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List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

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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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  • 1
    Usher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga


    Contemporary R&B, Hip hop

    AlbumsConfessions, 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... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Bessie Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

    Bessie Smith

    Jazz, Blues

    AlbumsSqueeze 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... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Norman Blake is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

    Norman Blake

    Folk music, Bluegrass

    AlbumsOld 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... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Yusef Lateef is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

    Yusef Lateef

    New Age music, Third stream

    Albums1984, 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... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Nevertheless is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga


    Power pop, Christian rock

    AlbumsLive 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,... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Glass Hammer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

    Glass Hammer

    Progressive rock, Symphonic rock

    AlbumsCulture 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... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Eric Heatherly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

    AlbumsThe Lower East Side of Life, Sometimes It's Just Your Time, Swimming in Champagne, Flowers On The Wall

    Eric Lafon Heatherly (born February 21, 1970) is an American country music artist. In 2000, he... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Jimmy Blanton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga

    Jimmy Blanton

    Big band, Jazz
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