publication date: Monday, April 27, 1998 (part of Round I)
clue: This crooner is still alive. (Can I do "any better"?)
explanation: Vedder was the singer for alternative rock band Pearl Jam. One of their biggest hits was "Alive," the chorus of which was "I'm still alive!" The words "any better" rhyme with Eddie Vedder. more…
solved by: Matthew Preston
trivia: Matt Preston, a big fan of Pearl Jam, was the only player to correctly guess this goo.