Best Solo Artists


The Contenders: Page 4

61 Mary-Jess Leaverland
62 Bo Diddley
63 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.

Where is bruno mars...

Bruno mars must be no. 1...
with Michael Jackson... I don't believe that bruno mars is no.16...

Bruno mars is the best Solo artist...
I love Bruno mars very much...
Amazing song...

you must try it, I'm sure you like it..

he is the greatest singer of all time.
he has perfect pitch & perfect tune. I love all her songs.
he could sing any song & make it a hit. "
"Most certainly, without a doubt the greatest singer off all-time... And incredible musician over all. You can't tell me his voice is not the most unique as well

he is absolutely the most original, and the greatest performer, with powerful voice that leaves us shocked and amazed. He is definitely number one, Bruno mars can sing him heart out and she sings him own compositions which make him even better
he sings very clever things in her songs, and the singles he put out, in the order he put them out, was brilliant, and ...more

64 Agnes Monica

She is the real diva
She is singer, dancer, songwriter, actress, producer
She is gorgeous and supertalented
Best asian artist of all time

V 1 Comment
65 Robbie Williams Robbie Williams
66 Kanye West Kanye West Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. After West's parents divorced, him and his single mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 10, West temporarily moved to Nanjing, China, because his mother was teaching more.

How the heck did he get on this list. he is like all the other rappers except for eminem they all mumble nonsene

67 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison Swift (Taylor Swift) is an American singer-songwriter. She was born on December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania. She is best known for writing break up songs and for having more than 5 Grammys . She became interested in country music when she was around 9 years old and after watching more.

She is what we call amazing. Just amazing

Love her voice!

Taylor Swift BEFORE Stevie Wonder.KILL ME PLEASE.

68 George Harrison George Harrison George Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.

After leaving the Beatles, while he didn't receive much recognition, he definitely should have. His solo work is better than John Lennon's experimental idiocy and Paul McCartney's generic rock combined, probably from a combination of both's styles, while still capturing the essence of the Beatles. See "All Things Must Pass" and "Cloud Nine".

69 Gwen Stefani Gwen Stefani

Blakey boy

70 Bonnie Tyler Bonnie Tyler Bonnie Tyler is a Welsh singer. She is known for her distinctive husky voice, resulting from an operation to remove vocal nodules in the mid-1970s.
71 Anastacia Anastacia

Everything Burns (! ), Left Outside Alone, One Day in Your Life, Pieces of a Dream, Heavy on My Heart, Seasons Change, Time, Sick and Tired, Paid my Dues,... - Martin_Canine

72 Shakira Shakira Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian-Spanish singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.
73 Passenger Passenger Michael David Rosenberg, better known by his stage name Passenger, is an English singer-songwriter and musician.
74 Leonard Cohen Leonard Cohen Leonard Norman Cohen was a Canadian singer, songwriter, poet and novelist . Cohen died on November 7, 2016 at the age of 82 .
75 Mario Frangoulis
76 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.

Really? This guy defines solo music. His concerts are all played live, and he has made some of the most iconic music ever, aka Thinking out Loud and Lego House.

Should be way higher than he is, far better than Miley Cyrus, Kanye West and some of the other garbage on this list

He's the only artist nowadays that gets the recognition he deserves

77 Ryan Tedder Ryan Tedder

Come on! Ryan on 23? Seriously. Listen to his songs! Like gravity or marching on or prodigal or the right moves!

Why Ryan Tedder not here in this list? God he is giving the best of him! - anandinvu00eectusu00d0

78 Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel Peter Brian Gabriel is an English singer-songwriter, musician and humanitarian activist who rose to fame as the original lead singer and flautist of the progressive rock band Genesis.

75. Unacceptable. Easily one of the most influential artists, and one of few guys to have the dominant musical chops to be inducted into the RRHoF TWICE. Granted the hall is kind of a sham, but given the hall has a huge vendetta against Prog-artists, Peter getting in twice is a huge accomplishment. Car, Scratch, Melt, Security, So and Us were all among the best albums put out by solo artists. He and his former Genesis bandmate (Oi Phil! ) were the only solo artists in the 80's on the same spectrum as Michael Jackson, both commercially and artistically (No, Madonna is not a creative genius).

Peter Gabriel. He made Melt. Security, which includes San Jacinto. So. Peter Gabriel is a great man, a smart man, a noble man, and he has changed music by virtue of being innovative, alive and introspective. - Sebastos156

Saw him live. Godamn! All there is to say. Security, So, Cars, Melt, Passion, Up and Us are all perfect.

Are you people really this out of touch? Pete has the touch.

This guy practically wrote the book on innovating world music with pop sensibilities. Not to mention, one of the 10 greatest singers of all time.

V 2 Comments
79 Jonathan Antoine Jonathan Antoine Jonathan Antoine is a classically trained English tenor. He rose to fame after appearing on the sixth series of Britain's Got Talent in 2012 as one half of the classical duo Jonathan and Charlotte.

The most amazing young Tenor of the decade. We have waited for the New Pavarotti

His first solo album due out October 2014

A young man with a tremendous voice. Started as part of a duo on Britains got talent.

80 Zayn Malik Zayn Malik Zain Javadd Zayn Malk born on 12 January 1993, who records mononymously as Zayn, is a British singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Bradford, Malik aspired to pursue a career in music from a young age leading him to audition as a solo artist for the British reality television music competition The more.

Zyan is really a nice one but I think they his performence was better with one direction

Zayn has his hit that has been 1st on more then 1 billborad with his single pilliow talk

PSearch List

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Most Annoying Solo Artists or Groups Top Ten Greatest British Solo Artists Best Male Solo Artists Most Annoying Solo Artists of All Time Top Ten Greatest Female American Solo Music Artists of All Time

List StatsUpdated 19 Oct 2017

2,000 votes
165 listings
8 years, 76 days old

Top Remixes (16)

1. Bob Dylan
2. Elvis Presley
3. David Bowie
1. Beyonce Knowles
2. Kanye West
3. Juliet Simms
1. Eminem
2. Michael Jackson
3. Elvis Presley

View All 16


Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.