Top 10 Youtube Musicians In 2023
YouTube has become a mecca for new and emerging musicians. With the space to create unique content, the platform has spawned some of the most popular and diverse music acts in the world. Here is a look at the top 10 musicians on YouTube in 2023.
1. Rob Scallon
Robert Andrew Scallon is a renowned American YouTuber, musician, and multi-instrumentalist based in Chicago, Illinois. He is well known for his musical videos that became viral, including heavy metal songs performed with instruments not usually associated with that genre.
2. Jared Dines
Jared Dines, born in 1989 and hailing from Washington, has become well-known for his accomplishments in the Heavy Metal genre through YouTube. He is the vocalist for Dissimulator, and the drummer for Rest, Repose, and had achieved a large following of 1 million subscribers as of 2016.
3. Andrew Huang
Andrew Huang is a renowned Canadian YouTuber, musician, music maker and video producer. His "Song Challenge" video series, where viewers challenge him to demonstrate his musical skills, has made him well-known, as well as several of his viral videos that contain his music.
4. Jackie Evancho
Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho is a famous American classical crossover singer who achieved fame at a young age. She has released an EP and eight albums since 2009, and three of them debuted in the top 10 of the Billboard 200. Her latest album 'The Debut' was her 8th successive album to reach number one on the Billboard Classical Albums chart. In 2017, she was the youngest person to ever perform a series of concerts at Café Carlyle when she sang the national anthem at the inauguration of Donald Trump.
5. Sarah Longfield
Sarah Longfield, based in Madison, Wisconsin, is an American YouTube content creator, musician, and multi-instrumentalist who is noted for her two-handed tapping style of playing and her utilization of an eight-string guitar.
6. Lindsey Stirling Violinist
Lindsey Stirling is a US violinist, composer, and dancer who creates choreographed violin shows for her YouTube channel, which she established in 2007. She performs a range of musical genres, from classical to pop, rock, and EDM.
7. Christina Victoria Grimmie
Christina Victoria Grimmie, who was also known as zeldaxlove64 on YouTube, was a famous American singer-songwriter. She was a contestant on The Voice and was well-known for covering popular songs by present-day artists. Sadly, she was killed at an event in Orlando, Florida, by Kevin James Loibl, a fan of hers.
Eric Calderone is a US-based guitarist and vlogger. He is renowned for his online videos on his YouTube channel "331Erock" in which he performs his own electric guitar version of popular songs.
Pentatonix is an American vocal ensemble hailing from Arlington, Texas, comprising of Scott Hoying, Mitch Grassi, Kirstin Maldonado, Kevin Olusola and Matt Sallee.
RichaadEB is an accomplished metal guitarist who specializes in recording, producing, and composing.