprised when I heard William sing, he's and jerry vocal styles fit nicely together