Artists That Sound Alike

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  • Lil Wayne XXL
  • Future, Rich Homie Quan
  • Action Bronson, Ghostface Killah
  • Shyne, Notorious B.I.G.
  • Blu Cantrell, Faith Evans
  • Toni Braxton, Anita Baker
  • Tupac, Lil Zane
  • Vanity, Apollonia
  • Noe, Jay Z
  • Loon, Mase
  • Jaheim, Teddy Pendergrass
  • Trey Songz and R. Kelly
  • The-Dream and The Weeknd
  • B Smyth and Chris Brown
  • Rihanna, Tiara Thomas

In the new issue of XXL, Lil Wayne says he sees too much similarities in music these days. "I don't know where the authenticity is in the game anymore," he said. "Today everyone sounds alike, they looking alike, they acting alike, they dressing alike."

Coincidentally enough, Lil Kim just jumped on his Young Money artist Nicki Minaj's latest feature, Beyoncé's "Flawless (Remix)." Kim has accused Nicki of sounding like her in the past.

Artists who have similar tones and flows happens sometimes. Read on for some of music's sound alikes. Can you tell the difference?

(Photo: XXL Magazine, August/September 2014)

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