Entertainment The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians  

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List Rules 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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1
3,135 1,363
Kim Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kourtney & Kim Take New York, Kourtney & Kim Take Miami

2
3,036 1,496
Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Zoolander, House of Wax, Repo! The Genetic Opera

3
2,007 1,155
Steven Seagal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Under Siege, Above the Law, Under Siege 2: Dark Territory

4
1,834 1,141
Sylvester Stallone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Rocky, The Expendables, Rambo

5
1,995 1,551
Lindsay Lohan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Herbie Fully Loaded, Mean Girls, The Parent Trap

6
1,587 1,255
Bruce Willis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
The Sixth Sense, Die Hard, The Fifth Element

7
1,490 931
Corey Feldman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Stand by Me, The Goonies, Gremlins

8
1,712 1,213
David Hasselhoff is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Click, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

9
1,339 1,172
Keanu Reeves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
The Matrix, Speed, John Wick

10
1,345 972
Jada Pinkett Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Collateral, Scream 2, Madagascar

11
1,450 1,152
Eddie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Beverly Hills Cop, Trading Places, Coming to America

12
1,375 1,076
William Shatner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Star Trek, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

13
1,417 834
Heidi Montag is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
The Hills, Heidi Montag Says No to Plastic, I'm a Celebrity

14
929 758
Tina Yothers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Family Ties, Crash Course, Celebrity Fit Club

15
1,172 809
Mr. T is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
The A-Team, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Rocky III

16
1,061 840
Billy Bob Thornton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Armageddon, Sling Blade, Princess Mononoke

17
1,004 884
Jennifer Love Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Ghost Whisperer, I Know What You Did Last Summer, I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

18
353 126
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Heracle added Spider-Man, Bolt, WrestleMania IV

19
1,015 871
John Travolta is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Pulp Fiction, Grease, Face/Off

20
992 717
Carmen Electra is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
mal1 added Scary Movie, Meet the Spartans, Starsky & Hutch

21
875 920
Kevin Bacon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Footloose, Apollo 13, Mystic River

22
985 771
Kevin Costner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Dances with Wolves, The Untouchables, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

23
879 626
Amanda Bynes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Easy A, She's the Man, What I Like About You

24
916 813
Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Lost in Translation, The Avengers, The Prestige

25
923 796
Don Johnson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Absolute Worst Actors-Turned-Musicians
Miami Vice, Nash Bridges, Django Unchained