Top Ten Most Overrated Female Singers


The Top Ten

1 Beyonce Beyonce Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, is an American singer and actress, who started out in the popular pop/r&b girl group Destiny's Child. They had multiple top 5 hits such as "No, No, No", "Say My Name", "Bills, Bills, Bills", "Survivor", "Independent Women", "Bootylicious", and "Jumpin', Jumpin" from more.

She is so overrated! They say that she has an amazing voice but... she does playback she uses autotune and Kelly Rowland is 10000 times better than her!

This nasal singer should be on #1. Yuck. Her voice is too plain. Whats the point of having a great technique if your tonality is ugly? Her fans are annoying and delusional. She is an entertainer. Stop making her a vocalist. And stop making her overrated, bey fans. Feel pity on your idol! Lmfao

She is not Lauryn Hill nor Witney Houston and everyone treat her as if she was more talented or had done something better. However she makes better music than many of the current singer out there...

WISHES she was as good as Sarah Brightman.

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2 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison Swift (Taylor Swift) is an American singer-songwriter. She was born on December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania. She is best known for writing break up songs and for having more than 5 Grammys. She became interested in country music when she was around 9 years old and after watching more.

Should be number 1 in my opinion. There are many female singers better than her that get less attention. BoA is an Asian pop singer, and she barely gets half the recognition Taylor gets, and she is way more talented, she can write good songs, she has some fun dance songs, she can dance, she has a good unique voice, can speak multiple languages. Taylor on the other hand cannot sing, her songs aren't very good, her lyrics are not very good due to the fact that they are repetitive, and she lacks originality and creativity. Honestly, her best content is her music videos, the only good thing about her, she has some amazing music videos with better scenes than some movies. But her music sucks though and is overplayed that it gets annoying. And she is money grabbing and starts drama for no good reason in real life. She is exactly like the stereotype for a popular girl. - AnimeDrawer

I hate taylor swift with burning passion, even more than Justin Bieber. He may be awful but somehow he has talent even though I don't like his songs. He can sing at least. Taylor is the most talentless and worst music artist to exist in this world and they call her the queen and her music is not fun. She will never beat Michael Jackson, he is more fun and talented than this spoiled brat. The day nobody likes Taylor Swift and people boo on her would be the best day of my life and a dream. No more taylor swift.

Her songs used to be so much better. I loved her album Fearless because it was one of her few albums that was pop and commercial without losing her country and southern vibe that made her famous. Now all of her songs are pop and she is labeled as a pop artist. I will still support her because I think she's talented and she is one of he best young singers of today but she has lost the point of her music. I hope she will find it soon.

She is overrated, not because she wrote six songs about breakups, but because people worship her acting like she's the greatest pop star ever. Yeah, no. She's not THAT great and she's really generic. Her country music was way better. - DCfnaf

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3 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. more.

When I kissed a girl first came on the radio, I figured that this was just some sort of joke song, like a Friday, and that this katy perry person would be gone. Sadly that did not happen. I thought the same for kesha, and lady gaga. Why do the bad singers always last but the good ones "flop! " - NicoleJohnnyLutherBrianFan

Katy Perry's songs are all the same to be honest. There's very little distinction. She's also kind of growing off me and she's the most generic pop artist of all time. - DCfnaf

Don't get me wrong, I like Katie Perry, but most of her songs are pretty similar.

I love Katy Perry and all the other singers on this list! How are ANY of these singers overrated?

Her old songs were actually pretty good, her best songs are Fingerprints, Lost, and Self Inflicted, which are full of meaning, good lyrics, and her vocals at her best. But her more poppy songs are annoying, overrated, and suck. Bon Appetit is a terrible song. - AnimeDrawer

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4 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.

More like underrated, usually she's hated for her style and songs when she can actually sing and wastes her talent. - DCfnaf

Love her songs but yeah she is overrated and crazy.

All of these singers are overrated. - funnyuser

She is not overrated, she is bad (but she is talented).
EDIT: now she is good. - DaisyandRosalina

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5 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.

Overrated. People only like her for her looks. That's what she's famous for, and for having a relationship with JB. Her fans are typical teens who only comment on how she 'slays' because she looks good. So superficial it's ridiculous. Even in videos of her singing live (where she sounds awful) people only focus on how good she looks and not on the bloody performance instead. In today's music industry, it doesn't matter how you sound, you just have to sell records. Her fans are so brainwashed that they think she sounds good, even in her live performances. It's so sad people like her who are talentless singers get more spotlight than people who are truly talented and deserve to have their share of fame.

She is no different than any other former Disney star. I just don't see the difference. I think Demi Lovato is unique and she made a name for herself after she left Disney and even Miley Cyrus does something different (either we like it or not) but Selena is plain boring. She doesn't come out of her comfort zone and she only sings teen pop tracks. Maybe if she did something different, she would be better.

She is a worst singer and can't sing without autotune it's a common topic but some people keep saying that she should stick in acting. Oh come on she can't even act. Check out her new latest song The heart wants what it wants. She can't even cry or act. She is good for nothing. Such a overrated.

She can't sing, dance or act. She doesn't write any of her music and she looks like a chipmunk. Only famous for sleeping with Justin.

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6 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model.

Worst singer ever but somehow people like her. - Songsta41


She is awesome, you gotta hear her. DO SO.

She's a TERRIBLE rapper with an annoying voice. No fan of rap or hip hop has respect for Iggy's '' rapping '' She's overrated because she's a white girl rapping and acting '' black ''

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7 Mariah Carey Mariah Carey Mariah Carey, born March 27, 1969, is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She is one of the biggest best-selling women in the music industry, with 18 number 1 records to her name. She is regarded as a sex symbol through her songs and music videos, and is "well known" for her over-the-top sexy more.

If she has another comeback like her crazy fans say she will I will shoot myself. Her comeback in 2005 was bad enough. We Belong Together is an overrated song, if any other pop chick sang that they'd be called "generic" or "forgettable." But when mariah does it it's "revolutionary! " Let me let you in on a little secret mariah fans, just because a song goes to number 1 doesn't mean it's good! It just means that people have terrible taste for letting a song with annoying yelling and generic lyrics and an overdone beat go to number 1 for 14 weeks. That type of beat was so overdone at that time, Usher did it better anyway! - RnBLover

Sure her music is alright but honestly the only song people remember from her is "All I Want for Christmas". She is also so full of herself that it makes me really want to slap her.

Her fans just go too far sometimes. They think that in 2016 she is still perfect live. - NicoleJohnnyLutherBrianFan

Most UNDERRATED female artist

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8 Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She is the first female artist to ever since Cher to get nominated by the Grammys and Emmys . In 2013, during her era on Artpop, she was chosen to perform in a concert from iTunes . more.

She is really, really talented. Her pop music was kind of different, but her work with Tony Bennett is just really, really good. Their version of Baby It's Cold Outside is to die for. I mean, he has called her the smartest person in show business and their voices blend perfectly. And how cool is he? I mean Tony Bennett is going to be 90 this August!

I know these things but she's not happening - peytonmeyer1234

To be fair, I haven't heard her jazz work. Her pop work is overrated, but I can understand how her voice would work well for jazz. - PetSounds

The most overrated person in the history of music.

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9 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 more.

I only like her in the song "Love The Way You Lie" but honestly Eminem made her look amateur (she sucked in "The Monster"). Everything else she does makes my ears bleed.

I've mixed feellings about this, because she is an underrated vocalist. - DaisyandRosalina

The majority of her songs have repetitive words with almost the same melody every time. It's so annoying. Half of her hits are featurings with DJ who produced the songs she's on (Calvin Harris, DJ Khaled, etc..).
She is generic and have no personnality, you can put her short or long hairs with all colors, all looks, you can make her wear or be anything. She is a transparent woman, the most empty person in the music industry. The ultimate product that can be anything because she have no artistic indentity.

Work work work work work work!
Wiiild wiild wiild wild!
Oh na na what's my name! Oh na na what's my name!
This is for what you came for... you! you! you! you! you! you you you you youhoohoo!
Rompompompom! rompompompom! rompompompom ! man down!
Where have you been all my li I i I i I ife?
Under my umbrella ellah ellah eh eh eh! under my umbrella ellah ellah eh eh!

10 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 .

I heard her "think of me" version of phantom of the opera and it sound beautiful but there were comments that say stuff like the best singer ever and I was like she didn't even had the right high notes and there are other teenage girls that can sing that higher and of course all the talented women that have played christine

See she is an amazing singer, but she is to high on every list I go on. Just because a child sings opera does not make her better than Aretha Franklin or Barbra Streisand - anewman

You can be really good and still be overrated. I know she has a fanatic group,of people that follow her, and some have said she is starting to write songs. If she can do it, this would be how she really makes her mark. Unless you have the talent of a Barbra Streisand or Judy Garland (both of whom can also act), songwriting is what will really keep people remembering you. People rave about her version of With or Without You, but that will always be a U2 song. She needs some songs of her own.

I love listening to Jackie Evancho sing, her voice is so beautiful.

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The Contenders

11 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 more.

Her high-pitched voice irritates the hell out of me. She's a mariah carey 2.0, so no wonder why I can't stand her voice and music. She yells instead of sings just like mariah does now. I'm not talking about the 90's Mariah, I'm talking about the annoying 2000's one who dressed like a ho to distract people from her wack music and declining voice, and yelled in all of her songs. Jessie J is so much better at singing than little ariana that it's not even funny. And her Whitney Houston tribute was nothing special. Others like Nicole Scherzinger, Jennifer Hudson, and even Leona Lewis did Whitney tributes that were all ten times better than young ariana's. The other ladies actually sounded like women while singing Whitney songs, little ariana sounded like a little girl. It makes sense though I guess, since she has the body of a little girl and personality of a little girl. - RnBLover

She was way better as an actress. But, I do like her songs. Don't get me wrong, she has quite a nice voice, but nothing fantastic. I LOVE MARIAH CAREY! She is like the #1 singer! Why is she even here? Anyways, I commend Ariana for wanting to be like Mariah!

She would be a nobody if she hasn't been on her crappy shows

Too generous, top 5 please - TiffanyHwang

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12 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. more.

I feel sorry for Nicki because she had a horrible life and she had been through hell so I respect her for overcoming the obstacles. However, I most definitely hate the music she makes. It's just too mainstream and commercial and most of her lyrics don't make any sense.

Hate anaconda with a burning passion. I hate all of Nicki's songs with a burning passion. - Turkeyasylum

Nicki minaj should go to jail

Nope, she's horrible no matter what. Not overrated. - DCfnaf

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13 Madonna Madonna Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She influenced a lot of singers such as: Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Beyonce Knowles and Britney Spears . She is known as Queen of Pop and at modern pop culture specifically in 2012 "Madge" or MDNA . She has more.

The most overrated person in the history of music

Time to retire love, you're embarrassing yourself.

14 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

Song sound the same horrible singer does she even take showers

I think I have never listen to keshas real voice because she uses so much autotune...

I love kesha and she is underrated. She may have some inappropriate songs. But she can sing somehow. And most of her songs are fun and catchy. I barely hear kesha on T.V.. She was only overrated in timber and tic tok but the rest of her songs are underrated. Take her off the list she is not really overrated.

15 Demi Lovato Demi Lovato

Everybody always goes on about how great of a vocalist she is and how powerful her voice is, but I can't stand her. She does have some potential and a wide range, but she insists on yelling and using the ugliest tone. I also don't like her personality. She seems so desperate for attention all the time, and we're supposed to forgive her because "she's been through a lot" and "she has an amazing voice". Yeah, no. Overall, I can't stand Demi Lovato and I think she's overrated.

She can sing very well but I think that the majority of her fans love her not because of her singing talent but because of her story and her background. They like her more as a person than as a singer I think, which is not bad of course.

I think Demi is underrated.

She is an awful perdon and I hate the way she sings - LadyJuju

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16 Sia Sia

Her voice is not lovely. The first time I was introduced to Sia was on Flo Rida's "Wild Ones." I was like "what is this? This chick sounds horrible! " the first time I heard the chorus. I never would've thought that she would become mainstream after that. So she can thank Flo Rida for her success. Because without Flo Rida nobody would know about her and nobody would've cared about her. The only reason the mainstream cares about her was because of Flo Rida, and they know that Flo Rida is a great money maker. So they figured, that anything related to Flo Rida must be worth investing in, since Flo Rida makes them so much money. They did the same thing with Kesha. Nobody cared about that annoying chick until she was featured on Flo Rida's "Right Round." - RnBLover

Sia is actually underrated. People don't appreciate her lovely voice enough.

I wished to see this on first place. She has a really stupid voice and the way she sings is so annoying. Also is unattractive and she has get a gigantic career but I am sure there are millions of girls singing better in this world but they don't have the success she has..

She can't write songs because they'll end up being about a chandelier or some other nonsense and she CAN'T sing! I'd take Jake Paul singing over this talelentless weirdo.

It's Everyday Bro > Anything from Sia

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17 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 more.

I have to disagree. Adele is a consummate artist who writes her own music and is fast becoming the premier female singer in music today. Her album 25 is the hottest thing on the planet right now...

I don't think anyone would try to claim she's a bad singer but she is definitely a bit overrated. She releases a song and based off of her name being attached to it, it automatically becomes the hottest thing in the world. That's why she's "overrated." - theOpinionatedOne

She is good because the others are very bad. Ten years ago or 20 years ago she would not have been the sale monster she has become. However if she does not change her style and lyrics the next album will be a huge flop. Therefore since 25 she is overrated

Horrible singing technique. She has surgery on her vocal chords because she blew them out. She needs some proper vocal training. Not that I don't think she's talented. She is a good singer. She isn't as good as everyone things she is though. Definitely not as good as Whitney or other big voiced singers before her. - ModeEH

Horrible diva.

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18 Britney Spears Britney Spears Britney Jean Spears is an American singer and actress. Born in McComb, Mississippi, and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana. She performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows like "The Mickey Mouse Club" as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997 and going on to become a pop superstar more.

I LOVE BRITNEY SPEARS because she is underrated, she is beautiful and also her songs are also good to hear! If I was sad, I will hear one of Britney's song to cheer up! Britney Spears never let me down!

Number 20? NUMBER 20? She should be in the top 5! - DaisyandRosalina

19 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. more.

KEEP AALIYAH OUT OF THIS! She changed the game with Monica, Brandy, Selena Quintanilla and TLC! You kids need to sit down. She was more famous while she was alive and you all want to drag her because PEOPLE WANT TO REMEMBER HER AFTER HER DEATH? What is wrong with you? She sang, danced and acted well too. She was also a model and had been a fashion icon in the 90's. She was passionate and pure of heart, REGARDLESS OF YOUR INSULTS! She will always be a positive role model despite her sex kitten image. do people actually like this crap? Aaliyah is not a good singer at all! In fact she's horrible! No talent what soever, little baby-ish voice and stupid lame generic music that she didn't even write! She brought nothing to the table talent-wise! The only talent this girl had was spreading her legs to everyone in the industry! - RnBLover

Proof that the music industry is about looks not talent. - DaWyteNight

She was a stupid slut with no talent so God took her life away. - RnBLover

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20 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.

Proof that having all looks and no talent can make you famous.

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