Top Ten Singers of the 21st Century

The Top Ten

1 Jackie Evancho Jackie Evancho Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and five albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts .

By far, the best voice among this whole group.

Jackie has written and recorded her own songs, four of them on her recent album, "Two Hearts". Your statement that "she never wrote a song before" is FAKE NEWS. In any case, she wrote the lyrics to "Dream With Me" when she was 10 years old. - BobG

This century will be dominated by Jackie - she has only just begun!

As artists vary on their talents and genres, there's room for discussions.
However, in the real singing art, Jackie Evancho is unbeatable.
To compare with Jackie, only the long stablished names. No new name can compare to her. Jackie forever!

No one deserves it more than the beautiful and great jackie evancho.
My opinion till death

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2 Babbu Maan

Babbu maan at a he is genius all in one

Babbu Maan best in all over world... Salute to him

Best punjabi singar with a huge fun power

No one is like you, they are good and better from each other but you are the best.

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3 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.

He's easily the king (or GOD) of rap... But he's not a good singer. Jackie Evancho, however, is.

Yeah, yeah, some person on a singing contest is good, but she hasn't had experience like Eminem. He's a rapper and a singer. - naFrovivuS

I don't need to say anything apart from n the true shady fans will understand this but Eminem that's MY OPINION NO ONE WILL EVER MATCH HIM EVER

He puts his rap out, he's got really good flow, his lyrics is unbeatable, his 1st beat in "The Way I Am" was excellent and catchy, his songs are BEST!

Juste the best

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4 Bruno Mars Bruno Mars Peter Gene Hernandez, professionally known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and choreographer.

He is the best, His live performances are so good, really nobody can touch his level currently, He is one of those that are godly talented and immensely famous at the same time

His songs aren't that noisy and has that BEAT!

He sings very well

One of the Worst singers I ever heard.

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5 Adele Adele Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer and songwriter. Graduating from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in 2006, Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace the same year. She is best known with her international hit singles ...read more.

Only Adele can perform a live and make me think It's the official music video. No doubt. Best.

No comparing, she's the best ever

The best, simples

6 Chester Bennington Chester Bennington Chester Charles Bennington (March 20th, 1976 - July 20th, 2017) was an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor, best known for being the lead singer of Linkin Park. He also has a few side projects like Julien K and Dead By Sunrise. He committed suicide in 2017 due to depression.

He has this sharpness in his voice that tears through everything in its path, and just keeps moving. He is one of the best singers of all time and definitely the best singer of 21st century...

Ahh, guys, those people above are so overrated, chester can sing the way he wants. screams, shouts, can sing melodiously, he can do anything with his ability

I feel sorry for all the people that voted for other people and couldn't have heard Chester Sing linkin park are 100x better than jb, they are famous for talent!

His voice brings peace..

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7 Rihanna Rihanna Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian pop singer . Born in Saint Michael and raised in Bridgetown, she first entered the music industry by recording demo tapes under the direction of record producer Evan Rogers in 2003. She ultimately signed a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning ...read more.

U r voice is stunning I like your music

8 Adam Lambert Adam Lambert Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter and stage actor. Since 2009, he has sold over 2.5 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide.

He is the best singer actually, just listen him with queen or some of his songs, his vocals are incredible.

Why on earth isn't he on this list?! He's the best singer hands down! Haha come on Glamberts!

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9 Sia Sia

Her music has breath-taking passion. Many of her lyrics deal with painful experiences in her life. She's written music ever since the mid 90's!

She has such a beautiful strong voice

10 Hansi Kürsch Hansi Kürsch Hansi Kürsch, born Hans Jürgen Kürsch, is the lead singer, lyricist, co-composer and bassist for German power metal band Blind Guardian . Heavily influenced by Freddie Mercury, he creates a huge choir effect by overdubbing his own voice multiple times in complex, overlapping vocal harmonies. He records ...read more.

The Contenders

11 Katy Perry Katy Perry Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (Katy Perry) was born on October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California. Katy Perry is a singer, songwriter, actress and an ambassador on one of the most popular companies of now, UNICEF. ...read more.

Love katy perry. She's a firework, and a California girl and will always be my favourite singer.

Where hell is Armstrong he is one.

Should be in the top tens! Please! - funnyuser

The Best.

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12 Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She is the first female artist to ever since Cher to get nominated by the Grammys and Emmys . In 2013, during her era on Artpop, she was chosen to perform in a concert from iTunes . ...read more.

What is mother monster lady GaGa doing at position 38. Come on people she is the queen of pop

Her recent music has been very personal and it's incredible.
Listen to: Million Reasons or Till It Happens to You

13 P!nk P!nk Alecia Beth Moore known professionally as P!NK, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress.

Pink should be higher on the list. She has an amazing voice and her songs are so beautiful she's brilliant!

P! Nk is so cool and her songs achally have meaning! P! Nk forever! PS no offense, but why is Kanye West here?

14 Chris Cornell Chris Cornell Chris Cornell was an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as former lead vocalist and songwriter for the supergroup Audioslave. He died on May 17, 2017.
15 Myles Kennedy Myles Kennedy Myles Richard Kennedy is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Alter Bridge, and as the lead vocalist in Slash's current band: Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators.

Myles Kennedy is just better than anyone above him in this list. I mean, Katy Perry and Bruno Mars? Really? Which of them has a near 5-octave range? Which one can accidentally turn a 2 second note into a 20 second note just because they're having fun with the song they're singing, and pull it off easily?

16 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison Swift (Taylor 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 ...read more.

Taylor swift is a very pretty soul who I've followed since I was 5 years old. I love her country, but you know people change sometimes. She puts her effort into all of hers songs. Her feelings, she can share them and I can feel them fresh. Her voice is makes me feel strong!

She can sing but she needs to stop singing about her ex boyfriends

Unbelievably incredible singer-songwriter. one of the world's best.

Taylor swift is the best singer I have ever known.All her songs are amazing

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17 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.

Such an amazing voice, great range and power. An all round great performer with an amazing stage presence and professionalism.

More of an entertainer, she is great onstage overall with her dancing and production values, but her singing by itself is really not that great.

The Queen Of R&B should be on the top ten!

Queen

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18 Nate Ruess Nate Ruess

He has a great voice

Has all the ranges

19 Kanye West 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 ...read more.

Maan sahab is best singer, actor, lyrics. He is very good person,

Punjabi bole the Mann. Babbu mann...lbu

20 Amy Winehouse 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.

She is absolutely fantastic! Should be in top 10 definitely. She writes her own songs and has the most amazing voice.

She is number because she changed the Music industry I don't believe the once above her have

Amy Winehouse is one of the best voices in music. She writes her own songs, she had her own style image, and her voice was just so amazing and different. One things for sure there will never ever be another singer like her. It's such a shame she died so young and how she died it could of been prevented if she had the right help at the right time. R.I.p amy Winehouse..

She's truly the last diva. Her influence on famous singers like Adele will be seen for the rest of our lives.
Listen to: Tears Dry on Their Own, Back to Black, or Our Day Will Come

21 Demi Lovato Demi Lovato

She is the most talented person I've ever met

I like demi her voice is amazing and she is so inspiring

Demi is simply awesome... !

The strength, effort and emotion she puts into her singing is that kind which makes every single inch of your body jump out of its place.. she is one of a kind and is definitely under-rated; she should at least be listed on number.

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22 Shreya Ghoshal Shreya Ghoshal Shreya Ghoshal is an Indian playback singer. She has received four National Film Awards, six Filmfare Awards and eight Filmfare Awards South to date.

Awesome voice! One of the best voices I have ever heard!

Her voice just dissolves into song... Gives it a taste...

One of the best voice of industry

Best of all time...evergreen singer...best voice...

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23 Enrique Iglesias Enrique Iglesias Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler, known professionally as Enrique Iglesias, is a Spanish singer, songwriter, record producer and actor.

I don't think that this list if true... It's commonsense that Enrique Iglesias is the best singer in the whole world... His voice is like that of God of Music

His songs have a feeling in it

Only singers with both good talent and a good face

My hero is best in the world 😘😍❤,te amo Enrique ❤

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24 Shakira Shakira Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian-Spanish singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.

Put her 1st. She has more talent than pretty much every other person on this list. Who else in this list speaks 6 languages? Plus she has an amazing voice, is an amazing dancer and is absolutely gorgeous. Put her first!

What is this no one else who are above her except Eminem deserve to stay above her in this list

25 Justin Timberlake Justin Timberlake

Are you kidding me! He must be at the top of the list... He is prince of pop...

Why is he all the way down here!

No no no... why the hell he at 81.
He is awarded as best artist of 2014 @ billboard awards.. and his new album 20/20 experince is very nice. please vote for him guys

26 Patrick Stump Patrick Stump Patrick Martin Stumph, known professionally as Patrick Vaughn Stump, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, actor and music critic, best known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, pianist and composer of Fall Out Boy, an American rock band from Wilmette, Illinois.
27 50 Cent 50 Cent Curtis James Jackson III, better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper, actor, entrepreneur, investor, record, film, and television producer.
28 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.
29 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.
30 Sonu Nigam Sonu Nigam

His all songs are huge hit in Hindi, he sungs great songs n Hindi. he is also number 1 singer in south India, especially in kannada. he is the soul of music. he is the great singer of Asia. all songs are awesome. he fills his life, feeling, thoughts in all songs, he is the idol of India and Asia, he made world record by sung tees maar kha in 54 voices. proud to be an Indian, all the best for your future sonu, your voice is like honey, sweet etc, we love you forever sonu, are the inspiration to all singers, other singer songs are in mouth only, but your songs are in my blood and heart, keep the excellent singing forever sonu, you are the inspiration and idol TO all the youths, SONU IS AWESOME, AMAZING SONU IS MY LIFE, SONU IS THE LIVING LEGEND OF SINGING!

He have such a magical voice... He show all versatility of music... He is true legend... He compose this is it tribute to great mj... He collaborate with britney spears... He compose song for icc world cup... And his new English album is coming in universal... He sing more than 3000 songs by more than 15 languages... No doubt sonu is best best best

He is the number 1 singer of 21st century. He is having far better voice than the singers who are ranked above him. Just listen him once. He is the most versatile singer in entire world. - laxmanramesh

He is a all rounder... I as a music lover we have so much of respect to Sonu Sir...

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31 Ezra Koenig
32 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.

I hope you winner

33 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 ...read more.

He's the at want he does I wonder why you rank someon who has such vocal talent so low isn't because of personal problems please let it be talent not personal.

34 Tyler Glenn
35 Christina Aguilera 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 ...read more.

She can be somewhat shallow in personality, but has an incredibly powerful and memorable voice.

36 Sadhana Sargam
37 Madhushree
38 Avril Lavigne Avril Lavigne

Shes unreal I love you avril

She is my absolute idol! She has phenomenal vocals and doesn't try to be someone she's not. I love her image as a rockstar and she seems really chill in interviews. She started her career off at 16 so avril can relate to teenage aspiring singers. LOVE you AVRIL XX

Avril is the best. She creates real music. She writes real lyrics and not stupid lyrics to only earn money.

Avril is my GODDESS

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39 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. ...read more.

Why the hell is Justin Beiber in the list. He doesn't write his songs, he sounds like a dying whale, and he's a spoiled brat.

Hell no. His fans are jerks to Drake Bell.

You beliebers will learn. In time. - gamedemon24

He is a the best teenage singer in this century.I am crazy with him

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40 Atif Aslam Atif Aslam Muhammad Atif Aslam is a Pakistani singer and film actor. His movie debut was the 2011 social drama Bol.

His songs are magic, and he got a bright and cute sound which impress any men in the planet. And he's damn handsome like a film star... Have you any doubt? Just check his tera hone lagahoon.

41 Shaan Shaan

The most Listened Artist of India! Its not fair he is number 1 // and none can deny it

42 Zayn Malik Zayn Malik Zain Javadd Malik, born on 12 January 1993, who records mononymously as ZAYN, is a British singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Bradford, ZAYN aspired to pursue a career in music from a young age leading him to audition as a solo artist for the British reality television music competition The X ...read more.

He has mesmerising voice.. He sings from his sou and it reaches our soul... He is gifted with his voice

He is awesome

His voice is very and he is also a Muslim.

He has to be in the top 10. His voice is so awesome. He HAS TO BE in the THE TOP TEN.

43 Ariana Grande Ariana Grande Ariana Grande-Butera, known professionally as Ariana Grande, is an American singer and actress . She was born on June 26th 1993 in Boca Raton, Florida to Joan Grande and Edward Butera. She is best known for her role as Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon sitcom, "Victorious". She later become a singer ...read more.

She's amazing. Not a Nickelodeon fan, but you gotta admit this girl can sing.

HELP HER GET TO #1 PEOPLE SHE IS AN AWESOME SINGER AND ACTOR! She is also really nice and sweet

She is awesome and a great singer

number 1

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44 Pitbull Pitbull

VERY dirty on some songs but good rapper. Needs to do more songs defiantly but still buy his songs

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45 Mike Posner Mike Posner
46 Taio Cruz
47 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 sings in alto. She is best known for her role as Alex Russo in Wizards of Waverly Place.

What the heck why is she all the way down here

No doubts she's the best

She deserves to be #1 becuase all the effort she's put into her music

What the hell is going on...no doubt she's no1...

48 Michael Bublé
49 Carrie Underwood Carrie Underwood

Even if you hate country, Before He Cheats will stick in your head for weeks!

I heart Carrie... I think she is the best singer like ever!

50 Vijay Prakash
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