List of Japanese Enka bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as Enka solo artists from Japan are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Japanese music that you've never heard before. The Enka bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Japan. If you think the best Japanese Enka 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 is a list that features bands like Sayuri Ishikawa and Kaori Iida.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular Enka bands from Japan?" and "Which Enka bands started in Japan?" then this list will answer your questions.