Top Worst Music Producers


The Top Ten

1 DJ Mustard DJ Mustard Dijon Isaiah McFarlane, professionally known as DJ Mustard, is an American record producer, songwriter and DJ from Los Angeles, California.


DJ Mustard is the worst music producer ever! Even worse than Calvin Harris and David Guetta Combined!

"Hey Hey Hey Hey" That just drives me insane. - Mumbizz01

A name like that spells failure.

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2 Swizz Beatz

His beats suck and his "rapping" makes it even worse. I can't listen to any song he is a part of. - DaWyteNight

His beats suck!

3 David Guetta David Guetta Pierre David Guetta is a French DJ, songwriter, record producer and remixer who has sold over nine million albums and thirty million singles worldwide. In 2011, Guetta was voted as the number one DJ in the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs poll.

Eh, I like him. - Luckys

4 Mike-Will-Made-It

He never made it to being a good producer, but he made it to becoming one of the worst producers ever. - Swellow

Mike WiLL Made-It to being the worst producer of all time. - WonkeyDude98

Produced Rae Sremmurd, Miley Cyrus's newer stuff, and so many terrible rappers. Just the fact this guy is a producer and that Quincy Jones is also a producer is terrifying, Quincy Jones is the best producer! I hate DJ Mustard but this guy should be number one.

5 Mark Ronson Mark Ronson Mark Daniel Ronson is a British musician, DJ, singer, songwriter, and record producer. Although his debut album Here Comes the Fuzz failed to make an impact on the charts, his second album Version reached number two in the UK and included three top 10 singles.

Lol he's on the list! - MusicalPony


6 Jermaine Dupri

He ruined Mariah Carey's music!

7 Calvin Harris Calvin Harris Adam Richard Wiles, known professionally as Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, songwriter and remixer. He is known for his hit singles like Summer, This Is What You Came For and How Deep Is Love.

Bland and boring. Also, that picture... - Swellow

8 Max Martin

He's not as brilliant as R Kelly, that's for sure!

He ruined Taylor Swift.

9 Peer Van Mladen Peer Van Mladen Peer van Mladen (born May 3, 1989 in Belgrade, Republic of Serbia) has more than 8 million dollars in annual revenue and one of the most influential music producers.
10 DJ Khaled DJ Khaled Khaled Mohamed Khaled, known professionally as DJ Khaled, is an American record producer, radio personality, DJ and record label executive.

Does not do anything

Mixed feelings about him. - Luckys

This dude is actual crap. Shouldn't even be a producer

The Contenders

11 Murda Beatz
12 Rick Rubin Rick Rubin Frederick Jay "Rick" Rubin is an American record producer and former co-president of Columbia Records.

Responsible for the abominable, ear-bleeding mixing for Metallica's Death Magnetic. Now everybody's deaf.

Single handedly ruined Eminem

There are most albums that work with the loudness of Rick Rubin. Slayer, System Of A Down, Beastie Boys, Run D.M.C. Red Hot Chili Peppers, ZZ Top, Johnny Cash and Rage Against The Machine. But with Metallica and Black Sabbath, I just have a problem with them. - Mumbizz01

13 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.
14 Mike. E Clark
15 is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and actor known for being the lead vocalist in The Black Eyed Peas. He was born in Los Angeles, California. He has released several solo albums such as "Songs About Girls" and "Will Power" .
16 Ester Dean Ester Dean Esther Renay Dean, better known by her stage name Ester Dean, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.
17 Bob Rock Bob Rock Robert Jens "Bob" Rock is a Canadian musician, sound engineer, and record producer best known for producing rock bands and music artists such as The Tragically Hip, Aerosmith, The Cult, Bon Jovi, Mötley Crüe, 311, Metallica, Our Lady Peace, Bryan Adams, The Offspring, Michael Bublé, Black Veil Brides more.

He made St Anger the rubbish album it is. - IronSabbathPriest

18 Nic Nac
19 Scott Storch
20 The Chainsmokers The Chainsmokers The Chainsmokers are an American DJ and production duo consisting of Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. The EDM-pop duo achieved a breakthrough with their 2014 song "#Selfie", which was a top twenty single in several countries.
21 Patrice Wilson Patrice Wilson Patrice Wilson is a Nigerian-American musician who is best known for being the writer and producer of Rebecca Black's infamous song "Friday". His music has been negatively received, due to poor writing and use of AutoTune.

Aha,there he is! I can't forget his horrible panda disguise in "Chinese Food'.This man deserves to be banned. - Hellohi

Hey, at least Mike will or DJ Mustard didn't ruin an innocent girl's life - 445956

22 Diplo Diplo Thomas Wesley Pentz, better known by his stage name Diplo, is an American record producer, rapper, singer, songwriter and record executive based in Los Angeles, California.

I like him. - Luckys

23 Suge Knight

Responsible for the fall of N.W.A and miss treated employees of his recorded company - donovanthorn

24 Marshmello Marshmello
25 Naughty Boy

Who put him on here? - ProPanda

26 Dr. Luke

He deserves to rott in hell (in my personal opinion) for what he's done...but hey, I guess some people are just born terrible human beings. - Twixx

I hate him he's not even a real doctor he raped Kesha - Iamcool

27 Ron Browz

His "beats" sound like horrible noise

28 John Feldmann

The man that made Blink-182 a generic pop rock band. Please take him out of the picture.

29 Buck Nasty
30 Bruce Fairbairn
31 Def Jam
32 Bangladesh
33 Tay Keith
34 The-Dream The-Dream Terius Youngdell Nash, better known by his stage name The-Dream, is an American singer, songwriter and record producer.
35 Timbaland Timbaland Timothy Zachery "Tim" Mosley, known professionally as Timbaland, is an American record producer, singer, songwriter, rapper and DJ.
36 Pharrell Williams Pharrell Williams Pharrell Lanscilo Williams is an American singer, rapper, and record producer. Williams and Chad Hugo make up the record production duo the Neptunes, producing soul, hip hop and R&B music.
37 Zaytoven
38 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.
39 RedOne
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List Stats

100 votes
39 listings
4 years, 151 days old

Top Remixes

1. Swizz Beatz
2. Jermaine Dupri
3. David Guetta
1. DJ Mustard
2. Mike-Will-Made-It
3. Mark Ronson


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