Best Singers Made Famous By Reality TV

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1Jackie EvanchoJacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and five albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts .

Jackie might have become successful without her appearance on America's Got Talent. But it would have taken a lot longer than... Instantly! - BobG

Came in second on America's Got Talent season 5, but exploded on the charts, breaking Michael Jackson's record as the youngest artist in US chart history to have a Top 2 and Platinum CD.
Since then, has had her own PBS "Great Performances" T.V. special TWICE, with taping of her third T.V. special slated for summer of 2014.
Destined to be the greatest singer of her generation.

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2Adam LambertAdam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter and stage actor. Since 2009, he has sold over 2.5 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide.

Saw him live -- absolutely the best singer on American Idol and one of the best singers I've ever heard -- no one surpasses his range and vocal ability.

Adam Lambert has an amazing range that few male pop singers possess or use. His voice and presence changed American Idol.

Adam is the absolute best singer of his generation. He will go down in history as one the best of any generation.

3Kelly Clarkson

most successful, and technically an amazing vocalist, who Simon said was on the level of Mariah Carey and Celine Dion - ilovekelly75

She has a seriously amazing voice. So amazing! I have such huge love for Kelly Clarkson. She is unbelievably talented.

4Leona LewisLeona Louise Lewis is a British singer, songwriter and animal welfare campaigner. She was born and raised in the London Borough of Islington, London, England where she attended the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology.

Every one of her performances made the hair on the back of my neck stand up, no one since has even got close.

Mariah Carey minus the whistle notes - ilovekelly75

5Carrie Underwood

Carrie and Miranda should be much higher than they are! I ADORE them both. Kellie Pickler should be on here too! Congrats on everything to the two of you! And everyone else on here ;)

Carrie Underwood has a flawless singing voice. She is also a dynamic performer!

one of the best country singers ever - ilovekelly75

6Jordin SparksJordin Brianna Sparks is an American singer, songwriter and actress. In 2007, she rose to fame after winning the sixth season of American Idol; at age 17, she became the youngest winner in the series' history.

beautiful voice that can be versatile and dynamic - ilovekelly75

Great singer and actress in Sparkle.

7Eli Mattson

soulful version of Elton John - ilovekelly75

8Max Crumm

he won the part as Danny on Grease even though he looked nothing like him - ilovekelly75

9Miranda LambertMiranda Leigh Lambert is an American country music singer and songwriter. She is best known as a solo artist, and is a member of the Pistol Annies.V1 Comment
10Crystal Bowersox

The Contenders

11Cheryl ColeCheryl Ann Fernandez-Versini is an English singer, dancer, and television personality. She rose to fame in late 2002 as a member of girl group Girls Aloud on ITV's Popstars: The Rivals, and stayed with the group until they split up in 2013.V1 Comment
12Susan Boyle
13Dilana Robichaux
14Caitlin Lynn

chilling tone to her voice - ilovekelly75

15Chris DaughtryChristopher Adam "Chris" Daughtry is an American musician and actor, best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the rock band Daughtry and as the fourth-place contestant on the fifth season of American Idol.
16Angie Miller
17Leanne Mitchell
18Jessica Sanchez
19Kris AllenV1 Comment
20David Cook
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