1 ELVIS PRESLEY - Elvis is the father of modern music. He recorded songs from blues artists in Memphis and helped to bring black artists into mainstream radio. Elvis made 30 movies and remains the biggest star of all time.
2 THE BEATLES - The Beatles took the rock n' roll of Elvis Presley through the British Empire. They made the leap from singles to albums and turned rock music into an art form. Every rock band to this day came from The Beatles.
3 ABBA - Swedish ABBA was The Beatles with women. Although written by Benny and Bjorn, ABBA songs are female. After all, the 70s was the women's decade. ABBA took the music of Elvis and The Beatles around the planet, into Communist countries and the Third World.
4 SHANIA TWAIN - Shania and husband Mutt Lange are the third couple in ABBA. They brought the girlie themes of ABBA to Nashville and country music. Shania took it full circle. She is the female Elvis. Shania starts a 2-year gig at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas on December 1, 2012.