List of Famous Bands from Knoxville

List of Knoxville bands, listed by their level of fame. This Knoxville musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Knoxville bands are included, as well as many Knoxville musicians of underground status. This list of Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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.

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    • Albums: Welcome to the Fishbowl, No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems, Just Who I Am: Poets & Pirates
    Kenneth Arnold Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer. He has recorded 20 albums, 20 of which have been certified Gold or higher by the ...more
  • Disciple
    Nu metal, Christian hardcore, Groove metal
    • Albums: Scars Remain, Horseshoes & Handgrenades, By God, What Was I Thinking, Back Again
    Disciple is a Christian metal / rock band from Knoxville, Tennessee, formed in 1992.
  • Whitechapel


    Deathcore, Heavy metal, Death metal
    • Albums: The Somatic Defilement, This Is Exile, Recorrupted - EP, Demo 2006, Our Endless War
    Whitechapel is an American heavy metal band from Knoxville, Tennessee. The band is named after the Whitechapel district in East London, England, referencing the series of murders committed by Jack ...more
  • Brian Bell
    Pop punk, Rock music, Emo
    Brian Lane Bell (born December 9, 1968) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as the rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and occasional lead vocalist of the alternative ...more
  • Brownie McGhee
    Piedmont blues, East Coast blues, Country blues
    • Albums: I Couldn't Believe My Eyes Plus..., Coffee House Blues, The Folkways Years, 1945-1959, Back Home Blues
    Walter Brown "Brownie" McGhee (November 30, 1915 – February 16, 1996) was an African-American folk music and Piedmont blues singer and guitarist, best known for his collaboration with the harmonica ...more
  • 10 Years
    Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Progressive rock
    • Albums: Killing All That Holds You, The Autumn Effect, Division, Into the Half Moon, Minus the Machine
    10 Years is an American alternative metal band, formed in Knoxville, Tennessee in 1999. The band consists of Jesse Hasek, Ryan Johnson, Brian Vodinh, and Lewis Cosby. The band's original lead singer, ...more