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List Rules Band name must have something to do with food/edible substances

The best bands that are named after food criss-cross the music world with offerings from music genres like indie rock, classic rock, and even a little hip-hop. The only rule here is that these famous bands must have some kind of food affiliation. For instance: Ice Cube has no caloric value so he doesn't count. Ice-T, however, is a sweet delicious treat on a hot day and in the music world, so he's in. 

This votable list of band names with food in them is your chance to choose the best food related artist or band. Is a bit of Cake your thing? Are you feeling frisky from Blue Oyster Cult? Does a little Eminem satisfy your funny music name cravings? Whether you're a fan of a good band with a funny food name or just a fan of food names and weird bands, this list of famous bands with food names is the place to be for all the most mouth watering band names.

This band names list exists solely to highlight food bands, but if you're curious to see where some of the best weird band names came from, check out the greatest band name origin stories. Also, don't be surprised when you see some of these funny band names on the list of great bands with the worst names.
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Red Hot Chili Peppers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Red Hot Chili Peppers Classic rock, Jazz-funk, Rock music

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The Smashing Pumpkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Smashing Pumpkins Shoegazing, Gothic rock, Alternative rock

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Cream is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Cream Blues-rock, Classic rock, Rock music

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Meat Loaf is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Meat Loaf Wagnerian rock, Rock opera, Rock music

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Pearl Jam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Pearl Jam Rock music, Grunge, Post-grunge

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The Cranberries is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Cranberries Jangle pop, New Wave, Rock music

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Blue Öyster Cult is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Blue Öyster Cult Rock music, Heavy metal, Stoner rock

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Chuck Berry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Chuck Berry Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll

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Cake is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Cake Country rock, Post-grunge, Alternative rock

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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Eminem Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Korn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Korn Dubstep, Nu metal, Industrial metal

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Bananarama is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Bananarama Girl group, Synthpop, New Wave

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Hall & Oates is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Hall & Oates Blue-eyed soul, New Wave, Rock music

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The Black Eyed Peas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Black Eyed Peas Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

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Salt-N-Pepa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Salt-N-Pepa Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop rap

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Bread is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Bread Rock music, Folk rock, Country rock

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Creedence Clearwater Revival is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Creedence Clearwater Revival Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Swamp pop

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Blind Melon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Blind Melon Blues-rock, Grunge, Folk rock

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April Wine is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
April Wine Rock music, Hard rock

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Fiona Apple is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Fiona Apple Indie pop, Rock music, Piano rock

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Phish is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Phish Rock music, Neo-psychedelia, Jazz fusion

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The Sugarhill Gang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Sugarhill Gang Hip hop music, Old-school hip hop, Disco

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The Lemonheads is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Lemonheads Alternative rock, Punk rock, Indie rock

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The B-52's is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The B-52's New Wave, Pop music, Rock music

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Sweet is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Sweet Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music

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Wild Cherry is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Wild Cherry Disco, Pop music, Rock music

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Neneh Cherry is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Neneh Cherry Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

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Black Grape is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Black Grape Alternative dance, Britpop

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Vanilla Fudge is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Vanilla Fudge Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

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Meat Puppets is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Meat Puppets Grunge, Neo-psychedelia, Alternative rock

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Tangerine Dream is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Tangerine Dream Krautrock, New Age music, Electronic music

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The Turtles is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Turtles Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop

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Pigface is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Pigface

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Salt N Peppa is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Salt N Peppa

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Hootie & the Blowfish is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Hootie & the Blowfish Jangle pop, Heartland rock, Rock music

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Bowling for Soup is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Bowling for Soup Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

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Sugar is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Sugar Power pop, Alternative rock, Post-punk

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Hot Chocolate is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Hot Chocolate Disco, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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The Lovin' Spoonful is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Lovin' Spoonful Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock

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Sugarland is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Sugarland Country pop, Pop music, Country

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The Mighty Lemon Drops is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Mighty Lemon Drops Jangle pop, Indie, Alternative rock

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Gin Blossoms is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Gin Blossoms Jangle pop, Pop punk, Pop music

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Blood Orange is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods

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Candyland is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods

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Whiskeytown is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Whiskeytown Alternative country, Country

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Pure Sugar is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods

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Ice-T is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Ice-T Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Rock music

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Spice Girls is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Spice Girls Girl group, Rock music, Dance-pop

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Strawberry Alarm Clock is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Strawberry Alarm Clock Bubblegum pop, Blues-rock, Rock music

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Vanilla Ice is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Vanilla Ice Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music