Best Pop Stars Ever

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1Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson is the best because he sings, dances, writes songs, composes and is a qualified actor. He also took all of the false rumors and ignored them (the rumors were he turned white on purpose, he hate children etc) also he can actually SING unlike the little twit below who doesn't deserve to be here, the only other artist that can make a song that's good to listen to and not just some guy wailing through the microphone is Justin timberlake.

I just love him rip mj you will live in our hearts he is so perfect he is full of every thing energy and just an amazing dancer and singer he is the king for ever love you mj


No artist ever came close to Michael

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2Katy Perry

she is wicked love her songs rock on katy perry

I CAN'T believe that katy perry is 22nd place! Katy is way better than everybody whos ahead of her! I mean like shes got a powerful and enchanting voice... She sings like an angel! I think fireworks is her best song, its so inspiratonal. I love wide awake too, the videos so cool. Come on she has a movie made on her... Katy should be in 1st place. I love her songs and I wish she was in the top ten at least... Katy perry is my favourite singer!

I think katyperry is one of the best singers in the world. I have all of her cd's. And that is a rilly a good chance for me to step up and vote for katy perry. I love you katyperry

She's just awesome...

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3Taylor Swift

I can't believe that only 1% people in this world loves you!
Well my brother always angry me when I see your clip everyday because your so amazing

Taylor swift is the best, her real field is country music but she is still on 11th in pop chart she is just amazing, her voice is fabulous, her songs are so overflown with emotions that you can see a side of you in her every song. For me Taylor swift will be number 1. I don't give a damn about what say about her. She is awesome

Her music has helped me through almost every rough time in life. Taylor taught me to live my life fearlessly and that there's a time for silence and a time for waiting your turn, but if you know how you feel and so clearly know what you need to say, then you'll know it. I think that's why I love her so much: her music transcends far beyond just beats and lyrics; it has a real message to it

Crazy amazing

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4Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga is by far the biggest pop icon of this century and has been releasing top class singles for over half a decade now. No other Artist has had such enormous success in a relatively short space of time with smash hits which will go down in history produced by her such as Just Dance, Poker Face, Paparazzi, Bad Romance, Telephone, Alejandro, Judas, Born This Way, Edge Of Glory and Applause.It is hard to believe how she could have produce such a large magnitude of great songs in such a small space of time. I don't think that there will be anyone as good as her in the future and there surely hasn't already been anyone as good as her in the past! How is she not number 1!

Britney and Madonna are legends no doubt bout that but lady gaga just has that added spark which makes her the biggest pop star ever made and she loves everybody no matter what :) and man can she sing! X

Lady gaga has got the most talent and more than any other pop star right now. People call a lot of singers the best because they have good lyrics, most of these singers don't even write there music and let's face your most of them are rubbish at singing where as lady gaga is not only a fashion icon but an truly amazing singer and songwriter, her dancing is amazing an everything she does in her career she puts 110% into it, lady gaga has the most amazing creativity and to a true artists eye her outfits are all works of art and a lot have been made and designed by her, lady gaga is the, a lady gaga show is one of the best shows next to "Honey B", LADY GAGA IS THE QUEEN OF POP!

Lady Gaga is the first winner ever for the Songwriters Hall of Fame!

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5Britney Spears

The best female Pop star ever, Britney Spears. Anything she releases is immediately number 1. She's sexy, talented and all round amazing. We've seen her ups and downs and she has managed to pull off the biggest comeback in music history.

Let’s show them whose boss Brit Brit. I’m tired of Lady Gaga and fans saying she is the new Queen just because of her gate receipts, records and download sales. Show us her having 6 world records over 100 million RIAA certified albums and videos sales. That alone could make Britney Queen. Yet, Madonna will always be Queen, She is one of the Fore-Fathers of Pop. Britney is the Crowned Princess of Pop, Heiress to the Throne. So all you pretenders get out of Britney's way and let her do her thing. Welcome back Britney!
Madonna will always be Queen. You can just feel her presence when she enters a room. I love Britney more than Madonna but as far as Pop Royalty Madonna is and will always be Queen. Britney changed Pop for what it is today but if it wasn't for Janet, MJ, and Madonna's influence Pop wouldn't BE what it is today. - matthew.sjoberg.50

She made original pop - her songs remind me of the 2000s - I really like them - althogh she made some mistakes in her life, her debut album is very very good. s

Beautiful, longevity, total performer, singer, dancer, comedian, successful businesswoman, good mother

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Beyonce is without a doubt one of the most talented women on Earth. She has a tremendously powerful voice, with a huge range. She is an excellent dancer and can really connect with an audience. She can put emotions into her voice and her songs that can bring you to tears. She is capable of writing and composing amazing music and for the most part, she does. She is also an excellent actress. Not to mention the fact that she is incredibly beautiful! Put all these qualities in one and you have an AMAZING performer. She has the best live performances of all and I love her with all my heart. GO BEYONCE!

beyonce is definitely the best pop star ever - I mean she was recently voted the best artist in the world in the uk. plus she is always improving as her I am sasha fierce album is her best yet and her vocal range is as good as ever.

Quickly turning into a legend and world wide icon, Beyonce' seems to have it all, the look, the talent and the personality. An amazing pop star.

My favorite singer LOL!

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There is no doubt that Rihanna is on top. Why she is not Number 1 according to Social media or whatever makes no sense to me. Watch one interview, video, or concert clip and it is easy to see why she is so loved and Successful. I fell in love with her person and instantly seen her emotional intelligence in the Oprah special interview with Rihanna. In that short time, I got to know Robyn. She is real, honest, smart, and her work ethic and love for her fans is what has helped her break records. In addition to all of that, this chic has STyle! Taylor can talk about never going out of style and sing about it all day, but Rihanna walks the walk and walks it RIGHT. She is inspiring and I love how a lot of what she wears is drawn from inspiration she receives from whatever is around her in the moment and catches her eye. This girl is a super star. To call her smart was an understatement. She really is a very special individual. Music is what matters to her. Not titles. She is literally in ...more

Come on! 26th place?! She is great! We Found Love is a most beautiful pop song in the world! Only Girl and What's My Name are great too! Umbrella was her greatest song! She also got other party anthems like Disturbia, SOS, Don't Stop The Music, S&M, Man Down, Shut Up And Drive and Where Have You Been! And what about ballads like Unfaithful, Hate That I Love You and California King Bed! Don't forget about songs which weren't released as a singles! VOTE FOR RIHANNA! SHE DESERVES TO BE WITH GAGA, BRITNEY, MICHAEL AND MADONNA!

The only girl in the world deserves to be #1. Gosh I mean dis is someone who has broken records set by madonna, mariah carey and the sweet whitney houston. She has 12 #1's making her the fastest solo artist to achieve that feat, billboard named her the number 1 pop artist of all time fending off her mates and even the legendary Madonna owing to her consistent place on the charts and having the records for the most #1's, most entries & most top 10's on the pop songs chart. Come on people, Rihanna has proven beyond reasonable doubt that she has come to #STAY, make good music and entertain.

She is awesome,

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She was made to be famous.. She is a legend of POP she has been the most succesful woman with more than 300 millions copies.. She is the queen of reinvention SHE HAS CREATED all the other superstars who appeared after her.. Lady gaga is great because it's the logical and modern continuation of the madonna idea, it's obvious that lady gaga is the current queen of pop, why people try to deny it? She is really more succesful than madonna nowdays..
I don't know if the problem is the age of Madonna (which affects more than people think) or its latest reinvention.. She was the queen of pop.. Now people no longer sees her as the queen, and so she has ceased being it.. But she has been the queen for thirty years (until today) she began to build the road that she no longer walks... Only the following greatest artist may succeed her on the throne she created.. And yes, lady gaga is slowly taking it.

This list is preposterous. MJ's fine, but Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Demi Lovato? They're new, people, and untested. Whoever created this list sure is a teenage inexperienced, amateur listener. Madonna is LEGEND. She is incomparable, irreplaceable. Bieber, Gaga, Lovato, Beyonce, even Michael Jackson and Britney Spears are NOTHING compared to Madonna, pop's greatest artist.

Madonna is the Queen of pop and the best pop female artist ever, she can't be compared to those wannabees like katy perry, lady gaga, taylor swift, Britney etc... Madonna has proved to be a true artist by giving us great albums. This site is stupid to have Madonna in number 8, she should be second because the first place is Michael Jackson and even though he is number one, he has not accomplished what Madonna has. Because his last albums were not as successful as Madonna's. Againsm is real, The media trash Madonna's work just because now she is in her 50s and continue singing. Stop the hate, it is the only way to live with tolerance in this world, stop promoting hate to young people.

First of all she is really awesome I like songs like holiday I also like how she dances and she is really good.

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9Justin Bieber

He is very very cute and he just makes me believe and he inspires me I just love him I'm a belieber and he has the best music in the world I love you justin bieber! 1justin bieber follow me at @jespowel on twitter you make anything happen even when I cry you turn my cry into a laugh and you have the dance moves your pitch is also beautiful you always have kind words to say about other people you make my life complete you have the most best voice in the whole world you are my idol justin I want you to know I love you to death

He is just so god damn talented! He has an amzing voice, can play four instruments, whisc he all learned by himself, is a very good actor, can skateboarding AND he is very very good looking! Bit the best thing is that he always give back, he said it's important to him! He brake the'make a wish' record and that's only ONE of MANY records he broke! He visits hospitals and little kids with cancer he makes them smile and that's all that matters for their families, to see their little boys and girls SMILE one last time before the world lost another fighter. He always shows his love for his beliebers and how thankful he is to have us. Yeah, he made mistakes, and he will do more! But he's human! Everyone makes mistakes and only because someone is popular and rich doesn't mean he is an alien or something like this! He's still a normal 19 years old! And teenagers make mistakes, Its normal! For me he is the best idol you can have! I saw he was perfect and I started loving him, then I knew he ...more

His songs are very good

Who's in the world don't know this him? He had a great voice. I'm a huge fan of him.

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10Bruno Mars

I love the beautiful melodies of all the songs you write and sing, especially "Never Close Our Eyes". I'm extremely grateful that you gave this beautiful song to the vocal god Adam Lambert, who can spice it up to make it a fabulous collab. You are the best songwriter and singer in the world of this generation of artists, along with Adam Lambert. I hate those people who keep saying that Justin Bieber is better than you. Bruno Mars and Adam Lambert forever!

He is one of the best in the business at this time. I am shocked to see him at 24. Man he should be in the top 10.

He is the best right now and one of the best in the history
He is the next legend
That is the truth

He is the best...

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The Newcomers

?Kendall Schmidt
?Melanie Martinez

Melanie Martinez is awesome. You should go and listen to some of her songs such as "Soap", "Dollhouse" and more. She has a unique style, and deserves to be more popular.

The Contenders

11Selena Gomez

She's the baest singer ever and so cute.
She's a great actress too.
It's my dream to meet her.

I am Selena Gomez's number 1 fan in the world! She is so amazing.

I am the one that wrote this list! I thing Selenas great.

Oh amazing! She is the best singer, very cute, best actress. I love her songs. She should be the first.

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12Enrique Iglesias

Best. No other words! Who the hell put Bieber in front?!

AWESOME he Clears the thoughts extensive power wio relaxes our mind and freshes the day and night the best of all time -p.M. dinesh

Beat ever... No one can beat him... His concerts, songs, looks... Eevrything just too amazing!

He is much better than anyone the list except jackson

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Legend needs no description. She's smart, honest, and so deeply involved with the audience heart that she will live forever without any doubt.

To everyone: Try. Never give up. It's what I tell myself, and it's the reason I'm so confident. You're beautiful. Remember that.

She's amazing! Never a bad performance and her voice is iconic and beautiful

She is one of my favourite singers of all time. I love all of her songs

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14Demi Lovato

stars in camp rock and after that she became a pop star

Demi Lovato has a unique voice and is pretty hot, she gets my vote =D

Demi lovato is so amazing and I like her songs when she was acting in camp rock also I like all of her songs she is really good at singing and acting finally I like her rock and pop songs so she should one of the the best singers wow!

Just love the way she adopts the song

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15Miley Cyrus

Best vocal range. Capable of singing all sort of songs. She is definitely the DISNEY QUEEN...
I love all songs sung by MC

Miley she is the queen of music Disney pop legned nobody in Disney will never to her she sold so much I mean nobody will touch her in Disney she one of Disney icon and she in the Disney hall of fame Miley is a living legned love you Disney queen aka miley

I thought she looked better with brown hair. But I've excepted it. If that's who she wants to be, I'm not stooping her. She is who she is. Just like I am who I am.

She is a horrible horrible person

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She is an awesome singer and is hot

This list is defective without her

Shakira is at same level than Michael Jackson and Madonna, she is truthly top ten, Justin Bieber and other just is a comercial singers, no more...

She is talented and wonderful

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17Justin Timberlake

NEEDS to be number 2 to Michael Jackson. He doesn't use autotune just like every other person in this list besides Michael Jackson.

One of the few Male Pop stars on the list. Has a very unique voice and a perfect Male pop star image, has had great success since Nsync.

Number two after MJ - no doubt!

Elvis then MJ then Justin Timberlake

Michael Jackson is the King of Pop - Justin Timberlake is the President of Pop!

One of my mom's favorites.

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18Avril Lavigne

Best singer ever! She's my idol, I would do anything to go and be able to meet her, it's totally worth it. If have every single one of her songs on my iPhone (that I can actually get on iTunes). She is beautiful, has a great personality, and she really knows how to rock! She was he most popular singer in the early 2000s along with Pink, Kelly Clarkson, and Katy Perry (who are my most favorite singers after Avril of course). She is one of the best punk/pop/rock singers in the world! She is so underrated now and deserves to get at least #3 if not #1. I'm surprised she's only #28 (Ha! That's her age! ).

Avril Lavigne gets my vote for sure. She tells you to be laid back and live your life to the fullest and don't waste your time being grouchy and miserable and to not worry about what other people think of you be
Cause you are YOU

She rooks and is so good at singing!

Avril lavigne, Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera

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She is amazing, inspiring and makes her own songs! She is one of few artists that are generic an makes her own songs. I love her album, Warrior, it has Die Young, Crazy Kids, Supernatural and many great future hits! I also love her show Kesha: My Crazy Beautiful Life on MTV because she is not afraid to show her true self to people. I am her Number 1 fan!


How is she below Justin Bieber? - RockStarr

She is so much fun

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20Alicia Keys

Well of course, Alicia is just like Adele with the most powerful voice in history according to one of her best songs this girl is on fire!

Alicia Keys is a wonderful singer and I just love all her songs!

Alicia Keys is awesome!

She needs to go way up 👆

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