This list of famous South African musicians includes both bands and solo artists, as well as many singers/groups/duos of indie and underground status. From Peter Gabriel to Dave Matthews, to various Cape Town and Gqeberha natives, this compilation of older and modern South African artists features a wide range of genres, such as rock, alternative, metal, punk, pop, folk, country, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and even blues.
If you're wondering, "What bands or singing groups are from South Africa?" or "Where can I find a good list of popular South African artists?" then look no further! Check out some of the best, local, top artists from Southern Africa's populous nation below.