Top 10 Music Artists Where Every Album Sounds Completely Different

You have musicians that stick to their style throughout much of their career. They can be the best of their genre, but nevertheless you'll always know what you'll get when buying one of their albums. But then there are those artists that always try to reinvent themselves (almost) everytime they release something new. This list is about the latter.

The Top Ten

1 Madonna Madonna Louise Ciccone, known professionally as Madonna, 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 more.

Madonna, Like a Virgin: teen pop
True Blue, Like a Prayer: synth pop
I'm Breathless: jazz
Erotica: trip-hop, avantgarde
Bedtime Story: mix of indie and RnB.
Ray of Light: electronica
Music: club, funk
American Life: folk, avantgarde
Confessions on a Dancefloor: disco
Hard Candy: hip hop
MDNA: eurodance
Rebel Heart: artpop - Martin_Canine

2 Kanye West Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. After West's parents divorced, him and his single mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 10, West temporarily moved to Nanjing, China, because his mother was teaching more.

The College Dropout, Late Registration: influenced by soul, jazz and RnB

Graduation: heavy on the synthesizers, feels like a cyberpunk soundtrack

808s & Heartbreak: autotuned synth pop

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy: like a hip hop version of Progressive Rock

Watch the Throne: hip hop, but with a cinematic feeling

Yeezus: this is a very experimental, almost avant garde album.

Haven't listened to The Life of Pablo yet, because it hasn't been regularly released. - Martin_Canine

3 Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel are a pop rock band from Magdeburg, Germany, consisting of Bill Kaulitz (singer), Tom Kaulitz (guitar), Gustav Schäfer (drums) and Georg Listing (keyboards, bass) that formed in 2001. more.

Schrei: pseudo-rebellious teen pop

Zimmer 483, Scream: emo, alternative

Humanoid: synth rock

Kings of Suburbia: electronica

Abd judging by the songs that leaked from the forthcoming album, their new style may be Nu Metal. - Martin_Canine

4 Björk Björk Guðmundsdóttir, known mononymously as Björk, is an Icelandic singer and songwriter. She is most famous for her eclectic music styles and experimentation on electronic pop music.
5 Christina Aguilera Christina María Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known for songs such as "Beautiful", "Genie In A Bottle", "Fighter", "Hurt", "Dirrty", "Your Body", "Lady Marmalade", "Reflection", "I Turn To You", "Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)" "What A Girl Wants" and more.
6 Nelly Furtado Nelly Kim Furtado is a Canadian singer and songwriter. She has sold 20 million albums worldwide and more than 20 million singles, bringing her total sales to over 40 million records around the world.
7 Shakira Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian-Spanish singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.
8 Britney Spears Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer and actress who was born in McComb, Mississippi, and grew up 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 more.
9 The Black Eyed Peas The Black Eyed Peas is an American hip hop group, consisting of rappers,, Taboo, and singer Fergie.
10 Nirvana Nirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. more.

Bleach : Very angry hard rocking grunge, slightly unpalatable

Nevermind : Poppy Grunge, Radio-friendly

In-Utero : Raw grunge. Grunge grunge. - JoLeKosovo

The Contenders

11 Cher Cher is an American singer and actress. Her song Believe was the first song to use autotune. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in numerous areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety more.
12 Thirty Seconds to Mars Thirty Seconds to Mars (commonly stylized as 30 Seconds to Mars) is an American rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1998. The band currently consists of brothers Jared and Shannon Leto.
13 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 more.
14 Canibus Germaine Williams, better known by his stage name Canibus, is a Jamaican born-American rapper and actor.
15 Primus Primus is an American rock band based in San Francisco, California, currently composed of bassist Les Claypool, guitarist Larry LaLonde and drummer Tim Alexander. Les Claypool is regarded as one of the best bassists of all time for his slap-bass ability in notable songs like "My Name Is Mud", "The Toys more.

Frizzle Fry : Hard funk metal, frying experimental trippy songs.

Sailing the Seas of Cheese : More palatable, still experimental, funk metal, with the bass, drums and guitar being very distinct and well-separated.

Pork Soda : Less energetic than its predecessor, slower and with a less joyfyul sound.
Tales From the Punchbowl : Psychedelic country prog jam-band.
Brown Album : Groovy, straightforward, dirty-rocking tunes.
Antipop : Almost nu-metallish.
Green Naugahyde : Softer, more polished, more funky, less in your face.
Primus and the Chocolate Factroy with the Fungi Ensemble : Progressive rock, Primus at its softest.
The Desaturating Seven : Progressive, less soft but still quite soft, and still some of that distinct Primus funk metal. - JoLeKosovo

16 King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

Always change genre. They had two albums in 2019 : a psych/rockabilly album and a thrash metal album! - JoLeKosovo

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