Essential 100 artists

  1. Madonna (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 3000)
  2. Kylie Minogue (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 2040)
  3. Rihanna (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 1200)
  4. Roisin Murphy (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 640)
  5. Kt Tunstall (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 640)
  6. Sarah Mclachlan (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 560)
  7. Wild Strawberries (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 510)
  8. Tori Amos (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 480)
  9. Fiona Apple (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 475)
  10. Pink (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 465)
  11. Ellie Goulding (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 455)
  12. Mariah Carey (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 450)
  13. Taylor Swift (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 450)
  14. David Guetta (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 440)
  15. Adele (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 440)
  16. Alanis Morissette (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 435)
  17. Dido (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 405)
  18. Calvin Harris (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 400)
  19. Celine Dion (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 395)
  20. The Cranberries (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 390)
  21. Robyn (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 380)
  22. Lily Allen (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 350)
  23. Selena Gomez (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 350)
  24. Toni Braxton (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 340)
  25. Sophie Ellis Bextor (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 335)
  26. Kacey Musgraves (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 330)
  27. Cathy Dennis (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 325)
  28. Garbage (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 325)
  29. Kelly Clarkson (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 310)
  30. Sheryl Crow (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 305)
  31. Lisa Stansfield (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 300)
  32. Janet Jackson (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 295)
  33. Melanie C (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 295)
  34. 2 Unlimited (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 280)
  35. The Killers (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 275)
  36. Britney Spears (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 275)
  37. Atb (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 255)
  38. Billie Eilish (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 250)
  39. Tracey Thorn (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 250)
  40. Dua Lipa (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 245)
  41. Whitney Houston (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 240)
  42. Dagny (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 235)
  43. Moby (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 230)
  44. U2 (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 230)
  45. Michael Jackson (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 230)
  46. Harry Styles (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 195)
  47. Cher (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 190)
  48. Lady Gaga (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 190)
  49. Beyonce (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 185)
  50. Nelly Furtado (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 165)
  51. Coldplay (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 165)
  52. Everything But The Girl (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 160)
  53. Jennifer Lopez (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 160)
  54. Jann Arden (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 160)
  55. Paula Abdul (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 160)
  56. Agnes (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 160)
  57. Katy Perry (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 150)
  58. The Smashing Pumpkins (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 150)
  59. Emma Bunton (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 150)
  60. The Corrs (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 150)
  61. Mary J Blige (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 145)
  62. Goldfrapp (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 140)
  63. Beth Orton (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 140)
  64. Natalie Imbruglia (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 140)
  65. Enigma (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 135)
  66. Sam Smith (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 125)
  67. Ace Of Base (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 125)
  68. Norah Jones (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 125)
  69. Technotronic (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 120)
  70. Leigh Nash (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 120)
  71. K D Lang (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 120)
  72. Jewel (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 120)
  73. Beck (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 115)
  74. Justin Timberlake (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 115)
  75. Samantha Fox (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 115)
  76. Rita Ora (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 110)
  77. Miley Cyrus (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 110)
  78. Lauryn Hill (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 105)
  79. Sia (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 105)
  80. The Chicks (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 100)
  81. Diplo (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 100)
  82. Mika (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 95)
  83. Foster The People (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 95)
  84. Elton John (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 95)
  85. The Cardigans (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 90)
  86. Destinys Child (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 90)
  87. Onerepublic (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 90)
  88. Spice Girls (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 90)
  89. Kesha (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 85)
  90. Missy Elliott (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 80)
  91. Seal (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 80)
  92. Robbie Williams (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 80)
  93. Leona Naess (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 80)
  94. Paula Cole (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 80)
  95. Siobhan Donaghy (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 75)
  96. Lisa Marie Presley (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 75)
  97. Joni Mitchell (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 75)
  98. Pitbull (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 70)
  99. James Bay (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 70)
  100. Leann Rimes (Weekly Pop 10 chart points: 70)