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Best Pop Bands/Artists

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Pop music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good pop music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top pop music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Pop music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all pop music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest pop music bands of all time, since the most famous pop music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best pop music music.

You can click on the pop music band names to see more information about that particular notable pop music group. If they're near the top of the best pop music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top pop music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the pop music band names themselves.

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All important, significant and iconic names in pop music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new pop music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of pop music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into pop music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good pop music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent pop music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best pop music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest pop music musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular pop music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock More
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    Adult album alternative, Synthpop, New Wave More
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    Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B More
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    Christian music, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Synthpop, Disco, Pop music More
  7. 7
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    Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music More
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    Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave More
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    Pop music, Worldbeat, Rock music More
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    Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock More
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    Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop More
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    Girl group, Doo-wop, Psychedelic soul More
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    Blues-rock, Pop music, Folk music More
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    Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop More
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    Synthpop, New Wave, Dance-pop More
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    Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music More
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    Country pop, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Bubblegum pop, Motown Sound, Disco More
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    Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music More
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    Disco, Pop music, Dance-pop More
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    Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Pop music More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Folk music More
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    Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music More
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    Synthpop, Rock music, Electronic music More
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    Girl group, Doo-wop, Pop music More
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    Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music More
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    Doo-wop, Rock music, Rhythm and blues More
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    Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop More
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    Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul More
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    Blues-rock, Disco, Pop music More
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    Jazz rap, Ballad, Neo soul More
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    Girl group, Synthpop, New Wave More
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    Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal More
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    New Wave, Rock music, Rhythm and blues More
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    Blue-eyed soul, Pop music More
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    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B More
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    Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Pop music, Latin American music, Latin pop More
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    Doo-wop, Blue-eyed soul, Disco More
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    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Traditional music More
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    Ballad, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music More
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    Jangle pop, Girl group, New Wave More
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    Pop music, Rock music, Folk music More
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    Pop music, Traditional pop music, Easy listening More
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    Pop music, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B More
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