List of Famous Bands from Jersey City

List of Jersey City bands, listed by their level of fame. This Jersey City musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Jersey City bands are included, as well as many Jersey City musicians of underground status. This list of Jersey City 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 Jersey City 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 include My Chemical Romance, Kool & the Gang and many additional bands as well.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Jersey City?" or "What is a list of Jersey City bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}

  • My Chemical Romance
    Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music
    • Albums: The Black Parade, Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge, I Brought You My Bullets, You Brought Me Your Love, Watchmen: Music From the Motion Picture
    My Chemical Romance are an American rock band from Newark, New Jersey. The band's current lineup consists of lead vocalist Gerard Way, lead guitarist Ray Toro, rhythm guitarist Frank Iero, and ...more
  • Kool & the Gang
    Disco, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B
    • Albums: Kool and the Gang, Get Down On It, Forever, All-Time Greatest Hits, Kool Funk Essentials 1970-1977
    Kool & the Gang are an American jazz, R&B, soul, funk and disco group, originally formed in 1964 as the Jazziacs based in Jersey City, New Jersey. They went through several musical phases during the ...more
  • Nancy Sinatra
    Country pop, Pop music, Rock music
    • Albums: Fairy Tales and Fantasies: The Best of Nancy and Lee, Shot You Down, Boots, You Go-Go Girl!, Nancy & Lee
    Nancy Sandra Sinatra (born June 8, 1940) is an American singer and actress. She is the elder daughter of Frank Sinatra and Nancy (née Barbato) Sinatra, and is widely known for her 1966 signature hit ...more
  • The Casualties
    Crossover thrash, Street punk, Punk rock
    • Albums: On the Front Line, Underground Army, We Are All We Have, For the Punx, En la Línea del Frente
    The Casualties are an American street punk band which was formed in New York City, New York in 1990. It was formed by vocalist Jorge Herrera, Hank (guitar), Colin Wolf (vocals), Mark Yoshitomi (bass) ...more
  • P.M. Dawn
    Hip hop music, Christian hip hop, Contemporary R&B
    • Albums: Of the Heart, of the Soul and of the Cross: The Utopian Experience, Dearest Christian, I'm So Very Sorry for Bringing You Here. Love, Dad
    P.M. Dawn is an American hip hop act formed in 1988 by brothers Attrell Cordes and Jarrett Cordes in Jersey City, New Jersey. They earned significant crossover success in the early 1990s with music ...more
  • Marilyn McCoo
    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rhythm and blues
    • Albums: I Hope We Get to Love in Time
    Marilyn McCoo (born September 30, 1943) is an American singer, actress, and television presenter, who is best known for being the lead female vocalist in the group The 5th Dimension, as well as ...more