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Best Jazz-Funk Bands/Artists

Jazz-funk artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good jazz-funk 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 jazz-funk bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Jazz-funk 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 jazz-funk bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest jazz-funk bands of all time, since the most famous jazz-funk artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best jazz-funk music.

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

A list made up of items like Red Hot Chili Peppers and Beastie Boys. Vote for the best items, in your opinion, by clicking the thumbs up button. Which of these items belongs at the top of the list? Galactic? Billy Cobham?

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

The list includes all new jazz-funk 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 jazz-funk, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into jazz-funk 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 jazz-funk bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent jazz-funk bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best jazz-funk bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest jazz-funk 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 jazz-funk bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Crossover jazz, Sophisti-pop, Smooth jazz More
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    Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz More
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    Kozmigroov, Jazz-funk, Folk jazz More
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    Rock music, Jazz fusion, Progressive bluegrass More
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    Kozmigroov, Hard bop, Rhythm and blues More
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    Kozmigroov, Jazz fusion, Jazz More
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    Kozmigroov, Jazz-funk, Rock music More
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    Nu jazz, Jazz-funk, Pop music More
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    The Mizell Brothers

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    Johnny "Hammond" Smith

    Hard bop, Soul jazz More
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    Nu jazz, Jazz-funk, Acid jazz More
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    Hip hop music, Disco, Kozmigroov More
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    Jazz-funk, Pop music, Sophisti-pop More
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    Jazz fusion More
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    Jazz, Blues, Funk More
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    Kozmigroov More
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    Pleasure

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    Jazz-funk, Punk jazz, Funk rock More
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    Kozmigroov More
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    Jazz-funk, Hard bop, Jazz fusion More
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    Jazz fusion, Jazz More
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    Funkanova

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    Samba, Jazz, Funk More
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    Jazz-funk, Hard bop, Jazz fusion More
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    Free funk, Post-bop, Jazz More
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    Jazz More
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    Hip hop music, Disco, Jazz-funk More
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    Nathan Haines

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    The Soul Rebels

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    Roger Glenn

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    Jazz-funk, Outsider music, Psychedelic pop More
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    Graham Warr

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    Hip hop music, Jazz-funk, Jazz fusion More
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    Kung Fu

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