Bands/Musicians The Best Funk Metal Bands  

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Funk metal artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good funk metal bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top funk metal bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Funk metal groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all funk metal bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest funk metal bands of all time, since the most famous funk metal artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best funk metal music.

You can click on the funk metal band names to see more information about that particular notable funk metal group. If they're near the top of the best funk metal artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top funk metal bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the funk metal band names themselves.

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All important, significant and iconic names in funk metal music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new funk metal bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of funk metal, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into funk metal music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good funk metal bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent funk metal bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best funk metal bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest funk metal musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular funk metal bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Living Colour is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Rock music, Experimental rock, Neo-psychedelia
2
73 27
Mr. Bungle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Noise rock, Experimental rock, Funk metal
3
71 27
Infectious Grooves is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Funkcore, Funk metal, Heavy metal
4
18 14
24-7 Spyz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Rock music, Heavy metal, Rap metal
5
38 37
Extreme is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Progressive metal
6
16 15
Mind Funk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Rock music, Grunge, Funk metal
7
18 18
Peeping Tom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Hip hop music, Pop music, Trip hop
8
12 12
The Organization is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Funk metal, Heavy metal, Funk rock
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9 10
L.A.P.D. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Nu metal, Thrash metal, Rock music
10
6 11
Follow for Now is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Ska, Rock music, Experimental rock
11
8 14
Finger Eleven is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Nu metal, Dance-punk, Grunge
12
6 12
Zebrahead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Pop punk, Ska punk, Rock music
13
5 11
Nuclear Rabbit is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Funk metal, Heavy metal, Experimental metal
14
4 10
Gargamel! is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Experimental rock, Funk metal, Progressive rock
15
7 14
Skin Yard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Grunge, Funk metal, Heavy metal
16
3 9
Funktoche is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
DavidDelemont added Funk-metal
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4 11
The Alter Boys is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Experimental rock, Funk metal, Experimental metal
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3 11
Planet Hemp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Hip hop music, Ragga, Hip Hop
19
2 10
Ultrachronic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Rock music, Rapcore, Funk metal
20
2 10
Divididos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
New Wave, Rock music, Folk rock
21
2 11
Uruha is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Nu metal, Heavy metal, Glam rock
22
1 8
Funktoche is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
DavidDelemont added
23
1 8
Science Faxtion is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Funk metal, Heavy metal, Soul music
24
1 8
Bionic Jive is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Nu metal, Rapcore, Funk metal
25
2 12
Smokin Suckaz Wit Logic is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Funk Metal Bands
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Gangsta rap