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First of all, it’s hard to make a list of the most popular music artists of all time. There are many things to be put into consideration such as record sales, trending time, music genre, music videos etc. However, we’ve been able to come up with a list of ten most popular music artists as follows:

1. The Beatles - 1 billion records sold

The Beatles, made up of Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, are the Fab Four that changed the course of music history. They are definitely the greatest musical group of all-time. The Beatles was established in Liverpool in the early 1960’s and a lot of their songs were written by McCartney and Lennon.

2. Elvis Presley - 1 billion records sold

Elvis Presley is known as “The King”. He made Rock and Roll popular in the mid 1950’s and was made the face of Rock and Roll in the late 50’s. He is the cultural icon and was very popular until his death in the 70’s.

3. Michael Jackson - 750 million records sold

Michael Jackson is known popularly as the King of Pop. He started his career in the early 70's as a member of a group with his brothers known as the Jackson 5. Later he went solo and released several albums, some of which became hit tracks. He also has one of the most popular music videos.

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4. Madonna - 300 million records sold

Back in the 80’s, Madonna was known as the Queen of Pop. She is undoubtedly the most popular female music artist of all time.

5. Elton John- 300 million records sold

Elton John is known for his showy costumes and has been popular since the 1970’s. He has nine successive number 1 albums, four number 2 songs as well as others.

6. Led Zeppelin - 300 million records sold

Led Zeppelin is a British group that became popular in the early 70's and turned out to be one of the first ever heavy metal bands. It used to be known as The New Yardbirds.

7. Queen - 300 million records sold

Queen elated the audience with a stirring performance in the ‘Live Aid’ concert for fundraising that took place in Africa in 1985. She went on to become a popular female music artist.

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8. Pink Floyd - 250 million records sold

Pink Floyd is one of the most popular and influential rock groups in the 1970’s. With its mind-blowing music and philosophical lyrics, it was able to distinguish itself.

9. Mariah Carey - 200 million records sold

Mariah Carey is a popular singer since the early 90’s with more hit songs that made the number 1 position on Billboard than any other solo artist.

10. Celine Dion - 200 million records sold

This is another great diva of all time. Celine Dion is the best-selling Canadian female music artist that has topped the charts for two decades. She is also the best-selling French language singer.

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on Aug 01, 14