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Bands/Musicians The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century  

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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Eminem Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

2
140 133
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Beyoncé Knowles Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

3
125 118
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Michael Jackson Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

4
128 125
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Rihanna Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

5
83 76
Ed Sheeran is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Bharath Mourya added Ed Sheeran Hip hop music, Indie, Pop music

6
58 50
Bruno Mars is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
RingertheHooper added Bruno Mars Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Rock music

7
133 137
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Taylor Swift Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

8
118 124
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Kanye West Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

9
102 111
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Lady Gaga Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

10
68 73
Linkin Park is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Linkin Park Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music

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94 109
Justin Timberlake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Justin Timberlake Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

12
46 52
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Twenty One Pilots Synthpop, Pop music, Indietronica

13
92 112
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Katy Perry Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

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68 82
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Jay-Z Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap

15
56 67
P!nk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
P!nk Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

16
55 66
Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Alicia Keys Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

17
63 77
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Britney Spears Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

18
61 75
Shakira is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Shakira Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop

19
48 64
Usher is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Usher Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

20
42 56
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Christina Aguilera Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

21
52 71
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Snoop Dogg Hip hop music, Pop music, Gangsta rap

22
34 48
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Kelly Clarkson Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

23
39 57
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Avril Lavigne Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

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26 39
Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Fall Out Boy Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

25
46 69
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Justin Bieber Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B

26
34 52
Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Miley Cyrus Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

27
34 52
50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
50 Cent Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

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40 61
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Jennifer Lopez Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop

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29 47
Chris Brown is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Chris Brown Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

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11 21
Camila Cabello is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
1519896745558 added Camila Cabello Pop, Latin pop

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28 48
Nickelback is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Nickelback Rock music, Grunge, Heavy metal

32
31 55
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Mariah Carey Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

33
35 62
Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Lil Wayne Hip hop music, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

34
21 40
Fergie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Fergie Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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12 26
The Killers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Luke Otis Hewitt added The Killers Pop punk, Synthpop, New Wave

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22 42
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Carrie Underwood Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music

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27 51
Kesha is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Kesha Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

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14 32
Sean Paul is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Sean Paul Hip hop music, Ragga, Dancehall

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14 32
Nelly Furtado is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Nelly Furtado Hip hop music, Rock music, Latin American music

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18 40
Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Ludacris Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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16 39
Akon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Akon Hip hop music, Popular music, Pop music

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13 35
Mary J. Blige is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Mary J. Blige Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

43
13 38
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

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10 33
T-Pain is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
T-Pain Hip hop music, Pop music, Electro hop

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11 36
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Toby Keith Country

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6 25
Hollywood Undead is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Hollywood Undead Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Nu metal

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9 33
Nelly is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Nelly Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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9 34
T.I. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
T.I. Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Gangsta rap

49
10 37
R. Kelly is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
R. Kelly Hip hop music, Neo soul, Dance-pop

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4 28
Sleeping with Sirens is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Sleeping with Sirens Pop punk, Emo, Pop rock