Top Ten Best Bands Named After a Band Member


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1Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)Van Halen is an American hard rock band formed in Pasadena, California, in 1972. From 1974 until 1985, the band consisted of guitarist Eddie Van Halen, vocalist David Lee Roth, drummer Alex Van Halen, and bassist Michael Anthony.V2 Comments
2Bon Jovi (Jon Bon Jovi)

Wow. How did I forget to put this on the list? Whoever wrote it in, Thank You. Because they should be a lot higher - Shake_n_Bake13

3Marilyn Manson (Marilyn Manson)

This guy is amazing, her style so cool... - 05yusuf09

4Dio (Ronnie James Dio)Dio was an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 and led by vocalist Ronnie James Dio, after he left Black Sabbath with intentions to form a new band with fellow former Black Sabbath member, drummer Vinny Appice.
5Alice Cooper (Alice Cooper)Alice Cooper was an American rock band formed in Phoenix, Arizona in 1964. The band consisted of lead singer Vince Furnier, Glen Buxton, Michael Bruce, Dennis Dunaway, and Neal Smith.
6Dokken (Don Dokken)
7Santana (Carlos Santana)Santana is an American Latin rock band formed in San Francisco, California in 1967 by Mexican-American guitarist Carlos Santana.
8Slaughter (Mark Slaughter)
9Steve Miller Band (Steve Miller)The Steve Miller Band is an American rock band formed in 1966 in San Francisco, California. The band is led by Steve Miller on guitar and lead vocals.
10Fleetwood Mac (Mick Fleetwood and John McVie)

Or Christine Mcvie. But yeah, John was first in the band. - IronSabbathPriest

Good Catch! Many don't know this - Billyv

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?Motionless In White (Chris Motionless)
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11Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)
12Danzig (Glenn Danzig)Danzig is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey, United States. The band is the musical outlet for singer and songwriter Glenn Danzig, preceded by the horror punk bands the Misfits and Samhain.
13King Diamond - King Diamond
14U.D.O. (Udo Dirkschneider)
15Jimi Hendrix Experience (Jimi Hendrix)
16Michael Schenker Group (Michael Schenker)
17Daughtry (Chris Daughtry)Daughtry is an American rock band formed and fronted by namesake Chris Daughtry, who was a finalist on the fifth season of American Idol. Their self-titled debut album was released in November 2006.
18Lizzy Borden (Lizzy Borden)
19Breaking Benjamin (Benjamin Burnley)
20Dave Matthews Band (Dave Matthews)
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
2. Alice Cooper (Alice Cooper)
3. Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)
1. Bon Jovi (Jon Bon Jovi)
2. Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)
3. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
1. Dio (Ronnie James Dio)
2. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
3. Bon Jovi (Jon Bon Jovi)

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