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The Best Bands Like Journey

April 2, 2020 173 votes 21 voters 1.0k views25 items

List RulesVote up the bands that Journey fans should check out ASAP.

Looking for more classic pop rock bands like Journey? You've come to the right place. Thanks to timeless ballads like "Don't Stop Believing," the San Fancisco outfit is considered one of the best arena rock bands of all time, but there are many other great bands who share a similar sound. 

Foreigner, Boston, REO Speedwagon, and Kansas are among the top bands from the '70s and '80s that are often considered to be related artists to Journey because of the combination of their clean, melodic rock sounds. And because of Steve Perry and company's capacity for hit-making, they've even drawn comparisons to the legendary Queen.

Undeniably, Journey has had a massive influence on popular music, inspiring both contemporaries and new bands today. And, while there are a lot of goodVote up  groups and artists that sound like the legends from the City by the Bay, it's up to you to decide which are the best of the best. Vote up the bands you'd be most likely to recommend to people who are fans of Journey, and be sure to add any that you feel we might have missed.