Worst Songs of 2013Magnolia
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This song is tasteless and Miley has no talent. She is only famous because of all of the crazy controversial stuff she does for attention. I guess she is so desperate to be famous that she prefers negative attention to no attention at all. Sad, really.
I also hate the line, "Only God can judge us." I mean, that is true, but she's using it as an excuse to do all the bad stuff she wants.
And stop twerking. Please. Just stop. - TheKatieLady
The Bible tells us to judge with righteous measure, so we cannot judge unfairly or unrighteously. God is our ultimate judge though.
This song makes my ears bleed. Her voice is so nasally and auto-tuned!
I just accidentally voted for this, hm. It's certainly not the greatest by any means, but I also wouldn't call it the worst. I've heard far worse and to be honest, it's catchy.
Everyone seems to take guilty pleasures too seriously and denounce them for being either popular or, well, popular. It's currently popular to hate Miley Cyrus for being "provocative" and what not, but I've heard far worse. Miley's talented and I think "We Can't Stop" is an admirable top 40 hit. - kendyl
We Can't Stop is a dull song about partying. I did not know that Mike Will Made It produced this. This song just goes on and on. This analogy: it's like a train that keeps heading straight slowly and not changing direction. The song seems to go nowhere. It is not terrible, but it is dull. This song tries to make the listener cry. - madoogV 39 Comments
Miley Cyrus is in this song, and has a rap verse. Wiz Khalifa and Juicy J, (real) rappers that I detest just as much, also feature in this atrocity. AUTOMATIC FAILURE! This is, without question, an obscenely terrible piece of music (in reality, a bag of rotting garbage). THIS (SONG) SHOULD NOT EXIST!
This is a song? I thought it was a Air Jordan commercial gone terribly wrong, EPIC FAIL!
Miley Cyrus rapping. Shoot, me, now!
This song sounds loony and tries to lure people and bite them with venom. It is unlikable. Do not listen to this song. I repeat. Do not listen to this song. - madoogV 13 Comments
They stole the melody from Baba O'Riley by The Who. And not only that, they also ripped off songs such as from The Clash, Grease etc. And who are they going to rip off next? Westlife? The Wanted? They need to try to stop ripping off other songs and come up with their own melodies. Utter plagiarists. :(
One Direction didn't steal anything. I'm not huge fans of them but I'm just saying. The producers are Julian Bunetta, Matt Rad and John Ryan whom are the so-called "stealers" - sryanbruen
More like the crappiest song ever
One Direction has no musical talent what so ever and they should just go away.
Such an ironic title...V 49 Comments
Horrible song and stupid lyrics... - sam117
The song is terrible, her voice is annoying and the music video is disturbing and shouldn't have even been allowed on YouTube. This should be at number 1.
This is just so horrible! I don't want to listen to this song or watch the music video.
We're playing this song in marching band and I can't believe all my friends like this, with its terrible catchy tune and horrible artist, miley cyrus who dances to this song nakedV 33 Comments
I couldn't even Watch the entire music video. It's that bad. And someone should put that Tae Allan song Mass Text on this list. That song also sucks.
I thought the meaning was something deeper but it's just about food and also I don't like the creativity of the lyrics
It's racist! (geishas, which are Japanese appear in the video! ) You're talking about Chinese food! Not Japanese food!
This is the closest thing to not being a song at allV 20 Comments
I can't think of any other song on this list that's so devoid of anything good. "Best Song Ever" was pretty much stolen from another song, but it still sounds okay. "Blurred Lines" is actually pretty good if you don't listen to the lyrics. Even the god-awful "We Can't Stop" had a tune. But this? This is just noise. Not catchy enough to dance to, no pleasant (or really any) tune, and no redeeming lyrics. The only thing I can say in this song's defense is that it doesn't hit complete rock-bottom like "Stupid Hoe" did last year.
So annoying everyone playing it and dancing shut up!
Stop please I can not take this song anymore
I actually like this song. I like those awesome beats. It is addictive and impressive. - madoogV 22 Comments
Re-title the song to "First World Problems."
"I guess 'Started From the Middle Caught a Few Lucky Breaks Along the Way and Now I'm Here' just doesn't have much flow to it though." - ADoseofBuckley
The biggest reason people put this song in the list is because they think Drake lied. However, I get Drake was trying to convey the message of his progress from the bottom of the rap game and how he became famous. However, the sad part is he fails to clarify it! Therefore, the message is not conveyed properly. This clarification failure puts this song on the list for me. - SelfDestruct
It is unclear whether Drake is talking about wealth class or the game. Drake's voice sounds strainy in this song. It is like he came to the studio, even though he should have given his voice a rest. I do not like how this song sounds. This song is a failure. I do not like it. This song is annoying. - madoogV 20 Comments
This song is so overplayed and annoying. Radioactive and Just Give Me a Reason shouldn't be on here!
Just Give Me a Reason is as bad as this if you hate this, but I like both - venomouskillingmachine
I'm not a huge KP fan, but I usually don't mind her too much. But I thought that "Roar" was really beneath her. As she sing/talks her way through one lame, tired cliché after another, I just want to find a way to make it stop! Who let this become a fully realized song, played on the radio and everything. Once you reach this level of fame, don't you pay people to stop you from making such dire mistakes? And the video! She fashions a spear in order to hunt down... A banana? This isn't even "awesomely bad", it's just bad!
I was in a dance class (Which I left because of bad teaching and mean girls) and we practiced this song. Every day, I had to hear it about 45 times. It was SO annoying! The girls there were older than me, they should understand what good music is and get off their phones and remove the wallpaper of their butt (One girl actually had that as her wallpaper). I mean, this sing is so bad! WHAT HAPPENED TO PEOPLE LIKING FLEETWOOD MAC!?!? - maddyparrot22
I hate this song with all my life.V 27 Comments
Its sexist and disrespectful to women. Its not even a good song - LegitGames12
A dreary, lifeless beat that Mike Will Made It produced? Check.
Rappers that don't sound enthused at all about what they're rapping about? Check.
A chorus so bad that it somehow makes most Death Metal singers sound good? Check.
And some of the most sexist lyrics I've ever heard in a rap song? Definitely a check.
Why would anyone ever buy this?
Any lil Wayne song is horrible. this one is no different
Love Me has a dark atmosphere, and the beats are hard. I like the melody. This is good. - madoogV 16 Comments
This isn't a serious song. It's a joke. Ylvis themselves said that the song wasn't supposed to be taken serious. It was just for laughs.
How is this considered music? The song is overall horrible, stupid and atrocious. The lyrics are horrible, but that damn chorus... is annoying as hell... This song should be number 1 DEFINITELY, in fact I'm actually ASTONISHED that this piece of garbage isn't number 1. At least We Can't Stop isn't annoying as hell and at least the song (in my opinion) is decent as it is. This song should not have been created and the world would be MUCH MUCH happier and better without this damn, god-awful atrocity. I don't know what Ylvis was on when this was made. Maybe drunk, perhaps?
This song is horrible. It makes no sense. How can this be called a song?
This song deserves to be on the list. It is terrible and annoying. - madoogV 27 Comments
This song annoys me! What a joke! An insult to music! Disgusting. I used to like Pharrel but now? And this song makes me hate Robin Thicke. Worst lyrics in history, honestly, who the hello wrote this? Probably the same person who wrote Friday for Rebecca Black. This song is so disrespectful to women. Ugh, the lyrics are so gross! Whats worse is that stupid tune gets stuck in your head, ugh. - dragonfly99
Every time I hear it I feel physically enraged, I just want to break something, the lyrics make no sense and Robin Thicke can't sing at all
This song makes me wanna kill myself no matter what the time day or situation setting is
It has that good vibe. I like Blurred Lines. - madoogV 55 Comments
If this song Demi Lovato keep singing about having a heart attack, then she's gonna get a REAL one.
This is one of my favorite songs - - spodermanfan1000
Why do radio stations play this and consistently ignore Kate Bush? It's sad.
Hope Demi gets a heart attack please everybody who says she's talent is a dick. She is awful and just plain sucks.V 5 Comments
Terrible song like really bubble butt but that makes me laugh
For those of you who don't get it, it was Bruno Mars who kept saying "bubble butt" over and over again in the song.
It's a song about butts made for people to take seriously... What else do I have to say
Guess who said bubble butt bubble bubble bubble butt. (hint: he catches grenades for girls and tells them they're amazing just the way they are) you shocked?
For those of you who don't get it, it was Bruno Mars who kept saying "bubble butt" over and over in the song.
The same guy who sort of made Lighters, is now saying Bubble Butt!? - Hotheart123V 11 Comments
This song is what you get when you have a bunch of people in the studio who just don't care what they're putting out.
Basically, you have Rick Ross, trying to act like a pervert with his horrific lyrics. Rocko wastes his talent, and Future is plain trash. - Swellow
This song is literally about people not wanting to know something, but they take it to heart so badly (fun fact - every lyric in this song has "you don't even know it" at the end) it only gets worse. And then we have the infamous S&M joke in it... - Swellow
This song sounds good. - madoogV 3 Comments
Yeah. When Future is the better rapper on a song, you know that the song is abysmal. He was in all of 2013's worst moments, working with Rocko and Lil Wayne to tear the year down.
Instead, a rapper I usually don't mind, Lil Wayne, brought it down to near unspeakable lyrics. Where U.O.E.N.O. was more consistently bad until Rick Ross, Karate Chop was more of one violently bad moment.
But it might have possibly been the worst moment in history, as Lil Wayne metaphorically uses Emmett Till in a way not even Insane Clown Posse would because it was so bad. - WonkeyDude98
Even without the terrible Emmett Till lyric, this song could not even be saved by 2Pac or Notorious B.I.G., not even Eazy-E for that matter. An abysmal beat put atop the watery vocals make the song feel like a boring and failed club song. - Swellow
For once I can't even blame Future for sinking yet another song. This time it's Lil Wayne's fault for letting loose the single worst rap lyric of all time.
"Beat that ***** up like Emmett Till".
I do not like this song. - madoogV 1 Comment
He famous just because of the stupid gangnam style and stupid ass dance
Shockingly bad remake on the crappy gangnam style
PSY thinks this song is gonna get even more hype than gangnam style but NOPE!
The dance is so idiotic, there's no creativity at all.V 9 Comments
This is not country, that's for sure.
It really makes you not want to cruse
Nah, it's a pretty good song. The remix is good too. - Catacorn
If you listen to this song I will kill you.V 1 Comment
Terrible song of will.I. am. This song has awful lyrics and I've heard Justin Bieber worse. Worst song. Worst lyrics. you SUCK Bieber!
I'm with another user that it was will's inability to perfect a beat like he did in Dirty Bit (and he copied the beat from it and still couldn't) that sank the song. Bieber is saving it from being one of the worst songs of all time. - WonkeyDude98
The drop has two notes. TWO NOTES. People get annoyed of four-chord pop songs and only hate Bieber's part of the song when his part actually had buildup. The drop is TWO NOTES. It's just so awkward and bland. Leave drops to Major Lazer dude. - WonkeyDude98
Justin Bieber at least hit puberty when he sang this song! You can no longer hate Justin Bieber, haters! Take this off this list, please!V 8 Comments
I hate modern music... But this is a decent song.
At least the song is sang with emotion, unlike the electro-dance-pop-techno- Whatever you call it that plays on the big radio stations.
I do not like this song, but did this song have to be added to the list? Do people know what worst means? Just because you do not like a song, does not mean you have to add it to the list, as long as it does not sound terrible. When I Was Your Man does not sound terrible, but I do not like it. - madoog
I hate this song and all his other ones. STOP IT BRUNO! - CN121
To me, this song "When I Was Your Man" really makes me want to BREAK the Radio apart!V 9 Comments
All I hear in the song is causing and hello honey boo I hate this song!
If this was worst music videos this would be 1. - SuperheroSith
I can make better music than this! He wasted 3 wonderful songs:( All that I hear is "Uh huh honey" and dirty lyrics!
I like this song. - madoogV 8 Comments
This song is a complete and utter failure. The rappers sound bored and clearly don't give a about their lyrics or delivery. The beat is depressing and lifeless, and does not make for a good party song. No redeeming qualities whatsoever.
I swear, someone is making duplicate accounts and putting the best artists of the year like Lorde, Imagine Dragons, Jackie Evancho, and OneRepublic on top of their lists. Suspiciously, they all have Gas Pedal, Love Me, and 23 all as honorable mentions.
I sense that a certain someone is controlling this. - WonkeyDude98
I'm actually put off wanting to drive when I hear rubbish like this. No, seriously. It's as if Sage was asleep in the studio and someone hit the record boring and recorded his sleep talk, then they turned the snoring into beats, and there's nothing redeeming to help out the song. - Swellow
This song is quite good. - madoogV 10 Comments
You can taste the autotune in this song
This song is revoltingly sexist; she's objectifying herself and being a doormat and a masochist. Every time I hear this I feel like vomiting.
If I were a poltergeist, I'd throw something at the Radio if it ever plays this song again.
Snore and bore.V 4 Comments
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Top Remixes (50)
2. Karate Chop - Future
3. Scream & Shout (Remix) - Will.I. Am
2. U.O.E.N.O. - Rocko
3. Love Me - Lil Wayne
2. 23 - Mike Will Made-It
3. We Can't Stop - Miley Cyrus
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