Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Miami

Reference
22k views 75 items

List of Miami bands, listed by their level of fame. This Miami musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Miami bands are included, as well as many Miami musicians of underground status. This list of Miami 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 Miami 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 features Debbie Harry, Cat Power and more.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Miami?" or "What is a list of Miami bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (75 items)

1
Debbie Harry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Debbie Harry Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, New Wave Deborah Ann "Debbie" Harry is an American singer-songwriter and actress, best known as the lead singer of the new wave and punk rock band Blondie. She recorded several number one ...more

2
Cat Power is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Cat Power Indie pop, Blues-rock, Folk music Charlyn Marie Marshall, also known as Chan Marshall or by her stage name Cat Power, is an American singer-songwriter, musician, occasional actress and model. Cat Power was originally the name of ...more

3
Pitbull is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Pitbull Hip hop music, Electro hop, Latin American music Armando Christian Pérez, better known by his stage name Pitbull, is an American rapper from Miami, Florida. His first recorded mainstream performance was on a solo track from Lil Jon's ...more

4
Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Rick Ross Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Mafioso rap William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper. In 2009, Ross founded the record label Maybach Music Group, on which he released his studio albums ...more

5
Enrique Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Enrique Iglesias Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler, simply known as Enrique Iglesias is a Spanish singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer. Iglesias started his career in the mid-1990s on an American ...more

6
Gloria Estefan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Gloria Estefan Pop music, Latin pop, Dance-pop Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan, known professionally as Gloria Estefan, is a Cuban American singer, songwriter, actress, and entrepreneur. She is one of the ...more

7
Flo Rida is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Flo Rida Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida, is an American rapper. He is known for hit songs such as "Low", featuring T-Pain, which was a number 1 hit for 10 weeks ...more

8
Trina is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Trina Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Contemporary R&B Katrina Laverne Taylor, better known by her stage name Trina, is an American rapper and model from Miami, Florida. Trina first gained notoriety in 1998 with her appearance on Trick Daddy's ...more

9
Markus Schulz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Markus Schulz Trance music, Progressive house music Markus Schulz, is a German-American DJ and music producer. He lives in Miami, Florida. He is best known for his weekly radio show titled Global DJ Broadcast that airs on Digitally Imported ...more

10
2 Live Crew is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
2 Live Crew Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Hardcore hip hop The 2 Live Crew was a hip-hop group from Miami, Florida. They caused considerable controversy with the sexual themes in their work, particularly on their 1989 album As Nasty As They Wanna Be.

11
DJ Khaled is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
DJ Khaled Hip hop music, Southern hip hop Khaled Khaled, better known by his stage name DJ Khaled, is an American record producer, radio personality, rapper, DJ and record label executive. He is a radio host for the Miami-based urban ...more

12
KC and the Sunshine Band is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
KC and the Sunshine Band Disco, Pop music, Rhythm and blues KC and the Sunshine Band is an American musical group. Founded in 1973 in Hialeah, Florida, its style has included funk, R&B, and disco. Their most well known songs include the disco hits ...more

13
Jacki-O is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Jacki-O Hip hop music, Southern hip hop Angela Kohn, better known as Jacki-O, is an American rapper from Miami, Florida, who is currently signed to her own label Jack Movement Entertainment. She got her first break in 2003 with the ...more

14
Dre is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Dre Hip hop music

15
Terri Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Terri Gibbs Christian music, Country Teresa Fay "Terri" Gibbs is an American country music artist who was born blind. Between 1980 and 1990, she recorded seven studio albums, including four for MCA Records and one for ...more

16
NRBQ is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
NRBQ Pop music, Rock music, Jazz fusion NRBQ is an American rock band founded in 1967. It is known for its live performances, containing a high degree of spontaneity and levity, and blending rock, pop, jazz, blues and Tin Pan Alley ...more

17
DJ Craze is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
DJ Craze Hip hop music, Dubstep, Drum and bass DJ Craze, is a Nicaraguan American DJ who plays hip hop, Miami bass, trap, breaks, dubstep, drum and bass, and practices turntablism. He is the only solo DJ in history to claim the DMC World DJ ...more

18
Sammie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Sammie Pop music, Teen pop, Contemporary R&B Sammie Lee Bush Jr., better known by Sammie and Leigh Bush, is an American R&B singer. He is best known for his hit, "I Like It" from his debut album, From the Bottom to the Top. ...more

19
Trick Daddy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Trick Daddy Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop Maurice Young, better known by his stage name Trick Daddy, is an American rapper, actor, and producer from Miami's Liberty City.

20
Pretty Ricky is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Pretty Ricky Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Pretty Ricky is an American R&B/hip hop group originated from Miami, Florida. Pretty Ricky originally consisted of five brothers: Baby Blue, Spectacular, Slick'em, Milk B & Pleasure P. ...more

21
The Mavericks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
The Mavericks Americana, Rockabilly, Country The Mavericks are an eclectic American band, combining neotraditional country music, Latin, and Rockabilly influences. The Mavericks were founded in 1989 in Miami, Florida. Between 1991 and ...more

22
Exposé is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Exposé Adult contemporary music, Pop music, House music Exposé is an American vocal group. Primarily consisting of lead vocalists Ann Curless, Jeanette Jurado, and Gioia Bruno, the group achieved much of their success between 1987 and 1993, ...more

23
I Set My Friends on Fire is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
I Set My Friends on Fire Synthpop, Nintendocore, Mathcore I Set My Friends on Fire is an American experimental music group from Miami, Florida. The band was formed in 2007 by Matt Mehana and former member Nabil Moo. The group signed with Epitaph ...more

24
Black Tide is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Black Tide Thrash metal, Metalcore, Power metal Black Tide is an American heavy metal band from Miami, Florida. Formed in 2004, the band consists of Gabriel Garcia, Austin Diaz and Cody Paige. They released their debut album, Light from ...more

25
Avenue D is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Avenue D Synthpop, Pop music, Queercore Avenue D was an American electroclash duo from Miami, Florida. Based in New York City, the duo consisted of Debbie D. and Daphne D.. They were protégés of Larry Tee, and performed ...more

26
Smitty is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Smitty Hip hop music Varick D. Smith, better known as Smitty, is an American rapper and hip-hop ghostwriter from Little Haiti, a neighborhood in Miami, Florida.

27
Poison the Well is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Poison the Well Experimental rock, Metalcore, Heavy metal Poison the Well is an experimental hardcore band from Miami, Florida who were last signed to Ferret Music. In 2010, they announced a hiatus to explore other interests. Guitarist Ryan Primack and ...more

28
Funky Green Dogs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Funky Green Dogs Murk is a house-music production team composed of Ralph Falcón and Oscar Gaetan). It formed in Miami in 1991. The group had seven consecutive singles that topped Billboard's Hot Dance ...more

29
Dominica is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Dominica Dance music SINGER / SONGWRITER DOMINICA, FROM MIAMI, FLORIDA JUST RE-RELEASED A NEW VERSION OF HER #1 HIT “I GOTTA LET U GO” WITH INTERNATIONAL DJ / PRODUCER PETER GELDERBLOM FALL 2011 ON SPINNIN RECORDS. ...more

30
Cool & Dre is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Cool & Dre Hip hop music Cool & Dre are a team of American record producers from North Miami, a suburb of Miami, Florida, consisting of Marcello "Cool" Valenzano and Andre "Dre" Christopher

31
Raul Malo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Raul Malo Americana, Salsa music, Latin jazz Raúl Francisco Martínez-Malo Jr., known professionally as Raúl Malo, is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer. He is the lead singer of country music ...more

32
Against All Authority is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Against All Authority Ska punk, Anarcho-punk, Skate punk Against All Authority was an American punk band, formed in Florida in 1992. Playing in the ska punk style, their business practice follows a stringent DIY ethic.

33
Terell Stafford is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Terell Stafford Jazz Terell Stafford appeared in A Film About Kids and Music. Sant Andreu Jazz Band the 2012 music documentary film .

34
The Postmarks is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
The Postmarks Indie pop, Pop music The Postmarks are an indie pop band from Pompano Beach, Florida formed in 2004. They released three albums and an EP between 2006 and 2009.

35
Radioboxer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Radioboxer Rock music, Power pop, Indie rock

36
Jin Au-Yeung is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Jin Au-Yeung Hip hop music Jin Au-Yeung, who performs under the stage name MC Jin, is an American-born rapper, songwriter, and actor of Chinese descent. Born in Miami, Florida, and later living in New York City, he ...more

37
Stevie B. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Stevie B. Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Stevie B is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, who was influential in the Latin freestyle and Hi-NRG dance music scene of the late 1980s, mostly in Miami. Stevie B is perhaps ...more

38
Git Fresh is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Git Fresh Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance music Git Fresh is an American R&B and hip hop group based in Miami, Florida. They are currently signed to Island Def Jam. The group was initially composed of Rude Boi, Pretti Sly, Penny, &

39
Adassa is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Adassa Reggaeton Adassa is an American reggaetón, dance, r&b, pop singer-songwriter also known as the "Reggaetón Princess".

40
Stacks is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Stacks Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues Yannique Barker is a rapper that goes by the stage name Stack$ (Stacks).

41
DJ Laz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
DJ Laz Reggae, Miami bass, Reggaeton Lazaro Mendez, better known by his stage name DJ Laz is a Cuban-American rapper and DJ from Miami, Florida. He hosted the weekday morning "DJ Laz Morning Show" in Miami on WPOW 96.5 ...more

42
David Thomas is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
David Thomas Rock music, Garage rock, Experimental rock David Lynn Thomas is an American singer, songwriter and musician. He was one of the founding members of the short-lived proto-punkers Rocket from the Tombs, where he went by the name of Crocus ...more

43
Otto von Schirach is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Otto von Schirach Miami bass, Intelligent dance music, Breakcore Otto von Schirach is a Miami bass, Cuban, IDM and breakcore artist from Miami, Florida. He is of Cuban/German descent. He has released most of his work on the Monkeytown, Ipecac, Schematic and ...more

44
George Acosta is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
George Acosta Trance music, Progressive house music

45
Jive Jones is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Jive Jones Pop punk, Rapcore, Skate punk Jive Jones, JIVEjones, or simply JIVE is a singer, songwriter, producer, model, and actor born and raised in Miami, Florida. He released his debut solo album Me, Myself, & I on Jive Records. ...more

46
Keith Anderson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Keith Anderson Country Keith Anderson is an American country music artist. Before signing to a record deal, Anderson was one of several co-writers on "Beer Run", a duet by Garth Brooks and George Jones, ...more

47
Cynic is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Cynic Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Technical death metal Cynic is an American progressive rock band — incorporating experimental music, alternative, metal and jazz fusion elements — founded in Miami, Florida, and currently based in Los Angeles, ...more

48
OXO is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
OXO Pop music, Dance-rock OXO was an American dance-rock band formed in 1983 by Ish 'Angel' Ledesma, the former lead singer of Foxy. He formed the band with guitarist Orlando Nuñez, bass player Frank Garcia, and ...more

49
Torche is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Torche Doom metal, Heavy metal, Stoner rock Torche is an American band from Miami, Florida, whose sound is often described as stoner metal, or sludge metal. They formed in 2004 and have released three full-length studio albums, four EPs, ...more

50
Marcus Ramone Cooper is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Miami
Marcus Ramone Cooper Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Marcus Ramone Cooper, better known by his stage name Pleasure P is an American R&B singer-songwriter, who experienced success as a member of the group Pretty Ricky before embarking on a solo ...more