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Who Is The Most Famous Singer In The World Right Now?

Updated November 16, 2020 867.1k votes 69.5k voters 898.2k views93 items

List RulesVote up the current solo singers - no rappers, DJs, or groups - you think are household names.

When it comes to today's most popular music artists, who do you think takes the cake as the most famous singer in the world? While we all have our own idea of who the best singers of all time are, the most famous takes a little more into account. Sure, many of these popular singers could also be considered the best ever or the best of their time, but talent isn't the only factor in determining the most famous singers in the world right now. In determining who's number one, you might also consider who often makes the headlines, who releases the most chart-topping songs, or even who has the best image.

With all of this in mind, singers like Beyoncé, Adam Levine, and Lady Gaga could all top the list of popular singers out right now. However, these big names are just a few of the world's most famous current singers. You also have Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, and top female vocalists Demi Lovato, Dua Lipa, and so many more. From American and English celebrity vocalists, to the biggest international heavyweights it's up to you to decide just which of these people are the most famous star singers today.

Take a look at the list of top singers below and vote up those who you think are the most famous right now.

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  • Ariana Grande1
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    Ariana Grande

    Pop, Contemporary R&B
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  • Billie Eilish2
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    Billie Eilish

    Art pop, Dark pop
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  • Taylor Swift3
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    Taylor Swift

    Pop, Country
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  • Ed Sheeran4
    23,019
    17,315

    Ed Sheeran

    Pop, Folk
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  • Shawn Mendes5
    22,593
    17,121

    Shawn Mendes

    Contemporary R&B, Pop
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  • Selena Gomez6
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  • Dua Lipa7
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  • Camila Cabello8
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  • Lady Gaga9
    12,263
    11,256

    Lady Gaga

    Pop, Dance
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  • Beyoncé Knowles10
    13,897
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  • Bruno Mars11
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    Bruno Mars

    Pop, Contemporary R&B
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  • The Weeknd12
    6,665
    6,856

    The Weeknd

    Contemporary R&B, Hip hop
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  • Post Malone13
    10,132
    10,521

    Post Malone

    Hip hop, Pop
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  • Katy Perry14
    10,398
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    Katy Perry

    Pop, Rock
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  • Halsey15
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    10,307

    Halsey

    Electropop, Synthpop
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  • Khalid16
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    11,909

    Khalid

    R&B, Pop
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  • Justin Bieber17
    12,052
    13,192

    Justin Bieber

    Contemporary R&B, Pop
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  • Charlie Puth18
    10,573
    11,577

    Charlie Puth

    Pop, R&B
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  • Sia19
    6,541
    7,451

    Sia

    Pop, Electropop
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  • Lewis Capaldi20
    4,127
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  • Demi Lovato21
    8,525
    9,965

    Demi Lovato

    Indie pop, Contemporary R&B
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  • Zayn Malik22
    5,010
    5,973

    Zayn Malik

    Pop, R&B
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  • John Legend23
    4,474
    5,375

    John Legend

    Contemporary R&B, Soul
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  • Nick Jonas24
    6,554
    8,012

    Nick Jonas

    Teen pop, Pop rock
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  • Lizzo25
    4,996
    6,173

    Lizzo

    Hip hop, Alternative hip hop
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