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Best Original Pilipino Music Bands/Artists of All Time

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The best OPM, or original Pilipino music artists list, including Eraserheads and Aegis, ranked best to worst by votes. This list of original Pilipino music bands includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Original Pilipino Music, now more commonly termed Original Pinoy Music or Original Pilipino Music or OPM for short, emerged in the 70s as to Philippine pop songs and grew more popular in the 80s in 90s when new filipino bands, like Smokey Mountain and Donna Cruz came on the scene. 

This list of OPM bands is shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all original Pilipino music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest original Pilipino music bands of all time, since the most famous artists are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans. If you are a fan and you see that your favorite band is missing from this original Pinoy music list, go ahead and add them!
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    added by EdwardJohnCampanero Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

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    Experimental classical music, Music of the Philippines, Comedy rock

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  3. 3
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    Indie pop, Pop music, Grunge

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    Indie pop, Ballad, Cello rock

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    Ballad, Pop music, Rock music

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    Pop music, Manila Sound, Music of the Philippines

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    Pop punk, Heavy metal, Pop rock

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  8. 8
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    Acoustic music, Soul music, Music of the Philippines

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    Pop music, Reggae, Pop rock

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    Emo, Pop rock, Alternative rock

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    Moonstar88 Rock music, Alternative rock, Music of the Philippines

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    Imago Music of the Philippines

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    Rock music, Pop rock, Alternative rock

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    Pop rock, Alternative rock, Music of the Philippines

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    Ballad, Pop music, Acoustic music

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    Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Ballad

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    Pop rock, Alternative rock, Music of the Philippines

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    Franco Rock music, Post-grunge, Alternative rock

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    added by DougSchwartz Gary Valenciano Excellent Pop/Lite Rock, Ballad Singer. 

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    added by McTanBarbasa Experimental rock, Jazz fusion, Pop rock

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    Pop punk, Pop rock, Alternative rock

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    Rock music, Soft rock, Music of the Philippines

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    Indie pop, Pop music, Pop rock

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    Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues, Jazz

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    True Faith Pop rock, Experimental music, Alternative rock

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    Shamrock Music of the Philippines

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    Pop music, Musical theatre, Classical music

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    Neocolours Music of the Philippines

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    Urbandub Experimental rock, Rhythm and blues, Alternative rock

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    Adult contemporary music, Ballad, Pop music

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    New Wave, Rock music, Alternative rock

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    Pop music, Emo, Pop rock

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    Acoustic music, Pop rock, Alternative rock

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    Pop rock, Alternative rock, Music of the Philippines

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    Pop music, Rock music, Classical music

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    Pop music, Novelty song, Music of the Philippines

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    Ska, Rock music, Reggae

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    Rock music, Pop rock, Soft rock

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    Indie pop, Pop music, Pop rock

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    Acoustic music, Dream pop, Pop rock

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    Nu metal, Experimental rock, Heavy metal

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    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Classical music

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    Hip hop music, Pop music, Rap music

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    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Dance music

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Pop rock

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    Rock music, Comedy, Music of the Philippines

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    General Luna Rock music, Progressive rock, Music of the Philippines

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    Noise rock, Nu metal, Emo

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    Ballad, Rhythm and blues, Pop rock

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    Pop music, Traditional music, Folk music

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