Bands/Musicians The Best Native American Bands/Artists  

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Native american music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good native american music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top native american music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Native american music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all native american music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest native american music bands of all time, since the most famous native american music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best native american music music.

You can click on the native american music band names to see more information about that particular notable native american music group. If they're near the top of the best native american music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top native american music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the native american music band names themselves.

Artists include everything from Rita Coolidge to Tomahawk. Vote for the best artists to see them graduate to the top of the list. Downvote the artists you like the least, like R. Carlos Nakai or Jan Michael Looking Wolf. If you do like them, then vote them up.

All important, significant and iconic names in native american music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new native american music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of native american music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into native american music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good native american music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent native american music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best native american music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest native american music musician ever?"

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Redbone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Usti added Redbone Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Funk

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Robbie Robertson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
RobertHill added Robbie Robertson Rock music, Folk rock, Country rock

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Indigenous is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
bojanthebest added Indigenous Blues-rock, Rock music

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R. Carlos Nakai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
R. Carlos Nakai Native American music

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A Tribe Called Red is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Kutseena added A Tribe Called Red Hip Hop

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Buffy Sainte-Marie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
MarylyleMcCue added Buffy Sainte-Marie Rock music, Folk music, Electronic music

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Rita Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Rita Coolidge Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Soft rock

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Angel320 added Indian Calling Native American music

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belanaakim added Kyle Johnson Folk Rock Native

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Blackfire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
BertaBenally added Blackfire Alternative rock, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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Mariee Sioux is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
MarylyleMcCue added Mariee Sioux Psychedelic folk, Folk music

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Buddy Red Bow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Buddy Red Bow

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Brulé is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Lesley Hahn added Brule Native American

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Bill Miller is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Bill Miller

The Greatest American Rock Bands

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Mickie James is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
MarylyleMcCue added Mickie James Country

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Jana is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Jana Pop music, Electronic music, Rhythm and blues

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Jan Michael Looking Wolf is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Jan Michael Looking Wolf Native American music

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Robert Mirabal is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Usti added Robert Mirabal

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Kashtin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
KimParker added Kashtin Folk Rock Duo - Kashtin were a Canadian folk rock duo in the 1980s and 1990s, one of the most commercially successful and famous musical groups in First Nations history.

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Blackfire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
BertaBenally added Blackfire

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XIT is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Xit

The Best Concert Movies Streaming on Hulu

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Joanne Shenandoah is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Joanne Shenandoah

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Marty Stuart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Marty Stuart Rock music, Bluegrass, Gospel music

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Coupstick is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
RobertMorris1 added Coupstick

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Blackfoot is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
dan808 added Blackfoot Rock music, Heavy metal, Southern rock

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Chuck Billy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
dan808 added Chuck Billy Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Death metal

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Kim Thayil is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
dan808 added Kim Thayil Grunge, Heavy metal, Alternative rock

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George Leach is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Usti added George Leach

The Best Taylor Swift Songs

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Susan Aglukark is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Susan Aglukark Pop music, Folk music, Country

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StevenRushingwind added Steven Rushingwind Native American Flute Music

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Sihasin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
BertaBenally added Sihasin

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Supaman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Mike Sellers added Supaman rap

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max-c-m added Imagenes

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Douglas Blue Feather is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Douglas Blue Feather added Douglas Blue Feather New Age, World, Instrumental - Douglas Blue Feather is an internationally known recording artist and performer of music featuring the Native American flute. Recognized as one of the most accomplished flutists of today, he has released 18 CDs which have been ...

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Apryl Allen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Apryl Allen

16 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

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Samantha Crain is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Grundoon Oakifanoakie added Samantha Crain Americana, Indie, Folk music

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Corporate Avenger is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Holly Riggle added Corporate Avenger Hip hop music, Industrial metal, Industrial hip hop

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Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
sophie.durkee.psd added Taylor Swift Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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Charles Littleleaf is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists

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Kristi Lane Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Lóryen Bessa added Kristi Lane Sinclair Folk, Indie, Grunge

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Jim Pepper is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Kassie Lanzarotta added Jim Pepper Witchi-Tai-To

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AngelaLazon added Angela Lazon pop

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Casper Loma-da- is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Casper Loma-da-

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The Gary Sappier Blues Band is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Gary Sappier added The Gary Sappier Blues Band

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Unami is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Michael Allen added Unami

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Rushingwind & Mucklow is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
StevenRushingwind added Rushingwind & Mucklow Native American Music - Native American Music  

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Gary Stroutsos is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists

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Martin Espino is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Native American Bands/Artists
Martin Espino Folk music, Ambient music, Native American music