List of Famous Bands from Portsmouth

List of Portsmouth bands, listed by their level of fame. This Portsmouth musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Portsmouth bands are included, as well as many Portsmouth musicians of underground status. This list of Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth 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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  • Missy Elliott
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop
    • Albums: Under Construction, Supa Dupa Fly, Miss E ...So Addictive, Da Real World, This Is Not a Test!
    Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and philanthropist. She embarked on her music career with all-female R&B group ...more
  • Roland Orzabal
    Synthpop, New Wave, Classic rock
    • Albums: Tomcats Screaming Outside
    Roland Jaime Orzabal de la Quintana (born 22 August 1961) is an English musician. He is a co-founder, main songwriter and joint vocalist of Tears for Fears, and has also produced other artists.
  • Roger Hodgson

    Roger Hodgson

    Pop rock, Progressive rock, Art rock
    • Albums: Rites of Passage, In the Eye of the Storm, Open the Door, Hai Hai, Classics Live
    Charles Roger Pomfret Hodgson (born 21 March 1950) is an English musician, singer and songwriter, best known as the former co-frontman and founder member of progressive rock band Supertramp. Hodgson ...more
  • Nicole Wray
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
    • Albums: Make It Hot, Boss Chick, Make It Hot, Ms. America, If I Was Your Girlfriend
    Nicole Monique Wray (born May 2, 1979), also known as simply Nicole, is an American R&B and hip hop singer. Her 1998 debut single "Make It Hot" was certified gold.
  • Julia Fordham
    Pop music, Jazz
    • Albums: Porcelain, Julia Fordham, Falling Forward, That's Life, China Blue
    Julia Fordham (born 10 August 1962) is a British singer-songwriter. Her professional career started in the early 1980s, under the name "Jules Fordham", as a backing singer for Mari Wilson and Kim ...more
    • Albums: The Essential, The Very Best of Earl Thomas Conley, The Essential Earl Thomas Conley, Greatest Hits, Volume 2
    Earl Thomas Conley (October 17, 1941 – April 10, 2019) was an American country music singer-songwriter. Between 1980 and 2003, he recorded ten studio albums, including seven for the RCA Records ...more