The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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List Criteria: TV or film actors that have pursued making music professionally and failed (or made awful-sounding stuff)

Actors who decided to have a singing career is a list of the worst attempts by actors to cross over into music careers. Anyone can add to this list, and vote on the actors whose music careers are the most painful to watch.

What actors have had successful singing careers? What bad singers were better actors? From teeny-boppers to Oscar winners, these actors turned musicians pursued their rock star fantasies and made fools out of themselves in the process. Now it's time for them to face the music.
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    John Schneider is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    John Schneider

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    Django Unchained, The Dukes of Hazzard, Jonah Hex

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    Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Selena Gomez Hotel Transylvania, Spring Breakers, Monte Carlo

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    Milla Jovovich is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Milla Jovovich The Fifth Element, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Resident Evil: Extinction ...

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    Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Paul Giamatti Sideways, Saving Private Ryan, The Illusionist

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    Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor

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    Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Will Smith Men in Black, I Am Legend, I

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    Juliette Lewis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Juliette Lewis Natural Born Killers, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, From Dusk Till Dawn

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    Jack Palance is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Jack Palance Batman^!The Swan Princess^!Tango & Cash^!City Slickers

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    Gwyneth Paltrow is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Gwyneth Paltrow Se7en, Iron Man 3, Iron Man 2

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    Hilary Duff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Hilary Duff A Cinderella Story, Lizzie McGuire, The Lizzie McGuire Movie

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    Jack Black is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Jack Black

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    Requiem for a Dream, Dallas Buyers Club, Mr. Nobody

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    Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Robert Downey Jr. The Avengers, Iron Man, Iron Man 3

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    Stephanie McIntosh is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Stephanie McIntosh Neighbours, Red Herring, The Steph Show

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    Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Jennifer Lopez Out of Sight, Maid in Manhattan, Monster-in-Law

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    Brian Austin Green is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Brian Austin Green Beverly Hills, 90210, Domino

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    Clint Eastwood is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Clint Eastwood Million Dollar Baby, Gran Torino, Unforgiven

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    Dancing with the Stars, Aaron Carter: Aaron's Party (Come Get It), Oh ...

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    Tia Carrere is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Tia Carrere True Lies, Lilo & Stitch, Wayne's World

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    Tatyana Ali is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Tatyana Ali The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Dorm Daze, Kiss the Girls

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    Jessie, The Suite Life on Deck, 16 Wishes

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    Joe Pesci is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Joe Pesci Goodfellas, Home Alone, Casino

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    Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Miley Cyrus Bolt, Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, The Last Song

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    Vanessa Hudgens is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Vanessa Hudgens Spring Breakers, High School Musical, Sucker Punch

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    Russell Crowe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Russell Crowe Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind, L.A. Confidential

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    Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Scarlett Johansson Lost in Translation, The Avengers, The Prestige

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    Miami Vice, Nash Bridges, Django Unchained

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    Kevin Bacon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Kevin Bacon Footloose, Apollo 13, Mystic River

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    Dances with Wolves, The Untouchables, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

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    Carmen Electra is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians

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    Carmen Electra Scary Movie, Meet the Spartans, Starsky & Hutch

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    Amanda Bynes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Amanda Bynes Easy A, She's the Man, What I Like About You

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    Pulp Fiction, Grease, Face/Off

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    Billy Bob Thornton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Billy Bob Thornton Armageddon, Sling Blade, Princess Mononoke

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    Jennifer Love Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Jennifer Love Hewitt Ghost Whisperer, I Know What You Did Last Summer, I Still Know What You ...

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    Mr. T is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Mr. T The A-Team, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Rocky III

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    Tina Yothers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Tina Yothers Family Ties, Crash Course, Celebrity Fit Club

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    Star Trek, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home ...

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    Heidi Montag is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Heidi Montag The Hills, Heidi Montag Says No to Plastic, I'm a Celebrity

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    Corey Feldman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Corey Feldman Stand by Me, The Goonies, Gremlins

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    Jada Pinkett Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Jada Pinkett Smith Collateral, Scream 2, Madagascar

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    Eddie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Eddie Murphy Beverly Hills Cop, Trading Places, Coming to America

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    Keanu Reeves is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Keanu Reeves The Matrix, Speed, John Wick

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    Click, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie ...

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    The Sixth Sense, Die Hard, The Fifth Element

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    Lindsay Lohan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Lindsay Lohan Herbie Fully Loaded, Mean Girls, The Parent Trap

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    Rocky, The Expendables, Rambo

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    Under Siege, Above the Law, Under Siege 2: Dark Territory

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    Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Paris Hilton Zoolander, House of Wax, Repo! The Genetic Opera

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    Kim Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians


    Kim Kardashian Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kourtney & Kim Take New York, ...

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