Best Male Vocalists of Today


The Top Ten

1 David Phelps

Greatest male vocalist/tenor in the world! His voice is stunning and so powerful! He captures your complete attention when he sings and his range is amazing! He keeps getting better with time. He is also a gifted songwriter and writes most of his music. His music is is excellent in every way! The combination of his powerful voice and music that ministers to hearts everywhere make him the number #1 male vocalist in any genre of music! I'm just glad he sings and uses his talent for God's glory!

Bill Gaither is hands-down the most used-by-God man I have witnessed in my life. He and his wife have had the opportunity to support and propel many a great giant in the world of gospel music and beyond. Powerhouses like Guy Penrod, Steve Green, and Larnelle Harris have blessed many listeners by lending their voices to the Vocal Band over the years. But, in my opinion, none will ever come close to matching the talent God has given David Phelps to steward. And David Phelps has, by all means, been a good and faithful steward of that talent. I sat looking for some examples of songs to list as my favorites, and an hour later I have some twenty tabs open in my browser, tears streaming down my face, and multiple times I had my hands up in the air, praising the Lord. That is the power of David's range. Unbelievable. From the soft angelic high tones in "Leave It There" (A Capella), to the mighty power from songs like "The Love of God." And then the songs that feature his whole range, such as ...more

David Phelps is absolutely the Best Male Vocalist of any time. He has a phenomenal range, his arrangements are original and flawless, and the songs he writes will leave you breathless. I have been fortunate enough to see this fabulous artist several times in concert over the years and he never disappoints. I have never seen him give less than 100% to his fans on and off stage. In meeting David, I found a person who is kind, funny, and just awesome to be around. He once told me I was fun too watch at a concert. I told him he was too. It's always a wonderful day when a David Phelps concert comes to my area. I encourage any music lover to listen to the hevenly voice of David Phelps. You won't be disappointed!

He is such a blessing

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2 Dimash Kudaibergen Dimash Kudaibergen Dinmukhamed Kanatuly Kudaibergen (Commonly known as Dimash Kudaibergen born May 24th, 1994) is a Kazakh singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Dimash is best known as a contestant of a talent show "Singer 2017" in China where he was declared a runner-up. He is also known for possessing a wide more.

His voice is out of this world! His stage presence is phenomenal! Dimash is the best there is!

Simply the best. Amazing vocal, magnificent personality and appearance of a top model.

He is the best singer on the world, now and forever! - marijica

His vocals are crazy! His range is D2-D8! He sings from the lowest note to the highest note in a second! No struggle at all! He is the best singer in the world!

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3 Arnel Pineda Arnel Pineda Arnel Campaner Pineda is a Filipino singer and songwriter. He came to prominence in the Philippines during the 1980s and internationally in 2007 as the lead singer of the American rock band Journey.

I love him to bits. Wonderful addition to one of my favorite bands.

Arnel is the best


He is awful

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4 Brendon Urie Brendon Urie Brendon Boyd Urie, more commonly known as Brendon Urie, was born April 12, 1987, in St. George, Utah. He is an American singer, songwriter, musician and multi-instrumentalist. He is best own as the lead singer of the American pop-rock band Panic! At The Disco. He is the only original remaining member. more.

Brendon definitely deserves to be higher on this list. He deserves more credit in general. His vocals are incredible, in my opinion he's number one.

He is definitely the best male vocalist in the game right now

The vocal range and live performances of Brendon Urie say it all. He is definitely number one in his vocals together with a more than awesome personality!

He's the best vocalist of all time in my opinion. This vocal range is just perfect. He deserves a lot more than he gets.

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5 Adam Lambert Adam Lambert Adam 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.

Easily the BEST vocalist of this generation, I sincerely can't understand how people say he's bad, you may not like him but his vocal ability, range and technique are just something else. His performances are simply mind-blowing

WORST male vocalist of today. He sings and screams like a GIRL!

Insane vocals and not gone unnoticed but queens Brian may and roger Taylor as he is now their leading man and has been for nearly 6 years now


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6 Jimmy Barnes Jimmy Barnes James Dixon Swan, better known as Jimmy Barnes, is a Scottish-born Australian rock singer-songwriter.

Australia's number 1 rock legend! Do yourself a favour & listen to his "Hits" album. His soul albums are fab too.


7 Bruno Mars Bruno Mars Peter Gene Hernandez, professionally known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and choreographer.

This guy is humble with a great voice and he lets his music speak for itself, I go looking for his music because he has hidden gems... he deserves top three without a doubt, best part is he sounds very similar when he performs live as well... so for me he is arguably the best right now.


The pop king

next MJ? - EliHbk

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8 Matthew Bellamy Matthew Bellamy Matthew James "Matt" Bellamy is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and compose most famous for being the main vocalist in alternative rock band Muse.

He has a very unique voice, he sings amazingly

Defienatly Bellamy. Gosh he's great! - lilbullet111

Doesn't compare

Amazing range!

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9 Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, and songwriter born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana and passed away on June 25, 2009. He donated (at least) a remarkable 500,000,000 dollars to charity. Michael is also known as The King of Pop (a title given to him by Elizabeth Taylor) or under more.

In my opinion MJ had the most vocal command with an untouchable tone. His mastery of music theory was really incredible too which contributed to his powerful song writing. he's my number one.

Why is he on this list? He's been dead for 9 years. - benhos

Michael Jackson has true dancing talent that no one can beat. He has his own style. He is amazing!

Um... he’s been worm food for almost a decade. Wouldn’t that make him not a male vocalist of TODAY? (Take a look at my username and you’ll know who I suggest you replace him with.) - BonJovi17

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10 Chester Bennington Chester Bennington Chester Charles Bennington (March 20th, 1976 - July 20th, 2017) was an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor, best known for being the lead singer of Linkin Park. He also has a few side projects like Julien K and Dead By Sunrise. He committed suicide in 2017 due to depression.

Simply, no one can match his vocals. How can be guys like Michael Jackson be above him? These guys can sing only in one note. He can sing in all notes. He can scream and go as high as mount everest, then drop his vocals to as low and deep as Pacific Ocean. None can match his wide range of vocals. Linkin Park are lucky to have him. The only guy close to him is Jared Leto of 30 seconds to Mars.

I can't believe the guy on top (I have no idea how to spell his name) is even there, like seriously. Anyway... I have NEVER heard a voice like Chester's. This guy could do anything.

Inspiration. Legend, rest in peace.

One of the best singers of all time.Sings like an angel but screams like a demon.-DarkBoi-X

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The Newcomers

? Devin Townsend Devin Townsend Devin Garret Townsend is a Canadian musician, songwriter and record producer. He was the founder, songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist in extreme metal band Strapping Young Lad from 1994 to 2007 and has an extensive career as a solo artist.

Ridiculously good. Can sing (or scream) in any style. - FromScytheToSceptre

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The Contenders

11 Josh Groban Josh Groban

He is simply the best male vocalist I have ever heard in concert. He is gifted and works very hard to keep his voice in top condition. I say Josh definitely deserves the top spot in this list. - Suzypooh

Perfection in everything he sings. Never disappoints.

12 Tamer Hosny Tamer Hosny

You need to listen to him! he;s awesome! - anony

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13 Michael Buble Michael Buble Michael Steven Bublé is a Canadian singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer. He has won several awards, including four Grammy Awards and multiple Juno Awards.

Michael Buble is todays DEAN MARTIN, his music is soothing, Jazzy, and his songs make you feel good, you can understand the words to his music. He does not sing any of that Rap Crap, Michael is classy on stage just like Dean Martin. John Henry Jr.

He's fantastic and he never tries. Wonder how good he will sound if he did?

You don't hear this type of voice anymore

No on tune

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14 Ryan Tedder Ryan Tedder

Ryan Tedder's voice sounds like it's coming from an angel! Incredible range and finesse.

He is really talented Vocalist.. One Republic rocks! - anandinvu00eectusu00d0

Ryan Tedder is god who deserves to top this list

His voice sounds like an angel

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15 Will Young

Yum Yum Mr Will Young! The best vocalist - he always sings live and has the most amazing voice. He deserves more recognition for his wonderful talent.

Will Young is an amazing singer. He's got such a light, but emotionally powerful touch to his voice. It gives me such an overwhelming feeling.

16 Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He was born in Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk.

Ed Sheeran is an amazing artist, and whenever he releases something bad, he always redeems himself with a much better song.

He is the one

Best of all

17 Usher Usher Usher Terry Raymond IV is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. Born in Dallas, but raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee was where he lived until moving to Atlanta, Georgia at the age of 12 where his mother put him in local singing competitions all over the city.

Over rated. Not loud enough

De best

Give it up

18 Hyde

better than usher and josh groban. the also difference is they only sing soul rnb and pop unlike hyde who sings all genres - ronluna


19 Andrea Bocelli Andrea Bocelli Andrea Bocelli, OMRI, OMDSM is an Italian classical crossover tenor, recording artist, and singer-songwriter. Born with poor eyesight, he became permanently blind at the age of 12 following a football accident.

Compared to him, even MJ and Freddie mercury are mere amateurs.

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20 Jason Mraz Jason Mraz


Same old jay

21 Jared Leto Jared Leto

He's so deep and so high, whatever is needed. The only guy better than him in this list is Chester Bennington of Linkin Park

Yeah right..


22 Alex Turner Alex Turner Alexander David "Alex" Turner is an English musician. He is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English rock band Arctic Monkeys.


God no

23 Serj Tankian Serj Tankian Serj Tankian is a Lebanese-born Armenian-American singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, poet, and political activist.

He's the best in the business

24 Adam Levine Adam Levine Adam Noah Levine is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5. more.

Here's the best singer on the list
Adam if you read this I would like to say
That you should turn your band to the old one. SONGS ABOUT JANE one.

25 Myles Kennedy Myles Kennedy Myles Richard Kennedy is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Alter Bridge, and as the lead vocalist in Slash's current band: Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators.

Chester who? Have you heard this guy? Blows all the others out of the water.

26 Dave Matthews Dave Matthews Dave Matthews is a South African born American singer and guitarist most well known as frontman for the rock band Dave Matthews Band.

A little wiry but what the heck. - Suzypooh

27 Patrick Stump Patrick Stump Patrick Martin Stumph, known professionally as Patrick Vaughn Stump, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, actor and music critic, best known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, pianist and composer of Fall Out Boy, an American rock band from Wilmette, Illinois.
28 Newton Faulkner
29 Steven Tyler Steven Tyler Steven Tyler is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and former television music competition judge, best known as the lead singer of the Boston-based rock band Aerosmith, in which he also plays the harmonica, and occasional piano and percussion.

Me and me Ole lady were sitting in the shade talking bout the money I ain't made

Better than all the singers on this list! - BOOGIE69

Aerosmith is never going to die!

Iconic figure in rock world don't judge tyler if he is not number 1. You know he took the long road from his love to music to his history as one of the greatest ever! get it right pleease!

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30 Eddie Vedder Eddie Vedder Eddie Vedder is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as a member of the rock band Pearl Jam, with whom he performs lead vocals and is one of three guitarists.

Don't like his's a drag

31 Rob Halford Rob Halford Robert John Arthur "Rob" Halford is an English singer and songwriter, who is best known as the lead vocalist for the Grammy Award-winning heavy metal band Judas Priest and famed for his powerful wide ranging operatic voice.
32 James Morrison
33 Paolo Nutini
34 Chris Martin Chris Martin Christopher Anthony John "Chris" Martin is an English singer, songwriter and musician. He is best known as the lead singer of rock band Coldplay.

You can't even compare him with anybody in this world
The best!
Viva coldplay Viva chris

35 Jimin Jimin


36 Robbie Williams Robbie Williams

I have total respect for this guy, his voice is unique.

37 Adam Gontier Adam Gontier Adam Wade Gontier is a Canadian musician and songwriter. He is the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter for Saint Asonia, but is best known as the former lead singer, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter of the Canadian rock band Three Days Grace.
38 Tony Bennett
39 Isono Kyo Hiroshi
40 Jason Wade
41 Geoff Tate Geoff Tate Geoff Tate is a German-born American singer and musician who rose to fame in the 1980s with the progressive metal band Queensrÿche.
42 Justin Nozuka
43 Gavin DeGraw Gavin DeGraw Gavin Shane DeGraw is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He rose to fame with the single "I Don't Want to Be" from his debut album Chariot which became the theme song for the television drama series One Tree Hill.

Come on now. By far one of the most dynamic male vocalists in pop/rock music.

44 Matt Shadows Matt Shadows Matthew Charles Sanders, better known by his stage name M. Shadows, is an American musician, best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter and founding member of the American metalcore/alternative metal band Avenged Sevenfold.
45 Nate Ruess Nate Ruess
46 Sonu Nigam Sonu Nigam
47 Steven Wilson Steven Wilson Steven John Wilson is an English musician and record producer, most associated with the progressive rock genre. He is best known for his band Porcupine Tree.
48 Josh Todd
49 Eric Hutchinson
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