Documentary The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked  

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Here are the best music documentaries streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for concert documentaries or artist biographies, this list of music documentary movies currently on Netflix is regularly updated with new and popular TV films. What are the best music documentary films to watch on Netflix? 

Featuring artists, like Lady Gaga, Jimi Hendrix, Justin Bieber, and more, good music documentaries on Netflix include Gaga: Five Foot Two, Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me, The Wrecking Crew, and Biggie & Tupac.

Vote up the best music docs on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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What Happened, Miss Simone? is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
James Baldwin, Stokely Carmichael, Walter Cronkite

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11 1
Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked

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11 1
Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child Bootsy Collins, Jimi Hendrix, Noel Redding

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11 1
The Wrecking Crew is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
The Wrecking Crew Brian Wilson, Micky Dolenz, Dick Clark

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We Are Twisted F*cking Sister! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
We Are Twisted F*cking Sister! Dee Snider, Suzette Snider, Jason Flom

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It Might Get Loud is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Michael McKean

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10 1
Hired Gun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Hired Gun

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10 1
It's So Easy and Other Lies is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
It's So Easy and Other Lies Duff McKagan, Danko Jones, Paul Hutzler

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10 1
Biggie & Tupac is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Snoop Dogg, Suge Knight, Nick Broomfield

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9 1
Reincarnated is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Reincarnated

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7 1
Hot Sugar's Cold World is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Hot Sugar's Cold World Frank Andrews, Danny Brown, Shelby Fero

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7 1
Joe Cocker: Mad Dog with Soul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Joe Cocker: Mad Dog with Soul Joe Cocker, Pam Cocker, Vic Cocker

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8 2
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead Afrojack, Benji Madden, Devon Aoki

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Justin Bieber: Never Say Never is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked

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George Harrison: Living in the... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked

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5 0
Nat King Cole: Afraid of the D... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark Harry Belafonte, Tony Bennett, George Benson

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6 1
Imba Means Sing is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Imba Means Sing

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8 3
Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Billy Corgan, Geddy Lee, Neil Peart

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9 4
Beware of Mr. Baker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Ginger Baker, John Lydon, Eric Clapton

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8 4
Danny Says is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Danny Says Justin Bond, Mx Justin Vivian Bond, Judy Collins

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5 1
Crescendo! The Healing Power o... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Crescendo! The Healing Power of Music

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4 0
History of the Eagles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
History of the Eagles Eagles, Glenn Frey, Don Henley

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4 0
How the Beatles Changed the Wo... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
How the Beatles Changed the World George Harrison, John Lennon, Ringo Starr

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8 5
Anvil! The Story of Anvil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Robb Reiner, Steve "Lips" Kudlow

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7 4
Pentatonix: On My Way Home is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Pentatonix: On My Way Home Mitch Grassi, Scott Hoying, Avi Kaplan

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7 4
The Other One: The Long, Stran... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip Of Bob Weir

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6 3
Most Valuable Players is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Most Valuable Players

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6 3
Keith Richards: Under the Infl... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Keith Richards: Under the Influence Steve Jordan, Keith Richards, Waddy Wachtel

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4 1
I Called Him Morgan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
I Called Him Morgan Lee Morgan, Helen Morgan, Wayne Shorter

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4 1
Los Punks: We Are All We Have is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Los Punks: We Are All We Have

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John Mellencamp: Plain Spoken is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
John Mellencamp: Plain Spoken John Mellencamp

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Breaking a Monster is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Breaking a Monster Malcolm Brickhouse, Jarad Dawkins, Alec Atkins

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6 4
Leave The World Behind is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Leave The World Behind

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6 4
Mad Tiger is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Mad Tiger Kengo Hioki, Kotaro Tsukada, Yumiko Hioki

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6 4
This Is the Life is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
This Is the Life Chali 2na, Pigeon John, Cut Chemist

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6 4
Hello I Am David! is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Hello I Am David! David Helfgott

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3 1
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of Jame... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown James Brown

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3 1
East Jerusalem/West Jerusalem is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
East Jerusalem/West Jerusalem

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Rolling Stones: Crossfire Hurr... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Rolling Stones: Crossfire Hurricane

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Springsteen & I is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Springsteen & I Bruce Springsteen, Mitchell A. S. Hallock

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The Doors: When You're Strange is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
The Doors: When You're Strange Johnny Depp, Jim Morrison, John Densmore

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5 4
Gaga: Five Foot Two is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Gaga: Five Foot Two Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett, Donatalla Versace

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5 4
Foo Fighters: Back and Forth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked

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5 4
Covered-Alive in Asia is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Covered-Alive in Asia Yolanda Adams, Rance Allen, Isaac Caree

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Chasing Trane is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Chasing Trane Denzel Washington, Bill Clinton, Ravi Coltrane

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Sinatra: To Be Frank is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Sinatra: To Be Frank Alice Cooper, Tony DeSare, Paul Gambaccini

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The Man Who Would Be Polka Kin... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
The Man Who Would Be Polka King Greg Korin

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Sufi Soul: The Mystic Music of... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Sufi Soul: The Mystic Music of Islam William Dalrymple, Salman Ahmed, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Strike a Pose is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Strike a Pose Madonna, Luis Camacho, Jose Guitierez

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Roots is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Music Documentaries On Netflix, Ranked
Roots Herbert Cavalier Jr., Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Malachi Kirby