Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Tampa

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List of Tampa bands, listed by their level of fame. This Tampa musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Tampa bands are included, as well as many Tampa musicians of underground status. This list of Tampa 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 Tampa 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.

Examples include Iced Earth and The Outlaws.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Tampa?" or "What is a list of Tampa bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (43 items)

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Iced Earth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Power metal
Iced Earth is an American heavy metal band from Tampa, Florida. It was formed in 1985 under the name Purgatory by guitarist and main songwriter Jon Schaffer and original drummer Greg Seymour. ...more

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The Outlaws is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Rock music, Country rock, Country
The Outlaws are a Southern rock/country rock band best known for their 1975 hits "There Goes Another Love Song" and "Green Grass and High Tides".

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Khia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Gangsta rap
Khia Shamone Finch, better known just as Khia, is an American rapper, songwriter, singer, and record producer.

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Slim Whitman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Folk music, Country
Ottis Dewey Whitman, Jr., known professionally as Slim Whitman, was an American country music and western music singer, songwriter and instrumentalist known for his yodeling abilities and his ...more

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Brooke Hogan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop
Brooke Ellen Bollea better known by her stage name Brooke Hogan, is an American reality television star, actress, singer, and media personality. She is the daughter of famous professional ...more

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Willa Ford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Pop music, Dance-pop
Amanda Lee Modano known by her stage names Willa Ford and often as Mandy Modano, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, model, television personality and film actress. She released her debut ...more

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Mel Tillis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Outlaw country, Country
Lonnie Melvin "Mel" Tillis is an American country music singer and songwriter. Although he recorded songs since the late 1950s, his biggest success occurred in the 1970s, with a long ...more

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Aaron Carter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music
Aaron Charles Carter is an American singer. He came to fame as a pop and hip hop singer in the late 1990s, establishing himself as a star among pre-teen and teenage audiences during the ...more

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David Sanborn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Pop music, Rock music, Smooth jazz
David Sanborn is an American alto saxophonist. Though Sanborn has worked in many genres, his solo recordings typically blend jazz with instrumental pop and R&B. He released his first solo ...more

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From First to Last is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo
From First to Last is an American rock band based in Arizona, originally coming from the Los Angeles Area, Illinois and Tampa, Florida. The band currently consists of vocalist Spencer Sotelo, ...more

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Nat Adderley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Hard bop, Soul jazz
Nathaniel "Nat" Adderley was an American jazz cornet and trumpet player who played in the hard bop and soul jazz genres. He was the brother of saxophonist Julian "Cannonball" ...more

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Deicide is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Heavy metal, Death metal
Deicide is an American death metal band formed in 1987 by bassist and vocalist Glen Benton and drummer Steve Asheim. The band rose to mainstream success in 1992 with their second album Legion, ...more

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Yo Majesty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dirty rap
Yo! Majesty is an American hip hop group consisting of singer Jwl B and rappers Shunda K and Shon B, produced by UK-based electro group HardfeelingsUK. Yo! Majesty was mentioned as one of the ...more

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Cordell Francis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Popular music, Christian music, Hip Pop R&B

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Morbid Angel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Heavy metal, Death metal
Morbid Angel is an American death metal band based in Tampa, Florida. UK music magazine Terrorizer ranked Morbid Angel's 1989 debut Altars of Madness first in its list "Top 40 greatest ...more

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Acheron is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Black metal, Blackened death metal, Death metal
Acheron is an American death/black metal band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that was formed by Vincent Crowley in 1988.

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Nocturnus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Technical death metal, Heavy metal, Death metal
Nocturnus was an American progressive death metal band formed in Tampa, Florida in 1987 by drummer/vocalist Mike Browning. They were known for their science-fiction themed lyrics and use of ...more

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Obituary is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Heavy metal, Death metal
Obituary is an American death metal band formed in October 1984 in Tampa, Florida, United States, under the name Executioner, then changed the name's spelling to Xecutioner, and later changed ...more

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Zulema is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Rhythm and blues, Soul music
Zulema Cusseaux, usually credited as Zulema, was an American disco and rhythm & blues singer and songwriter. Aside from her solo career, she was a member of an early line up of Faith, Hope ...more

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Massacre is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Heavy metal, Death metal
Massacre was an American death metal band. They were formed in 1984 by Allen West, Bill Andrews, Rick Rozz, and Terry Butler, and soon after vocalist Kam Lee joined. The band has reunited ...more

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Six Feet Under is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Groove metal, Death 'n' roll, Heavy metal
Six Feet Under is an American death metal band from Tampa, Florida, formed in 1993. The band was originally a side project by Cannibal Corpse vocalist Chris Barnes with guitarist Allen West of ...more

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Resurrection is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Heavy metal, Death metal

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Aubrey Haynie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Bluegrass, Country
Aubrey Haynie is an American bluegrass musician who plays the fiddle and mandolin. In his career, he has recorded three studio albums for the Sugar Hill Records label, all three of which ...more

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Matt Hires is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Matt Hires Pop rock
Matt Hires is an American singer-songwriter from Tampa, Florida. Drawing inspiration from influences as disparate as The Band, Sufjan Stevens, Wilco and Ryan Adams, Matt became the first artist ...more

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This Runs Through is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Tampa
Deathcore, Christian hardcore, Metalcore
This Runs Through was an American metalcore band from Tampa, Florida. Founded in April 2002, and only one month later begun touring throughout the east coast of America. They have to date only ...more