Top Ten Music Artists Who Are Most Likely to Ruin the World's Music Industry

PositronWildhawk
What has music come to in recent times?!?! J***** B***** and O** D******** driving everyone up the wall! And people actually listen to it, and call it the best. It's clear that the music industry is in tatters, but who is most responsible for this?

The Top Ten

1 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, song writer, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada (despite once claiming he was Part-Indian) and he is Christian . He is the son of an author, Pattie Mallet . ...read more.

This is one of those lists where its tough to choose just one to vote for. Nicky Minajs voice just gets annoying. She is only popular because she can say words fast, she doesn't even sound good doing it. One Direction is everything Slipknot is against. They are only famous because of how they look. If they had to go on stage like Slipknot they would loose a lot of fans quickly. I voted for JB because he is an annoying little prick insulting good bands (Metallica and Megadeth) and calls himself the Kurt Cobain of his generation. Drop dead. - Danielsun182

HONESTLY he is seriously annoying. His music isn't even THAT good. I don't understand what people see in him. ;.

It's JB. I don't have to explain it. - PositronWildhawk

Can we have marilyn monroe from heaven and trade her for justin beiber

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2 Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian American rapper / pop music artist. Nicki is most known for songs like "Anaconda", "Only", "Truffle Butter", "Super Bass" and "Stupid Hoe" . Her real name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James Trinidad and Tobago. ...read more.

She's crap and supposedly she's all about female empowerment. I don't get how because the lyrics in her music saw otherwise. She's a terrible role model (not that she's even trying to be).

In all honesty, is this crap what music is becoming?! If so, I will bail out of everything new in the music industry.

Justin Bieber belongs in the trash, and Nicki Minaj belongs in the recycling!

Shes worse than Justin Bieber - OnionLists

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3 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 ...read more.

I hate them so much. What does everyone see in them?!?! I can't understand it. - PositronWildhawk

Some of my classmates LOVE One Direction. It's so embarrassing. So they see in them - EpicJake

ALL the girls at my church love them, plus, I look like Nile, or one of them, so I've now become the so-called "cutest boy in church", not that I have a problem, but it is annoying, sometimes. - moonwolf

Do you hear the auto tune? It represents how One Direction is fake. They aren't even cute, and half of them can't sing. - ethanmeinster

Their fans just embarrass themselves loving the most talentless band ever - gemcloben

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4 Chris Brown Chris Brown Christopher Maurice "Chris" Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows from a young age. He is most well known for his physical assault towards the singer Rihanna in ...read more.

Telling kids it's okay to beat your future spouse... - TeenTitansGoSucks

Rap is the most ridicules thing in music - gemcloben

5 Rick Ross Rick Ross William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper and entrepreneur .

Should be put back into prison, before he releases any more terrible albums

Should go back to working in prisons.

He died down, but make sure he goes back into prison to prevent him from releasing more mainstream rap rubbish. - Swellow

Isn't he the rickroll thing - MrQuaz680

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6 Tyga Tyga Tyga is a rapper that was born November 19, 1989. He was popular in 2012 and is best known for dating Kylie Jenner while she was still a minor.
7 Olly Murs Olly Murs

The British JB who is so stupid that he has to go over himself in his songs. He didn't need a good short term memory to be famous, then, but you DO need a good short term memory to be a good musician, everything that Olly Murs isn't. - PositronWildhawk

His voice is just plain and boring and has nothing unique or special to it - gemcloben

8 Ke$ha Ke$ha Kesha (formerly known as Ke$ha) was born in Los Angeles, United States. She is best known for her hits like Timber, Tik Tok, and We R Who We R. Kesha is an animal rights activist and she works for H.S.I. (Humane Society International). Kesha also stands up for L.G.B.T. rights in America

She's gonna ruin the music industry and the youth of america with her image.

Waste of time of listen this monkey's songs.

She is not ruining the music industry, more like making it better, she is the only reason I listen to today's pop music, without her, I wouldn't listen to modern pop music at all.

She's actually not dumb, she knows what she's doing. she has 140 IQ. its her fans who annoy me. - gemcloben

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9 Lil Wayne Lil Wayne Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. is an American hip hop "artist" and is often referred to as one of the worst "rappers" of all time. He was signed to Cash Money Records by Birdman at a young age. He has been critically acclaimed and even more panned throughout his career. He's often criticized for talking ...read more.

Worst guitar fail ever in music. - gemcloben

He sucks and metallica is good as well as jay z

Lil Wayne should be in the top ten, his "music" is awful. - Imreallyboredrightnow

He helped kill hip hop. I'm not saying he's the one who single handedly did but he helped did it. He helped kill hip hop.

10 Miley Cyrus Miley Cyrus Miley Ray Cyrus is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Miley Cyrus's voice is contralto. She became a teen idol starring as the character Miley Stewart in the Disney Channel television series Hannah Montana in 2006. Her father Billy Ray Cyrus also starred in the show.

Miley Cyrus used to be so nice and pretty! Look at her now. - Purplesingersky

Lord help us all if this girl becomes any more popular. - letdot52

She is one of the most likely people to crash it. - funnyuser

She is actually good but with long hair

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The Contenders

11 Robin Thicke Robin Thicke
12 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.

Only raps about sex and drugs... Nonsense and people still like this

Id advise you too never listen to him, unless you want to torture yourself - gemcloben

I love ❤ his song holy grail

13 Meghan Trainor Meghan Trainor

U serious she's already beginning to flop with me too it's 39th she sucks now days

14 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.

She is the bomb why would she listen to needed me because we need her to improve pop

15 Adele Adele Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer and songwriter. Graduating from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in 2006, Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace the same year. She is best known with her international hit singles ...read more.

WHY is Adele even on this list?!?

I honestly like adele...

21 is one of the finest (and most overplayed) breakup albums ever. What the heck, list writers?

She is amazing. One of the very few artists that actually make good music these days. Hown is she on this list?

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16 Rae Sremmurd Rae Sremmurd Rae Sremmurd is an American hip hop duo, composed of two brothers, Khalif "Swae Lee" Brown (born June 7, 1995) and Aaquil "Slim Jxmmi" Brown (born December 29, 1993). They are best known for their platinum singles "No Flex Zone" and "No Type". They are signed to Mike WiLL Made-It's label, "EarDrummer ...read more.

Get them in the top ten. Their fart like beats and middle school vocals are enough to say they ruined the modern rap playback industry. - Swellow

17 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.

She always dyes her hair. Oh and don't watch the music video of her song "Dark Horse". Its CREEPY! - EpicJake

Get her off this list right now! - 1010toptop

Hey You! Get her off the list! - CN121

She's sexy and amazing

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18 David Guetta David Guetta

Where dem girls at

WA! Who put David Guetta here? He is the best in electronic music! - SelfDestruct

19 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.

She's hot and amazing love her😽

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

How come she became so famous for one song that sounds so similar to loads of other terrible things like it?!?! There wasn't anything that made her stand out, so why is she getting such undeserved recognition for one of the worst and most uninspired songs in the world?!?! If this sort of thing keeps happening, music is seriously going downhill. - PositronWildhawk

You can't judge her until you've heard her newest album. "E.Mo.Tion" It is truly fantastic. - TheEvilNuggetCookie

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