Most Overrated Musicians

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22 Katy Perry Katy Perry Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (Katy Perry) was born on October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California. Katy Perry is a singer, songwriter, actress and an ambassador on one of the most popular companies of now, UNICEF. ...read more.

Her assests probably help sell her subpar music. Some vocal ability but like so many artists today, they have struck a stupid market, people who listen to crap. Artists like these have made music lose its artistic element.

Well personally she's not that bad. - Anonymousxcxc

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23 Justin Timberlake Justin Timberlake

What's wrong with people these days. Celine Dion, Elvis and many other above Justin timberlake. Please don't kid me. I am an ultimate fan of Celine. She has a beautiful voice. I don't know why people don't respect her that much. And this good for nothing Justin Timberlake is less overrated as compared to her. Please for God's sake. Well, the only good thing about this list is that Madonna is second cause I hated whenever she was called the greatest female singer the world has ever had. Well, no offense for her fans but seeing Celine in this list really freaks me out.

Sorry but he got the most whiniest voice ever and he thought people would think of him as the new Al Green. He thinks he got soul.

Justin Timberlake is the most annoying excuse for a good singer ever. EVER! He has the whiniest voice and I don't understand how a normal person could possibly sit through one of his songs. I will forever hate this person. My ears have been scarred for life.

In almost all of his best Songs his voice are heavily edited with some effects(Sexy Back is the best example). He sounds awful live. I don't understand how no one points that out.

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24 Jay-Z Jay-Z Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name Jay Z, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and investor. He is best known for his album Reasonable Doubt.

Overrated as hell. That's all I have to say.

25 Rihanna Rihanna Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian pop singer . Born in Saint Michael and raised in Bridgetown, she first entered the music industry by recording demo tapes under the direction of record producer Evan Rogers in 2003. She ultimately signed a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning ...read more.

worst pop singer. she sings very annoying

Walking STD that sounds horrible live. No talent woman that uses sex as some delusional form of female empowerment.

Her songs are annoying. Not even a fly or an ant would.

Stop being so repetitive, please.

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26 Jackie Evancho Jackie Evancho Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and five albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts .

Before I visited the Top Tens sites I didn't know who she was ( I'm from Europe and she is not famous over here ). So, I tried to listen and see on You tube to understand why she's so famous here on the Top Ten sites. I have to admit that she can sing but at the same time I was not impressed by her looks ( best smile, most beautiful eyes etc... on Top Ten sites ) and she's certainly not number one material in singing ( on top of many Top Ten lists while other female singers ranked lower are better singers and even icons all over the world ). This girl is too overrated for many things. She has talent but not that talented to be on top on almost every list where she belongs.

I actually like Jackie, but I think she's really overrated on this website. She's on the top of every good list.

She has the talent but is very overrated.

It is SO funny reading the reactions of the mostly middle-school age Top Tenners who are apoplectic that real people [grownups] actually vote for somebody they can't figure out.

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28 Rebecca Black Rebecca Black Rebecca Black is "well known" for her "hit" single, "Friday", which has the second most dislikes on YouTube .

Just not that good the only reason why she's famous is cause she has so many haters and auto-tuned is used in every song

Another rich daddy's girl trying to make something in the musical world. Where have I've heard that before... Oh yes! MOST POP ARTISTS NOWADAYS

One of my friends commented that she used the same tune for the entire song. Yes she did... - TheAlbinoWolf

She is not overrated because she's barely a musician, to be honest. - malamJONES

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29 Tech N9ne Tech N9ne ...read more.

His fans are so stupid. They always talk about the mainstream and crap. I bet they could name a total of 5 underground rappers bunch of posers. His fans only listen to him to look cool and underground. I like tech he is okay but not top 100 good. - Chris-1

30 Kylie Minogue Kylie Minogue
31 The Notorious B.I.G. The Notorious B.I.G. Christopher George Latore Wallace, better known by his stage name, The Notorious B.I.G (a.k.a. Biggie Smalls), is consistently ranked as one of the best rappers of all time. The Notorious B.I.G was born May 21, 1972, he was born in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 24 The Notorious B.I.G was murdered ...read more.

This guy should not be anywhere near this list.

He's better than Tupac by far, his experiences feel more genuine than Tupac's, who was a poseur/actor, he put the whole gangster image on to fit into his enviroment, and was no better than all these rappers from the suburbs pretending they live on in the hood

Uneducated people put him on the list. Ugh

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32 K.S. Chithra K.S. Chithra Krishnan Nair Shantakumari Chithra, often credited as K. S. Chithra or simply Chithra, is an Indian playback singer from Kerala. Chithra also sings Indian classical, devotional, and popular music.

Really overrated on this site, but I don't know why, she is not that good, lata ji is better than her, even singers of today like shreya and sunidhi are better than her

I saw her on this site, listened to her, WAAAAAAAAAAAAAY overrated. - cheesemaster

33 Adam Levine Adam Levine Adam Noah Levine is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5.

Most of Maroon 5's songs sound almost exactly the same.

YUCK YUCK GAG GAG NO GOOD, YOUR RIGHT IT ALL SOUNDS THE SAME. It's a shame that stars make so much money, while we work our butts off to make a dollar!

Yeah no. Adam Levine is not good and never will be.

You better shut up before I shove this boot up your ass and force you to have gonorrhea. Yes, there music sounds the same, but at least they create some-what decent music. - Nick-brick8

34 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model.

Please tell me she is meant to be a joke. Her music is hilarious! I can't keep a straight face for a second & I bust up laughing my arse off. Pop is getting really really funny.

This picture looks wrong in so many ways. - Anonymousxcxc

Okay this chick should be way up higher she is the white version of Nicki manaj and that friends is just wrong

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35 Meghan Trainor Meghan Trainor

Someone take her out already. She so bad and much overrated

Please don't bring back the 50's music style. The last thing pop music needs is to go backwards in progress, if we even have progress today.

Shes a good person but her music is a bit repetitive and overrated in my opinion

She was good when she made bubble gum pop, now she sucks so badly I want to puke - jrodz

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36 Sid Vicious Sid Vicious John Beverly, born John Simon Ritchie, later named Sid Vicious, was an English musician, most famous as the bass guitarist of the influential punk rock band the Sex Pistols, and notorious for his arrest for the alleged murder of his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen.

I know this may sound like blasphemy, but Sid Vicious is utter crud. He was poor in the extremely overrated Sex Pistols, and his solo stuff wasn't much better. He was a crappy singer and his bass playing skills aren't much compared to the likes of Roger Waters, Steve Harris, John Deacon, John Paul Jones etc. He may be responsible for a movement, but his talent is extremely limited. - Mrveteran

He was actually in the group because he had the looks but as an musician he was really very bad ( it's not even him who played bass in the studio for the sex pistols album ). And as a solo artist he was no better.

A yob with no talent for music, met a sad sticky end not a moment too soon.

37 Ariana Grande Ariana Grande Ariana Grande-Butera, known professionally as Ariana Grande, is an American singer and actress. She was born on June 26th 1993 in Boca Raton, Florida to Joan Grande and Edward Butera . She is best known for her role as Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon sitcom, "Victorious" . She later become a singer ...read more.

Her little 10 hear old fangirls are always talking about how flawless she is. To be honest she has bad enunciation, a nasally voice, and without makeup and her song with Mac Miller she would be nothing.

Wait til she like 33 and the lines start showing. She wont be relevant if she lives that long.

I hate Ariana Grande so much. So much that I would watch 10 hours worth of Sanjay and Craig rather than listen to her music. And I hate Sanjay and Craig very very very much. - Anonymousxcxc

I hate her voice, image and personality. She's annoying. She doesn't have talent AT ALL.

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38 Soulja Boy Soulja Boy DeAndre Cortez Way, known professionally as Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur.

no talent at all he is the stupidest person I have ever heard, how many songs does he have anyway? 2? 3? - Hylologic

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39 Drake Drake Aubrey Drake Graham, known professionally as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor, born and raised in Toronto, Ontario.

Still don't know how he is popular.

Jewish connections are the only reason he's even famous today

He pales in comparison to actual rappers.

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40 2pac 2pac Tupac Amaru Shakur, also known as 2Pac, was an American rapper and actor born on June 16, 1971 in East Harlem, New York. Tupac sold over 75 million records worldwide and has been referred to in multiple major publications such as Rolling Stone as one of the greatest music artists of all time. 2Pac was ...read more.

2pac's overrated because of his fans. I'm not hating, again, at him. Like what these guys said, he didn't do anything fancy on his songs, and his fans are nothing but lowlife moralists. HE'S ONLY GOOD BECAUSE OF THE MESSAGE HE BROUGHT IN. But he still sucks. Dear Mama, Changes, Brenda's Got A Baby are all mediocre songs, despite the crap message he brought. He says he loves LA, but he's born in New York and he barely lived in LA. Even Snoop Dogg used different styles and he's more overrated than tupac? Even Dr. Dre is better than this fakeass. I only like the songs "Hit Em' Up", "Ambitionz Az A Ridah", or "California Love", and Snoop Dogg had better songs than that.
Tupac never did anything fancy in his songs, he used the same crap in his 4 years. He's not even a thug.

2pac is definitely overrated. Period. But hey, at least Biggie copied his style. - nolvorite

He used one flow his entire career yet is usually credited as the greatest rapper of all time. In his dreams he was jealus that real hip-hop fans liked nas and biggy way better than him. pac simpley sucks eminem has skills and actually uses similies, punchlines, and metaphors which increases the difficulty of your rhymes. Pac never did that he is overrated he was good but he can't be compared to the great nas or rakim or even ice cube. None lyrical with limited range and no flow, these days little kids think he was god but the true hip-hop heads know the truth and its that 2pac was and is overrated. He knew he wasn't that good himself but his brainless fans think he was the best witch he never was. If you think 2pac was the best you do not know anything about real hip-hop ohh, he rapped about politics he's the greatest, not immortal technique would have ripped this guy in a battle know doubt. Pac sells t-shirts but the real hip-hop heads know what's up.

Tupac was a smart guy, but he had no significant musical skill. He just wrote slightly (just slightly)above average rap lyrics and that's about the extent of his involvement in his albums. The rest was just his persona and producers in the studio. His music is practically indistinguishable from the glut of other gangsta rap from that period, and the lyrics are all crap.

He's taken on mythic status, but the majority of his output is awful, and even his best songs are just mediocre. Easily the most overrated entertainer in my generation. I can barely name one song and I am a into useless trivia, that's how irrelevant he truly is.

2Pac is a great rapper but he is NOT the best and never was. How 2Pac wins number 1 on any Best Rapper list and Biggie or Eminem don't is beyond me! Still ONE of the best rappers and is much better than Lil Wayne! - micdanchris

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