List of Detroit rock and roll bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as rock and roll solo artists from Detroit are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Detroit music that you've never heard before. The rock and roll bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Detroit. If you think the best Detroit rock and roll band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.
List features bands like The Temptations, MC5, and many moreIf you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular rock and roll bands from Detroit?" and "Which rock and roll bands started in Detroit?" then this list will answer your questions.