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    People Are Sharing The Artists And Bands They Think Are Completely Overrated, And There Are Some Takes

    There are some very popular artists and bands that will never be on these people's Spotify Wrapped.

    So yes, of course, our taste in music is subjective! But there are so many bands and artists that we all generally tend to agree with are great. However, there are the occasional times when it seems like everyone loves a band or singer and you can't seem to figure out what all the hype is about.

    And recently, Reddit user u/Blippity_09 was curious about the latter when they asked: "Who, in your opinion, is the most overrated band/artist?"

    Well, the thread went viral with thousands of people sharing the artist or band they think is overrated — and, I have to admit, their answers were surprising. Below are the top comments and most mentioned artists:

    1. "Adam Levine/Maroon 5. How long did 'Girls Like You' top the charts? Too long."

    Adam on stage

    2. "I don't get Taylor Swift. I like maybe one song per album, but people out here mortgaging their parents' homes for a concert ticket."

    closeup of Taylor

    3. "Drake's singing voice is terrible. He sounds like an unbalanced washing machine."

    Drake on stage

    4. "In terms of current popularity: Jack Harlow. I am a pretty big rap fan, but man that guy makes some of the most mid-music I've ever heard. None of it is necessarily bad, but none of it is good either. He just sounds like a white version of when Drake phones it in."

    closeup of Jack

    5. "Ed Sheeran. His music is fine if you're into generic pop, I guess? But not sure why he's praised as highly as he is."

    Ed playing on stage

    6. "I'm gonna get sooo much hate for saying this, but Queen."

    Queen on stage

    7. "Coldplay, I've stood by this for over a decade, sure they have talented musicians but the music they write is the most bland/depressing music I've ever heard in my life. How they got a big fanbase and have performed at shows as big as they have still stumps me."


    8. "Justin Bieber. His voice sounds like bland tofu and he ruins every collaboration he does by adding absolutely nothing to the table."

    closeup of justin singing

    9. "Machine Gun Kelly 🙄."

    closeup of machine gun kelly

    10. "Beyoncé. Don’t get me wrong, she’s not bad, she’s incredibly talented actually, but her fans treat her like the second coming of Jesus."

    Beyonce and her dancers

    11. "Imma be murdered for this one, but Harry Styles."

    closeup of harry

    12. "Mumford & Sons should have been the best band you’ve ever seen at a farmers market. On the way home you’d go, 'I really should’ve bought a CD but the queue was too long…' Then you’d never think about them again."

    the band playing on stage

    13. "I have to admit, I am a white man in my fifties, and I don't think KISS is that great. I've tried numerous times to truly like them to no avail. The riffs are beginner-ish, lyrics are cheesy, the mix is horrible, I guess I missed the boat on them. I dunno?"

    the band together posing

    14. "Foo Fighters are just respectable Nickelback."

    foo fighters on stage

    15. "Ariana Grande. I’m sorry, I just can’t make myself like her. Do what you will."

    closeup of ariana

    16. "Not the MOST overrated, but Radiohead never really felt like they had the substance other people pretended they had."

    the band posing together

    17. "Madonna is not a great singer. Obviously a cultural icon, but not that talented musically."

    closeup of madonna

    18. And lastly: "I’m sorry to say this, but the Beatles."

    the band posing together

    You can read the full thread of responses on Reddit.

    Note: Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity.

    Okay, obviously this is a very divisive list and I'd say that, in my personal opinion, 99% of these artists didn't deserve to be called overrated. But, do you agree? Or is there another artist that you don't understand the hype around? Sound off in the comments below!