List of Jamaican ska bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as ska solo artists from Jamaica are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Jamaican music that you've never heard before. The ska bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Jamaica. If you think the best Jamaican ska band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.
This list has a variety of bands in it, from Jimmy Cliff to Lee “Scratch” Perry.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular ska bands from Jamaica?" and "Which ska bands started in Jamaica?" then this list will answer your questions.