Best Child Singers of All TimeAnanya
The Top Ten
Lead singer of the Jackson 5 at 11 years old, although the J5 never had an album go higher than #4, and his solo album back then "Ben" peaked at #5, but there were some #1 singles. Had his first #1 album, "Thriller" at age 23.
Best singer in my opinion, he is just amazing
To the commenter who called him "the man", this particular list is strictly about an artists "child" career; age 15 and under.V 1 Comment
At age 10 she sang with a voice and a style like an adult star singer. Without example. So good that many listeners couldn't believe it. - ohcnave
At age 10, youngest solo artist in US chart history to have a Platinum and #2 album. Also had another #2 album that went gold at age 11, and one that hit #7 at age 12.
It's simple: even at a young age, Jackie had the most beautiful singing voice in the world.
Had 4 albums that reached #1 and another that hit #2 on the Billboard Classical chart.V 1 Comment
Never really heard by US audiences, but as a UK star in the early 60's, she once had the Beatles opening for her. They possibly wrote "Misery" for her to sing, but her management rejected it.
A very sad, cautionary tale. Nationwide stardom and several top 20 hits at age 15; dead of a heroin overdose at age 25.
One of the top 5 greatest singers in history!
Strictly a Disney-created flavor of the month about 10 years ago. Disney dropped him like a hot potato once he was no longer "cute".
One of the saddest, most cautionary tales in Hollywood history.
Now this is a singer everyone should listen to and respect. His voice is one that can make you feel happy and confident. - SwagFlicks
Still holds the record for youngest artist in US chart history to have a #1 album, at age 13.
Mostly famous for singing "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas", in 1953, and in 1954 she actually got one, then immediately donated it to the Oklahoma City Zoo.
Sang " I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus".
Member of the short-lived but promising group Mindless Behavior, charted a #6 and #7 album before getting fired for stealing the producer's car.
Youngest female musician to write, produce, and perform a Billboard #1 single, at age 17.
Managed to parlay her childhood stardom into a successful Broadway career.
Her amazing talent was recognized as early as age 3, but due to an abusive mother, did not enter a major music conservatory until age 14.
Long before she became a worldwide opera star as an adult, she appeared in a 1930's movie, billed as an "8 year old sensation", but in reality was about 11-12 years old.
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List StatsUpdated 27 Feb 2017
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