The Best Alternative Artists Of 2023

Over 90 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Alternative Artists Of 2023

2023's alternative music scene is officially off to an amazing start, with new music from punk princess Avril Lavigne, renowned produce/singer-songwriter Jack White, and your favorite y2k British rock group Muse. 2021 Eurovision winner Måneskin continues to redefine alternative rock with '70s glam punk influence, and The Lumineers are back with their fourth studio album, BRIGHTSIDE, fusing classic alternative with their unique indie folk sound. 

Which trending alternative musicians are you most excited to see live, and whose records are you currently listening to? Who will Travis Barker collaborate with next? And which When We Were Young music festival headliners released the greatest bangers so far? Vote below for the best alternative artists of 2023, and be sure to also check out this year's top new alternative songs afterwards.

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