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Bands from Chicago

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Chicago bands list includes solo artists. All famous Chicago bands are included, with photos, as well as many Chicago musicians of underground status. Examples include Muddy Waters and Smashing Pumpkins. This list of Chicago musical artists includes genre and other data. Rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and any other musical artists or groups from the Chicago music scene are included, and listed alphabetically.

The Windy City is one of the most eclectic places for music. Beginning with rock n roll's early days, the blues movement to today with hip hop stars like Kanye West and Common have all called Chicago home.

You can use Ranker to quickly make and post your own list of your favorite musical artists. singer/songwriters, and any other /songwriters/musicians from Chicago. List is alphabetical and sortable by column. (368 items)
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  1. 220
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    Acid house, Deep house, Electronic music More
  2. 238
    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rock music More
  3. 217
    Adult contemporary music, Rock music, Soft rock More
  4. 256
    Alternative country More
  5. 222
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    Pinetop Seven

    Alternative country, Indie rock More
  6. 269

    Sheriff Scabs

    Alternative rock More
  7. 299
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    Alternative rock More
  8. 281

    Urge Overkill

    Alternative rock More
  9. 336
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    Wax on Radio

    Alternative rock More
  10. 32
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    Breaking Circus

    Alternative rock, Indie rock, Post-punk More
  11. 46
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    Alternative rock, Progressive rock, Punk rock More
  12. 23
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    Alternative rock, Punk rock, Post-hardcore More
  13. 105
    Avant-garde jazz, Jazz More
  14. 16
    Avant-garde jazz, Opera, Jazz More
  15. 47
    Ballad, Ska, Rock music More
  16. 367
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    Black metal, Sludge metal, Grindcore More
  17. 12
    Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music More
  18. 129
    Blues More
  19. 194
    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music More
  20. 362
    Blues-rock, Classic rock, Heartland rock More
  21. 276
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    Blues-rock, Electric blues, Blues More
  22. 359
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    Blues-rock, Garage rock More
  23. 198
    Blues-rock, Heartland rock, Rock music More
  24. 234
    Blues-rock, New Wave, Rock music More
  25. 76
    Blues-rock, Pop music, Chicago soul More

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