Bands/Musicians English Funk Bands List

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List of English funk bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as funk solo artists from England are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great English music that you've never heard before. The funk bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in England. If you think the best English funk band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different bands, including Amy Winehouse and The Clash.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular funk bands from England?" and "Which funk bands started in England?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Funk Bands List
Doo-wop, Pop music, Neo soul
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The Clash is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Funk Bands List
Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave
3
George Michael is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Funk Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Dance-pop
4
Joe Strummer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Funk Bands List
New Wave, Ska, Rock music
5
Seal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Funk Bands List
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, House music
6
Sade Adu is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Funk Bands List
7
Spice Girls is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Funk Bands List
Girl group, Rock music, Dance-pop
8
Spandau Ballet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Funk Bands List
Blue-eyed soul, Synthpop, New Wave
9
WHAM! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Funk Bands List
Blue-eyed soul, Synthpop, New Wave
10
Five is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Funk Bands List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop
11
Jamiroquai is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Funk Bands List
Pop punk, Alternative hip hop, Ballad
12
LTJ Bukem is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Funk Bands List
Downtempo, Breakbeat, Drum and bass
13
Noisettes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Funk Bands List
Indie pop, Pop music, Rock music
14
All Saints is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Funk Bands List
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Girl group
15
Sugababes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Funk Bands List
Girl group, Urban contemporary, Synthpop
16
Everything but the Girl is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Funk Bands List
Lounge music, Dance-pop, Electronic dance music
17
Steve Ferrone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Funk Bands List
Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Blues
18
Yazz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Funk Bands List
Christian music, Pop music, Dance music
19
The Style Council is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Funk Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Sophisti-pop
20
Imagination is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Funk Bands List
Disco, Pop music, Electro
21
Reverend and The Makers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Funk Bands List
Synthpop, Rock music, Electro
22
JoBoxers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Funk Bands List
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music
23
Ian Dury is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Funk Bands List
New Wave, Rock and roll revival, Pop music
24
Brand New Heavies is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Funk Bands List
Jazz rap, Acid jazz, Soul jazz
25
52nd Street is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Funk Bands List
Rhythm and blues, Jazz, Soul music