Bands/Musicians English Reggae Bands List

Reference
4k views 53 items

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

Everything from Eric Clapton to The Clash is included on this list.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular reggae bands from England?" and "Which reggae bands started in England?" then this list will answer your questions.
list ordered by

1
Eric Clapton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

2
The Clash is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave

3
The Police is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, 2 Tone, Ska punk

4
Joe Strummer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, Ska, Rock music

5
Lily Allen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Indie pop, Synthpop, 2 Tone

6
Natasha Bedingfield is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Blue-eyed soul, Synthpop, Pop music

7
UB40 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Ska, Reggae

8
The Specials is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, 2 Tone, Ska punk

9
Charlie Watts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

10
Jamiroquai is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop punk, Alternative hip hop, Ballad

11
Andy Summers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music

12
Paul Simonon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae, Alternative rock, Punk rock

13
Steel Pulse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae

14
Topper Headon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Rock music, Reggae, Rhythm and blues

15
The Slits is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae, Punk rock, Post-punk

16
Musical Youth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Disco, Pop music, Reggae

17
The Equals is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Reggae

18
Paul D. Hudson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Thrash metal, Reggae, Heavy metal

19
Nathaniel James Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Electronic dance music, Reggae

20
The Beat is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, 2 Tone, Pop music

21
Estelle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

22
Aswad is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae

23
Ultimate Kaos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Reggae, Contemporary R&B

24
Jamie T is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Ska

25
Ava Leigh is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae, Reggae fusion

26
Deborahe Glasgow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae, Lovers rock

27
Colourbox is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Reggae

28
The Cimarons is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae

29
Janet Kay is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae, Lovers rock

30
Judge Dread is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady

31
Amazulu is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, Pop music, Ska

32
Black Slate is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Reggae

33
King Prawn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Ska punk, Reggae

34
LSK is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Reggae

35
The Ruts is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, Reggae, Punk rock

36
The Dualers is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Ska, Reggae, Soul music

37
Beshara is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list English Reggae Bands List
New Wave, 2 Tone, Ska

38
The Wee Papa Girl Rappers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Rap music

39
Celloman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list English Reggae Bands List
World music, Classical music, Reggae

40
Si Cranstoun is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Ska, Reggae, Soul music

41
Tyber Cranstoun is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Ska, Reggae, Soul music

42
Wings is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

43
Mick Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Rock music, Reggae, Rock and roll

44
Stan Stammers is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Hip hop music, Rock music, Reggae

45
Prince Fatty is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Prince Fatty

46
Latin Quarter is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Folk music

47
Kid British is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Pop music, Ska, Hip Hop

48
Gordon Mulrain is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Dancehall, Reggae, Dub

49
Oscar Harrison is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Rock music, Reggae, Britpop

50
Rik Rok is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list English Reggae Bands List
Neo soul, Reggae, Rhythm and blues