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The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade  

Jovaughn Brown
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List Rules Vote up the artists based only on their music from 2010 to 2019.

Here are the best rock artists of the decade, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring classic rock bands, talented singer-songwriters, and some of the greatest rock musicians of all-time, this list of the top 2010s rock artists includes Greta Van Fleet, Muse, David Bowie, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, and more. The 2010s decade was filled with so many good rock acts, but which popular artists stood out from the rest?   

Vote up the best rock artists of the 2010s, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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Radiohead is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

A Moon Shaped Pool (2016)

The King of Limbs (2011)

2
David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Blackstar (2016)

The Next Day (2013)

3
Foo Fighters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Concrete and Gold (2017)

Sonic Highways (2014)

Wasting Light (2011)

4
Beck is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Colors (2017)

Morning Phase (2014)

5
Cage the Elephant is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Melophobia (2013)

Thank You, Happy Birthday (2011)

6
Linkin Park is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

The Hunting Party (2014)

Living Things (2012)

A Thousand Suns (2010)

7
Red Hot Chili Peppers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

The Getaway (2016)

I'm with You (2011)

8
Tool is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Fear Inoculum (2019)

9
Gary Clark, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

This Land (2019)

The Story of Sonny Boy Slim (2015)

Blak and Blu (2012)

10
Queens of the Stone Age is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Villains (2013)

...Like Clockwork (2017)

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Arcade Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Everything Now (2017)

Reflektor (2013)

The Suburbs (2010)

12
The Black Keys is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Turn Blue (2014)

El Camino (2011)

Brothers (2010)

13
Weezer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Teal Album (2019)

White Album (2016)

Everything Will Be Alright in the End (2014)

14
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Trench (2018)

Blurryface (2015)

Vessel (2013)

15
Muse is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Simulation Theory (2018)

Drones (2015)

The 2nd Law (2012)

16
Kings of Leon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Walls (2016)

Mechanical Bull (2013)

Come Around Sundown (2010)

17
Deftones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Gore (2016)

Koi No Yokan (2012)

Diamond Eyes (2010)

18
Nine Inch Nails is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Bad Witch (2018)

Hesitation Marks (2013)

19
X Ambassadors is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Love Songs Drug Songs (2013)

VHS (2015)

The Reason EP (2014)

20
Vampire Weekend is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Father of the Bride (2019)

Modern Vampires of the City (2013)

Contra (2010)

21
Imagine Dragons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Evolve (2017)

Smoke + Mirrors (2015)

Night Visions (2012)

22
Green Day is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Revolution Radio (2016)

¡Dos! (2012)

¡Uno! (2012)

23
Tame Impala is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Currents (2015)

Lonerism (2012)

Innerspeaker (2010)

24
The War on Drugs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

A Deeper Understanding (2017)

Lost in the Dream (2014)

25
Arctic Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The Decade

Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino (2018)

AM (2013)

Suck It and See (2011)