Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville

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

List bands range from Lynyrd Skynyrd to Limp Bizkit.

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Lynyrd Skynyrd is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Lynyrd Skynyrd Outlaw country, Blues-rock, Boogie rock Lynyrd Skynyrd is an American rock band best known for popularizing the southern hard-rock genre during the 1970s. Originally formed in 1966 as The Pretty Ones in Jacksonville, Florida, they ...more

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Limp Bizkit is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Limp Bizkit Nu metal, Rap rock, Rapcore Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Wes Borland, Sam Rivers and John Otto. Their work is marked by Durst's abrasive, angry lyrics and Borland's sonic ...more

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Molly Hatchet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Molly Hatchet Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Rock music Molly Hatchet is an American Southern rock/hard rock band formed in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1975. They are best known for their hit song "Flirtin' with Disaster" from the album of ...more

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Ryan Adams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Ryan Adams Rock music, Heavy metal, Alternative rock David Ryan Adams is an American singer-songwriter, musician and producer. He is best known for his prolific solo career, and as a former member of alternative country band Whiskeytown, with whom ...more

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Yellowcard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Yellowcard Pop punk, Emo, Melodic hardcore Yellowcard is an American pop punk/alternative rock band formed in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1997 and based in Los Angeles since 2000. Their music features the use of a violin, which brings a ...more

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Shinedown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Shinedown Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Shinedown is an American hard rock band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 2001 and founded by members Brent Smith, Brad Stewart, Jasin Todd, and Barry Kerch. A few lineup changes followed, ...more

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Gary Rossington is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Gary Rossington Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Southern rock Gary Robert Rossington is an American musician, best known as a founding member of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. He plays lead and occasional rhythm guitar. He is also a founding member of ...more

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Blackfoot is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Blackfoot Rock music, Heavy metal, Southern rock Blackfoot is an American Southern rock musical ensemble from Jacksonville, Florida organized during 1970. Though they are primarily a Southern rock band, they are also known as a hard rock act. ...more

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The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Pop punk, Indie, Emo The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is an American rock band that formed in Jacksonville, Florida, in 2003.

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38 Special is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
38 Special Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Rock music 38 Special is an American rock band that was formed by neighborhood friends Don Barnes and Donnie Van Zant in 1974 in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Black Kids is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Black Kids Indie pop, Synthpop, Pop music Black Kids is an American indie rock band from Jacksonville, Florida. The band's debut EP, Wizard of Ahhhs, received favorable critical response in 2007, and was followed by the Partie Traumatic ...more

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Allen Collins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Allen Collins Southern rock Larkin Allen Collins Jr. was one of the founding members and guitarists of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, and co-wrote many of the band's songs with late frontman Ronnie Van Zant. He was ...more

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Lee Ann Womack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Lee Ann Womack Country pop, Country Lee Ann Womack is an American country music singer and songwriter, who is best known for her old fashioned-styled country music songs that often discuss subjects such as cheating and lost love. ...more

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Ryan Key is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Ryan Key Pop punk, Emo, Acoustic music William Ryan Key is an American rock musician. He is best known for being the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and original member of the American pop punk band Yellowcard.

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Danielle Peck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Danielle Peck Country Danielle Marie Peck is an American country music artist. Signed to the independent Big Machine Records label in 2005, Peck released her self-titled debut album, which produced the Top 30 country ...more

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Blind Blake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Blind Blake Chicago blues, Ragtime, Piedmont blues Arthur "Blind" Blake was an American blues and ragtime singer and guitarist. He is known for his series of recordings for Paramount Records between 1926 and 1932 and the mystery

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Cold is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Cold Nu metal, Post-grunge, Alternative rock Cold is an American grunge/alternative/hard rock band, formed in 1996 in Jacksonville, Florida. With two gold-albums, Cold has sold over one million records in the US alone. On November 17, ...more

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Neal McCoy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Neal McCoy Country Hubert Neal McGaughey, Jr. is an American country music singer of mixed Irish and Filipino descent. Known professionally as Neal McCoy, he has released ten studio albums on various labels, and ...more

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Mofro is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Mofro Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music JJ Grey & Mofro is a Southern rock/soul/funk/blues jam band from Jacksonville, Florida composed of JJ Grey, Andrew Trube, Anthony Farrell, Anthony Cole, Dennis Marion, Jeff Dazey and Todd

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Evergreen Terrace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Evergreen Terrace Metalcore, Melodic hardcore, Hardcore punk Evergreen Terrace is a five-piece American melodic hardcore/metalcore band from Jacksonville, Florida. Formed in 1999, they are named after the street inhabited by The Simpsons. The band's sixth ...more

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The Summer Obsession is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
The Summer Obsession Hip hop music, Pop punk, Pop music The Summer Obsession is a pop rock band from Jacksonville Beach, Florida, United States. The band originally started in 2004 by Fin Leavell & Luke Walker. The band has toured with Cartel, ...more

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The Rossington Collins Band is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
The Rossington Collins Band Blues-rock, Rock music, Christian rock The Rossington Collins Band was a southern rock band founded in 1979 by guitarists Allen Collins and Gary Rossington following the 1977 plane crash which killed three members of Lynyrd Skynyrd, ...more

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Clint Crisher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Clint Crisher Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Electronic music  Clint Crisher and his catalog of over 100 songs, provides popular material for the likes of XM Satellite Radio, ABC Radio Networks and nightclubs across the country. Clint is a prolific ...more

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Brad Mehldau is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Brad Mehldau Post-bop, Jazz Bradford Alexander "Brad" Mehldau is an American jazz pianist, composer, and arranger. Mehldau studied music at The New School, and toured and recorded while still a student. He was a ...more

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Emperor X is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Emperor X Indie pop, Folk music, Electronic music Emperor X is a noise pop/folk music project headed by American musician Chad R. Matheny. The project often performs and records with little more than Matheny on an acoustic guitar and a dynamic ...more

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The Rock-afire Explosion is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
The Rock-afire Explosion Modern music, Pop music, Rock music The Rock-afire Explosion is an animatronic robot band that played in Showbiz Pizza Place from 1980 to 1990, and in various Showbiz Pizza locations between 1990 and 1992 as Showbiz rebranded and ...more

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Greg Eklund is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Greg Eklund Rock music, Acoustic music Greg Eklund, is an American drummer. He was the drummer for the rock band Everclear until 2003. Eklund attended high school at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke, Virginia, graduating in ...more

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Van Zant is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Van Zant Country, Southern rock Van Zant is an American musical duo composed of brothers Donnie Van Zant and Johnny Van Zant. Both are brothers of the late Ronnie Van Zant, former lead singer for the Southern rock band Lynyrd ...more

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Asia Cruise is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Asia Cruise Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Asia Nalani Vernimo, better known by her stage name Asia Cruise, is an American R&B singer. In 2008, she became the first artist of Asian descent to be signed to Hitz Committee/Jive

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69 Boyz is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
69 Boyz Hip hop music, Miami bass, Southern hip hop 69 Boyz is an American Miami bass and hip hop group originating from Jacksonville, Florida, but now based largely in Orlando, Florida. The group was initiated by producers C.C. Lemonhead and Jay ...more

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Johnny Van Zant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Johnny Van Zant Heavy metal, Country, Southern rock John Roy "Johnny" Van Zant is an American musician and the current lead vocalist of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. He is the younger brother of Lynyrd Skynyrd co-founder and former ...more

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Allele is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Allele Nu metal, Post-grunge, Alternative metal

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Sean Mackin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Sean Mackin Pop punk, Alternative rock, Punk rock Sean Mackin is an American rock musician. He is best known as the violinist and backing vocalist for the American pop punk band Yellowcard and one of the two remaining members of the band from ...more

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95 South is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
95 South Hip hop music, Miami bass, Southern hip hop 95 South was a Miami bass duo of AB and Daddy Black from Jacksonville, Florida. The group's name is a reference to Interstate 95, which passes through the city. Their biggest success was the ...more

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Classics IV is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Classics IV Jazz fusion, Pop rock, Soft rock The Classics IV is a band formed in Jacksonville, Florida, United States, in 1965. The band is often credited for establishing the "soft southern rock" sound. The band, led by singer ...more

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Allen Collins Band is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Allen Collins Band Blues-rock, Rock music, Southern rock The Allen Collins Band was a spinoff of southern-rock bands Lynyrd Skynyrd and The Rossington-Collins Band. It existed from 1983 to 1984 and was formed shortly after the dissolution of the ...more

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Burn Season is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Burn Season Nu metal, Post-grunge, Alternative metal Burn Season is a four-piece hard rock music group from Jacksonville, Florida. Burn Season was formed in 2001, and immediately gained the attention of several major record labels. They ultimately ...more

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Pettidee is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Pettidee Christian hip hop

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Sensei is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Sensei Rock music Sensei was a five piece, melodic, rock band from Jacksonville, Florida.

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Quad City DJ’s is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Quad City DJ’s Hip hop music, Miami bass, Southern hip hop Quad City DJ's is a music artist and producer duo consisting of C.C. Lemonhead and Jay Ski, who produced the Miami bass hit "C'mon N' Ride It" in 1996. Female singer JeLana LaFleur has ...more

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Nat is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Nat Hip hop music, Southern hip hop Natalac / Nat, both his stage names he is an American rapper, singer, executive producer, CEO / Founder of Columbia, S.C.-based Natalac Express, and Columbia, S.C. & Jacksonville, Fl.-based ...more

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Sam Jones is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Sam Jones Jazz Samuel Jones was a jazz double bassist, cellist and composer.

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Melinda Caroll is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Melinda Caroll Melinda Caroll is a singer, composer, record producer, recording artist, and lifetime Member of Girl Scouts. She has created and produced music for Girl Scouts since 1989. During that time she ...more

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Inspection 12 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Inspection 12 Pop punk, Skate punk, Progressive rock Inspection 12 is an American pop punk band from Jacksonville, Florida, founded by Robert Reid, Dan McLintock, John Comee and Scott Shad. They have released two full length recordings ...more

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Whole Wheat Bread is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Whole Wheat Bread Pop punk, Rap rock, Rapcore Whole Wheat Bread is a punk band from Jacksonville, Florida. They formed in 2003 and have so far released two albums and one EP, under the Orlando based record label Fighting Records.

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Electric President is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Electric President Indie pop, Electronic music, Indietronica Electric President is a Jacksonville, Florida musical group started in 2003 by Ben Cooper and Alex Kane. Both were in Helicopter Project prior to its breakup though no music from this group was ...more

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Anonymous is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Anonymous Hip hop music Anonymous is a hip-hop artist from Jacksonville, Florida.

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When November Falls is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
When November Falls Experimental music, Alternative rock The Killer and the Star is a musical solo project started by Scooter Ward, frontman of the band Cold.

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Fusebox Funk is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Fusebox Funk Hip hop music Fusebox Funk is a powerhouse 6 piece Funk/Hip Hop phenomenon! Hailing from Jacksonville FL, Fusebox Funk has thrilled tens of thousands of fans at clubs and festivals across the country since ...more

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Honeylocust is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Jacksonville
Honeylocust Christian ska