Top Ten Most Overrated Singers


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61 Susan Boyle Susan Boyle Susan Magdalane Boyle is a Scottish singer who came to international attention when she appeared as a contestant on the TV programme Britain's Got Talent on 11 April 2009, singing "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables.

Tiny range, fake vibrato, just a bad amateur through and through. Can barely make it through the 32 or so bars they allot her on daytime T.V. shows.

Yes! Listen to her live the amount of sharp and bum notes she hits is horrendous!

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62 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model. V 1 Comment
63 The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962. The first settled line-up consisted of Brian Jones (guitar, harmonica), Ian Stewart (piano), Mick Jagger (lead vocals, harmonica), Keith Richards (guitar), Bill Wyman (bass) and Charlie Watts (drums). more.

Woah! I agree with many things on this list but The Rolling Stones? I see people like Nicki Minaj and Kayne West, then I scroll down to see The Rolling Stones. Not only are they the longest touring band ever, but they also make great music.

Whoever put the Stones on this list should be flogged to the tune of "When the Whip Comes Down"...

I can't stop laughing! Whoever added this doesn't know the difference between a band and a singer.does ronnie woods sings? does brian jones sings? they are band not a singer.If someone had added mick jagger then at least it would make sense.but rolling stones. - zxm

F*cking idiots... The Rolling Stones arn't singers, MICK JAGGER is a singer... and when did The Rolling Stones become overrated? 50 years and still making great music? Who's the dumb ass who put them on the list? Are you 11 and think "Justin Bieber is the greatest singer because I said so! " Pffft! Yeah right...

64 Jared Leto Jared Leto

I'm not a fan of TStM, but his vocal range is outrageous, he is amazing just like his studio albums when he is live and he shows a lot of emotion in his voice. Don't see the point of why he's on here, as a front man he is incredible. - Plonderss

Why do people like him? He's an actor not a singer. Very overrated. - lukestheman4

65 Iggy Pop Iggy Pop James Newell Osterberg, Jr., known professionally as Iggy Pop, is an American singer-songwriter, musician and actor.

Why would you put him on this list? Just why would you put him here?

I just cannot understand the people who like her. She actually cannot sing rap that well like Nicki Minaj, she only feat with others and make some catchy song like Fancy. Also, she's a racist, I think people overrated her too much.

66 Cheryl Cole Cheryl Cole Cheryl Ann Fernandez-Versini is an English singer, dancer, and television personality. She rose to fame in late 2002 as a member of girl group Girls Aloud on ITV's Popstars: The Rivals, and stayed with the group until they split up in 2013. V 2 Comments
67 Lana Del Rey Lana Del Rey Lana Del Rey is a California based singer, songwriter, and model who currently resides in Malibu, California. She was born under the name Elizabeth Woolridge Grant to entrepreneur Robert England Jr. and Patricia Ann Hill in rural Lake Placid, New York on June 21, 1985. She has two siblings, Chuck and more.
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69 James Hetfield James Hetfield James Alan Hetfield was born on August 3, 1963. He is an American musician, singer and songwriter known for being the co-founder, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and main songwriter for the American heavy metal band Metallica.

James hetfield voice is so powerful, aggressive and high tempo as well as melodious. He is the all time greatest metal singer of all time. There is so many amazing songs that james shows is full talent. Neither it was slow or thrash type of song he is the best in today generation. No more talk just listen "the outlaw torn". You deserve it!

I'm not a huge Metallica fan but James defiantly has a great, powerful voice. even live it's just as loud as it is on the cd... anyone who says his voice isn't great doesn't know what they're talking about.

He's not a bad singer but I just can't see what so great and amazing about him.

His voice is original and iconic, should not be on the list.

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70 Jessica Simpson Jessica Simpson Jessica Ann Simpson is an American singer, songwriter, actress, reality television personality and fashion designer who made her debut in 1999. Since that time, Simpson has made many recordings, starred in several television shows, movies and commercials, launched a line of hair and beauty products, more.

Don't like her voice but I wouldn't mind tapping that ass.

I remember when she popped up in 98 or 99, and thought she had a great voice, but she totally ruined her voice.

71 One Direction One Direction One 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 more.

Just a bunch of okay singers who became famous because of there looks and because a lot of teen girls like their crappy pop music with lyrics they didn't even write.

At least they're on the list, shocking they're not in the rope ten though.

It's bad enough we have to listen to them. Now you're making us look at them, too?

Don't people have to think they're good to begin with to be overrated?

72 Carly Rae Jepsen Carly Rae Jepsen Carly Rae Jepsen is a Canadian singer and songwriter from Mission, British Columbia, and later based in Vancouver.

She is a one hit wonder who got introduced to american audiences by that hypocritial feminine sounding anti american freeloader soviet canuckisanian justin bieber. She is only well known becasue of juston bieber and american music producers and most of corporate america hates america and americans and likes those jealous hypocritical canuck vermin. She should go back to british colonyland canada. She is one reason music from 1990 to today mostly is pathetic.

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73 Bob Marley Bob Marley Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley was a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim.

Some of his songs are okay, but he is treated like the God of all peace music and the only reggae/soul/ska/rocksteady musician ever. Every song that sounds like Bob Marley is, according to his fans, by Bob Marley. Nice guy but damn overrated. He gets too much credit and too much praise. Also, his fans seem to be nothing but potheads who are in a constant high, unable to express any other emotion than blank, lazy happiness. Read the comments of any Bob Marley YouTube video and 90% of them are about weed. That's the only reason most people like this overrated singer.

74 Toshi - X-Japan Toshi - X-Japan

I remembered the presence of journey in his voice. he is overrated because his voice is not unique - ronluna

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75 Lea Michelle

It could be the facial expressions she makes that make me like her even less, but I don't like listening to her sing. A lot of the time she just mimics the songs exactly and never puts herself into them. I usually think I wish someone else was singing the cover, because most of the other cast of glee had better voices suited to certain songs. Haven't heard her solo album so not sure if that's better. Overrated on Glee, but then again so was Glee.

She has a great voice! And she's done great work on Broadway too, she was good as Eponine in Les Mis and Wendla in Spring Awakening

76 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.

What's the whole thing about Jay-Z anyway? I Don't get it. He is the owner of the Nets, a rapper AND he designed NBA 2K13 (partially). Really?

He's a no-talent thief who's only real talent is appearing on other people's songs.

Jay - Z is talented. Remember albums like "Reasonable Doubt", "The Blueprint" and "The Best Of Both Worlds". He used to make good music. Right after the "American Gangster" album his career went downhill and he just became another mainstream artist.

Don't get this fat ugly boring no talent bum. Good at hitting women and getting slapped around.

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77 Meghan Trainor Meghan Trainor

Shes Repetitive As Heck And She's Overrated Because Everyone Keeps Singing Her Songs Like All About That Bass, No, Me Too, And Lips Are Movin

She's Overrated Because her fangirls keep singing her annoying songs! - VideoGamefan5

Carly Rae Jepsen, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Mariah Carey, Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber, One Direction, etc. - DCfnaf

Her Songs are all terrible and overrated! - VideoGamefan5

Hopefully She gets to at least #36 On the list - VideoGamefan5

78 Regine Velasquez Regine Velasquez Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, dubbed as the Asia's Songbird is a Filipina recording artist, host, producer, philanthropist, commercial endorser, actress, and an Asian pop culture icon. She is widely known for possessing an extensive vocal range. V 1 Comment
79 Adam Lambert Adam Lambert Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter and stage actor. Since 2009, he has sold over 2.5 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide.

Adam has talent but I have to say the Top Tens lists do have him overrated. On the best male singer list, he is listed ahead of everyone but Freddie Mercury, Michael Jackson, and Elvis. Sorry, those three had a long string of hits and had careers spanning multiple decades. While Adam is talented, he is certainly not to that level yet. To have him rated ahead of Lennon and McCartney is unconscionable. Unfortunately, yes, he is overrated.

Adam is the best singer of today but he is so underestimated by the media and he deserves to be in the same level of Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson. DOn't believe me? Ask Queen! Brian May and Rodger Taylor will agree


80 Nas Nas Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known by his stage name Nas, is an American rapper. His album, Illmatic, is considered to be one of the best rap albums of all time. He is also considered to be one of the best rappers of all time.
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