Worst Pop Artists
The Top Ten
Justin Bieber just sounds like a 6-year-old girl. I don't understand any of his fans. And why bother making a movie about this guy?
I was in a party in our school (a year ago), once. I was there to change the song, CD, whatever. But then, ten girls wanted me to play Justin Bieber. I didn't know much about him, so I thought "OK". But after playing the song 3 seconds 20 people walked to my desk and desired changing the song with some swear words I'm not gonna repeat here. I changed the song.
And you call this music?!
Thank you finally this piece gets on one of these "worst of" lists thanks to all of you who voted for this cookie cutter pop scum bag. And I agree mj should definitely not be on this list.
He sucks ass and his music is total, incomparable crap. nevertheless, he has an army of fans who has crap where it used to be brain. he sounds like a 12-year-old girl and his lyrics are only for stupid teenage girls who dreams about love and other crap. so if I organize a party and you'll try to play Justin Bieber songs - get ready to get a bottle full of pee poured over your head.
Justin is completely auto tuned and he doesn't produce music! His fame comes from his face and that's it. He's highly overrated and shouldn't be nearly as popular as he is today to due his arrest records and felonies which sets a bad influence for kids these days! I cringe every time I have to hear this garbage they actually call music.
She is even worse than Justin Bieber. While many people on this list deserve to be here, Nicki Minaj is one of the worst I know of.
She's not only an insult to RAP culture, but also to the female gender and African American community. The worst part is she know it and she knowingly embraces it.
She is awful she is a little bit talented
And I am not just saying that because I hate her and her music. I really hate how much makeup she has to slather all over her "face". - LeiaSkywalker
Why would I want to hear an even worse version of already bad songs, or even good songs? How they have twenty something albums is just shameful
Ugh my cousin who is staying in my house for 2 weeks (7 yrs old) is listening to them nonstop - Luckys
They are considered one of the worst pop bands ever. I don't like how they ruin songs, I don't like their stupid outfits, awful voices, couldn't write songs, just stupid looking gangsters, they need to go to jail. Not my favorite. Boo Yoo!
Who buys this? Stop giving them money to make more!
Accept me for who I am, for I may be a little above average build and weight, but that's just me. Ask me for my number however and that's unnaceptable because that's how double standards work right? The absolute worst pop singer to have come crawling out of whatever hole this decade, maybe ever. Stupid lyrics, nasaly voice and nonsensical songs. Artists like Meghan Trainor are the core reason I hate pop music and I think a lot of other people do too. - Uner1996
All of her songs sound the same, all the music videos are similar, and she promotes stereotypes...
Don't you have to be the best looking girl in the world? To even get on this list? Plus I don't know one of her songs! (Glad I don't have kids) - GeddyLeeGaddy
Every song by her is a soccer mom anthem - NickelbackLinkinPark4Eva
It pains me that people and bands like them are popular nowadays. To be honest, their music isn't terrible, but it's the kind of music that any 5 guys can do... better. Obviously, they're only popular because of their attractiveness to any girl who hasn't become an adult yet. And I wish the popularity of artists wasn't entirely about "sex appeal," because there is a lot more to music than that. Just goes to show that the less effort put into the pop industry, the more popular it is.
These group of boys are horrendous! It annoys me how many 12 year old girls are crazy over there music. There's nothing special about it. Just a bunch of mediocre 20 year old guys who think they know the ins and outs of love but don't. Zayn was absolutely right for leaving these guys in the dust, for their whole music act is horrible and meaningless.
One Direction stole from many bands, and they are musical cyanide. Someone tried comparing them to Gorillaz before. Obviously that person is retarded.
WHAT ARE THEY THINKING?!? Sure they are really cute but they were put together on the x-factor, a singing competition! People on the x-factor are on there because of their voices, not because of their looks!
How could you not like Britney Spears? She's been in the industry since 1998, and has had a number of hits under her sleeve. Baby One More Time, Toxic, I'm a Slave 4 U, Oops! I Did It Again, Womanizer, Circus, Till The World Ends, and so much more. Sure, there was her off year in 2007, but that doesn't make her a bad singer.
Strongly dislike her. I do have some respect for the woman because she is still a relevant pop icon after 17+ years in the industry. But she's long run her course and her music lacks meaning and quality.
Look, she isn't garbage, but I wouldn't call her good either. I do like Make Me though - ProPanda
Her songs are horrible and no matter how much she auto tunes her voice she still sounds awful.
Used to be good but now he is bad.I still love his older songs though.
If I were Rihanna I would have at least pressed charges against this dip. - LeiaSkywalker
He is a dipwad he beat up rihanna
Bruh he beat rhianna
If no one likes him then why is the Wii the most popular dance maybe and that everyone knows the song
Watch me whip has like 11 words worst song I've ever heard in my 17 years of life
Below Adele? , What A Joke - VideoGamefan5
SILENCE? Perfect for me! - GeddyLeeGaddy
Talk about annoying.
He's not THAT bad. - LeiaSkywalker
I like him. - Luckys
She was good now she just is terrible
She went from good to horrible
She deserves to be in the top 10.
Like when this pop star/actress was good she voiced penny in bolt
More like Five Seconds of Never. - RiverClanRocks
If there's only 5 seconds of summer I hope this band is only around in the summer - Himalayansalt
5SOS AKA (5 Seconds of Oral Sex)
I only stood four seconds. They don't deserve the 5th. - AdamDestructorJr.
They suck very much, am I right or not, I believe I am, sexy and I know it, really -. - so annoying am a right yes I'm right, thank you
More like "I'm ugly and ignore it"
Now I really LMFAO because they are now hated. - MChkflaguard_Yt
I'm sexy and I know it... just... NO. Why don't ou at least carry out a survey before you make such claims?
AWWW HOW SWEET! Brothers that love Money More than each other! By the way, what is the name of a song!? - GeddyLeeGaddy
She can't sing at all. She should be number 1 at the pop stars who can't sing. She's ugly.
Ugh, "Fancy" is one of the worst songs that I have ever heard! If I were ever to be a fan of Iggy (yeah right), that song would completely change my opinion.
I heard about five seconds of her awful Bounce "song" or whatever it's called and I kid you not, literally everyone in the car suddenly became suicidal. And it wasn't just that one, either- every single one of her songs are terrible. She's just awful. - LeiaSkywalker
Looks like an albino black woman and tries to sounds black. I'm sick of all these white people who do that. Rap needs to die in the next decade with how terrible it's gotten. - lannypetersong
This Little Madonna wanna be. I can't understand why people suddenly like a bisexual lady with auto tune. There's only one guy I know who likes her and he's been to a lunatic asylum.
Honestly after Madonna there has been just too many fake followers who think they're unique. First Britney Spears, then Christina Aguilera, Katy Perry and now this fat-voices Lady Loser.
Absolutely ridiculous. Doesn't have a real voice and only gets attention due to her infamous outrageous outfits that she feels the need to wear to every red carpet event.
No applause for Applause
Just a awful voice. If you hear "you and I" and see her she is the living medusa. She is even worse then Ke$ha.
I don't think he's bad. Of course, that's a matter of opinion and I guess I can see why one wouldn't like him. - LeiaSkywalker
she is a terrible singer and obviously doesn't know what real music is, but come on! They put ABBA, Michael Jackson, and Eminem on here? WTF?
Anywhere from the lack of real instrumentation to her attempts at "singing" should place her at number one on this list.
Kesha is AUTOTUNED GARBAGE! All of her songs have this unnatural metallic beat and stupid lyrics with absolutely no meaning. I don't know who put that girl on the map and told her she was special, because she's just another dumb artist that doesn't know how horrible her voice sounds. Even with enhancements she sounds like R2D2!
A good example of fake music
WHY IS HE NOT NUMBER 2?
! Katy so shouldn't be here! Like she is the best pop star in the universe! And she has the most followers in twitter! My favourite song in the world is California gurls and I didn't spell girls wrong that is how she spells it in the song and my second favourite song is International smile! Katy Perry I defend you strongly!
One of the fakest artists ever. She got her big beak from singing gospel music and coming from a strict Christian background... Then 10 years later she comes out with highly inappropriate songs such as "I kissed A Girl" and showy, skimpy outfits including whip cream bras on stage. It's very
Stupid feminist liberal scum is becoming Miley Cyrus. She has such a generic popish voice that is nothing special too. - lannypetersong
Go listen to teenage dream. Refrain from killing yourself.
Who...? - AdamDestructorJr.
AJR IS THE BEST AND WHOEVER ADDED THIS I HATE YOU - Luckys
I'll be damned if they can actually make a decent song. - LeiaSkywalker
Why is he on the list? He's one of the best..
JT doesn't deserve to be on the list. I'll say that some of his content is passible, but he can at least sing and dance unlike the other singers on this list. - Thifer20
Well she acts more like a crappy popstar. Her target audience most likely listens to the Jonas Brothers than, say, Merle Haggard.
Certainly One Direction aren't as bad as this right wing farmbot.
She's country, not pop. - Croy987
WORST. BAND. EVER. Cannot sing to save a infant's life. Can't really play any instruments (which they pretend to have the ability to), have no ability whatsoever to write music (Come on, get loud! Nananananananana! That was the lyrics to their most popular song! ) If that's not generic to you, I've given up on humanity. When you look at the crap that's passing off as music nowadays and compare it to the real stuff like Beatles, Rolling Stones, The Who, Queen, Led Zeppelin, and AC/DC, you start to wonder why music is faltering. I know exactly why! The expectations of fans and studios everywhere is lowered because of autotune and computerized audio-editing. I could have never sung or played an instrument in my life and I could become a superstar in today's music industry.
Point here: R5 is awful. Please, I hope that talk about them breaking up wasn't just talk!
Another fake Disney band
Come on is this the guy who did gangnam style? If so I say he shouldn't be hrer
It's not like he wrote any of his own songs..
Don't get me wrong, Ariana has an amazing vocal gift, but she's horrible as a pop star and someone people look up to. She can barely enunciate her words and her songs are so hard to understand and hear because of that. But the worst thing about her is her personality. She doesn't treat her fans and others below her with the respect and kindness that they deserve. She's always in the news for her stuck up, arrogant behavior.
She licked and spat on a donut that people were about to purchase and eat! And then she was rude to the donut shop worker and told her friends that she hated America and Americans. And in her apology, she told her fans that she couldn't stand obesity. Also, a few fans who won a contest to meet her flew thousands of miles to go see her at a private meet and greet. Not only was she late, but she only spent a few minutes with those fans. She ended up forcing them to delete all the pictures that they had taken with her.
As a pop star and a role model for ...more
She is so overrated by the media. You could put every song she ever wrote in one big song. In fact, I think that's the only purpose they serve. Commercial jingles that they are. Yes, she can reach high notes but she strains her voice so that her speaking voice sounds really weird. Also, that weird obsession with cat ears... Talk about a role model for today's girls!
Why is she even here, you all don't even listen to any of her craft instead of her singles, she makes beautiful songs and has an amazing personality, she loves her fans, and respects everyone, even if they hate her. She's really a vocalist like Mariah and Beyoncé.
Seriously overrated, lame music.
That was the worst Superbowl Halftime Show I've ever heard. Horrible singers when they don't have the autotune helping. - VADERtheIMPALER
They only made that one song, with the name I forget. That's the only thing that got them popular. They were only relevant until about 2008, where their poularity was at its peak. Even then, not everyone listened to them and they lost popularity in 2009 and 2011. They aren't even cool anymore, they're just so yesterday and nobody really would have payed attention to them if it wasn't for that one song. - BlueTopazIceVanilla
Worst lyrics of any band I listen to. - bornmurphed
Should be higher. - Thifer20
I can't believe there was no Rebecca Black on the list and I had her as an 'item'.
Friday is the number 1 most annoying song on so many lists
Awful singer, Terrible song writer, Stiff as f***. Girl throw her AWAY, she can only sells albums, nothing more.
I'm sick and tired of hearing her break up songs and "Shake it off" on the dumb radio.
So obsessed with boys and ex boyfriends! This girl really needs to get a boy free life and when she gets jealous and breaks she should cry herself a river,build a bridge and get over it! Fact!
Almost literally EVERY SINGLE ONE OF HER SONGS is about breaking up with her stupid boyfriends
He's such a jerk! His music is okay, but he is so damn rude! - LeiaSkywalker
Worst ever. Put something into your ears or she'll make you deaf. Can't strike the right note. Not even one.
Hang on she did "work! " Ohmigosh she is like so not deserving of being here!
BBHMM was jut repetitive words with no real tune. SHe used to actually sing
Gotye > Big Sean > Charlie Puth
They are not even pop you koreaboo head ass listening to BTS
WHAT DID YOU SAY - LeiaSkywalker
What? Maybe because he's not even a pop artist? The only thing whoever put Em here knows is that they know nothing...
Why on earth is Eminem on the worst pop artist list?
Eminem is the best! Top ten peeps take him off this list, not even a pop artist.
Are you crazy guys? He's a rapper, not a pop artist.
Oh my gosh, they're just awful. It makes me sad how popular they are with snoody bitches and pop-lovers. - LeiaSkywalker
Cootie Simpson, you mean. Never have I been more ashamed to share initials with someone. - LeiaSkywalker
Take her off the list
How anyone can listen to him without cringing is beyond me - ProPanda
Maybe Kelly Clarkson needs to lay off the Big Macs and actually make real innovative music, like Kanye West.
She violently raped her own 3 year old daughter
Why? Not Adele! Her voice and lyrics are very good. At least she puts some effort in what she does.
Wow. Not only is Adele in the list, but at #2? I've lost all hope in humanity now. - Mcgillacuddy
She's A Great Singer, screw all you losers who says she sucks - VideoGamefan5
Overplayed and overrated as a singer and "songwriter. "
Never heard of them.
It has been proven that she can't sing because she has been caught lips syncing at her concerts. Basically, she is getting paid for using auto tune to disguise her horrendous voice. I can't stand anything about her.
I might be biased as someone who grew and still grows on Disney Channel and stuff like that, but honestly, she is one of the best artists of today - ProPanda
At least she's yummy.