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Operatic pop artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good operatic pop 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 operatic pop bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Operatic pop 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 operatic pop bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest operatic pop bands of all time, since the most famous operatic pop artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best operatic pop music and pop opera groups. 

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

List includes Rufus Wainwright, Josh Groban, more. Rank the best artists on the list to see them get to the top. This list includes artists like Andrea Bocelli and Mika so you have a lot of choices to vote on.

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

The list includes all new operatic pop 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 operatic pop, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into operatic pop 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 operatic pop bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent operatic pop bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best operatic pop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest operatic pop 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 operatic pop bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Hercules Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Hercules Smith Classical-Crossover -  South African born spinto tenor Hercules Smith is on an epic odyssey to revive classical music. Winner of the European Voice competition in 2012, Hercules Smith’s brand of bold ballads and intoxicating covers leave ...

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Jackie Evancho is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Jackie Evancho Crossover; the greatest singer of her generation

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Andrea Bocelli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Andrea Bocelli Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Opera

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Mario Frangoulis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Mario Frangoulis Operatic pop, Classical music

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Il Volo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Il Volo Operatic pop

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Hayley Westenra is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Hayley Westenra Pop music, Operatic pop, Classical music

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Sissel Kyrkjebø is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Sissel Kyrkjebø Pop music, Folk music, Operatic pop

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Il Divo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Il Divo Operatic pop, Vocal music

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Josh Groban is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Josh Groban Classical Crossover, Christian music, Pop music

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Patricia Janečková is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists

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Sarah Brightman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Sarah Brightman Rock music, Operatic pop, World music

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Tarja Turunen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Tarja Turunen Lied, Gothic metal, Operatic pop

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Melis Bilen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Melis Bilen Pop music, Operatic pop, Rhythm and blues

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The Canadian Tenors is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
The Canadian Tenors Pop music, Operatic pop, Classical music

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Alfie Boe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Alfie Boe Operatic pop, Crossover

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The Texas Tenors is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
The Texas Tenors Pop music, Operatic pop, Country

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Amaury Vassili is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Amaury Vassili Operatic pop

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Grace Bawden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Grace Bawden Operatic pop, Crossover

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John McDermott is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
John McDermott Pop music, Operatic pop, Celtic music

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Aria Tesolin Pop Classical music, opera pop music, pop music

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Simone Simons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Simone Simons Progressive metal, Gothic metal, Symphonic metal

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Katherine Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Katherine Jenkins Operatic pop, Classical music, Crossover

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Emma Shapplin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Emma Shapplin Pop music, Opera, Neoclassical New Age music

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Mario Lanza is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Mario Lanza Opera

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Alenka Gotar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Alenka Gotar Operatic pop

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Freddie Mercury & Montserrat C... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists

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Alessandro Safina is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Alessandro Safina Operatic pop

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Camilla Kerslake is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Camilla Kerslake Operatic pop, Crossover

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All Angels is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
All Angels Pop music, Operatic pop, Classical music

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Ramin Karimloo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists

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Giorgia Fumanti is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Giorgia Fumanti Operatic pop, Crossover

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Russell Watson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Russell Watson Operatic pop, Classical music, Pop rock

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Agne G is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Agne G Classical Crossover

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Jonathan Ansell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Jonathan Ansell Operatic pop, Classical music, Easy listening

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Mark Vincent is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Mark Vincent Operatic pop

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Sierra Boggess is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists

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David Miller is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
David Miller Operatic pop

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Sébastien Izambard is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Sébastien Izambard Operatic pop

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Romina Arena is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Romina Arena Pop music, Operatic pop, Crossover

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Charlotte Church is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Charlotte Church Indie pop, Pop music, Operatic pop

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Joseph McElderry is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Joseph McElderry Pop music, Operatic pop, Contemporary R&B

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Neal E. Boyd is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Neal E. Boyd Operatic pop

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Amici Forever is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Amici Forever Pop music, Operatic pop

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Urs Bühler is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Urs Bühler Operatic pop

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Carlos Marín is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Carlos Marín Operatic pop

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Paul Potts is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Operatic Pop Artists
Paul Potts Operatic pop, Classical music