Top 10 Music Artists of 2008-2012


The Contenders: Page 2

21 The Fray The Fray The Fray is an American rock band from Denver, Colorado. Formed in 2002 by schoolmates Isaac Slade and Joe King, they achieved success with the release of their debut album, How to Save a Life in 2005, which was certified double platinum by the RIAA and platinum in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and more.
22 Maroon 5 Maroon 5 Maroon 5 is an American pop rock band that originated in Los Angeles, California. Before the current group was established, the original four members, Adam Levine, Jesse Carmichael Mickey Madden and Ryan Dusick, formed a band known as Kara's Flowers in 1994, while they were still in high school.

If MAROON 5 is here then, nobody above deserves the ranks

Maroon 5 should be topping the table

What is this man? Maroon 5
Should be number 1 in the list. THERE album overexposed was one of the most downloaded in 2012.

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23 One Republic

Ever since listening to their biggest tracks and their new albums, this band just never fails to please. Every song sounds different and the lyrics link to everything you may face in life which is why this band is one of favourites and will stay with me for a very long time 😊

24 Coldplay Coldplay Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996. The band consists of Chris Martin (lead vocalist and pianist), Jonny Buckland (lead guitarist), Guy Berryman (bassist) and Will Champion (drummer and backing vocalist). Manager Phil Harvey is often considered an unofficial fifth member. The band renamed more.
25 JYJ
26 Fun. Fun. Fun is an American indie pop band based in New York City. It was formed by Nate Ruess, former lead singer of The Format, with Andrew Dost of Anathallo and Jack Antonoff of Steel Train.
27 Robbie Williams Robbie Williams

One of the best artists for decades and is not auto-tuned like most other artists

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28 Daughtry Daughtry Daughtry is an American rock band formed and fronted by namesake Chris Daughtry, who was a finalist on the fifth season of American Idol. Their self-titled debut album was released in November 2006.
29 Hillsong United Hillsong United
30 Psy Psy Park Jae-sang, better known by his stage name Psy, stylized PSY, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer and rapper.
31 Li Yu Chun
32 One Direction One Direction One Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) were a British-Irish pop boy band based in London, composed of Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and previously, Zayn Malik until his departure from the band on 25 March 2015. The group signed with Simon Cowell's record label Syco Records more.

Their music is great, their personalities are very appealing and they're just awesome in every single way!

I really like One Direction because they are amazing and they have something that other group doesn't have. That's why I chose them.
One Direction. The BEST!

1d is very awesome band the boys are too good

33 Charice Charice Charmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco, popularly known by the mononym Charice, is a Filipina singer who rose to popularity through YouTube.

Pyramid featuring IYAZ, One Day composed with Nick Jonas, Before It Explodes by Bruno Mars and Louder. - hatcher234

Pyramid feat. Iyaz, One Day, Before It Explodes and Louder. - hatcher234

34 Chris Brown Chris Brown Christopher Maurice "Chris" Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows from a young age. He is most well known for his physical assault towards the singer Rihanna in more.

One of the only real talents left in the industry today.

35 Metallica Metallica Metallica is an American Thrash Metal band formed in 1981 . The original lineup was James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist), Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar), Lars Ulrich (Drums), Ron McGovney (Bassist). The group came into mainstream from their Self-Titled album and the hit single "Enter Sandman". more.

Screw all this hip hop and nor bands, when I go to look up one by Metallica, one direction is frost result, people telly need to start listening to real music like Led Zeppelin, anthrax, king diamond, Judas priest, or motorhead

After 30 years of being together, they still sound the same and rock just as hard as they did when they first formed. My favorite songs by them are Master of Puppets (obviously) and Unforgiven - Danielsun182

They still kick ass


36 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 more. V 1 Comment
37 A. R. Rahman A. R. Rahman Allah-Rakha Rahman, is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, music producer, musician and philanthropist.

Best of all time in my opinion

The Indian music sensation of all time

38 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, song writer, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada (despite once claiming he was Part-Indian) and he is Christian. He is the son of an author, Pattie Mallet. more.

Justin Bieber is amazing

39 Selena Gomez Selena Gomez Selena Marie Gomez is an American actress and singer. She is best known for songs like "Come & Get It", "Good For You", "Same Old Love", and "Naturally". Selena Gomez's voice is mezzo-soprano but she usually sing in alto.

Selena Gomez is amazing! I disagree with the person who said she deserves more than Linkin Park. Linkin Park and Selena are both great artists!

Mpore than you know! Talented!

Cute selena! She deserves more than Linkin Park
So charming ^_^

40 U2 U2 U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr. U2's early sound was rooted in post-punk but eventually grew to incorporate influences from many genres of popular music. Throughout the group's musical pursuits, they have more.

They are the oldest and one of the best bands I he ever known

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