bands/musicians List of Famous Bands from Oakland

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List of Oakland bands, listed by their level of fame. This Oakland musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Oakland bands are included, as well as many Oakland musicians of underground status. This list of Oakland musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Oakland bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

Everything from Sheila E. to Del tha Funkee Homosapien is included on this list.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Oakland?" or "What is a list of Oakland bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (118 items)

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Sheila E. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Sheila E. Pop music, Rock music, Contemporary R&B

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Del tha Funkee Homosapien is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Del tha Funkee Homosapien Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Funk

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Too $hort is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Too $hort Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dirty rap

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Raphael Saadiq is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Raphael Saadiq Hip hop music, Neo soul, Rock music

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En Vogue is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
En Vogue Girl group, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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MC Hammer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
MC Hammer Hip hop music, Pop music, House music

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Keyshia Cole is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Keyshia Cole Hip hop music, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B

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Machine Head is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Machine Head Nu metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal

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The Pointer Sisters is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
The Pointer Sisters Girl group, New Wave, Pop music

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High On Fire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
High On Fire Doom metal, Thrash metal, Rock music

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Hieroglyphics is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Hieroglyphics Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, West Coast hip hop

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Beats Antique is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Beats Antique World, Electronic music

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Digital Underground is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Digital Underground Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, West Coast hip hop

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Zion I is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Zion I Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop

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Tony! Toni! Toné! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Tony! Toni! Toné! Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, New jack swing

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Goapele is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Goapele Trip hop, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B

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David Murray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
David Murray Avant-garde jazz, Post-bop, Free jazz

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The Coup is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
The Coup Hip hop music

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Souls of Mischief is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Souls of Mischief Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop

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Tower of Power is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Tower of Power Jazz-funk, Smooth jazz, Rhythm and blues

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Neurosis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Neurosis Doom metal, Post-metal, Progressive metal

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Yukmouth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Yukmouth Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Gangsta rap

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415 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
415 Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop

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Richie Rich is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Richie Rich Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop

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Jason Cropper is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Jason Cropper Rock music

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All Shall Perish is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
All Shall Perish Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Technical death metal

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Stephan Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Stephan Jenkins Pop rock, Alternative rock

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Living Legends is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Living Legends Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Underground hip hop

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Rogue Wave is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Rogue Wave Indie rock, Lo-fi music

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Saafir is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Saafir Hip hop music

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Bohemia the Punjabi Rapper is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland

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Seasick Steve is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Seasick Steve Rock music, Folk music, Country

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Keak da Sneak is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Keak da Sneak Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Hyphy

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Mistah F.A.B. is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Mistah F.A.B. Hip hop music, Hyphy, West Coast hip hop

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Cold Blood is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Cold Blood Urban contemporary, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

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Persephone's Bees is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Persephone's Bees Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

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Numskull is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Numskull Gangsta rap, Hyphy

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Blaqk Audio is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Blaqk Audio Synthpop, Electronic body music, Electronic music

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3x Krazy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
3x Krazy Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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Howlin Rain is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Howlin Rain Blues-rock, Classic rock, Indie rock

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Deep Puddle Dynamics is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Deep Puddle Dynamics Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Underground hip hop

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Raw Fusion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Raw Fusion Hip hop music

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Greenthink is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Greenthink Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Underground hip hop

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Opio is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Opio Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, West Coast hip hop

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Shock G is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Shock G Hip hop music, Electronic dance music, Jazz

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Gravy Train!!!! is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Gravy Train!!!! Synthpop, Queercore, Indie rock

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Reaching Quiet is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Reaching Quiet Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop

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Edwin Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Edwin Hawkins Gospel music

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Carla Bley is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Carla Bley Jazz fusion, Post-bop, Jazz

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Abscess is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Oakland
Abscess Doom metal, Death-doom, Deathcore