Best solo singers of all time. In her music - with the likes of 'At Last' and, one of the greatest heartbreak songs of all time, 'I'd Rather Go Blind' - James was deep and soulful, her voice rich and expansive.

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Editor's Picks.

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Probably the most influential solo artist ever.

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Khan died in when he was just 48, a devastating loss not only for Qawwali music but for anyone who appreciates the kind of artistry that transcends barriers of language and culture.

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The way it builds is completely mesmerising.

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Paul Weller:

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Vincent's music follows an exquisitely crafted road to nowhere.

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When he turned it on, that was as powerful an erotic pull as I've ever had from a singing partner.

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Louis Armstrong: