Top Ten Worst Musicians of 2014

The Top Ten

1 Arianna Grande

Come on! Ariana is number 1? She has actual vocal talent and has yet to become a fully mature artist (which hopefully she will and not another sexy product). She might've been inescapable this year and had some mediocre songs, but there was far worse. Iggy Azalea, Nicki Minaj, Meghan Trainor, Katy Perry, Chris Brown, Jason Derulo, MAGIC!, Taylor Swift, Maroon V, and plenty of other artists I can't think of at the moment all had much worse music.

Ugh, her voice is way too high! - NerdyPweeps

It's ARIANA not ARIANNA. I don't hate celebrities because they are normal people like us, but she's my least favorite singer

I love the way Arianna sounds when she sings, but OH MY GOSH her speaking voice is so annoying. - RockFashionista

2 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada and is Christian. He is the son of author Pattie Mallette. more.

He's a douche bag. I'm so glad he moved to Canada! - NerdyPweeps

She is a disgrace to humanity! - BattleForDreamIslandLists

Find the grammar mistake:he's (Justin Beiber) is the worst singer ever. and the answer is:its not he its she his name should be Justine or something - simpsondude

Be on the lookout everyone. A Skrillex song featuring Justin Bieber is in the Billboard top 40 right now.

3 Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Onika Tanya Maraj, known professionally as Nicki Minaj (born December 8, 1982) is a Trinidadian/American rapper / pop music artist. Minaj is most known for her songs such as "Anaconda", "Only", "Truffle Butter", "Super Bass" and "Stupid Hoe". more.

Did Justin Bieber even release anything this year? He's been easy to avoid.

Meanwhile, Anaconda continues to torture our ears, as well as take a massive dump on Baby Got Back. Looks like Nicki still sucks.

Nicki minaj sucks and she should just go to jail

She needs to go away. Most annoying rapper in the planet. - HappyFlower

Nicki Minaj is amazing and so some of her stuff isn't all that great but she puts her heart and soul into some of her work, have you heard her song Grand Piano? Probably not. Go look it up. She actually sings and talks about her relationship. Or pills and potions. Leave her alone. I want to see you do any better

4 Chris Brown Chris Brown Christopher Maurice "Chris" Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows from a young age. He is most well known for his physical assault towards the singer Rihanna in more.

I really don't get why Justin Bieber's still on top of this list. He hasn't released a single song since last year, and I haven't heard anything about him for months now.

Chris Brown, on the other hand, has released 2 awful hit singles, as well as possibly the worst album of the year. And there's also the fact that he's still getting arrested like a dumbass, but gets off easy anyways because hey, he's a celebrity.

Am I the first one to post something here!? HE'S A SNOBBY JERK! - MiraiNikkiYunoGasai

You just put him here because he beat up Rihanna - MyRockets345

This guy is such a moron, and his fans too - BlueDiamondFromNowhere

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5 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, born June 7, 1990 known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model.

YES! When she sings its more like shes talking to a bunch of crappy music than actually singing. Iggy Azalea is definitely number 1.

Ariana might've been inescapable this year, but at least she has actual talent and is still growing as an artist. Iggy on the other hand (despite being okay on Problem) is completely artificial and talentless. WHY WHY WHY WHY WHY was Fancy the smash of the summer?! Being outdone and less memorable by the featured artist on her own song? That proves how weak she is.

Yet again the worst artist are the one selling the most records

She sounds so annoying. She is like the white nick minaj - CoolCat999

6 Robin Thicke Robin Thicke Robin Charles Thicke is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Thicke has worked with numerous artists.
7 Miley Cyrus Miley Cyrus Miley Ray Hemsworth (born Destiny Hope Cyrus), known as Miley Cyrus, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She was born on November 23, 1992, in Franklin, Tennessee, to Tish Cyrus and Billy Ray Cyrus. Her voice type is Mezzo-Soprano and has 4 octaves. She became a teen idol starring as the more.

The worst part about Miley is that her voice isn't atrocious. She ruined her reputation with her behaviour and appearance. I know she was dying out, but she could've had a hit song without all of the crazy acts. I know that her voice is nothing outstanding, but she could've been one of the least annoying pop stars today. I know that she was growing up, but there are better ways to show it.

However, some of her music is perfectly fine. She should just turn around this attention act, and surprise everyone.

Miley DID have a hit song. 2 of them in 2013, in fact. Granted they both sucked, but it's still 2 more hits than she would've had otherwise. No one cares about Hannah Montana anymore.

Still gets my vote for the atrocity that was Adore You, though.

Miley used to have a bit of talent. Now she's a boozed-up, worn-out, ten cent crack whore. Ariana Grande is actually an amazing singer and John Legend doesn't belong here

She's idiotic and stupid slut. - MiraiNikkiYunoGasai

8 Debby Ryan Debby Ryan Deborah Ann "Debby" Ryan is an American actress, director, and singer. Ryan is known for starring as Jessie Prescott in the Disney Channel Original Series Jessie and as Bailey Pickett in Disney Channel's The Suite Life on Deck.

Her voice sounds so whiny like she's about to cry or something - BangkokIsFunny

She tries too hard to be Selena Gomez - MorganChambz

9 Idina Menzel Idina Menzel Idina Kim Menzel is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. Menzel rose to prominence when she originated the role of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent. Her performance earned her a Tony Award nomination in 1996. She reprised the role in the musical's 2005 film adaptation.

Totally with you random person. I hate the song too. It's so overrated. I know most people love it but it just really gets on my nerves. Oh and can I just say most of the artists on this list are some of the best, just saying

She's an annoying idiot, making let it go. - MiraiNikkiYunoGasai

It should have been named " turn it off! "

Indina fans, let me ask you this. Would you even know who Indina is if it weren't for Frozen? I'm going to answer that for you. No. You wouldn't. She would just be another nobody if it weren't for the atrocious "Let it Go."

As for the song, it's a horrifying piece of nonsense to be this popular. The vocals are terrible, Indina's voice is just to annoying to hold long notes like that. It's not the worst song ever, but it's definitely up there.

Indina is just another one hit wonder that won't go away. She is another Psy, or even worse. Don't worry, nobody will know what Frozen even is in a few long, hard years.

10 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison 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 a documentary about more.

The only thing she even talks about is her failed relationships! The other day, she waved at a guy, but he didn't wave back. I'm just patiently waiting for that new album to come out.

Ok, who was the idiot that wrote that Taylor Swift is a porn star? - tornadoeater

Taylor swift is a really good singer ps. You are the best singer��"�

The Contenders

11 Sage the Gemini Sage the Gemini Sage the Gemini is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer from Fairfield, California. He is probably most well known for being featured on the Flo Rida song "GDFR."

Rappers are absolutely not musicians.

12 Rick Ross Rick Ross William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper and entrepreneur.

Not a singer or musician, just a fat fool.

13 Dove Cameron Dove Cameron Dove Cameron is an American actress and singer. She is known for playing a dual role as both title characters in the Disney Channel teen sitcom Liv and Maddie.

I think this girl is an actress, but yeah. Her voice is annoying.

She tries too hard to be Ariana Grande. - MorganChambz

She's the next annoyriana annoyingde - BangkokIsFunny

14 Jon Legend

All of me is the worst song ever

By the way who is Jon Legend? I've heard of John Legend who singed a beautiful song "All Of Me" Did you mean Him? - glambert

All of Me was his weakest song. He's very talented and has and can do much better.

He is amazing! He should not be on this list.

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15 Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. more.

Again, I hate Lady Gaga. - funnyuser

She was great, but then she released ARTPOP, a electronic mainstream album justy like everybody is doing today, and seeling her as a slut. Just stupid. Music today SUCKS

16 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.

I don't think you can call rappers musicians, but whatever since 50 Cent is the most popular he gets my vote but they should all be stopped.

I hate his song "down on me" - MiraiNikkiYunoGasai

If you can even call rappers musicians

17 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. Before he became a household name and the artist he is today, he was 1 quarter of the southern rap group The Hot Boys, more.

His voice is too annoying for any sort of what you might call music. He should be chopped up and put into a giant blender along with Justin beiber and Kanye west.

Stop it he doesn't deserve to be on this list haters

18 Demi Lovato Demi Lovato Demetria Devonne "Demi" Lovato is an American singer, songwriter and actress. After appearing on the children's television series Barney & Friends as a child, she received her breakthrough role as Mitchie Torres in the Disney Channel television film Camp Rock and its sequel Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam. more.

Why is Demi on this list?

19 Jay-Z Jay-Z Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name JAY-Z, is an American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur and investor born on December 4, 1969 in Brooklyn, New York. He is best known for his albums Reasonable Doubt, The Blueprint, and The Black Album. He is considered to be one of the best rappers of more.
20 PSY PSY Park Jae-sang, better known by his stage name Psy, stylized PSY, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer and rapper.

Psy is your perfect example of a one hit wonder. He had his fifteen minutes of fame, and now his time is up. There is no WAY in hell that anybody will listen to his music and take it seriously. I don't even think that anybody listens to Gangnam Style anymore. He also trash talked Americans, so that lowers the chance that anybody here will listen to him.

As for his music, it's terrible. It is repetitive, annoying and sounds all the same. Like some other people said, Gangnam Style was only popular because of the stupid dance. Psy will never be popular again, and Gangnam Style will only be a forgotten one hit wonder of the past.

I only liked Gangnam Style (when it first came out and before everyone kept singing and dancing to it and made it annoying) and a little bit of Gentleman, but WHAT was he smoking when he made Hangover with Snoop Dog. It didn't even have the famous signature dance moves. :( - NerdyPweeps

21 Far Too Loud

Their music is unbearably far too loud. Don't believe me? Listen to Lightbringer and you will understand why. - SelfDestruct

22 Rebecca Black Rebecca Black Rebecca Black is a YouTube personality and singer who's infamous for her single "Friday," which was once the most disliked video on YouTube. She has also released other songs, including "My Moment" and "Saturday".
23 Adele Adele Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer and songwriter. Graduating from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in 2006, Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace the same year. She is best known with her international hit singles more.
24 Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He was born in Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk.

You are great song writer

25 Jackie Evancho Jackie Evancho Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho (born April 9, 2000) is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and seven albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts. Evancho's 2017 album, Two Hearts, more.

I can't believe there is really somebody left on the entire planet so stupid as to still think that Jaki Evancho was lip-singing on Americas got talent.

Somehow acquired an obsessive stalker who tracks her on top tens. Guess who?

This is an atrocity. Even if one does not like her songs, one has to give her props for her incredible voice. - BobG

26 Lorde Lorde Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor, better known by her stage name Lorde, is a New Zealand singer-songwriter.

I want to like Lorde, but I'm just not into her music.

She's actually a talented singer. What songs of hers have you heard besides team and royals?

27 Charli XCX Charli XCX Charlotte Emma Aitchison, better known by her stage name Charli XCX, is an English singer and songwriter.

Her voice is so annoying! I hate that boom clap garbage. - HappyFlower

28 Zendaya Zendaya
29 Bella Thorne Bella Thorne Annabella Avery "Bella" Thorne is an American actress, writer, model and singer, released EP "Jersey" in 2014. Best known for "Shake It Up!" 2010-2013. Has starred in "Blended", "The Frog Kingdom", "The Duff", "Big Sky", "Ratchet & Clank", "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" more.
30 Bridgit Mendler Bridgit Mendler Bridgit Claire Mendler is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. In 2004, she began her career in the animated Indian film The Legend of Buddha.
31 Enrique Iglesias Enrique Iglesias Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler, known professionally as Enrique Iglesias, is a Spanish singer, songwriter, record producer and actor.
32 Carly Rae Jepsen Carly Rae Jepsen Carly Rae Jepsen is a Canadian singer and songwriter from Mission, British Columbia, and later based in Vancouver.
33 Jessica Sanchez Jessica Sanchez
34 Willow Smith Willow Smith Willow Camille Reign Smith, known professionally as Willow, is an American singer, actress and dancer.

Did she even release ANY music this year? - Turkeyasylum

I whip my hair back and forth (18 times)
Audience: My ears are bleeding!

I am Me and 21st Century Girl are good songs I whip my hair means I don't know what to do in life. -_-'

35 Jaden Smith Jaden Smith
36 Britney Spears Britney Spears Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer and actress who was born in McComb, Mississippi, and grew up 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 more.

I think she retired from music. Her songs from 3+ years ago are still fun to listen to though.

Why is she still around?

37 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 sings in alto. She is best known for her role as Alex Russo in Wizards of Waverly Place.

At least The Heart Wants What It Wants was actually personal for her and devoid of many of the horrible trends this year.

38 Shakira Shakira Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian-Spanish singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.
39 Christina Aguilera Christina Aguilera Christina María Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known for songs such as "Beautiful", "Genie In A Bottle", "Fighter", "Hurt", "Dirrty", "Your Body", "Lady Marmalade", "Reflection", "I Turn To You", "Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)" "What A Girl Wants" and more.
40 Deadmau5 Deadmau5 Joel Thomas Zimmerman (a.k.a. deadmau5) is a Canadian DJ producer, formerly a web developer, who produces a wide variety of electronic musical genres, such as electro and dubstep, but is best known for popularizing work in the areas of progressive house and electrohouse, along with the genres themselves. more.

Deserves a lot of credit for helping out Rick ross by allowing him to be the opening act on the upcoming world tour, otherwise Ross just end up back as a prison guard.

41 Jessica Simpson Jessica Simpson Jessica Ann Simpson is an American singer, songwriter, actress, reality television personality and fashion designer who made her debut in 1999. Since that time, Simpson has made many recordings, starred in several television shows, movies and commercials, launched a line of hair and beauty products, more.
42 Ashlee Simpson Ashlee Simpson Ashley Nicolle Næss, known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and media personality.
43 Rihanna Rihanna Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian-American 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.

She should be first

44 Beyonce Beyonce Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, is an American singer and actress, who started out in the popular pop/r&b girl group Destiny's Child. They had multiple top 5 hits such as "No, No, No", "Say My Name", "Bills, Bills, Bills", "Survivor", "Independent Women", "Bootylicious", and "Jumpin', Jumpin" from more.
45 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.
46 Justin Timberlake Justin Timberlake Justin Randall Timberlake is an American singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, and record producer. Born and raised in Tennessee, he appeared on the television shows Star Search and The All-New Mickey Mouse Club as a child.
47 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 she is "well known" for her over-the-top more.
48 Carrie Underwood Carrie Underwood Carrie Marie Underwood is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame as the winner of the fourth season of American Idol, in 2005. Her debut album, Some Hearts, was released in 2005.
49 Cheryl Cole Cheryl Cole Cheryl Ann Tweedy (formerly Cheryl Cole, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini) known as Cheryl is an English singer, dancer, and television personality. She rose to fame in late 2002 as a member of girl group Girls Aloud on ITV's Popstars: The Rivals, and stayed with the group until they split up in 2013.
50 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.

This one? Happy happy happy I wanna kill myself

... I don't hate him... I just hate a certain song by him... - MiraiNikkiYunoGasai

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