Nice work putting that list together JMN! Gotta go with the early Bruce (70’s stuff was his best),then Shirley, patti, Natalie.Choose your own adventure:
The Bruce(who wrote it):
Patti Smith showing what diction can do
Natalie Merchant with 9,999 Maniacs making MTV unplugged a very wired event.
Screamin Females' Marissa giving the gritty guitar workout solo with Garbage's lead, Shirley, showing what diction and tone control should do. Hey
Up Tempo dance club chaos pad, autotune, and drum machine