Top 10 Most Awarded Artists of All Time!!

Top 10 Most Awarded Artists of All Time!!

An award is the most important recognition any performer would earn. It is really a proud moment for a performer to receive prestigious awards in front of the large number of audience. Most of the music artists have won numerous awards such as Billboard awards, MTV awards, American Music Awards and  NRJ awards. Several of these musicians have won so many awards that we can’t even imagine. It requires much more efforts to win an individual award, but these artists are highly talented and won multiple awards.

Let’s have a look at the 10 most awarded artists of all time.

Michael Jackson


Michael Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer who is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century. He is certified and known as the most awarded and nominated recording artist in the history of popular music. Jackson’s career was rewarded with 13 Grammy Awards, as well as the Grammy Legend Award and Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award; 6 Brit Awards, 5 Billboard Music Awards and 24 American Music Awards. He currently holds 20 Guinness World Records. Jackson holds the record of being the most awarded artist of all time, with a total of 834 awards. [Source:]

Whitney Elizabeth Houston


Whitney Elizabeth Houston was an American singer and actress who is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, with sales of over 200 million records worldwide. She won numerous awards and accolades including 2 Emmy Awards, 6 Grammy Awards, 14 World Music Awards and 16 Billboard Music Awards. Houston earned 657 awards in her music career.



Beyonce is an American singer, songwriter, and actress who rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of Destiny’s Child, one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. She has won 29 MTV Video Music Awards, making her the most-awarded artist in the award show history. Beyonce? is the eighth-most awarded artist at the Billboard Music Awards. She has received over 542 awards in her career.

Lady Gaga


Lady Gaga is an American singer, songwriter, and actress who is known for her image reinventions and musical versatility. She became the first woman in history to win an Academy Award, Grammy Award, BAFTA Award and Golden Globe Award in one single year. She has earned more than 358 awards in her music career.

Taylor Swift


Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter who has gained fame for the singles “Love Story” and “You Belong with Me”. She has received many awards, nominations, and honorary accolades throughout her career. She was awarded the American Music Award for Artist of the Year in 2009. Swift became one of the most awarded music artists, with more than 463 awards. [Source:]



Rihanna is a Barbadian singer, actress, fashion designer, and businesswoman who has gained recognition with the release of her first two studio albums, ‘Music of the Sun’ and ‘A Girl Like Me’. She has received multiple awards and nominations for her work in music, film, and fashion. Her awards are predominantly in pop, R&B, and hip-hop genre categories. Rihanna has earned more than 234 awards in her career.



Eminem is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer who is credited with popularizing hip hop in middle America and is critically acclaimed as one of the greatest rappers of all time. He has sold over 220 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Eminem has won more than 149 awards in his music career.



Shakira is a Colombian singer who has been referred to as the “Queen of Latin Music” and is noted for her musical versatility. With a catalog of 145 songs, she has sold over 80 million records, making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time. She has received numerous awards, including three Grammy Awards, twelve Latin Grammy Awards and four MTV Video Music Awards. Shakira has won over 335 awards in her career.

Justin Bieber


Justin Bieber is a Canadian singer who is widely known for his genre-melding musicianship and has played an influential role in modern-day popular music. He has sold an estimated 150 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Bieber has won two Grammy Awards out of 22 nominations, one Latin Grammy Award and eight Juno Awards. He has earned over 364 awards in total.



Jay-Z is an American rapper, record executive, and media proprietor who is regarded as one of the most influential hip-hop artists in history. One of the world’s best-selling music artists, with over 125 million records sold, Jay-Z has won 24 Grammy Awards. He also holds the record for the most number-one albums by a solo artist on the Billboard 200. Jay-Z has won more than 266 awards in his music career. [Source:]