Top Ten Most Overrated Singers


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61 Paris Hilton Paris Hilton Paris Whitney Hilton is an American businesswoman, socialite, television personality, model, actress, singer, DJ, and author .

remind me again... why is she a singer. - egillaxelsson

She is a singer!? How the hell did this ugly woman even become a model she is hideous!

Just an overrated person period. But this is not 2003 so who even put her on this list. Do people still care?

Dang! She hasn't been famous for a long time...thank God!

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62 Elvis Presley Elvis Presley Elvis Presley was a American musician and actor. Known as "The King" He was mostly known for his number 1 singles including "Heartbreak Hotel" "Hound Dog" "Jailhouse Rock" "Love me Tender" Elvis debuted in the movie "Love me Tender" and focused less on his music and continued that way. more.

Elvis is NOT overrated. In fact, he's the king of rock and for a good reason. He shouldn't be on this list.

When the hell did Elvis become overrated? I'm still in my teens but I already know that if Elvis didn't exist - music wouldn't have developed in this format! His the king of Pop < KING!

He's not the King of Pop, that's Michael Jackson. He's the King of rock along with the Beatles

HE IS overrated, don't even try to defend him because he's a classic. His voice is not that unique to me and I am not a fan of his music. Good, but overrated severely. - DCfnaf

You can't declare something overrated just because you don't like it. - LarrytheFairy

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63 Janet Jackson Janet Jackson Janet Jackson is a singer and dancer who is well known for her sexually graphic records, iconic performances, and slightly weak voice. She is regarded as a sex symbol through her songs and videos.

I like her song called "Escapade ". -HeArT G$1000

Guess not everyone in the Jackson Family was famous

She looks like Michael...which isn't a good thing.

64 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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65 Macklemore Macklemore Ben Haggerty, known by his stage name Macklemore and formerly Professor Macklemore, is an American singer and songwriter from Seattle, Washington.
66 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.

67 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
68 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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70 Hailee Steinfeld Hailee Steinfeld Hailee Steinfeld is an American actress, model and singer. She begins her music career through the release of 'Love Myself'. In 2016, she make a collaboration with American duo Grey and producer Zedd which they make an EDM song titled 'Starving'. The song manage to peaked at top twenty in several international more.
71 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.

72 One Direction One Direction One Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) were a 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?

73 Carrie Underwood Carrie Underwood

It's a real disgrace that Bob Marley, Prince, Adele, Whitney Houston are ahead of this overrated, banal, reality-show country singer. Real disgrace.

She doesn't write her own music, but if she did, it still won't be redeeming as the lyrics are terribly written. Her music revolves on basically three themes: Jesus, cheating, and cowboys. (How exciting! ) Not to mention she doesn't play an instrument. She is a talentless puppet of the record industry. Her popularity is a testament to both the sad state of music and the sad state of society. But honestly, do you get even remotely excited when she is about to perform? Because she is BASIC and BORING.

This lady has become a synonym for the word overrated. If you look at the compliments people say about her they always mention a) her looks, b)her faith, or c)that she is a "good person". Last one first: How in the world do you know that she's a good person? You are probably never going to meet her and neither am I. Maybe she is a good person. Or maybe she's a spoiled diva. I'll really never know and neither will you. OK, she's pretty. That has what to do with her singing? And yes, she mentions her faith often, which is good for her to do. As a country artist, it's also very smart for her to do. It doesn't change the quality of her songs, which are okay but not this greatest of all time baloney that I see written about her. Hey, I've read the Bible and there's nothing in there that says you have to love Carrie Underwood. Is Underwood overrated? Is the Pope Catholic?

She is pretty good but she is way overrated. She's made four albums, I think, and Top Tens has her as the number one female country singer of all time? Ridiculous. And unlike a lot of the people rated below her, most of her big songs have been written by other people, plus she doesn't play an instrument.

One of the most bland and generic singers on the face of the earth

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74 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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75 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.

76 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

77 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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78 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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79 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
80 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


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