Most Underrated Music Artists of 2013


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 .

Jackie's voice has to be heard to be believed.

Jackie sang the National Anthem at the Independence Day celebration in Washington DC. She delivers every song with astonishing grace, dignity and vocal dexterity. She is a national treasure who deserves more attention from music listeners of her US homeland. - BobG

2 Sage the Gemini Sage the Gemini
3 Gorilla Zoe Gorilla Zoe Alonzo Keith Mathis, better known by his stage name Gorilla Zoe is an American rapper. He is a former artist with Trustnobody Ent.
4 Drake Drake Aubrey Drake Graham, known professionally as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor, born and raised in Toronto, Ontario.

He's far from underrated.

5 Rick Ross Rick Ross William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper and entrepreneur .
6 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 more.

Eminem underrated. Hmm... while some people call him rap god, others think he's underrated... What would be overrated, then!?! - keyson

The true rap god rapper alive

Sorry for putting him so high. I was bummed he wasn't eligible for very many grammy's. I've only been a fan since 2011 and I hoped to get the full Eminem experience, where he's winning a ton of awards and being on a whole bunch of talk shows and other T.V. appearences. - IsaiahWill22

Mmlp2 was dope so...

7 Zendaya Zendaya

Her album is amazing. I think she was as deserving as Ariana Grande. - IsaiahWill22

Great singer. She deserved an award of some kind.

Lorre didn't deserve those granny's. Zendaya should've at least gotten to perform at an MTV award show.

8 Soulja Boy Soulja Boy DeAndre Cortez Way, known professionally as Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur.
9 B.o.B B.o.B Bobby Ray Simmons, Jr., better known by his stage name B.o.B, is an American recording artist and music producer from Decatur, Georgia.

Headbands was a really cool song.

10 Zedd Zedd Zedd is a Russian- German DJ known for his hits such as Clarity, Transmission, and Break Free. He is best known for his album True Colors, which has the highest debut on the Billboard 200 for an EDM album (tied with Skrillex's Recess). He is one the the richest EDM artists in the industry.

The Contenders

11 Austin Mahone Austin Mahone Austin Carter Mahone is an American singer and songwriter. He is currently signed to Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Republic Records.
12 Tyga Tyga Tyga is a rapper that was born November 19, 1989. He was popular in 2012 and is best known for dating Kylie Jenner while she was still a minor.
13 Calvin Harris Calvin Harris Adam Richard Wiles, known professionally as Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, songwriter and remixer . He was known with his hit singles like Summer, This Is What You Came For and How Deep Is Love . He also was cheated on by Taylor Swift in their relationship for Tom Hiddleston more.
14 Kendrick Lamar Kendrick Lamar
15 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.
16 French Montana French Montana Karim Kharbouch, better known by his stage name French Montana, is an American rapper. Born in Morocco, he immigrated to the United States with his family when he was 13 years old.
17 Celine Dion Celine Dion
18 Robbie Williams Robbie Williams
19 J. Cole J. Cole Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer.
20 is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and actor known for being the lead vocalist in The Black Eyed Peas. He was born in Los Angeles, California. He has released several solo albums such as "Songs About Girls" and "Will Power" .
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1. Gorilla Zoe
2. Sage the Gemini
3. Drake
1. Zendaya
2. Zedd
3. Eminem
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