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.
Lady GagaLady Gaga

28 March 1986

Ariana Grande Ariana Grande

26 June 1993

Michael JacksonMichael Jackson

29 August 1958

Miley CyrusMiley Cyrus

23 November 1992

Elvis PresleyElvis Presley

08 January 1935

Taylor Alison Swift Taylor Swift

13 December 1989

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez

24 July 1969

Nicki MinajNicki Minaj

08 December 1982

Selena GomezSelena Gomez

22 July 1992

Dolly PartonDolly Parton

19 January 1946

Tina TurnerTina Turner

26 November 1939

Vanessa HudgensVanessa Hudgens

14 December 1988

Britney SpearsBritney Spears

02 December 1981

Gwen StefaniGwen Stefani

03 October 1969

Diana RossDiana Ross

26 March 1944

Katy PerryKaty Perry

25 October 1984

Joe JonasJoe Jonas

15 August 1989

Demi LovatoDemi Lovato

20 August 1992

Adam LevineAdam Levine

18 March 1979

Bruno MarsBruno Mars

08 October 1985

Selena QuintanillaSelena

16 April 1971

Camila CabelloCamila Cabello

03 March 1997

Stevie WonderStevie Wonder

13 May 1950

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha

30 August 1989

Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson

24 April 1982

Josh GrobanJosh Groban

27 February 1981

Brendon UrieBrendon Urie

12 April 1987

Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg

17 August 1969

Tony BennettTony Bennett

03 August 1926

Cassie VenturaCassie Ventura

26 August 1986

Meghan TrainorMeghan Trainor

22 December 1993

John MayerJohn Mayer

16 October 1977

Karen CarpenterKaren Carpenter

02 March 1950

Mary Elizabeth WinsteadMary Elizabeth Winstead

28 November 1984

LeAnn RimesLeAnn Rimes

28 August 1982

Janet JacksonJanet Jackson

16 May 1966

Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison

23 April 1936

Bobby BrownBobby Brown

05 February 1969

Otis ReddingOtis Redding

09 September 1941

Lionel RichieLionel Richie

20 June 1949

Sonny BonoSonny Bono

16 February 1935

Charlie PuthCharlie Puth

02 December 1991

Toni BraxtonToni Braxton

07 October 1967

Tracy ChapmanTracy Chapman

30 March 1964

Carole KingCarole King

09 February 1942

Avi KaplanAvi Kaplan

17 April 1989

Nat King ColeNat King Cole

17 March 1919

Nancy SinatraNancy Sinatra

08 June 1940

Marc AnthonyMarc Anthony

16 September 1968

Frankie ValliFrankie Valli

03 May 1934

Mike PosnerMike Posner

12 February 1988

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey

06 November 1948

Brian LittrellBrian Littrell

20 February 1975

Nina SimoneNina Simone

21 February 1933

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers

21 August 1938

Harry Connick Jr.Harry Connick Jr.

11 September 1967

Christina Milian Christina Milian

26 September 1981

Tori KellyTori Kelly

14 December 1992

Bridgit MendlerBridgit Mendler

18 December 1992

Chloe BennetChloe Bennet

11 April 1992

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka

30 July 1941

Hayley WilliamsHayley Williams

27 December 1988

Kelly RowlandKelly Rowland

11 February 1981

Todd RundgrenTodd Rundgren

22 June 1948

Grace VanderWaalGrace VanderWaal

15 January 2004

Michael BoltonMichael Bolton

26 February 1953

Jason DeruloJason Derulo

21 September 1989

Solange KnowlesSolange Knowles

24 June 1986

Tori AmosTori Amos

22 August 1963

Aaron CarterAaron Carter

07 December 1987

Jordin SparksJordin Sparks

22 December 1989

Jesse McCartneyJesse McCartney

09 April 1987

Smokey RobinsonSmokey Robinson

19 February 1940

Emmylou HarrisEmmylou Harris

02 April 1947

Patti LaBellePatti LaBelle

24 May 1944

China Anne McClainChina Anne McClain

25 August 1998

Darius RuckerDarius Rucker

13 May 1966

Sara BareillesSara Bareilles

07 December 1979

Caity LotzCaity Lotz

30 December 1986