Top 10 Most Underrated Musicians


The Top Ten

1 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era, born in Salzburg.

In retrospective, Mozart is not overrated because he influenced the popularity of classical music, as well as being an influence for several artists coming after him. - Swellow

2 Johann Sebastian Bach Johann Sebastian Bach

He HAD to go and write the Fancy-dancy songs of torture. (AKA the Minuets) - Merilille

3 Antonio Vivaldi Antonio Vivaldi
4 Passenger Passenger Michael David Rosenberg, better known by his stage name Passenger, is an English singer-songwriter and musician.
5 George Harrison George Harrison George Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.

A very underrated solo career. - MontyPython

For sure.

6 Richard Wagner Richard Wagner Wilhelm Richard Wagner was a German composer, theatre director, polemicist, and conductor who is primarily known for his operas.

He's one of those musicians whom are in the shadows of Beethoven and Bach. - MontyPython

7 Georg Solti
8 Carlos Santana Carlos Santana Carlos Santana audio is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music.
9 Ludwig van Beethoven Ludwig van Beethoven

Beethoven is NOT underrated. He is perfect!

He's a genius, all people care about nowadays is pop and rap ( worst music )

10 Tech N9ne Tech N9ne more.

Do people even know what underrated means? The most famous classical composers of all time are not underrated. I'm pretty sure at least 90% of the world population has heard at least a few of Beethoven's songs, whether they know it or not. Tech N9ne, on the other hand, is great, but not a lot of people know about him. - Zach808

Why is Beethoven at #1? Where's Marianas Trench? Madvillain? Run the Jewels? The only person deserving of the top 10 that is there is Tech N9ne. - WonkeyDude98

Nope, Beethoven deserves the first position. There's no classical music in the famous radios. - malamJONES

A favorite of all the Eedjits, who seem to like him a lot better than Beethoven. Yeah, and "Madvillan", he is a lot better than that Mozart guy, everybody knows that.

The Newcomers

? John Deacon John Deacon John Richard Deacon is a retired English musician, best known as the bass guitarist for the rock band Queen.

The Contenders

11 Luciano Pavarotti Luciano Pavarotti Luciano Pavarotti, Cavaliere di Gran Croce was an Italian operatic tenor who also crossed over into popular music, eventually becoming one of the most commercially successful tenors of all time.
12 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 . more.

Who Keeps Putting Justin "Drew" Bieber On These Lists? Seriously what? - 12cc

He should be a drawer not a singer. - malamJONES

Honestly, Bieber's the most overrated guy in the game rn. - ProPanda

No radio coverage whatsoever for this young star, despite his consistency and talent.

13 Yoko Ono Yoko Ono Yoko Ono is a Japanese multimedia artist, singer, songwriter, and peace activist who is also known for her work in performance art, music, and filmmaking.

She has some pretty tasty singles. Walking on Thin Ice is a classic! - Erucu

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14 Tyler, The Creator Tyler, The Creator

I don't know who underrates composers like Mozart, Bach, Vivaldi or Wagner, so that's the first choice on here. And why Yoko Ono and Justin Bieber? They should be on a list of overrated musicians. - SuperGauland

I think we've found the first Classical music fanboy lol. But really, Ty is one of the greatest modern day rappers ever, very underrated on this site. - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

15 Robbie Williams Robbie Williams
16 Frédéric Chopin
17 Gavin DeGraw
18 Big L Big L Lamont Coleman (May 30, 1974 – February 15, 1999), best known by his stage name Big L, was an American hip hop recording artist, born and raised in Harlem, New York City, New York. Coleman embarked on his career in rapping, with the hip hop trio, Three the Hard Way. His first notable appearance came more.
19 Mikhail Glinka
20 Lou Reed Lou Reed Lewis Allan "Lou" Reed (March 2, 1942 – October 27, 2013) was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. He was the guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of the Velvet Underground, and his solo career spanned five decades. more.
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