This list of Japanese jazz bands includes more than just bands born and formed in Japan, as jazz 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. Featuring Sugizo, Tokyo ska Paradise Orchestra and others, the jazz bands and artists below have played their music all over the world.
If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular jazz bands from Japan?" and "Which jazz bands started in Japan?" then check out this list below, and be sure so vote for your favorite artists and musicians based on their songs and albums.