Truly music is what they say it is “food for the soul “and this can be attributed by the fact that it makes you happy, it’s a source of motivation, lowers stress levels and depression, makes you sleep better, and elevates your moods. There so many musicians in many genres in the world today in fact they are about hundreds of thousands of musicians in the world but who among them should feature in the list of top 10 best singers in 2017.
Here is a list of top 10 music artist who are chosen based on their popularity, awards in 2017 and their influence in music industry in 2017.
Let’s Have a look at the list of best singers of 2017
10. Justin Bieber
One of the most loved male artist in the world by the youth is Justin Bieber. He has a favourite for the youth no wonder he won best dance song of the year and best male artist of the year at iheartradio awards in 2016.on Billboard awards he won male artist of the year and top social media artist. Being a favourite among the teens Justin has made a fortune for himself as he is one of the best-selling artist today, one of the most powerful celebrities in the world and the first artist to surpass 10billion video views in vevo.
9. The chainsmokers
Won on the 2017 Grammys in the category of best dance recording (Don’t let me down), they have become one of the most recognised duo in 2017. Andrew Taggart who is a DJ and Alex Pall who is a producer have made some of the most listened hit songs in 2017. Some of their songs that have been on top in in UK, USA and other countries in these channels (UK top 40, Billboard, iHeartRadio )among others are “closer”, “Paris”, “all we know”. They just released an album on April 2017 entitled Memories…Do Not Open.
8. Katy perry
Being controversial has earned her fame in the world. She is one of the top earning women in the music and one of the best seller of all time in the industry today. Perry was the first artist to have multiple videos in vevo with 1 billion views. Some of her great songs are “Roar”, “Dark Horse”, “Hot n Cold”, “Firework”, “California Gurls”, “Teenage Dream”, among others. These songs have made her receive fame and many awards. Her newest songs are “Born Appetite” featuring Migos, and “Chained to the rhythm”.
7. Bruno mars
The multi-instrumentalist, choreographer, song writer and a singer as well is among the top most famous music artist in 2017. Bruno mars having been born from a music family he rose to be one of the best-selling music artist of all time and today he is among the top 100 most influential artist in 2017. So far he has released three albums namely Doo-Wops & Hooligans 2010, Unorthodox Jukebox (2012), and 24K Magic 2016.some of the his hit songs that have earned him numerous awards are “Just the Way You Are” “When I Was Your Man” , “Treasure”, “Grenade” and “Locked Out of Heaven”.
6. Ariana Grande
She started her career way back when she was just thirteen years in as an actor in the nickelodeon series “victorious” and Sam and Cat. Today she is among the top 100 most influential people in the world and the second most followed person on Instagram. Some of her albums to date are Yours Truly in 2013, My Everything 2014, and Dangerous Woman 2016. Some of her hit songs in these albums are “Love Me Harder”, “Problem”, “The Way”, “Break Free”, “Dangerous Woman”, “Bang Bang” among others.her latest song “into you” is now featuring in most music sites as a top 10.
5. Ed sheeran
One of the people growing in popularity in 2017 is the song writer, an actor and a singer Ed Sheeran. Ed sheeran music has been breaking records in most countries especially the tracks on ÷ (“divide”) album released on march 2017 namely “Castle on the Hill”, and “Shape of You”. Other albums of his are x (read as “multiply”) released on 2014 and + (read as “plus”) released on 2011. Some of the hit singles in his albums are “Thinking Out Loud”, “The A Team”,, “Barcelona”, “Nancy Mulligan”, “Dive”, “what do I know”, “new man”, “Galway girl”, among others. He is among the most influential people today in UK.
The wife of the Greatest Mc of all time and one of the richest hip hop artist in the world Jay-Z is among the best singers in 2017. Her latest win at the 59th Grammy awards in 2017 in the category of Best Urban Contemporary Album (Lemonade) and best music video (formation) have earned her a place in this list of top 10 singers in 2017.beyonce is a successful female artist as she is the most nominated woman in the awards history and in addition she has won 22 Grammy awards, 24 MTV music awards, and many other awards. She is also the highest paid black musician in history and among the most influential women and people in the world.
The Barbadian actress and also a singer is among the most powerful, most influential celebrities on earth and in addition one of the best-selling music artist of all time. Her music albums such as Music of the Sun released in (2005), A Girl like Me (2006), Good Girl Gone Bad (2007), Unapologetic (2012), Anti (2016) have made her become a pop icon. Rihanna so far in her trophy cabinet she has 12 Billboard Music Awards , 8 Grammy Awards, 12 American Music Awards, and many more.
Among the most popular and most decorated artist in terms of accolades is Drake. He has a number of records on Billboard such as has the most charted songs as a solo artist in Billboard Hot 100, most Hot 100 debuts in a week and most simultaneously charted Hot 100 songs in a single week.. In addition he has made records in Rhythmic Charts, Hot Rap Songs among other music channels. During the 2017 Grammy awards Drake song “Hotline Bling” won in the category of ( Best Rap/Sung Performance), and also won in the category of (best rap song).
Our number one selection is Adele who received the most recognition in the 59th Grammy awards in 2017.During 2017 Grammy awards Adele won in the category of record of the year (hello), she also won in the category of the album of the year (25), she also won in the category of song of the year (hello), triumphed in the category of best pop solo performance (hello), and in the category of best pop vocal album (25). With all this success that automatically tells you she is one of the best-selling recording artists in the world, she among the 100 influential women on earth, and definitely her name is mentioned in the Guinness Book of World Records severally. Some of her 2017 hit songs are “water under the bridge”, “Hello”, “someone like you”, “sky fall”, “send me my love”, and “when we were young.
The music artist enlisted in this list of top 10 best singers in 2017 have really achieved much success in the year 2016 and the year 2017. They have dominated global music charts, received numerous awards in Grammy awards and other musical awards and released numerous songs in the year 2017 that have been received so well by the fans and in addition their music is doing just fine commercially. The above are the leading talents in the music industry in 2017.