Top Ten Best Pop Rock Artists

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The Top Ten

1
OneRepublic
Onerepublic is one of the few bands that have brought something new to the pop scene.
Vocalist Ryan Tedder is charismatic singer that any band would want. Her vocal range is very large and he also has very charismatic voice and good sense of rhythm and he also have the ability to pull out falsetto with ease. I like Onerepublics music because they combine different elements from different genres of music like rap and classical music for example and you can see that in many songs. Also another band that should be on the top in this list is Imagine Dragons. Their music is kinda similar to Onerepublic but they have more electro, arena rock/pop sound with huge drum sounds and VERY powerful vocals with great diversity on their sound
OneRepublic always has the best songs! They combine their songs beautifully, and fluently. Ryan Tedder has one of the most underrated voices. He can hit notes perfectly. The whole band has such an impact on how pop rock is looked at now days. You can't find a song off Native that you won't like. Okay maybe that was a little too much, but really they have great songs. If you haven't heard Feel Again, or Something I need, I'd advise you to check them out. I'm sure you have already heard If I lose myself. Their songs put you in a great mood if your in the worst. Easily the best pop rock band and personally my favorite as well. I use to be really big into Rap, but after I began to listen to OneRepublic I couldn't stop! It's amazing how much you can really love songs after you listen to them. Great band, none of the lower bands or singers compare! GO ONEREPUBLIC!
Onerepublic is the best pop rock band and the best band for me love them so much they are all talented not just Ryan. Ryan has an awesome voice but eddie, brent, drew and of course zach are all awesome and very talented I hope they keep up the good work. Tunisia wants you back guys love you so much I'm huge fan ( mouna )
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2R5
TOTALLY LOVE THIS BAND! Not only is the band a family, but their fans are part of the #R5family and they're all treated like family too. They taught themselves how to play their instruments and they're just so talented! R5 started as a family of young kids with dreams and look at them now!
R5 is just an amazing band. They're so down to earth even as they become more and more famous. Rocky taught himself how to play guitar, then taught Ross guitar and Riker bass. Rydel plays Keyboards for the band and their family friend (Ellington) Ratliff plays drums. Overall a funny, talented, amazing band!
R5 is the best band ever and should be number one on every chart
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3Taylor Swift
I really don't think that Talor swift is pop rock but more country but still her music is ok...
Certainly deserves to be higher...! I mean her first attempt in pop music was uh-mazzingg...! We are never ever getting back together was so catchy...!

4Katy Perry

5Demi Lovato
I loved Rocker Demi when she released Don't Forget and her Here We Go Again album! Not that I don't like her music now, though! :P

6Forever The Sickest Kids
There name says it all
Yes man awesome band thes will be the top soon

7Every Avenue

8Train
I have never heard one of their songs that doesn't have emotion. Definitely my favorite band
They are the best pop rock band of all time
love them so much they are best
pat voice is the best EVER!
I am a huge fan of train. I have listened all of their greatest hits and the best selling ones..
Patrick is really a great singer...

9I See Stars

10My Chemical Romance
I love My Chemical Romance although they changed their image after Black Parade. Still an awesome band. Its a massive shame that they had to break up after being together for so long

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Epic!
Welcome to the black parade is the single best song ever!
Just amazing love em, they gotta get back together, awesome songs, dead, I am not okay, love their albums and stuff
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The Contenders

11Icarus The Owl

12Blink 182
Best Band? That's no question, because all know that the best band is Blink-182.
The best there was, the best there is, and the best there will be... Blink 182

13Maroon 5
Maroon 5 has such a unique and pleasing style of music they should definitely be number 1#. This list is outrageous Maroon 5 is such an amazing band an Adam Levine's voice is absolutely stunning.
I love the way they have their own unique sound that suits them very well. They don't try to copy any other band because they have their own way of showing the world their own sound.
Maroon 5 no. 70? Oh I don't think this is right because they areawesome and mostly pop rock... Maroon 5 is like one of the best bands whose pop rock and I can see some artists here who're not totally pop rock at all... Come on guys maroon 5 is better than many. They can't be no. 70 they should be between the first twenty because they desrve it...
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14One Direction
I am so proud of these lads. They desrve a position in the top tens. They have completed only three years and have a bri
They r the best
One direction are the best band ever I love them
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15Bosta
I like the name

16The Beatles
To be truthful, They are number one, only followed by Maroon Five, Pink Floyd, Rolling stones, Kiss, and Aerosmith. Speaking of that, HOW ARE ALL OF THESE BANDS BEHIND THE JONAS BROTHER. THAT IS LIKE SAYING THAT A HEART ATTACK IS BETTER THAN UNLIMITED JOY.
There isn't another artist or band that comes close to the Beatles. Greatest musical innovators ever while always maintaining mainstream appeal. Simply brilliant and have left a legacy that will likely never be matched.
First of all, the Beatles pretty much invented GOOD music. They invented pop rock music, I mean really, who would not like just one song? Pretty much all of their songs are catchy. If the Beatles were never around, there'd be 2 things: a bunch of music wouldn't be good today and I wouldn't have a favorite band.
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17Let's Be Honest

18Simple Plan
They're the BEST! You'll never find better than simple plan these days!
Best pop rock artist by far is duran duran... I mean I love simple plan but duran duran is classic! My top three are
1 duran duran
2 simple plan
3 pink
Those are THE BEST! Screw the jonas sisters and miley pukis:/ pick the classics first and go from there... Vote even though its not on the damn list
They must be at the top 5 if not the first cause according to me this is the best band of all time SP forever!
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19All Time Low
I love all time low. best band everr
Whoa why's All time low 30 it should be 1st or 2nd, come on they are cool

20Bee Gees

Great songs and harmony


21Hello Ramona

22Selena Gomez and the Scene

23The Script
Are you kidding me? #35? Dang you should listen to their songs like The Man Who Can't Be Moved or Breakeven. They are awesome!
Come on guys--you know you love "Breakeven"
Last time, The Script is in #2 but now what's going on...

24Fall Out Boy
Their new album Save Rock and Roll is very pop rock, but I'm okay with that, cause it's really good :D
They so deserve higher
You kidding me! Do you people listen to music
FOB deserves to at least be in top 10... Definitely higher than demi lovato... And really "my chemical romance.. Urgh"
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25Avril Lavigne
Yes! Avril deserves to be at least in the top 5 if not the first. She is such an inspiration to all the kids worldwide and my parents love her music too. It has such a deep meaning in almost everything she writes. She is my idol-the best artist in the world! I grew up listening to her songs without knowing that they were by her. When I really started to listen to music, I figured out that avril was the rock goddess behind all of it. Now, I truly admire her, for she is so amazing. She never disappoints her fans, ans always comes out with great music. I love you Avril!
I'm 12 and I already know that avril lavigne should be top because she isn't a poser and fake like some of the other artist in the world. She also won't resort to drugs like other artist, she is a huge role model for me as
Avril Lavinge is the best thing which has happened to my Music World. I grew up listening to her songs. She can do it all. Be it very touching and emotional songs like When you're Gone, Happy Ending or fun and peppy numbers like Complicated and Girlfriend.

She's just the best
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26Paramore

27Duran Duran

They are the classic pop rock band! They have inspiring lyrics, great music, and very good combination between rock and pop! Plus john taylor and all the others are cute and beat bass guitarist of all time in this band! Screw jonas brothers


28Toto

29Bridget Mendler
She is awesome! Should e higher than 15.

30First Things First

31Pink
Pink is one of the best pop rock singers, pink at least at top 10
The queen of pop rock
The queen of pop rock. This goddesses needs to be number 1!
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32Adam Lambert

33Aerosmith

34Motion City Soundtrack

This is one of the bands that are underappreciated in the music industry. This deserves to be one of the greatest music people of all time.

This should be no. 2 (only behind the beatles)


35Imagine Dragons
They deserve to be on top simply because they have a unique style and because they're just. The best

36Boys Like Girls
Boyslikegirls is modern pop rock bend with smooth pop rock songs. They guys are very popular in Croatian too.
BOYS LIKE GIRLS DESERVE TO BE HIGHER! <3 THE BEST POP ROCK MUSIC I KNOW

37Owl City
This Band is amazing.

38Kiss

39Kelly Clarkson
10 years in the music industry and she is still on top, and unlike most artists out there her songs have actual meaning and are powerful and just amazing to listen to! This woman is wonderful singer and an incredible songwriter! By far the voice of our generation
Kelly is the best, I must say... Both sorrows n rocks r being exposed so good through her songs. She makes our eyes fill up with tears n also make us the rock... Its really great that both of these suits her voice just perfect... :-D
Maria Thomas. ;-)
Kelly clarkson is simply the best. That's it

40Miley Cyrus
She is crazy, but I think she had boring music till now. Her songs are better. Miley is not little girl any more and I think she don't nead to be on the first place but 39 really... She shold be at least in top 10.

41Bryan Adams

42A Rocket to the Moon

A Rocket to the moon has everything a band should have... Not only their songs are good, they also have a keen sense of style (I copied Nick's hairstyle)...
My top 5 list of ARTTM are :-
1. Like we used to (love that song! )
2. Mr. Right
3. Where did you go
4. When I'm Gone
5. Baby blue eyes

This band should've scored under 10... Much Much Muc... H better than Jonas Brothers...


43Queen
They were amazing and I mean, come on... Who doesn't love Queen
"We will rock you I guess on everyones lips"

44Robbie Williams

45Cassadee Pope
Shes awesome... I love watching her perform.

46The Fray

47Hilary Duff

I love her she should be on the top of the page


48The Rocket Summer

Seriously? no one has added the one man band himself? Bryce Frickin Avary has go more talent in his pinky than a third of the bands/artist on this list

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49Fun.

50Shakira

51Alanis Morissette

Amazing. Jagged Little Pill is the epitome of perfection.


52Geri Halliwell

53Tina Turner

54Good Charlotte

55Sum 41

56McFly

Don't forget this band!


57Faber Drive
The are the best. Best songs ever heard.

58Blank Pages

59Breathe Carolina

60Artist vs. Poet
Amazing band with amazing tracks! I really recommend giving them a listen, if you are looking for some tracks to start out with try:
"Runaway"
"Car Crash"
"Favorite Fix"

61Bruno Mars
HE IS THE BEST! HOW HAS HE NOT BEEN NOMINATED YET?!?!

62Eurythmics

63Cobra Starship

64NeverShoutNever!

653OH!3

66Madonna

67Jennifer Lopez

68Gwen Stefani

69Lindsay Lohan

She isn't superb but still much much and much better than trashy Miley Cyrus, The Jonas Brothers or Hilary Duff


70Sade

71Kate Bush

72Novecento

73Passion Pit

74Lets Get It

75Goo Goo Dolls
They are THE pop rock bands, with their multi-platium album Dizzy Up the Girl, that had SO many top 25 hits. They at least deserve a mention in this countdown.

76Metro Station

77Alive Way
I think they definitely qualify!

78Dead by April
Just the best band in the world! They know how to rock, they always bring something new. Zandro Santiago is the best singer, his voice is just amazing, I also like Stoffe's screams. Pop fans searching for a little heavier music? Answer: Dead by April. The techno/electro sound gives it the best sound with the heavy guitars and drumming, a great blend of Metal with Pop. No other band makes it even near Dead by April. It's just that Dead by April is SO underrated. People wake up! Vote for this band right now. Haven't heard of Dead by April before? Check out the songs "Losing You" and "Mystery" (my favorite :)). And you know what, Dead by April knows how to write lyrics. They are not the ones that sing about drugs and other crap, they sing about love, relationships, society. All of their songs have a deep meaning and message in it. Vote for DbA! Dead by April is the best and you know it!
People don't know what Pop ROCK is. People should talk about Dead by April when it comes to Pop Rock/Metal. They are the only one that blend Pop music so good with Rock and Metal. They use synths, electronica and the catchy poppish vocals which gives their Rock songs a Pop taste. Dead by April has tremendous amount of talent, better than almost every Pop artist. The real Pop artist are led to shame if you compare Dead by April who aren't even full Pop with the real Popstars. People should learn from this band, they're just awesome. Just listen to the song "Calling" and you'll see what they are. The awesome clean poppish singing with the screams and heavy guitar riffs that make this song perfect for the Pop Rock title.

79Busted

80Coldplay
Coldplay are the single most commercially successful alternative rock band of the new millennium, and there's a good reason for that. If you love music in general, I know for a fact that you love or will love at least a huge chunk of Coldplay's. Doesn't matter what genre you like the best.
NO WAY this band must be in top 5!
Coldplay is 15?! Not good... At all
From Parachutes to mylo xyloyo all of their albums are pure gold
Please vote!

81The Jonas Brothers
The Jonas Brothers are amazing. I don't think I could live without their music anymore. They have great, clean music, and they are great role models (all in a way that's not lame like some other stars)

82Michael Jackson
The King of Pop, Rock and Soul
What a joke. MJ is not in top 3 in a list that considers "Pop" at title...
ALL hail the king of kings

83Michelle Branch

84Handshakes and Highfives

85Panic! at the Disco
VERY different from a lot of the other bands on the list, but surely one to be highly recommended. Panic mix with musical beats and words to create the perfect harmony between reality and imagination...

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