Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Atlanta

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

List bands range from The Black Crowes to André 3000.

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The Black Crowes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Rock music
The Black Crowes were an American rock band formed in 1989. Their discography includes nine studio albums, four live albums and several charting singles. The band was signed to Def American ...more

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André 3000 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rock music
André Lauren Benjamin, better known by his stage name André 3000, is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and actor, best known for being ...more

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OutKast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Alternative hip hop, Dance-pop, Jazz
Outkast was an American hip hop duo formed in 1992, in East Point, Atlanta, Georgia, composed of Atlanta-based rappers André "André 3000" Benjamin and Antwan "Big ...more

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T.I. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Gangsta rap
Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr., better known by his stage name T.I., is an American rapper, record producer, and actor. He signed his first major label record deal in 1999, with Arista Records ...more

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Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop
Christopher Brian "Chris" Bridges, better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and actor. Along with his manager, Chaka Zulu, Ludacris is the ...more

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John Mayer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music
John Clayton Mayer is an American singer-songwriter and producer. He was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and raised in nearby Fairfield. He attended Berklee College of Music in Boston, ...more

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TLC is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Girl group, Alternative hip hop
TLC is an American girl group whose repertoire spans R&B, hip hop, pop, funk and new jack swing. TLC originally comprised singer Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, rapper Lisa "Left ...more

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Cee Lo Green is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music
Thomas DeCarlo Callaway, better known by his stage name CeeLo Green, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and businessman. Green came to initial prominence as a member of ...more

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Ciara is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
Ciara Princess Harris, known mononymously as Ciara, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, actress and fashion model. Born in Austin, Texas, she traveled around the world ...more

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Monica is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Pop music, Folk music
Monica Denise Brown, simply known as Monica, is an American singer, producer, and actress. Born and raised in College Park, Georgia, she began performing as a child and became part of a ...more

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Gladys Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Gospel music
Gladys Maria Knight, known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American recording artist, songwriter, businesswoman, humanitarian and author. A four-time Grammy Award-winner, she is best ...more

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Lady Antebellum is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Country pop, Pop music, Country
Lady Antebellum is an American country music group formed in Nashville, Tennessee in 2006. The group is composed of Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley, and Dave Haywood. Scott is the daughter of ...more

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Big Boi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Southern hip hop
Antwan André Patton, better known by his stage name Big Boi, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor, best known for being a member of American hip hop duo OutKast ...more

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Goodie Mob is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop
Goodie Mob is a hip-hop group based in Atlanta, Georgia that formed in 1991 and currently consists of members Cee-Lo, Khujo, T-Mo, and Big Gipp.

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Young Jeezy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Pop rap
Jay Wayne Jenkins, better known by his stage name Young Jeezy or simply Jeezy, is an American hip hop recording artist from Atlanta, Georgia. He is the de facto leader of Southern hip hop group ...more

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Lil Jon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap
Jonathan Smith, better known by his stage name Lil Jon, is an American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and DJ. He was a member of the group Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, which he ...more

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Mastodon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Post-metal, Progressive metal, Groove metal
Mastodon is an American heavy metal band from Atlanta, Georgia, formed in early 2000 and composed of bassist Troy Sanders, guitarists Brent Hinds and Bill Kelliher and drummer Brann Dailor. ...more

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Brenda Lee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Pop music, Rockabilly, Country
Brenda Mae Tarpley, known as Brenda Lee, is an American performer and the top-charting female vocalist of the 1960s. She sang rockabilly, pop and country music, and had 47 US chart hits during ...more

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Keri Hilson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
Keri Lynn Hilson is an American singer, songwriter, actress and record producer. She was born and raised in Decatur, Georgia, and spent most of her youth working with producer Anthony Dent, as a ...more

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Sevendust is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Nu metal, Industrial metal, Heavy metal
Sevendust is an American alternative metal band from Atlanta, Georgia. Formed in 1994 by bassist Vince Hornsby, drummer Morgan Rose and guitarist John Connolly. After their first demo, lead ...more

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Casting Crowns is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Pop music, Rock music, Contemporary Christian music
Casting Crowns is a contemporary Christian and Christian rock band started in 1999 by youth pastor Mark Hall, who serves as the band's lead vocalist, as part of a youth group at First Baptist ...more

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Soulja Boy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Pop music
DeAndre Cortez Way, better known by his stage name Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. In September 2007, his single ...more

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Gnarls Barkley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Neo soul
Gnarls Barkley is an American soul music duo, composed of music producer Brian Joseph Burton and singer-songwriter Thomas DeCarlo Callaway. Their debut studio album St. Elsewhere, was released ...more

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Gucci Mane is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Gangsta rap
Radric Delantic Davis, better known by his stage name Gucci Mane, is an American rapper. He debuted in 2005 with Trap House, Trap-A-Thon, and Back to the Trap House in 2007. In 2009, his second ...more

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Sugarland is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Atlanta
Country pop, Pop music, Country
Sugarland, an American country music duo, is composed of singer, songwriters and actors Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush. Sugarland was founded in 2002 by Kristen Hall with Bush and became a ...more