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Thread: Dexter Holland is one of the worst vocalists ever?

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    What is wrong with you people? How can you guys use the word "bad" and "Dexter" in the same sentence? Dexter's voice kicks ass, and he's one of my favorite, if not, my favorite singer of all time. He is very talented. He can sing, play guitar, fly jets, make hot sauce, write meaningful songs, surf, and doesn't conform. How many other rockstars can claim those achievements???

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    For me "Dexter Holland is one of the BEST vocalists ever!.

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    How the hell do these threads get necroed? Do you just read the forum history for fun?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jason_Voorhees View Post
    What is wrong with you people? How can you guys use the word "bad" and "Dexter" in the same sentence? Dexter's voice kicks ass, and he's one of my favorite, if not, my favorite singer of all time. He is very talented. He can sing, play guitar, fly jets, make hot sauce, write meaningful songs, surf, and doesn't conform. How many other rockstars can claim those achievements???

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    I saw this thread pop up and read when it was posted. I still have something to say about it. The people that say Dexter sucks at singing were probably only thinking about those times when he was either sick or fatigued from touring too much. He sings falsetto and at a very loud volume. It's extremely difficult to maintain those pitches at that volume for long stretches of time, and it's even harder to remain of key for any amount of time. The haters don't realize that and have obviously never tried it themselves. Dexter is a smoker and his voice hasn't suffered as much as other singers that smoke. So, he's doing something right.
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    Without any formal training it's a wonder he generally sounds live as decent as he does.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chainsaw View Post
    Without any formal training it's a wonder he generally sounds live as decent as he does.
    Exactly! Same with Pat Stump of the former band Fall Out Boy. They both have great-sounding, strong voices.
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    dexter is a great singer but i don't think he sounds very good doing reggae songs

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    Quote Originally Posted by "Melyssa K" Kennedy View Post
    Exactly! Same with Pat Stump of the former band Fall Out Boy. They both have great-sounding, strong voices.
    I agree. Dexter has a wonderful voice for rock music. Patrick Stump has a great voice too! When I first heard Patrick Stump sing I was like "who the hell is that?? He's awesome!"

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    Dexter certainly has a good voice and he hits very high pitches and usually sounds great live. Is he one of the best? no but he is certainly good.

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