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

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284 174
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

2
168 157
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

3
156 149
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

4
148 145
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

5
112 104
Ed Sheeran is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Bharath Mourya added Hip hop music, Indie, Pop music

6
125 126
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

7
76 71
Bruno Mars is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
RingertheHooper added Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Rock music

8
152 164
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

9
131 155
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

10
71 85
P!nk is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

11
68 81
Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

12
77 94
Linkin Park is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music

13
74 91
Shakira is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop

14
102 130
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

15
80 100
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap

16
100 131
Justin Timberlake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

17
72 96
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

18
54 72
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Synthpop, Pop music, Indietronica

19
57 77
Usher is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

20
61 86
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Gangsta rap

21
63 89
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B

22
47 68
Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

23
48 76
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop

24
40 64
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

25
47 76
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

26
21 35
Camila Cabello is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
claire.lin2 added Pop, Latin pop

27
2 5
Peer van Mladen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Alexandra Nebenan added Peer van Mladen

More than 8 million dollars in annual revenue and one of the most influential music producers.

28
42 70
50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

29
44 77
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

30
43 76
Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

31
35 65
Kesha is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

32
29 56
Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

33
33 63
Chris Brown is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

34
26 55
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music

35
15 37
The Killers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Luke Otis Hewitt added Pop punk, Synthpop, New Wave

36
34 71
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

37
17 42
Sean Paul is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Ragga, Dancehall

38
28 63
Nickelback is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Rock music, Grunge, Heavy metal

39
20 49
Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

40
22 55
Fergie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

41
16 45
Mary J. Blige is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

42
18 49
Akon is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Popular music, Pop music

43
14 44
Nelly Furtado is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Rock music, Latin American music

44
12 41
T.I. is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Gangsta rap

45
14 49
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Country, Southern rock

46
11 42
T-Pain is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Electro hop

47
10 42
Nelly is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

48
7 34
Hollywood Undead is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
shadow-in-the-dark added Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Nu metal

49
11 46
R. Kelly is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Hip hop music, Neo soul, Dance-pop

50
11 47
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most popular Musical Artists of the 21st Century
Country