List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

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

You can rank all of these bands, from Usher to Bessie Smith.

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  • Usher
    Contemporary R&B, Hip hop, Pop
    • Albums: Confessions, Rhythm City, Volume 1: Caught Up (bonus disc), My Way, Usher
    Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter and dancer. He was born in Dallas, Texas, but raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee until moving to Atlanta, Georgia. At the age ...more
  • Bessie Smith
    Jazz, Blues
    • Albums: Squeeze Me, The World's Greatest Blues Singer, 1923-1933 Empress of the Blues, Bessie Smith: The Greatest Blues Singer in the World, The Empress
    Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 – September 26, 1937) was an American blues singer. Nicknamed the Empress of the Blues, she was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often ...more
  • Norman Blake
    Folk music, Bluegrass, Country
    • Albums: Old Ties, The Hobo's Last Ride, Natasha's Waltz, Just Gimme Somethin' I'm Used To, While Passing Along This Way
    Norman Blake (born March 10, 1938) is a traditional American stringed instrument artist and songwriter.
  • Yusef Lateef
    New Age music, Third stream, Swing music
    • Albums: 1984, The Doctor Is In ...And Out, 10 Years Hence, Eastern Sounds, Yusef Lateef's Little Symphony
    Yusef Abdul Lateef (born William Emanuel Huddleston; October 9, 1920 – December 23, 2013) was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist, composer, and prominent figure among the Ahmadiyya Community in ...more
  • Nevertheless
    Power pop, Christian rock
    • Albums: Live Like We're Alive, In the Making..., From The Inside Looking In, Here and Now
    Nevertheless, often abbreviated as NTL, was a Christian power pop band from Chattanooga, Tennessee. Their song "Live Like We're Alive" reached the top 5 of the R&R Christian Rock Chart. Their song ...more
  • Glass Hammer
    Progressive rock, Symphonic rock
    • Albums: Culture of Ascent, Journey of the Dunadan, Perelandra, Chronometree, On to Evermore
    Glass Hammer is an American progressive rock band from Chattanooga, Tennessee. They formed in 1992 when multi-instrumentalists Steve Babb and Fred Schendel began to write and record Journey of the ...more