Tom Petty: 14 acts who are in debt

A long list of singers and bands have Tom Petty, who died at the age of 66, to influence them – from rock and pop to country acts, and also, in an indirect way, the rapper and the legendary Spinal Tap.

Here are some of those which have taken inspiration from Tom Petty.

Sam Smith

Kings of Leon

Big Boi

Ryan Adams

Red Hot Chili Peppers

John Mayer

Kings of Convenience

Spinal Tap

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