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AOL’s Best New Artists of ’06

Don’t even pretend like this list isn’t a mirror of your picks for best new acts this year.

25. Mario Vazquez
24. Vanessa Hudgens
23. Paris Hilton
22. Lady Sovereign
21. Daniel Powter
20. Brooke Hogan
19. Wolfmother
18. Taylor Swift
17. Red Jumpsuit Apparatus
16. Cherish
15. Hinder
14. Kellie Pickler
13. Jibbs
12. The Raconteurs
11. Cassie
10. Lupe Fiasco
09. KT Tunstall
08. Danity Kane
07. Daughtry
06. LeToya
05. Yung Joc
04. Corinne Bailey Rae
03. The Fray
02. Gnarls Barkley
01. Ne-Yo

Eerie, right? We’re thinking they may have missed one or two debuts close to our hearts, but they did get Hinder on there. So, all good, AOL! Consider our jaws “dropped.”