List of Famous Bands from Leeds

List of Leeds bands, listed by their level of fame. This Leeds musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Leeds bands are included, as well as many Leeds musicians of underground status. This list of Leeds 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 Leeds 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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  • Whitesnake
    Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music
    • Albums: 1987, Lovehunter, Slide It In, Saints & Sinners, Forevermore
    Whitesnake are a hard rock band formed in England in 1978 by David Coverdale, after his departure from his previous band Deep Purple. Their early material has been compared by critics to the blues ...more
  • The Sisters of Mercy
    Gothic rock, Rock music, Alternative rock
    • Albums: Floodland, First and Last and Always, Body and Soul, No Time to Cry, Temple of Love
    The Sisters of Mercy are an English rock band that formed in 1977. After achieving early underground fame in UK, the band had their commercial breakthrough in mid-1980s and sustained it until the ...more
  • Kaiser Chiefs
    Pop punk, New Wave, Rock music
    • Albums: Yours Truly, Angry Mob, Employment, The Future Is Medieval, 22
    Kaiser Chiefs are an English indie rock band from Leeds who formed in 2000 as Parva, releasing one studio album, 22, in 2003, before renaming and establishing themselves in their current name that ...more
  • Andrew White
    Alternative rock, Indie rock
    Andrew Robert White (born 28 August 1974), also known as Whitey, is the lead and rhythm guitarist of the English alternative rock band Kaiser Chiefs.