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Grime artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good grime 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 grime bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list of the best grime artists. Grime 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 grime bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest grime bands of all time, since the most famous grime artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best grime music.

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

Examples include M.I.A. and Lily Allen. UK grime groups and American grime groups are both included on this list. Clicking a 'thumbs up' next to the names of artists that are in the grime genre will move them up the list. This list includes artists like Chase & Status and Lady Sovereign so you have a lot of choices to vote on.

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

The list includes all new grime 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 grime, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into grime 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 grime bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent grime bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best grime bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest grime 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 grime bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Skepta is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Skepta Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Electro

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152 52
JME is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
JME Grime

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113 41
Wiley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Wiley Hip hop music, Electronic music, UK Garage

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105 38
Kano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Kano Hip hop music, British hip hop, Contemporary R&B

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92 35
Giggs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Giggs Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Rhythm and blues

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93 47
Boy Better Know is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists

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50 18
Bugzy Malone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
David Grasch added Bugzy Malone

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65 30
Wretch 32 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Wretch 32 British hip hop, Grindie, Grime

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83 48
Dizzee Rascal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Dizzee Rascal Hip hop music, Bassline, Dubstep

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63 36
Lethal Bizzle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Lethal Bizzle Hip hop music, Indie, British hip hop

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64 40
Devlin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Devlin Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, British hip hop

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65 44
Tempa T is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Tempa T Grime

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50 38
Ghetto is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Ghetto Grime

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42 31
Frisco is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists

The Best New Female Artists

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45 35
Chipmunk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Chipmunk Hip hop music, Pop music, Rap music

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17 8
Cadet is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
John Aliwa added Cadet

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33 25
Lowkey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Lowkey Hip hop music, Grime

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31 28
Roll Deep is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Roll Deep Hip hop music, UK Garage, Dance-pop

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26 23
Newham Generals is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Newham Generals Dubstep, British hip hop, Grime

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44 43
Tinie Tempah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Tinie Tempah Hip hop music, Dubstep, Electro hop

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27 26
Chase & Status is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Chase & Status Hip hop music, Dubstep, Oldschool jungle

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16 14
So Solid Crew is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
So Solid Crew Hip hop music, Dubstep, Hardcore hip hop

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21 20
The Streets is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
The Streets Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Folk music

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23 23
Akhenaton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Akhenaton French hip hop

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25 26
Professor Green is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Professor Green Hip hop music, Pop music, Electronic music

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16 18
Ms. Dynamite is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Ms. Dynamite Hip hop music, UK Garage, Contemporary R&B

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12 14
Durrty Goodz is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Durrty Goodz Hip hop music, Grime

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23 28
Tinchy Stryder is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Tinchy Stryder Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hiplife

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14 17
Ruff Sqwad is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Ruff Sqwad Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dubstep

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12 15
M.I.A. is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
M.I.A. Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Worldbeat

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2 3
Oxxxymiron is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
1496335245024 added Oxxxymiron Hip hop music, Rap music, Grime

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10 13
Scorcher is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Scorcher British hip hop, Grime

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5 7
Trim is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Trim Dubstep, Grime

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13 17
Labrinth is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Labrinth Hip hop music, Dubstep, Synthpop

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8 11
Ashley Walters is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Ashley Walters Hip hop music, UK Garage, Grime

Songs That Were Total Ripoffs

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11 15
Crazy Titch is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Crazy Titch Grime

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11 15
Bashy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Bashy Hip hop music, Grime

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10 14
Klashnekoff is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Klashnekoff Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Grime

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1 3
Mc No Limit is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
1496335245024 added Mc No Limit

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8 12
Hadouken! is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Hadouken! Indie pop, Dubstep, Dance-punk

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11 17
Tim Westwood is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Tim Westwood Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

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3 7
DaVinche is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
DaVinche Contemporary R&B, Grime

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3 7
Toddla T is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Toddla T Hip hop music, Dancehall, UK Garage

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3 7
Choong Family is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Choong Family Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues, Grime

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9 15
Lady Sovereign is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Lady Sovereign Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electro

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5 10
Sway is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Sway Hip hop music, British hip hop, Grime

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18 27
Ed Sheeran is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Ed Sheeran Hip hop music, Indie, Pop music

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1 5
Agent X is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Agent X Hip hop music, Bassline, Dubstep

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4 9
More Fire Crew is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists

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16 25
Dappy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Grime Bands/Artists
Dappy Hip hop music, Rap music, Rhythm and blues