The genre of pop music basically has its roots well laid in the American soil. But this does not mean that the pop culture is limited to Americans alone. The music type has travelled far and wide - every country, today, having its own long list of pop stars and pop music. British invasion of pop music kicked off in 1964 when Sir Paul McCartney and his group, The Beatles firmly made ground for themselves and Brit pop in the global music map. Winner of ten Grammy, one Academy, fifteen Ivor Novello awards, The Beatles became the best-selling band in history with an estimated sale of more than 600 million records worldwide. Interestingly, the legacy of Brit pop culture only zoomed upwards in the coming decades with new-age pop sensation not just claiming top spots in the world pop charts but being lauded for their exuberant musical talent and capabilities. British pop songs are characterized by phenomenal voice, great music and heartfelt lyrics. Singers such as Ed Sheeran, Tom Jones, Amy Winehouse, Charlie XCX, Sam Smith, Hozier, Florene Welsh, Jessie J, Adele, Leone Lewis have defied the usual pin-up standard of pop music and gave it a new identity with their experimental touch. Find out more about the life and music of famous British pop singers.
Dua LipaDua Lipa
22 August 1995
Singer-songwriter
George MichaelGeorge Michael
25 June 1963
Singer

David BowieDavid Bowie
08 January 1947
Singer

AdeleAdele
05 May 1988
Singer-songwriter

Maurice GibbMaurice Gibb
22 December 1949
Singer-songwriter

Ed SheeranEd Sheeran
17 February 1991
Singer
Russell WatsonRussell Watson
24 November 1966
Tenor Singer

Olivia Newton-JohnOlivia Newton-John
26 September 1948
Singer, Actress

Jesy NelsonJesy Nelson
14 June 1991
Singer
Cliff RichardCliff Richard
14 October 1940
Singer

Naomi ScottNaomi Scott
06 May 1993
Actress
Lewis CapaldiLewis Capaldi
07 October 1996
Singer

Rod StewartRod Stewart
10 January 1945
Singer-songwriter

Liam GallagherLiam Gallagher
21 September 1972
Singer

Perrie EdwardsPerrie Edwards
10 July 1993
Pop Singer

Rick AstleyRick Astley
06 February 1966
Singer
Louis TomlinsonLouis Tomlinson
24 December 1991
Singer

Victoria BeckhamVictoria Beckham
17 April 1974
Singer, Businesswoman, Model, Fashion Designer

Jade ThirlwallJade Thirlwall
26 December 1992
Pop Singer

Geri HalliwellGeri Halliwell
06 August 1972
Singer
Mark RonsonMark Ronson
04 September 1975
Musician

Keren WoodwardKeren Woodward
02 April 1961
Singer
Elvis CostelloElvis Costello
25 August 1954
 

Billy OceanBilly Ocean
21 January 1950
Recording Artist

Jeff LynneJeff Lynne
30 December 1947
Singer-songwriter, Record producer
Susan BoyleSusan Boyle
01 April 1961
Singer

Calum ScottCalum Scott
12 October 1988
Singer, songwriter
Charlotte GainsbourgCharlotte Gainsbourg
21 July 1971
Actress

James ArthurJames Arthur
02 March 1988
Singer-songwriter

Jorja SmithJorja Smith
11 June 1997
Singer
Samantha FoxSamantha Fox
15 April 1966
Singer-songwriter

Continue Reading Below
Jim SturgessJim Sturgess
16 May 1978
Actor
Cilla BlackCilla Black
27 May 1943
Singer

Peter AndrePeter Andre
27 February 1973
Singer, songwriter, television presenter

Roland OrzabalRoland Orzabal
22 August 1962
Musician, Singer

Olly MursOlly Murs
14 May 1984
Choreographer, Composer, Singer, Musician,
Rag’n’Bone ManRag’n’Bone Man
29 January 1985
Singer-songwriter
BirdyBirdy
15 May 1996
Singer

Rex Orange CountyRex Orange County
04 May 1998
Recording Artist

Freddie StarrFreddie Starr
09 January 1943
Comedian

Olly AlexanderOlly Alexander
15 July 1990
Musician
Anita DobsonAnita Dobson
29 April 1949
Actress

Nicola RobertsNicola Roberts
05 October 1985
Singer

Fleur East Fleur East
29 October 1987
Singer-songwriter

Ella HendersonElla Henderson
12 January 1996
Singer, Songwriter

Aston MerrygoldAston Merrygold
13 February 1988
Singer
Justine FrischmannJustine Frischmann
16 September 1969
Musician

James BayJames Bay
04 September 1990
Singer-songwriter
RuelRuel
29 October 2002
Ssinger-songwriter

Pete HamPete Ham
27 April 1947
Singer

Nick RhodesNick Rhodes
08 June 1962
Musician
Feargal SharkeyFeargal Sharkey
13 August 1958
Singer

Sam Smith Sam Smith
19 May 1992
Singer-songwriter
Jasmine ThompsonJasmine Thompson
08 November 2000
Singer

Anne-MarieAnne-Marie
07 April 1991
Singer, songwriter

Harris JHarris J
02 May 1997
Singer

Sophia Grace BrownleeSophia Grace Brownlee
18 April 2003
Pop Singer, TV Personality, YouTuber

Kenny LynchKenny Lynch
18 March 1938
Singer
Adam RickittAdam Rickitt
29 May 1978
Actor

Matt TerryMatt Terry
20 May 1993
Singer-songwriter

Bailey MayBailey May
06 August 2002
TV Personality

Deno DrizDeno Driz
22 September 2002
Singer
James GrahamJames Graham
12 October 1996
Singer

Louisa JohnsonLouisa Johnson
11 January 1998
Singer
Jade AlleyneJade Alleyne
17 March 2001
Actress

Max GeorgeMax George
06 September 1988
Singer-songwriter

Anna MaynardAnna Maynard
04 June 2000
Pop Singer
Lewis BlissettLewis Blissett
12 March 2004
Pop Singer

Ayo JayAyo Jay
09 August 1989
Singer
Jessie JJessie J
27 March 1988
Singer-Songwriter

Harvey MillsHarvey Mills
31 December 2002
Pop Singer

Henry GallagherHenry Gallagher
21 September 2002
Singer-songwriter
Andy FowlerAndy Fowler
16 February 1994
Singer

Casey Johnson (Pop Singer)Casey Johnson (Pop Singer)
01 May 1995
Pop singer
Jaymi HensleyJaymi Hensley
24 February 1990
Singer and Reality TV Star

Tristan EvansTristan Evans
15 August 1994
Singer

Gary BarlowGary Barlow
20 January 1971
Singer

Mackenzie SolMackenzie Sol
04 September 2000
Pop Singer
Blake RichardsonBlake Richardson
02 October 1999
Singer, Guitarist
George SmithGeorge Smith
09 March 1999
Pop–rock Singer, Instrumentalist

Charlie LenehanCharlie Lenehan
27 October 1998
Singer

Matilda DevriesMatilda Devries
31 December 2003
Singer

Rye BeaumontRye Beaumont
24 January 1996
Pop Singer
Mikey CobbanMikey Cobban
22 March 1996
Pop Singer

Georgia BoxGeorgia Box
21 March 1995
Pop Singer

Houssein SouthHoussein South
03 June 1999
Singer

Jake SimsJake Sims
26 November 1994
Singer, Songwriter

Reece BibbyReece Bibby
13 August 1998
Singer
Brad SimpsonBrad Simpson
28 July 1995
Singer

Bradley SimpsonBradley Simpson
28 July 1995
Singer
Brooklyn WyattBrooklyn Wyatt
01 October 2000
Singer

Rhianna AbreyRhianna Abrey
10 August 1997
Pop Singer
Eddie the EagleEddie the Eagle
05 December 1963
Ski jumper
Melanie CMelanie C
12 January 1974
Singer-songwriter