Bands/Musicians English Glam Rock Bands List

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List of English glam rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as glam rock 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 glam rock 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 glam rock band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

List features bands like David Bowie, Queen and more!

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular glam rock bands from England?" and "Which glam rock bands started in England?" then this list will answer your questions.
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David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Electronic music

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Queen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal

3
Elton John is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock

4
Freddie Mercury is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly

5
Whitesnake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music

6
Billy Idol is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
New Wave, Rock music, Dance-rock

7
T. Rex is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Psychedelic folk, Rock music, Folk rock

8
Placebo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Synthpop, Gothic rock, Rock music

9
Mott the Hoople is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Rock music, Soul rock, Glam rock

10
Goldfrapp is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Downtempo, Synthpop, Trip hop

11
Mika is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Dance-pop

12
Ultravox is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Rock music

13
Roxy Music is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
New Wave, Rock music, Protopunk

14
Smokie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Rock music, Country rock, Pop rock

15
Dead or Alive is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Rock music

16
Suede is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Britpop, Alternative rock, Glam rock

17
Sigue Sigue Sputnik is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
New Wave, Pop music, Glam punk

18
The Sohodolls is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Synthpunk, Synthpop, Dance-punk

19
Ian Hunter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Rock music, Glam rock, Hard rock

20
Gem Archer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Rock music, Acoustic music, Britpop

21
Strawbs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Folk rock, Progressive rock, Glam rock

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Aynsley Dunbar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

23
Spacehog is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Space rock, Post-grunge, Alternative rock

24
Wrathchild is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Glam rock

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Roy Wood is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Glam Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Jazz fusion