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The Most Underrated Pop Artists Of 2019, Ranked

Updated January 2, 2020 2.1k votes 239 voters 3.8k views29 items

List RulesVote up the artists you believe deserve more recognition.

While some artists quickly blast up to the top of the charts after one release, others remain under the radar for far too long. The 2019 class of underrated pop artists includes artistic performers, soulful songwriters, and everyone in between. Some of the best underrated pop artists of 2019 are poised for a breakout year by heading out on buzz-worthy tours and releasing highly anticipated new albums.

Good underrated pop artists like Betty Who and Kim Petras are expected to have a big year in 2019. Christine and the Queens – AKA Heloise Letissier – is back with a new tour in support of the 2018 electropop gem, Chris. And Bebe Rexha is heading out on the Happiness Begins Tour with the Jonas Brothers.

Which are the top underrated acts you think deserve more attention in 2019? Vote your favorite underrated 2019 pop artist up to the top of this list, and don't forget to add any new underrated pop artists we may have missed.

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