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Hey all the haters if you hate Skrillex no problem I have a challenge open your computer download a DAW and make a song. - Ankush12
I knew someone who'd been around 'Skrillex' (he wasn't called that at the time) when he was a punk dweeb on the Warped tour some years back. This friend stated that you DID NOT want to have an original idea around him...because he'd steal it! I buy that assessment, given that everything he does sounds like the same mess rehashed, and most anything you hear out of him can be traced back to some earlier techno source. No talent + money = success? It shouldn't.
He has some of the weirdest sounds and beats but just makes it look terrible - CoolCat999
Annoying and weird dubstep sounds that makes me lose IQ. His music also spawned some of the worst YouTube intros ever (especially Minecraft intros). - MChkflaguard_YtV 19 Comments
At least Avicii and David Guetta are taking music seriously. All Chainsmokers do is make jokes songs.
For the record Selfie is THE WORST song on earth.
Watch "how every chainsmokers song is made" on youtube. It exposes them for the talentless losers they are.
Selfie is the worst song yes, but the rest of their songs are so much better. Listen to Roses, New York City, etc., you won't regret it.
I don't get why everyone always hates them... - Monkeywolf228V 15 Comments
Are you serious? Knife Party is pretty awesome. Their songs are pretty cool. what I think that most people don't like about them is that some of their songs are really not that appropriate. Like "Internet Friends". I guess it is ok...but it is all like "You blocked me on Facebook, and now, your gonna die". It kinda freaked me out, and now, don't block people on Facebook.
This band is awesome - the_stig2
Get them off this list. Now - wrests
The heck Knife party is awesome. They are my favourite dubstep musicians and they are the only awesome dubstep artists that are kinda popular. Skrillex is not bad but he is overrated and he is not that good but not horrible. Bossfight and Dex Arson are also awesome but they aren't well known. Knife Party are the best Dubstep music artists.-TheCoolGuy1V 5 Comments
Most of his songs are good, but some times he did not give credit to the singers of the song like Lay Me Down and Addicted to you... ,he thinks that the songs are good only because of him, not by singers!.. That I really don't like. - glambert
You have to be kidding. Avicii NUMBER 2. Tracks like Levels, Seek Bromance, I Could Be The One and Wake Me Up are all amazing. After he released True he did start to go downhill with track like Waiting For Love but no way is he number 2 worst - OrangeCookie
Avicii is basically pop that's been sneaked into the electronic list. - PositronWildhawk
Rip... And I don't think he was that bad... Wake me up is great in my opinion. - Monkeywolf228V 10 Comments
Not only bad music, also horrible people.
How Skrillex is above these guys I'll never know.
Not number 1! Is Skrillex really that bad? - ProPanda
They make Skrillex look like a total prodigy.V 12 Comments
This has nothing to do with anything, but I like his cat. It looks soft. - RiverClanRocks
Ah, the days when he deserved to be as high as possible. - ProPanda
Can Calvin Harris really be called a DJ anymore?
He ruined edmV 1 Comment
He destroyed House, at least we still have Trance.
Dude, this guy sucks the ass. Ugh, worse than Skrillex.
This guy should be competing with skrillex for the top rank. YOU SUCK
I would rather 'Drink Piss Outta Helmet' than listen to him...V 14 Comments
The whole Forza Horizon soundtrack is pure garbage. - SelfDestruct
He ain't Fresh! Enough Said...
His next song, Temple, was a flop on the Billboard Hot Dance/Electronic Charts. Thanks America
Also, Harlem Shake was a thing.
His songs are pretty annoying...take Harlem Shake as an example
Now that his star has fallen so much that he is reduced to just being the opening act for Deadmau5 he qualifies to be on this list and is by far the worst at anything he does. Need I say more?
Why do you assume we are all "guys"? You must are a sexist.
Guys! Rick Ross is a rapper not an electronic music artist!
By the way, he is very awesome! - SelfDestruct
Okay, U.O.E.N.O. was terrible, but... WHAT? - Zach808
Why is this sorry excuse for a DJ below F Buttons, who are awesome? - WonkeyDude98
People are most likely only voting this because of the explicit name. Surf Solar is a banger, and ya'll are huge prudes. - djpenquin999
I really don't get why they're so high.
One of their songs ruined Forza Horizon for me - SelfDestruct
No, they are great. - 445956
The worst. Quite actually, the worst. - WonkeyDude98
Basically sex relayed stuff mixed with the WORST drops I've ever heard. Deserves #1 and there's no way anyone should listen to him without having a seizure...ughh - DankGodX
He adds way to much sex affiliated stuff into his songs. Otherwise, he's really good with dubstep.
But lay down a little bit on sex in dubstep I mean it's fine but not so much of it..
This shouldn't be on here - BrotherOfWolves001
This dude's songs are so overrated and they're not even that good to be honest!
His music is just good enough said
His songs are all the same. Has only produced 1 or 2 good songs so far. - MChkflaguard_Yt
When the olden days hit you,you have to make some overfilled record with a few buzz basses and some very high pitched vocals. Even when he rolls back to his signature style it’s always flying back to the buzz basses. I’m not saying he can’t make decent music,but it’s essentially being overrated WAY too high.
His new Joytime albums have just been crammed with the same rubbish he’s made for years,and when style reverting goes far,this is a result.
A DJ who can’t be asked to show his face.
Stupid song for all time in electro by his - belarbi
There monstercat releases where actually really good
How and why is Kylie Minogue, who has a fantastic vocal ability, on this list? - mholland1997
Hard to imagine anything worse than this "sound" which is really just "noise'
DJ Khaled is a poser! He probably wouldn't have gotten that undeserved fame if he didn't rely on big-name artists to get him anywhere. This guy makes more in one gig than more talented and hardworking DJs make in their lifetimes. Will there be justice for this guy soon?
I don't like him. But he isn't even an electronic artist/ - Monkeywolf228
He's not a dj
He doesn’t even dj
How is he even on the the worst list, he is one of the best
People only hating cause they don't even understand his genre. *sigh* Oh well.
PositronWildhawk disapproves. - RiverClanRocks
He only brought hate into edm nothing else, he has one half decent song and be calls himself the giat haha what a moronV 16 Comments
Why is he on this list m8
No this guy is good. - DarkBoi-X
Overrated - Oscarboi
Belgium exports its industrial waste. These morons wouldn't even recognize a good song if it bit them in the ass. Give them a good song and they're bound to ruin it beyond imagination.
Lost my faith in humanity now because Dimitri Trash & Like Ass are not number 1 for Worst Edm Artists. - ShaunnyB0y
They suck. screaming into the mic every time the bass drops. Terrible
What? You don't even know what music is! These guys are amazing!
Listen to Feel Good Inc, On Melancholy Hill, Clint Eastwood. Then you will think twice!
Since when was gorillaz edm
They left hardstyle and a lot of them don't like that change.
He shouldn't even be on here he's the best in my opinion - Subs1997
They are just blood on the dance floor 2.0 in think because they formed in 2006 whereas BOTDF formed in 2007 so I don't know which one is the main rip off I know both are terrible
Nah, they're pretty okay.
He is the best electronic artist around try making a song like faded without troule.
Just the worst, period.
He is not an electro artist. - SelfDestruct
Even after his past (and somehow big) career in 2014, this guy still doesn't get that making a slightly slower or faster version of his old beat is not going to make it different.
Like DoubleAgent said, "Every song of his is absolute garbage. Every. Single. One. I will not bring myself to enjoy one of the detestible, low quality, generic beats that this guy refers to as music."
MUSTARD ON THE BEAT HO - venomouskillingmachine
I can't STOP
What is this? - JolteonIsAwesome
Daft Punk is the winner of the Best Album of the Year Grammy Award, and Get Lucky (though a little boring) is the Record of the Year. The band is excellent, as well as most of the artists on this list. - keyson
What? Daft Punk is awesome! - CoolCat999
Yet another troll item. You gotta expect them everywhere on the internet - SpectralOwl
Who put Daft Punk on here? They're amazing.V 3 Comments
Apparently his best song ever is also the crappiest one ever!
Get the legend off of this list! - PhoenixAura81
Doesn't make its own tracks, is 50 and still spinning some records on pool partys.V 1 Comment
No - Phantasian
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