Music History The Biggest Douchebags in Music History  

superunknown34
25.8k votes 2.1k voters 25.8k views 202 items

1
699 163
Chris Brown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music Christopher Maurice Brown "Chris" Brown is an American recording artist, dancer, and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he taught himself to sing and dance at a young age and was ...more

2
837 236
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, director, painter, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. West first gained prominence as a producer for Roc-A-Fella ...more

3
764 229
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B Justin Drew Bieber is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Bieber's current manager, Scooter Braun first discovered him through his YouTube videos in 2007. Braun was impressed with the videos, and ...more

4
422 148
Gene Simmons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
AmyMadonia added Glam metal, Heavy metal, Rock and roll Gene Simmons is an Israeli-born American rock bass guitarist, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, and television personality. Known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the ...more

5
174 31
Gary Glitter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock Paul Francis Gadd, known by the stage name Gary Glitter, is an English former glam rock singer-songwriter and musician who achieved great popular success between the early 1970s and mid 1980s. ...more

6
469 181
Axl Rose is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Heavy metal, Hard rock W. Axl Rose is an American singer-songwriter and musician. He is the lead vocalist and only remaining original member of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses. Due to his powerful and wide vocal ...more

7
397 145
Robin Thicke is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
WarrenMitchell added Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Disco Robin Charles Thicke is an American-Canadian singer and songwriter. Thicke has worked with popular artists, such as Christina Aguilera, Nicki Minaj, K.Michelle, Pharrell Williams, Usher, ...more

8
290 92
Mike Love is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
KennethHister added Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop Michael Edward "Mike" Love is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and activist who is a member and co-founder of the Beach Boys. For most of the Beach Boys' career, Love has been ...more

9
427 167
Fred Durst is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music William Frederick "Fred" Durst is an American musician and film director from Jacksonville, Florida. He spent his formative years playing in a number of local bands in Jacksonville, ...more

10
447 178
Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal Theodore Anthony "Ted" Nugent is an American musician, hunter, and political activist from Detroit, Michigan. Nugent initially gained fame as the lead guitarist of The Amboy Dukes ...more

11
299 109
Phil Spector is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
galenandrews added Girl group, Pop music, Rock music Phillip Harvey Spector is an American record producer, songwriter, and the originator of the Wall of Sound production method. At the height of his career, Spector was a pioneer of the 1960s ...more

12
253 86
Ike Turner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Pete65 added Soul blues, Rock music, Memphis blues Ike Wister Turner was an American musician, bandleader, songwriter, arranger, talent scout, and record producer. An early pioneer of fifties rock and roll, he is most popularly known for his ...more

13
394 169
Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
WarrenMitchell added Hip hop music, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, songwriter, and entrepreneur from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash ...more

14
139 26
Kid Rock is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Nu metal Robert James Ritchie, known by his stage name Kid Rock, is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor. His 1998 studio album Devil Without a Cause sold 13 ...more

15
259 94
Scott Stapp is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
carlybobarly added Rock music, Heavy metal, Pop rock Scott Alan Stapp is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and multi-instrumentalist known as the lead vocalist and lyricist of the post-grunge band Creed, of which he is a founding member. ...more

16
281 109
Chad Kroeger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
carlybobarly added Pop music, Rock music, Grunge Chad Robert Kroeger is a Canadian musician and producer best known as the lead vocalist and guitarist for the Canadian rock band Nickelback. In addition to his work with Nickelback, Kroeger has ...more

17
192 58
Iggy Azalea is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Hip hop Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea (born 7 June 1990), is an Australian rapper. Born in Sydney and raised in Mullumbimby, she moved to the United States at the age of ...more

18
140 32
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
BrianKnowsHow added Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music Carrie Marie Underwood is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame as the winner of the fourth season of American Idol in 2005. Underwood has set and broke several records ...more

19
347 167
Courtney Love is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Noise rock, Grunge, Folk rock Courtney Michelle Love is an American alternative rock singer, songwriter, musician, actress, and visual artist. Prolific in the punk and grunge scenes of the 1990s as the frontwoman of Hole, ...more

20
178 63
Vanilla Ice is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
jsluckyj added Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music Robert Matthew Van Winkle, better known by his stage name, Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, actor and television host. Born in South Dallas, and raised in Texas and South Florida, Ice ...more

21
283 137
Lars Ulrich is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Lars Ulrich is a Danish drummer and one of the founding members of American heavy metal band Metallica. He was born in Gentofte, Denmark to an upper-middle-class family. A tennis player in his ...more

22
451 247
Miley Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
dan808 added Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop Miley Ray Cyrus is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her father is country singer Billy Ray Cyrus. She held minor roles in the television series Doc and the film Big Fish in her ...more

23
289 145
Liam Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock William John Paul "Liam" Gallagher is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He is best known as the original founder and lead vocalist of the rock bands Oasis and Beady Eye. ...more

24
221 105
Pitbull is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
JohnnyVeniere added Hip hop music, Electro hop, Latin American music Armando Christian Pérez, better known by his stage name Pitbull, is an American rapper from Miami, Florida. His first recorded mainstream performance was on a solo track from Lil Jon's ...more

25
240 119
Chief Keef is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Hip hop music, Hip Hop, Gangsta rap Keith Cozart, better known by his stage name Chief Keef, is an American rapper and record producer from Chicago, Illinois. Keef began finding success in his music career while under house ...more

26
358 240
Bono is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Jiminy added Rock music, Alternative rock, Post-punk Paul David Hewson, known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist. He is best recognized as the frontman of the ...more

27
89 32
Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Hip hop music, Synthpop, Hardcore hip hop Onika Tanya Maraj, better known by her stage name Nicki Minaj, is a Trinidadian rapper, singer and songwriter. Born in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Jamaica, Queens, New York, ...more

28
200 124
Madonna is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
KennethHister added Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream popular music and imagery ...more

29
200 132
Noel Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock Noel Thomas David Gallagher is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He served as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and principal songwriter of the rock band Oasis. Raised in Burnage, ...more

30
220 153
50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
galenandrews added Hip hop music, Gangsta rap Curtis James Jackson III, better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper, singer, entrepreneur investor and actor from New York City. Born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of the ...more

31
173 115
Billy Corgan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Gothic rock, Groove metal, Grunge William Patrick "Billy" Corgan Jr. is an American musician, songwriter, producer, and poet, best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and sole permanent member of The Smashing ...more

32
52 13
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Mariah Carey is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and occasional actress. She rose to prominence after releasing her self-titled debut studio album Mariah Carey in 1990; it went ...more

33
158 114
Joe Jonas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
WarrenMitchell added Synthpop, Pop music, Teen pop Joseph Adam "Joe" Jonas is an American singer and actor. He was a member of the Jonas Brothers, a pop-rock band made up of him and his two brothers, Nick and Kevin. He starred as ...more

34
138 97
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
jschro1861 added Outlaw country, Country rock, Country Randall Hank Williams, better known as Hank Williams Jr. and Bocephus, is an American singer-songwriter and musician. His musical style is often considered a blend of Southern rock, blues, and ...more

35
225 178
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
jschro1861 added Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop Marshall Bruce Mathers III, better known by his stage name Eminem, is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter, and actor. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of the group D12, ...more

36
55 22
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name Jay Z, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is one of the most financially successful hip hop artists and entrepreneurs in ...more

37
125 90
Don Henley is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
galenandrews added Pop music, Rock music, Country rock Donald Hugh Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and founding member of the Eagles. He was the drummer and co-lead vocalist for the Eagles ...more

38
43 14
David Guetta is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop Pierre David Guetta is a French disc jockey and record producer. He co-founded Gum Productions and released his first album, Just a Little More Love, in 2002. Later, he released Guetta Blaster ...more

39
161 128
Morrissey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
Jangle pop, Indie pop, Rockabilly Steven Patrick Morrissey, commonly known by his last name, Morrissey, or Moz, is a British singer and lyricist. He rose to prominence in the 1980s as the lyricist and vocalist of the rock band ...more

40
68 40
GG Allin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Spoken word, Rock music, Garage rock Kevin Michael "GG" Allin was an American punk rock singer-songwriter, who performed and recorded with many groups during his career. GG Allin is best remembered for his notorious live ...more

41
25 3
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
StarIggy added Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul Kelly Brianne Clarkson is an American singer and songwriter. In 2002, she rose to fame after winning the first season of American Idol, and has since been established as "The Original ...more

42
143 115
Sinéad O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
jschro1861 added Pop music, Rock music, Folk music Sinéad Marie Bernadette O'Connor is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album The Lion and the Cobra. O'Connor achieved worldwide success in 1990 ...more

43
9 0
Steven Wilson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Krautrock, Industrial rock, Electronic music Steven Wilson is a surround mix engineer, surround mastering engineer and a surround producer.

44
44 19
David Lee Roth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock David Lee Roth is an American rock vocalist, songwriter, actor, author, and former radio personality. In 2007, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Roth is best known as the ...more

45
96 72
Jermaine Jackson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
KennethHister added Dance music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Jermaine La Jaune Jackson is an American singer, bass guitarist, composer, and occasional film director, best known as a member of The Jackson 5. He also produced and recorded duets with ...more

46
31 7
Euronymous is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Thrash metal, Black metal, Death metal Øystein Aarseth, who went by the pseudonym Euronymous, was a Norwegian guitarist and co-founder of the Norwegian black metal band Mayhem. He was also founder and owner of the extreme ...more

47
61 38
Varg Vikernes is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Medieval music, Thrash metal, Dark ambient Varg Vikernes is a Norwegian musician and writer. In 1991, he founded the one-man music project Burzum and became part of the early Norwegian black metal scene. In 1992, he was allegedly ...more

48
19 2
Ian Watkins is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Pop punk, Nu metal, Emo Ian David Karslake Watkins is a Welsh musician and convicted paedophile. Watkins achieved prominence as a founding member, lead vocalist, and lyricist of the rock band Lostprophets. Lostprophets ...more

49
94 74
Chris Martin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
slackMFr added Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music Christopher Anthony John "Chris" Martin is an English singer-songwriter, the lead vocalist, and co-founder of the band Coldplay.

50
47 26
Adam Levine is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Biggest Douchebags in Music History
EveryIdeaStolen added Pop music, Neo soul, Rock music Adam Noah Levine is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5. Born and raised in Los Angeles, ...more