Rock German Rock Bands List

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List of German rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as rock music solo artists from Germany are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great German music that you've never heard before. The rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Germany. If you think the best German rock 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 a variety of bands, including Tokio Hotel and CAN.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular rock bands from Germany?" and "Which rock bands started in Germany?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Tokio Hotel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Rock music, Teen pop

2
CAN is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list German Rock Bands List
Krautrock, Rock music, Electronic music

3
Sandra Nasic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Alternative rock, Alternative metal

4
Scooter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list German Rock Bands List
Euro-trance, Rock music, Rave music

5
Eisbrecher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list German Rock Bands List
Electro-industrial, Industrial metal, Rock music

6
King Khan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list German Rock Bands List
Psychedelic soul, Rock music, Garage punk

7
Herbert Grönemeyer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

8
Knorkator is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list German Rock Bands List
Industrial metal, Rock music, Heavy metal

9
Sasha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music

10
Bonfire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Heavy metal, Hard rock

11
Peter Maffay is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Musical theatre

12
Bap is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music

13
Chicks on Speed is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list German Rock Bands List
Synthpop, Musique concrète, Rock music

14
Dark Age is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list German Rock Bands List
Doom metal, Rock music, Melodic death metal

15
Die Happy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal

16
Fifty50 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list German Rock Bands List
Fifty50 Rock music, Power pop, Punk rock

17
Jeanette Biedermann is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Teen pop

18
Gil Ofarim is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

19
Stefan Raab is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

20
Die Ärzte is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Rock music, Alternative rock

21
Reamonn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

22
Beatsteaks is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock

23
Slapp Happy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list German Rock Bands List
Avant-progressive rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

24
The BossHoss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Punk rock

25
Wir sind Helden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

26
Gracia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music

27
Mike Leon Grosch is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list German Rock Bands List
Mike Leon Grosch Pop music, Rock music

28
H-Blockx is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Nu metal, Rock music

29
Nicki is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Europop

30
Tobias Regner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music

31
Cinema Bizarre is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list German Rock Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

32
Cosmo Klein is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music

33
Silbermond is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list German Rock Bands List
German rock, Rock music, Pop rock

34
Elli is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music

35
Ed Kuepper is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Grunge, Punk rock

36
Megaherz is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list German Rock Bands List
Industrial metal, Rock music, Industrial music

37
Gerhard Gundermann is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Folk music

38
Girls Under Glass is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list German Rock Bands List
Electro-industrial, Gothic rock, Rock music

39
H. P. Baxxter is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list German Rock Bands List
Hardstyle, Dubstep, Synthpop

40
Planningtorock is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Experimental classical music

41
Judith Holofernes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Alternative rock

42
Jennifer Rostock is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list German Rock Bands List
Synthpop, Rock music, Punk rock

43
Eric Fish is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Folk music, European industrial metal

44
Gods of Blitz is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list German Rock Bands List
Indie, Rock music, Indie rock

45
Sportfreunde Stiller is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list German Rock Bands List
Sportfreunde Stiller Rock music, Indie rock

46
Toby Gad is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Dance music

47
Michelle Leonard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list German Rock Bands List
Rock music, Electro, Pop rock

48
MIA. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list German Rock Bands List
German rock, Pop music, Rock music

49
Fräulein Wunder is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list German Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

50
Puhdys is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list German Rock Bands List
Puhdys Rock music