List of Famous Bands from Italy

List of Italy bands, listed by their level of fame. This Italy musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Italy bands are included, as well as many Italy musicians of underground status. This list of Italy 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 Italy 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.

Bands include everything from Laura Pausini to Rhapsody of Fire.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Italy?" or "What is a list of Italy bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}
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  • Laura Pausini
    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Latin pop
    • Albums: Laura, La mia risposta, From the Inside, Tra te e il mare, Resta in ascolto
    Laura Pausini (Italian: [ˈlaura pauˈziːni]; born 16 May 1974) is an Italian pop singer-songwriter, record producer and television personality. As a child, she was encouraged by her father to join ...more
  • Rhapsody of Fire
    Progressive metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Dawn of Victory, Symphony of Enchanted Lands, The Frozen Tears of Angels, From Chaos to Eternity, Triumph or Agony
    Rhapsody of Fire is an Italian symphonic power metal band led by Alex Staropoli. Since forming in 1993, the band has released ten studio albums, two live albums, two EPs, and a live DVD. Rhapsody of ...more
  • Lacuna Coil
    Progressive metal, Gothic rock, Symphonic black metal
    • Albums: Comalies, In a Reverie, Unleashed Memories, Shallow Life, Enjoy the Silence
    Lacuna Coil is an Italian gothic metal band from Milan. Since their formation in 1994, the group has had two name changes, being previously known as Sleep of Right and Ethereal. Inspired by the ...more
  • Andrea Bocelli
    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Opera
    • Albums: Carmen - Duets & Arias, Georges Bizet, Sentimento, Romanza, Amore
    Andrea Bocelli, OMRI, OMDSM (Italian pronunciation: [anˈdreːa boˈtʃɛlli]; born 22 September 1958) is an Italian opera singer, songwriter, and record producer. Celine Dion has said that "if God would ...more
  • Ennio Morricone
    Lounge music, Classical music, Easy listening
    • Albums: Once Upon a Time in America, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Duck You, Sucker
    Ennio Morricone (November 10, 1928 – July 6, 2020) was an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor, and trumpet player who wrote music in a wide range of styles. Morricone composed over 400 scores ...more
  • Crookers
    Hip hop music, Electronic music, Electro house
    • Albums: ONELOVE 08 Sound Machine, From Then Until Now, Tons of Friends, Remedy, Crookers Remixed
    Crookers is the musical project of Italian DJ/producer, Francesco "Phra" Barbaglia. Crookers was originally a duo consisting of Phra and fellow producer Bot, who worked together from 2003-2012. When ...more