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Pop dance

Most popular artists in Pop dance

This chart is based on the monthly listeners metric for all artists tagged with the genre pop dance by Spotify. It may contain some errors or some data may not be up to date. You can check the artist profile to update data if necessary.

# Artist Monthly Listeners Followers
1
74,696,943
25,478,150
2
69,755,952
22,548,272
3
51,327,265
7,264,234
4
37,954,496
22,715,250
5
36,835,147
8,329,392
6
36,546,628
8,590,418
7
33,719,728
2,597,466
8
29,812,125
6,135,157
9
28,768,811
2,795,871
10
25,592,212
3,078,888
11
23,255,551
1,272,918
12
22,911,094
14,987,165
13
22,056,215
3,737,419
14
21,090,571
3,884,742
15
20,920,493
757,979
16
20,413,775
7,564,340
17
20,371,846
2,515,367
18
19,482,859
3,429,479
19
18,944,935
3,733,107
20
17,757,163
594,659
21
17,682,533
3,340,912
22
17,081,287
793,264
23
16,546,418
1,360,625
24
16,404,835
839,289
25
16,356,148
3,878,029
26
16,275,307
297,675
27
16,014,016
231,688
28
15,663,816
1,351,841
29
15,646,787
1,607,872
30
15,204,091
4,295,417
31
15,026,267
938,985
32
14,791,696
5,888,671
33
14,761,657
415,021
34
14,664,551
1,170,229
35
14,527,051
246,370
36
14,053,467
3,728,230
37
12,592,665
248,364
38
12,330,191
355,394
39
12,325,424
360,410
40
11,994,002
767,470
41
11,722,973
287,596
42
11,133,343
63,780
43
10,604,042
135,162
44
10,453,171
60,791
45
10,349,941
238,886
46
10,189,348
658,802
47
9,872,671
32,559
48
9,862,679
327,882
49
9,603,531
1,236,883
50
9,429,709
1,018,740
51
9,252,266
288,820
52
9,241,361
548,314
53
9,221,650
1,554,985
54
9,214,002
27,613
55
9,176,783
1,964,930
56
9,125,820
484,839
57
9,112,007
296,070
58
8,892,478
1,499,263
59
8,847,656
240,996
60
8,815,387
46,361
61
8,447,257
2,435,615
62
8,303,129
32,496
63
7,977,895
125,822
64
7,944,897
950,596
65
7,657,738
722,274
66
7,324,618
1,776,765
67
7,161,232
148,290
68
7,098,832
10,416
69
6,902,400
3,614,292
70
6,811,654
617,184
71
6,808,874
2,106,553
72
6,609,966
72,478
73
6,518,124
189,445
74
6,471,572
78,779
75
6,415,095
19,295
76
6,368,893
119,501
77
6,366,640
331,973
78
6,329,138
94,377
79
6,260,373
1,749,619
80
6,021,768
1,489,270
81
5,870,918
15,972
82
5,744,408
713,340
83
5,686,031
1,171,380
84
5,289,576
103,195
85
5,262,406
126,770
86
5,237,292
2,762,282
87
5,214,079
598,038
88
5,170,939
63,211
89
4,970,380
1,288,497
90
4,891,373
45,265
91
4,795,097
935,639
92
4,463,139
2,174,948
93
4,411,851
1,124,622
94
4,382,633
465,839
95
4,289,953
548,922
96
4,222,376
631,128
97
4,212,108
1,067,741
98
4,159,949
265,800
99
4,080,551
466,811
100
4,012,238
955,923
101
3,997,472
468,012
102
3,908,413
1,440,047
103
3,880,115
1,043,766
104
3,663,817
682,927
105
3,601,232
6,441
106
3,573,594
70,284
107
3,425,734
304,502
108
3,420,213
1,445,631
109
3,328,231
379,942
110
3,221,438
735,217
111
3,073,187
1,021,134
112
3,068,791
428,628
113
2,970,295
12,411
114
2,932,761
768,585
115
2,917,124
499,599
116
2,761,838
374,512
117
2,730,162
276,774
118
2,678,072
466,803
119
2,668,358
105,358
120
2,482,408
324,217
121
2,441,590
518,001
122
2,440,564
259,181
123
2,399,390
315,884
124
2,325,980
1,124,257
125
2,323,446
387,661
126
2,258,166
23,568
127
2,168,038
360,025
128
2,136,468
616,520
129
2,053,193
289,727
130
1,958,176
231,398
131
1,891,434
485,838
132
1,875,057
558,211
133
1,870,951
53,122
134
1,856,785
257,825
135
1,831,264
409,404
136
1,805,790
57,179
137
1,712,174
321,229
138
1,581,034
9,776
139
1,519,390
103,833
140
1,480,792
188,868
141
1,465,733
318,558
142
1,422,249
646,457
143
1,380,293
201,779
144
1,370,488
141,630
145
1,357,376
188,724
146
1,353,787
126,849
147
1,343,232
208,695
148
1,294,986
906,160
149
1,265,130
104,888
150
Third Party
1,264,188
134,690
151
1,262,203
688,621
152
1,257,375
151,571
153
1,242,939
174,296
154
1,197,009
140,972
155
1,188,078
229,639
156
1,178,933
149,463
157
1,165,151
521,142
158
1,149,319
391,265
159
1,144,271
735,382
160
Mesto
1,121,109
123,444
161
Andrew Rayel
1,047,996
170,017
162
Adventure Club
1,038,632
303,170
163
1,028,370
334,581
164
967,137
193,181
165
936,906
104,111
166
LVNDSCAPE
888,476
141,530
167
Thomas Gold
744,913
161,700
168
Dirty South
732,696
218,707
169
Dada Life
711,406
398,876
170
Sander van Doorn
709,611
355,629
171
708,590
510,184
172
The Him
701,283
111,199
173
Markus Schulz
654,689
313,670
174
Dzeko & Torres
644,640
108,233
175
Madison Mars
588,207
128,519
176
Dyro
569,496
202,660
177
Jay Hardway
546,669
418,342
178
M-22
532,117
87,758
179
Justin Mylo
495,743
84,337
180
Swanky Tunes
486,235
89,370
181
Chocolate Puma
483,505
112,127
182
SNBRN
473,993
106,201
183
Stadiumx
448,675
111,923
184
Elephante
423,227
99,134
185
Dropgun
418,884
76,299
186
Julian Jordan
416,959
160,798
187
Florian Picasso
410,063
63,267
188
CAZZETTE
408,992
314,405
189
John Dahlbäck
379,591
116,600
190
Alex Schulz
320,896
207,667
191
twoloud
302,796
156,499
192
Dannic
294,615
172,666
193
Deniz Koyu
231,123
94,833
194
Paris Blohm
197,364
78,016
195
Tom Swoon
132,438
80,359

Some info about pop dance

Pop Dance, or Dance-Pop as it's also known, is a music genre that originated in the early 1980s. This genre combines catchy melodies with an up-tempo beat and often incorporates elements of electronic and dance music. Born out of the disco music of the 1970s, Pop Dance was introduced into mainstream when Madonna, one of its earliest and most iconic ambassadors, took the music world by storm.

Centered around the idea of producing music that makes people want to dance, Pop Dance tends to have a standard structure of verse-chorus-verse and is defined by its catchy hooks, driving bass lines and synthesizers. The lyrics, often about love or partying, are usually simple and repetitive to facilitate audience participation and keep the energy high on the dancefloor.

Pop Dance gained worldwide popularity through its high energy, vibrant feel, and universal lyrical themes. It is especially popular in the United States and the United Kingdom, but also has a significant following throughout Europe, Japan, and South Korea.

This genre has seen many artists rise to global stardom. Apart from Madonna, who is often dubbed the 'Queen of Pop', other key artists include Michael Jackson, known as the 'King of Pop', as well as Janet Jackson, Kylie Minogue, and Britney Spears. These artists have all contributed significantly to defining the sound and image of Pop Dance.

The evolution of Pop Dance has been heavily influenced by technological advancements, particularly the rise of digital recording technology in the late 1980s and early 1990s. This allowed for more complex and polished productions, leading to a more electronically driven sound.

In the 21st century, Pop Dance has continued to evolve while maintaining its popularity. Artists like Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Katy Perry have carried the torch forward, each adding their unique style and personality to the genre. Additionally, the rise of K-Pop, or Korean Pop, has introduced a new wave of Pop Dance music that heavily incorporates synchronized dance routines.

Moreover, Pop Dance has significantly influenced numerous other music genres, including Hip Hop, R&B, and even Rock. Its infectious beats and melodies make it a favorite choice for remixes. It's common to hear pop dance tracks played in clubs, on radio stations, and at music festivals around the world.

Pop Dance is continually adapting and innovating to reflect the changing tastes and trends in popular culture. However, no matter how much it evolves, the core purpose of Pop Dance remains the same– to make people dance. Whether it's in a crowded club, a major music festival, or simply a bedroom dance-off, Pop Dance is a genre that invites everyone to feel the rhythm and move their bodies.

The genre continues to drive the mainstream music scene today, proving that Pop Dance music is as vital and relevant now as it was when it first burst onto the music scene in the 1980s. Its story is ongoing, as a new generation of artists continues to express themselves through the vibrant, energetic medium that is Pop Dance.