Top Ten Most Underrated Music Artists of 2014

The Top Ten

1 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, more.

Slowly she is being recognized as the amazing performer that she is!

Soon the World would know what a Great Singer she is slowly getting better every year. - Dreamformusic

Jackie Evancho has such a beautiful singing voice!

Jackie's 2014 album "Awakening" was an eye-opener (ear-opener? ) because it showed a diversity of vocal styles not heard from Jackie before, and included three original tracks. Jackie continues to surprise and delight her audiences, which include those who travel hundreds of miles and cross oceans just to hear her sing. - BobG

2 Sage the Gemini Sage the Gemini Sage the Gemini is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer from Fairfield, California. He is probably most well known for being featured on the Flo Rida song "GDFR."

The only reason I heard about him was because Flo Rida gave him fame by putting him on G.D.F.R. - DaWyteNight

Exhibits signs of serious brain damage.

3 Tyga Tyga Micheal Ray Stevenson, known by his stage name Tyga, is an American hip hop recording artist. In 2011, Tyga signed a recording contract with Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

He isn't underrated he is overrated he is the worst rapper alive, people just don't get it because this Mustard actually makes good beats. But they don't save you from being the worst rapper period.

4 A$AP Rocky A$AP Rocky Rakim Mayers, better known by his stage name ASAP Rocky, is an American rapper, record producer, director and actor from Harlem, New York.

Good rapper, but not underrated. - DaWyteNight

Rap sucks. It's gonna die out in a couple of years anyway.

5 Kid Ink Kid Ink
6 Nicole Scherzinger Nicole Scherzinger Nicole Scherzinger, born Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente on June 29, 1978, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, and television personality . She first rose to fame as the lead singer of the pop/r&b group The Pussycat Dolls. In fact, Nicole was pretty much the only girl in the group more.
7 French Montana French Montana Karim Kharbouch, better known by his stage name French Montana, is an American rapper. Born in Morocco, he immigrated to the United States with his family when he was 13 years old.

He's trash, how is he underrated? - DaWyteNight

8 Johnny Gill Johnny Gill Johnny Gill started out as a solo artist in the 1980s, releasing two albums that didn't garner much attention. It was not until later, when Gill became a member of the r&b/pop group New Edition, that people started to take notice of his music and his talent. He went on to release his most successful more.

Underrated every year - DaWyteNight

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

How the hell is he underrated? - DaWyteNight

The Contenders

11 Lil Wyte Patrick Lanshaw, better known by his stage name Lil Wyte, is an American rapper from Memphis, Tennessee.
12 Rittz Rittz Jonathan McCollum, better known by his stage name Rittz, is an American rapper from Gwinnett County, Georgia.
13 Big K.R.I.T. Big K.R.I.T. Justin Scott, better known by his stage name Big K.R.I.T., is an American rapper and record producer from Meridian, Mississippi.
14 Miguel

I like him, most of the people on here are just terrible artist that can't break into the mainstream but he is very good - mp231

15 Soulja Boy Soulja Boy DeAndre Cortez Way, known professionally as Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur.

Who cares. He doesn't deserve the fame he will never have.

16 Jhene Aiko Jhene Aiko Jhené Aiko Efuru Chilombo, known as Jhené Aiko or Jhené, is an American singer and songwriter from Los Angeles, California.

She sucks - DaWyteNight

The only female music artist that can actually sing. The rest of the female singers are garbage. - SelfDestruct

17 Joe
18 Trinidad James Trinidad James Nicholas Williams, better known by his stage name Trinidad James, is an American rapper based out of Atlanta, Georgia.

There's a reason why he's underrated. Because he's AWFUL!

Nice teeth.

19 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 more.

He's not underrated, he's overhated, and that's his own fault for making songs like Wiggle and Talk Dirty and using too much autotune. - DaWyteNight

He is not underrated. He's more well known today.

20 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. more.

WHY IS SHE ON HERE!? This girl FAR from being underrated

She's actually overrated 😜

21 Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Kate Hudson is an American singer, actress and spokesperson. She rose to fame in 2004 as a finalist on the third season of American Idol, coming in seventh place.
22 Boyz II Men Boyz II Men Boyz II Men is an American R&B vocal group, best known for emotional ballads and a cappella harmonies.
23 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 more.

Overrated! Not underrated at all! - DaWyteNight

24 Usher Usher Usher Terry Raymond IV is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. Born in Dallas, but raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee was where he lived until moving to Atlanta, Georgia at the age of 12 where his mother put him in local singing competitions all over the city.
25 Zendaya Zendaya

Zendaya should be popular. - funnyuser

26 Miranda Cosgrove Miranda Cosgrove Miranda Taylor Cosgrove is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Her career began at the age of three, when she appeared in television commercials. Cosgrove's film debut came in 2003, when she appeared as Summer Hathaway in School of Rock. She appeared in a number of minor television roles over more.

Haha! that's hilarous! Wait! You're not kidding...

27 Gorilla Zoe Gorilla Zoe Alonzo Keith Mathis, better known by his stage name Gorilla Zoe is an American rapper. He is a former artist with Trustnobody Ent.
28 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 more.

Spoiled like a child.

29 Wale Wale Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, better known by his stage name Wale, is an American recording artist, record producer and actor.
30 Twenty One Pilots Twenty One Pilots Twenty One Pilots is an American musical duo that originates from Columbus, Ohio. Currently there are two members. The lead singer, Tyler Joseph, and the drummer, Josh Dun. At the 2016 American Music Awards, they won two AMAs for Favorite Pop/Rock Artist, and Favorite Alternative Artist. Twenty One more.

They deserve number one!

Tyler Joseph is amazing.

I go to sleep every night
I should be good at it by now
But very lonely is tonight
And time stands still
So now I try to picture you with all the kingdom I can't find
Fighting gravity turning with this little mind

Everyone needs to check them out, such a unique and catchy style of music. Most original band out there right now! I-/

31 JLS JLS JLS were an English pop/R&B group, which consisted of members Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams, Marvin Humes, and JB Gill, originally formed by Williams.

They've gone, finished, dis-banded!

32 Victoria Justice Victoria Justice Victoria Dawn Justice is an American actress and singer. She debuted as an actress at the age of ten and has since appeared in several films and television series including the Nickelodeon series, Zoey 101 and Victorious.

She's so underrated. can't belive that crappy signers like ariana grande gets all the attention away from her. victoria should get the fame, not ariana

33 Sia Furler Sia Furler
34 Slipknot Slipknot Slipknot is an American Heavy Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band is best known as one of the pioneers of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal during the late 1990s - 2000s and are distinguishable by the band's clothing choices, consisting of black/red jumpsuits and horror inspired masks. more.
35 Zella Day Zella Day Zella Day Kerr, known professionally as Zella Day, is an American singer-songwriter from Pinetop, Arizona.

I don't know SHE'S effing AMAZING

How is she not higher on this list? D:

36 Austin Mahone Austin Mahone Austin Carter Mahone is an American singer and songwriter. He is currently signed to Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Republic Records.
37 Bella Thorne Bella Thorne Annabella Avery "Bella" Thorne is an American actress, writer, model and singer, released EP "Jersey" in 2014. Best known for "Shake It Up!" 2010-2013. Has starred in "Blended", "The Frog Kingdom", "The Duff", "Big Sky", "Ratchet & Clank", "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" more.
38 Sabrina Carpenter Sabrina Carpenter Sabrina Ann Lynn Carpenter is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She stars as the young version of Chloe Goodwin in The Goodwin Games and as Maya Hart in the Disney Channel series Girl Meets World. She plays Jenny Parker in the Disney Channel Original Movie Adventures in Babysitting . (She) more.

I dunno...shes pretty lame.

39 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. more.

Seriously? He's still everywhere now today.


40 Mayday

They're a rock band from Taiwan, you all can try listening to them as they are really very good. They write every single one of their lyrics and melodies and they also play their own instruments, which both are lacking a lot from mainstream music. Their lyrics always encourages and cheers people up, that's why they're so popular in Asia.

41 Cascada Cascada Cascada is a German dance music act founded in 2004 by singer Natalie Horler, DJ Manian and DJ Yanou.

Nobody knows who Cascada is anymore. They are amazing.

42 Lake

The only indie-pop music I'll actually listen to

43 Alter Bridge Alter Bridge Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.

Seriously, the best rock and metal act out there today. - megadbz123

44 Alice in Chains Alice in Chains Alice in Chains is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1987 by guitarist and songwriter Jerry Cantrell and original lead vocalist Layne Staley.

Hey their new album is pretty good for modern rock

45 Tommy Lee Sparta
46 Chelsea Grin
47 Danielle Bradbery

Pop country singer, winner of the voice season I don't remember. Check her out, you won't regret it. Or at least if you are like me, you won't

48 KDrew
49 Big Time Rush

Best boyband ever! Just this!

50 Brielle Von Hugel
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List Stats

200 votes
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5 years, 234 days old

Top Remixes

1. Sage the Gemini
2. A$AP Rocky
3. Tyga
1. Nicole Scherzinger
2. Johnny Gill
3. Boosie Badazz
1. Sage the Gemini
2. Tyga
3. A$AP Rocky


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