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The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s  

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 2010s

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 2010s

Blackstar (2016)

The Next Day (2013)

3
Foo Fighters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

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 2010s

Colors (2017)

Morning Phase (2014)

5
Linkin Park is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

The Hunting Party (2014)

Living Things (2012)

A Thousand Suns (2010)

6
Red Hot Chili Peppers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

The Getaway (2016)

I'm with You (2011)

7
Tool is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Fear Inoculum (2019)

8
Cage the Elephant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Melophobia (2013)

Thank You, Happy Birthday (2011)

9
Gary Clark, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

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 2010s

Villains (2013)

...Like Clockwork (2017)

11
Arcade Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

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 2010s

Turn Blue (2014)

El Camino (2011)

Brothers (2010)

13
Weezer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Teal Album (2019)

White Album (2016)

Everything Will Be Alright in the End (2014)

14
Vampire Weekend is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Father of the Bride (2019)

Modern Vampires of the City (2013)

Contra (2010)

15
Twenty One Pilots is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Trench (2018)

Blurryface (2015)

Vessel (2013)

16
Muse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Simulation Theory (2018)

Drones (2015)

The 2nd Law (2012)

17
Kings of Leon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Walls (2016)

Mechanical Bull (2013)

Come Around Sundown (2010)

18
Deftones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Gore (2016)

Koi No Yokan (2012)

Diamond Eyes (2010)

19
Nine Inch Nails is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Bad Witch (2018)

Hesitation Marks (2013)

20
Jack White is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

Boarding House Reach (2018)

Lazaretto (2014)

Blunderbuss (2012)

21
Imagine Dragons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

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 2010s

Revolution Radio (2016)

¡Dos! (2012)

¡Uno! (2012)

23
Tame Impala is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Rock Artists Of The 2010s

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 2010s

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 2010s

Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino (2018)

AM (2013)

Suck It and See (2011)