List of Famous Bands from Finland

List of Finland bands, listed by their level of fame. This Finland musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Finland bands are included, as well as many Finland musicians of underground status. This list of Finland musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Finland bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

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  • Tarja Turunen
    Lied, Gothic metal, Operatic pop
    • Albums: What Lies Beneath, My Winter Storm, Henkäys Ikuisuudesta, Leaving You for Me, Act I: Live in Rosario
    Tarja Soile Susanna Turunen-Cabuli (born 17 August 1977), known professionally as Tarja Turunen or simply Tarja, is a Finnish heavy metal singer-songwriter. She is a lyric soprano and has a vocal ...more
  • Children of Bodom
    Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Symphonic black metal
    • Albums: Follow the Reaper, Hatebreeder, Blooddrunk, Are You Dead Yet?, Chaos Ridden Years: Stockholm Knockout Live
    Children of Bodom is a Finnish extreme metal band from Espoo. Formed in 1993 as Inearthed, the group consists of Alexi Laiho (Lead vocals, lead guitar), Janne Wirman (keyboards), Henkka T. Blacksmith ...more
  • Nightwish
    Symphonic black metal, Gothic metal, Power metal
    • Albums: Once, Century Child, Oceanborn, Angels Fall First, Wishmaster
    Nightwish is a symphonic metal band from Kitee, Finland. The band was formed in 1996 by lead songwriter and keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, and former lead singer Tarja ...more
  • Sonata Arctica
    Progressive metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Songs of Silence: Live in Tokyo, Orientation, Takatalvi, The Collection, For the Sake of Revenge
    Sonata Arctica is a Finnish power metal band from the town of Kemi, Finland. Created as a hard rock band named Tricky Beans, they later changed to Tricky Means and finally to Sonata Arctica, when ...more
  • Apocalyptica
    Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Cello rock
    • Albums: Worlds Collide, Inquisition Symphony, Amplified // A Decade of Reinventing the Cello, 7th Symphony, Reflections
    Apocalyptica is a Finnish metal band from Helsinki, Finland formed in 1993. The band is composed of classically trained cellists Eicca Toppinen, Paavo Lötjönen, and Perttu Kivilaakso and drummer ...more
  • Alexi Laiho

    Alexi Laiho

    Heavy metal, Power metal, Thrash metal
    Alexi "Wildchild" Laiho (born Markku Uula Aleksi Laiho; 8 April 1979) is a Finnish guitarist, composer, and vocalist. He is best known as the lead guitarist, lead vocalist and founding member of the ...more