Top 10 Best Pop Artists

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The Top Ten

1
Michael Jackson
Yes, he is the best. He will always be the best. I am not really a person who listens to pop music, but I do like Michael Jackson and I think he is an amazing artist! The Beatles are also amazing, but I just had to vote for Michael Jackson. His music is legend and will be here forever.
Michael jackson.. One of the biggest names in the history of music, probably the biggest. His songs are the best lyrics make sense he is just awesome.R.I.P. michael jackson we will always love you.
Michael Jackson has an amazing talent of singing and dancing and writing his own stuff and I think why he has beaten the likes of Madonna is because he doesn't just get his private parts out and makes sex books and doesn't cause controvertiallity he just plain and simpily lives to create, sing and dance to music and that is why he has turned out on top of the likes of katy perry and Madonna because he has sold more than both of them put together and his talent is far greater than the rest below in this category he is also the most awarded artist for grammys and grammys are the most important awards

Rock on KING OF POP
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2Katy Perry
Love her love her love her! She is my idol! She has an angel voice, she is beautiful, and she has the best songs! I especially love her new album Prism. She had some wonderful songs! I just wanted to point something out on this list though, Taylor Swift should not get a spot on this list! She always sounds horrid! I really dislike her country music, and how she's always singing about her love life. Maybe if you'd stop singing about your love life, then your love life would be more successful! Anyways, Katy for the win!
Okay, so she does have some less-good songs, but most of her songs are really either catchy, meaningful, epic, cool, or all four. Not to mention that she has some pretty amazing music videos, like the ones for Roar, Wide Awake, and Unconditionally... Oh, and Firework.
She deserves to be number, but I think she can make it to number 1 because she is very talented and has one of the biggest fan group's of all time. Katycat's.
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3The Beatles
What can I say. They broke most of the records in music, also had a lot of first's. Still today all there records still stand. Most of them are set so high that they will never be broken.

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THE AWESOME, REVOLUTIONARY, AMAZING BEATLES ARE BELOW THE CRAPPY, STUPID, EARBURSTING JUSTIN BIEBER!
MICHAEL JACKSON IS awesome TOO, BUT JB? ABOVE THIS? ARE YOU PEOPLE SANE?
Not just the greatest pop artist ever, but probably even the best musicians ever to have walked this planet. They deserve a heck of a lot better than this.
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4Lady Gaga
My Queen! Pop sensation who can actually sing live unlike Katy Perry! Her songs are catchy and original. Her fashion is creative and fun.
LG... YAY... She should be at number at 1... >:(
The best singer ever...
She has a great voice and undoubtedly very meaningful songs which do inspire every young soul
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5P!nk
P! Nk is the best, period. She is one of the few artists these days that actually make songs that have real meanings, not just about partying, getting drunk, and hot chicks. P! Nk's songs, like "Try" (so inspiring) and "Blow Me One Last Kiss" are so great! And Just Give Me A Reason, So What, the list goes on and on. She's got her own style. Haha how a couple days ago P! Nk was at #59... So I'm not the only fanatic.
P! Nk is a great artist with a great voice. All of her songs are energetic and fun to listen to.
Pink is a good singer and her songs are inspiring! I love her so damn much.
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6Taylor Swift
Taylor swift is the best singer I have ever heard. I don't care what anybody else says. I thinks she's great no matter what.
DESERVES A PLACE IN THE TOP 10 SURELY
She is best singer and very cute
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7Adele
38!?... Grammy, bafta, oscar winner isn't supposed be treated lile this.. & how are bieber n, miley above her!?... Her voice is so strong
Who knows music and understand about vocals always votes for Adele.What a talent, what a voice she has
Adele on the top 10? This is a Joke!

8Britney Spears
OK so some of you clearly don't know what the title " Princess of Pop " means! Brutney spears should be in the top 10 without a doubt. As well as Michael Jackson, Prince, Madonna, Whitney Houston, and more! Why would you put Kelly Clarkson and Katy Perry before her?! Don't get me wrong, I think those 2 artists are amazing in heir own way, but they haven't made their mark completley. -Britney has become a pop icon all around the world, has had 11 number 1 singles, and sold over 275 million records.
This is crazy. She is the Queen of pop. She should be in third before Michael Jackson and Madonna. Its not an opinion its a fact. She has been famous since she was a child on mickey mouse. Katy Perry is still a new artist.
Queen of pop sure.. Britney should be in top 3! I'm saying this because she was the only artist having such a track record compared to the artists who were listed above... I love britney
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9Enrique Igleasias
Enrique Iglesias is the greatest artist of all time. This man has so many number one dance songs, and pop ballads. Plus he's been crowned King of Latin Pop. That's got to stand for something. Vote for Enrique Cause it's true
I do not think Enrique Iglesias deserves to be in this rank for the mere reason that he is a bad singer, and also because there are other latin artist who are really big SHAKIRA for example
Enrique has to be in the top 10.. He is awesome... His music is one of the best
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10Avril Lavigne
She is so amazing I love her she should be so much higher on this list. her songs move me and lots of others she helped me get through a lot of problems
She is not a pop artist, first and foremost. Avril is a rock musician. But I'll vote anyway to get her ahead of the actual pop artists.
She is so good at singing and what more writes
Her own songs. She may not be the most popular
But she certainly is the most talented
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The Contenders

11Selena Gomez
Selena is awesome! I love her!
Selena is clearly the most beautiful and the best pop singers.. She has poise which the rest lacks.
Almost all her songs are awesome... I love you selena... I hope I will get a chance to meet you
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12Maroon 5
Maroon 5 is the best you can't seriously tell me that you guys rate justin bieber better then them also how did one direction get in top ten they are only "good" because girls think they are hot
Laugh out loud but maroon 5 is waay hotter than anyone, and his voice is extremely hot too, his songs are always so well composed and amazing with all those feelings out there, I love maroon 5 he is unique love it
Maroon5 is definitely the best band. Let it be moves like jagger or misery or one more night the band has shown its excellence. Maroon5 is the most amazing band ever.
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13Bruno Mars
Bruno Mrs is like the best male pop artist in this era. Just listen to his songs and his wonderful singing voice.
How can Bruno Mars not be in top 10? His songs are amazing..
Why is he here. He should be in the top 10 with the song just the way you are
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14Elvis Presley
Once upon a time, the honour was undisputed. In the 60s, it was accepted that the Beatles were the world's greatest act. In the 70s, it was the Stones. In the 80s, it was U2's turn. Hindsight tells us, of course, that other acts had legitimate claims - James Brown, notably - but they were ignored by the white rock-and-pop establishment. And so the title of "the greatest" became a competition between a succession of guitar bands, even as guitar rock was being left behind as any sort of pioneering force within music. But, still, people understood what the title entailed: the acts hailed as "the greatest" were those who could make a crowd of 100,000 feel intimate, who had an ability to communicate meaning far beyond the literal meaning of their songs.
Still The King Of Rock N Roll

Who knew oldies can still be high on the list?

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15Mariah Carey
Past Elvis Presley Just Recently.


16Shakira
Are you serious? Shakira is the best artist of the actual-past decade. She sings in many languages, her music sounds like no other artist and her voice is unique. She deserves to be n top 3, if not on first place.
She is best singer. No arguments please.
She is like an angel... Very hot and wild,.. Love her
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17Kelly Clarkson
OK, she isn't number 1 pop artist but she deserves being in the top 10. Kelly has a great voice and many awesome songs. Her Breakaway album was a huge hit that was very important for music industry. Kelly rocks!

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I absolutly LOVE Kelly Clarkson, I have been a fan for a long time and I love her special quality. She inspires music and has a magnificent voice. Hands Down. She deserves to be in the top ten. She has been singing for TEN years, she is a born natural. She is my IDOL, and the original American Idol. I'm a total fangirl of Kelly, and will be forever more!
I've been a big fan of Kelly probably since I started singing! She's such an inspiration and she deserves the top spot! I love her!
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18Justin Timberlake
38? And he's below Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and One Direction? Hahaa
This guy comes second after MJ, It's not an opinion, It's a fact. Justin Timberlake is class <3!
He is so Awesome.. With his.. Singles: Suit & Tie, mirrors..!
How dafuq he is below justin bieber he is lot better than justin bieber
His style is unique and different but justin bieber only sings love confession songs.
He is the best
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19ABBA
Abba revolutionized music. In fact they are so good in terms of album sales they are up there with the Beatles and Elvis. I'm not even kidding. Whether you like them or not you have to admit they have had a big impact on music!
You sure are kidding when a list on the top-10 pop groups does not have a place for ABBA. Perhaps only the Beatles and MJ were among the few to have had the global impact that ABBA had. Their music is melodic and unique and so are the lyrics
Get down! They are crap

20Chris Brown
Amazing songs why is he in 63rd.
He's definitely the best
He is a great artist with a good voice who is also very good at rapping

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21Beyonce
UM 50% of her life she's been doing it, and 100% of that time she has been QUEEN! Learned from the king himself MJ and is the only true modern day artist that can hold a flame to the rest of these legends on the list.
Her voice is amazing. Her talent is God's Gift

22Eminem
He's NOT EVEN POP BUT he's THE BEST!
Zeus of rap, pop ANYthing

mrcroatia

No mater what field.. He is king. He is the god of music
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23Queen
Is not right, freddy should be disqualified he was doped with giftedness...
Queen is too good to even be on such a list.
Seriously, the other 'artists' here, like Katy Perry and P! Nk, have nothing on them...

24Miley Cyrus
Miley is the best! 💜💜💜
She is great! Really and specially her song the climb and bottom of the ocean maks me feel amazing
The Best pop artist ever :))

25Rihanna
Rihanna is the best
How is Rihanna 67 she should b # 1

26Elton John
One Of The Biggest Solo Artist's Of The 70's.

Old old old get down

27Olly Murs

28JLS
This band is one ma favourite... Don, t have words to say...

29Backstreet Boys
No other boy band has been more influential worldwide than the Backstreet Boys.
Backstreet Boys love you!
The boys best of all time
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30Whitney Houston
Her best moment is when she sang "I Will Always Love You". Her Voice was Awesome.

She is... Good? I don't know why I votede just feel like she should be higher because I have heard her songs, she is a very good vocal artist unlike Avril Lavigne at number 6. THIS IS NOT FOR YOUR FAVORITE PEOPLE!
Love her voice. She's plenty successful. Love ya!

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31Robbie Williams
Come on this guy has more number 1 hits!
Already a Legend and an Icon in most countries around the world
One of the biggest solo Artists of the 2000s

32PSY

33Christina Aguilera
She has everything! She can sing, dance, act and produce timeless songs and catchy pop songs! She's the queen, THE VOICE OF OUR GENERATION. I wonder why that she's not included on the top 10, even at top 20, shes deserve more than this debut artist (Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Rihanna).
How the hell is this not in the top 10?
Justin Bieber, Olly Murrs, Little Mix and 1D first? Seriously?
I don't wanna live on this earth anymore.

34Stevie Wonder
He Had Alot Of Great songs Spanning 40 Years, And Still Kickin'.


35Demi Lavato
She is the best she should be in the top 10
She's the best <3 she should be after Michael Jackson
She should at LEAST be #1, even though she's beyond #1
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36Ricky Martin

37Gwen Stefani

38Cody Simpson

39Bryan Adams

40Westlife
Written in the stars is awesome
Great band... Beautiful in white n open your heart is the best!

41Celine Dion
This list sucks celine should be at least number 2 after whitney houston

42Agnes Monica
She has amazing voice
Good dancer
Good songwriter
Perfect woman in this world
She is singer, dancer, songwriter, actress, producer
She is gorgeous, smart, sexy & supertalented
A beautiful diva
Asian biggest pride
The most followed asian artist on twitter
She is a beautiful diva and the most followed asian artist on twitter!
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43The Spice Girls

44Usher

45OneRepublic

46One Direction
#43 seriously? One Direction should be number 1. They CAN sing, and if you think they can't your deluded. Go on YouTube, find a live aucoustic performance by one direction. And they're nothing but sweet, dirty minded boys that are just looking for a laugh. I honestly don't know why people hate on them. Theyve done nothing wrong. People are just jealous of them because they can do so much more than just hate on someone behind a computer screen like all of U. Seriously, get a life. They do so much better than most celebrities out there.
32? I never actually expected. Really it did hurt. They are my idols and I know many of you will think that I am one more crazy fan over here. But no, I'm not. And I just want to see my idols in top ten as everyone wants to. :(
They clearly deserve to be in the top ten! They are the no doubt the princes of pop.. They have unique voices, which go very well together... And the songs are just amazing!
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47Little Mix
THEY ARE THE BEST GIRL GROUP EVER LIKE THEY SING AMAZING THEY ARE MY LYF

48Bon Jovi
I think they are rock? But they are the best too
I love Living on a Prayer. Super cool.

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49Girls' Generation
The 9 muli talent girls. Have amazing voice, a ideal body.
Sunny is cutest girl in the world
SNSD is the best

50Carly Rae Jepsen

51David Guetta

52Ed Sheeran
HE SHOULD BE IN THE TOP 10 HE'S SO LYRICALLY AND VOCALLY TALENTED he's THE BEST

53The Supremes
The Only Group To Attempt To Catch The Beatles In The 60's. They ended up with 11 #1 Hits (The Beatles Had #20, 2 in The 70's)


54Jessie J

55Train

56Prince

57Bee Gees
Definitly Had 2 Of The Best Disco Songs Ever Made,"Stayin' Alive" & "Night Fever". From The Movie "Saturday Night Fever".

They are the best bro band ever! Sadly with a bad story.

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Beatles, Stones Bee Gees - Best 3
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58Aria Tesolin

59Amy Winehouse

60Janet Jackson
Her dance routines have influenced all music video of next decades plus her "Velvet rope" album is among the finest music of the 90's
To have 2 Jacksons In The Top 10 Is Impressive She was Just As Big As Michael In The Early 90's.


61Florence + The Machine

62Will.i.am
Very good pop artist and probably the best pop artist currently. Don't say that PSY is better as he does not even sing in English and you do not understand one word he says.
So sick of people saying he uses autotune! In sll of the Black Eyed Peas concerts I've seen he sounds exactly the same as he does on record!

63Ellie Goulding
Ritual = best song ever

64Adam Lambert
How will I describe Adam Lambert? Oh, yes. He's nominated for Grammy! He should be at least in the top 20. Who wouldn't think that he's the only one who really brought such glamour to the stage? And take note that it's global. His voice moves the mass.
Amazing singer deserves more credit

65Nelly Furtado

Nelly is cool. I added her because she always mixed pop music with other genres and she sounds great

Magnolia


66Duran Duran

67Marina & The Diamonds

68Lenka

69Jaejoong

70Nicki MInaj
She is amazing! She believes in herself and looks past the haters. Plus her music is great.
She's great and all but why is she 74?

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71Sade

72Novecento

73Kate Bush
To call Kate Bush a pop artist is pretty much an insult to her flawless career but since she's on here I'll argue she should be higher than all these no talent pop tarts

74James Blunt
For me, James is one of the best artists

75Rita Ora
How is Miley Cyrus better than Rita Ora.
SMH

76Barry Manilow

77Zendaya
Give me one good reason why Zendaya is this low.

78The Wanted
THEY'RE BAD AT SINGING BUT I LOVE THEM LOTS N LOTS VOTE FOR THEM

79Ariana Grande
Ariana Is one of the best singers, she's way better than all the trash they show now she deserves to be higher. Why she down here at 79
DUH! She is so beautiful and her voice is that of a goddess!
Ariana have an amazing voice. I maen she can make all the hig notes like anyone els can't!? Why is she Down her?

80Coldplay
I love coldplay! Why are they down here?!

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813OH!3
, these guys are amazing, highly underrated...

82A-Ha

83TLC

84Cliff Richard

85Union J
Carry you and rocks in 2013 and till it ends

86Olivia Holt

87Ross Lynch
He is so amazing.

88Blink-182

89Frank Sinatra

90Bastille
They are the 2nd
Best

91Lionel Richie
I love his slow songs. Easy, my favorite. Why is he down here.. he deserves better than that.

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92Kenny Loggins

93Mohombi
Miley Cyrus should be top ten I love her music who ever made this list need to do it again how could you put britney spears top ten she sucks and was never able to sing

94Cascada

95Nicole Scherzinger

96Miranda Cosgrove

97Christina Perri

98Andy Nguyen

99Charice
Best voice of this generation!

100Greyson Chance

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