musicians The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods

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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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Pearl Jam is listed (or ranked) 4 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) 5 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Cranberries Jangle pop, New Wave Rock music

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Meat Loaf is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Meat Loaf Wagnerian rock, Rock opera 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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Bread is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Bread Rock music, Folk rock Country rock

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Hall & Oates is listed (or ranked) 14 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) 15 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) 16 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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Blind Melon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Blind Melon Blues-rock, Grunge Folk rock

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Creedence Clearwater Revival is listed (or ranked) 18 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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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 B-52's is listed (or ranked) 22 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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The Turtles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Turtles Pop music, Rock music Psychedelic pop

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The Sugarhill Gang is listed (or ranked) 24 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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Tangerine Dream is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Tangerine Dream Krautrock, New Age music Electronic music

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Hot Chocolate is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Hot Chocolate Disco, Pop music Contemporary R&B

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The Electric Prunes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Electric Prunes Rock music, Garage rock Acid rock

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Wild Cherry is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Wild Cherry Disco, Pop music Rock music

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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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Hootie & the Blowfish is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Hootie & the Blowfish Jangle pop, Heartland rock Rock music

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The Lovin' Spoonful is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Lovin' Spoonful Pop music, Rock music Folk rock

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Meat Puppets is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Meat Puppets Grunge, Neo-psychedelia Alternative rock

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Spice Girls is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Spice Girls Girl group, Rock music Dance-pop

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Bowling for Soup is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Bowling for Soup Pop punk, Pop music Rock music

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Las Ketchup is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Las Ketchup Pop music, Chill-out music

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Captain Beefheart & His Magic ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band Blues-rock, Spoken word Garage rock

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Humble Pie is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Humble Pie Blues-rock, Boogie rock Rock music

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Buckcherry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Buckcherry Glam metal, Blues-rock Heavy metal

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Vanilla Ice is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Vanilla Ice Hip hop music, Nu metal Rock music

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Ice-T is listed (or ranked) 40 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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Limp Bizkit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Limp Bizkit Nu metal, Rap rock Rapcore

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The Jam is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Jam Pop punk, New Wave Rock music

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Veruca Salt is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Veruca Salt Grunge, Power pop Post-grunge

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Wheatus is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Wheatus Pop punk, Rock music Pop rock

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Mudhoney is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Mudhoney Punk blues, Garage punk Garage rock

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Sweet is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Sweet Bubblegum pop, Pop music Rock music

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Black Stone Cherry is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Black Stone Cherry Blues-rock, Rock music Heavy metal

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Blackberry Smoke is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Blackberry Smoke Country rock, Country Southern rock

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The Flying Burrito Brothers is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
The Flying Burrito Brothers Rock music, Country rock Country

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Seaweed is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Bands That Are Named After Foods
Seaweed Rock music, Grunge Alternative rock