Yann Tiersen. French composer.
What I like about him: the instruments he uses the most are the violin, piano and accordion. His music is inspiring and passionate.
Favorite album: L'Absente 
Favorite song: La Noyee
Shiguru Umbeyashi. Japanese composer.
Favorite Album: In the Mood for Love Soundtrack. Favorite Song: Adagio.
What I like about him: his music takes me to a place that doesn't exist on this plane and cannot be discovered through any means other than his music. Listen: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXqAcmDtEXc
Favorite album: post 
Favorite song: hyper-ballad
Why I like her: she is original. her lyrics are poetic and insightful. her music is like nothing else.
Favorite album: Kid A 
Favorite song: Everything In it's Right Place
What I like about him: He's just fucking amazing. Probably my favorite artist. Ever.
Favorite album: In A Safe Place. 
Favorite song: Another Day.
What I like about them: Electronic. Ambient. Mellow.
Favorite album: Youth 
Favorite song: I Will Be Light
What I like about him: Humanitarian. Compassionate. Spreads a message of love.
Favorite album: Youth Novels 
Favorite song: Melodies And Desires
What I like about her: her voice is amazing. etherial. unique.
Clarence Greenwood. [Citizen Cope].
Favorite album: The Clarence Greenwood Recordings 
Favorite song: Hurricane Waters
What I like about him: 1. He's hot 2. His voice is sexy 3. His songs make me feel good
Shara Worden. My Brightest Diamond.
Favorite Album: Bring Me the Workhorse 
Favorite Song: The Robin's Jar
What I like about her: Again-original unique sounds
And last but not least...
Favorite album: FutureSex/LoveSounds 
Favorite song: Hallelujah
What I like about him: The kid's got soul and it flows in his music. Plus, he can dance. Seriously.