Top 10 Most Overrated Singers of 2015

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The Top Ten

1 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison 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 a documentary about ...read more.

Even Taylor would admit she's not that great of a singer, but like it or not, her true talent is writing really great country-pop songs. Lots of signer-songwriters have only average voices, but if the songs written are good enough, they are popular anyway.

Who said she can't sing not only that but she cane write really good songs I can't name one song that I don't like from her and I have heard almost all her songs

In 2015, did you even care about singing anymore?

In 2015 did you even care about singing anymore?

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2 Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He was born in Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk.

The only thing overrated about him is some of his songs, particularly shape of you and castle on the hill pretty much doing the same thing all over again

Ed Sheeran is good, don't know why he's on here.

Ed Sheeran isn't overrated, he's actually a really good artist who writes really good songs. - PopularStarfish

Terrible lyrics...

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3 Rihanna Rihanna Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian-American 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.

Her songs are overplayed

4 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. ...read more.

He is a tatooed girly voiced insecure punk who is excrement.

5 Katy Perry Katy Perry Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, professionally known by her stage name Katy Perry, was born on October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California. She is a singer, songwriter, actress and an ambassador on one of the most popular companies of now, UNICEF. ...read more.

Worst noise ever

She physically attractive, but some of her songs are overplayed

6 Jackie Evancho Jackie Evancho Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho (born April 9, 2000) is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and seven albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts. Evancho's 2017 album, Two Hearts, ...read more.

She's overrated. She's only 15, and she gets way too much credit. Her voice isn't bad, but all of her songs are covers. Nobody even gives the original artist credit! Face it, 80% of the population don't know who she is. She was also built by a reality show *instant deduction points*. Some people who were built by talent shows have vocal AND songwriting talent, like Kelly Clarkson. I can't be sure but I wouldn't be surprised if Jackie Evancho doesn't keep her fame through adulthood.

She isn't the most overrated on the list, however. That dishonor goes to Miss Taylor Swift (who is currently sitting at position number two). She can't sing a song that's not about exes.

Very true that most people at your school, wherever that is, have never heard of her. She is a serious classical singer, performing in a genre that grownups like. Other world-famous grownup singers love singing with her. Nobody in your school has also ever heard of Andrea Bocelli, Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras, Sarah Brightman, Barbra Streisand, or Katherine Jenkins, all of whom have sung with her. Maybe sometime after your 25th birthday your tastes will start to mature.

Are there actually girls and boys of her age who listen to opera classical crap? Even those who were young in the sixties, seventies, eighties and nineties do not listen to that crap. Who are her fans?

Can't stand her - WinchesterGirl26

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7 Ellie Goulding Ellie Goulding Elena Jane "Ellie" Goulding is an British singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, born on December 30th, 1986 in Hereford, England . She is most well-known in the U .S. for her singles "Lights," "Love Me Like You Do," "Burn," and has been featured in other songs with Calvin Harris and others . ...read more.

Ellie Goulding's voice is very annoying. It sounds so high and I can tell she uses auto-tune in her songs. Her songs aren't bad, it's just her squeaky voice. - PopularStarfish

Kind of harsh saying she is overrated, since her singing sounds just fine on her albums due to the extensive use of auto-tune and heavy editing.

Her songs are good. Her voice is too attuned and squeaky.

And she ruined AFLGF in 2015.

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8 Kanye West Kanye West Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. After West's parents divorced, him and his single mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 10, West temporarily moved to Nanjing, China, because his mother was teaching ...read more.

He's not even a singer, he's a rapper. Just because he sings a few lyrics in his songs doesn't make him a singer. - PopularStarfish

Rappers are not singers.

He is a overrated uncivilized black trash that is obsessed with Beyonce knowles

9 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada and is Christian. He is the son of author Pattie Mallette. ...read more.

I feel like people like the beats in his songs more than the actual lyrics and that's why his songs are so popular. - PopularStarfish

He is overrated with his fans and haters. Am I right?

Deport the freeloading British colonial sheep excrement permanently

Deport this canuck freeloader

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10 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 and its spin-off show Sam & Cat. ...read more.

The queen of auto-tune.

Dumb pretentious bitch

The Contenders

11 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.

Who the hell she think she is? In a concert of hers people were filming her performance ( this can be seen on YouTube if you don't believe me ) and she stopped singing and told that they have to stop filming her. If I go to a concert it means that I payed for the artist to entertain me. Not to get some orders ( is she the police? ) of the artist to tell me what to do or what not to do. Even if I film the concert and put it on line afterwards it doesn't change her pay ( and I didn't steal because I paid for ). Is she affraid that I will make some money with it if I decide to put a DVD out of my selfmade movie? The sound is not professional enough to put it out, the filming cannot be done from every angle etc... This is a singer who overrates herself thinking that she's the greatest singer of all time.

She's maybe overrated for popularity but certainly not for her talent. Even if you don't like her style of music, it's difficult to say that she's talentless and therefore overrated. Doesn't belong here or should at least be the last of this list.

Love Adele, she put out the best album of the year that's for sure...

LOL YA

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12 Shakira Shakira Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian-Spanish singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.

She is annoying

She isn't even mainstream. - PopularStarfish

She's not 2015.

13 Flo Rida Flo Rida Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida is an American rapper and pop music artist from Carol City, Florida. He is known for songs such as "Low", "Right Round", "Sugar", "Club Can't Handel Me", "Good Feeling", "Whistle", "Wild Ones", "My House" and "GDFR."
14 Miley Cyrus Miley Cyrus Destiny Hope Cyrus, aka Miley Ray Cyrus, was born November 23, 1992, in Franklin, Tennessee, to Tish Cyrus and Billy Ray Cyrus. She is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Miley Cyrus's voice type is Mezzo-Soprano and has 4 octaves. She became a teen idol starring as the character Miley Stewart ...read more.

Trashy whore

15 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.

Black trash

16 Sam Smith Sam Smith Samuel Frederick "Sam" Smith is an English singer-songwriter. He rose to fame in October 2012 when he was featured on Disclosure's breakthrough single "Latch", which peaked at number eleven on the UK Singles Chart.

Way overrated. Seems like a nice chap but music is yuck.

17 Jason Derulo Jason Derulo Jason Joel Desrouleaux, better known by his stage name Jason Derulo (an alternate spelling of his surname), is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. He is best known for his singles such as "Whatcha Say", "Ridin' Solo", "In My Head", "What If", "Wiggle", "Talk Dirty", "Trumpets" and "Want To Want ...read more.

Wiggle wiggle wiggle-NOPE! Man do I hate that song. - RiverClanRocks

18 Eminem Eminem Eminem, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, is an American rapper, actor and music producer born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Eminem has sold over 300 million records making him the bestselling hip-hop artist of all time. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of D12 and (with Royce ...read more.

You mean most overrated rapper in the world.

Best rapper in the world!

19 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.
20 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 ...read more.
21 Nick Jonas Nick Jonas Nicholas Jerry "Nick" Jonas is an American singer, songwriter and actor, best known as one of the Jonas Brothers, a pop rock band he formed with his brothers Kevin and Joe.
22 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, born June 7, 1990 known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model.

She shouldn't be famous. She has no talent

23 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 sings in alto. She is best known for her role as Alex Russo in Wizards of Waverly Place.

Talentless attention seeker. Can't sing to save her life.

Should swap with Rihanna - frankie44

24 Zayn Malik Zayn Malik Zain Javadd Malik, born on 12 January 1993, who records mononymously as ZAYN, is a British singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Bradford, ZAYN aspired to pursue a career in music from a young age leading him to audition as a solo artist for the British reality television music competition The X ...read more.
25 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 ...read more.
26 Axl Rose Axl Rose William Bruce Rose Jr., better known as 'Axl Rose', is an American singer born on February 6, 1962, in Lafayette, Indiana. He Is the founder and lead singer of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses. He is a celebrated but controversial figure in the world of rock.

Mentally unstable since childhood, he managed to put a few good tracks down 25 years ago, and has sucked professionally and personally ever since, not to mention severely beating his female partners repeatedly. Just a bad deal all around.

27 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.

Really?

28 P!nk P!nk Alecia Beth Moore known professionally as P!NK, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress.
29 Avril Lavigne Avril Lavigne Avril Ramona Lavigne is a Canadian–French singer-songwriter and actress. By the age of 15, she had appeared on stage with Shania Twain; by 16, she had signed a two-album recording contract with Arista Records worth more than $2 million.
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