Most Original Music Artists
The Contenders: Page 2
21 Tom Waits
Thomas Alan "Tom" Waits, born December 7, 1949 is an American singer-songwriter, composer, and actor. ...read more.
Every album he does is different from the other, you really don't know what will he do next.
Elvis Presley at 11? Really? As far as I know he somehow stole black music and sold it to a wider audience so I don't see why's that original
Wow, this is a really solid top 10... apart from Robbie Williams being in it - DontTouchMyPogoStick
Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She influenced a lot of singers such as: Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Beyonce Knowles and Britney Spears . She is known as Queen of Pop and at modern pop culture specifically in 2012 "Madge" or MDNA . She has ...read more.
She invented everything our modern so-called "pop stars" are doing (B. Spears, C. Aguilera, G. Stefani, Pink, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, K. Perry... just to name a few). She is new with every new album so year. Madonna is very original artist -
23 Amy Winehouse
Amy Jade Winehouse was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues, and jazz. She is also a well-known member of the 27 Club, as she overdosed on alcohol at age 27.
This woman is just Originality with special vocal -
you can't get any more original than that - Celestius
24 System of a Down
System of a Down formed in 1994 as an Armenian-American Nu Metal group from Glendale, California . The band name is sometimes shortened to System or SOAD. ...read more.
25 Bryan Adams
unique special voice, great lyrics, great everything -
Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor, better known by her stage name Lorde, is a New Zealand singer-songwriter.
A teen artist. Come on guys, she's supah talented and writes songs from her surroundings. Not songs about stuff like 'stay the night' or some stupid stuff like 'still into you'
27 Panic! at the Disco
Panic! at the Disco is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 and featuring the current lineup of vocalist Brendon Urie, accompanied on tour by bassist Dallon Weekes, guitarist Kenneth Harris, and drummer Dan Pawlovich.
Aerosmith is an American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston" and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band".
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian-Spanish singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.
Sandra Ann Lauer, commonly known under her stage name Sandra Maria Magdalena", "In the Heat of the Night", "Everlasting Love", "Secret Land", "Hiroshima" and "Don't Be Aggressive".
32 Belinda Carlisle
Belinda Jo Carlisle is an American singer who gained worldwide fame as the lead vocalist of the Go-Go's, one of the most successful all-female bands of all time.
Eurythmics were a British music duo consisting of members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart. Stewart and Lennox were both previously in the band The Tourists, who split up in 1980; Eurythmics were formed that year in London.
34 Bela Fleck and the Flecktones
Eclectic, talented, and extremely innovative, Bela Fleck and his band are undoubtedly a collection of some of the most talented musicians the world has to offer. There music cannot be classified as one genre, and the unpredictability in each song is something to look forward to in each of their songs.
35 Gogol Bordello
36 Sergei Rachmaninoff
Alecia Beth Moore known professionally as P!NK, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress.
ABBA were a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972 by members Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad.
They were one of the first big music groups to come from a country other than England or America. Their sound is completely unique, especially with their accents.
39 Talking Heads
Talking Heads were an American rock band formed in 1975 in New York City and active until 1991. The band comprised David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, and Jerry Harrison.
40 Joy Division
Joy Division were an English rock band formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester. Originally named Warsaw, the band consisted of singer Ian Curtis, guitarist and keyboardist Bernard Sumner, bassist Peter Hook, and drummer Stephen Morris.