Pop Music English Pop Music Bands List

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List of English pop bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as pop music 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 pop 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 pop music 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 is made up of bands like Paul McCartney and David Bowie.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular pop bands from England?" and "Which pop bands started in England?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Paul McCartney is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock

2
David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Electronic music

3
John Lennon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

4
The Beatles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

5
Adele is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Southern soul, Neo soul, Rock music

6
Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Doo-wop, Pop music, Neo soul

7
The Who is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Popular music, Pop music, Rock music

8
Queen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal

9
Elton John is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock

10
Freddie Mercury is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly

11
Rod Stewart is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
New Wave, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

12
Phil Collins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music

13
Fleetwood Mac is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

14
Ringo Starr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, World music

15
Mumford & Sons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Folk rock, Pop rock

16
Duran Duran is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

17
Dusty Springfield is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Traditional pop music

18
George Michael is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Dance-pop

19
The Kinks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Music hall, Pop music, Rock music

20
Blur is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Indie pop, Shoegazing, Pop music

21
Fatboy Slim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music

22
Cat Stevens is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Synthpop, Sufi rock, Nasheed

23
Seal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, House music

24
Electric Light Orchestra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

25
One Direction is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Pop Music Bands List
Pop music, Teen pop, Electronic music