Top Ten Worst Artists Ever

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. more.

excuse me? how could be this boy so low? he doesn't even sing! he dances and moves his hair, and all teenagers fall in love with him... maybe he's not the worst ever but certainly those other artists are not worse than him

Bieber CANNOT sing just cause some famous person found him on YouTube and gave him a record deal does not mean he should actually be famous

Why is rihanna on this she is the best singer ever

The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Nirvana, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Lynyrd Skynyrd... First of all, Why the hell is LMFAO above the Beatles? The greatest artists of all time are on this list, which proves that everybody voting here is 8 years old, and that this website needs to be taken down.

Keep him at number one. Not only is he an insult to music, but a disgrace to the male gender, and to humanity itself. He is talentless and ugly and can't write a good lyric to save his life. I saw the list of nominations for the iHeartRadio Music Awards and I was PISSED OFF when I saw this chimpanzee (no offense chimps) as the best male artist.

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2 Skrillex Skrillex Skrillex is an American (Born in 1988, in Los Angeles, California) EDM producer who is known for popularizing dubstep. He is part of the bands Jack Ü (DJ) and From First To Last (Lead Singer). His album Recess debuted at 4 on the BB200, tying him with Zedd for the highest debut for an EDM album on more.

No, Skrillex, a computer is not an instrument. If I wanted to hear the beeps and boops, I could just watch Transformers. - Qazsound

I don't care what counts as a "real" instrument. Even with people who just use computers to make their music, they still have to compose the songs. That takes time, effort, and talent, and I respect electronic music makers just as much as other musicians. This isn't my problem with Skrillex.

My problem with Skrillex is that his music sounds like a chainsaw having sex with a blender.

Not stop being stupid skrillex were could you think tis

What the heck happen to rock n roll and real instruments now all they use is a stupid computer and this guy is a phony and will always be he may be a genius at computer but I hate his music

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3 One Direction One Direction One Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) were a 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 more.

This "One Direction Infection" needs to stop. It's like people ditch music that takes REAL talent for this stuff. And to think the boy-band craze ended in the mid-early 2000's.

So true, I am a girl, I hate ID ONLY GIRL THAT THOSE! Anyways girls are literally crazy with these people, they even think that they are better than the Beatles, BEATLES! That's THE BEST BAND EVER, BEATLES!

I will NEVER EVER EVER EVER like one direction! - dangergurl

Really Below Skrillex
Skrillex Is Bearable And Tolerable Listen To
One Direction On The Other Hand Is Unbearable

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4 The Jonas Brothers The Jonas Brothers

Yikes. I love both Metallica and Nirvana and sadly have to agree that they are overrated, but they are anything but the worst. And to even put classics like Queen and Zeppelin on this list is just insane. How can you trash on them when they are the founding fathers of rock? People that should be at the top of this list are Lil Wayne, kesha, nickelback, Linkin Park, and selena gomez.

When it asks for a reason for why you want to thumbs down a comment and there is no because of down syndrome, hardly overrated, there rated highly because they're gods and even suggesting Linkin Park be on this list is reason enough for me to nail your ball sack to a race car and making it go

WHAT THE HELL ARE NIRvANA EVEN DOING ON THIS LIST!? , but the jonas brothers suck, they are very bad and are terrible live.

They Should Be Number One They Make Me Want To Blow My Head Off Along With TRhe Naked Idiot Band Metallica Should Not Be On Here They Should Be On Top Ten Best Artists Ever - MetClub123

I agree they were bad

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5 LMFAO LMFAO LMFAO was an American hip hop-electronic dance music duo consisting of uncle and nephew Redfoo and SkyBlu.

One of the guy's hair is all poofy and ugly!

Their songs are so annoying

6 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.

This is music that is just for stupid people who want something commercial... If you like her, you are retarded
Why the hell is Nirvana, Metallica, Queen, Led Zeppelin and Lynyrd Skynyrd in this list? Some idiots have a really bad taste in music - rock2metal

Bad music, and why does anyone think she is pretty just boggles the mind!

She just suck! What can she do? Nothing'...

If she wasnt pretty no one would care about her, she can't sing, can't dance and can't write songs... She sucks!

7 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.

Wannabe Lady Gaga

Tries to get all the attention by acting like an idiot. 5 years ago, she was okay with uplifting songs like "The Climb" but I now I think she is the most retarded and stupid person ever. She needs to grow a brain. - CrimsonRayzr

"I wish I were never on Disney."

That shows how stupid she is. Here's why:
She's saying that she wish she weren't on Disney, her first channel, which lead her to a larger career and fan base, fans that are idiots. So, she's saying that she would never want to be famous, technically. Great job, Miley. A 5th grader knows more than a 20 year old. - maddyparrot22

At first she was ok but now she is disgusting and weird

Nepotism made this b**** famous.. Just!

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8 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 more.

He is a disgrace to hip hop/rap. He should be working at burger king


I get it, Justin Bieber and One Direction are both awful, but come on. He makes no sense, has no meaning, and raps about whores, money, drugs and stupidity. I swear to God, him, Drake, Minaj, and all the "wonderful" people at YM Records need to go shut the place down. OR I WILL.

9 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.

Put her in number one. She is not only a disgrace to music but to humanity itself. She is ugly and talentless, not to mention she can't write good lyrics to save her life. They literally took the worst musician they could find and they made her famous. Today's music culture is in the garbage. I saw a list by a stupid magazine called Stereogum, where they made a list of the worst musicians, putting Kansas and Mick Jagger on it. If this talentless chimpanzee (no offense to chimpanzees) is considered a good musician, then I have lost my hopes in humanity. Let's hope that one day we get good artists back.

I kid you not, listening to 'stupid hoe' should be a form of torture

She's not an artist she's a talentless porn star enough said

Nicki minaj is worse than jb.

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10 Blood on the Dance Floor Blood on the Dance Floor Blood on the Dance Floor is an American scene duo currently consisting of Dahvie Vanity and Fallon Vendetta that formed in 2006. Former members include Jayy von Monroe (2009-2016) and Garrett Ecstasy (2009). All of them provided vocals to the project. more.

Jesus they suck ass

Oh god. these people suck.

The Contenders

11 Naked Bothers Band

Awesome great perfect wonderful they're in the list! Yay! I'm so happy about it that they're in the list! But they should've been number two!,!

These guys don't even exist anymore. NBB is no good, but all these other people are great! - YumWaffles

Their music sucks, their T.V. show make me vomit, nbb are simply the worst!

12 Kidz Bop

Unlike the good bands and artists on this list kids bop should be #1 (no it's not hashtag 1, it's number one) they have no talent whatsoever they butcher other songs and can't come up with their own music. Those kids and their managers need to be blown up by a nuclear bomb now before they release their 26th album. Kill Kidz bop before it's too late

Ugh I just can't stand them they just drive me nuts. I mean if you're going to sing covers, at leat make them good, or you may as well go back to singing the itsy bitsy spider

13 Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel are a pop rock band from Magdeburg, Germany, consisting of Bill Kaulitz (singer), Tom Kaulitz (guitar), Gustav Schäfer (drums) and Georg Listing (keyboards, bass) that formed in 2001. more.

His name is bill... How do you not know? He has an identical twin... Who is a boy! If he were a girl... He'd be a fraternal twin because there is obviously SOMETHING different.

14 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.

She ruined everything Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Green Day, and Weezer did to bring music back to its pure state with her candy pop that only 10 year old girls listen to! I can't believe Bono and Kurt made the list! They write MUSIC! That is something Britney Spears doesn't know about and NEVER WILL!


15 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 more.
16 Crazy Frog

As this artist soul intention is to annoy putting him here is almost a compliment

HOW IS Metallica WORSE THAN CRAZY FROG? - christangrant

17 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.

I used to like this chick, but... She said some mean crap to me on Instagram.

Can't act can't sing can't stop cheating on boyfriend that's all you need to know

18 Silento Silento
19 50 Cent 50 Cent Curtis James Jackson III, better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper, actor, entrepreneur, investor, record, film, and television producer.


20 Bono Bono Paul David Hewson, known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist. His original nickname was Bono Vox which means "big voice".

I like his music but he's kinda a jerk

21 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.
22 Backstreet Boys Backstreet Boys

Backstreet Boys are the best Gangster Rap Crew ever lived on earth and moon. Who the hell voted this brilliant Hardcore Gangster Rap Crew on this list is an absolutely uneducated human being. Even 2Pac said about Backstreet Boys: "Backstreet Boys? Yes amazing dudes! ". He said that about this Boys because he knew good Gangster Rap!

Angry greetings,
Shlomo Chaim Apelbaum

23 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.

Everything Gaga does someone did before, mainly Madonna

She's ok I guess I don't mind her


24 The Spice Girls

I would love to hate on Michael Jackson for being a horrible untalented overrated singer and the jonas brothers for the same reasons but if your talking worsts then you have to say it's the spice girls. There by far the worst group of all time.. - Chris-1

25 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.

Worst singer ever. You should be in top 1!

Anybody who knows something about music could understand that Selena is not a good singer. OK, she is pretty and she has done great jop in her acting career but she would never be a good singer.

26 Brokencyde Brokencyde Brokencyde is an American crunkcore musical group from Albuquerque, New Mexico, founded in 2006. The group's lineup consists of David "Se7en" Gallegos and Michael "Mikl" Shea, and musically are one of the founding groups in the crunkcore genre, which is crunk hip-hop with screamed vocals.
27 Rick Ross Rick Ross William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper and entrepreneur .

Heard he said in a magazine interview that he was gay while in jail, not that there's anything wrong with that.

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.
29 The Chainsmokers The Chainsmokers
30 T-Pain T-Pain Faheem Rashad Najm, better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an American recording artist and music producer from Tallahassee, Florida. V 1 Comment
31 Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain was born February 20, 1967, in Aberdeen, Washington. In 1987, he started the grunge band Nirvana. He was a talented yet troubled grunge performer. Kurt Cobain became a rock legend in the 1990s with his band. He committed suicide at his Seattle home in 1994.

He shouldn't be on this list he is awesome he is the last real rock star

Terrible so-called "singer. " He screamed in a pathetic whiny voice and couldn't sing to save his pathetic, drug-fueled life.

32 Nirvana Nirvana Nirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. more.

No way should they be on this list let alone 15th smells like teen spirit, heart shaped box and breed are some of the greatest songs ever and anyone who has voted them up is a complete moron who knows nothing about music

Why are people voting for them? Kurt Cobain didn't even want the fame he is getting blamed for!

Really? The guys that brought grunge to the mainstream and became the band of the 90s in the process?

Finally, someone realizes their useless music. Radiohead and A.I.C. would've gotten all the fame Nirvana did if they committed suicide while on a huge tour.

They may of got the fame if they were even slightly as good as the greatest grunge band ever

33 Mariah Carey Mariah Carey Mariah Carey, born March 27, 1970, 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.

Who on earth put the world's greatest female singer up here?!?! Are you high?!?!? Mariah Carey is an AMAZING singer. She does NOT belong ANYWHERE NEAR this list!

34 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model.
35 Robin Thicke Robin Thicke

Robin Thicke is also an amazing Gangster Rap Artist but his Bronx Type flow is pretty annoying, that's why I absolutely agree he is on this list.

Music Expert Greetings,
Shlomo Chaim Aplebaum

36 Flo Rida Flo Rida Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida is an American hip hop recording artist from Carol City, Florida.
37 Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of Robert Plant (Vocal), Jimmy Page (Guitar), John Paul Jones (Bass, Keyboard) and John Bonham (Drums). The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, has earned them recognition more.

The fact that LZ is on here makes me question humanity.

38 Queen Queen Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970. Members were Freddie Mercury (Vocals and Piano), Brian May (Guitar, Vocals), Roger Taylor (Drums, Vocals), and John Deacon (Bass Guitar, Vocals). Before forming into Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor had played together in a band named Smile. Freddie Mercury more.

I worry for the humanity of whoever put Queen on this list. This is good classic rock. You need your mind checked.

Queen are the greatest band ever, I hate that so many trolls use this list

39 Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, and songwriter born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana and passed away on June 25, 2009. He donated (at least) a remarkable 500,000,000 dollars to charity. Michael is also known as The King of Pop (a title given to him by Elizabeth Taylor) or under more.

What Michael Jackson doing on this list? Dude, he's best of the best, duh

This dude is overrated. He's like the JB of the 80s/90s. His voice sounds like a British transgendered woman. And he's horrible at everything he does except dancing.

40 Justin Timberlake Justin Timberlake
41 Don Omar

I'm a proud Puertorican male and it bothers me to hear these supposed artists whom consider themselves musicians, songwriters etc. Even get air play. This Genre of "Reggaeton" is an embarrassment to real latin artists with real talent. I consider this Genre noise pollution. There is no creativity with music hear at all, Zero. Don Omar takes credit and is recognized as the pioneer of this movement so he gets the title of Worst Artist by default. Daddy Yankee, DON OMAR AND THE REST OF THESE CLOWNS. All they did was take a Reggae Beat and rap to it. That's it that's all they did. Where is the talent in that? True Artists from the island that I love are El Gran Combo, Tito Rojas, Hector Lavoe and countless others. They are true artists in every sense of the word. That Genre is called Salsa and that is something that we should be proud of.

42 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.

I can't stand her AT ALL. Nearly every girl or woman likes her which is just stupid. All of her songs have the same theme and she's insanely overrated.

I'm a girl and I have to agree. She's very pretty and she does have a good singing voice, but she's just not creative in her music. It seems like break ups are all she ever sings about, which does get old after a while, making her hard to listen to. I think she's pretty and nice and all, but I am NOT a Taylor Swift fan. Not of her music.

I Expected to see this a little bit higher than here 'cause this girl sings live like like something is stepping on a throat, she's just a drama, not a singer.

43 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.

How can you have all these great artists - Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Queen, and so on - and have Katy Perry be so low? That's like burning all the great, influential books you come in contact with and choosing to read Twilight. There's just no life put into the finished product, it's just all for money and fame. - d3bates

Katy Perry your movie is totaly fake you do not live in a fairy tale. You are a good singer but I hate you

Totally she is a true Christian, gospel, pop-metal and pop rock
All of these good singers and bands and tottaly is JB is a stupid and a b---h - Tifficulty

44 Fall Out Boy Fall Out Boy Fall Out Boy is an American pop rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley.

They clearly don't belong on this list.

...Remind me why Fall Out Boy is here? You can't. Because they're amazing.

This list is completely ruined by trolls

What are they doing here?

45 Drake Drake Aubrey Drake Graham, known professionally as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor, born and raised in Toronto, Ontario.

Drake is just an cheap copy of Lenny Kravitz. Same flow, same bull texts, same skin color. Everything the same.

Drake, you did NOT start from the bottom!

46 Daddy Yankee Daddy Yankee Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez, known by his stage name Daddy Yankee, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, actor and record producer.

It's not even an artist. - JoeEphgrave

47 Freddie Mercury Freddie Mercury Freddie Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara, 5th September 1946 - 24th November 1991) was a Zanzibari-born British singer of Indian descent, songwriter and record producer, known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the British rock band Queen. He also became known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave more.

How. how. how how how how can Freddy be on this list. he is a legend.

I don't think you even know who he is I mean how could he is the greatest singer and performer ever

48 Kylie Minogue Kylie Minogue
49 HIM HIM HIM is a rock band from Helsinki, Finland. The band was formed in 1992 by vocalist Ville Valo, and bassist Mikko "Migé" Paananen, under the name His Infernal Majesty.

I like wings of a butterfly and buried alive by love but I can see why others might not they're a bit cheesy

50 Belanova

Who the hell? Sounds like a Toilet paper brand!

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