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List Rules Vote up and add all of your favorite pop artists whose biggest fans and target audience are teens.

In the entirety of the music world, teen pop is one of the most popular genres that resonates with its listeners the most. The primary fans of the genre - teenagers - tend to be rabid followers of trends and consumers of culture who actively share their interests with other on social media, so it should come as no surprise that many pop musicians' popularity has shot up with the help of teenagers. While teen pop is generally marketed to teens, the music has the typical elements of pop music - catchy hooks, upbeat lyrics, and simple melodies - that make it appealing to a wide audience. Lyrically, teen pop focuses on issues that resonate with teenage life - love, relationships, friendship, and the triumphs and trials of growing up are common themes addressed by teen singer. These are issues that many teens relate to, and thus teen pop stars remain popular well after their teen idol days because of how important they are in shaping the lives of their fans during their formative years.

So, who are the best teen pop bands and teen pop singers of all time? This list includes current teen pop singers like Katy Perry, One Direction, Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, and the Jonas Brothers. During the late 1990s, teen pop bands ruled the radio charts with the likes of Britney Spears, N'Sync, and Backstreet Boys leading the charge - these 90s pop bands are included on this list too. No matter what teen pop band you're a fan of, you can be sure that they'll be represented on this list.

That said, it's up to you to determine who are the best teen pop bands of all time. If you notice that a teen pop singer isn't on this list and should be, feel free to add them. This list answers the questions "who are the best teen pop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest teen pop musician ever?";If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular teen pop bands that you might've heard of.
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Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Taylor Swift Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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2
1,156 586
Ed Sheeran is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
tinafeury added Ed Sheeran Hip hop music, Indie, Pop music

3
1,939 1,423
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Katy Perry Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

4
1,899 1,311
Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Demi Lovato Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop

5
2,038 1,489
One Direction is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
KrVinod added One Direction Pop music, Teen pop, Electronic music

6
1,634 965
Ariana Grande is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
TheresaFeng added Ariana Grande Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Pop rock

7
1,779 1,138
Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Selena Gomez Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

8
1,033 630
Maroon 5 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
kiylah1777641 added Maroon 5 Jazz rap, Ballad, Neo soul

9
614 354
Adele is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Adele Southern soul, Neo soul, Rock music

10
1,067 961
Sam Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
TheresaFeng added Sam Smith Pop music, Dance-pop, House music

11
1,074 1,144
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Britney Spears Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

12
927 835
Fifth Harmony is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
cesarmatsalazar added Fifth Harmony Pop music, Dance music

13
547 608
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Beyoncé Knowles Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

14
1,162 1,615
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Justin Bieber Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B

15
967 995
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Christina Aguilera Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

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16
353 438
Green Day is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
harmony-farnsworth added Green Day Pop punk, Rock music, Alternative rock

17
990 1,312
Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Miley Cyrus Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

18
699 1,172
Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Backstreet Boys Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music

19
390 548
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Lady Gaga Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

20
338 365
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
sk8erhorse added Avril Lavigne Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

21
721 916
Iggy Azalea is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
MadisonMarieStorck added Iggy Azalea Hip hop music, Electronic music, Hip Hop

22
847 642
5 Seconds of Summer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
SafiaNayeem added 5 Seconds of Summer Pop punk, Pop music

23
422 290
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
water-wing added Twenty One Pilots Synthpop, Pop music, Indietronica

24
329 264
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Michael Jackson Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

25
233 274
The Beatles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added The Beatles Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

26
685 1,193
Jonas Brothers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Jonas Brothers Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music

27
639 706
Little Mix is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
CéliaHocini added Little Mix Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music

28
351 245
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Rihanna Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

29
1,011 1,225
Nick Jonas is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Nick Jonas Teen pop, Pop rock

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30
403 273
Bruno Mars is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Bruno Mars Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Rock music

31
360 765
'N Sync is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
'N Sync Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

32
631 492
Shawn Mendes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
tinafeury added Shawn Mendes Contemporary R&B

33
372 587
Charli XCX is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
MadisonMarieStorck added Charli XCX Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

34
666 1,143
Selena Gomez & the Scene is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Selena Gomez & the Scene Pop punk, Synthpop, Pop music

35
561 504
Jackie Evancho is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Jackie Evancho Crossover

36
506 626
Onur Özsu is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
muzikka added Onur Özsu Pop, R&B, Funk

37
231 263
Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
NerdGirl added Fall Out Boy Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

38
434 423
Meghan Trainor is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ColinSmith added Meghan Trainor

39
185 173
Pink is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Pink Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

40
102 196
Blink-182 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Blink-182 Pop punk, Rock music, Skate punk

41
408 550
R5 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Oreo Beaster added R5 Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

42
769 962
Big Time Rush is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Big Time Rush Bubblegum pop, Synthpop, Pop music

43
152 163
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Kelly Clarkson Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

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429 681
Vanessa Hudgens is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Vanessa Hudgens Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

45
471 815
Hilary Duff is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Hilary Duff Bubblegum pop, Synthpop, Pop music

46
419 807
Jesse McCartney is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Jesse McCartney Hip hop music, Country pop, Pop music

47
159 141
Ellie Goulding is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Ellie Goulding Indie pop, Dubstep, Synthpop

48
293 394
Ross Lynch is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
tinafeury added Ross Lynch Pop rock

49
118 159
The Black Eyed Peas is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added The Black Eyed Peas Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

50
456 773
Miranda Cosgrove is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Miranda Cosgrove Teen pop, Dance-pop, Pop rock