Updated: check out our list of the best pop singers of 2020!
Here are the best pop artists of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere. Only including popular artists releasing new music right now, this list of current pop singers and musicians features rising stars, like Lauv and Mabel, as well as the most famous, constantly-trending hit singers, like Ariana Grande and Bruno Mars. Solo artists and pop groups, like Loote and Why Don't We, are all releasing some of the latest hits in the industry, and are therefore included here. Who are the top pop artists of 2019? Who's defining pop music today?
Both American artists and musicians from elsewhere in the world are eligible for inclusion, as long as they are among the best and/or biggest names of the modern day. Vote up the 2019 pop stars who are dominating the charts, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.
- 1Ariana Grande (born June 26, 1993) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. A... more on Wikipedia12,1567,966
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- 3Khalid Donnel Robinson (born February 11, 1998), known mononymously as Khalid, is an American... more on Wikipedia6,6756,166
- 4Imagine Dragons is an American rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada. Imagine Dragons' lineup... more on Wikipedia5,6585,219
- 5Austin Richard Post (born July 4, 1995), known professionally as Post Malone, is an American... more on Wikipedia5,3894,734
- 6Selena Marie Gomez (born July 22, 1992) is an American singer and actress. After appearing on... more on Wikipedia5,9255,647
- 7Ashley Nicolette Frangipane (born September 29, 1994), known professionally as Halsey, is an... more on Wikipedia5,8995,672
- 8Peter Gene Hernandez (born October 8, 1985), known professionally as Bruno Mars, is an... more on Wikipedia5,6615,446
- 9Dua Lipa (born August 22, 1995) is an English singer, songwriter, and model. Her musical... more on Wikipedia4,5464,435
- 10Shawn Peter Raul Mendes (born August 8, 1998) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. He gained a... more on Wikipedia9,4245,520
- 11Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born 5 May 1988) is an English singer-songwriter. After graduating... more on Wikipedia4,5533,894
- 12Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (born March 28, 1986), known professionally as Lady Gaga,... more on Wikipedia4,2714,583
- 13Robyn Rihanna Fenty (born February 20, 1988) is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, record... more on Wikipedia5,0074,288
- 14Charles Otto Puth Jr. (born December 2, 1991) is an American singer, songwriter and record... more on Wikipedia2,2271,718
- 15Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter (born September 4, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter and... more on Wikipedia4,1153,798
- 16Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an... more on Wikipedia3,5694,181
- 17The Chainsmokers are an American DJ and production duo consisting of Alexander "Alex" Pall and... more on Wikipedia3,2613,994
- 18Panic! at the Disco is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 by... more on Wikipedia4,0324,795
- 19Samuel Frederick Smith (born 19 May 1992) is an English singer and songwriter. They rose to... more on Wikipedia2,8703,604
- 20Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (born 16 February 1990), better known by his stage name The Weeknd, is a... more on Wikipedia2,1872,382
- 21Belcalis Almanzar (born October 11, 1992), known professionally as Cardi B, is an American... more on Wikipedia3,7434,775
- 22Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll (born 2 February 1977) is a Colombian singer, songwriter,... more on Wikipedia2,3392,466
- 235 Seconds of Summer are an Australian pop rock and pop punk band. Formed in Sydney in 2011,... more on Wikipedia2,1833,094
- 24Bangtan Boys, also known as BTS, is a seven member South Korean boy group formed by Big Hit... more on Wikipedia4,4245,374
- 25Sia Kate Isobelle Furler ( SEE-ə; born 18 December 1975) is an Australian singer, songwriter... more on Wikipedia2,3212,688