20 Artists Like Melanie Martinez (similar music you’re guaranteed to love!)
Melanie Adele Martinez came to fame after appearing on the American TV show “The Voice”. She then released her debut single “Dollhouse” followed by an EP of the same name. Melanie wanted to be a singer from a young age and spent her formative years listening to artists including; Britney Spears, Shakira and Christina Aguilera.
If you are a fan of Melanie Martinez and are looking to expand your musical library, keep reading. We have found 20 artists like Melanie Martinez for your musical pleasure.
Astrid Smeplass, known professionally as Astrid S, came 5th in the Norwegian version of the TV show “Pop Idol” in 2013. Her debut studio album “Leave It Beautiful” was released in 2020. As well as her debut album Astrid has released 4 EPs and more than 20 singles.
Kiara Saulters is an American singer/songwriter from Wilmington Illinois. Her single “Gold”, released in 2015, got to number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The Apple Watch commercial titled “Style” used “Gold” as background music. She also contributed vocals on the Linkin Park song “Heavy” in 2017.She has released 1 studio album, 1 EP and several singles.
Sky Tonia Ferreira is an American singer/songwriter, actress and model. She uploaded videos of herself singing her own compositions to Myspace when she was a teenager. This led to her eventually getting signed to Parlaphone in 2009. She received mainstream exposure after being one of the opening acts for Miley Cyrus’s “Bangerz” tour in 2014.
Hayley Kiyoko Alcroft is an American singer, actress and dancer. She has appeared in numerous films including; “Scooby-Doo!”, ”Insidious: Chapter 3” and “Lemonade Mouth”. She has released 2 studio albums so far and won numerous awards.
Arabella Latham, better known as Baby Queen is a South African singer based in London, England. She has released 1 mixtape, 1 EP and several singles so far all on the Polydor label.
Greta Simone Kline previously known as Frankie Cosmos is an American singer/songwriter and musician. The daughter of actors Kevine Kline and Phoebe Cates, her stage name “Frankie Cosmos” is now the name of her band. She originally started performing under the name “Ingrid Superstar” before changing her stage name to “Frankie Cosmos” in 2011. She has released 4 studio albums and 3 EPs.
Fiona released 5 studio albums between the years 1996 to 2020 all 5 have reached the top 20 on the Billboard 200 chart in the US. She has won numerous awards including 3 Grammys and 2 MTV Video Music Awards.
Beatrice Annika Miller finished 9th on season 2 of the TV show “The X Factor” in America when she was 13 years old. She has released 2 studio albums, 8 EPs and 12 singles as well as 7 singles as a featured artist.
Lana Del Rey
Lana Del Ray is not just a talented singer/songwriter, she is also a poet and photographer, and in 2020 she published the poetry and photography collection “Violet Bent Backwards Over The Grass”. Her stage name is made up of the first part of the actress Lana Turner and the Ford DelRay sedan car sold in Brazil in the 1980s.
Billie’s debut EP reached the top 40 in many countries including The UK, the US, Australia and Canada. Her 1st studio album debuted at number 1 on the UK and US charts and was one of the best selling albums of 2019. She wrote and performed the theme song “No Time To Die” for the James Bond film of the same name which went to number 1 on the UK singles chart and won the Academy Award for Best Original Song 2022.
Zella Day Kerr is an American singer/songwriter and musician from Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona. She released her debut album “Powered By Love” in 2009 independently and after its success she worked as a songwriter for BMG Publishing group until she got a contract with Hollywood Records in 2015 to release her major label debut album “Kicker”.
Marina Lambrini Diamandis is a Welsh singer/songwriter born in Brynmawr. She was raised in Abergavenny and moved to London as a teenager to pursue a career in music. In 2009 she was placed 2nd in the BBC’s “Sound Of 2010”. Her debut album “The Family Jewels” entered the UK album charts at number 5 and her 2nd album “Electra Heart” was her 1st number 1 album in the UK.
Ariande signed with Republic Records in 2011, her 2013 album “Yours Truly” got to number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Starting with her album “Dangerous Woman”, Ariana had 4 consecutive number 1 albums in the UK. She has released 6 studio albums in total so far and received numerous awards.
Alexandra Ashley Hughes, better known as Allie X is a Canadian singer/songwriter and visual artist. She has released 2 studio albums and 5 EPs. She has also written songs for a number of artists including; Betty Who, Lea Michele and BTS.
Grace Martine Tandon, better known as Daya is an American singer/songwriter from Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania. She has released 1 studio album and 2 EPs and won a number of awards. In 2016 she performed at the 2016 White House Easter Egg Roll where she met Barack Obama.
Aurora Aksnes is a Norwegian singer/songwriter, record producer and dancer. Her debut EP “Running With the Wolves” was released in 2015 and later that year she provided the backing track for the John Lewis Christmas advert singing a cover of the Oasis song “Half The World Away”. She has released 3 studio albums, 1 compilation album, 3 EPs and several singles.
Madison Elle Beer began posting covers to youtube in 2012 and gained a substantial following when Justin Bieber posted a link to one of her covers. She released her debut EP “As She Pleases” in 2018 and her debut album “Life Support” in 2021. She has also appeared in several films and TV shows including; “Todrick”, “Louder Than Words” and “RuPaul’s Drag Race Allstars”.
Moriah Rose Pereira, better known as That Poppy and currently Poppy, is an American singer/songwriter and youtuber. She has released 4 studio albums, appeared in 3 TV shows and 1 film and received several awards.
Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, better known as Halsey is an American singer. She came to the public’s attention from self-released music videos on social media platforms. She has released 3 studio albums so far and appeared in several TV shows and films.
Katriana Sandra Huguet , better known as Kat Dahlia is a Cuban-American singer/songwriter and rapper. She has released 2 studio albums, 3 EPs, 1 mixtape and several singles.
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