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The Best Bands Like Imagine Dragons

Updated May 27, 2020 2.8k votes 331 voters 19.4k views46 items

Looking for more bands like Imagine Dragons? The pop rock band from Las Vegas took the world by storm with their album Night Visions in 2012, which has since been certified double Platinum. Let's rank the best bands similar to Imagine Dragons, with the help of your votes.

People often compare Imagine Dragons to Twenty One Pilots, a sythpop duo from Ohio known for songs like "Stressed Out" and "Ride." Just like Imagine Dragons, Twenty One Pilots is a band that's hard to place into a single genre or category. Other bands similar to Imagine Dragons include X Ambassadors, The Neighbourhood, and The Killers, a well-established group that undoubtedly influenced the Vegas rock band.

These Imagine Dragons band recommendations are ranked by your votes, so show some love to the bands you think other fans should check out. Feel free to downvote any bands as well if you feel they aren't similar enough to Imagine Dragons.

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    54

    OneRepublic

    Pop music, Rock music
    OneRepublic is an American pop rock band from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Formed in 2002 by...  more
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    149
    66

    Twenty One Pilots

    Alternative hip hop, Pop
    Twenty One Pilots is an American musical duo from Columbus, Ohio. The band was formed in 2009...  more
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    100
    40

    Bastille

    Synthpop, Alternative rock
    Bastille are an English indie rock band formed in 2010. They began as a solo project by...  more
  • 4
    99
    46

    Coldplay

    Alternative Rock, Pop
    Coldplay are a British rock band formed in London in 1996. The four members – which include...  more
  • 5
    73
    41

    Linkin Park

    Alternative rock, Hip hop
    Linkin Park is an American rock band from Agoura Hills, California. The band's current lineup...  more
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    77
    49

    X Ambassadors

    Rock, Alternative rock
    X Ambassadors (also stylized XA) are an American rock band from Ithaca, New York. Its members...  more
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    53
    33

    The Killers

    Pop punk, Synthpop
    The Killers are an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2001 by members Brandon...  more
  • 8
    63
    51

    Panic! at the Disco

    Alternative rock, Pop punk
    Panic! at the Disco is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 by...  more
  • 9
    57
    45

    The Script

    Indie pop, Blue-eyed soul
    The Script are an Irish pop rock band formed in 2001. The band consists of lead...  more
  • 10
    American Authors is an American rock band based in New York City and who are signed to Island...  more
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    45
    36

    Arctic Monkeys

    Trip hop, Dance-punk
    Arctic Monkeys is an English rock band formed in Sheffield in 2002. The group consists of Alex...  more
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    34
    29

    Walk the Moon

    Power pop, Alternative rock
    Walk the Moon is an American indie rock band based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Lead singer Nicholas...  more
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    43
    41

    Foster the People

    Indie pop, Synthpop
    Foster the People is an American indie pop band formed in Los Angeles, California in 2009. The...  more
  • 14
    43
    41

    Muse

    Alternative Rock, Electronica
    Muse are an English rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The band consists of...  more
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    27
    22

    Cage the Elephant

    Punk blues, Garage rock
    Cage the Elephant is an American rock band from Bowling Green, Kentucky, that formed in 2006....  more
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    33
    32

    AWOLNATION

    Indie pop, Noise rock
    Awolnation is an American electronic rock band, formed and fronted by Aaron Bruno, formerly of...  more
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    23
    24

    Kodaline

    Pop music, Rock music
    Kodaline are an Irish rock band. Originally known as 21 Demands, in 2011 the band changed its...  more
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    27
    30

    The 1975

    Indie pop, Nu gaze
    The 1975 is an English indie rock band formed in Manchester. The group consists of Matthew...  more
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    21
    22

    Snow Patrol

    Post-Britpop, Folk rock
    Snow Patrol are an Irish-Scottish rock band from Northern Ireland and Scotland, formed in...  more
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    25
    28

    The Neighbourhood

    Experimental rock, Dance music
    The Neighbourhood is an American Indie rock band formed in August 2011. The band is composed...  more
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    23
    27

    The Fray

    Indie pop, Adult album alternative
    The Fray is an American rock band from Denver, Colorado. Formed in 2002 by schoolmates Isaac...  more
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    18
    19

    Neon Trees

    New Wave, Pop music
    Neon Trees is an American rock band from Provo, Utah. Known for their energetic live...  more
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    22
    25

    30 Seconds to Mars

    Neo-progressive rock, Rock music
    Thirty Seconds to Mars (commonly stylized as 30 Seconds to Mars) is an American rock band from...  more
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