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List of Famous Bands from Asheville

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List of Asheville bands, listed by their level of fame. This Asheville musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Asheville bands are included, as well as many Asheville musicians of underground status. This list of Asheville 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 Asheville 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.

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    Roberta Flack

    Roberta Flack

    Folk music, Rhythm and blues

    AlbumsThe Christmas Album, Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway, Born To Love, Roberta Flack

    Roberta Cleopatra Flack (born February 10, 1937) is an American singer. She is known for her... more on Wikipedia

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    Jermaine Dupri

    Jermaine Dupri

    Hip hop music, Pop music

    Albums12 Soulful Nights of Christmas, Part 1, Young, Fly & Flashy, Vol. 1

    Jermaine Dupri Mauldin (born September 23, 1972) is an American rapper, songwriter, record... more on Wikipedia

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    Daylight Dies

    Daylight Dies

    Doom metal, Death-doom

    AlbumsNo Reply, Dismantling Devotion, Lost to the Living, A Frail Becoming, Idle

    Daylight Dies is a melodic death/doom band from North Carolina United States.
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    Matt King


    AlbumsHard Country, Five O'Clock Hero

    Matt King (born September 28, 1966) is an American country singer-songwriter. King was born... more on Wikipedia
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    Thrash metal, Groove metal

    AlbumsRoad to Bloodshed

    Sanctity was a heavy metal band from Asheville, North Carolina, United States. They formed in... more on Wikipedia
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    Secret Lives of the Freemasons

    AlbumsThis Was Built to Make You Dance, Weekend Warriors, The Cut and Thrust of Clear Thinking

    Secret Lives! of the Freemasons or alternatively "Secret Lives!" was a band from Asheville,... more on Wikipedia
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    The Falsetto Basses

    Indie pop, Pop music
    The Falsetto Basses were an American indie pop band based in Asheville, North Carolina. They... more on Wikipedia
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    Rex Nelon

    Southern Gospel
    Rex Nelon (January 19, 1932 – January 24, 2000) was one of the senior statesmen in the field... more on Wikipedia
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    Backyard Tire Fire

    Backyard Tire Fire

    Americana, Rock and roll

    AlbumsBar Room Semantics, Backyard Tire Fire, Good to Be, Vagabonds and Hooligans, The Places We Lived

    Backyard Tire Fire is an American band that formed in Asheville, NC in 2000. The band began in... more on Wikipedia
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    Kingsmen Quartet

    Kingsmen Quartet

    Christian music, Southern Gospel


    The Kingsmen Quartet is an American Christian music group.