Most Talented Music Icons of All Time

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The Top Ten

1 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 ...read more.

This man really understood music. He knew how to nail every genre. Michael Jackson had a beautiful voice. He really knew how to make his songs not boring. Even his slow songs were catchy. His song-writing skills, singing and dancing skills, beat boxing skills, and creative music videos prove that no artist is more talented than Michael Jackson.

KING POP

He's the most talented musician and dancer that was ever been on earth and no one could ever be like michael or more than michael. He's the greatest of all time. The king of music and dance. The purest soul and he seems to be an angel. He has very very nice voice and dance moves. Everything that michael do is amazing. He'll forever be the greatest entertainer that ever borned.👑"King"👑🙏...love you michael forever ❤❤😘

2 Freddie Mercury Freddie Mercury Freddie Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara, 5th September 1946 - 24th November 1991) was a Zanzibari-born British singer of Indian descent, songwriter and record producer, known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the British rock band Queen. He also became known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave ...read more.

He can play piano and sing like no other human and writes the most beautiful songs. Just pure God-given talent.

Come on people: he is the number one.

We have to take him to the top!

He was too precious for this world so now he's gone 😭

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3 Hariharan Hariharan Hariharan is an Indian playback singer who has sung for Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bhojpuri, Punjabi, Gujarati and Rajasthani films, an established and foremost ghazal singer and composer, and one of the pioneers of Indian fusion music . In 2004, he was honoured with the Padma ...read more.

Hariharan is Legendary Versatile singer...
He has sung in all genres of music...
His voice is magical, magnetic, sweet and Crystal clear...

Member of popular band "COLONIAL COUSINS"..
One of the pioneers of Fusion music...
Generator of MAGNETIC VOICE...

Legendary Versatile Singer...
One of the best Ghazal composers...
Member of popular Pop band "Colonial Cousins"...
Film composer...
Stage performer...
He is the best of singing aalaap & sargam...
He has received several kinds of music awards...

Better than Freddie Mercury

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4 Jackie Evancho Jackie Evancho Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho (born April 9, 2000) is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and seven albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts. Evancho's 2017 album, Two Hearts, ...read more.

Jackie Evancho has perhaps the most beautiful voice of the 21th Century. At only 15 years of age she has accomplished more in the last five years than other artist have in a life time.

Most talented female singer ever - and she just turned 15! - BobG

There is not another young female singer on this planet that has Jackie's whole package.15 years old and she is totally loved by her fans which (unfortunately) at this time is much older. She is a perfect roll model for the youth today if they only knew of her existence, their loss. I have seen her twice live and she keeps getting better. Not a day goes by that I don't listen to her music, it just makes me happy.

Has inspired 4 generations with her version of Star Spn Banner. Music Icon... Her genre resume is incomparable

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5 Elvis Presley Elvis Presley Elvis Presley was an American musician and actor. Known as "The King" He was mostly known for his number 1 singles including "Heartbreak Hotel" "Hound Dog" "Jailhouse Rock" "Love me Tender" Elvis debuted in the movie "Love me Tender" and focused less on his music and continued that way. ...read more.

Elvis at number 12? Beneath Robbie Williams, Regine Velasquez, Sonu Nigam, Jackie Evancho etc...? Who are all this people to be concidered as music icons of all time and supossed to be better than Elvis Presley? Who made this list? An idiot without musical knowledge? I'm out of here!

Come on This is just absolute balderdash.Jackson is top because he passed away not too long ago sadly.Elvis should be number 1.What Robbie Williams is doing on this defies logic.Look at it again in 40 years and Elvis and Michael will be there.He wont.As for most of the rest neither wiil they.

6 Julie Anne San Jose Julie Anne San Jose Julie Anne Peñaflorida San Jose is a Filipino singer, actress, model, composer, and television personality.

As a 12 year old girl, I just simply say that Julie Anne San Jose deserves this award because she is a total package performer(can act, dance, rap, sing, play instruments) so where can you find a girl like that? Besides, she is a natural girl;yan and maganda Mga parekoys! Rock And Roll!

Julie is very talented. She sings, dances, acts and plays different musical instruments. Everyone knows that!

Julie anne san jose is the best performer and good partner with elmo. She can play different instrument. And good influence in anybody...

She really is multi-talented!

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7 Sonu Nigam Sonu Nigam Sonu Nigam is an Indian playback singer, live performer, host and actor. He sings in Hindi and Kannada language films.

His voice is just mind blowing! Blows me away every time I hear his voice! Sonu nigam rocks!

8 John Lennon John Lennon John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. He was assassinated by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 at age 40.

John Lennon along with Paul McCartney were two people who change the music industry in so many ways with their creativity and willingness to explore new sounds

Brilliant

9 Paul McCartney Paul McCartney Sir James Paul McCartney is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer . With John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame with the rock band the Beatles, one of the most popular and influential groups in the history of pop and rock music .
10 Regine Velasquez Regine Velasquez Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, dubbed as the Asia's Songbird is a Filipina recording artist, host, producer, philanthropist, commercial endorser, actress, and an Asian pop culture icon. She is widely known for possessing an extensive vocal range.

The Best Music Icon and the most favorite singer in the Philippines.

Regine is truly amazing singer... My number 1 singer

Still the ONE and ONLY. The UNDEFEATED QUEEN DIVA of ALL TIME. The Asia's Songbird, Pitch-Perfect Singer, World-Class Diva, The Philippine Pride, The number 1 Singer In Asia. STILL, Regine Velasquez! - mosesgonzales1

The Contenders

11 Shreya Ghoshal Shreya Ghoshal Shreya Ghoshal is an Indian playback singer. She has received twelve National Film Awards, twenty Filmfare Awards and eight Filmfare Awards South to date.
12 Robbie Williams Robbie Williams Robert Peter Williams is an English singer, songwriter and actor. He was a member of the pop group Take That from 1990 to 1995 and again from 2009 to 2012. He has also had commercial success as a solo artist.

A LEGEND Nobody will ever top this man

One of the Greats

13 Rachelle Ann Go

Her notes and vocal prowess are unsurpassed. She simply astonishes everyone when she starts to pour emotions as she sings and belts it out in an extraordinary way. Her versatility and excellence in her craft is evidenced by multiple standing ovations that dubbed her as the ultimate champion and fierce songstress that won even the hearts and praises of music legends such as singer lea Salonga, Ryan Cayabyab, etc.

She is simply the best... Very classy and talented. She truly deserves to be called the ultimate champion--with her powerful voice, amazing stage presence, beautiful persona, she is a complete package. No one comes close to her in the talent department...

14 Jonalyn Viray

When she sings, you can feel her emotions. When she belts her high notes, you'll surely have a goosebumps. When she whistles, you might think it's a bird humming.

Jonalyn Viray's continue to amazed her supporters every time she performed on stage,.

Jonalyn viray... The only artist to match, the Asia's songbird, regine velasquez-alcasid,

Very versatile and powerful vocal range... Shes the next regine with soulful voice...

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15 Britney Spears Britney Spears Britney Jean Spears is an American singer and actress. Born in McComb, Mississippi, and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana. She performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows like "The Mickey Mouse Club" as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997 and going on to become a pop superstar ...read more.
16 K. J. Yesudas K. J. Yesudas Born 10 January 1940, at Fort Kohi ...read more.

The celestial singer - Yesudas - greatest singer of the world

The celestial singer Dr KJ Yesuads. He is my favorite singer

17 Katy Perry Katy Perry Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, professionally known by her stage name Katy Perry, was born on October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California. She is a singer, songwriter, actress and an ambassador on one of the most popular companies of now, UNICEF. ...read more.
18 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison 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 a documentary about ...read more.
19 Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian American rapper/pop music artist. Nicki is most known for songs like "Anaconda", "Only", "Truffle Butter", "Super Bass" and "Stupid Hoe" . Her real name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James Trinidad and Tobago. ...read more.

Talented? More like untalented!

20 Mariah Carey Mariah Carey Mariah Carey, born March 27, 1970, is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She is one of the biggest best-selling women in the music industry, with 18 number 1 records to her name. She is regarded as a sex symbol through her songs and music videos, and she is "well known" for her over-the-top ...read more.
21 Kyla
22 Whitney Houston Whitney Houston Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American singer, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time. Houston is one of pop music's best-selling music artists of all-time, with an estimated 170–200 ...read more.
23 Celine Dion Celine Dion Céline Marie Claudette Dion is a Canadian singer and businesswoman. She is best known for her song "My Heart Will Go On", which is the main theme of the 1997 film Titanic, which was the first film to gross $1 billion at the box office.
24 Jaya Ramsey
25 Mike Portnoy Mike Portnoy Michael Portnoy is an American drummer primarily known as the former drummer, backing vocalist, and a co-founder of the progressive metal/rock band Dream Theater. Known for his technical skill as a drummer, Portnoy has won 30 awards from the Modern Drummer magazine.
26 Shaan Shaan
27 Martin Gore
28 Carrie Underwood Carrie Underwood Carrie Marie Underwood is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame as the winner of the fourth season of American Idol, in 2005. Her debut album, Some Hearts, was released in 2005.

Definitely one of the strongest voices of all times.

29 Beyoncé Beyoncé Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, is an American singer and actress, who started out in the popular pop/r&b girl group Destiny's Child. They had multiple top 5 hits such as "No, No, No", "Say My Name", "Bills, Bills, Bills", "Survivor", "Independent Women", "Bootylicious", and "Jumpin', Jumpin" from ...read more.
30 Lea Michele Lea Michele Lea Michele Sarfati is an American actress, singer and author. She began her career as a child actress on Broadway, appearing in productions of Les Misérables, Ragtime, Fiddler on the Roof, and Spring Awakening.
31 Akon Akon Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam, better known as Akon, is an American-Senegalese singer, rapper, songwriter, businessman, record producer and actor.
32 Kumar Sanu
33 Madonna Madonna 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.

Only one Queen, Only one Madonna

QUEEN OF POP! And Music

34 Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain was born February 20, 1967, in Aberdeen, Washington. In 1987, he started the grunge band Nirvana, which became one of the most successful bands ever. He was a talented yet troubled grunge performer. Kurt Cobain became a rock legend in the 1990s with his band. He committed suicide at his ...read more.

best ever

35 Charice Pempengco Charice Pempengco Jake Zyrus (born Charmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco, formerly known by the mononym Charice), is a Filipino singer who rose to popularity through YouTube. He is a transgender man.

She is my idol. She is such a beautiful person. I'm happy she's finding herself now.

36 Noel Gallagher Noel Gallagher Noel Thomas David Gallagher is an English musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He served as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and principal songwriter of the rock band Oasis.
37 Eminem Eminem Eminem, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, is an American rapper, actor and music producer born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Eminem has sold over 300 million records making him the bestselling hip-hop artist of all time. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of D12 and (with Royce ...read more.

Talent... My mans is a genius... Top 10 easily

38 Alka Yagnik Alka Yagnik
39 Aicelle Santos
40 Lea Salonga
41 Bruce Springsteen Bruce Springsteen Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and humanitarian. He is known for his work with the E Street Band. Nicknamed "The Boss", Springsteen is widely known for his brand of poetic lyrics, Americana, working class and sometimes political ...read more.
42 Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. ...read more.
43 David Bowie David Bowie David Robert Jones, known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer born in London on January 8, 1947, and was the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He died in New York on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69, a hero to millions. ...read more.
44 Baabul Supriyo
45 Udit Narayan
46 Abhijeet Bhattacharya
47 Mohammad Rafi Mohammad Rafi Mohammed Rafi was an Indian playback singer and one of the most popular singers of the Hindi film industry.
48 Maricris Garcia
49 K. S. Chithra
50 Kavita Krishnamurthy Kavita Krishnamurthy
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