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The Best Parody Music Bands/Artists

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Every once in a while, a musician and their hit songs needs a new twist. That could mean a cover, but more often, it will have a new life with the help of a parody musicians. Usually, one of these funny people will record a parody version of a song, and the reuse of the music gives a song a second life. These music parodies are sometimes even more popular than the original versions. The best parody artists have a keen sense of pop culture, and thus, their take on these existing songs isn't just refreshing, it's hilarious. That what separates the best parody musicians from their contemporaries. In some cases, the original musician actually likes the parody of their song more than their version.

So, who are the best parody music artists? At the top of any list of parody music has to be Weird Al Yankovic, Spinal Tap, Dr. Demento, Steel Panther, The Dan Band and GWAR. These are some of the most well known parody bands and they are widely known as such. These bands have a wide following and their fans are some of the most loyal in all of music.

That said, this list of parody musicians should serve as a good basis in determine what is the best parody music. If you're familiar with parody music, you'll know that these are some of the best artists in the genre. This list answers the questions "who are the best parody music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest parody music 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 parody music bands that you might've heard of. (37 items)
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    Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

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    Satire, Rhythm and blues, Comedy music

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    Rock music, Heavy metal, Acoustic music

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    Ninja Sex Party is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Parody Music Bands/Artists

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    Comedy

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    Glam metal, Heavy metal, Glam rock

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    Horror punk, Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

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    Parody music, Comedy rock

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    The Axis of Awesome is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Parody Music Bands/Artists

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    Comedy rock

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    Pop punk, Synthpop, New Wave

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    Noise rock, Pop music, Heavy metal

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    Rock music, Comedy, Christmas music Robert "Bob" Rivers (born July 7, 1956 in Branford, Connecticut) is an American rock and roll radio on-air personalityin the Pacific Northwest, as well as a

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    Contemporary Christian music, Parody music, Comedy

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    Parody music, Country

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    Nu metal, Thrash metal, Metalcore

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    Melodic death metal, Heavy metal, Death metal

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    Rock music, Pop rock, Parody music

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    Rock music, Mashup, Heavy metal

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    Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Metalcore

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    Rock music, Parody music, Bluegrass

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    Parody music, Comedy, Country

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    the great Luke Ski is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Parody Music Bands/Artists

    Hip hop music, Filk music, Parody music

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    Rock music, Parody music, Country

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    Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Indie rock

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    Pop music, Rock music, Parody music

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    Parody music, Comedy, Country

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    The Fringemunks is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Parody Music Bands/Artists

    Filk music, Parody music

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    Maggira Sisters is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Parody Music Bands/Artists

    Parody music

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    Rock music, Heavy metal, Parody music

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    Parody music, Hardcore punk

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    Rock music, Parody music, Comedy

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    Rock music, Folk rock, Reggae

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    Pop music, House music, Dance music

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    Crossover thrash, Christian music, Thrash metal

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    Parody music

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    Parody music, Comedy rock

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