These top ten male singers have been producing great records for music lovers all over the world. This article will count down from ten to one the most popular male singers in 2017. It will also give details of what this year has in store for them. This is a must read for music lovers everywhere.
Eminem is still loved by millions around the world and is set to make a comeback in 2017. He has a distinctive style and writes and performs rap, love songs, to which we can all relate. Coming from humble beginnings has been used as the inspiration for many of Eminem’s lyrics. Eminem also has a cool attitude and is stylish; this has helped to make him popular with young people. He last released a solo record back in 2013 but has recently been busy working at the recording studio. It is rumoured he will have a new album out this year.
Drake is one of the most popular male singers of the era. He is most well known for his unique singing skills and the ability he has to connect with his audience. He has won a Grammy, three juno awards and six BET awards. Fans have been eagerly awaiting the release of Drakes new album. At the beginning of this year it was announced that Views from the 6 will come out in April.
8. Kanye West
Kanye West is an American singer who has great singing skills. He is a very popular Hip-hop artist whose career also includes fashion design, direction as well as song writing. His career began in 2001.At the beginning of 2016, Kanye West released his seventh album titled, The Life of Pablo. The album was hugely popular not just because of West’s musical abilities but also because it features a wide selection of guest vocalists. These include Frank Ocean, Lamar and Rihanna.
Macklemore is a recent sensation who we will definitely be seeing more of in 2017. He is a wonderful stage singer who is able to engage and inspire his audience. He has a large number of chart songs as well as top selling albums. Macklemore has a sell out tour planned for 2016 with Ryan Lewis.
Usher is a well known and popular singer who is also a businessman, writer and dancer. He is very talented and has won many awards for his singing abilities. 2015 can and went without much news of Usher. However fans will be pleased to hear that this year we can expect to hear more from Usher. He is planning to release an album later in the year titled ‘Flawed’. Its four years since Ushers last album release; but he is set to make a comeback in 2017.
5. Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars is a stylish singer who performs very energetically. This makes him popular with young people. He is also well known for being able to spread musical vibes among his audiences with his great passion and energy. Bruno mars seems to have lots of live shows planned for 2016. He will be working with Cold Play and Beyonce, performing at the super bowl half time show.
4. Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake began his career at the tender age of 11 years old. He has put a lot of effort into his work to get to where he is today. His performances are very passionate and he is obviously enthusiastic about what he does. He has continuously maintained his popularity and reputation in the music industry. His music style is inspiring and he is often in the limelight, this has made him one of the most popular male singers worldwide. There are many rumours circulating at the moment about Justine Timberlake. He is reportedly making a comeback with a new album and also planning a world tour.
3. Taio Cruz
Taio Cruz is a British songwriter, producer, musician and singer who was born in 1985. He has a great voice as well as personality and this has helped him rise to fame. Taio Cruz has been nominated for a number of MOBO Awards. It’s been a couple of years since Taio Cruz last released an album. Fans will be glad to hear that 2016 will be the year he releases new music. He’s also planning to collaborate with Justine Bieber.
2. Chris Brown
Chris Brown is a very cool singer who has reached fame in 2005. He is very dedicated and puts a lot of passion into his work. This, along with his great voice has made him extremely popular among fans. Chris Brown has already released a new album called ‘Royalty’ which was a great success. He is already working hard on his next album.
1. Christian Perez; aka Pitbull
Christian Perez is an American singer and rapper who has a great voice as well as an amazing stage presence. He is more famously known as his stage name Pitbull. Pitbull is American artist who was born in Florida, in 1981. He started his singing career in 2004 with the release of his album. M.I.A.M.I; which stands for Money is A Major Issue. This album captured the hearts of millions and since then his fame has only grown. This album was followed by the Planet Pit in 2011. At the beginning of 2016, Pitbull released the second single from his new album. It’s titled “Freedom” and has already become hugely popular as it contains the rolling stones chorus. The artist is currently planning a 2017 party cruise in Norway.
These top ten male vocalists are the ones to watch this year. Many of your favourite singers are making a comeback with great new music, as well as tours and collaborations. It’s going to be an exciting year for music. Whatever you have planned, these tracks will make great sound tracks to your summer. It may come as no surprise to some of you that Pitbull is the top male singer for 2016. His new album is already a great success and the music speaks for its self. If you haven’t already heard his new tunes then it’s definitely worth a listen.