The Best Christian Rock Bands & Artists Bands/Musicians

The Best Christian Rock Bands & Artists

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Christian rock artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good christian rock bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top christian rock bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Christian rock groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all christian rock bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest christian rock bands of all time, since the most famous christian rock artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best christian rock music.

You can click on the christian rock band names to see more information about that particular notable christian rock group. If they're near the top of the best christian rock artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top christian rock bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the christian rock band names themselves.

This list is made up of a variety of items, including Creed and Jonas Brothers. Make this one count by voting for your favorites on this list. The list has items like Skillet and Paramore so that you have plenty of stuff to vote for.

All important, significant and iconic names in christian rock music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new christian rock bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of christian rock, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into christian rock music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good christian rock bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent christian rock bands. This list answers the questions "who are the best christian rock bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest christian rock musician ever?" If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular christian rock bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote. You could always re-rank this list as your own then share it on your social networks to get a count of what only your friends think. (186 items)

List Criteria: Only Christian rock bands or Christian rock singers. No other rock bands or Christian musicians.

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      Skillet

      Nu metal, Rock music, Grunge More
      100
    2. 2
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      Dark ambient, Nu metal, Rock music More
      95
    3. 3
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      Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music More
      90
    4. 4
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      Nu metal, Christian alternative rock, Rock music More
      88
    5. 5
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      Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal More
      81
    6. 6
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      Pop music, Rock music, Contemporary Christian music More
      79
    7. 7
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      Nu metal, Christian hardcore, Groove metal More
      75
    8. 8
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      Lifehouse

      Pop music, Christian alternative rock, Rock music More
      74
    9. 9
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      Anberlin

      Rock music, Emo, Alternative rock More
      72
    10. 10
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      Nu metal, Thrash metal, Rock music More
      72
    11. 11
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      Third Day

      Pop music, Christian alternative rock, Rock music More
      70
    12. 12
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      Pop music, Grunge, Contemporary worship music More
      68
    13. 13
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      Nu metal, Christian alternative rock, Post-grunge More
      67
    14. 14
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      Christian alternative rock, Experimental rock, Contemporary Christian ... More
      67
    15. 15
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      Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Christian rock More
      66
    16. 16
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      Pop punk, Synthpop, Pop music More
      64
    17. 17
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      Rock music, Folk rock, Acoustic music More
      64
    18. 18
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      Christian music, Christian hip hop, Christian hardcore More
      63
    19. 19
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      ranked low on reranks
      Kutless

      Nu metal, Christian alternative rock, Contemporary worship music More
      63
    20. 20
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      ranked high on reranks
      Ashes Remain

      62
    21. 21
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      Nu metal, Christian hardcore, Rapcore More
      61
    22. 22
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      We as Human

      60
    23. 23
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      David Crowder Band

      Electronic music, Contemporary worship music, Folk rock More
      58
    24. 24
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      Hawk Nelson

      Pop punk, Christian punk, Pop rock More
      56
    25. 25
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      Newsboys

      Contemporary Christian music, Pop rock, Alternative rock More
      56
    26. 26
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      Nu metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal More
      56
    27. 27
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      BarlowGirl

      Adult contemporary music, Rock music, Contemporary Christian music More
      55
    28. 28
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      Tenth Avenue North

      Rock music, Contemporary Christian music, Acoustic music More
      55
    29. 29
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      Stryper

      Glam metal, Nu metal, Rock music More
      55
    30. 30
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      Superchick

      Pop punk, Christian punk, Christian hip hop More
      54
    31. 31
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      Adult album alternative, Pop music, Rock music More
      53
    32. 32
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      Hip hop music, Christian hip hop, Rock music More
      52
    33. 33
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      Pop punk, Indie, Contemporary worship music More
      52
    34. 34
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      Contemporary Christian music, Alternative rock, Christian rock More
      51
    35. 35
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      Pop music, Rock music, Contemporary Christian music More
      51
    36. 36
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      Down 4
      Rock music, Gothic metal, Alternative rock More
      50
    37. 37
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      Rock music, Grunge, Heavy metal More
      50
    38. 38
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      Down 9

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      Fireflight

      Post-metal, Rock music, Post-grunge More
      50
    39. 39
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      Jesus Culture

      49
    40. 40
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      Christian music, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music More
      49
    41. 41
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      Down 6

      Nine Lashes

      48
    42. 42
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      Hip hop music, Rock music, Rap metal More
      48
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      Future of Forestry

      Christian rock, Post-rock More
      48
    44. 44
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      Christian hardcore, Contemporary worship music, Post-grunge More
      47
    45. 45
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      Rock music, Contemporary Christian music, Pop rock More
      46
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    46. 46
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      Contemporary Christian music, Pop rock, Christian rock More
      45
    47. 47
      Up 23
      Down 6
      Nu metal, Christian hardcore, Christian rock More
      45
    48. 48
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      Rock music, Contemporary Christian music, Christian rock More
      45
    49. 49
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      Christian music, Jazz-funk, Pop music More
      45
    50. 50
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      Rock music, Contemporary Christian music, Alternative rock More
      44
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