Worst Rock Vocalists Ever


The Top Ten

1 Fred Durst (Limp Bizkit) Fred Durst (Limp Bizkit) William Frederick "Fred" Durst is an American musician and film director. Durst is best known as the vocalist of the nu metal band Limp Bizkit, formed in 1994, with whom he has released six studio albums.

no talent

What a try hard. - 3DG20

Total garbage

2 Axl Rose (Guns N Roses) Axl Rose (Guns N Roses) William Bruce Rose Jr., better known as 'Axl Rose', is an American singer born on February 6, 1962, in Lafayette, Indiana. He Is the founder and lead singer of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses. He is a celebrated but controversial figure in the world of rock.

The weirdest thing is that he's at #1 on this list but also on the list 'Top Ten Greatest Hard Rock Vocalists'. Just saying... - Metal_Treasure

3 M. Shadows (Avenged Sevenfold) M. Shadows (Avenged Sevenfold) Matthew Charles Sanders, better known by his stage name M. Shadows, is an American musician, best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter and founding member of the American metalcore/alternative metal band Avenged Sevenfold.
4 Chad Kroeger (Nickelback) Chad Kroeger (Nickelback) Chad Robert Kroeger is a Canadian musician and producer, best known as the lead vocalist and guitarist for the Canadian rock band, Nickelback.

I really love his voice. - Britgirl

5 Bono (U2) Bono (U2) Paul David Hewson, known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist. His original nickname was Bono Vox which means "big voice".
6 Lou Reed (The Velvet Underground) Lou Reed (The Velvet Underground) Lewis Allan "Lou" Reed (March 2, 1942 – October 27, 2013) was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. He was the guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of the Velvet Underground, and his solo career spanned five decades. ...read more.

Could never understand his or Velvet Underground's fan base. Musta been the weird factor.

7 Matt Tuck (Bullet for My Valentine) Matt Tuck (Bullet for My Valentine) Matthew "Matt" Tuck is a Welsh musician. He is the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist in the Welsh emo/metalcore band Bullet for My Valentine.
8 Steve Harwell (Smash Mouth) Steve Harwell (Smash Mouth)
9 Marilyn Manson (Marilyn Manson) Marilyn Manson (Marilyn Manson) Brian Hugh Warner, better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American musician, songwriter, actor, painter, multimedia artist, author, and former music journalist.
10 Dave Mustaine (Megadeth) Dave Mustaine (Megadeth) David Scott "Dave" Mustaine (born September 13, 1961) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, actor and author. Mustaine is best known as a pioneer in Thrash Metal, being the former lead guitarist of Metallica before his dismissal in 1983, leading to finding and becoming the front man of his own ...read more.

The Contenders

11 Chris Daughtry (Daughtry) Chris Daughtry (Daughtry) Christopher Adam "Chris" Daughtry is an American musician and actor, best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the rock band Daughtry and as the fourth-place contestant on the fifth season of American Idol.
12 John Lydon John Lydon John Joseph Lydon, also known by his former stage name Johnny Rotten, is an English singer, songwriter, and musician.

Is good singing really the point of punk, though? - truckturner


13 Tom Delonge (Blink 182/Angels & Airwaves) Tom Delonge (Blink 182/Angels & Airwaves) Thomas Matthew "Tom" DeLonge, Jr., is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and film producer. He was born in Poway, California on December 13, 1975. When he was in high school at age 15, he got expelled for drinking at a basketball game. He also used to play the trumpet, ...read more.

I knew this was going to be here, another Tom hater put this here. For once, just because he has a couple of bad performances live does not mean all his performances are bad. Listen to Taylor Swift live, she can't even hit a note, and she uses playback. And Britney Spears lip syncs live. Tom does not lip sync, at least he actually tries to sing and could hold a note. Just listen to his There Is performance, he can sing live.

He cannot sing live to save his life.

14 Luke Hemmings (5 Seconds of Summer) Luke Hemmings (5 Seconds of Summer) Luke Hemmings (born July 16, 1996) is an Australian singer and guitarist. He is the lead vocalist for boy band 5 Seconds of Summer.

S2pid young boy whose voice is so awful, squeaky, etc

15 Scott Stapp (Creed) Scott Stapp (Creed) Scott Stapp is an American singer, songwriter, and musician, known as the lead vocalist and lyricist of hard rock bands Creed and Art of Anarchy. He also has two solo albums: The Great Divide and Proof of Life.

Could someone please remove the pineapple from this poor man's behind? He sounds incredibly uncomfortable. - truckturner

16 Daron Malakian Daron Malakian Daron Vartan Malakian is an Armenian–American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer.

Oppostie of serj exactly

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Top Remixes

1. Axl Rose (Guns N Roses)
2. Fred Durst (Limp Bizkit)
3. M. Shadows (Avenged Sevenfold)
1. Fred Durst (Limp Bizkit)
2. Lou Reed (The Velvet Underground)
3. Marilyn Manson (Marilyn Manson)


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