Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Berlin

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

Everything from Rammstein to Tangerine Dream is included on this list.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Berlin?" or "What is a list of Berlin bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (99 items)
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Rammstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Industrial music
Rammstein is a German Neue Deutsche Härte/industrial metal band. Formed in 1994 in Berlin, its members are Till Lindemann, Richard Z. Kruspe, Paul H. Landers, Oliver "Ollie" ...more
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Tangerine Dream is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Krautrock, New Age music, Electronic music
Tangerine Dream is a German electronic music group founded in 1967 by Edgar Froese. The band underwent many personnel changes over the years, with Froese being the only continuous member. ...more
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Markus Schulz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Trance music, Progressive house music
Markus Schulz, is a German-American DJ and music producer. He lives in Miami, Florida. He is best known for his weekly radio show titled Global DJ Broadcast that airs on Digitally Imported ...more
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Atari Teenage Riot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Synthpunk, Electronic music, Noise music
Atari Teenage Riot is a German digital hardcore group formed in Berlin in 1992. The name was taken from a Portuguese Joe song entitled "Teenage Riot" from the album "Teen-age ...more
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Cluster is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Krautrock, Electronic music, Experimental music
Cluster was a German experimental musical group who influenced the development of contemporary popular electronic and ambient music. They have recorded albums in a wide variety of styles ranging ...more
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Ash Ra Tempel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Krautrock, Space rock, Electronic music
Ash Ra Tempel was a German krautrock group of the 1970s, which is an example of cosmic or ambient space rock.
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Paul Kalkbrenner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Downtempo, Minimal techno, Electronic music
Paul Kalkbrenner is a German live act, producer of electronic music, and actor from Berlin. Because he breaks down his tracks into elements that are reassembled onstage, Kalkbrenner is ...more
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Klaus Doldinger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Jazz, Film score
Klaus Doldinger is a German saxophonist, especially well known for jazz and as a composer of film music. He was the recipient of 1997's Bavarian Film Awards.
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Seeed is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Dancehall, Reggae, Dub
Seeed is a German band from Berlin. Founded in 1998, they have become well known in Germany and its neighboring countries. Seeed consists of eleven band members, including three singers, a horn ...more
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Cascada is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Synthpop, Pop music, Euro-trance
Cascada is a German dance music act founded in 2004 by singer Natalie Horler, German DJ Manian and Yann Peifer. They are best known for their hit singles "Everytime We Touch", ...more
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Richard Zven Kruspe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Industrial metal, Industrial rock, European industrial metal
Richard Zven Kruspe is a German musician and guitarist of the German Neue Deutsche Härte band Rammstein, as well as the frontman of the band Emigrate.
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Ellen Allien is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Synthpop, Intelligent dance music, Electronica
Ellen Allien is a German electronic musician, music producer, and the founder of BPitch Control music label. Her album Stadtkind was dedicated to the city of Berlin, and she cites the culture of ...more
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King Khan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Psychedelic soul, Rock music, Garage punk
Arish Ahmad Khan, better known by his stage name King Khan, is a Canadian musician. He is best known as the frontman of the rock 'n roll bands King Khan and the Shrines and The King Khan &
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Modeselektor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Electronic music, Breakbeat, Experimental music
Modeselektor is a German electronic music duo consisting of Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary. The group draws heavily from IDM, glitch, electro house and hip hop. In an interview the group ...more
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Klaus Schulze is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Krautrock, New Age music, Electronic music
Klaus Schulze is a German electronic music composer and musician. He also used the alias Richard Wahnfried. He was briefly a member of the electronic bands Tangerine Dream and Ash Ra Tempel ...more
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Hans-Joachim Roedelius is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Krautrock, Synthpop, German rock
Hans-Joachim Roedelius is a German experimental, ambient and electronic musician. He is best known as a co-founder of the krautrock groups Cluster and Harmonia and for his work in the ambient ...more
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Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Classical music
The Berlin Philharmonic is an orchestra based in Berlin, Germany and is consistently ranked as one of the best orchestras in the world. In 2006, a group of ten European media outlets voted the ...more
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Knorkator is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Industrial metal, Rock music, Heavy metal
Knorkator is a German band from Berlin that combines heavy metal with comical elements. They proclaim themselves to be "Germany's most band of the world", as the title "The best ...more
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Till Lindemann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Heavy metal
Till Lindemann is a German musician, songwriter, actor and poet. He is most commonly recognized as the lead vocalist and frontman of the German Neue Deutsche Härte/industrial metal band ...more
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Reinhard Mey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Skiffle, Chanson, Folk music
Reinhard Friedrich Michael Mey is a German "Liedermacher". In France he is known as Frédérik Mey. Mey has released 27 German albums so far by 2009, and consistently ...more
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Farin Urlaub is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Ska punk, Punk rock
Jan Ulrich Max Vetter, better known as Farin Urlaub is a German musician and songwriter. He is best known as the guitarist/vocalist for the German punk rock band Die Ärzte. Vetter has been ...more
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The Ocean is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Doom metal, Post-metal, Progressive metal
The Ocean is a progressive metal band started in 2001 by German guitarist Robin Staps. However, the first stable line-up was formed only by 2009 during recording sessions of Heliocentric and ...more
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Jan Jelinek is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Minimal techno, Glitch, Intelligent dance music
Jan Jelinek is a German electronic musician who also operates under the names of Farben, Gramm and The Exposures. His music is usually categorized as minimal techno, glitch or microhouse, and is ...more
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Royal TS is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Hip hop music, German hip hop
Alles ist die Sekte is a German hip hop duo from Berlin, composed of the two rappers Sido and B-Tight.
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Frank Hassas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Berlin
Hip hop music, Pop music, Electro
Frank Hassas is a German EDM and hip-hop producer/composer. He got his nickname from a Grandmaster Flash record, where there is a vocal part: "He is the King of the Quickmix". His ...more