Reggae English Reggae Bands List

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

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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

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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

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

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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

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

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

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

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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

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