Talented mediums have always attracted followers. But in today’s world of internet readings and TV psychics, there are more famous spiritual mediums than ever.

And that’s a great thing!

You see, it gives us choices. It means that we have the ability to research and contact popular mediums from all around the world.

And this means that we are no longer limited to visiting our local mediums: psychics that operate from our home towns, or that travel with carnivals and fairs.

What Is a Medium?

Before we begin our list of famous mediums, it’s important to clarify what we mean. After all, with lots of different types of psychics offering readings, it’s easy to get confused.

So, what exactly is a medium? Well, put simply, a medium is a person capable of contacting the spirit world.

This may include speaking to spirit guides, angels, and other none human entities. But their most famous gift is the ability to contact the dead.

You see, by channeling the spirits’ of the dead, mediums can help their clients to pass on messages to loved ones. And can deliver wisdom from the other side.

Do you think this sounds impressive? Well, we agree.

In fact, here at CrystalGazer, we believe that the gift of mediumship is one of the most powerful gifts a human can possess.

So, let’s look at some of the best psychic mediums out there:

1. Michelle Whitedove

After proving her powers in front of live TV audiences, Michelle Whitedove was named ‘America’s # 1 Psychic’ by Lifetime TV.

Touted as one of the most proven psychic mediums in the world, Michelle is the only psychic to date who has successfully proven their abilities under strict FCC guidelines.

In addition to being a medium, Michelle also has clairvoyant and clairsentient abilities. And she is capable of past life readings, amongst other things.

Born with psychic abilities, Michelle later gained personal experience of heaven during a near-death experience at 18 years old. She has since traveled to many of the world’s most haunted sites, acting as a media expert in the metaphysical world.

As a spiritual teacher and author of 6 books, Michelle is well respected in the psychic world. And she currently offers readings by phone, starting from $300.

2. John Edward

With two critically acclaimed TV shows ( ‘Crossing Over with John Edward’ and ‘John Edward Cross Country’) and over 30 years’ experience, John Edward is one of the most famous mediums in the world.

He displayed psychic powers from a young age, and he is best known for his uncanny ability to predict future events and communicate with those who have crossed over to the Other Side.

Following on from the success of his shows, John has authored multiple books and toured in the USA, Canada, Australia, the UK, and Ireland. And he has appeared on multiple TV and radio shows.

Group readings with John start at $100. And he is available for private readings from $850.

3. Monica the Medium

Monica Ten-Kate is a talented medium, author, and star of the Freeform original television series ‘Monica the Medium’.

Always an emphatic soul, at 15 years old Monica began to realize the true extent of her spiritual gifts.

And today, Monica spends her time running ‘Messages from Above’ events all around the country, teaching online courses, and running psychic workshops for those coming into their own gifts. Plus she hosts the popular podcast, ‘Wine & Spirits with Monica the Medium’.

Unfortunately, Monica no longer offers private readings. But she does host free reading giveaways at various times throughout the year. To be in with a chance of winning, simply sign up for her newsletter here.

4. Sally Morgan

As far as famous clients go, Sally Morgan has hit the big time. She has read for the likes of Uma Thurman and has even counted Princess Diana amongst her A-list clients.

And reading for royalty has certainly helped make her one of the most famous mediums in history!

Having seen her first spirit at 4 years old, Sally has had a lot of practice at mediumship. And today she uses her gifts to pen books, perform stage readings, and to run her very own psychic website.

Through this website, Sally connects her fans to vetted psychics, who are each able to provide readings via phone, text, email, and chat.

5. James Van Praagh

Clairvoyant and spiritual medium James Van Praagh has had a varied and exciting career. Not only is he considered to be one of the best mediums in the world, but he has also authored multiple books and helped produced a range of TV shows- including the hugely successful ‘Ghost Whisperer‘.

His list of previous clients is impressive, including international Heads of State, religious world leaders, and celebrities such as Cher, Goldie Hawn,  Ellen DeGeneres, Joan Rivers,  Loretta Lynn, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Wesley Snipes, and many more.

Today, James Van Praagh uses his gifts to stage events. And he also runs some widely popular seminars and courses through his School of Mystical Arts.

6. Lisa Williams

Famous spiritualist Lisa Williams was very young when she began to see spirits. At first, she didn’t realize that these visitors were dead.

But as she grew older, Lisa’s gifts became harder to ignore.

And, after a successful career in England, Lisa moved to the USA, where she starred in the hit TV Shows, ‘Life Among the Dead’ and ‘Voices from the Other Side’.

Today, Lisa runs spiritual courses and events. And you can book a private reading with Lisa herself from $425.

7. Allison Dubois

Top psychic medium Allison Dubois is most famous for her hit TV show ‘Medium’.

In her show, Allison showcases her impressive skills by helping law enforcement to capture criminals and solve crimes.

In addition to her TV show, Allison Dubois has authored numerous best selling books. She also holds live events and is available for private phone readings.

8. John Holland

After a near-fatal car accident at 30 years old, John Holland found his lifelong spiritual abilities were amplified.  He has often referred to this intense incident in his life as “His Wake–Up Call!”.

Following his accident, John spent a considerable amount of time learning about his abilities and practicing giving readings.

Today, John spends much of his time running medium events and teaching. Although he does offer private readings, his waiting list is closed for the time being.

9. Chip Coffey

The well known medium Chip Coffey is the grandson of famed Native American medicine woman Minnie Sue Morrow Foster.

Despite having psychic abilities from being a young child, Chip did not begin to practice as a medium until  2001. But since that time, he has completed thousands of readings for clients from all around the world.

In addition to giving readings, Chip has penned a bestselling book ‘Growing Up Psychic’, and has appeared on multiple TV shows.

Private readings with Chip begin at $200.

10. Maureen Hancock

Internationally renowned spirit medium Maureen Hancock started communicating with the dead after a car accident in 1992.

She is the author of the bestselling book, ‘The Medium Next Door: Adventures of a Real-Life Ghost Whisperer.’ And is the star of the Style Network documentary, ‘Psychic in Suburbia’.

Today, Maureen offers in-depth courses through her university and holds regular live events.

11. Matthew L. Fraser

Star of the hit show ‘Meet the Frasers’, Matthew L. Fraser uses his psychic gifts to amaze his fans.

In addition to performing on stage, Matthew is the bestselling author of ‘When Heaven Calls’, and has made guest appearances on many shows including ‘The Real Housewives’, ‘Botched’, ‘The Doctors’, and many more.

And via his online course, Matthew has helped many people to ‘recognize the unique ways in which spirit can reach out to you, how you can open up to receive these messages, and most importantly… understand what they mean’.

Matt does offer private readings by phone and video, but there is currently a 2-year waiting list for his services.

OK, so there’s CrystalGazer’s list of famous mediums. But as you may have noticed, their waiting lists can be very long. And their prices may be out of some people’s reach.

But don’t worry, there are plenty of real mediums offering their services online:

Psychic Source

Psychicsource.com is one of the longest-running psychic reading websites in the industry. It has a wide variety of mediums to choose from. Plus they screen each of their psychics rigorously for quality.

Here is a list of some of their most highly rated advisers:

Psychic Hope x3496– Hope has 11 years of experience and says she’ is here to inspire and empower folks to a brighter future’.

Psychic Indigo x3515– Indigo has 25 years of experience and ‘her background in ATR’s, where ancestor veneration is especially important, allows her to connect with spirit in a very strong and direct way’.

Psychic Avery x3538– Avery has been practicing for 7 years and ‘will connect to spirit and allow you to know that you are always loved, supported, and guided’.

Kasamba

Kasamba is home to many legit mediums and offers 3 free minutes to all new users.

Here are a list of mediums that we think are some of the best on the market:

PAT Angels Messenger– Pat inherited some of her gifts from her great grandmother, who was the “druid”, nurse, midwife,  and adviser. Plus she trained with the famous Lisa Williams.

Robyn Olsen– Robin has been a top-rated adviser on Kasamba since 2005. And she describes her style as ‘direct with no sugar coating’.

Powerful Voice JIA– Jia has more than 10 years of experience as a psychic medium and uses her gifts to help people all around the world.

California Psychics

California Psychics is a popular psychic service with many talented mediums to choose from.

Some of our favorite operators are:

Jean– Jean was born into a family that has been psychic for generations. She uses her gifts to ‘readily connect spiritually with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds’.

Eve– Eve has known that she is psychic since she was a young child. Her goal is to ‘to relieve stress, and ease sadness, infusing callers with an uplifting perspective’.

Addison– ‘Addison has been reading professionally for over 20 years. She started out with the help of her grandmother, who taught her how to open spiritual doors to get loving guidance from Spirit’.

Keen

Keen is another well regarded psychic service with many mediums to choose from.

Here is a list of some of our favorite advisers:

Jeanne Clock– As well as operating as a psychic medium, Jeanne has helped many spirits cross over to the other side and has featured on CBS radio and 2016 Best Psychics, Mediums and Light workers.

love1201– Michelle is a top-rated adviser at Keen with clairvoyant and clairaudient abilities.

Marla Dawn– Marla is a medium with over 25 years of experience. She promises to answer your questions with ‘love and truth’.

But whether you choose to book a reading with one of the famous psychics on this list, or with a medium from an online service, choosing someone legit is important.

Luckily, there are many legitimate mediums out there. You just need to know what to look out for:

Are Psychic Mediums Legitimate?

True mediums are amazing. They help us to contact the dead, and provide closure when we need it most.

But not all psychics and mediums are good. In fact, some people are just pretending to have spiritual gifts.

So, how do you tell the difference?

Well, the most important thing you can do is to read reviews and testimonials.

You see, truly great mediums will have lots of happy customers. And happy customers leave positive reviews.

And luckily for us, psychics today tend to have reviews online. In fact, world renowned mediums often have hundreds and thousands of recommendations!

How to Choose a Great Medium

When you decide which medium to use, you should ask more than “who is the best medium?”.

You need to find the best psychic medium for you.

You see, having any form of psychic reading is an intimate process… And this is even more true for medium readings.

So to find a medium who is great for you, consider their personality, as well as their abilities. Go online and read as many profiles as you need to, in order to find someone who feels right. And remember, the most important factor in your reading is that you feel comfortable.

OK, so you’ve found your perfect medium. But, what can you expect from your reading?

What Can I Find Out When I Visit a Medium?

Well, the important thing to remember is that no two medium readings are the same.

Mediums work in different ways. And of course, the spirits that appear will be unique to you.

However, here as some examples of what you might find out:

You might receive advice from a loved one. This could be something to do with your relationship, career, or life goals.

You might hear confirmation that your loved ones are happy on the other side.

And you could discover answers to questions you have about your deceased relatives. E.g. how they died.

So, there we have it! CrystalGazers guide to famous mediums. And a list of services you can contact if your budget doesn’t stretch to Hollywood stars.

Have you ever met any of our top mediums? Let us know in the comments!