This list of famous Philadelphian musicians includes both bands and solo artists, as well as many singers/groups of indie and underground status. From legendary rocker Joan Jett to jazz band The Roots, to soulful powerhouse female vocalists Patti LaBelle and Erykah Badu, this compilation of Philadelphia native artists features a wide range of genres, such as R&B, hard rock, alternative, metal, punk, pop, folk, country, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and even blues.
If you're wondering, "What musical duos, bands, or singing groups are from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?" or "Where can I find a good list of popular Philadelphia musicians?" then look no further! Check out some of the best, local, top artists from Philly below.