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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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1
2,663 2,148
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Taylor Swift Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

2
1,760 883
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
2,320 1,687
Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Demi Lovato Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop

4
2,296 1,874
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Katy Perry Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

5
1,050 639
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
2,118 1,291
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
1,399 955
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
2,436 1,889
One Direction is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
KrVinod added One Direction Pop music, Teen pop, Electronic music

9
2,190 1,461
Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Selena Gomez Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

10
287 403
Bangtan Boys (BTS) 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
915 829
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
729 516
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
water-wing added Twenty One Pilots Synthpop, Pop music, Indietronica

13
1,453 2,018
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Justin Bieber Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B

14
1,328 1,417
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Britney Spears Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

The Greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders

15
1,155 1,142
Fifth Harmony is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
cesarmatsalazar added Fifth Harmony Pop music, Dance music

16
750 431
Bruno Mars is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Bruno Mars Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Rock music

17
672 402
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Michael Jackson Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

18
1,312 1,227
Sam Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
TheresaFeng added Sam Smith Pop music, Dance-pop, House music

19
1,244 1,558
Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Miley Cyrus Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

20
1,143 1,232
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Christina Aguilera Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

21
270 589
Pittbull is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Pitbull

The Best Genres of Music

22
392 389
Zayn Malik is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Zayn Malik

23
603 740
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Lady Gaga Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

24
505 662
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
1,115 1,714
Girls' Generation is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Girls' Generation Pop punk, Bubblegum pop, Ballad

26
856 1,368
Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Backstreet Boys Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music

27
513 552
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
620 356
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Rihanna Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

The Best Pop Songs About Cheating

29
895 639
Shawn Mendes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
tinafeury added Shawn Mendes Contemporary R&B

30
418 428
The Beatles is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added The Beatles Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

31
823 876
Little Mix is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
CéliaHocini added Little Mix Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music

32
996 826
5 Seconds of Summer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
SafiaNayeem added 5 Seconds of Summer Pop punk, Pop music

33
827 1,138
Iggy Azalea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
MadisonMarieStorck added Iggy Azalea Hip hop

34
372 311
P!nk is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added P!nk Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

35
284 362
Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Nicki Minaj Hip hop music, Synthpop, Hardcore hip hop

16 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

36
128 216
Sabrina Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ash.fantab added Sabrina Carpenter

37
449 783
Charli XCX is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
MadisonMarieStorck added Charli XCX Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

38
770 1,381
Jonas Brothers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Jonas Brothers Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music

39
1,125 1,392
Nick Jonas is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Nick Jonas Teen pop, Pop rock

40
372 409
Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
NerdGirl added Fall Out Boy Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

41
234 354
Madonna is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Admoreno added Madonna Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

42
450 930
'N Sync is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
'N Sync Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

14 Celebrities Who Are Heirs

43
115 142
Lorde is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ash.fantab added Lorde Indie pop, Synthpop, Pop music

44
220 421
Becky G is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
rebbeca-marie-gomez added Becky G Pop, Latin pop, Dance pop

45
78 291
2NE1 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Dynasti Noble added 2NE1 Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

46
558 606
Meghan Trainor is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ColinSmith added Meghan Trainor R&B, Pop, Doo wop

47
143 202
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Mariah Carey Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

48
497 855
Vanessa Hudgens is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Vanessa Hudgens Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

49
130 180
Gwen Stefani is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
Coolza added Gwen Stefani Hip Pop R&B, Synthpop, New Wave

50
79 193
Major Lazer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Teen Pop Bands & Artists
ash.fantab added Major Lazer Hip hop music, Trap, Dubstep