Top Artists

Year End Chart

How it works

How This Chart Works

TOP ARTISTS

Ranking is based on an artist's chart performance on the Billboard Hot 100, Billboard 200 and Social 50, as well as Boxscore touring revenue.

2011

Time Machine

  • 2011 Chart Highlights

    A quick look through 2011's best music.

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  • 2012 Chart Highlights

    A quick look through 2012's best music.

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  • 2013 Chart Highlights

    A quick look through 2013's best music.

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  • 2014 Chart Highlights

    A quick look through 2014's best music.

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  • 2015 Chart Highlights

    A quick look through 2015's best music.

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  • 2016 Chart Highlights

    A quick look through 2016's best music.

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9

Justin Bieber

10

Chris Brown

14

Britney Spears

16

P!nk

17

Pitbull

23

Drake

25

Beyonce

37

Take That

38

Rascal Flatts

45

Brad Paisley

46

Susan Boyle

51

Glee Cast

52

Roger Waters

55

Luke Bryan

56

Nelly

61

Bad Meets Evil

63

The Script

69

Eric Church

72

Josh Groban

74

Tim McGraw

78

Far*East Movement

82

Kelly Rowland

87

Florence + The Machine

88

Train

93

Demi Lovato

94

George Strait

95

Red Hot Chili Peppers

97

T.I.