Bands/Musicians The Best Acoustic Pop Bands/Artists  

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

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

Artists on this list include The Ready Set and Passion Star. Voting for your favorites gets them to rise to the top of the list. Are you one of those people that doesn't like Meiko or Never Shout Never? Then vote those things down to have your voice heard.

All important, significant and iconic names in acoustic 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 acoustic 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 acoustic pop, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into acoustic 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 acoustic pop bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent acoustic pop bands.

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

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Never Shout Never is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Acoustic Pop Bands/Artists
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Never Shout Never


Never Shout Never is an American indie rock band formed in Joplin, Missouri in 2007. The group have released five full-length albums and nine EPs. The name "Never Shout Never" originally referred exclusively to Christofer Drew until the touring band, previously referred to as "The Shout", joined Ingle to form "Never Shout Never" as a band with Ingle as front man. ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Pop punk, Indie pop, Pop music, New Age music, Rock music, + more

Albums: Never Shout Never., Indigo, Harmony, Sunflower, The Summer, + more

Labels: Sire Records, Warner Bros. Records

Career Began: Joplin, Missouri, United States of America

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The Ready Set is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Acoustic Pop Bands/Artists
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The Ready Set


Jordan Mark Witzigreuter, known by his stage name The Ready Set, is an American electropop singer-songwriter from Fort Wayne, Indiana. He is the lead vocalist and sole member of the act, using a backup band while on tour. Witzigreuter created The Ready Set in the basement of his childhood home in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He has released three studio albums Tantrum Castle, I'm Alive, I'm Dreaming and The Bad & The Better, four extended plays and seven singles. Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz signed The Ready Set to his label Decaydance Records, in 2009. He is currently with Razor and Tie Records. He is best known for the commercially successful single "Love Like Woe" from his major label debut ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Indie pop, Synthpop, Pop music, Emo, Electronic music, + more

Albums: I'm Alive, I'm Dreaming, Tantrum Castle, Syntax and Bright Lights, Young Forever, + more

Labels: Sire Records, Decaydance

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Matthew Edward Hall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Acoustic Pop Bands/Artists
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Genres (Music): acoustic pop

Albums: abortions, Never Shout Never

Labels: Warner Bros. Records

Career Began: Ocala, Florida, United States of America

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Passion Star is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Acoustic Pop Bands/Artists
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Passion Star


Passion Star were a guitar based British indie/power pop band who formed in late 1992 and split up in early 1999. The band were formed by singer/songwriter/guitarist Richard Satterthwaite and bass player Adam Sweet in Wolverhampton, England along with drummer Jim Turner. The band made a number of demos through 93 and early 94 before drummer Turner left and was replaced by Simon Flynn. The demos and live performances with Flynn secured a record deal with MGL Granite Records and the band recorded their debut single 'To Be the One' in 1995. Flynn was replaced on drums in late 95, prior to the release of the first single, by Stephen McCarney from Paisley, Scotland and at the same time, the ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Indie pop, Acoustic rock, Dream pop, Power pop, acoustic pop, + more

Labels: Sanctuary Records Group, MGL Granite, Viper Records

Career Began: Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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