List of Famous Bands from Queensbridge, Queens

List of Queensbridge, Queens bands, listed by their level of fame. This Queensbridge, Queens musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Queensbridge, Queens bands are included, as well as many Queensbridge, Queens musicians of underground status. This list of Queensbridge, Queens 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 Queensbridge, Queens 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 is made up of many different bands, including Nas and Marley Marl.

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  • Nas
    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, East Coast hip hop
    • Albums: Illmatic, Life Is Good, Untitled Nas album, It Was Written, Stillmatic
    Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known as Nas, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor. He is the son of jazz musician Olu Dara. Since 1994, Nas has released eight consecutive ...more
  • Marley Marl
    Hip hop music
    • Albums: Hip Hop Lives, In Control, Volume 1, Re-Entry, In Control
    Marlon Williams (born September 30, 1962), better known by his stage name Marley Marl, is an American DJ, record producer, rapper and record label founder, primarily operating in hip hop music. ...more
  • Cold Chillin' Juice Crew
    Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop
    The Juice Crew was a hip hop collective of largely Queensbridge-based artists in the mid- to late-1980s. Founded by producer Marley Marl and radio DJ Mr. Magic and housed by Tyrone William's Cold ...more
  • Intelligent Hoodlum
    Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Mafioso rap
    • Albums: Intelligent Hoodlum, Thug Matrix, Against All Odds, Thug Matrix 2, Tragedy: Saga of a Hoodlum
    Percy Chapman (born August 13, 1971), known by his stage name Tragedy Khadafi (formerly Intelligent Hoodlum), is an American rapper and record producer. Chapman hails from the Queensbridge Housing ...more
  • Big Noyd
    Hip hop music
    • Albums: Only the Strong, Illustrious, The Stickup Kid, On the Grind, Armed and Dangerous
    TaJuan Akeem Perry, (born May 7, 1975), better known by his stage name Big Noyd, is an American rapper from Queensbridge, New York. He is closely affiliated with Mobb Deep, and is featured on all of ...more
  • MC Shan
    Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues, Pop rock
    • Albums: Born to Be Wild, Down by Law, Play It Again, Shan, The Best of Cold Chillin’
    Shawn Moltke (born September 6, 1965) better known by his stage name MC Shan, is an American hip hop and R&B recording artist. He is best known for his song "The Bridge" produced by Marley Marl, ...more