Top Ten Bands that are Bad and Overrated

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1Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of Robert Plant (Vocal), Jimmy Page (Guitar), John Paul Jones (Bass, Keyboard) and John Bonham (Drums). The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, has earned them recognition ...read more.

Come on. I admit they're overrated. But bad, no. Yes. they've ripped off some songs. But there are some songs which aren't ripped off. You can call them overrated but not bad. Their songs never bored you (if you liked them). And you suddenly become a hater of LZ when you heard they ripped off some songs. so the songs you used to listen weren't worthy? The time when you used to enjoy their songs are all in vain? - zxm

2One DirectionOne Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) are an British-Irish pop boy band based in London, composed of Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and previously, Zayn Malik until his departure from the band on 25 March 2015 . The group signed with Simon Cowell's record label Syco Records ...read more.

They're ridiculous! Their songs may be good for a while but they go over the edge when their fangirls take on! - Neonco31

One direction is quality music people - maverick88

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3Three Days GraceThree Days Grace is a Canadian rock band formed in Norwood, Ontario in 1997 with a line-up consisting of guitarist and lead vocalist Adam Gontier, drummer and backing vocalist Neil Sanderson, and bassist Brad Walst.
4Five Finger Death PunchFive Finger Death Punch is an American heavy metal band from Las Vegas, Nevada. Formed in 2005, the band's name is derived from a fictional martial arts maneuver in the 2003 film Kill Bill.
5DisturbedDisturbed is an American heavy metal band from Chicago, Illinois. The band comprises vocalist David Draiman, bassist John Moyer, guitarist Dan Donegan, and drummer Mike Wengren.
6CreedCreed is an American rock band, formed in 1993 in Tallahassee, Florida. The band's best-known line-up consists of lead vocalist Scott Stapp, guitarist and vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.

Creed? You mean the boring Pearl Jam parody band?

75 Seconds of Summer5 Seconds of Summer are an Australian rock band from Sydney that formed in 2011. The group were originally YouTube celebrities, posting videos of themselves covering songs from various artists during 2011 and early 2012. They rose to international fame while touring with One Direction on the Take Me ...read more.

I can't even start on them...all I can say is that 2 of my friends practically worship them when they are absolutely undeserving - moonwolf

Only a site like this would have these guys at #1. I'm not defending them, they're awful. - WonkeyDude98

And the award for most painfully unoriginal list goes to... - Jackamalio

8Blood on the Dance FloorBlood on the Dance Floor was an American crunkcore group that last consisted of multi-instrumentalist, singer and rapper Dahvie Vanity and singer and rapper Jayy von Monroe, that formed in 2007 in Florida and disbanded in 2016 . ...read more.V2 Comments
9Fifth Harmony

Don't write their own music, have crass lyrics that wouldn't be too out of place in a bad Carry On film & their music is banal pop with no flavour. The worst group currently out there, simply because they are emblematic of everything wrong with pop music these days. - Mrveteran

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10Rae SremmurdRae Sremmurd is an American hip hop duo, composed of two brothers, Khalif "Swae Lee" Brown (born June 7, 1995) and Aaquil "Slim Jxmmi" Brown (born December 29, 1993). They are best known for their platinum singles "No Flex Zone" and "No Type". They are signed to Mike WiLL Made-It's label, "EarDrummer ...read more.V2 Comments

The Contenders

11Little MixLittle Mix are a British girl group formed in 2011, consisting of members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jesy Nelson.
12NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.

Come on, Nirvana might be overrated but NOT bad. - Undistinguished

Agree with Undistinguished, I always said they are overrated. But they aren't talentless. - zxm

I understand their music isn't to everyone's tastes, but they are far from bad. - Mrveteran

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13QueenQueen are a British rock group formed in 1970. Members were Freddie Mercury (Vocals and Piano), Brian May (Guitar, Vocals), Roger Taylor (Drums, Vocals), and John Deacon (Bass Guitar, Vocals). Before forming into Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor had played together in a band named Smile. Freddie Mercury ...read more.

So Queen is overrated I get that... but bad? - BoredJeff02

14Green DayGreen Day are an American punk rock band formed in East Bay, California in 1987. The members include Billie Joe Armstrong (vocals and guitar), Mike Dirnt (bass), Tré Cool (drums) and Jason White (guitar) . Green Day are associated with punk rock, pop punk and alternative rock . Some of their influences ...read more.

We aren't talking about Billie Joe Armstrong. Green Day isn't only Billie Joe Armstrong. Remember Tre Cool is also a member of the band. And he isn't bad. - zxm

Green Day's a tad overrated but they aren't bad by any means. - BoredJeff02

Billie Joe Armstrong IS American Idiot. The irony of his own stupidity completely escapes him.

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15NickelbackNickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. The band is composed of guitarist and lead vocalist Chad Kroeger, guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist Ryan Peake, bassist Mike Kroeger, and drummer Daniel Adair.

Neither overrated nor underrated. I mean who talks about them. How could they be overrated - zxm

16The WantedThe Wanted are a British-Irish boy band consisting of members Max George, Siva Kaneswaran, Jay McGuiness, Tom Parker and Nathan Sykes.
17Iron MaidenIron Maiden are an English heavy metal band formed in Leyton, East London, in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. They were known for some big hits such as The Trooper, and The Number of the Beast, and as of 2015, the band sold over 90 million albums.

Neither category can be applied to them. Their music is fantastic, let alone good, as well as being good enough to not be overrated. Not to mention their influence on the metal scene means that their impact is undeniable, and therefore not overrated. - Mrveteran

Lmao I don't even listen to bands like these, I only wear their shirts cuh they look good - anjanetteislit

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18Jonas Brothers

They're a kids band. What do you expect?

19AC/DCAC/DC are a Australian hard rock band, formed in November 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young, who continued as members until Malcolm's illness and departure in 2014. They were fronted by Bon Scott until his untimely death due to alcohol poisoning in 1980, after which they hired Brian Johnson to ...read more.

Really?! AC/DC?! I'm not into rock of any kind but my mum loves this band. She used to keep switching on songs from this band while driving (the car has a stereo) and I actually kind of enjoyed the music. I would say that this is definitely not bad, but I'm not sure whether it's overrated or not. - LemonComputer

Overrated? Yes. Bad? Hell no. Some opinions might differ though. - Undistinguished

20Linkin ParkLinkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members include Chester Bennington (vocals), Mike Shinoda (rapping vocals, pianist), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture ...read more.

Eh their overrated but their not terrible. - BoredJeff02

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