music The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time  

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List Rules Commercially pushed,lack of real talent. This is Not a personal opinion but algorithms from over 40 sites.

Multi-site collaboration of statistics. Artists and Bands where actual songwriting,musician and/or vocal talent does not fit the popular status. Artists/Bands pushed by Media and Music Corporations yet decieve the public in actual national talent status and should not of been promoted to red carpet status but should be playing coffee shops. Disliked in private more than liked in public.
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Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Nicki Minaj Hip hop music, Synthpop, Hardcore hip hop

The Sexiest Artists of All Time The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

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+ - 233 43
Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Lil Wayne Hip hop music, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

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+ - 241 70
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Kanye West Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

4
+ - 184 47
50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
50 Cent Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

5
+ - 178 45
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Jennifer Lopez Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop

6
+ - 167 41
Skrillex is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Skrillex Dubstep, Piano, Emo

7
+ - 193 61
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Beyoncé Knowles Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

8
+ - 173 56
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Jay-Z Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap

9
+ - 162 57
The Black Eyed Peas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
The Black Eyed Peas Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

10
+ - 136 43
Usher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Usher Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

11
+ - 183 70
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Lady Gaga Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

12
+ - 126 41
'N Sync is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
'N Sync Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

13
+ - 157 61
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Rihanna Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

14
+ - 111 48
Mumford & Sons is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Mumford & Sons Pop music, Folk rock, Pop rock

15
+ - 148 74
Coldplay is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Coldplay Rock music, Piano rock, Post-Britpop

The Top Country Artists of All Time The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders

16
+ - 91 45
Korn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Korn Dubstep, Nu metal, Industrial metal

17
+ - 74 35
Snow Patrol is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Snow Patrol Post-Britpop, Folk rock, Power pop

18
+ - 121 73
U2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
U2 Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock

19
+ - 87 47
Kings of Leon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Kings of Leon Blues-rock, Rock music, Garage rock

20
+ - 84 45
LL Cool J is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
LL Cool J Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

21
+ - 58 26
Gary Barlow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Gary Barlow Ballad, Pop music, Pop rock

22
+ - 97 63
P!nk is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
P!nk Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

23
+ - 76 45
Robbie Williams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Robbie Williams Hip hop music, Swing music, Rock music

24
+ - 125 90
Justin Timberlake is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Justin Timberlake Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

25
+ - 134 98
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Eminem Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

26
+ - 40 16
Axl Rose is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Axl Rose Heavy metal, Hard rock

27
+ - 94 64
Slipknot is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Slipknot Nu metal, Groove metal, Rapcore

28
+ - 66 40
Moby is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Moby Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music

29
+ - 68 42
Godsmack is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Godsmack Nu metal, Groove metal, Rock music

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+ - 42 20
Life of Agony is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Life of Agony Crossover thrash, Rock music, Heavy metal

31
+ - 39 19
KMFDM is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
KMFDM Electro-industrial, Electronic body music, Industrial metal

32
+ - 44 25
Therapy? is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Therapy? Noise rock, Rock music, Grunge

33
+ - 77 57
Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Dr. Dre Hip hop music, Rap music, Gangsta rap

34
+ - 80 63
Oasis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Oasis Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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+ - 48 32
LCD Soundsystem is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
LCD Soundsystem Synthpop, Dance-punk, Electronic music

36
+ - 70 54
Muse is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Muse Space rock, Rock music, Electronic music

37
+ - 40 25
Manic Street Preachers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Manic Street Preachers Rock music, Pop rock, Britpop

38
+ - 30 16
Converge is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Converge Progressive metal, Mathcore, Experimental rock

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+ - 38 24
Arctic Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Arctic Monkeys Trip hop, Dance-punk, Garage rock

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+ - 42 28
Mobb Deep is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Mobb Deep Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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+ - 64 50
Grateful Dead is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Grateful Dead Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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+ - 29 16
Aaron Lewis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Aaron Lewis Nu metal, Acoustic music, Post-grunge

43
+ - 36 25
Phil Anselmo is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Phil Anselmo Glam metal, Doom metal, Heavy metal

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+ - 95 87
Tupac Shakur is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Tupac Shakur Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

45
+ - 45 35
Cypress Hill is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Cypress Hill Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Nu metal

46
+ - 52 43
The Black Keys is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
The Black Keys Blues-rock, Punk blues, Rock music

47
+ - 44 36
Arcade Fire is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Arcade Fire Indie pop, Alternative rock, Art rock

48
+ - 43 35
Dave Matthews is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Dave Matthews Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Pop music

49
+ - 43 35
Pulp is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
Pulp Indie pop, Britpop, Alternative rock

50
+ - 25 16
My Bloody Valentine is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The World's Absolute Most Overrated Artists of All Time
My Bloody Valentine Indie pop, Noise rock, Shoegazing