Most Overrated Musicians

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21 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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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.

Just saw Britney movie, I realized how overrated he is. It's so annoying. There is something about his face that I can't stand either. He has a few catchy song, Iean beiber is a whole lot worse, but still.

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24 Selena Gomez Selena Gomez Selena Marie Gomez is an American actress and singer. She is best known for songs like "Come & Get It", "Good For You", "Same Old Love", and "Naturally". Selena Gomez's voice is mezzo-soprano but she usually sing in alto .

She's only popular because she dated that Bieber kid. It doesn't matter that she was famous before he was around but she wasn't that much talked about until she began dating him. She's talentless. She isn't that much of a good singer. She should just stick to acting. Even if she isn't that good actress.

Selena gomez seriously just annoys the crap outta me having to see her untalented and half nude body EVERYWHERE, I've tried my hardest to avoid the sound of her voice but its basically impossible. Shes nothing but a rich spoiled decent looking untalented girl that has slept her way out of disney and into the industry. If I ever have to hear: I love you like a love song baby, and I keep it on repeapeapeapeapeat or baby sloww ddowwnn the songg, I will dig my ears out. Please people have some sense, shes a horrible role model and her music is just plain bad, don't let your children listen to this.

She should be higher up she can't sing at all and she wouldn't be as big if it wasn't for Bieber people like Demi Lovato or sia or Tory Kelly should have her amount of popularity cause they have actual talent - Frankie9

Rich daddy's girl with a Disney origin who doesn't write her songs. Same again.
Verdict:
Overrated? A lot
Bad? A lot

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25 Psy Psy Park Jae-sang, better known by his stage name Psy, stylized PSY, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer and rapper.

Yeah there is something wrong with this dude. He on something no wonder he here

One hit wonder mediocre artist - malamJONES

26 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.

Highly overrated. He only made one half way decent album and the rest was all garbage. He talked about stupid stuff like cars, money, unlike 2Pac who actually had something to say. Also BIG had a lisp and mumbled which made him almost unlistenable. Ready to Die is a classic but Biggie is not the greatest rapper. It just shows that either people don't know hip hop or that if he really is the greatest rapper that most rappers must be garbage because he was not that good. Horrible influence as well. - DaWyteNight

This guy should not be anywhere near this list.

Uneducated people put him on the list. Ugh

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

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27 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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28 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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29 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

My gramdma is highly overrated.

Her body sold her music.
Overrated? Over 9000
Bad? Not really... I would say average.

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30 Aaliyah Aaliyah Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born on January 16th 1979 and died August 25th 2001. She was a dancer, an actress and an R&B singer. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, raised in Detroit, Michigan and died at Marsh Harbour, Bahamas. ...read more.

This is the definition of overrated. Pretty (but average) voice, okay/average music. - DaWyteNight

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32 David Bowie David Bowie David Robert Jones was born in London on January 8, 1947, the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He died in New York on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69, a hero to millions. ...read more.

He's promised not play anymore

All his begging for a knighthood, it makes me sick.

33 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

34 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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35 Luke Bryan Luke Bryan Thomas Luther Bryan, known professionally as Luke Bryan, is an American country music singer and songwriter.

WORST country singer! have u heard huntin, fishin, and lovin every day? if u haven't that means your ears didn't die from the horrible singing, dumb ass lyrics and video.

36 Kylie Minogue Kylie Minogue
37 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

38 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

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39 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

Apart from controversial tweets and one hit song (That is a BAD HIT SONG) she has done absolutely nothing.
Verdict:
Overrated? A lot
Bad? A lot

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40 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.

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