Top Ten Music Artists that Never Had a Number 1 Hit on the Billboard Hot 100
These artists never had a spot on the number 1 Charts on the billboard
The Top Ten
1Selena GomezSelena 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 sings in alto. She is best known for her role as Alex Russo in Wizards of Waverly Place.
I hope she gets a number one hit soon.
2Nicki MinajNicki 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.
Thank god. Seriously.
List of Nicki Minaj sings that deserve 1# Super Bass Starships Good Form Chun-Li Only Truffle Butter Monster Bang Bang Want Some More Dear Old Nicki I Lied Pills N Potions Fly High School Hard White fefe Till the World Ends Side to Side MotorSport Rake It Up Make Me Proud Pound The Alarm No Frauds Majesty Feeling Myself If all of these songs reached 1# then she gets what she deserves: more 1# hits than any other artist of all time
Her only #2…was…*gulp* Anaconda
3Zara LarssonZara Maria Larsson is a Swedish singer-songwriter. She first gained national fame for winning the 2008 season of the talent show Talang, the Swedish version of Got Talent, at the age of 10. Larsson signed with the record label TEN Music Group in 2012 and released her debut EP album, Introducing, in ...read more.
Her 15 minutes of fame are already over. She is now nothing but hot "eye candy" whenever she appears.
I LOVE ZARA LARSSON SHE SHOULD BE #1 AND WHY IS ED SHEERAN NOT ON HERE?
4One DirectionOne 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 ...read more.
5Backstreet BoysThe Backstreet Boys are an American vocal group, formed in Orlando, Florida in 1993. The group consists of AJ McLean, Howie D., Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell.
6MC HammerStanley Kirk Burrell, better known by his stage name MC Hammer, is an American hip hop recording artist, dancer, record producer and entrepreneur.
75 Seconds of Summer5 Seconds of Summer are an Australian pop-rock band from Sydney that formed in 2011. The group were originally YouTube celebrities, posting videos of themselves covering songs from various artists during 2011 and early 2012. They rose to international fame while touring with One Direction on the Take ...read more.
8Becky GRebbeca Marie Gomez, better known by her stage name Becky G, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and actress.
9Sabrina CarpenterSabrina Ann Lynn Carpenter is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She stars as the young version of Chloe Goodwin in The Goodwin Games and as Maya Hart in the Disney Channel series Girl Meets World. She plays Jenny Parker in the Disney Channel Original Movie Adventures in Babysitting . (She) ...read more.
10Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix (born November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter . Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated ...read more.
It's funny; even though he didn't really have any hit songs, he's still considered one of the most influential guitarists of all time. If he came on the scene today, his influence probably wouldn't be so widespread; that's one of the big problems with today's hit single-driven, formula following music industry. - Gg2000
Just look at the artists listed above him. Now hang your head in shame.
?R.E.M.R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, formed in 1980 by lead singer Michael Stipe, lead guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry.
The closest that they ever got to a number one was "Losing My Religion", which hit No. 4 on the Hot 100. - Gg2000
12DayaGrace Martine Tandon, professionally known as Daya, is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
13Carly JepsenCarly Rae Jepsen is a Canadian singer and songwriter from Mission, British Columbia, and later based in Vancouver.
I love Carly Rae Jepsen and I hope all of her songs reach the number one spot, but the fact is, "Call Me Maybe" was number one on the chart and she should not be on this list.
14Bob MarleyRobert Nesta "Bob" Marley was a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim.
15Ed SheeranEdward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He was born in Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk.
16LordeElla Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor, better known by her stage name Lorde, is a New Zealand singer-songwriter.
17Ellie GouldingElena Jane "Ellie" Goulding is an British singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, born on December 30th, 1986 in Hereford, England . She is most well-known in the U .S. for her singles "Lights," "Love Me Like You Do," "Burn," and has been featured in other songs with Calvin Harris and others . ...read more.
18Ke$haKesha (formerly known as Ke$ha) was born in Los Angeles, United States. She is best known for her hits like Timber, Tik Tok, and We R Who We R.
Kesha is an animal rights activist and she works for H.S.I. (Humane Society International). Kesha also stands up for L.G.B.T. rights in America
19Taylor SwiftTaylor 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.
Who keeps adding artists with multiple number one hits? lmao - TheEvilNuggetCookie2
20Katy PerryKatheryn 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.
Doesn't she have like 10 #1 songs? Lol - smill
21Creedence Clearwater RevivalCreedence Clearwater Revival, often shortened to Creedence and abbreviated as CCR, was an American rock band active in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
CCR had several number two hits but they never had a number one. Shame; they were a really great band. - Gg2000
23Debby RyanDeborah Ann "Debby" Ryan is an American actress, director, and singer. Ryan is known for starring as Jessie Prescott in the Disney Channel Original Series Jessie and as Bailey Pickett in Disney Channel's The Suite Life on Deck.