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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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1,284 656
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
1,988 1,391
Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Demi Lovato Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop

4
2,002 1,529
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Katy Perry Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

5
713 408
Adele is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Adele Southern soul, Neo soul, Rock music

6
1,735 1,042
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
1,111 700
Maroon 5 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
kiylah1777641 added Maroon 5 Jazz rap, Ballad, Neo soul

8
1,882 1,216
Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Selena Gomez Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

9
2,108 1,591
One Direction is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
KrVinod added One Direction Pop music, Teen pop, Electronic music

10
53 52
Bangtan Boys is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
RyanLion added BTS Hip hop music, Dance music, Contemporary R&B

11
625 655
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Beyoncé Knowles Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

12
1,211 1,726
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Justin Bieber Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B

13
1,129 1,018
Sam Smith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
TheresaFeng added Sam Smith Pop music, Dance-pop, House music

14
985 903
Fifth Harmony is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
cesarmatsalazar added Fifth Harmony Pop music, Dance music

15
482 331
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
water-wing added Twenty One Pilots Synthpop, Pop music, Indietronica

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1,131 1,206
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Britney Spears Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

17
186 326
Pittbull is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Pitbull

18
1,047 1,365
Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Miley Cyrus Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

19
1,065 1,468
Girls' Generation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Girls' Generation Pop punk, Bubblegum pop, Ballad

20
473 295
Bruno Mars is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Bruno Mars Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Rock music

21
1,001 1,050
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Christina Aguilera Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

22
214 184
Zayn Malik is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Zayn Malik

23
395 294
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Michael Jackson Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

24
388 491
Green Day is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
harmony-farnsworth added Green Day Pop punk, Rock music, Alternative rock

25
738 1,213
Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Backstreet Boys Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music

26
436 592
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Lady Gaga Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

27
382 406
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
sk8erhorse added Avril Lavigne Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

28
685 525
Shawn Mendes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
tinafeury added Shawn Mendes Contemporary R&B

29
273 303
The Beatles is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added The Beatles Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

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872 681
5 Seconds of Summer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
SafiaNayeem added 5 Seconds of Summer Pop punk, Pop music

31
735 966
Iggy Azalea is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
MadisonMarieStorck added Iggy Azalea Hip hop music, Electronic music, Hip Hop

32
676 740
Little Mix is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
CéliaHocini added Little Mix Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music

33
394 270
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Rihanna Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

34
1,033 1,263
Nick Jonas is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Nick Jonas Teen pop, Pop rock

35
37 67
Sabrina Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ash.fantab added Sabrina Carpenter

36
37 135
2NE1 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Dynasti Noble added 2NE1 Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

37
165 215
Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Nicki Minaj Hip hop music, Synthpop, Hardcore hip hop

38
389 626
Charli XCX is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
MadisonMarieStorck added Charli XCX Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

39
211 198
P!nk is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added P!nk Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

40
699 1,230
Jonas Brothers is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Jonas Brothers Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music

41
379 792
'N Sync is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
'N Sync Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

42
160 273
Becky G is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
rebbeca-marie-gomez added Becky G Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance music

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455 462
Meghan Trainor is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ColinSmith added Meghan Trainor

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113 265
Andy Grammer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
maryclaire-lane added Andy Grammer Synthpop, Pop music, Reggae

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579 538
Jackie Evancho is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Jackie Evancho Crossover

46
443 711
Vanessa Hudgens is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Vanessa Hudgens Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

47
122 227
Madonna is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Madonna Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

48
17 62
Major Lazer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ash.fantab added Major Lazer Hip hop music, Trap, Dubstep

49
261 291
Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
NerdGirl added Fall Out Boy Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

50
512 656
Onur Özsu is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
muzikka added Onur Özsu Pop, R&B, Funk