When you think of pop singers, the first thought that comes to your mind is flashy artistes with wind-swept tresses or slickly moussed Mohawks, multicolored wigs and sleeve tattoos, gyrating in barely there dress carrying some eye-popping props in some outlandish music video. But we don’t really blame you for deeming so! Ever since the advent of pop culture, pop stars have been deemed as desirable pinups masquerading as singers. But thanks to the Gagas, the Biebers, the Minajs and the Perrys who showed the world that the flashy business of pop was not just faff – it meant some seriously good music too! The number of Billboard hits these pop stars have scored is a testimony to that. There is no denying that the musical empire of America has always been over-saturated with pop singers. We bring you biographies, trivia and interesting facts on America’s most famous pop singers who gave pop its own unique place in the world of global music.
Michael JacksonMichael Jackson
29 August 1958
Singer
Elvis PresleyElvis Presley
08 January 1935
Singer

Taylor Alison Swift Taylor Swift
13 December 1989
Singer-songwriter

Ariana Grande Ariana Grande
26 June 1993
Singer, Actress

Britney SpearsBritney Spears
02 December 1981
Pop Singer

Katy PerryKaty Perry
25 October 1984
Singer-Songwriter
Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986
Singer-songwriter

Nicki MinajNicki Minaj
08 December 1982
Rapper

Miley CyrusMiley Cyrus
23 November 1992
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Selena GomezSelena Gomez
22 July 1992
Actress

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969
Singer, Actress, Dancer
Demi LovatoDemi Lovato
20 August 1992
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Dolly PartonDolly Parton
19 January 1946
Singer

Tina TurnerTina Turner
26 November 1939
Singer

Mary Elizabeth WinsteadMary Elizabeth Winstead
28 November 1984
Actress

Vanessa HudgensVanessa Hudgens
14 December 1988
Actress
Gwen StefaniGwen Stefani
03 October 1969
Singer, Songwriter, Fashion Designer, Actress

Mandy MooreMandy Moore
10 April 1984
 

Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson
24 April 1982
Singer, Actress

Sabrina CarpenterSabrina Carpenter
11 May 1999
Singer
Diana RossDiana Ross
26 March 1944
American singer

Camila CabelloCamila Cabello
03 March 1997
Singer
Tracy ChapmanTracy Chapman
30 March 1964
Singer

Stevie WonderStevie Wonder
13 May 1950
Singer-songwriter

Bruno MarsBruno Mars
08 October 1985
Singer-songwriter
Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg
17 August 1969
Singer-songwriter

Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933
Singer-songwriter, Composer
SelenaSelena
16 April 1971
Singer

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey
06 November 1948
Songwriter

Joe JonasJoe Jonas
15 August 1989
Singer
Jason DeruloJason Derulo
21 September 1989
Singer-songwriter

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Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison
23 April 1936
Singer-Songwriter
Nancy SinatraNancy Sinatra
08 June 1940
Singer

Finneas O'ConnellFinneas O'Connell
30 July 1997
Singer

Janet JacksonJanet Jackson
16 May 1966
Singer-Songwriter

Bobby BrownBobby Brown
05 February 1969
Singer-Songwriter
John MayerJohn Mayer
16 October 1977
Singer
Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
21 August 1938
Singer-Songwriter

Charlie PuthCharlie Puth
02 December 1991
Singer

Lionel RichieLionel Richie
20 June 1949
Singer-Songwriter

Chloe BennetChloe Bennet
11 April 1992
Actress, Singer
Sonny BonoSonny Bono
16 February 1935
Singer-songwriter

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989
Singer

Jackie EvanchoJackie Evancho
09 April 2000
Singer

Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959
Actress

Jesse McCartneyJesse McCartney
09 April 1987
Singer/Songwriter, Actor, Voice Actor
Adam LevineAdam Levine
18 March 1979
Singer, Songwriter

Josh GrobanJosh Groban
27 February 1981
Pop Singer
Karen CarpenterKaren Carpenter
02 March 1950
Singer

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka
30 July 1941
Singer, Songwriter

LeAnn RimesLeAnn Rimes
28 August 1982
Country Singer
Kelly RowlandKelly Rowland
11 February 1981
Singer-songwriter

Toni BraxtonToni Braxton
07 October 1967
American R&B Singer-songwriter & Musician
Teyana TaylorTeyana Taylor
10 December 1990
Singer

Frankie ValliFrankie Valli
03 May 1934
Singer

Christina GrimmieChristina Grimmie
12 March 1994
Singer

Hayley WilliamsHayley Williams
27 December 1988
Pop Singer

Marc AnthonyMarc Anthony
16 September 1968
 
Kevin JonasKevin Jonas
05 November 1987
Musician

Carole KingCarole King
09 February 1942
Composer

Kacey MusgravesKacey Musgraves
21 August 1988
Singer-Songwriter

Grace VanderWaalGrace VanderWaal
15 January 2004
Singer-songwriter, Ukulele Player
Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963
Musician and Singer

Solange KnowlesSolange Knowles
24 June 1986
Singer
Amber RileyAmber Riley
15 February 1986
Actress, Singer

Otis ReddingOtis Redding
09 September 1941
Singer

Brendon UrieBrendon Urie
12 April 1987
Singer, Musician
Chris DaughtryChris Daughtry
26 December 1979
Vocalist, Guitarist

Harry Connick Jr.Harry Connick Jr.
11 September 1967
American singer
Todd RundgrenTodd Rundgren
22 June 1948
Singer

Patti LaBellePatti LaBelle
24 May 1944
Singer

Meghan TrainorMeghan Trainor
22 December 1993
Singer-songwriter
Christina Milian Christina Milian
26 September 1981
 

Tony BennettTony Bennett
03 August 1926
Pop Singer
Nat King ColeNat King Cole
17 March 1919
Vocalist, Pianist

Darius RuckerDarius Rucker
13 May 1966
Singer, Guitarist

Aaron CarterAaron Carter
07 December 1987
Rapper

Aaron LohrAaron Lohr
02 April 1976
Actor
China Anne McClainChina Anne McClain
25 August 1998
Actress, Singer
Emmylou HarrisEmmylou Harris
02 April 1947
Singer

Jordin SparksJordin Sparks
22 December 1989
Singer-songwriter

Smokey RobinsonSmokey Robinson
19 February 1940
Singer

Bridgit MendlerBridgit Mendler
18 December 1992
Actress, Singer-songwriter
Sara BareillesSara Bareilles
07 December 1979
Singer

Connie FrancisConnie Francis
12 December 1938
Singer

Chord OverstreetChord Overstreet
17 February 1989
Actor, Singer

Richard MaxRichard Marx
16 September 1963
Singer-songwriter

Neil SedakaNeil Sedaka
13 March 1939
Singer
Eric NamEric Nam
17 November 1988
Singer

Telma HopkinsTelma Hopkins
28 October 1948
Singer, Actress
AJ MichalkaAJ Michalka
10 April 1991
Actress

Corbin BleuCorbin Bleu
21 February 1989
Actor, Producer, Singer-songwriter
Sahara DavenportSahara Davenport
17 December 1984
Drag Queen
Cheyenne JacksonCheyenne Jackson
12 July 1975
Actor