Bands/Musicians The Best Chill-Out Music Artists  

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Chill out music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List includes any good chill out music band label, album and biographical information when available if you click on the names. This list of the top chill out music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Chill out music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all chill out music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest chill out music bands of all time, since the most famous chill out music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best chill out music music.

You can click on the chill out music band names to see more information about that particular notable chill out music group. If they're near the top of the best chill out music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top chill out music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the chill out music band names themselves.

List features artists like Everything but the Girl and Mike Oldfield. Vote for your favorite artists by clicking the thumbs up button. List includes choices like Rab Townsend and Vanessa Daou so that if you care about this subject, you can vote on at least one thing.

All important, significant and iconic names in chill out music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new chill out music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of chill out music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into chill out music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good chill out music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent chill out music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best chill out music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest chill out music musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular chill out music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Ney Angelis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists

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The Durutti Column is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Dream pop, Post-rock, Art rock

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Filalete is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
irakli-filalete added

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Blank & Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Electronic music, Chill-out music

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Gary-B is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists

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6 15
Roger Shah is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Balearic beat, Chill-out music, Trance music

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José Padilla is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Chill-out music, Easy listening, Ambient music

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14 32
Delerium is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Dark ambient, Pop music, Worldbeat

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Nightmares on Wax is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Acid house, Trip hop

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11 27
Chicane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Balearic beat, Chill-out music, House music

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11 27
Ryan Farish is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
New Age, Electronic music, Uplifting trance

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8 22
Vargo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Electronic music, Chill-out music, Electronic dance music

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Bonobo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Trip hop, Electronic music

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21 49
Tycho is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
james-quick added Downtempo, Intelligent dance music

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18 43
Afterlife is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Latin American music, Chill-out music, Ambient music

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4 15
Lemongrass is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Mick Aneworderfan added

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Zero 7 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Shoegazing, Trip hop

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12 34
Jazzanova is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Nu jazz, Chill-out music, Electronic dance music

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The Future Sound of London is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Marcus Kaller added Acid techno, Acid house, Trip hop

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Air is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, New Wave, Pop music

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28 69
Groove Armada is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Synthpop, Trip hop

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9 29
Everything but the Girl is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Lounge music, Dance-pop, Electronic dance music

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11 34
The Orb is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Electronic music, Chill-out music, Dub

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7 25
The KLF is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Hip hop music, Acid house, Electronic music

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11 35
Carbon Based Lifeforms is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Psybient, Chill-out music

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3 14
Triangle Sun is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists

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4 17
Elizabeth Fawn is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
minamoonstar added

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5 20
Way Out West is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Downtempo, Chill-out music, Trance music

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5 21
Gold Lounge  is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
goldloungemusic added Chillout

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Ephemeral Mists is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Ambient music

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4 18
Junip is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
axelanti added Rock music, Folk rock, Psychedelic rock

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3 15
The Rocketboys is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
axelanti added

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3 15
The Higher Intelligence Agency is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists

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With Love Project is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
иван-трубаченко added Chillout, Ambient, Downtempo - A young musical project of two musicians: Dj IT and Viva. The main directions in music are Chillout, Ambient, NU Disco, Deep House.
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Natasha Nightingale is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
minamoonstar added

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2 15
Hypnosis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Chill-out music

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1 12
Aria Tesolin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Lucid added

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Rebel9 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Electronic music

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1 13
Pete Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
Chill-out music, Electronica, Ambient music

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K.S. Rhoads is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
axelanti added

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Aer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
axelanti added

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White Wives is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Chill-Out Music Artists
axelanti added