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List of Famous Bands from Knoxville

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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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    Kenny Chesney

    AlbumsWelcome 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,... more on Wikipedia

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    Nu metal, Christian hardcore

    AlbumsScars Remain, Horseshoes & Handgrenades, By God, What Was I Thinking, Back Again

    Disciple is a Christian metal / rock band from Knoxville, Tennessee, formed in 1992.

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    Deathcore, Heavy metal

    AlbumsThe 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... more on Wikipedia
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    Brian Bell

    Brian Bell

    Pop punk, Rock music
    Brian Lane Bell (born December 9, 1968) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is... more on Wikipedia

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    Brownie McGhee

    Brownie McGhee

    Piedmont blues, East Coast blues

    AlbumsI 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... more on Wikipedia

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    10 Years

    10 Years

    Post-grunge, Alternative rock

    AlbumsKilling 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... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Robinella & The CCstringband

    Robinella & The CCstringband

    Pop music, Jazz blues

    AlbumsSolace for the Lonely, Robinella and the CC Stringband, All I've Given EP, Robinella & The CCstringband

    Robinella is the band of singer-songwriter Robin Ella Bailey. The band was first formed as... more on Wikipedia

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    Rock music, Power pop

    AlbumsHigh Expectations

    Atticus is a rock band noted for progressive compositions, complex harmonies, innovative cover... more on Wikipedia
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    Con Hunley

    Con Hunley

    Conard Logan "Con" Hunley (born April 9, 1945) is a country music singer.
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    Homer and Jethro

    Homer and Jethro

    Parody music, Comedy

    AlbumsFractured Folk Songs, Cool Crazy Christmas, There's Nothin' Like an Old Hippie, Homer & Jethro at the Country Club, Zany Songs of the '30's

    Homer and Jethro were the stage names of American country music duo Henry D. Haynes and... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Jordan Hill

    Jordan Hill

    Pop music, Contemporary R&B

    AlbumsRemember Me This Way (From the Casper Sountrack)

    Jordan Hill may refer to: Jordan Hill (singer) (active 1995 and after), American... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Jake Thomas

    Jake Thomas

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsNow and Then

    Jake Thomas (born January 30, 1990) is an American actor voice actor and photographer perhaps... more on Wikipedia

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    Kristian Bush

    Kristian Bush

    Folk rock, Country

    AlbumsSt. Christophers Crossing, Words Like Numbers

    Kristian Merrill Bush (born March 14, 1970) is an American singer, songwriter, producer and... more on Wikipedia

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    Ashley Monroe

    AlbumsLike a Rose, Satisfied

    Ashley Lauren Monroe (born September 10, 1986) is an American country music... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Place of Skulls

    Place of Skulls

    Doom metal

    AlbumsWith Vision, Nailed, As a Dog Returns, The Black Is Never Far, Love Through Blood

    Place of Skulls is a doom metal band from Knoxville, Tennessee.
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    Ava Barber

    Ava Barber

    Ava Marlene Barber (born June 28, 1954) is an American country music singer and performer. She... more on Wikipedia
  • 17


    Goregrind, Deathgrind

    AlbumsInstruments of Torture, Festival of Death, Methods of Execution, Created to Kill, Stop the Madness / Prelude to Execution

    Brodequin was a death metal band from Knoxville, Tennessee. Formed in 1998 by brothers Mike... more on Wikipedia
  • 18

    Jag Star

    Pop music, Alternative rock

    AlbumsThe Best Impression Of Sanity, Crazy Place, Cinematic, The Beginning

    Jag Star is an alternative rock/pop band from Knoxville, Tennessee. Originally formed in late... more on Wikipedia
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    Space Twins

    Alternative rock

    AlbumsOsaka Aquabus, The End of Imagining, T.V., Music & Candy, No Show

    Space Twins was an American rock band fronted by Weezer guitarist Brian Bell.