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Japanese Pop Punk Bands List

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Updated June 14, 2019 14.2k views 38 items

List of Japanese pop punk bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as pop punk 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 pop punk 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 pop punk band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

Artists on this list include The Pillows and Maximum the Hormone.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular pop punk bands from Japan?" and "Which pop punk bands started in Japan?" then this list will answer your questions.
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The Pillows is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Maximum the Hormone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Beat Crusaders is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Asian Kung-Fu Generation... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Antic Cafe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Flow is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Gackt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Hysteric Blue is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Straightener is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Sug is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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One Ok Rock is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Puffy AmiYumi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Tomoko Kawase is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Kaela Kimura is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Shonen Knife is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Melon Kinenbi is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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By-Sexual is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Megamasso is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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高橋瞳 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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FAKE? is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Potshot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Kent Tachibana is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Hi-Standard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Golden Bomber is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List
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Mongol 800 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Japanese Pop Punk Bands List