Popular Opinion The Sexiest Artists of All Time  

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List Rules Successful artists known for their looks and sex appeal. Only individual people - no bands or groups.

If you've got it, flaunt it, and that's what these rock stars do. And for that they've been rewarded with the honor of sexiest artists of all time. Many of these artists have maintained their sex appeal for decades, take Madonna and Janet Jackson for example. Then there's rock gods like Bruce Springsteen and Sting, who still make hearts race during live shows. Many of whom are steaming up a new generation of music fans, while Britney Spears, Usher, and Justin Timberlake grew up with their fan base, artists like Trey Songz, Katy Perry, and Rihanna won over new music fans. And some of whom made your parents (or grandparents) melt with their steamy videos and performances like Elvis (he invented sex appeal in rock n' rolll) and Tina Turner. While some may no longer be with us, musicians like Aaliyah, 2Pac and Leslie Cheung will always be remembered for their massive sex appeal. Rock, pop, R&B, hip-hop, even country--it's all here. Steamy videos are included.
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3,215 5,325
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Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop

2
2,452 4,405
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Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop

3
2,433 3,621
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Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

4
2,447 4,234
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Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

5
2,371 4,818
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Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

6
1,890 2,411
Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
warking2710 added Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

7
3,370 4,784
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Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

8
1,681 4,002
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Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

9
2,548 4,530
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Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

10
1,366 2,944
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Hip Pop R&B, Synthpop, New Wave

11
1,946 3,560
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Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

12
1,732 2,656
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Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly

13
1,644 2,849
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Blues-rock, Rock music, Acid rock

14
1,308 1,526
Ariana Grande is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
Abc1234 added Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Pop rock

15
2,034 3,370
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Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

16
1,109 3,141
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Synthpop, Rock music, Electronic music

17
1,303 1,784
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Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

18
772 843
Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop

19
1,133 1,845
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Grunge, Alternative rock, Punk rock

20
1,000 2,396
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Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

21
1,456 2,219
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Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Electronic music

22
1,006 1,831
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Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

23
1,455 2,547
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Glam metal, Classic rock, Rock music

24
1,445 1,873
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Synthpop, New Wave, Dance-pop

25
1,299 2,615
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Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

26
1,017 2,218
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Rock music, Dance-pop, Rhythm and blues

27
917 1,528
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Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

28
1,022 1,735
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Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

29
1,657 2,501
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Pop music, Neo soul, Rock music

30
600 822
Lana Del Rey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
CharlesHarrison added Hip hop music, Indie pop, Alternative hip hop

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1,272 2,493
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Pop music, Latin American music, Latin pop

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1,340 2,017
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Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

33
769 1,516
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Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, New Wave

34
1,310 2,200
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Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

35
407 704
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malmrphy added Hip hop music, Synthpop, Hardcore hip hop

36
903 1,650
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Ballad, Neo soul, Rock music

37
780 1,576
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Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music

38
1,715 2,748
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SimonaBenedetti added

39
1,648 2,791
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Rock music

40
960 2,125
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Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

41
708 1,166
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Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

42
1,193 2,395
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Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

43
664 1,364
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Country pop, Country

44
468 1,408
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Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

45
529 597
Stevie Nicks is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
Coolza added Classic rock, Pop music, Rock music

46
217 466
Hayley Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
Pop punk, Pop music, Emo

47
659 1,319
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Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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1,485 2,711
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Frogreanna added New Wave, Rock music, Alternative rock - New Wave, synth pop, Rock
 

49
347 1,046
Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
slaft added Blue-eyed soul, New Wave, Pop music

50
414 1,286
Anastacia is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Sexiest Artists of All Time
Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music