These are the most talented pop bands of 1004-2014. they must be mainstream and at least one top 200 single. NOTE= Emo pop and hipster pop counts
The Top Ten
1Maroon 5Maroon 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.
This band is very successful so far with lead singer Adam Leavine who made it as a coach on the voice, James Valentine, Jesse Carmichael, Mickey Madden, Matt Flynn, Ryan Dusick they had great hits like moves like jagger - Thump
These guys are good and they manage to write about useful stuff like god and dreams they also got a album in the top 10 - Thump
3One 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.
I'm a boy but you have to admit they're kinda good and they had bunch of top selling hits like midnight memories. they managed to get lots of fans (mostly girls) - Thump
The boys, the Irish one
1D is my life.
4BastilleBastille are an English indie pop band formed in 2010. The group began as a solo project by singer Dan Smith, who later decided to form a band. Beside Smith, the four-piece consists of Chris Wood, Will Farquarson, and Kyle Simmons.
A new pop band with the direction they could be good. but there new. they had a successful hit - Thump
They are talented with song writer and producer Pete Wenze and there singer patrick stumps can go super high notes plus they had a top 50 hit "My songs know what you did in the dark" and "alone together" - Thump
7Arcade FireArcade Fire are a Canadian indie rock band based in Montreal, Quebec consisting of husband and wife Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Win's younger brother Will Butler, Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury and Jeremy Gara.
I had a hard time figuring our if this counts as pop but there very talented so I had to count them in. they had great albums like reflector - Thump
8Panic at the Disco
They had MTV awards and other awards. they are a popular emo pop band and they deserve to be more mainstream. they made albums like "to weird to live, to rare to die" witch made it on the alternative billboard - Thump
9The KillersThe Killers is an American indie rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2001, by Brandon Flowers and Dave Keuning.
Mixing a little rock these guys had good hits like "somebody told me" its about mostly life in las vegas so it makes it has some class - Thump
105 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.
5 Seconds of Summer are often underestimated as just a band but they are so much more, writing and playing instruments, keeping the 5SOSFAM updated as well as being talented and down to earth overall
You have to admit for newbies they are going good so far with the "she so perfect album" - Thump
11ColdplayColdplay 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 ...read more.
Perfect mix of alternative and pop - spody
12The ScriptThe Script is an Irish pop rock band formed in 2001. The band comprises keyboardist and lead vocalist Danny O'Donoghue, guitarist and vocalist Mark Sheehan and drummer Glen Power.
I love amagindragons (i think I spelled it wrong) - TheFacts
14Green DayGreen Day are an American pop punk and alternative rock band formed in East Bay, California in 1987. The members include Billie Joe Armstrong (vocals and guitar), Mike Dirnt (bass), Tré Cool (drums) and Jason White (guitar) . Green Day are associated with punk rock, pop punk and alternative rock. Some ...read more.
15Take ThatTake That are an English pop group from Manchester, formed in 1989. The group currently consists of Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, and Mark Owen.