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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.
list ordered by
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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
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