What musicians do you believe are overrated ?

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  1. Angelo
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    First of all, rap and death metal are not music in my opinion so I don't even count those. Country, I really am not familiar enough with to say. So just from my own experience, having grown up in the 60's and 70's, I could think of more than a few, but here goes. These are my top 5 overrated musicians and bands. ( no offense anyone.... to each their own ) Feel free to contribute anything you want... I must have hurt a few feelings with this list;
    1) Neil Young (good song writer, bad singer and terrible lead guitar player)
    2) Rolling Stones ( 2 good albums but not worthy of super-stardom)
    3) Mötley Crüe ( Van Halen wannabes wearing Kiss makeup )
    4) George Thorogood ( the least bad to the bone guitarist I've ever seen)
    5) Bruce Springsteen ( fun guy to have a beer with I'm sure, but "The Boss"?
    give me a break.....Boss of what, looking cool holding a guitar ? )
     
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    Bruce Springsteen is number one on my list!

    Reo Speedwagon also come in second place...

    Then all boy bands!
     
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    Good music is good music, and that should be good enough for anyone
     
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    Dave Matthews. If you've heard one shitty song by him you've heard them all.
     
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    Adam Levine.
     
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    My wife drove me crazy with Dave Mathews cds for awhile.
     
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    But you ain't never had his cornbread.
     
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    The Beatles. Literally no group is more overrated.

    There, I said it.
     
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    The Monkeys are!

    ( dare to prove me wrong! )
     
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    Most pop musicians are overrated.
     
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