Top 10 Worst Emo Bands

Emo bands that are questionably bad. Most of them suffer from either having a whiny vocalist or terrible lyrics. These are some of the worst bands from this foul and vile genre.

The Top Ten

1 Falling in Reverse Falling in Reverse Falling in Reverse is an American post hardcore band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2008, signed to Epitaph Records.

Ronnie Radke's one of the worst singers in his existences I'd argue that he's worse than Davhie from BOTFD. Along with that some of the worst lyrics ever made in history along with their boring as hell riffs. - SomePersonYouHate

2 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.

Should be #1 by a landslide

Eh FIR is far worse. - SomePersonYouHate

3 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.
4 Black Veil Brides Black Veil Brides Black Veil Brides is an American rock band currently consisting of Andy Biersack (vocals), Jinxx (guitar), Jake Pitts (guitar), Christian Coma (drums) and Ashley Purdy (bass), that formed in 2006 in Ohio. more.

I'm pretty sure these guys are shock rock and not emo. Plus, they're not as bad as people make them out to be.

They honestly deserve all of the hate they get. - SomePersonYouHate

5 Sleeping with Sirens Sleeping with Sirens Sleeping with Sirens is an American Rock band from Orlando Florida. The band formed in 2009. SWS lead singer is Kellin Quinn

All of their songs are repetitive and stale as hell! - SomePersonYouHate

6 Hollywood Undead Hollywood Undead Hollywood Undead is an American rap rock band from Los Angeles, California, United States. They released their debut album, Swan Songs, on September 2, 2008, and their live CD/DVD Desperate Measures, on November 10, 2009. Their second studio album, American Tragedy, was released April 5, 2011. All of more.

Take the cringeyness of a already terrible emo band but add rap into the mix and you get this DISGRACE of a band. - SomePersonYouHate

They're not emo,they're Rap-Rock.Also I said maybe for Crunkcore because some people consider that but I don't.Crunkcore sucks though,don't know why many emo and scene kids used to like it when they were in that phase.-LitSavage

These guys are not emo.They're Rap Rock,Rapcore and maybe Crunkcore but not emo.Also these guys are really good.-LitSavage

7 Pierce the Veil Pierce the Veil Pierce the Veil is an American post-hardcore band from San Diego, California. Formed in 2006, the band was founded by brothers Vic and Mike Fuentes after the disbandment of the group Before Today, which was formed out of the San Diego punk rock scene.

Terrible in all of the worst aspects that you can think of. - SomePersonYouHate

8 Bullet for My Valentine Bullet for My Valentine Bullet for My Valentine are a Welsh metalcore/emo band from Bridgend, formed in 1998. The band is composed of Matthew Tuck (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Michael Paget (lead guitar, backing vocals), Michael Thomas (drums) and Jamie Mathias (bass guitar). Former members include Nick Crandle and Jason more.

I can't believe that I liked this band at one point... they're whiny and obnoxious as hell. - SomePersonYouHate

9 Escape the Fate Escape the Fate

*Facepalms hard* - SomePersonYouHate

10 Asking Alexandria Asking Alexandria Asking Alexandria are an English metalcore band from York, North Yorkshire formed initially in 2008 by lead guitarist Ben Bruce along with former lead singer Danny Worsnop, bassist Joe Lancaster, keyboardist and synth player Ryan Binns, and current members drummer James Cassells and rhythm guitarist more.

This wannabe Metal band tries so hard to be edgy and hip but fails miserably at that! - SomePersonYouHate

The Contenders

11 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.

This band sucks

All these lists saying this is an emo band are so retarded.

1. They aren't emo.

2. It's not a band. IT'S A DUO!

12 Panic! at the Disco Panic! at the Disco Panic! at the Disco is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 and featuring the current lineup of vocalist Brendon Urie, accompanied on tour by bassist Dallon Weekes, guitarist Kenneth Harris, and drummer Dan Pawlovich.

Quite literally pop music. There is no difference between this and Katy Perry.

Panic at the Disco are not bad at all. In my opinion the songs are true art.


13 Of Mice & Men Of Mice & Men

Some of the most ear grating and obnoxious music ever produced by a BAND! - SomePersonYouHate

14 Paramore Paramore Paramore is an American rock band from Franklin, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band currently consists of lead vocalist Hayley Williams, guitarist Taylor York, and drummer Zac Farro.
15 Bring Me the Horizon Bring Me the Horizon Bring Me the Horizon is a British rock band from Sheffield, Yorkshire. Formed in 2004, the group currently consists of vocalist Oliver Sykes, guitarist Lee Malia, bassist Matt Kean, drummer Matt Nicholls, and keyboardist Jordan Fish. They are signed to RCA Records globally and Columbia Records exclusively more.

Bland, dull and devoid of anything even remotely creative! - SomePersonYouHate

16 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.

Most overrated band

17 My Chemical Romance My Chemical Romance My Chemical Romance was an American rock band from Jersey City, New Jersey, active from 2001 to 2013. For much of their career, the band consisted of lead vocalist Gerard Way, guitarists Ray Toro and Frank Iero, bassist Mikey Way, and drummer Bob Bryar.
18 Mayhem Mayhem Mayhem is a Norwegian black metal band formed in 1984 in Oslo, regarded as one of the pioneers of the Norwegian black metal scene. The band is also known for the infamous events surrounding them including the 1991 suicide of vocalist Dead (in which former guitarist Euronymous took pictures of Dead's more.

This band ISN'T Emo but they're garbage... - SomePersonYouHate

They suck but they're not emo.-LitSavage

19 Helloween Helloween Helloween is a German power metal band founded in 1984 in Hamburg, Northern Germany. The band is a pioneering force in the power metal genre, and their second and third studio albums, Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part I and Part II, are considered masterpieces of the genre.

What this is a thrash metal band not a emo band...

Actually they're power metal and not thrash but yeah they're definitely not Emo... - SomePersonYouHate

This band is NOT EMO. - SomePersonYouHate

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1. Falling in Reverse
2. Bullet for My Valentine
3. Hollywood Undead
1. Blood on the Dance Floor
2. Brokencyde
3. Asking Alexandria
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