While his American Idol audition garnered significant attention, William Hung’s singing abilities were far from impressive. His off-key rendition of Ricky Martin’s “She Bangs” became an internet sensation, but for all the wrong reasons.
Known for her reality TV stardom and various business ventures, Kim Kardashian’s attempt at a music career fell flat. Her debut single, “Jam (Turn It Up),” received scathing reviews for its monotone delivery and lack of musical depth.
Kevin Federline, former backup dancer and ex-husband of Britney Spears, released an album titled “Playing with Fire” in 2006. The album was widely panned by critics, who cited Federline’s lack of lyrical depth and poor vocal abilities.
During a 2004 appearance on Saturday Night Live, Ashlee Simpson faced a major embarrassment. As she started performing her song “Pieces of Me,” the wrong pre-recorded vocal track played, revealing that she was lip-syncing.